Biancheria

Pope Francis to give up traditional Papal boxers, favoring austere lifestyle

Setting a new precedent, the newly elected simple living Catholic leader opted out from wearing traditional holy boxer shorts. The gold-coated Papal Boxers – Biancheria intima di papa – is part of the Papal regalia, the official items of attire and decoration proper to the Pope. According to the Vatican, the two millennia old golden papal boxers are fastened by 3 silk buttons recalling the years of the public life of Christ and has a ...
apple ipads

Apple ready to launch a new tablet-o-pod in April

Apple has unveiled its widely anticipated 5.7inch tablet-o-pod, the iPod Maxi. The device, which is 5.8mm thick and weighs 160g, was announced at an event in California. The entry wi-fi-only model, with 16GB storage and retina display, will cost $299 in the US and be available on the first of April. The iPod Maxi will compete directly with cheaper similar-sized tablets sold by Archos, Nokia and Sony P series.   Apple’s associate director ...