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Google Alerts, LinkedIn are most popular online resources for job seekers

Pew research indicates that majority of job seekers are relying on online resources while very few people are depending upon advertisements in print publications. Among online resources, Google Alert and LinkedIn are among the popular options for job hunters.

Nov 26, 2015 10:28 PM EST

Are smartphones the new killing machine? Road accidents caused by not-so-smart phone users

US officials announced that deadly traffic accidents have risen to 8.1% in the first half of 2015. The official stated that smartphones are the largest cause of increasing deadly accidents numbers.

Nov 26, 2015 12:29 AM EST

5 charged in $580M medical kickback scheme

Five people including a former executive and two surgeons were charged over a medical kickback scheme worth almost $600 million. The kickback scam in the medical sector is putting more pressure on the US healthcare system.

Nov 25, 2015 11:52 PM EST

Scientists genetically modified mosquitoes to be malaria-resistant

Scientists at the University of California created mutant mosquitoes that are resistant to malaria, impairing their ability to transmit the disease to humans. The breakthrough, using gene-editing technology, may help eliminate the disease.

Nov 25, 2015 02:46 AM EST

Billionaire Liu Yiqian Buys $170 Million Painting: 'Reclining Nude' allows him to fly first class for free

A $170 million purchase for Modigliani painting can provide Chinese billionaire Liu Yiqian free flying anywhere in the world in first class with his whole family, as he uses his AmEx card for the purchase.

Nov 24, 2015 03:36 AM EST

Walmart to begin Cyber Monday sales drive

As part of boosting sales volume, Walmart has announced Cyber Monday beginning early from 8pm on Sunday. Walmart has also organizing Cyber Week during 28 November-4 December. The US retail major is offering discounts and free shipping to shoppers.

Nov 24, 2015 03:44 AM EST

UK allots £1B fund for the eradication of malaria, other infectious diseases

The UK government will be spending £1 billion for the eradication of malaria and other infectious diseases. To fight against these dangerous diseases, the UK government is setting up a £1-billion fund to be spent over the next five years. The UK is working on this ambitious project in partnership with Bill and Melinda Gates.

Nov 24, 2015 10:57 PM EST

7 Preventive Ways from Being a Tax Scam Victim

Tax-related identity theft occurs when someone's social security number is stolen. The thief then gains access to the client's personal data information and financial data. There are few recommendations to prevent oneself from falling victim to such cases.

Nov 20, 2015 05:45 AM EST

David, Victoria Beckham buying country's most expensive home for $57mn

The most popular couple David and Victoria Beckham are reportedly buying an estate home for $57 million. The estate is located in The Cotswolds in south central England and considered to be most expensive estate house in the country. The estate house was built in 1865 and is categorized as cultural heritage as it falls under Grade-II listed building.

Nov 19, 2015 08:45 PM EST

Clue is an app that tracks menstrual cycle and gives power to women

The health app Clue has been the world's fastest growing period tracker. The app now has 2 million users in over 180 countries.

Nov 19, 2015 01:23 AM EST

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