Capital Lifestyle

  • Capital Lifestyle: How Companies Are Cashing In On Pokemon Go
    22 Aug 2016 - Pokemon Go has sent millions of people onto the streets in a worldwide hunt for virtual monsters — and from neighbourhood restaurants to multi-national corporations, businesses smell a profit. “It’s going really well — this is the fourth time we’ve had to restock our Pokemon cuddly toys in two weeks,” said salesman Corentin Flamand, surveying a row of mini...
  • Capital Lifestyle: 7 Misconceptions About Men
    22 Aug 2016 - 1. “Men think of sex all the time” No human mind can think of sex all the time, it will get bored and empty. God has given us a lot to think of and stimulate our mind. Yes, it is easy for a man to be sexually aroused but men have other things on their mind. 2. “Men don’t cry” It is difficult to see a man’s tears. But even if tears are not seen, a man can cry on...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Facebook Aims For Video-Loving Teenagers With New App
    22 Aug 2016 - Facebook took direct aim at video-loving adolescents, and Snapchat, with the release of a new iPhone app that allows teens to watch clips about the lives of their classmates. The app, called Lifestage, was released with no fanfare, and is available for anyone to download on iPhone, although seeing profiles of other users is reserved for those 21 years of age or younger. The social network allows...
  • Capital Lifestyle: June Gachui Set To Debut Music Album ’Twenty Years’
    22 Aug 2016 - The mere mention of the name June Gachui, commands respect, curves a smile across your face and rouses elegant and graceful thoughts. This seasoned singer and songwriter, acclaimed thespian and an accomplished Intellectual Property (IP) lawyer, announced the release of her debut album set for the end of August. Dubbed ‘Twenty Years’, the album is a testament of her 20-year musical journey and...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Justin Bieber Wants To Collaborate With Rihanna
    22 Aug 2016 - Justin Bieber has revealed he wants to record a song with Rihanna. The ‘Sorry’ hitmaker performed at V Festival this weekend on the same bill as the 28-year-old R&B superstar and the pair discussed the possibility of collaborating together in the future. Talking about meeting the Bajan beauty at the festival, Justin said: “We talked a little bit, I told her how much I liked...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Olympics: A TV Show For Five Billion People
    22 Aug 2016 - If you tuned into the Olympics, whether on television or your smartphone, then you belong to a multi-billion dollar club of five billon people. As the International Olympic Committee launches its Olympic Channel, here are five things to know about the biggest broadcasting operation on the planet, a combination of technology and business being raised by the digital revolution to ever new levels...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #findoftheweek: A Magnetic Face Mask Experience Like No Other!
    19 Aug 2016 - As luck would have it, my second find of the week feature happens to be yet another face mask (you can read about my first here). So let’s just say that you’re skin should be singing praises till kingdom come by the time you’re done trying this! Today’s mask, however, brings a whole new meaning to iron man. Or should I say, iron woman. The Botanifique Magnifique Facial...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #worldhumanitarianday: 6 Ways You Can Support Those In Crisis
    19 Aug 2016 - Did you know, 130 million people are living in crisis, facing impossible choices every day? Today, August 19, marks World Humanitarian Day, the day when, in 2003, 22 aid workers were killed in a bombing at the UN headquarters in Baghdad. It is a day where people can pay tribute to all those affected by humanitarian crises and those who lost their lives in humanitarian service – a day to...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #weddinginspiration: 100 Years Of Wedding Cake Trends
    19 Aug 2016 - For someone who’s in the process of planning their wedding, I can assure you that I’ve stared at hundreds of wedding cake images over the past nine months. I now have a pretty good idea of what I want (“I” being the operative word since my fiancé would be just as happy if we have a five-tiered stand of mouth watering, fresh off the grill nyama choma. Not happening.) and...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Our2Cents Ep. 94: Join US For Joy Of Jazz Festival In South Africa!
    19 Aug 2016 - Guess who’s coming to the City of Gold! Sharon and Susan are so excited to be coming to South Africa for the Joy of Jazz Festival from the 15th to the 18th September, 2016, and this time you can join them too! In this episode, they share tips on how to make your trip to South Africa stress-free; from visa application tips to getting a travel agent like Bunson Travel to help plan your trip....
