It has been exactly a year since we started Chuknum last May 2011. Throughout this joyful journey we have pretty much covered everything that we came across, hence our slogan “Everything and Nothing”. One year down and we will continue on our journey bringing you just about everything we find interesting. To this date we have brought you 1,344 posts that we have written ourselves covering art, gaming, movies etc. We hope you have enjoyed our posts ...

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It is quite shocking to hear this such news and you might guess it is only a rumor, but once you head on to Apple.com You’d see it is actually true. Steve Jobs has been a great inspiration for all of us, a great man and fighter, more than just Apple, he brought us Pixar and many great other things that inspired all of us. His recent resignation displeased a lot but now it makes sense ...

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Its devastating what some children have to endure. Due to increasing food prices, dwindling supplies and the driest year in decades, the Horn of Africa is currently experiencing a food crisis which affects 11 million people. According to CNN “More than 29,000 children have died over the past three months in what is the most acute food security emergency on Earth. It’s worsening by the minute and outstripping available supplies. Thousands never make it to ...

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The notorious “hackavists” Anonymous (who we have previously posted about here) have just released a statement claiming their next prey. Its not some random government agency or corporate demon. Its Facebook! According to their broadcast video, Anonymous will take down Facebook on November 5th 2011. It’ll be interesting to see what, if anything, comes from this. The video makes some extremely valid points about Facebook with regards to how they handle user information and it also makes ...

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By now almost everyone has heard of the “hacktivist” group called Anonymous who have frequently expressed their opinions through cyberattacks. They are best known for attacks on the websites of the Church of Scientology and those who spoke against or stopped doing business with WikiLeaks. They have also claimed responsibility for politically motivated attacks on government websites in Turkey, Egypt and Yemen. They have recently claimed responsibility for taking down the Syrian Ministry of Defense ...

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The battle for the skies continues, and this time its Saudi Arabia thats stepping into the ring. Saudi Arabia is taking to the skies with the Kingdom Tower, at 1,000 meters with total construction area of 530,000 square meters (5.7 million square feet). Kingdom Tower will be the centerpiece and first construction phase of the Kingdom City development on a 5.3 million-square-meter site in north Jeddah. The tower’s height will be at least 173 meters (568 ...

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Elizabeth Taylor was a legend, a queen of the golden screen, and her movies will live on long after her passing. So when it comes to selling the 7,000 square-foot Bel Air estate of the late Hollywood legend, its no surprise that it sold for $8.6 million. The sale occurred in just 33 days after being listed on the real estate market on May 20, talk about a fast sale, especially in these economic ...

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Chuknum Exclusive! If you live in Kuwait then I’m sure you’ve heard of the skyrocketing crime rate involving mysterious robbers targeting high end shops and households during the summer when most of the locals are traveling on summer vacation. According to our source, local officials have apprehended ten suspects so far that were involved in the crimes with an estimated $20 million in stolen goods. Supposedly, the criminals are of mixed nationalities some of which ...

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Its official, the beautiful Rachel Weisz is the new face of the new Bulgari fragrance Jasmin Noir. The 41 Year old English actress (who recently tied the knot James Bond actor Daniel Craig) will be at the front of the ad campaigns in August and heres a sneak peak with the first image that will launch the fragrance. Rachel was photographed by the talented photographers to the stars Mert & Marcus. She poses with a ...

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If there were supermodels in the world of cars this one would be a Victoria’s Secret top model. I was blown away by this car when I first saw an images of it a while back, and now its back with a whole lot of new pictures for you to stare at (including some images of the car in Dubai), and its going to be featured in the New Mission Impossible movie. We’ve already ...

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In the war of consoles I am a loyal Xbox minion, however, Playstation does have its perks and we have a love-hate relationship, its complicated. So I was a bit intrigued when these rumors started popping up about Playstation 4, yes I said 4. So heres whats happening. Apparently a “top developer” for Sony claims that the PlayStation 4 will be unveiled in 2012, and released at a later date. Sony hasn’t denied these rumors, ...

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iPhone fans have been going crazy with speculation on how the iPhone 5 will look and when its coming out and so far its all just been exactly that, speculation. Until now. It seems that the rumors were not fiction as today, less than 20 hours ago (yes we work fast) Digitimes announced Apple have requested Pegatron (their partner) to deliver not less than 15 million iPhone 5 units which will be shipped out starting ...

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Charlie Champion reveals the Airbus plane of the future, Airbus’ airplane of 2050 is translucent, has “experience zones” instead of old-fashioned classes, and is filled with biomorphic seats that fuel on the energy from your body and adapt to you body’s unique contours. For the tech savvy passengers, there will be a “tech zone” that will enable you to attend virtual business meetings at 35,000 feet thanks to the creation of an “intelligent cabin ...

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Froobie frozen yogurts (Kuwait) are holding a mini competition of which anyone is entitled to compete in creating a unique mix of yogurts. All you have to do is head over to 52 Degrees at Al-Tilal Center where Froobie is located, mix and match yogurts and toppings, snap a photo of it, Tweet it to @froobie_ (#crEATeFroobie). A winner will be chosen weekly for a prize based on the number of LIKES the competitor receives ...

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Remember this little guy? Who doesn’t? He brought us so much happiness during Eid when the NBK commercials aired on television and in the cinema. It was by far one of my favorite ads and he was the best part about it in my opinion he has such a colorful personality and he’s so full of life you can’t help but smile when you see him do that special dance of his. Well his ...

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I saw this video and it really got me thinking about the consequences of even the most innocent actions like browsing the internet. This animated infographic—created by Dan Ilic and designed by Patrick Clair depictis the effects of the internet on the planet, and how the big corporations related to it are effecting the Earth. Did you know that Apple and Facebook are considered one of the least environmentally friendly companies when compared to ...

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