Tag: Cookies

Teen With Peanut Allergy Dies After Chips Ahoy Cookie Packaging Mix-Up

Mom posted warning in her Facebook after her daughter with a peanut allergy died from accidentally eating Chips Ahoy Cookies with Reese's Peanut Butter Cups. The mom highlighted her daughter committed the mistake due to Chips Ahoy’s packaging.

Public Health July 17, 2018

Oreo Unveils 3 New Limited Edition Flavors In #MyOreoCreation Contest

Oreo unveiled three new cookie flavors, namely Cherry Cola, Kettle Corn, and Piña Colada. Fans have mixed views on the new variants, which will be available for a limited time only.

Feature | Culture May 1, 2018

Oreo Contest Offers $500K For New Flavor Idea

Oreo released a new flavor dubbed 'Firework.' Its maker Nabisco also announced a new contest that will allow cookie fans to suggest a new flavor and get a chance to win $500,000 and other perks.

Life & Style May 10, 2017

Chick-fil-A Withdraws Chocolate Chunk Cookie Supply Over Allergen Concerns: Signs, Symptoms Of Peanut Allergy

Chick-fil-A's Chocolate Chunk Cookies are being voluntarily recalled by the supplier because of allergen concerns. CSM Bakery Solutions issued an allergy alert on undeclared peanut present in the flour used in the cookies.

Public Health April 26, 2016

FCC Settles Verizon 'Supercookies' Issue: $1.3M Fine And Mandatory Opt-In/ Opt-Out Consent

Verizon Wireless agreed to settle with the Federal Communications Commission, following the investigation of its undisclosed use of supercookies. The wireless provider will pay a hefty $1.3 million fine and must explicitly ask its users to opt-in for cookies.

Internet March 8, 2016

Salmonella Can Survive In Holiday Cookies For Up To Six Months

Salmonella and other pathogenic bugs can survive for at least six months in holiday cookies and crackers. This is surprising news for researchers, as salmonella contamination more typically occurs in high-moisture foods, not dry goods such as these holiday treats.

Life December 28, 2015

Pepperidge Farm Files Suit Against Trader Joe's Over Milano-Looking Cookies

Pepperidge Farm said Trader Joe’s is damaging its goodwill by selling Trader Joe’s Crispy Cookies. This Milano cookies trademark infringement complaint seeks to halt the sale of the Trader Joe's product and compensatory damages.

Society December 7, 2015

Dark Side Eats: Here’s A 'Star Wars' Pop Chips Cookies Recipe

Awaken the Force inside you with a batch of fresh cookies with an extra crunch from The Dark Side. Check out this recipe for Pop Chips cookies from a galaxy not so far, far away.

Internet Culture December 4, 2015

Police Waging Difficult War Against Edible Marijuana Products

Authorities are having difficulty cracking down on edible marijuana items, which often take the form of innocent-looking snacks. Edible marijuana items are often created in states where marijuana is legal, then transported to other states.

Life May 18, 2015

National Chocolate Chip Day 2015: The Best Chocolate Chip Recipes To Bake Now

Here are the best treats and sweets to bake (or make) in honor of National Choclate Chip Day.

Feature May 15, 2015

Girl Scout Cookie Drive-Thru Makes Our Thin Mint Dreams Come True

A troop of Girl Scouts set up shop in a warehouse to sell boxes of cookie via drive-thru in Salem, New Hampshire.

Internet Culture March 10, 2015

Girl Scout Cookies Taste Different Depending On Where You Live

Today we all found out that Girl Scout cookies may taste different and have a different name depending on where you buy them. How do you feel now knowing that you've been living a lie?

Internet Culture March 5, 2015

Ranking Girl Scout Cookies From Worst To Best

If there's one thing everyone has an opinion on, it's Girl Scout cookies. Here is a very scientific ranking of the 12 that are being sold this year, from worst to best.

Internet Culture February 27, 2015

Cookie Monster Gets Deep With Food-Related Shower Thoughts

Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster ponders deep thoughts about food while visiting the art museums of New York City.

Internet Culture February 19, 2015

You Can Now Bake Your Own Girl Scout Cookies At Home With This Toy Oven

Are you tired of tracking down a Girl Scout to stock up on Thin Mints for the year? Now you can make your very own Girl Scout cookies in the comfort of your home.

Internet Culture February 14, 2015

There's Some Good And Bad News For Girl Scout Cookie Fans

We have both good and bad news for Girl Scout cookie-lovers. While you can now order your boxes online, there are some cookie flavors that didn't make the cut.

Internet Culture December 23, 2014

Verizon's persistent cookies no treat for mobile users but ad agencies are loving them

Verizon treats ad agencies to your cookies. AT&T is considering doing the same.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 31, 2014

Here is one way to stop Facebook's Atlas from tracking your every move

With the announcement of Facebook's new ad network, Atlas, many users are worried that they will not have control over their privacy. For those users, a new tool, called Adblock Plus, may prove useful.

Internet October 2, 2014

Facebook expands user tracking to advertisers, but claims it won't be intrusive

Facebook is adding a number of features to Atlas, its advertising technology. It's an attempt to go up against search company Google's dominance in the online advertising market.

Apps/Software September 29, 2014

Canvas fingerprinting: Meet your new online behavior tracker

New webtracking tech has been developed to track your online habits across many of the world's most popular websites.

Internet July 23, 2014

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