In a recent blog post, popular microbloggig service Twitter said that it is launching emergency alerts for cell phones via its new feature dubbed `Twitter Alerts.' The feature will primarily notify cell phone users about emergency situations, such as a disaster or a major catastrophe.
Online retail giant Amazon has recently announced its refreshed lineup of tablets, with the new devices dubbed Kindle Fire HDX. The new Kindle Fire HDX tablets will be available in two versions - a 7-inch model, and an 8.9-inch model - and will be notably faster as well as lighter than their previous-generation Kindle Fire counterparts.
In order to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support, organizations crosswise over Bromsgrove and Droitwich will be holding espresso or coffee mornings on Friday.
There will be cakes, refreshments and a wager throughout the morning and the staff, who will be making the cakes, will likewise be dressing in green.
To cut down cholesterol levels, heart pills are taken every day by millions of Britons. These pills can cause memory loss. This was revealed by the scientists.
According to a new study, people take statins to guard them from heart attack or stroke and are at an increased risk of suffering from brain problems.
Traditional treatment for breast cancer is surgery followed by a chemotherapy session. The latter step is taken in those cases that have chances of cancer recurrence.
A new research has taken place as per which, a novel test has been developed that will reveal that whether or not the patient needs to take chemotherapy.
Your marital status does make an impact on number of crucial issues in life and the latest to join the list is cancer. According to a recent study, cancer patients who are married tend to live longer than the unmarried patients suffering from the disease.
The study has been published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
It is a known fact now that people feel very difficult to resist the craving for the hot, crispy box of fries and all their greasy calories. In a bid to make it healthier, Burger King is making efforts to come up with an alternative pitched as significantly less fatty and caloric than the original deep fried potatoes.
As per recent reports, it has been unveiled that two teenagers had to be hospitalized after they have smoked unknown synthetic drug.
Police have shared that they got to know about a 14-year-old boy who had become unconscious after having seizures. He was taken to Edmonton's Stollery Children's Hospital through air ambulance.
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Federal Housing Finance Agency in Washington recently presented a report, which showed failure of Freddie Mac to refer almost 58,000 foreclosed mortgages to vendors.
As per the report, the vendors scrutinize the ability of borrowers to repay. Also, they are held responsible for collecting mortgage payments.
A new report has uncovered that the United States is busy testing its F-16 fighter jets, which are unmanned, aimed at training pilots.
The first operational F-35 had lifted off in July 2011 from Fort Worth's Lockheed facilities in Texas with Lt. Col. Eric Smith on-board. The rocket had headed to Eglin Air Force Base, its permanent home in the Florida panhandle.
The researchers from National Ignition Facility (NIF) have told that they are very close to ignite a self-sustained fusion reaction. This reaction is capable of yielding large amount of energy. The energy released is enough for creating a miniature star on Earth.
The story and identity of the Filipina-American nurse receiving gifts worth millions from her copper-mining heiress mistress are revealed in a book called `Empty Mansions' by Bill Dedman.
The nurse was gifted cars and houses of $30 million, and still to get cash worth $30 million from the property of Huguette Clark.
After Ted Cruz highly criticized the new health care law by Obama government, the U. S. President Obama and highly influential former U. S. President, Clinton, joined to back the new health care law, claiming it will change the lives of people all across the nation for better.
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