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Microsoft Discontinues Manufacturing and Selling Kinect Devices

Microsoft has decided to kill its state-of-the-art, motion-sensing peripheral device – Kinect, which was introduced for its Xbox 360 and upgraded for its current game console – the Xbox One. According to two Microsoft executives – Xbox Devices Marketing General Manager Matthew Lapsen and device creator Alex Kipman, the company has indeed stopped producing the […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Your Poop May Indicate The Effectiveness Of Your Diet

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Did you know that your diet may be affected by the poop that’s in your intestines? According to a study that looked at stool samples and is published in the International Journal of Obesity, a diet’s success may be the result of the bacteria in a person’s gut. 62 overweight participants were involved in the […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Health,New | Read More »

Toys “R” Us May File For Bankruptcy and Its Sending Ripples To Toy Manufacturers

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Toys “R” Us may be filing for bankruptcy ahead of the holiday season, and it’s causing shares for two major U.S. toy companies to drop – Hasbro Inc. and Mattel Inc. Toys “R” Us is working on developing a loan that would allow it to continue working while the company went through the possible Chapter […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,Finance,New | Read More »

Verizon Sends Notices Of October Disconnection To 8,500 Rural Customers

Wireless Internet

8,500 rural Verizon customers in 13 states are getting the boot from the company’s wireless Internet due to their heavy data usage making it impossible for the company to make a profit from the account. The problem? Many of these users are on unlimited data plans. Kelly Crummey, Verizon corporate communications director, said the customers […]

September 17th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Google May Be Looking To Purchase Snapchat for $30 Billion

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It was recently reported that Google was looking to purchase Shapchat for around $30 billion. Should this deal go through (although there is no certainty of it), it could lead to some big things for Google. It would also mean combining Snapchat with Google’s mega hit video platform YouTube. And, a merger like this means […]

August 6th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

U.S. Economy Gets 209,000 New Jobs For July

Jobs

July saw an additional 209,000 new jobs in the economy – the second straight month of strong gains that highlights the energy felt, as it goes into nine years of growth. The Labor Department said the unemployment rate dropped to 4.3% from 4.4%, equaling a 16-year-low first seen in May. However, Americans’ paychecks are still […]

August 6th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Finance,New | Read More »

Study Finds That Menstrual Synchrony Not A Real Thing

A recent study found that it’s a myth that women who live and/or work together end up with periods that sync with one another. In 1971, the idea of menstrual synchrony was developed by Harvard scientist Martha McClintock, after she looked at women in dormitories and the effect it had on their menstrual cycles. Since […]

April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Health,New | Read More »

iPhone vs. Google Pixel: 5 Reasons To Consider The iPhone For Your Next Smartphone

Google Pixel Vs Apple iPhone

When it comes to phones, people often wonder what smartphone is better than the other. Many people love the Google Pixel, and for good reasons. However, the iPhone has a plethora of perks that outshines the Google Pixel. Apple World There are so many features in the Apple world that make it easy to get […]

December 11th, 2016 | Posted in Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

11 Non-OPEC Countries Agree To Less Than 600,000 Oil Barrel Production Cut

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OPEC has managed to sway 11 non-members to reduce their oil production in an effort to decrease the worldwide oil glut and raise prices that have hurt the Saudi Arabian and Russian governments. According to officials, non-members agreed to reduce the barrels by 558,000 for six months beginning Jan. 1. The deal can be renewed […]

December 11th, 2016 | Posted in Featured,New | Read More »

Best Credit Cards To Travel With In 2017

Besides being convenient, it’s much safer to travel with a credit card. However, with so many credit cards to choose from, how does one know which credit cards are best to use for traveling? With a credit card, you don’t have to worry about carrying cash with you. And, there’s no reason to feel apprehension […]

December 3rd, 2016 | Posted in Featured,New,Travel | Read More »

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