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Amazon’s New Patent Allows Retailers to Block Online Searches for Cheaper Products

Amazon has created a patent that isn’t going over well with their thousands of customers. Recently, the massive e-retailer has been granted a patent that will stop a shopper from comparing prices More »

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Can of Hairspray Explodes in Vancouver Woman’s Car, Gets Lodged in Windshield

Most of the time, windshield damages are caused by pebbles, rocks, and other roadside debris. However, one unusual situation in Vancouver leaves experts warning drivers everywhere of an unexpected risk during the More »

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Scientists Create the World’s First Organic Circuit Board Using Human DNA and Yeast Cells

Until recently technology and biology were two separate entities. However, within the last few years, there has been more research than ever when it comes to technology and the human body working More »

Increased Use of Drones Leading to Voyeurism Concerns

The drone industry is expected to grow significantly over the next few years and it’s affecting nearly every industry in the world. Roof inspections, for instance, should be performed at least once or twice a year, and are now able

Etsy and Intuit Announce Partnership to Help Users With Finances

Etsy, a Brooklyn-born, peer-to-peer e-commerce site, announced on August 11 that it’s offering its members access to Intuit’s accounting software. According to New York Business Journal, the partnership will affect U.S. and U.K. Etsy merchants. Members will now be able

U.S. Small Business Administration Announces Deadline for Disaster Assistance

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An estimated 543,000 new businesses get started every month, but their window for disaster assistance is closing, according to a recent announcement by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding all small businesses, small

Top Athletes Backing Out of Rio Olympics Because of Zika Virus

Many athletes are backing out of the 2016 Rio Olympics because of Zika virus scares. The number one golfer in the world, Jason Day, announced on June 27, that he is joining the list of athletes sitting out of the

GM Teams With NASA to Create Robotic Glove That Will Assist Factory Workers

In the United States, there are approximately 7.8 million production workers in the construction industry. And pretty soon, some of those workers could be using robotic extremities to perform tasks not suitable for the human hand. According to CBS Detroit,

Study Finds Long-Term Marijuana Use Linked to Periodontal Disease

A new study found that middle-aged people who have smoked marijuana for a long time could have a higher risk of developing periodontal disease. According to Live Science, the study also shows there are no other links between long-term marijuana

Study Shows Over 50% of Teen Crashes are Caused by Distracted Driving

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released a new study documenting statistics surrounding teen driving accidents. Researchers found that from 2007 to 2015, more than 50% of all teen crashes involved some form of distracted driving. According to LiveScience, the

Employers Must Follow New OSHA Requirements Regarding Workplace Injury Reporting

New U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements have been put in place to increase the amount of workplace injury reporting. The new regulations came from one of OSHA’s top attorneys and the former Assistant Secretary

A Father Finally Finds His Son After Three Years, Hopes to Have Him Come Home

A mother, along with her then nine-year-old son, fled from Ireland in 2013. But after the boy’s mother died earlier this May, his father is now hoping to regain custody. John Hopkins, a 40-year-old father, has not seen his son

America’s First Muslim Clothing Store Challenges Stereotypes

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A typical American woman has 30 outfits in her closet for different uses and events, whereas in 1930 women had just nine outfits each. Yet when it comes to dressing for the occasion, a young entrepreneur is working to challenge