One way to boost your health? Fix your slow computer: survey

One way to boost your health? Fix your slow computer: survey

(Relaxnews) – A new survey finds that on average, Americans spend two hours a week waiting on their slow computers, which leaves people drained, stressed, and less likely to engage in a healthy lifestyle, researchers said. If you’ve been using a slow computer for the past year, you may have wasted more than an entire […]

Apple sets the date for its Asia Red Friday sale

Apple sets the date for its Asia Red Friday sale

(Relaxnews) – The annual event designed to celebrate the Lunar New Year will take place on January 10. On that date, and for one day only, the Apple website and official Apple Stores in Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand are expected to offer generously discounted Macs, iPods, iPads and accessories. Expect quantities […]

Rolls-Royce announces limited-edition Ghost

Rolls-Royce announces limited-edition Ghost

(Relaxnews) – The Ghost V-Specification boasts greater power and will only be available for customers to commission for the next six months. The company’s chief executive, Torsten Müller-Ötvös, says that the idea behind the limited edition is to celebrate “one of Ghost’s defining characteristics: the exquisite 6.6-liter Rolls-Royce V12 engine.” As such the car, which […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
Marriott opens America’s tallest hotel in New York

Marriott opens America’s tallest hotel in New York

(Relaxnews) – The hotel chain has just opened the “tallest single-use hotel in North America,” which occupies a 68-storey building in the heart of Manhattan. Located on Broadway, in close proximity to Central Park and Times Square, the glass skyscraper designed by New York architect Nobutaka Ashihara actually includes two hotels: the Courtyard by Marriott, […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Bullock, Timberlake top winners at People’s Choice awards

Bullock, Timberlake top winners at People’s Choice awards

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – “Gravity” star Sandra Bullock, chart-topping singer Justin Timberlake and blockbuster “Iron Man 3″ were the biggest winners at the public-voted People’s Choice awards show Wednesday. On the small screen, hit comedy “The Big Bang Theory” and drama “The Good Wife” were among the top winners, while actors earning prizes included Chris Colfer, […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Adele’s ’21′ passes 3 million US digital sales

Adele’s ’21′ passes 3 million US digital sales

(NEW YORK-AFP) – The album “21″ by British singer Adele has become the first to pass three million digital sales in the United States, the leading online tracking company Nielsen said Wednesday. Three years after its release, the album, Adele’s second record, continues to have robust sales and so far has shifted 26 million copies […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Penelope Cruz stars in latest Loewe campaign

Penelope Cruz stars in latest Loewe campaign

(Relaxnews) – A brand ambassador for the luxury ready-to-wear label since 2012, the Spanish actress poses once again in the Spring-Summer 2014 campaign. It doesn’t take much to make Penelope Cruz look sexy and glamorous. Dressed in a simple trench coat, her hair slightly damp, the gorgeous brunette is simply stunning. One image from the […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
Dane DeHaan shot by Annie Leibovitz for Prada

Dane DeHaan shot by Annie Leibovitz for Prada

(Relaxnews) – The Italian luxury brand has revealed its Spring-Summer 2014 menswear campaign. Up-and-coming young actor Dane DeHaan was photographed by famed portraitist Annie Leibovitz for the latest Pradamenswear advertising. DeHaan’s name is gaining fame as he recently starred alongside Bradley Cooper and Ryan Gosling in the 2013 hit “The Place Beyond the Pines” as well as […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Miss Tourism 2013/2014 visits PHL Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, joins Embassy’s first flag ceremony for 2014

Miss Tourism 2013/2014 visits PHL Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, joins Embassy’s first flag ceremony for 2014

The Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur’s first flag-raising ceremony for the year was made extra-special, as Miss Tourism International 2013/2014 Angeli Dione Gomez was present with Embassy officers and staff, and members of the Filipino community. Accompanying her is D’Touch International Liaison Director Irene Liong.  The company is the organizer of the Miss Tourism International […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PAGASA to use old list of cyclone names for 2014

PAGASA to use old list of cyclone names for 2014

MANILA (Mabuhay) — State weather forecasters are using a new old list of names for the cyclones that will enter the Philippine area of responsibility in 2014. While the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration’s 2014 list is different from that of last year, it has the same names as those in 2010. The […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Filipino films make waves in Palm Springs International Film Festival

