Ice cream maker creates ‘Facebook’ flavor

Ice cream maker creates ‘Facebook’ flavor

(Relaxnews) – If Facebook were an ice cream flavor, what would it be? Naturally, it would be blue and white and ‘liked’ the world over. After watching how obsessively his teenage daughter would check in on the social media site, an enterprising ice cream maker in Croatia decided to drizzle blue syrup over vanilla ice […]

10.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat, Online ·
The iPhone 5C – only the price tag is low-cost

The iPhone 5C – only the price tag is low-cost

(Relaxnews) – As expected, Apple unveiled a new more affordable iPhone, which, at just $99 in the US, will make owning an Apple device a reality for a host of new users. However, despite the small ticket, this is a very capable phone. Available in lime green, strawberry pink, sky blue, lemon yellow, and, of course, […]

10.09.2013 · Filled under: Science & Technology ·
IS BANKRUPTCY THE RIGHT THING TO DO?

IS BANKRUPTCY THE RIGHT THING TO DO?

Ask yourself the following: • Are you heavily in debt, with little prospect of relief in the near future? • Have you had, or are your creditors threatening, a foreclosure on your home, a repossession of your car or other legal action to take your property? • Have you experienced a dramatic drop in income? […]

10.09.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Cronut-maker debuts next pastry creation: never-collapsing souffle

Cronut-maker debuts next pastry creation: never-collapsing souffle

(Relaxnews) – The man who brought the world the cronut — a hybrid croissant-donut that has taken the food world by storm — has released the sequel to his pastry wizardry, a ‘magic souffle.’ As a follow-up to the sugary, buttery phenomenon that has sparked a global craze, New York-based French chef Dominique Ansel has created a […]

09.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Lennon reveals ‘torture’ of Beatles’ final album

Lennon reveals ‘torture’ of Beatles’ final album

(NEW YORK , United States-AFP) – Recording their 12th and last studio album was nothing short of “torture” for The Beatles, said John Lennon in a tape-recorded interview coming up for auction this month. The Fab Four had just completed “Let It Be” in 1969, but had yet to break up, when Lennon and wife […]

09.09.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Online ·
ANGELENOS WOWED BY ARCHITECTS OF AIR’S “EXXOPOLIS” IN GRAND PARK

ANGELENOS WOWED BY ARCHITECTS OF AIR’S “EXXOPOLIS” IN GRAND PARK

Giant Inflatable Luminarium Presented by The Music Center and Grand Park Dazzles Visitors with an Oasis of Color and “Random Acts of World Culture” – LOS ANGELES (September 7, 2013) – The Music Center and Grand Park introduced Angelenos to the wonders of “Exxopolis,” a luminarium that debuted in Grand Park to the delight of […]

09.09.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Anti-cancer vaccine implant begins US trials in humans

Anti-cancer vaccine implant begins US trials in humans

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – An experimental vaccine implant to treat skin cancer has begun early trials in humans, as part of a growing effort to train the immune system to fight tumors, researchers said Friday. The approach, which was shown to work in lab mice in 2009, involves placing a fingernail-sized sponge under the skin where it […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Making music makes a nicer kid: study

Making music makes a nicer kid: study

(Relaxnews) – Making music can make a young child nicer, more willing to help, and better at problem solving, a new study finds. Researchers from the University of West London said that they built on existing 2010 research from German researchers Sebastian Kirschner and Michael Tomasello, who found that making music can significantly improve positive […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Environment, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Music, Online ·
Teaching kids meditation can enhance their focus: study

Teaching kids meditation can enhance their focus: study

(Relaxnews) – There has been a heap of buzz lately about mindfulness meditation, with new research revealing its power to heal, curb addictions, and even make you a more empathetic person. Now a study from the University of Cambridge shows that teaching children a few tricks of the zen trade can help them focus better. […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Lolita Lempicka celebrates love with a new fragrance

Lolita Lempicka celebrates love with a new fragrance

(Relaxnews) – The French luxury brand has expanded its fragrance line with a new feminine perfume arriving in stores September 16. Lolita Lempicka has chosen to pay homage to that most noble of sentiments: love. The famous perfume and fashion brand has named its latest fragrance “Elle L’aime,” which can be translated from French as […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Online, Videos ·
Olympics: Tokyo to host 2020 Olympics

Olympics: Tokyo to host 2020 Olympics

(BUENOS AIRES-AFP) – Tokyo won the right to host the Olympic Games for the second time on Saturday, as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) awarded the city the 2020 edition. The Japanese capital, which previously staged the world’s biggest sporting event in 1964, beat Istanbul, who were bidding for the fifth time and Madrid, who […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation, World News ·
Grocery shopping while exhausted? Bad idea, study says

Grocery shopping while exhausted? Bad idea, study says

(Relaxnews) – Short on sleep? If so, steer clear of supermarkets and food shops, at least according to a new Swedish study that finds sleep deprivation can drive you to spend a lot of money on junk food. It’s already been established that even one night of bad sleep can lead to increased blood levels […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Online ·
Is this the future of the touch screen?

