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Android Pay, Google Partner with DonorsChoose to Raise $1 Million for Disadvantaged Pupils

In its bid to better the lives and promote the educational values of disadvantaged pupils with special needs, Google together w...

Nov 25 2015, 10:42am CST

Sleeping in on Weekends May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Heart Disease

Sleeping in on Weekends May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Heart Disease

Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh claim regular shifts in sleep lead to long term health problems....

Nov 21 2015, 11:18am CST

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Andy Stumpt, Former Navy SEAL, Jumps 37,000 Feet to Raise Funds For Navy Foundation

It’s not an everyday solution, but former Navy SEAL Andy Stumpf thinks the only way to give back to the community of profession...

Nov 9 2015, 10:49am CST

West Antarctic Melting Ice Could Raise Seas by 3M Says Study

West Antarctic Melting Ice Could Raise Seas by 3M Says Study

The meltdown of ice in the Western Antarctic continent may cause rising sea levels. The increase in water may be by as much as...

Nov 3 2015, 5:44am CST

Scientists Raise Alarm as 8 Trillion Plastic Microbeads Polluting Oceans

Scientists Raise Alarm as 8 Trillion Plastic Microbeads Polluting Oceans

Researcher have found extensive amounts of microbeads in aquatic bodies and marine and freshwater life. They hope to urge law m...

Sep 19 2015, 3:51pm CDT

Fitbit IPO aims to Raise $358 Million

Fitbit IPO aims to Raise $358 Million

Fitbit disclosed in a public filing with the SEC the amount of money they plan to raise in the IPO....

Jun 2 2015, 7:51am CDT

Stephen Colbert Helps Raise $800K for South Carolina Schools

Stephen Colbert Helps Raise $800K for Schools

Stephen Colbert funding 1000 classroom projects on DonorsChoose.org!...

May 8 2015, 7:56am CDT

McDonald’s will raise Pay for US Employees on 1st July

McDonald’s will raise Pay for US Employees on 1st July

McDonald's also joins the raising pay trend and the company is planning to raise pay for of 90,000 US employees starting o...

Apr 2 2015, 4:12am CDT

Apple gives its Shuttle Bus Drivers a 25% Raise

Apple gives its Shuttle Bus Drivers a 25% Raise

Apple has decided that they will be giving a 25% raise to the shuttle bus drivers who transport employees from work to home....

Mar 10 2015, 4:33am CDT

Peyton Manning: 'It Falls On Everybody To Raise Their Level of Play'

Peyton Manning: 'It Falls On Everybody To Raise Their Level of Play'

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning told The Denver post on Wednesday that his teammates must raise their level of play i...

Nov 13 2014, 7:35pm CST

Uber is Looking At Investors to Raise Another $1 Billion

Uber is Looking At Investors to Raise Another $1 Billion

The company that already received $1.2 billion in the past six months, is looking to raise for funds....

Nov 8 2014, 7:23am CST

Ed O'Neill Helping Raise Funds for Documentary on Former Congressman

Ed O'Neill Helping Raise Funds for Documentary on Former Congressman

Former Rep. James A. Traficant Jr....

Oct 27 2014, 7:07pm CDT

Alicia Keys to Raise Feminist Slogan with “Girl on Fire”

Alicia Keys to Raise Feminist Slogan with “Girl on Fire”

The famed songstress, Alicia Keys is to raise the feminist slogan with her next album “Girl on Fire”....

Jun 30 2014, 6:40am CDT

Alibaba Is aiming to raise $1B in IPO

Alibaba Is aiming to raise $1B in IPO

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — China's Alibaba Group is aiming to raise $1 billion in a long-awaited IPO likely to have ripple effects ac...

May 7 2014, 2:08am CDT

Keystone Pipeline Could Raise Gas Prices

Keystone Pipeline Could Raise Gas Prices

There’s two things we can say about the effect of the Keystone XL pipeline on gas prices. One is that it will, if built, have n...

