Best Award-Winning Airlines To Consider For Travel

Best Award-Winning Airlines To Consider For Travel

17 December 2010 – Now in its twenty-fifth year, Business Traveler magazine named its 2010 Business Traveler Award winners as voted for by readers of the magazine, with the results authenticated by an independent auditing company. Thinking of travelling by air this holiday, consider the following winners: AIRLINES Best North American airline for international travel: […]

Nokia And Apple At Each Other Again With More Patent Infringment Lawsuits

Nokia And Apple At Each Other Again With More Patent Infringment Lawsuits

16 December 2010, U.S. – Adding to the list of 24 patent violation allegations against U.S.-based rival Apple Inc. (AAPL) filed last year with the U.S. International Trade Commission and the Delaware and Wisconsin Federal Courts, Nokia added another 13 patent infringement complaints today in the U.K., Germany and the Netherlands. The iPhone, iPad and […]

Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter And World of Warcraft Asking To Reset Passwords

Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter And World of Warcraft Asking To Reset Passwords

15 December 2010, U.S. – Last week’s major hack attack on gossip site Gawker has other online sites taking precautionary measures to minimize the effects of the hack. Yahoo, Twitter, LinkedIn and World of Warcraft are asking their millions of users to rest their passwords and details. Although Twitter was also attacked last week, reports […]

The Man Behind Yahoo Japan And Possibly Yahoo’s Future

The Man Behind Yahoo Japan And Possibly Yahoo’s Future

14 December 2010, U.S. — The name Masayoshi Son is little known in the United States. The fact that this 53-year old billionaire is the founder of Softbank still doesn’t mean much to Americans. Meanwhile, he may be holding the key to Yahoo’s future. Softbank owns major stakes in Yahoo’s most prized assets: Yahoo Japan […]

Bribes And Global Corruption

Bribes And Global Corruption

11 December 2010 — Bribe payments seem to be on the rise globally over the past three years. According to a new study based on the response of 91,500 people spread in 86 countries and territories, a quarter of those surveyed admit to paying a bribe to an institution or for services from health to […]

Quit Smoking Immediately Warns New Surgeon General Report

Quit Smoking Immediately Warns New Surgeon General Report

9 December 2010, U.S. – The newest Surgeon General report released today claims even one cigarette or inhaling someone else’s second-hand smoke could block your arteries and provoke an immediate heart attack. Though lung cancer takes years to develop, poisoning from tobacco smoke and damage at the cellular level begins immediately as over 7000 chemicals […]

European Obesity Levels Catching Up To Americans

European Obesity Levels Catching Up To Americans

7 December 2010 — Europeans have always made fun of Americans for being overweight and with good reason. According to a study published in January in the Journal of the American Medical Association, approximately 68% of Americans are overweight or obese. Unfortunately, obesity is quickly becoming a problem in Europe, according to a new report […]

Angelina Jolie Bound To Offend Serbs, Muslims And All Bosnians

Angelina Jolie Bound To Offend Serbs, Muslims And All Bosnians

5 December 2010 – Oscar-winning Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is treading on dangerous grounds with her directorial debut. Jolie is directing a film script she wrote about the relationship between a Serbian man and a Muslim woman set on the brink of the 1992-1995 war in Bosnia. The project was inspired by Bosnian stories of […]