Technology
Inventor of the Pop Up Ad Apologizes for His Invention, Dubbed the ‘Internet’s Original Sin’

Inventor of the Pop Up Ad Apologizes for His Invention, Dubbed the ‘Internet’s Original Sin’

This week, Ethan Zuckerman, writing for The Atlantic, apologized to everyone for inventing the bane of everyone’s online surfing existence — the pop-up ad. Pop-up ads are one of the…

Remote-Controlled Robots Allow Art Enthusiasts Across the World To See British Art Gallery

Remote-Controlled Robots Allow Art Enthusiasts Across the World To See British Art Gallery

If you’re an art history or modern art fanatic and you’ve always loved visiting art galleries, but you never seem to have enough time (or money!) to see…

Nation

VA Claims Troubles Continue

VA Claims Troubles Continue

In the midst of increasing turmoil throughout the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), a growing…

Bus Driver Scrolling Through iPad Is Only the Tip of the Iceberg for This Transportation Company’s Safety Issues

Bus Driver Scrolling Through iPad Is Only the Tip of the Iceberg for This Transportation Company’s Safety Issues

Plenty of bus passengers bring tablets and smartphones with them to stay entertained on a…

Chicago Graphic Designer Transforms Gang Graffiti Into Public Art

Chicago Graphic Designer Transforms Gang Graffiti Into Public Art

Epifanio Monarrez, a 28 year old Chicago graphic designer, is dedicating himself to painting murals of natural…

How to Get a Credit Card After Filing for Bankruptcy

How to Get a Credit Card After Filing for Bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy is a stressful experience to say the least, and picking up the…

LifeStyle

Transgender Man Allowed To Pursue Divorce After Giving Birth To Three Children

Transgender Man Allowed To Pursue Divorce After Giving Birth To Three Children

In Arizona, a transgender man who gave birth to three children after under going the transition from female to male was allowed to continue pursuing a divorce, according to a…

Mormon University Bans Same-Sex Greeting Cards

Mormon University Bans Same-Sex Greeting Cards

In light of all the recent progress the nation’s gay community has made, a Mormon university in Utah has caused a slight backpedal in advancements in equal rights…

Market for At-Home Beauty Devices Continues to Grow, Says Kline Group

Market for At-Home Beauty Devices Continues to Grow, Says Kline Group

According to a recently published consumer insights report from the Kline group, the market for at-home beauty devicescontinues to grow from its solid foundation around the world. This…

Diamond Dogs: Wisconsin Woman Loses Wedding Ring, Food Burglar Dog Coughs It Up Six Years Later

Diamond Dogs: Wisconsin Woman Loses Wedding Ring, Food Burglar Dog Coughs It Up Six Years Later

Diamonds are especially popular for wedding and engagement rings, with designers using all different colors to help bride’s distinguish themselves on their special days. It turns out, though, that diamonds…

Business

Struggling to Find a Job? It Might be Because of Your Tattoo

Struggling to Find a Job? It Might be Because of Your Tattoo

You’ve got a great education, great work experience, and great references. The employer seems to be impressed., but there’s just one…

Business

Struggling to Find a Job? It Might be Because of Your Tattoo

You’ve got a great education, great work experience, and great references. The employer seems to be impressed., but there’s just one thing keeping you from landing your…

Entertainment

What ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Can Teach Us About Internet Marketing

For the last 30 or so years, ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic has been the king of pop-culture parody. But over the last decade, YouTube has exploded, giving everyone…

Finance

Surprising Percentage of American Households Have Saved Nothing for Their Retirements

A new study has revealed that an astonishing 20% of Americans who are near retirement age haven’t saved any money toward their retirements. According to an August 7 Washington Post article,…

Health

Movie-Goers End Up Sitting with Unexpected Bed Bug Guests at Theater

When enjoying a movie with your significant other or friends, the one thing that you won’t want to encounter at the theater is a bed bug.In California,…

Sports

Dogs Comfort Victims On The Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings

The Boston Marathon kicked off yesterday, with 36,000 runners taking the same route — from Hopkinton, MA to Boylston, MA — where bombs killed three people and…

Nation

VA Claims Troubles Continue

In the midst of increasing turmoil throughout the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), a growing number of veterans are having trouble successfully filing for benefit claims. And,…

Technology

Inventor of the Pop Up Ad Apologizes for His Invention, Dubbed the ‘Internet’s Original Sin’

This week, Ethan Zuckerman, writing for The Atlantic, apologized to everyone for inventing the bane of everyone’s online surfing existence — the pop-up ad. Pop-up ads are one of…

Travel

Boating Tragedies Can Strike Easily Without Life Vests, Warn Rescue Crews

In the United States and Canada, boating is a popular pastime during the summer months, especially in areas where the warmth doesn’t last very long. But in…