Microsoft BUILD rumor roundup

Microsoft BUILD rumor roundup

(Relaxnews) – A rundown of the rumors surrounding Microsoft BUILD 2013, the software company’s annual developers’ conference which is scheduled to start on June 26 in San Francisco. This year’s event comes hot on the heals of the World Wide Developers Conference, Apple’s own equivalent, which came to a close on Saturday and which was […]

18.06.2013 · Filled under: Games, Online, Science & Technology ·
Talk therapy or Prozac? A new test could detect what’s best for depressives

Talk therapy or Prozac? A new test could detect what’s best for depressives

(Relaxnews) – For patients with depression, there isn’t much hard science to help you or your doctor decide your best course of treatment – if talk therapy is right for you, or if you need antidepressants, such as Prozac. The wrong choice can bring on months of added suffering. But now a new study involving […]

18.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Among young baseball players, ‘dangerous pitching behavior’ is on the rise

Among young baseball players, ‘dangerous pitching behavior’ is on the rise

(Relaxnews) – A new US study finds that baseball injuries among youth are on the rise, with the risk of a serious throwing injury 16 times more likely than it was 30 years ago. Here’s how to keep your baseball-loving youngster safe. “Our research team and colleagues from around the country saw several recurring themes,” […]

18.06.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
Spider-Man will be back in theaters in 2016 and 2018

Spider-Man will be back in theaters in 2016 and 2018

(Relaxnews) – Columbia Pictures has already scheduled the releases of the third and fourth chapters of “The Amazing Spider-Man.” As long as no major issue is encountered, Andrew Garfield’s version of Spider-Man will continue his adventures until 2018. “The Amazing Spider-Man 3″ will be released in theaters on June 20, 2016 in North America. The […]

18.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Sugar overload may stress your heart: study

Sugar overload may stress your heart: study

(Relaxnews) – Addicted to sugar? A new US study finds that eating too much sweet stuff will not only contribute to weight gain but can set people down a pathway to heart failure. A single small molecule, the glucose metabolite glucose 6-phosphate (G6P) — which accumulates from eating too much starch or sugar — causes […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Why KC Concepcion said yes to supporting role

Why KC Concepcion said yes to supporting role

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — KC Concepcion doesn’t mind being given a supporting role in her latest TV project, despite having previously played lead in a primetime series. In fact, the 28-year-old actress said she considers it an “honor” to share a project with Judy Ann Santos, who leads the cast of the upcoming Kapamilya series “Huwag […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
London Collections: Men kicks off with parties, openings and teasers

London Collections: Men kicks off with parties, openings and teasers

(Relaxnews) – Dolce & Gabbana’s new London store opening, Elton John’s party and Burberry’s teasers have set the tone for the start of the menswear program currently taking place in the British capital. Dolce & Gabbana The Italian design duo opened their new store in London and showed off a Summer 2014 tailoring collection at […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Film, International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
Twitter index: Jay-Z teases new album, Miss USA announced

Twitter index: Jay-Z teases new album, Miss USA announced

(Relaxnews) – [Corrected: Clarifies timing of special early album launch in paragraph 4] On Monday, June 17, Twitter users are buzzing about “Magna Carta” the forthcoming album from Jay-Z, which the artist teased in an advert for Samsung, and discussing the winner of Miss USA. Trending in eighth place on Twitter’s top ten worldwide trending […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
China supercomputer world’s fastest: report

China supercomputer world’s fastest: report

(BEIJING-AFP) – A Chinese supercomputer is the fastest in the world, according to survey results announced Monday, comfortably overtaking a US machine which now ranks second. Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China’s National University of Defense Technology, achieved processing speeds of 33.86 petaflops (1000 trillion calculations) per second on a benchmarking test, earning it the […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Online, Science & Technology ·
Google+ trends: ‘True Blood’ season six kicks off

Google+ trends: ‘True Blood’ season six kicks off

(Relaxnews) – On Monday, June 17, Google+ users are talking about the latest episode of the hit TV series “True Blood,” which was shown on Sunday, June 16. The hit HBO TV series “True Blood” explores the coexistence of people and vampires in the United States in an alternate future. The show is based on […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Trailer: DiCaprio to play money mogul in new Scorsese

