New glassware designed to enhance flavors of Coca-Cola

New glassware designed to enhance flavors of Coca-Cola

(Relaxnews) – Just as snifter glasses are designed to enhance the brandy drinking experience, Coca-Cola is trying to convince consumers that a specially designed glass can also enhance the flavors of their fizzy drink. Developed in partnership with Riedel, the new glasses are inspired by the curves of the original Coca-Cola contoured bottle, and are said […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
Childless couples are happier with their relationships: study

Childless couples are happier with their relationships: study

(Relaxnews) – New research from Open University in the UK finds that couples without children are more satisfied with their relationships than couples with kids. In a study of more than 5,000 adults, findings showed that childless couples have happier marriages and feel more valued in their relationships, reports The Guardian. But researchers also found that […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Is life better with kids? Not always, says study

Is life better with kids? Not always, says study

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Are people with kids happier than people without? In the United States, those with and without kids rate their lives about the same, but globally children tend to diminish well-being, said a study Monday. The results were derived from two major surveys by Gallup that included almost three million people worldwide. One survey […]

Three ways to lift the winter blues

Three ways to lift the winter blues

(Relaxnews) – When winter is in full swing, all those dark, frigid days can give you “the winter blues” — mild depression that can cause low energy and waning motivation. Here are a few research-backed ways to lift yourself out of the doldrums. Go green: If you’re a city dweller, a new study published last month […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Pops on getting back with Martin: Nag-iba na ako

Pops on getting back with Martin: Nag-iba na ako

Pops Fernandez only responded with a hearty laugh when asked if it is possible that she and her former husband, Martin Nievera, would get back together. Fernandez was hesitant to directly address if reconciliation is possible, saying things have already changed since they parted ways in 2000. “When I do think about it, because siyempre […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Golden Globes draw biggest US audience for 10 years

Golden Globes draw biggest US audience for 10 years

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Nearly 21 million people watched the 71st annual Golden Globes on US television, its best audience for a decade, according to ratings cited Monday by industry journal Variety. The three-hour Sunday night telecast from Beverly Hills drew 20.9 million viewers, a six percent increase from the 19.7 million who watched last year’s […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Bite-Sized Valentine’s Day Treats Get to the Heart of the Holiday

Bite-Sized Valentine’s Day Treats Get to the Heart of the Holiday

(Family Features) Nothing says “I love you” on Valentine’s Day more than heart-shaped, homemade treats. This year, try individual treats to make each gift recipient feel extra special. You’ll love the fact that they are simple to create. “Though small in size, mini-treats deliver a big message to all of the Valentines on your list,” […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes, Holidays, Kitchenomics, Valentine's Day ·
Audi reveals Shooting Brake concept ahead of Detroit debt

Audi reveals Shooting Brake concept ahead of Detroit debt

(Relaxnews) – For the 2014 North American International Auto Show, the German car company is pooling all of its four-wheel-drive and hybrid-power know-how for a compact SUV show car with mass appeal potential. On first glance, it looks like a serious off-roader that has been accidentally shrunk in the wash. The Allroad Shooting Brake Concept […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Milan menswear shows: day two highlights

Milan menswear shows: day two highlights

(Relaxnews) – On Sunday, the second day of Milan men’s fashion week for the Fall-Winter 2014/15 season, the fashion world turned its attention to the latest collections from some of the biggest names in style, including Bottega Veneta, Missoni and Prada. Bottega Veneta The athletic silhouettes of Bottega Veneta’s runway models were exhibited in simple, […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Shakira posts ‘Can’t Remember to Forget You’ featuring Rihanna

Shakira posts ‘Can’t Remember to Forget You’ featuring Rihanna

(Relaxnews) – Colombian singer Shakira and Barbadian singer Rihanna dropped their duet on January 13 after teasing it on Twitter last week. The catchy, uptempo single is available via VEVO and YouTube as an audio-only video after first debuting Monday on LA radio show “On Air with Ryan Seacrest.” It is Shakira’s first track from […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
‘Frozen’ claims first place in worldwide box office

