Where do Americans spend their last days of life? A new study based on the analysis of millions of records of Medicare beneficiaries who passed away between 2000 and 2015 revealed more people died at home, not in hospitals.
Public Health June 28, 2018
A new update slated for Google Home devices enhances some of its core features. Users can now issue up to three commands at a time, which improves its multitasking capabilities.
Google June 14, 2018
Looking to give your home appliances an overhaul? J.C. Penney might just have what you need, as the department store brings back its home appliance business in July.
Business Tech May 10, 2016
Created by Jason Krugman and Scott Leinweber, the product is the result of a desire to bring more light — and art — into living spaces.
Business Tech April 28, 2016
A newly developed graphene sensor could possibly detect levels of air pollution in homes. It is a result of a colloboration between the University of Southampton and the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.
Earth/Environment April 18, 2016
According to a study, cancer patients who prefer to receive palliative care at home tend to live longer than those who are in hospitals. Other studies also show that those who opt to stay at home experience less painful and easier death.
Life April 3, 2016
The hailstorms last Thursday that pounded cars and rolled across North Texas could lead to $300 million in vehicle repairs alone. The storms left the streets with debris, leaves, and some remnants of damaged structures, and did not spare the Fort Worth police headquarters and zoo.
Earth/Environment March 21, 2016
You need not call pest control, but a new study in the United States found that the average American home contains an average of 100 arthropods. Luckily, some of them are somehow harmless.
Animals January 20, 2016
Perfumes, scented candles and air freshener products may contain cancer-causing ingredients. Using houseplants may help reduce these harmful substances.
Life January 16, 2016
The home had been regarded as the most preferred place of death. As per surveys and analyses, one British researcher said that it may not always be the best choice as many factors should be considered.
Life October 8, 2015
American Standard brings 3D printing to kitchen and bathroom faucets with some impressive results.
Gadgets June 19, 2015
At an event today in San Francisco, Nest rolled out a refresh of its product line along with a brand new gadget called Nest Cam. The product of Nest's purchase of Dropcam, Nest Cam is a tiny security camera for your smarthome.
Gadgets June 17, 2015
AT&T aims to give consumers control of the home from anywhere, such as the car dashboard. Its newest tech platform connects car services to home and security services.
FUTURE TECH March 2, 2015
If having easy access to all of Starbucks' caffeinated goodness wasn't enough for you, there's now another awesome reason why you should live near a Starbucks. It has to do with your home value.
Internet Culture January 30, 2015
Consumer electronics company Withings rounds out its line of health products with the Home. The all-in-one monitoring station captures video, monitors air quality and analyses the environment for sounds of distress.
FUTURE TECH September 4, 2014
Researchers say insurance companies should invest in BP tools for consumers and patients as it can boost health care services while saving big bucks on the provider side. Home testing is as effective as clinical monitoring, says new research.
July 15, 2014
Honeywell aims to get back to the top of the smart home sector. And the company's new Lyric smart thermostat hopes to do just that.
FUTURE TECH June 10, 2014
New research reveals stress levels are much less in the work environment as home life is much more stressful. But if you happen to work at home how does that compute?
Life May 24, 2014