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Under Armour unplugs its UA Record app that connected its Health Box devices

Under Armour unplugs its UA Record app that connected its Health Box devices

In the tech world it is well known that any device you connect can be unconnected at the source end and when that happens there’s nothing you as a user can do. And that’s what’s about to happen to users of Under Armour’s... 
Over 500,000 servers, routers, loT devices hacked and passwords leaked

Over 500,000 servers, routers, loT devices hacked and passwords leaked

Over 515,000 servers, routers and IoT (Internet of Things) smart devices had their Telnet credentials published in a massive list by a hacker this week. Telnet is a remote access protocol service that can be used to control... 
Southwest Airlines ranked last among US airlines for safety on a technicality

Southwest Airlines ranked last among US airlines for safety on a technicality

A study was conducted by AirlineRatings which reports that Southwest Airlines, is the worst among US carriers as it earned only three out of seven possible stars. Some of the US carriers which did earn seven out of seven stars... 
Pending Home Sales in US Jump in November

Pending Home Sales in US Jump in November

Contracts for the sale of previously owned homes in the United States jumped in November, largely driven by a bigger jump in new contracts.  According to the National Association of Realtors, the pending home sales index... 
2018 census survey reveals highest number of foreign-born residents

2018 census survey reveals highest number of foreign-born residents

The 2018 American Community Survey (ACS) data was released on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 and revealed that the numbers of foreign-born US residents is at the highest its ever been since 1910 – in almost 120 years. The number... 
Despite Global Economic Woes, US Consumer Spending is Up

Despite Global Economic Woes, US Consumer Spending is Up

While the markets may be in a bit of a frenzy, lately, US consumer spending appears to be on an upswing.  The latest data shows that US households bought a wide range of goods and services in July, which analysts hope... 
Google Announces Commitment to Sustainable Design By 2022

Google Announces Commitment to Sustainable Design By 2022

During the first week of August, Alphabet Inc’s Google announced a plan to neutralize carbon emissions from consumer hardware delivery at some point next year. This includes using recycle plastic products as often as possible... 
Your Daily Coffee Probably Does Not Affect Cancer Risk, Study Advises

Your Daily Coffee Probably Does Not Affect Cancer Risk, Study Advises

After some time of uncertainty, a new study may finally put to rest the concern that drinking coffee can lead to cancer.  Or, rather, new research indicates that drinking coffee does not change a person’s risk for... 
Is Perfect Day the Perfect Dairy-Based Vegan Ice Cream?

Is Perfect Day the Perfect Dairy-Based Vegan Ice Cream?

Dairy-free ice cream is a highly popular product, even if they aren’t always as tasty—and “creamy”—as the real thing, but a new brand aims to change that.   On Thursday, Silicon Valley technology startup... 
French Study Determines Sugary Drinks Linked with Higher Cancer Risk

French Study Determines Sugary Drinks Linked with Higher Cancer Risk

It should come as no big surprise to hear that too many sugary drinks is bad for you, but a recent study has quantified this to determine that policies suggesting dramatic reduction in consumption of sugary drinks could, in fact,... 
Housing Starts Drop Despite Prior Months Upward Revision

Housing Starts Drop Despite Prior Months Upward Revision

New home building in the United States took an unexpected dip in May but data from the two months prior have been revised higher and building permits are up. This combination of data suggests the housing market might be gaining... 
Trump Argues USD at Disadvantage Because Fed Isn’t Keeping Pace with “Devalued” International Currencies

Trump Argues USD at Disadvantage Because Fed Isn’t Keeping Pace with “Devalued” International Currencies

US President Donald Trump spent much of the early day on Tuesday complaining that the Federal Reserve has no idea how to do their jobs, mostly through a series of tweets staunchly defending his implementation of tariffs and alleging... 
Scientists Develop Remarkable New Technology to 3D Print Human Organs

Scientists Develop Remarkable New Technology to 3D Print Human Organs

Scientists are closer than ever to creating a working model of human organs using 3-D printing.  In a recent experiment, a team of researchers used food dye to create the complex, tangled of vessels that resemble the... 
First Time Ever In Us Renewable Energy To Outpace Coal

First Time Ever In Us Renewable Energy To Outpace Coal

According to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEFFA), it looks like renewable energy in the US will be surpassing coal in electric energy production for the first time ever this month. Renewables include... 
The World’s Biggest Companies Form A Renewable Energy Alliance

The World’s Biggest Companies Form A Renewable Energy Alliance

Several of the world’s top companies are doing their part to ensure that more clean energy is available to more people around the world.  The new venture, announced on Thursday, is called the Renewable Energy Buyers... 
January Jobs Report Shows US Economy Poised for A Comeback

January Jobs Report Shows US Economy Poised for A Comeback

The final few months of last year were pretty rough. Heading into the winter holiday, America was already feeling uncertain about the economy in the New Year.  And then came the government shut down: which, while... 
Inevitable Galactic Collision Sooner Than Expected

Inevitable Galactic Collision Sooner Than Expected

Astrophysics researchers from Durham University, in the United Kingdom, have predicted that another galaxy will definitely collide with our Milky Way galaxy far sooner than expected, an event which will cause our Solar System... 
Look To the Sky This Week to Spot the Christmas Comet

Look To the Sky This Week to Spot the Christmas Comet

Every day brings us closer and closer to the Christmas holiday; and every day Comet 46P/Wirtanen gets closer and closer to Earth.  Don’t worry, “The Christmas Comet” is still not going to endanger life on Earth, but this yuletide... 
US Jobless Claims Reach Near Record Low

US Jobless Claims Reach Near Record Low

Unemployment benefit filings in the United States fell, last week, to their lowest since September, signaling a potentially tight labor market.  More importantly, though, these numbers keep unemployment at a near-five-decade low;...