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 ·
Etihad Airways offers chance to train with Manchester City

Etihad Airways offers chance to train with Manchester City

(Relaxnews) - Travelers who book a flight on the UAE’s national airline can enter to win a training session with the famous British soccer team. While Qatar is counting on the French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain to attract tourists — the club has posed for posters promoting the destination and was recently brought to Doha for […]

What does 2014 hold for web design trends?

What does 2014 hold for web design trends?

(Relaxnews) – As technology races on at lightning speed into 2014, what does the future hold for web design? According to The Next Web (TNW), many of the trends we saw develop over the course of 2013 will continue to be popular, while design in general will become more aesthetically minimalistic. Fancy fonts will be at the […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
General Mills pledges GMO-free Cheerios

General Mills pledges GMO-free Cheerios

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Cheerios will be made without any genetically modified ingredients in the United States, producer General Mills announced, answering growing consumer concerns about the issue. The popular breakfast cereal is already made in Europe without GMO (genetically modified organism) content, and the company said late Thursday that Original Cheerios had only contained a small […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Environment, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Nissan to present sports sedan concept in Detroit

Nissan to present sports sedan concept in Detroit

(Relaxnews) – At the North American International Auto Show, opening its doors Saturday, January 18, the Japanese manufacturer plans to debut a new concept car in the form of a sports sedan. The model is designed to exhibit Nissan’s shift towards a new visual identity. A few weeks ahead of the show, Nissan is teasing […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
SkyCycle: London’s futuristic new bike highway?

SkyCycle: London’s futuristic new bike highway?

(Relaxnews) – Fancy cycling along the London skyline? It could soon be an everyday occurrence, following the unveiling of the SkyCycle proposal, a revolutionary network of cycle decks throughout the capital. The proposal comprises over 220 kilometers of traffic-free cycle routes following exisiting suburban rail lines, with each route capable of accommodating up to 12,000 […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment ·
Ten architecture and design figures to watch in 2014

Ten architecture and design figures to watch in 2014

(Relaxnews) – 2014 is set to be an exciting year for architecture and design. We give you ten people, studios or projects to keep an eye on. Tom Dixon Named Maison et Objet Designer of the Year for 2014, Tom Dixon has a busy year ahead of him. Following his successful foray into sportswear in […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Ready for smart contact lenses?

Ready for smart contact lenses?

(Relaxnews) – Is Innovega’s iOptik system the future of wearable technology, or a technological step too far? There are many complaints about Google Glass, but one of the biggest from its small band of users is that the device makes them look silly. But how about if the technology could be shrunk down into a […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Science & Technology, Videos ·
Bluetooth flower pots bring smart tech to gardeners

Bluetooth flower pots bring smart tech to gardeners

(Relaxnews) – MEG’s next-generation flower pots, slated to go on sale in 2014, use advanced technology to ensure that houseplants survive and thrive, even when their owners lack a green thumb. The technology behind these innovative flower pots was created by entrepreneurs Raphaëlle Seyfried and Franz Ezin through their start-up MEG (Mind Every Garden). The […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Environment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Lancôme launches 2-in-1 night cream with massage disk

Lancôme launches 2-in-1 night cream with massage disk

(Relaxnews) – The French luxury brand is expanding its Rénergie range with a new two-in-one treatment designed to tone and tighten skin through the night. “Rénergie French Lift” will arrive at beauty counters from March 3. With this new anti-aging treatment, Lancôme hopes to usher in “a new era of instrumental cosmetic face lifts,” namely […]

Issey Miyake goes green

Issey Miyake goes green

(Relaxnews) – For spring 2014, the brand has released two new green versions of its L’Eau d’Issey fragrances for men and women. Japanese luxury label Issey Miyake is celebrating Spring with two new pop-up fragrance editions. The Tokyo born label has added a Lotus twist to its L’Eau d’Issey women’s fragrance and spritzed up a Yuzu […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Estée Lauder launching Pure Color Envy lip colors

