Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Manhattan Skyline

From Companies Jul 04

Manhattan Real Estate Sales Are on the Rise

The Manhattan spring market posted very activities and generated more sales compared to the same period last year, brokerage firms reported. Douglas Ellman Real Estate said although inventory has been rising since reaching an unprecedented low at the end of 2013, the supply of apartments for sale still remains unusually low.

Giant headphone

From Tech Jul 04

Podcast Connects Radio Duo Brad Krantz and Britt Whitmire Directly to Audience

Freedom from the dictates of a programme director and general manager as well as technical glitches caused by a radio transmitter is how American radio partners Brad Krantz and Britt Whitmire see their shift to podcasting.

Brazil World Cup Accident

From Sports Jul 04

Collapse of Brazil Overpass Places Question on Safety of World Cup Tourists

A partly built overpass in Belo Horizonte in Brazil collapsed on a public bus, killing at least two persons and injuring 19 people on Thursday.

Tony Abbott

From Politics & Policy Jul 04

New Australian Senator Jacqui Lambie Says She Has No Regrets Calling PM Tony Abbott a Political Psychopath

Before then Prime Minister Julia Gillard stepped down from power, she accused former Opposition leader Tony Abbott a misogynist. Now the PM, Mr Abbott was called by an incoming senator, Jacqui Lambie, a political psychopath.

Greece Electricity Strikes

From Tech Jul 04

IAE Blames Electronic Devices on Standby for Electricity Wastage

The International Energy Agency (IEA) is blaming the plugging of electronic devices on standby for the wastage of electricity which could power substantially a country's power requirements.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) of the U.S. and Marcos Maidana of Argentina hold a media conference following their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 3, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Marcus

From Sports Jul 04

Boxing News 2014: Mayweather’s Sept 13 Bout vs Maidana Possibly to be Held in New York

There is a possibility that unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather's Sept 13 rematch with Argentinean boxer Marcos Maidana won't be held in MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The venue could possibly be in New York state as Mayweather Promotions is in the final stage of acquiring a licence from the New York State Athletic Commission.

Prince George with Kate Middleton

From Tech Jul 03

Kate Middleton Pregnancy Rumours Brings Back Memories of Radio Prank Calls by Australian DJs

Britons' obsession with their royal family came out again amid speculations that Kate Middleton could be pregnant again. The buzz, although unconfirmed, is that the Duchess of Cambridge is with another child, or possibly twins, and she would make the second baby announcement in time for the 1st birthday of Prince George, her first child with Prince William.

England's Wayne Rooney (L) and Italy's Giorgio Chiellini fight for the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Amazonia arena in Manaus June 14, 2014.

From Science Jul 03

Sex and the Athlete: Elimination of All Soccer Teams in World Cup 2014 that Forbade Sex Raises More Question If Sex & Sports Mix

The long-held belief in the athletic world that sportsmen should abstain from sex during completion appears to have been proven false, based on the performance of the teams that are participating in the ongoing World Cup 2014 games in Brazil.

Tony Abbott

From Politics & Policy Jul 03

Only 13% of Aussies Trust Political Parties

Similar to the situation in many countries, political parties and politicians are the least liked institutions in Australia. Only 13 per cent of Aussies trust the political parties, while the most trusted institution is the High Court,

Kuala Lumpur airport

From Companies Jul 03

Lynas Moves HQ to KL from Sydney to Cut Costs; Fires Contractual Employees

Despite the recent protest against the operation of its rare earths facility in Malaysia, Australian miner Lynas said on Wednesday that it would move the company's headquarter to Kuala Lumpur from Sydney to cut costs.