  • Capital Lifestyle: Kanye West Will Open 21 Life Of Pablo Pop Up Shops This Weekend
    19 Aug 2016 - Kanye West has confirmed he will open 21 Life of Pablo pop up shops this weekend. The 39-year-old singer songwriter has announced he will launch multiple temporary stores, which will be stocked with the merchandise linked to his seventh studio album that he released earlier this year, in cities all over the globe this weekend. The ‘Famous’ rapper declared the news on his Twitter...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Was This 5,300-Year-Old Mummy A Copper Age Fashionista?
    19 Aug 2016 - The 5,300-year-old Alpine mummy known as the Tyrolean Iceman died wearing leather clothes and accessories harvested from no less than five wild or domesticated species, a DNA analysis published Thursday revealed. Frozen solid after being fatally wounded by an arrow in the back, the brown-eyed, Copper Age nomad, nicknamed “Otzi”, was discovered in 1991 in the Otztal Alps between Italy...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Thyroid Cancer ‘Epidemic’ Down To Overdiagnosis: Study
    19 Aug 2016 - A reported epidemic of thyroid cancer in rich countries is in fact mainly due to overdiagnosis driven by new technologies, the UN’s cancer research agency said Thursday. Up to 90 percent of the thyroid cancer cases diagnosed in recent decades are, instead, tumours that are “very unlikely” to cause any symptoms or death, according to findings published in The New England Journal...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Intimacy101: Can I Go Down And Still Be Down?
    19 Aug 2016 - By Thitu Kariba Many people have asked me before whether oral sex is a yes or a no in terms of the Christian bedroom and it’s about time we discussed it. I figure that the best place to start is at the beginning so let’s do that and take it right back to the book of Genesis.  God made man, then woman, and the two became one flesh, one being. This describes the union of marriage and then...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Tips On Choosing The Right Carpet For Your Space
    18 Aug 2016 - Despite the fact that it’s often misunderstood and/or overlooked, area rugs are so important when it comes to defining your space and completing the overall look of a room. Not only should it aesthetically fit your mood and style but it should also be functional in order to avoid making a room feel unfinished. They’re a great way to add some personality, warmth and texture to any...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #watch: Pro Kiteboarders Explore Watamu, Kenya For The First Time!
    18 Aug 2016 - PHOTO: FACEBOOK North Kiteboarding International team riders Craig Cunnigham and Colleen Carroll were exploring the world class kiteboarding location, Watamu, Kenya back in February for the first time; and now, we finally get to see what they got up to! At first, the kiteboarders had no expectations for Kenya, “All we knew was we wanted to go on Safari but the adventure that unfolded was one we...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Indian ‘Oldest Man Ever’ Says Yoga, Celibacy Key To Age
    18 Aug 2016 - Looking remarkably unlined for his claimed 120 years, an Indian monk who says he is the oldest man to have ever lived puts his longevity down to no sex or spices, and daily yoga. Hindu monk Swami Sivananda was born on August 8, 1896, according to his passport. If true, his life would have spanned three centuries, but despite his apparent age he remains strong enough to perform yoga for hours at a...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Top Fashion Blogger Kristina Bazan Releases Video Launching Music Career
    18 Aug 2016 - Photo courtesy of http://www.kayture.com Personal style bloggers have been making a profound impact on the fashion industry for a while now. From getting front row seats at coveted runway shows to gracing international magazine covers, appearing on Forbes’ lists and making red carpet appearances next to A-list celebrities, there’s no doubt that these influencers are a force to be...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Dating101: 22 Signs She Is Taking Advantage Of You
    18 Aug 2016 - This world is made up of different people with diverse characters who by the way happen to be looking for one thing or the other. There are those who are out to use you, some want to be used by you, some want to abuse you, some want to be loved and not reciprocate the love and maybe just take advantage of your kindness. This latter lot is what we will tackle today. Sometimes being overly nice...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #travel: Hacks For The Well-Groomed Travelling Man
    18 Aug 2016 - Most men have a similar pre-flight routine: 1. Throw some clothes at a suitcase – check; 2. If you’re really metrosexual, give your shoes a quick polish – umm OK; 3. Run for the airport – check. Friday (19 August) is Men’s Grooming Day, so what better time to re-think that checklist and arrive at your next overseas meeting looking more James Bond than Mr Bean? Edward Frost doesn’t rate...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Maridadi.co Picks: Pocket Squares From Ocell Luxury
