FDA issues new rules for food chains, will put calorie counts on menus

FDA issues new rules for food chains, will put calorie counts on menus

By Christy Gren - Nov 25, 2014

Soon, consumers will no longer be able to ignore the number of calories in most of the foods they buy when they eat out. In an effort to address obesity in America, the U.S. Food a

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Marketers of sugary drinks still aggressively target U.S. children, report finds

Marketers of sugary drinks still aggressively target U.S. children, report finds

By Carrie Ann - Nov 21, 2014

Even though Beverage companies like Coca-Cola and PepsiCo have pledged to advertise less to children, they still continued to remain a key target for marketers through various oth

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Hewlett-Packard unveils new 3D printer and Sprout desktop PC

Hewlett-Packard unveils new 3D printer and Sprout desktop PC

By Christy Gren - Oct 31, 2014

At an event in downtown New York City, HP announced its much anticipated leap into three-dimensional printing technology for large companies and an interactive desktop computer for

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Warren Buffett could possibly lose $1 billion as IBM Stocks Tumble

Warren Buffett could possibly lose $1 billion as IBM Stocks Tumble

By Carrie Ann - Oct 21, 2014

This come just after Warren Buffet admitted to having made a “huge mistake” by buying a near four percent stake in Tesco PLC. The plunge in IBM’s shares on Monday has left Bu

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IBM to pay $1.5bn to Hive off failing Chip Division

IBM to pay $1.5bn to Hive off failing Chip Division

By Anna Domanska - Oct 20, 2014

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) has agreed to pay Globalfoundries Inc. $1.5 billion to split off its loss-making semiconductor unit, as indicated by two individuals fa

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Microsoft may unveil a smartwatch within the next few weeks

Microsoft may unveil a smartwatch within the next few weeks

By Carrie Ann - Oct 20, 2014

According to a Forbes report, Microsoft’s foray into the wearable tech market is imminent and the software giant is getting ready to launch a wearable device in the coming fe

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Philips Posts Losses of $142.82 million

Philips Posts Losses of $142.82 million

By Christy Gren - Oct 20, 2014

Dutch technology giant Philips has reported a loss of 104 million euro ($142.82 million) at its third-quarter earnings call, chiefly because of the expensive infringement lawsuit a

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CF Indusries and Yara International Call off Merger Discussions

CF Indusries and Yara International Call off Merger Discussions

By Carrie Ann - Oct 17, 2014

On Friday, two of the biggest fertilizers companies in the world, ended merger talks, after both the companies couldn’t mutually agree on terms. The deal is the latest to join th

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Amazon Beefs up Holiday Season Hiring, adds 80,000 Jobs Nationwide

Amazon Beefs up Holiday Season Hiring, adds 80,000 Jobs Nationwide

By Carrie Ann - Oct 16, 2014

Amazon.com plans to boost hiring of thousands of seasonal staff in the U.S. this holiday season, to meet the expected swarm from herculean holiday orders. America’s biggest e-tai

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