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May18, 2018

Tesla set to unveil thousands of Superchargers

Don't sleep on Tesla In an effort to encourage more people to buy a Tesla, Elon Musk plans to unveil thousands of new Superchargers this year. Tesla entered 2018 with 1,124 Supercharger stations and 9,721 individual Superchargers, and it has…
Mar10, 2018

The Mysterious Case of Amelia Earhart

The disappearance of Amelia Earhart, the first female who flew across the Atlantic Ocean on her own, have baffled millions of people since 1937. Back then, hers was a name that was widely recognized due to her achievements in air…
Aug22, 2017

Your new favorite beauty store: how Ulta beat Sephora

In 2013, beauty store chain Ulta welcomed a new CEO in Mary Dillon and ever since its star has been on the rise, Digiday notes. It wasn't long ago that Ulta was considered something along the lines of an expanded drugstore…
Aug19, 2017

Changes are coming to Google’s search results page

As reported by TechCrunch, changes are coming to Google's mobile search. Now: video previews Now, whenever your Google search query returns video results, Google will automatically play a six-second video clip on the results page to give you an idea…
Aug15, 2017

Amazon looks into military food tech

Could I interest you in a package of fully-cooked beef stew that sat unrefrigerated on a shelf for a year before being dropped on your doorstep? Or perhaps a vegetable frittata? That's what Amazon might have in store for us — lots of non-refrigerated pre-cooked…
Aug13, 2017

China is using quantum cryptography to produce unhackable transmissions

China has proven itself able to use quantum cryptography to produce what are essentially unhackable transmissions. A Chinese group of researchers called the Quantum Experiments at Space Scale project, or QUESS, launched a quantum cryptography satellite into orbit in August last year. This…
Aug06, 2017

A Google employee’s manifesto calls for ideological diversity instead of gender parity

A manifesto titled "Google's Ideological Echo Chamber," written by a software engineer at Google has garnered attention not only within the company but also throughout the broader media. The attention has been largely negative, as many commentators have found the manifesto to advance sexist…
Jan27, 2017

Largest Offshore Wind Farm To Be Built Off Long Island

The Long Island Power Authority approved the country's biggest offshore wind farm on Wednesday in order to meet the growing demand in the Hamptons for energy. The wind farm is set to be built between the eastern tip of Long…
Dec20, 2016

DEA Lists All ‘Marihuana’ extracts as Schedule I Drugs

On December 21, the Federal Register included a new item entitled 21 CFR Part 1308, which lists all ‘marihuana’ extracts as Schedule I drugs, including cannabidiol (CBD), which has legitimate, able-to-be-proven medicinal benefits. Oh, and not to mention, it’s NON-psychoactive,…
Jul29, 2016

Evolutionary Biologists Discover Luca

For many years, evolutionary biologists have tried to uncover the mysteries of life. Now, they may be one step closer to that reality with the discovery of Luca (the last universal common ancestor). Luca is a one-cell bacterium-like structure that…
Jul11, 2016

CBS Radio is Filing for an IPO

With the radio business declining, it’s no surprise that CBS is splitting off its radio company. The radio business is a shrinking business due to the rise in digital media. With the rise of digital media, it is risky to…
Jul10, 2015

A Shuttle lands on a Comet that Could Have Had Alien Life

Speculations of alien life have always kept resurfacing for decades now. May be in the near future, scientists will be successful to find and contact aliens quite easily. One such supposed close contact happened quite recently. Researchers from the University…
May23, 2015

NASA Satellites Say Polar Ice Caps are Actually Not Retreating

We’ve all been indirectly aware of the “ozone crisis”, and its affect on one of Earth’s most fragile and essential eco-systems, the polar ice caps. With irrefutable evidence from countless scientists and political figures, how was anybody supposed to deny…
May21, 2015

Los Angeles to Raise its Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour

The minimum wage debate in the United States took a turn this week when the Los Angeles City Counsel voted to raise the minimum wage from $9 to $15 per hour. This increase will occur incrementally over the next five…
May19, 2015

The 5 Best Summer Jobs

Let’s face it; college takes a lot of time and money. So, when you are left with so much free time during the summer, what better way than to earn cash while you can. Summer jobs are everywhere, but which…
May19, 2015

How the Supreme Court Protected Your Retirement Fund

On Monday the Supreme Court extended the statute of limitations for class action law suits against employers for improper management of employee retirement funds. The decision was unanimous and came from the case Tibble v. Edison, a class action suit…
May08, 2015

Highest Paid Executive Woman is Apple’s Senior VP

Highest paid women in the U.S.  is Apple Inc.’s senior vice president of retail and online stores, Angela Ahrendts. According to Bloomberg, Ahrendts made $82.6 million in 2014 when she was working as the chief executive officer for London luxury…
Aug25, 2014

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Pro 2

When the first Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 13 debuted, it was a standout among proven tablets. Its unique hinge that allowed the screen to be folded all the way backward gave it a decisive edge over its competitors. Three modes- tent,…
Jun28, 2014

Bengal Tiger Snatches Fisherman in Front of Children

A Bengal tiger snatched a fisherman off his boat and killed him while his children were watching on June 26 in India. According to the Fox News, Sushil Manjhi was crab fishing with his son and daughter in a stream in the…
Jun11, 2014

Stella McCartney and Angelina Jolie Collaborate

Angelina Jolie’s recently released Disney film, “Maleficent”, has brought a dark twist to the sleeping beauty fairy tale. The film was released on May 30. With this release came a new fashion trend for children. Jolie collaborated with renowned, London-based…
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