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US Divorce Rate is at its Lowest in 35 Years: Study

US Divorce Rate is at its Lowest in 35 Years: Study

The divorce rate in the U.S. has fallen for the third year in a row, bringing it to its lowest level since 1980....

Nov 28 2016, 1:22pm CST

The Dead Sea is Drying out at an Alarming Rate

The Dead Sea is Drying out at an Alarming Rate

The Dead Sea is facing a desiccation process and no one can do anything about it for now....

Nov 22 2016, 10:35am CST

Christmas Shopping May Increase Your Heart Rate by 33%

Christmas Shopping May Increase Your Heart Rate by 33%

Christmas shopping apparently increases one’s heart rate by 33%. This is in fact equivalent to running a full-fledged marathon....

Nov 16 2016, 11:45am CST

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

It is being surmised by climate change scientists that the carbon dioxide surplus in the atmosphere is being blunted by greener...

Nov 9 2016, 7:30am CST

Why the Universe Is not Expanding at an Accelerating Rate

Why the Universe Is not Expanding at an Accelerating Rate

Challenging a standard cosmological concept, a team of researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist has found that the univer...

Oct 25 2016, 1:59am CDT

Pokemon Go Capture Rate Explained To Increase Chances To Catch Wild Pokemon

Pokemon Go Capture Rate Explained To Increase Chances To Catch Wild Pokemon

Pokemon Go has surprisingly complex mechanics that are not explained officially, but discovered by Pokemon Go nerds....

Sep 6 2016, 8:57am CDT

Maternal Death Rate is Rising Across U.S.

Maternal Death Rate is Rising Across U.S.

Texas sees an unusual spike in childbirth related deaths. Maternal mortality rate in Texas doubled between 2010 and 2012...

Aug 27 2016, 4:46am CDT

Maternal Death Rate is Rising Across U.S.

Maternal Death Rate is Rising Across U.S.

Texas state sees an unusual spike in childbirth-related deaths in recent years. Maternal mortality rate in Texas nearly doubled...

Aug 27 2016, 4:38am CDT

New Ironman Triathlon World Record Holder Jan Frodeno Uses Cosinuss In-Ear Temperature and Heart Rate Monitor

New Ironman Triathlon World Record Holder Jan Frodeno Uses Cosinuss In-Ear Temperature and Heart Rate Monitor

Temperature management during training is an important aspect that few athletes have discovered. New Ironman Triathlon World Re...

Jul 18 2016, 8:51am CDT

Weight Loss Surgery Lowers Death Rate

Weight Loss Surgery Lowers Death Rate

The latest research proves that weight loss surgery wards off chances of contracting cardiac disease and cancer....

Jun 3 2016, 8:37am CDT

American Death Rate Increases

American Death Rate Increases

The yankee mortality rates seem to have increased in a novel manner after 10 years of being statistically average in their scop...

Jun 1 2016, 6:23am CDT

Suicide Rate in US Jumps 24% in 15 years

Suicide Rate in US Jumps 24% in 15 years

The suicide rate in the US soared by 24 percent between 1999 and 2014, ranking the 10th cause of death among Americans, accordi...

Apr 22 2016, 6:14am CDT

Carbon Release Rate is Highest Since Dinosaur Age

Carbon Dioxide Release at Highest Rate in 66 Million Years

New research suggests that humans are releasing carbon dioxide about 10 times faster than during any event in the past 66 milli...

Mar 22 2016, 12:50am CDT

Why Death Rate Among Middle-Aged White Americans is on the Rise?

Why is the Death Rate Among Middle-Aged White Americans on the Rise?

A study found many reasons behind this trend including failures in the medical system and economy....

Feb 1 2016, 9:17am CST

Slow Heart Rate Does Not Increase Risk of Heart Disease and Death

Slow Heart Rate Does Not Increase Risk of Heart Disease and Death

It has been found that a slower heart rate does not necessarily cause cardiac arrest in patients....

Jan 20 2016, 8:40am CST

Asthma Rate is Dropping among US Kids

Asthma Rate is Dropping among US Kids

Asthma rate among US kids has fallen significantly since 2013, report reveals....

Dec 29 2015, 10:40pm CST

U.S. Abortion Rate Drops to an All-time Low

U.S. Abortion Rate Drops to an All-time Low

According to a recent report the abortion rate in the U.S. has declined to a very low rate....

Dec 12 2015, 9:52am CST

US Life Expectancy Stuck at 79 for Third Straight Year

US Life Expectancy Stalls at 79 Years, Infant Death Rate Drops

CDC reports that life expectancy remained the same as in past two years. Infant mortaltity saw an historic decline....

Dec 9 2015, 11:41pm CST

Xiaomi Mi Band 1S With Heart Rate Monitor Announced

Xiaomi Mi Band 1S With Heart Rate Monitor Announced

Xiaomi was long expected to update a new fitness band in its popular Mi Band lineup. Now, the wearable has officially been disc...