Is this the future of the touch screen?

(Relaxnews) – Bringing sci-fi into reality, the Displair can turn the very air around you into an interactive 3D display. In the most basic terms, Displair works by generating a concentrated sheet of humid air and then projecting images through it which, thanks to the reflective and refractive nature water droplets (think rainbows), take on a three-dimensional […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Games, Home & Garden, Science & Technology, Videos ·
The iPhone launch: what we know so far

The iPhone launch: what we know so far

(Relaxnews) – It’s official, the invitations, promising to “brighten your day” have finally been sent out and the next iPhone will be making its global debut at Apple’s Cupertino headquarters on Tuesday, September 10. When Tim Cook takes to the stage he is expected to announce not just one, but two new iPhones – a […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
“Mga Bulong ng Babaylan” (Whispers of the Shaman)

“Mga Bulong ng Babaylan” (Whispers of the Shaman)

A solo art exhibit by Filipino American artist Eliseo Art Silva as part of the LA Downtown Artwalk Los Angeles, CA – Papi’s Gallery (109 E. 8th St., Los Angeles, CA) in Downtown LA will host the city’s first solo exhibition of the work of Filipino American artist Eliseo Art Silva. On view from September […]

08.09.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
THE MUSIC CENTER AND GRAND PARK PRESENT FIRST-EVER LOS ANGELES SHOWCASE OF GIANT INFLATABLE LUMINARIUM

THE MUSIC CENTER AND GRAND PARK PRESENT FIRST-EVER LOS ANGELES SHOWCASE OF GIANT INFLATABLE LUMINARIUM

ARCHITECTS OF AIR’S “EXXOPOLIS” WILL TRANSFORM GRAND PARK WITH A MULTI-SENSORY EXPERIENCE OF COLOR, LIGHT AND SOUND, PLUS “RANDOM ACTS OF WORLD CULTURE” WHAT: The Music Center and Grand Park present Exxopolis, an inflatable walk-in luminarium, designed by world-renowned Architects of Air.  http://www.architects-of-air.com/luminaria/exxopolis.html  The large translucent sculpture offers visitors an unprecedented sensory experience in a maze […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Winners announced for FPAC 22 ticket giveaways

Winners announced for FPAC 22 ticket giveaways

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (September 6, 2013) – Five lucky winners were picked for the Family 4 Pack Giveaways raffle promo for the City of Los Angeles’ 22nd Annual Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture (FPAC 22).  Each winner will receive four admission tickets to the festival which will be held on September 7 and 8, […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: Giveaways ·
Nike launches NikeFree Flyknit exhibition at ArtRio

Nike launches NikeFree Flyknit exhibition at ArtRio

(Relaxnews) – Alongside the hundreds of art pieces that are on display at this year’s ArtRio 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, one of the largest contemporary art expos in Latin America, is what Nike considers its own work of art: the NikeFree Flyknit barefoot running shoe. To celebrate the success of its shoe creation, Nike […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Online, Sports & Recreation ·
Twitter index: Scarlett Johansson engaged

Twitter index: Scarlett Johansson engaged

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday, September 5, Twitter is buzzing with news of Scarlett  Johansson’s engagement. In an exclusive report from People it was announced that Johansson is engaged to her boyfriend, the French former journalist Romain Dauriac. The magazine picked up the exclusive when Johansson was spotted wearing a ring while promoting her new sci-fi film “Under […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Music, Online ·
New Céline Dion album coming on November 5

New Céline Dion album coming on November 5

(Relaxnews) – The Canadian megastar will release her 25th studio album, composed entirely of English-language tracks, on November 5. The release will kick off Céline Dion’s return to the world stage in all of her diva glory. The international star’s new studio album, “Loved Me Back To Life,” will consist of 13 songs including the […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Online ·