Technology
Bot Fraudsters Account for Nearly a Quarter of Video Ad Views Online, Report Shows

Bot Fraudsters Account for Nearly a Quarter of Video Ad Views Online, Report Shows

When advertisers spend money on video marketing, one common metric of a video ad’s success is how many views it accumulates. But a report released earlier this month…

How Web Designers Can Adapt as Google Penguin 3.0 Continues to Roll Out

How Web Designers Can Adapt as Google Penguin 3.0 Continues to Roll Out

Many search engine optimizers and web designers thought they were in the clear after adjusting to the Google Penguin 3.0 update on Oct. 17. Google has held itself…

Nation

Portland Water Treatment Company Proposes the Use of Purified Wastewater… in Beer?

Portland Water Treatment Company Proposes the Use of Purified Wastewater… in Beer?

Craft beer makers are known for experimenting with some strange brewing ingredients, to create everything…

DoD Policy Change Highlights Importance of Private Renters Insurance for Military Members

DoD Policy Change Highlights Importance of Private Renters Insurance for Military Members

A change in how the Department of Defense structures Basic Allowance for Housing means that…

Four of the Secret Service’s Most Senior Agents Told to Leave Posts

Four of the Secret Service’s Most Senior Agents Told to Leave Posts

Joseph P. Clancy, the Secret Service’s acting director, informed four assistant directors — some of…

Nineteen-Year-Old Kid Killed in Landscaping Accident Illustrates the Need For Job Safety

Nineteen-Year-Old Kid Killed in Landscaping Accident Illustrates the Need For Job Safety

For six months, the residents of Everett, Washington have been mourning the premature death of…

LifeStyle

Why More Men Are Deciding to Undergo Cosmetic Surgery Procedures

Why More Men Are Deciding to Undergo Cosmetic Surgery Procedures

Women have long been known as the demographic that’s most likely to go under the knife and getting cosmetic surgeries. In 2013, female patients accounted for 81% of…

While Sorting Through Clothing Donations, Goodwill Worker Discovers $1,200 in Cash in Garment Pocket

While Sorting Through Clothing Donations, Goodwill Worker Discovers $1,200 in Cash in Garment Pocket

With ice, snow, and bitter winds covering much of the United States, now is the time when charities most rely on used clothing donations to help people in…

Thick-Rimmed Glasses and Flannel Shirts: How Hipster Trends Changed the American Economy

Thick-Rimmed Glasses and Flannel Shirts: How Hipster Trends Changed the American Economy

As Time reporter and economic expert Zachary Crockett states, “Everyone loves to hate the hipster.” Known for their obsession with flannel, big beards, thick-rimmed glasses, and love for…

Experts Weigh in on Wedding Planning Etiquette for Everything from Renting Linens to Gathering RSVPs

Experts Weigh in on Wedding Planning Etiquette for Everything from Renting Linens to Gathering RSVPs

Putting together a wedding can be difficult for a couple, especially because for many, it’s the first time they’ve hosted such an elaborate event. But a little bit…

Business

Bitcoin Payment Processor’s $1.1 Million Theft May Have Been Inside Hacking Job, According to Blog

Bitcoin Payment Processor’s $1.1 Million Theft May Have Been Inside Hacking Job, According to Blog

Bitcoin payment processor EgoPay was hacked in late December, according to the company’s Jan. 22 blog post. Although the initial prediction…

Business

Bitcoin Payment Processor’s $1.1 Million Theft May Have Been Inside Hacking Job, According to Blog

Bitcoin payment processor EgoPay was hacked in late December, according to the company’s Jan. 22 blog post. Although the initial prediction was a loss of $1 million…

Entertainment

Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin Play Bono at Monday’s World AIDS Concert

U2 frontman Bono was replaced by Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin of Coldplay in a concert at Madison Square Garden last Monday with the singer still recovering…

Finance

Wyly Widow Files for Bankruptcy, Citing $101 Million SEC Debt, Just Days After Brother-in-Law Files

Just on the heels of the bankruptcy case of Samuel Wyly and his late brother, Charles, another member of the Texas billionaire family is also filing personal bankruptcy.…

Health

Why One Boston Plastic Surgeon Feels the Botox Breast Lift is a ‘Gimmick’

Every year, thousands of women line up to undergo breast augmentation or enhancement surgery, in order to achieve what they feel is the perfect bust. According to…

Sports

Seahawk’s Chiropractor Honored for His Work in Professional Sports

2014 was a noteworthy year for the Seattle Seahawks, marking their second Super Bowl appearance in eight years and their first Super Bowl victory in the team’s…

Nation

Portland Water Treatment Company Proposes the Use of Purified Wastewater… in Beer?

Craft beer makers are known for experimenting with some strange brewing ingredients, to create everything from bacon and maple syrup-flavored ale to stout brewed with oysters. But…

Technology

Bot Fraudsters Account for Nearly a Quarter of Video Ad Views Online, Report Shows

When advertisers spend money on video marketing, one common metric of a video ad’s success is how many views it accumulates. But a report released earlier this…

Travel

Housing Sharing Services Force Corporate Housing to Change Their Stay Offerings

Corporate housing in Boston and Cambridge has been thriving, but housing sharing services like Airbnb are forcing the industry to offer new, shorter options for length of…