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Racial Stereotypes: Black Men Perceived As Bigger, More Threatening, Study Finds

Racial stereotypes influence the way we perceive people from another ethnicity. Study shows young black men are seen as larger and more threatening than white men of equal size.

Life & Style March 14, 2017

White House Correspondents Still Welcome Trump To Annual Dinner Despite His Plan To Skip Event

The White House Correspondents’ Association is still open to a last minute change of plans in case the president changes his mind about attending the annual dinner.

Life & Style March 12, 2017

Starbucks Is Releasing Spring Cups For The First Time Ever That Are Pastel Perfection

Starbucks is releasing limited-time cups that are pastel colored to celebrate spring.

Life & Style March 10, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan Are Having Another Baby Girl

Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan are expecting baby no. 2. Just like any other expecting parent these days, Zuckerberg made the announcement via a Facebook post.

Life & Style March 9, 2017

Papa John’s Serves Up Enhancements To Digital Orders With PayPal And New Pizza Tracker

Papa John's adds PayPal as a form of payment for digital orders, as well as a new pizza tracker.

Life & Style March 9, 2017

Yellow Taxi Cabs Are Safer From Accidents Compared With Blue Ones, Research Claims

A study by researchers from the National University of Singapore found that yellow taxis have lower accident rates compared with blue taxis. The higher visibility of the yellow taxi cabs is tagged as the primary reason why they are safer.

Life & Style March 8, 2017

10 Hot Tips For The Career-Oriented: How To Boost Job Performance

Looking for new ways to boost work performance? Here are some tried and true suggestions on how to improve job productivity and qualify for that promotion.

Life & Style March 8, 2017

Starbucks’ Secret Menu Features Another Pink Purple Drink

The Pink Purple Drink is the latest Starbucks secret menu item that's all over Instagram.

Life & Style March 3, 2017

Sistine Chapel Frescoes Digitized For Future Restoration Work

Photographers have produced 270,000 digital photos of the interiors of the Sistine Chapel. The benchmark photos will serve as an initial step for the chapel's future restoration projects.

Life & Style March 2, 2017

Cannot Spot That Your Partner Is Hiding Emotions? Study Reveals Couples May Miss Cues

New research from psychologists reveals that couples are likely to miss cues about their partner’s emotions. The study suggests how one can miss cues from his or her partner that they are hiding emotions in regards to the relationship.

Life & Style March 2, 2017

Starbucks’ New Macchiato Drinks Will Be Your New Obsession This Spring

Starbucks is adding two new iced and hot macchiato drinks to its spring menu.

Life & Style February 28, 2017

Samsung Press Event At MWC 2017 Had A Surprise Guest: Guess Who?

Samsung's press event at the MWC 2017 was interrupted by Greenpeace a protester. They held a 'Rethink, Reuse, Recycle' poster with the hashtag of Galaxy Note 7.

Life & Style February 27, 2017

Instagram User Wins All-Expense-Paid Cruise For Summer Intern-Ship

An Instagram user just won the best 'intern-ship' ever, beating out 75,000 other applicants. The lucky winner gets to go on an all-expense-paid vacation and all she has to do is post on Instagram.

Life & Style February 26, 2017

Trump vs Media: New York Times, CNN And More Blocked From White House Briefing

Some media outlets were unable to attend a White House press briefing on Friday, marking a new strain on the Trump administration’s relationship with the media.

Life & Style February 25, 2017

Starbucks New Secret Menu Item: What Is The Matcha Pink Drink?

Here’s what is in the latest secret menu item a Starbucks called the Matcha Pink Drink.

Life & Style February 21, 2017

Presidents Day 2017 Guide: What's Open, What's Closed And For How Long

Presidents Day 2017 is this Monday, Feb. 20, and many businesses and institutions are closed for the day. Schools, banks, post offices, and more are not working today, but there are still plenty of businesses and services operating normally, so here's the deal.

Life & Style February 20, 2017

Tesla Owner Who Sacrificed His Model S To Save Another Driver Gets Surprise From Elon Musk

The Tesla Model S owner who sacrificed his vehicle to save another driver's life has impressed the entire world. In response to this selfless, heroic act, Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the company wants to show its appreciation and reward the good Samaritan.

Life & Style February 18, 2017

British Airways Hostesses Sleep In Cars, Can Only Afford Pot Noodles

With meager pay, the cabin crew members of British Airways state that they are living on pot noodles and are sleeping in cars. Like the British Airways authorities, the crew members are not ready to give up on the fight.

Life & Style February 18, 2017

Auto Loan Delinquencies Climbs North, Highest Since 2008 Financial Crisis

Reports reveal that 2016 saw the highest rate in terms of auto loan delinquencies after 2008. The fourth quarter auto loan debt stood at $23.27 billion.

Life & Style February 17, 2017

Monopoly Ditches Thimble Token, New Ones Will Arrive In August

Monopoly classic game piece Thimble has been scrapped from the board game and won’t appear in its next edition. The decision was taken by voters during an online voting challenge started by Hasbro.

Life & Style February 17, 2017

McDonald's Re-Engineers Straw Using Fibonacci Formula To Let You Enjoy Shamrock Shake More

McDonald's has contracted two engineering firms to produce a special straw that can optimize the Shamrock Shake's Flavor. The limited edition straws were developed for several months.

Life & Style February 16, 2017

Starbucks Starts Serving New Ice Cream Drinks: Here’s What Is On The New Affogato Menus

Starbucks is adding new ice cream beverages to its menu in select Reserve and California locations that are inspired by the Italian dessert affogato.

Life & Style February 15, 2017

American Girl Introduces A New Doll, And It’s A Boy!

