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Google, Firefox Browser Extensions Expose Data of 4 Million People
Google and Firefox browser extensions collected the personal data of four million people, according to a researcher. Consumer Reports tells you how to stay…
Jul 18, 2019 23:58 UTC Technology Read More

No matter which healthcare plan you support, Democrats have a leg-up on Trump
IT SAYS something about the state of the two major political parties that, while Washington was focused on President Trump's racist tweets and his strategy to…
Jul 18, 2019 23:50 UTC Health-Care Read More

Instagram Will Now Warn You If Your Account Is Close to Being Yanked
Instagram's recent rollouts of updates to its platform continues this week with two more changes around post and account take-downs, as well as a new process…
Jul 18, 2019 23:49 UTC Technology Read More

How's Xbox Doing? Here Are The Key Takeaways From New Earnings Report
Microsoft reports that Xbox Live users grew, while hardware sales dropped.
Jul 18, 2019 23:48 UTC Technology Read More

Music 'calms nerves before surgery' as well as sedative
Listening to the "world's most relaxing song" before an operation could be just as good at calming patients' nerves as medication, US researchers say. The song…
Jul 18, 2019 23:37 UTC Health Read More

Florida will require mental health education for students in sixth grade and above
Florida will become the third state in the US to require students to learn more about mental health, behind Virginia and New York.
Jul 18, 2019 23:30 UTC Mental-Health Read More

Bankruptcy watchdog pans employment terms for PG&E's new boss
The U.S. Trustee on Wednesday urged the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp to reject a motion by the power producer for an order approving…
Jul 18, 2019 23:27 UTC Jobs Read More

WeWork CEO Adam Neumann has reportedly cashed out of over $700 million ahead of its IPO
Adam Neumann, the co-founder and chief executive of the international real estate co-working startup, WeWork, has reportedly cashed out of more than $700…
Jul 18, 2019 23:26 UTC Business Read More

'You're not alone'; A message of inclusion and awareness for Minority Mental Health month
Only about one-quarter of African Americans and Latinos seek mental health care - compared to 40 percent of whites. Statistics are even worse for Native…
Jul 18, 2019 23:20 UTC Mental-Health Read More

Perch, A Techstars Startup, Is Lifting The $30 Billion Fitness Industry To New Heights
Three MIT graduates saw the need for better fitness technology when weightlifting. They came together to create Perch, the motion-based tracking camera that…
Jul 18, 2019 23:16 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

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Jul 18, 2019 23:01 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Oliver Zipse Officially in as New BMW Chairman
Current BMW CEO Harald Krueger will officially be stepping down on August 15th to make way for his successor, Oliver Zipse (second from left, above) who was…
Jul 18, 2019 23:00 UTC Business Read More

To Retire Sooner, Try These 4 Things Smart Change: Personal Finance
Whether you're 20 or 60, retirement can feel a long way off as you rise early for another day at the office. Saving enough money to climb down off the corporate…
Jul 18, 2019 22:44 UTC Personal-Finance Read More

Can adopting healthy lifestyle ward off Alzheimer’s? UC Davis gets $6 million to study it
The Alzheimer's Association gave $6 million to UC Davis to fund a landmark study that look at whether older adults can ward off deterioration in their brain…
Jul 18, 2019 22:35 UTC Health-Care Read More

Cramer: IBM earnings prove the company paid the right price for Red Hat
"It was a competitive situation, people, so IBM paid what they had to pay to get the job done," Jim Cramer says.
Jul 18, 2019 22:32 UTC Business Read More

Hundreds die due to government salt scheme that let industry set reduction targets, experts claim
Hundreds of people have died due to a disastrous Government initiative to cut salt from food, experts have claimed. A new study by Imperial College London has…
Jul 18, 2019 22:29 UTC Health Read More

'Inadequate' health response leaves 3.5bn with poor dental care
Scientists are calling for radical reform of dental care, tighter regulation of the sugar industry and greater transparency around conflict of interests in dental…
Jul 18, 2019 22:29 UTC Health Read More

'Inadequate' health response leaves 3.5bn with poor dental care
Scientists are calling for radical reform of dental care, tighter regulation of the sugar industry and greater transparency around conflict of interests in dental…
Jul 18, 2019 22:29 UTC Health-Care Read More

The Dark Side of the World’s Bestselling Drug: Brainstorm Health
AbbVie's Humira earned nearly $20 billion in sales last year. But it's a case study on what's wrong with the legacy drug industry, which is in an innovation rut.
Jul 18, 2019 22:29 UTC Health-Care Read More

Link between diabetes and heart failure stronger in women than men, study says
(CNN) Doctors have long known about a link between diabetes and an increased risk of heart failure, but a new paper suggests the link is significantly stronger…
Jul 18, 2019 22:02 UTC Health Read More

Train your body effective to build muscles
We all know that strength training builds muscles but the debate rages as to whether compound or isolation exercises produce faster results.
Jul 18, 2019 22:00 UTC Fitness Read More

You're Probably Forgetting to Put Sunscreen on These 8 Places
When I was a kid, I distinctly remember trying to wiggle away as my mom rubbed sunscreen on my face, neck, back, and limbs. It seemed to take way too long for…
Jul 18, 2019 22:00 UTC Health Read More

Stock Market Ends Higher, Encouraging Bulls
The stock market struggled throughout most of Thursday's session, but reversed higher in an afternoon rally. The S&P 500 scored the best gain.
Jul 18, 2019 22:00 UTC Markets Read More


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