Nov 7 2015, 11:21am CST

Mortality Rate Rising for Middle-Aged White Americans

Mortality Rate Rising for Middle-Aged White Americans

Mortality from a number of causes among Caucasian middle-aged Americans is at an all-time high right now....

Nov 4 2015, 7:41am CST

Apple Watch Users Experiencing Inaccurate Heart Rate Readings

Apple Watch Users Experiencing Inaccurate Heart Rate Readings

Some Apple Watch users are reporting that the heart readings on the watch are not accurate....

Oct 26 2015, 9:16pm CDT

Polar Announces A360- A Fitness Wearable With Heart Rate Monitor

Polar Announces A360 - A Fitness Wearable With Heart Rate Monitor

Polar A360 monitors your heart....

Oct 20 2015, 1:55pm CDT

iOS 9 achieved 50% adoption rate in just one week

iOS 9 achieved 50% adoption rate in just one week

iOS 9 has shown a remarkable adoption rate...

Sep 22 2015, 8:27pm CDT

iOS 9 Adoption Rate Reaches 20% In Just Three Days

iOS 9 Adoption Rate Reaches 20% In Just Three Days

iOS takes the lead again in terms of adoption rate....

Sep 19 2015, 2:44pm CDT

Child Obesity Rate Is Higher in U.S. than Canada

Child Obesity Rate Is Higher in U.S. than Canada

Childhood obesity is 17.5% in United States compared to 13% in Canada, new report reveals...

Aug 27 2015, 3:44am CDT

British Internet Trolling Stats Show Three A Day Prosecution Rate

British Internet Trolling Stats Show Three A Day Prosecution Rate

In the world of digital and social media, trolling happens on a regular basis. But that doesn't mean the British legal sys...

May 24 2015, 12:45pm CDT

Google Fit Update Fixes Heart Rate Sensor Bug

Google Fit Update Fixes Heart Rate Sensor Bug

The latest Google Fit update is now out and it is now compatible with phones like the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Note 4....

May 14 2015, 7:22am CDT

Garmin Forerunner 225 Running Watch Can Also Measure Your Heart Rate

Garmin Forerunner 225 Running Watch Can Also Measure Your Heart Rate

The Forerunner 225 will hit stores later in the second quarter....

May 13 2015, 1:16am CDT

Apple Watch's Heart Rate Sensor Matches with Mio's Alpha Monitor

Apple Watch's Heart Rate Sensor Matches with Mio's Alpha Monitor

apple figures out that ink, pattern, and saturation" of some tattoos can make it "difficult to get reliable readings...

May 8 2015, 7:29am CDT

iOS 8 adoption rate crosses 80 percent

iOS 8 adoption rate crosses 80 percent

iOS 8 adoption was badly hurt from all the point updates brought to fix problems and introduce newer features...

Apr 30 2015, 5:45am CDT

Apple Watch's defect rate of 70% might cause shortages upon launch

Apple Watch's Defect Rate of 70% Might Cause Shortages upon launch

Quanta, the company assembling the watch, has claimed it is experiencing problems and defects...

Mar 13 2015, 2:00pm CDT

iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

iOS 8 crosses 14 percent adoption rate

The adoption rate still remains below the iOS 7 of last year...

Sep 19 2014, 2:08pm CDT

Tim Cook dissatisfied with the Current Inclusivity Rate at Apple

Tim Cook dissatisfied with the Current Inclusivity Rate at Apple

The CEO of Apple Incorporated is dissatisfied with the current inclusivity rate of his company. He wants more Black Americans a...

Aug 13 2014, 8:56am CDT

Apple's heart rate monitoring headphones turned out to be a hoax

Apple's heart rate monitoring headphones turned out to be a hoax

The source of this leak has apologized for putting it out on the internet and not following up...

May 6 2014, 3:21am CDT

TomTom Runner Cardio sports watch has GPS and built-in heart rate counter

TomTom Runner Cardio sports watch has GPS and built-in heart rate counter

Watch tracks heart rate with no strap...

Apr 4 2014, 11:01am CDT

Adoption rate for the Mac OS X Mavericks reach 40%

Adoption rate for the Mac OS X Mavericks reaches 40%

Apple's offering of a free upgrade to the new OS has led many people to switch willingly...

Mar 29 2014, 2:03pm CDT

Student loans bill wants to help students refinance at a lower rate

Student loans bill wants to help students refinance at a lower rate

Student loan debt keeps growing...

Feb 20 2014, 11:23am CST

Gap Hourly Wage Rate Increased to $9

Gap Hourly Wage Rate Increased

The economy of the United States needs a boost. And is there a better way of fomenting this monetary ferment then by increasing...

Feb 20 2014, 9:30am CST

Microsoft Defends Xbox One's Frame Rate/ Resolution Problems

Microsoft Defends Xbox One's Frame Rate/ Resolution Problems

We’ve seen it before, and now we’re seeing it again. Another multiplatform game, in this case Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition,...

Jan 28 2014, 3:57am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ithlete Heart Rate Monitor from ithlete

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ithlete Heart Rate Monitor from ithlete

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ithlete Heart Rate Monitor from ithlete...

Jan 12 2014, 8:30am CST