‘Frozen’ claims first place in worldwide box office

(Relaxnews) – In theaters since late November, Disney’s seasonal animated film has finally earned the title of highest-grossing film at the worldwide box office for the weekend ending January 12, bringing in $42.87 million across 51 countries, according to Rentrak. “Lone Survivor,” showing in just three territories, is in second place at the global box […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘American Hustle’ wins best musical/comedy film Globe

‘American Hustle’ wins best musical/comedy film Globe

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Crime caper “American Hustle” won the Golden Globe for best musical/comedy film on Sunday, as Hollywood’s second biggest awards fest neared its climax. The film by David O. Russell, which had already won best actress and supporting actress prizes, beat “Her,” “Inside Llewyn Davis,” “Nebraska” and “The Wolf Of Wall Street”. mt/sst

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘American Hustle,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ win early Golden Globes

‘American Hustle,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ win early Golden Globes

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – “American Hustle” stars Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence took early prizes at the Golden Globes on Sunday, while cult TV show “Breaking Bad” won honors on the small screen. Adams won best actress and Lawrence best supporting actress for their role in the crime caper, which was among the leading contenders for […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Stars strut on soggy Globes red carpet

Stars strut on soggy Globes red carpet

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Hollywood’s A-list stars on Sunday donned eye-popping gowns — with welcome pops of colors — on the Golden Globes red carpet, where a sprinkler malfunction almost rained on the fashion parade. Workers scrambled to mop up the mess before Tinseltown’s top film and television actors headed to the Beverly Hilton for the […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
List of Golden Globe winners

List of Golden Globe winners

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Here is a list of the winners in key categories at the 71st annual Golden Globes, announced on Sunday in Beverly Hills: FILM Best film, drama: “12 Years A Slave” Best film, musical or comedy: “American Hustle” Best actor, drama: Matthew McConaughey, “Dallas Buyers Club” Best actor, musical or comedy: Leonardo DiCaprio, […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Puma celebrates Chinese New Year

Puma celebrates Chinese New Year

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the 2014 Chinese New Year, Puma has released a “Year Of The Horse” collection. The four-sneaker pack features two colorways in two suede styles — the Puma Suede Mid and the Puma Suede Low — all packaged in a special box. The new designs feature Chinese symbols and “pay respect to […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Holidays, Lunar New Year, Sports & Recreation ·
Samsung: affordable OLED TVs still four years away

Samsung: affordable OLED TVs still four years away

(Relaxnews) – Continuing manufacturing problems mean that the TVs are still proving harder to mass produce than originally expected. Even though this past week’s International CES was swamped with televisions, those sporting OLED Ultra HD displays still managed to stand out, so incredibly sharp and clear are the images they’re capable of generating. OLED technology […]

11.01.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Film, Games, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Feel 10 feet tall with Mopar Muscle

Feel 10 feet tall with Mopar Muscle

(Relaxnews) – This monster truck is not just monster in terms of size, it’s also equally massive in the performance department. A seriously customized 9-liter supercharged HEMI engine under the hood is capable of pumping out 2000hp — that’s almost two Bugatti Veyrons. That said, the world’s greatest supercar weighs considerably less than 4672kg. The […]

11.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Offbeat, Sports & Recreation ·
Vibrating watch corrects your perception of time

Vibrating watch corrects your perception of time

(Relaxnews) – Ever had the sort of day where you just didn’t understand where the time went? A vibrating ‘watch’ that buzzes on your wrist every five minutes could help you out. ‘Durr’ is the invention of Norwegian design duo Theo Tveterås and Lars Marcus Vedeler, who recently released the product under their studio Skrekstore. The […]

11.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology, Videos ·
Despite social media, most people have only a handful of close friends: study

Despite social media, most people have only a handful of close friends: study

(Relaxnews) – Whether or not you have hundreds of contacts through social media, people still only have a handful of people they consider good friends, a new University of Oxford study finds. Despite the flurry of posts and photos on Facebook and Twitter, the researchers found that people maintain the same number of close friends […]

11.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Online ·