Apple Announces World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign for (RED)

CUPERTINO, California—November 23, 2014— To mark World AIDS Day 2014, Apple® and leading app developers are inviting customers to help (RED) achieve the goal of an AIDS-free generation. For the next two weeks, a special section of the App Store℠ called Apps for (RED) will offer 25 apps with exclusive new content where all proceeds will go directly to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. In addition, Apple will donate a portion of sales at Apple’s retail and online stores around Read more [...]

Kim Kardashian & Kris Jenner Team Up for Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation Benefit

They love a good cause and Kim Kardashian and her mother Kris Jenner showed up at the World AIDS Day event hosted by the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation in West Hollywood last night (December 1). The E! reality television stars flashed their pearly whites for the paparazzi as they entered The Abbey to mingle with fellow high-profile guests. Meanwhile, OK magazine is reporting that Kim is insanely jealous of her stepsister Kendall Jenner, given all the success she’s achieved in her modeling career. Read more [...]

Miley Cyrus and Rihanna Support MAC’s AIDS Fund

Coming together for a good cause, Miley Cyrus and Rihanna stepped out for MAC Cosmetics And The MAC AIDS Fund presentation of “It’s Not Over” on Tuesday (November 18). The “We Can’t Stop” baby looked fierce in a black crop top ensemble as she mingled with fellow guests, which included her new boy toy Patrick Schwarzenegger. Meanwhile, Rihanna looked uncharacteristically demure in a pink and white skirt suit as she posed on the red carpet. In related news, Miley scored an international Read more [...]

(RED), U2 and Bank of America Partner to Fight AIDS

Dateline City: New York Partnership will deliver more than $ 10 million to fight AIDS and launch with free download of new U2 song debuting during Super Bowl   (RED), rock group U2 and Bank of America today announced a partnership that will generate more than $ 10 million to fight AIDS. Details are available at The partnership will kick off with a commercial during the February 2 Super Bowl that will feature U2 performing a new song, Read more [...]

U2’s “Invisible” Drives Over 3 Million Downloads and Generates More Than $3 Million From Bank of America to Fight AIDS

Dateline City: New York Song Is Now Available on iTunes for $ 1.29, With All Proceeds to the Global Fund U2 teamed up with (RED) and Bank of America for the fight against AIDS with a Super Bowl commercial which featured the band performing a new song, “Invisible.” With over 3 million free downloads on iTunes February 2-3, the song generated more than $ 3 million from Bank of America to support the work of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. In Read more [...]

Fired PR exec Justine Sacco issues apology for her racist AIDS tweet

MashableJustine Sacco tweeted a racist comment and faced the consequences.Justine Sacco, who lit the internet on fire with a racist joke about AIDS in Africa and then was fired before her international flight landed, apologized for her remarks on Twitter. “I am very sorry for the pain I caused,” she wrote. The apology, and Sacco’s firing, is one of the consequences a poor attempt at humor in a tweet that traveled far and wide on the internet because of its incendiary nature. Just Read more [...]

Relief aids Gulf nations’ soft power push

A month after Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the central Philippines, victims on the ground are slowly attempting to rebuild their lives with the help of foriegn aid from the international community. As the Philippine government is overwhelmed in their inability to provide for the millions of people who need food, shelter and medical... - Photown News Read more [...]