Jessa Duggar, Jill Duggar Engaged in Courtship The fundamentalist family known as the Duggars is quite protective of their daughters. Nevertheless, Jill and Jessa Duggar are courting their respective boyfriends under the strict surveillance of their parents.
Apr 2 2014, 9:39am CDT
Jenny McCarthy Criticized on Twitter Jenny McCarthy was severely criticized via a torrent of tweets regarding her anti-vaccination stance. She is among a minority of people who think that getting children vaccinated makes them autistic.
Mar 17 2014, 3:18am CDT
ADHD can Occur Due to Acetaminophen Intake A recent study in Denmark shows that chances of ADHD increased among children whose mothers took acetaminophen during pregnancy. While this is a correlation it is not necessarily a case of causation.
Feb 28 2014, 6:44am CST
Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake Have No Time for Kids There have been rumors that Jessica Biel and her husband Justin Timberlake are facing issues regarding their marriage. But the fact of the matter is that she is as busy as her husband. This has sparked debate in the tabloids about the relationship between the two.
Feb 11 2014, 3:03am CST
Toyota Highlander Super Bowl Ad Features Terry Crews and Muppets The all-new 2014 Toyota Highlander ad that will get shown in the Super Bowl features NFL player and actor Terry Crews not to mention the Muppets. The advert has generated quite a bit of anticipation among both children and adults due to the presence of the Muppets character known as Rowlf the Dog in it.
Jan 25 2014, 4:17am CST
The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing Today marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple Macintosh personal computer, a tool that I have used almost every day of my professional life for almost that entire span. I feel particularly inscribed in the Macintosh...
Jan 24 2014, 1:08am CST
New Take on Google Glass I’ve come around a bit on Google Glass. Not entirely, but perhaps 270°. To clarify, I’d be surprised if I ever adopted Glass personally. I’m just an old guy, stuck in some rut from the 1970s or thereabouts....
Jan 23 2014, 9:30am CST
Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journalist, one of many occupations these days that allows the complete and total freedom to work...
Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST
AARP Chooses Jack Ryan for Grownups The association for adults that love movies has chosen Jack Ryan as a movie which is fit for grownups. This is the first time the AARP has made an announcement regarding a film made for mature audiences.
Jan 23 2014, 3:44am CST
CES 2014 from a Woman's Perspective In 2014, women leaders rose to the top in many different industries. Healthcare, cars manufacturing, advertising and even finance all recently added women to major leadership roles. Marissa Mayer may have recently...
Jan 22 2014, 8:11am CST
Alison Sweeney to Leave “Days of Our Lives” Soon The smart and sexy star, Alison Sweeney is all set to leave the soap opera “Days of Our Lives” soon. After staying on the show for more than two decades, she wants to pay some attention to her son and daughter for a change.
Jan 22 2014, 7:15am CST
This is the Typical Bitcoin Shopper When Overstock began accepting Bitcoins on Jan. 9, it immediately grossed $100,000 in Bitcoin orders, according to its CEO Patrick Byrne. As he told CBS affiliate KUTV in Salt Lake City, “I’ve been hearing from people...
Jan 22 2014, 1:50am CST
Drew Barrymore has No Regrets The freedom-loving actress and mother, Drew Barrymore has no regrets on her past. Barrymore said that she wouldn’t allow her daughter when she grows up to pose naked in Playboy. The fact that she herself bared all at the tender age of 19 makes no difference to Drew. It looks like she truly believes in the “do as I say, don’t do as I do” motto.
Jan 21 2014, 4:36am CST
Exorcism Deaths by Mentally Ill Mother Exorcism is in itself a controversial subject since it doesn’t come under the rubric of science. However, when there is violence involved against the supposedly possessed individual, it often leads to casualties. The exorcism deaths of two children by their mentally ill mother in Maryland led to the law taking her into its custody.
Jan 20 2014, 8:56am CST
The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device The combination of students and mobile phones has long been a source of anxiety for teachers. Instead of being engrossed in the lesson, the assumption is pupils will be unable to resist the lure of texting, watching...
Jan 19 2014, 12:11pm CST
Judaism In Cartoons And iPhone Apps Teaching young people – and millennials – about religion can be a chore, not to mention sometimes boring or confusing for the students. One tech firm in San Francisco may have an answer for those young followers of the...
Jan 19 2014, 8:51am CST
The Partridge Family's Dave Madden dead at 82 The Partridge Family was an American sitcom that ran in the 1970s. It was about a widowed mother and her five children who later formed a band. Dave Madden played the role of the band's manager.
Jan 17 2014, 3:50pm CST
FDA OKs mental disability blood test for infants FDA approves novel genetic test that screens infants for predictors of mental handicaps
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration on Friday cleared a first-of-a-kind blood test that can help...
Jan 17 2014, 3:01pm CST
Goldie Hawn Wants Mindful Works Goldie Hawn is going to launch a new evidence-based program for educators and children in collaboration with Mark Bertolini. The Hawn Foundation’s signature “Mindful Works” will be launched during The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Jan 17 2014, 11:40am CST
Dismal Wii U Sales Move Nintendo Closer To 'Game Over' With the successful launches of the Xbox One and the PS4, it’s been easy to forget that the latest console generation started in November of 2012 with a dud. Nintendo’s Wii U launched with what seemed to be a...
Jan 17 2014, 2:21am CST
America's Next Great Prescription Scientists have made a discovery that is proven to reduce premature death from heart attacks and stroke, lower the risk of diabetes and certain cancers, control blood pressure, prevent osteoporosis, and alleviate...
Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST
More Americans Reading Ebooks, Led By Younger And Wealthier More Americans are reading ebooks now than ever before, according to new data from the Pew Internet & American Life project.
Some 28% of U.S. adults have read an ebook in the past year, up from 23% a year ago. About...
Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST
Of Course A Book About Bitcoin Should Be Sold For Bitcoin Last spring, people were getting all excited about Bitcoin because its value surged from a movie ticket to a fancy dinner for two in response primarily to Cypriots freaked out that their money was going to be seized by...
Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST
Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching" Allison Todd has observed the effect that leading change has on employees as their companies transform. Here she draws a parallel between her favorite hobby (dance) and the effects of great leadership.
One thing you’ll...
Jan 16 2014, 5:36am CST
Church Sex Abuse Files Released The Chicago Archdiocese of the Catholic Church has decided to bring its sex abuse files in the knowledge of the public. This is being done in order to prevent any future incidents of child molestation by priests.
Jan 16 2014, 5:34am CST
Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games
WASHINGTON (AP) — Plenty of parents have been there — handing over the iPhone or iPad to a child while waiting...
Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST
Apple will refund at least $32.5M in app case Apple will refund at least $32.5M in case about kids' purchases on apps without permission
WASHINGTON (AP) — Apple will refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a federal case involving...
Jan 15 2014, 1:51pm CST
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