Apr 28 2014, 1:41am CDT

Different benchmark scores for the HTC One raises questions

Different benchmark scores for the HTC One raise questions

The scores on the AnTuTu X turned out to be different and HTC One might possibly be cheating...

Mar 28 2014, 12:41pm CDT

Messaging App Tango Raises $280 Million Led by Ali Baba's $215 Million

Alibaba Invests $215 Million that Helps Raise Tango $280 Million

The Calif-based social messaging app Tango has raised $280 million in its Series D round of venture funding. And it has been ai...

Mar 20 2014, 5:48am CDT

Whisper to Raise $30 Million More at Valuation of $200

Whisper to Raise $30 Million More at Valuation of $200

The secrets sharing app Whisper has to raise $30 million more just half a year after its last fundraising campaign. Funding has...

Mar 11 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Confirmation Of Dropbox's Monster Raise

According to a new SEC filing, cloud file sharing vendor Dropbox has raised a monstrous $325 million alongside an option t...

Feb 24 2014, 5:16pm CST

Famo.us Raise The Ceiling Above HTML5

Famo.us Raise The Ceiling Above HTML5

UX design has been getting pretty slick in the world of iOS. Last week, Facebook released Paper (subtitled “Stories from Facebo...

Feb 15 2014, 12:21pm CST

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

In a conversation I had with the brilliant small business consultant Michael Gerber 10 years ago, he told me, “…the whole entre...

Jan 8 2014, 10:01am CST

5 Tips To Help You Raise More Money For Your Favorite Charity In 2014

5 Tips To Help You Raise More Money For Your Favorite Charity In 2014

By Mike Ambassador Bruny and Dorie Clark It’s great to write a check to your favorite charity. But – as in business – it’s even...

Jan 2 2014, 2:01pm CST

Uber CEO Confirms his Talks with Investors to Raise Funds

Uber CEO Confirms his Talks with Investors to Raise Funds

Uber is back to raise funds. The company CEO Travis Kalanick has confirmed that he is talking with investors to raise funds for...

Jul 13 2013, 1:17pm CDT

Groupon Super Bowl Commercials Raise Controversy, Groupon Defends Ads

Groupon Super Bowl Commercials Raise Controversy, Groupon Defends Ads

Bad press is better than no press. The Groupon Super Bowl Commercial titled Tibet has triggered a ton of negative feedback. Tim...

Feb 8 2011, 6:51am CST

Foxconn Offers iPhone Factory Workers Up to 66% Raise

Foxconn has been under increasing scrutiny as workers at its Chinese manufacturing plant for iPhones are committing suicide. So...

Jun 7 2010, 1:08pm CDT

Social Gadget Sites gdgt and Quirky raise Venture Capital

Social Gadget Sites gdgt and Quirky raise Venture Capital

Two social sites related to gadgets have raised new venture capital. The WSJ reports that gdgt founded by Gizmodo and Engadget...

Apr 7 2010, 9:48am CDT

Magic Mouse Reviews Raise Ergonomic Issues

Apple unveiled the new Magic Mouse on Tuesday. The first Magic Mouse reviews have been published and it looks like the new Appl...

Oct 22 2009, 2:00am CDT

Belkin Unveils New iPod touch Cases to Raise Money for Cancer Research

Belkin Unveils New iPod touch Cases to Raise Money for Cancer Research

Belkin has announced a couple of new cases for the iPod touch that will help raise money for breast cancer research by donating...

Sep 30 2009, 8:00am CDT

Other Music Stores Raise prices to Match iTunes

I called it. When iTunes first raised its prices on some tracks this week I figured that we would see the other digital music s...

Apr 9 2009, 7:34am CDT

Microsoft not seen to raise Yahoo Bid

Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo! for $44.6 billion two month ago. The Wall Street Journal reports that sources close to the comp...

Apr 1 2008, 12:43am CDT

Global Sources Says Chinese PC Cam Makers will Raise Prices

Earlier this week Global Sources released a study that shows digital photo frame manufacturers in china intend to lower prices....

Dec 6 2007, 8:54am CST