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North Carolina Father Uses Social Media to Pressure Lawmakers to Change DWI Laws

North Carolina Father Uses Social Media to Pressure Lawmakers to Change DWI Laws

An Eden, North Carolina, father is trying to change the state’s DWI laws through the use of social media. On July 21, 2012, Kevin London received a knock at the door from…

New Per-Mile Auto Insurance System Could Help Save Up to 40% Each Year

New Per-Mile Auto Insurance System Could Help Save Up to 40% Each Year

On Wednesday, July 16, Metromile launched its cost-efficient “per-mile” auto insurance system to drivers throughout California. According to a July 16 TechCrunch article, Metromile’s system, which allows the 70% of drivers who…

Job Growth in High-Paying Industries Positive Throughout Month of July

Job Growth in High-Paying Industries Positive Throughout Month of July

The U.S. economy continued its upward trend in the month of July as employers continued to add more middle- and high-wage jobs, a sign of increased employer confidence.According to an…

Herman Miller’s Latest Innovation Could Change the Way Offices Balance Private and Collaborative Spaces

Herman Miller’s Latest Innovation Could Change the Way Offices Balance Private and Collaborative Spaces

Herman Miller, the furniture company that brought offices the famous Eames lounge chair, has developed another office furniture product that may change the way business’s design their offices. Today’s offices are becoming…

Water Pollution Expected to Increase in SE Minnesota

Water Pollution Expected to Increase in SE Minnesota

Residents of Southeastern Minnesota are not too happy with the area’s recent makeover as increased farm acreage degrades their private water wells. University of Minnesota researchers assessed that about one-fourth…

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

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 with a penchant…

Botox Treatments Gaining in Popularity Among Men, Reports Show

Botox Treatments Gaining in Popularity Among Men, Reports Show

The stereotypical image of a Botox user as a middle-aged woman or a female celebrity is quickly becoming a thing of the past. According to a July 9 Beauty World News article,…

Yelp Documents Food Trends Over the Last 10 Years

Yelp Documents Food Trends Over the Last 10 Years

Yelp, founded in 2004, is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year. Over that span of time, users have contributed almost 60 million reviews for local businesses, including many restaurants…