Google To Face EU Antitrust Investigation

Google To Face EU Antitrust Investigation

30 November 2010 — A formal antitrust investigation has been launched today against Google Inc. by European regulators to determine whether it has abused its search-engine dominance to strangle competition. The European Commission said the inquiry was launched due to complaints from competitors who claim Google treated their results differently than the ones Google has […]

Artist of the Year Justin Bieber’s Success Well Deserved

Artist of the Year Justin Bieber’s Success Well Deserved

29 November 2010 — Sixteen-year-old teen idol Justin Bieber has a lot going on for himself. Having dominated the American Music Awards just over a week ago with four awards (best pop/rock male, breakthrough artist, album of the year and artist of the year), there’s no question that this is his year. As young as […]

Space Travel Tickets For Sale… For Real

Space Travel Tickets For Sale… For Real

28 November 2010 – If you have $200,000 to spare for travel, you might want to check out Outer Space. There are three “Accredited Space Agents” in Northern California who can help you with your travel plans aboard the Virgin Galactic that will begin making flights lasting just over two-hours to outer space in as […]

Canadian Consumer Confidence Index Up In November

Canadian Consumer Confidence Index Up In November

Ottawa, Canada, 27 November 2010 – A national survey released Wednesday by the Conference Board of Canada indicates an increase of the consumer confidence index by 3.9 points to 83.6 this month. This is the second straight month the index has risen, enough so to write off the declines in July and September. The Ottawa-based […]

Legend Of Bruce Lee Continues With Biopic Movie

Legend Of Bruce Lee Continues With Biopic Movie

Thursday, 25 November 2010, Movie News – The legend of Bruce Lee continues with the release of an authentic biopic on the Dragon toady called “Bruce Lee, My Brother”. The movie follows the early life of the kung-fu master from his birth in San Francisco to his years in Hong Kong. Much consultation and cooperation […]

Internet Usage And Tech Lifestyle Relative To Household Income

Internet Usage And Tech Lifestyle Relative To Household Income

24 November 2010, U.S. News – Pew Research has studied Internet usage and tech-powered lifestyle relative to the household income of Americans. Usage and adoption of technology is highly determined by earnings. The findings for Americans living in households with annual incomes of $75,000 or more reveal: – 95% access the web “at least occasionally” […]

HIV And AIDS Prevention Drugs Highly Effective

HIV And AIDS Prevention Drugs Highly Effective

World News, 23 November 2010 — First was the study of a vaginal gel on African women this summer that showed a 40% reduction in risk of acquiring HIV. A new study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine involving 2,500 men in four continents confirms the lowered risk of being infected by […]

Ineffective Cough And Cold Medicine Still Administered To Infants

Ineffective Cough And Cold Medicine Still Administered To Infants

Chicago, Illinois, 22 November 2010 — Complaints from Pediatricians in 2007 on the ineffectiveness of over-the-counter cough and cold medicines in young children, makers voluntarily withdrew them from the shelves. Reports released today confirm a significant reduction in Emergency Room visits over bad reactions to the medicines in question. However, ER cases still exist to […]

Google In Buy Talks With Groupon Worth $3 Billion

Google In Buy Talks With Groupon Worth $3 Billion

Chicago, Illinois, 21 November 2010 – It is rumored that Chicago-based online coupon company Groupon and Google Inc. are in talks about a possible sale worth over $3 billion. The privately held company Groupon was launched just two years ago. They send daily deals to its members via email – deals that become active when […]

World Toilet Day Highlighted By The Flush Tracking App

World Toilet Day Highlighted By The Flush Tracking App

19 November 2010 – Today is World Toilet Day (and no, it’s not a joke). The purpose of the day is to raise awareness of the fact that approximately 40% of the world population has no access to sanitation. This year, the World Toilet Organization is going high tech to get their message out with […]

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