Lifestyle

7 Practical Tips To Achieve A Positive Mindset

The “power of positive thinking” is a popular concept, and sometimes it can feel a little cliché. But the physical and mental benefits of positive thinking have been demonstrated by multiple scientific studies. A positive mindset can give you more confidence, improve your mood, and even reduce the likelihood of developing conditions such as hypertension, depression and […]

Sport

Former Detroit Tigers draft pick Patrick Mahomes wins Super Bowl LIV

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes turned on the jets in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl LIV against the San Francisco 49ers, going 10-for-16 for 141 yards and a pair of touchdowns, helping his team erase a 10-point deficit en route to a 31-20 win. It’s the second championship in Chiefs history and their […]

Lifestyle

Just 15 Minute Exercise Can Make You Win Fortnite Like A Champ

In great news for gamers, daily exercise in the gym or park will boost your performance levels while playing Fortnite or League of Legends (LoL), regardless of fitness levels and emotional response to exercise, researchers have found. Time spent playing video games is often seen as time stolen from physical activities. Researchers were surprised that […]

Business

U.S. to review new curbs on Huawei, China in Feb. meeting: sources

The Trump administration plans to meet this month to discuss further curbing technology exports to China and its flagship telecoms company Huawei, two sources said, in a bid to resolve differences within the government over the possible crackdown. The gathering, currently scheduled for Feb. 28, will bring together high level officials for talks after the […]

Technology

Apple now sells more watches than the entire Swiss watch industry

The Apple Watch wasn’t just the best-selling smartwatch last year, but also put the Swiss watch industry to shame, according to new sales estimates compiled by Strategy Analytics. The report estimates Apple shipped nearly 31 million units in 2019, a 36 percent jump over last year. The Swiss watch industry, which includes brands like Swatch […]

News

More Americans evacuated from China as CDC confirms 12th U.S. case of coronavirus

The State Department continues to evacuate U.S. citizens from Wuhan, China, the center of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has now sickened more than 24,000 people. The first airplane with repatriated U.S. citizens landed last week at March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County, California. All of the passengers are under federal quarantine orders for […]

Sport

Red Sox could make decision on Mookie Betts trade soon

Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox could make a decision regarding trading Mookie Betts soon, perhaps even within the next few days. The Padres and Dodgers are the two teams most involved in trade talks regarding Betts. Betts, 27, will be eligible for free agency after the 2020 season. He […]

Lifestyle

Cigarette Smoking May Damage Mental Health Too

Cigarette smoking may not only be harmful to the lungs but also lead to poor mental health, according to a study. The researchers from Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel surveyed more than 2,000 students enrolled at Serbian universities with differing socio-political and economic environments. The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, found that […]

Business

Ford shares dive after carmaker posts fourth-quarter loss, disappointing 2020 outlook

Investors sent Ford Motor Co shares skidding on Tuesday after the company delivered a weaker-than-expected 2020 forecast, warning of higher warranty costs, lower profits at its credit arm and continued investments in future technology such as self-driving cars. Shares in the No. 2 U.S. automaker plunged 9.4% in after-hours trading, shaving more than $3 billion […]

Technology

FTC blocks sale of Harry’s razor company because the D2C company is a key part of competition

The Federal Trade Commission plans to block the sale of on-demand razor company Harry’s to competitor Edgewell Personal Care (the parent company of Schick) because it says the acquisition “would eliminate one of the most important competitive forces in the shaving industry.” That’s a new take on the direct-to-consumer razor market, essentially making the argument […]