Trailer: DiCaprio to play money mogul in new Scorsese

(Relaxnews) – Scorsese’s new hotly-anticipated film, “The Wolf of Wall Street,” has just dropped its first trailer. Paramount Pictures offers a glimpse of one of the highlights of its end-of-year lineup. Two years after his family film digression “Hugo Cabret,” Martin Scorsese has teamed up with Leonardo DiCaprio again in this roguish film based on […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Volunteering is good for your blood pressure: study

Volunteering is good for your blood pressure: study

(Relaxnews) – Volunteering to help others doesn’t only feel good but it can also boost your heart health by reducing blood pressure, a new US study suggests. The study involved 1,100 adults aged 51 to 91, who were interviewed about their volunteering habits and had their blood pressure checked at the beginning of the study […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Superman tops world box office charts

Superman tops world box office charts

(Relaxnews) – As of June 16, “Man of Steel” grossed $196.68 million worldwide after its first weekend in commercial theaters, reports Rentrak. The new superhero blockbuster has come out in 25 territories and already reigns triumphant in North America, where it has raked in $125.08 million, or 63.6 percent of its global sales, since its […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Charice has a crush on Sarah G

Charice has a crush on Sarah G

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Singer Charice, who admitted that she is a lesbian, revealed that she has a crush on fellow singer Sarah Geronimo. “Kasi po siyempre she’s pretty, bonus na ‘yon, we all know that. Pero ang talagang napakabait niya and I know na dinifend niya ako,” Charice said. Geronimo first met Charice when she […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Music ·
Why Luigi Muhlach decided to become a chef

Why Luigi Muhlach decided to become a chef

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– The only son of actor Aga Muhlach and actress Janice de Belen said he does not want to live in the shadows of his famous parents. Thus he is trying to make a name for himself in a different industry. Luigi Muhlach said he is now into cooking, which is his true […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Potential Home equity builder?

Potential Home equity builder?

Can you discharge your Second Mortgage in bankruptcy, and still keep your home? Many Americans are now in the position where their home is worth less than what they owe on it. In some areas, homeowners are seeing drops in value from 30% to 50%. In desperation, some homeowners have made the calculated decision to […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Musical revolution flowers in remote Russian city

Musical revolution flowers in remote Russian city

(PERM, Russia-AFP) – In a provincial music institute a thousand kilometres from Moscow, deep in Russia’s Urals, a conductor and his orchestra rehearse as the spring light floods through the windows and the local trams rumble by. But despite the far-flung location in the city of Perm, these musicians are no provincial journeymen. They are […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars, Music ·
Surfers to hit the waves on International Surfing Day

Surfers to hit the waves on International Surfing Day

(Relaxnews) – Next week, surfers around the world will take to the waves to celebrate their sport on International Surfing Day, now in its tenth edition. In 2004, EuroSIMA (European Boardsports Industry Manufacturers Association) launched the event, which is supported by the European Surfing Federation (ESF), as well as Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) and Surfrider […]

17.06.2013 · Filled under: Online, Sports & Recreation, Videos ·
‘The Hobbit’ credited for bringing more tourists to New Zealand

‘The Hobbit’ credited for bringing more tourists to New Zealand

(Relaxnews) – The picturesque scenery of New Zealand featured in “The Hobbit” last year is credited for a spike in the number of international visitors to the country early this year. The latest figures released by New Zealand’s tourism office show that director Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” is doing again for his native country what […]

16.06.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Film, Videos ·
Van Cleef & Arpels creates watch for charity auction

Van Cleef & Arpels creates watch for charity auction

(Relaxnews) – The Only Watch charity auction is set to take place this September in Monaco. The world’s first charity watch auction, Only Watch, will once again see 38 of the biggest watch manufacturers come together to raise money to combat Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Each one of the watchmakers will donate a unique timepiece that they […]

16.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·