American Girl is releasing its first-ever boy doll, a character named Logan who is a drummer.

Life & Style February 15, 2017

App Study Finds Millennials Would Chose Fame Over Falling In Love

The talent discovery app Clapit found that 7 percent of millennials are willing to breakup to be single and famous.

Life & Style February 14, 2017

Betsy DeVos' Education Department Apologizes For Misspelled Tweet With Another Error

The Education Department tweeted a quote highlighting the importance of education from the late W.E.B Du Bois. But things backfired when the tweet misspelled Du Bois as 'DeBois.'

Life & Style February 17, 2017

President Donald Trump Still Using Unsecured Smartphone, Senators Question Why

President Donald Trump is being questioned by two U.S. senators on the lack of security measures reported on his phone. The senators have expressed their concerns in a letter to the Secretary of Defense, Jim Mattis.

Life & Style February 15, 2017

Study Results Are 'Very Clear': There's No Link Between Immigration And Crime

According to a study, having a lot of immigrants doesn’t equate to increased levels of crime. The research results are relevant as the Trump administration recently issued an executive order banning nationals from seven countries.

Life & Style February 14, 2017

Dating An iPhone Owner? Your Date May Be Judging You Based On Gadgets You Own: Survey

Survey results from an online dating site reveal perceptions of iPhone and Android users. One of the findings shows iPhone users are more likely to judge Android users negatively.

Life & Style February 12, 2017

Federal Agents Arrest Hundreds Of Undocumented Immigrants Across Several States

Federal agents have reportedly detained several undocumented immigrants who are undocumented and have a criminal record. The ICE conducted raids across homes and workplaces in LA, New York, Chicago and more.

Life & Style February 11, 2017

Pizza Lovers Can Now Create A Wedding Registry At Domino’s

Domino’s is letting customers celebrate love at first slice by creating a wedding registry with the pizza chain.

Life & Style February 10, 2017

How The Popularity Of Organics Is, Quite Ironically, Hurting Whole Foods

Last Wednesday, Whole Foods posted what could arguably be its worse performance in 10 years. It disclosed its sixth consecutive quarter of dipping same-store sales and slashed its outlook for the year.

Life & Style February 11, 2017

Breast-feeding Gone Bad: North Carolina Mom Outraged After Day Care Worker Breast-fed Her Son Without Consent

A North Carolina mother wants to press criminal charges against a day care worker who breast-fed her 3-month-old son without permission. The baby, who was lactose-intolerant, had to be hospitalized after the incident.

Life & Style February 9, 2017

Merriam-Webster Adds 1,000 More Words To Catalog: What's New For Tech And Science?

Merriam-Webster just added 1,000 more words to its roster. The dictionary has added a lot of technologically-related words, based on what we do with technology.

Life & Style February 8, 2017

A Harambe-Shaped Cheeto Just Sold For $100,000 On eBay

A Flamin’ Hot Cheeto in the shape of Harambe the gorilla sold on eBay for a whopping $100,000.

Life & Style February 7, 2017

Twitter, Netflix File Legal Documents Emphasizing The Importance Of Immigrants

Companies like Twitter, Netflix, and more have submitted legal documents challenging the immigration ban passed by President Donald Trump. The amicus brief was filed at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Feb. 5.

Life & Style February 6, 2017

How To Land An Internship At Google, Apple And Facebook: Harvard Grad Gives Resume, Interview Tips

How do you increase your chances of landing an internship at Google, Apple, and Facebook? A Harvard University student shares some tips to make your resume stellar and prepare yourself for the interview process.

Life & Style February 4, 2017

Elon Musk Won't Quit Trump Advisory Panel, He Explains Why

Elon Musk has confirmed that he will not resign from the post of adviser to President Trump. He asserted that his involvement did not imply he agreed with the decisions that were taken, but would stay for 'greater good.'

Life & Style February 3, 2017

Bad With Social Cues? MIT Researchers Built A Wearable For You

MIT researchers are developing a wearable AI system that can function as a social coach to aid socially challenged individuals figure out social cues with ease.

Life & Style February 3, 2017

LOOK: This Graphene Dress Lights Up Based On Breathing Pattern

The world's first graphene dress is unveiled in Manchester. The little black dress that lights up based on breathing pattern gives a whole new meaning to wearable technology.

Life & Style February 5, 2017

Google Employees Walk Out Of Offices To Protest Trump Immigration Ban, Company Leaders Join The Rally

Google staff rallied against Trump's immigration ban and more than 2,000 employees protested. Google CEO Sundar Pichai and co-founder Sergey Brin joined the #GooglersUnite protest and opposing the controversial executive order.

Life & Style January 31, 2017

Trump UK State Visit To Go Through Despite More Than 1.2 Million People Signing Petition Against It

A UK petition against a Donald Trump state visit has drawn more than 1.2 million signatures, prompted by Trump's recent immigration ban. Despite increased opposition, however, the visit will reportedly not be canceled.

Life & Style January 30, 2017

Delta Resumes US Flights After Computer Glitch Grounded 170 Flights

Delta’s two and a half hours flight suspension has come to an end, with the airline resuming domestic flights in the United States. Around 170 flights were grounded by the airline due to systems outage across the country.

Life & Style January 30, 2017

Hackers Demand Bitcoin Ransom From Hotel After Locking Hundreds Of Guests

Hackers attacked a hotel in Austria and guests were locked in their rooms, and the electronic systems disabled and manipulated. The systems were released only after the hackers' demand for 1,500 euros (about $1,600) bitcoin ransom was paid.

Life & Style January 30, 2017

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