Estée Lauder launching Pure Color Envy lip colors

(Relaxnews) – Estée Lauder has unveiled its Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick line, 20 statement shades with rich pigments, a creamy moisturizing formula and six-hour staying power. Notably, it’s the ‘Time Release Encapsulated Moisture Complex with Hyaluronic Acid’ that, according to the company, “helps boost lips’ ability to attract, capture and seal-in continuous hydration.” The lipsticks […]

07.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Cyber criminals to target mobile, social in 2014

Cyber criminals to target mobile, social in 2014

(Relaxnews) – McAfee Labs predicts that the year ahead will bring increased malware attacks and other cyber risks aimed at smartphones, tablets and social media activity. The cyber-security firm’s 2014 Predictions Report gives consumers an idea of the cyber risks they could be facing as the new year approaches. In particular, McAfee Labs believes that 2014 […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Alice Dixson is dating again

Alice Dixson is dating again

FHM December cover girl Alice Dixson confirmed that she’s back in the dating game again. In a recent interview with the TV5 star, Alice shared she’s going out on dates but nothing serious yet. She’s still in the “getting to know you” stage and clarified that she’s not exclusively dating someone. “Kakaumpisa lang. Hindi pa […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
The University of the Philippines Concert Chorus

The University of the Philippines Concert Chorus

The world acclaimed University of the Philippines  Concert Chorus will perform at the Michael J. Slattery Hall of the Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Church in Santa Clarita on Saturday, January 4, 2014. Most recently, they competed at the “2012 Festival Internacional de Musica de Catonigros” in Catalonia, Spain and took home the First Prize in the […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Dubai 2014 firework display breaks world record: Guinness

Dubai 2014 firework display breaks world record: Guinness

(DUBAI-AFP) – Dubai shattered the world record for the largest ever pyrotechnic display on New Year’s Eve with a show involving more than half a million fireworks, Guinness World Records said Wednesday. “Ten months in planning, over 500,000 fireworks were used during the display which lasted around six minutes, with Guinness World Records adjudicators on […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Holidays, New Year's Day, World News ·
Men: fashion trends to look out for in 2014

Men: fashion trends to look out for in 2014

(Relaxnews) – Here are some of the hottest menswear styles you can expect to see over the next 12 months. Flowers Men’s florals will be everywhere come spring. In Milan, Gucci and Prada showed off plenty of floral print suiting, followed on notably in Paris by Dries Van Noten. It doesn’t stop with the tailoring: bold prints also appear on […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
The calendar that ignores office days to help you make the most of 2014

The calendar that ignores office days to help you make the most of 2014

(Relaxnews) – Time flies when you’re having fun — one minute it’s January 1 and you’re full of good resolutions and the next thing you know, you’re writing your Christmas shopping list again. Luckily, planning ahead has been made easier by design duo Half Three, with the launch of the Free Days Planner, which handily ignores […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Home & Garden, New Year's Day, Online ·
Philippines allows phone use on planes

Philippines allows phone use on planes

(MANILA-AFP) – The Philippines’ civil aviation authority said Tuesday it would allow passengers to use mobile phones and laptops to make calls and access the Internet during flights. Civil aviation director general William Hotchkiss said the order covered “transmitting portable electronic devices”. With immediate effect, the move will allow “people on board the aircraft conditional […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Philippine News ·
Sparkling Sydney kicks off glitzy global 2014 party

Sparkling Sydney kicks off glitzy global 2014 party

(SYDNEY-AFP) – Sydney kicked off a promised unprecedented spectacular to mark New Year celebrations Tuesday, the first in a wave of pyrotechnics to usher in 2014 from Hong Kong to world record-chasing Dubai. Tonnes of explosives were set to light up Australia’s biggest city, with fireworks shooting off the Opera House for the first time […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Holidays, New Year's Day, World News ·