    18 Aug 2016 - Franklin Saiyalel in a pocket square by Ocell Luxury. Photograph by Tatiana Karanja. If there is a man who knows how to rock a pocket square it is fashion blogger Franklin Saiyalel. Last week he started to share photos, taken at the Shifteye Gallery, in which he had paired his gorgeous bespoke suits with arresting pocket squares. “Got this lovely pocket square from @ocell.luxury …” the caption...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Introducing Africa Fashion Week London 2016 Brand Ambassador Yemi Alade
    18 Aug 2016 - Africa Fashion Week London 2016 revealed on Wednesday that award-winning Nigerian afro pop/R&B artiste, actress and entertainer Yemi Alade as their brand ambassador. Yemi Alade represents everything that Africa Fashion Week stands for. She is someone who embodies the true African woman, has tremendous talent and creativity, and has unreserved African originality. Alade made her musical debut...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Italy's Tourist Jewel Feels Strain Of Fame
    18 Aug 2016 - Hiking the coastal path that links the medieval fishing villages of Italy’s Cinque Terre on its northwest coast is a stop-start affair these days. Nestled between azure expanses of sea and dry-stone terraced mountains that cascade into the Mediterranean, the rocky way is barely a foot (30 centimetres) wide in places. And as visitors arrive in ever greater numbers to see why this corner of...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Three New Harry Potter Stories To Be Released
    18 Aug 2016 - Three new ‘Harry Potter’ stories will be released next month. A number of online book stores posted entries for three e-books by J.K. Rowling which will go on sale in September, ‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists’, ‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies’, and ‘Hogwarts: An Incomplete and...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Calvin Harris Named Forbes’ Top Earning Dj
    18 Aug 2016 - Calvin Harris has been named the world’s highest-paid DJ for the fourth year in a row. The ‘Summer’ hitmaker saw a $3 million dip in his annual income but still managed to make an estimated $63 million in pre-tax earnings in the period June 2015-June 2016, thanks in part to his Las Vegas residency, which nets him a staggering $400,000 per show. The Scottish star’s earnings...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Caitlyn Jenner's Show Canceled After Two Seasons
    17 Aug 2016 - Caitlyn Jenner’s docuseries “I Am Cait” has been canceled after two seasons, the reality TV star announced on Tuesday, amid disappointing ratings. The show premiered on celebrity network E! in July last year, three months after Jenner’s first TV interview about transitioning from a man to a woman and giving up Bruce, the name she was known by as the 1976 Olympics decathlon...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Hugh Hefner's Playboy Mansion Sold For Sh10.1Bn
    17 Aug 2016 - The Playboy Mansion has officially been sold. The Holmby Hills estate – owned by Playboy Enterprises – has been bought from Hugh Hefner by Daren Metropoulos, who lives next door to the property. Mr. Metropoulos, co-owner of the Hostess brand, told Entertainment Tonight: “The Playboy Mansion is one of the most iconic properties in the world and the crown jewel of Holmby Hills and...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Morgan Freeman Talks God, Motivation And Guacamole
    17 Aug 2016 - Morgan Freeman, the velvet-voiced doyen of some of America’s best-loved movies, not to mention one of the suavest actors in the business, sometimes lets his cool crown slip. The 79-year-old famously nodded off on camera during a sit-down with Seattle’s Fox affiliate KCPQ in 2013 and was upbraided earlier this year for “drooling” over WGN producer Tyra Martin during a video...
  • Capital Lifestyle: The One Parenting Tip You Should Keep Talking About
    16 Aug 2016 -   By Christopher Madison for MumsVillage   PARENT TALK IN THE FIRST FOUR YEARS OF LIFE IS THE GIFT PROPELLING OUR BRAINS TO DEVELOP TO THEIR OPTIMUM POTENTIALS. A groundbreaking study called Thirty Million Words found that some children heard thirty million fewer words by their 4 th birthdays than others. The children who heard more words were better prepared when they entered school....
  • Capital Lifestyle: World Cheese Awards 2016 Opens For Entry
    16 Aug 2016 - The 29th annual World Cheese Awards will open for entry from Wednesday 17 August, with organizers, the Guild of Fine Food, expecting more cheese-makers than ever to enter as the competition heads to San Sebastián this year, during the city’s tenure as European Capital of Culture. Dedicated only to cheese, with no other dairy products able to enter, the World Cheese Awards, supported by Artzai...

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