There was a sharp decrease last week in the number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment benefits.
Initial jobless benefit applications fell by 23,000 to 298,000 the week ending November 30, the lowest in nearly three months. The four week moving average, a more reliable measure that smoothes out volatility declined 10,750 to 322,250.
FTC settles with maker of Brightest Flashlight Free app which distributed user data to third partiesSubmitted by Avinash Tripathi on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 13:53
On Thursday, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reached a settlement with Goldenshores Technologies, the developer of Brightest Flashlight Free app which allegedly distributed the personal data of users to third parties, without the consent of the users.
Facebook-owned photo-sharing service Instagram has sent out invitations to the members of the press for an event which it is holding in New York City next week. The event is scheduled to begin at 10 a. m. in Midtown Manhattan on December 12.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration will now be able to show the extreme changes to the Earth's surface because of natural disasters and human influence. This all will become possible of because of anew iPad app that is highly effective to do the same.
The National Academy of Sciences has released a 200-page report in climate change. As per the experts involved in the report, sudden changes taking place due to climate change are more worrisome than the changes that will take place gradually.
As per them, such changes have already started taking place like melting of ice in the Arctic Ocean and extinction of species.
A new research states that upper body of human ancestors looks similar to that of gorilla. Researchers have discovered a partial skeleton, which suggests that human ancestors are characterized by 'robust' jaws and skull bones.
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