Filipino films make waves in Palm Springs International Film Festival

By Fe P. Koons Palm Springs, CA – Three very moving Filipino films attracted audiences in the Palm Springs International Film Festival last weekend Jan. 3-5 at the Regal Cinema. Iloilo which garnered the Cannes D’Oro award for first time filmmakers at the Cannes packed the theater. Anthony Chen, director of the film revealed how […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Local News ·
Pechanga Resort & Casino New Membership Benefit and Upcoming Concert

Pechanga Resort & Casino New Membership Benefit and Upcoming Concert

New Membership Benefit If you are not yet a member of The Club at Pechanga, signing up is free and easy. Open to everyone 21 and older with valid ID, simply stop by the club desk and you will soon be on your way to accumulating valuable perks each time you play your favorite slots […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
‘Polar vortex’ slams US with record cold weather

‘Polar vortex’ slams US with record cold weather

By Mira Oberman CHICAGO  (AFP) – A “polar vortex” dropped over a huge section of the United States on Monday, sending temperatures plunging across the Midwest as the East Coast braced for the bitter Arctic blast. Meteorologists predicted the lowest temperatures in two decades in some areas of the country, with the mercury at -35 […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Regine for 2014: Look forward and be positive

Regine for 2014: Look forward and be positive

Regine Velasquez was beset with problems last year, including her father having been hospitalized for sometime. The singer acknowledged that her bout with seeming negativity “overshadowed” some of the more beautiful things that happened in her life in 2013. “Hindi ko alam kung ano ‘yung magandang bagay na nangyari sa akin, marami naman, kaya lang […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
PHL economy to grow 7-7.5% in 2014 – Metrobanks FMIC

PHL economy to grow 7-7.5% in 2014 – Metrobanks FMIC

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Despite the natural calamities last year, higher spending by the government and private sectors to fund the reconstruction of damaged areas will sustain the growth momentum this year, First Metro Investment Corp., the investment banker of the Metrobank Group said Monday. While the Philippines suffered the devastation wreaked by storms and earthquakes, […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Jaeger-LeCoultre presents Valentine’s Day edition of Rendez-Vous watch

Jaeger-LeCoultre presents Valentine’s Day edition of Rendez-Vous watch

(Relaxnews) – For Valentine’s Day, the Swiss watch maker has presented an exceptionally romantic version of its Rendez-Vous watch with a red patent leather strap. In addition to its bright red color symbolizing passion, this limited edition strap has a small, secret pouch designed to hold a tiny letter. For an unforgettable gift, the giver […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
Fitbug unveils specialized training packages

Fitbug unveils specialized training packages

(Relaxnews) – UK-based Fitbug has unveiled targeted 12-week training plans to help users of its low-priced Orb reach their fitness goals this year. Users will soon be able to select plans such as “no more baby belly,” “golf gorgeous” or “bum beautiful” to access specialized workouts and online and app-based tools. The service, unveiled at […]

Nike unveils three Air Max retakes

Nike unveils three Air Max retakes

(Relaxnews) – After announcing a fresh update to its classic Nike Air Max last month with the Air Max Lunar 90, the Swoosh brand has unveiled two additional looks: the Air Max 90 Jacquard and Air Max 90 Ice. One of the more popular Air Max styles, the Air Max Lunar90 ($130) features Nike’s cushioning […]

CAN BANKRUPTCY STOP A FORECLOSURE?

CAN BANKRUPTCY STOP A FORECLOSURE?

There has been several articles in the press recently, that suggests we are about to experience a new wave of foreclosures this spring. Banks usually, try to avoid dumping their entire foreclosure portfolio at once, to prevent prices dropping so low, that it encourages even more people to default. Who wants to service a mortgage […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen ·
Prada Spring-Summer 2014 campaign highlights colorful mixing

Prada Spring-Summer 2014 campaign highlights colorful mixing

(Relaxnews) – The Italian fashion brand has revealed its latest print advertising campaign, with a film set to follow soon. Shot by fashion legend Steven Meisel, Prada’s latest campaign shows off the “fierce and independent spirit of the collection” according to the label. The female faces staring out at the camera match the clothes, which were themselves […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·