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Aussies are a nation of online deal-hunters
11/11/2014 9:27:38 AM
The majority of Australians are active online deal-hunters, with more than eight out of 10 reading email alerts or updates on special deals (85.8 per cent) and more than three- quarters searching for promotions or discount codes (77.5 per cent). The Bankwest Online Behaviour Report, the latest instalment in the Bankwest Financial Indicator Series, revealed the majority …
US skin cancer costs rise from 2002 through 2011
US skin cancer costs rise from 2002 through 2011
11/11/2014 9:14:53 AM
The costs associated with skin cancer increased five times as fast as treatments for other cancers between 2002 and 2011, according to a CDC study published online today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . The average annual cost for skin cancer treatment increased from $3.6 billion during 2002-2006, to $8.1 billion during 2007-2011, an increase in costs of 126 …
Barnes & Noble Unveils Major National Holiday Ad Campaign: “A Book Is A Gift Like No Other”
11/11/2014 9:11:47 AM
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced “A Book Is a Gift Like No Other,” a major national holiday ad campaign that highlights how books are like no other gift because they provide inspiration, thrills, laughs, journeys and so much more. The …
Online Dating Meets Digital Health: Turning Awkward Conversations into Profit Centers at the 12th Annual iDate Super-Conference in Las Vegas on January 20-22, 2015
Online Dating Meets Digital Health: Turning Awkward Conversations into Profit Centers at the 12th Annual iDate Super-Conference in Las Vegas on January 20-22, 2015
11/11/2014 8:00:00 AM
  New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that myLAB Box will speak at the 12th annual iDate Dating Super Conference ( http://idate2015.com ).  As the majority of the dating population is now dating online, they are also moving many other areas of their life online and into an electronic format, including their health.  Ursula Hessenflow, CEO of myLAB Box, …
Fur Weather Friends - Butterfly Twists Launch New Rain Boots for Winter 2014
Fur Weather Friends - Butterfly Twists Launch New Rain Boots for Winter 2014
11/11/2014 5:45:45 AM
The pioneering British fashion brand is fast becoming the first word in foldable ballerina pumps and girls all over the world have already discovered the freedom and flexibility they offer. What people might not know is that Butterfly Twists also offer fashion forward rain boots with the same flexibility and comfort. The Butterfly Twists rain boot range is expanding year on …
Bendigo Braces for Adventure Race
Bendigo Braces for Adventure Race
11/11/2014 12:00:45 AM
More than 100 adventure enthusiasts are headed for Bendigo to take part in a 25km cycling, running and kayaking odyssey through an old gold mine this month.   Jetts Adventure Race event organiser and adventure racing expert Serge Kurov said that the event, which takes place on November 23rd, is different to regular triathlons in that its based on navigation and team …
New Ericsson ConsumerLab report: As citizens turn smart, so will the cities they inhabit
11/10/2014 12:07:30 PM
A new study from ConsumerLab on shows how the internet facilitates smart choices in city life, covering 9 cities worldwide: Beijing, Delhi, London, New York, Paris, Rome, São Paulo, Stockholm and Tokyo Key finding: When city dwellers use the internet to make smarter, more informed choices, cities become smarter too. Smartphone owners in cities globally are now making this …
The city of Leipzig wins first prize in the city.people.light awards 2014
The city of Leipzig wins first prize in the city.people.light awards 2014
11/10/2014 10:39:02 AM
The city of Leipzig in Germany has been awarded the first prize for its urban regeneration of Richard-Wagner-Platz in the 12th annual city.people.light awards ceremony on 7 November 2014 in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Organized by Royal Philips, the global leader in lighting, and the Lighting Urban Community International Association (LUCI), this annual award recognizes urban …
Interstellar Release Renews Discussion on Wormholes
11/10/2014 10:04:39 AM
Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA – The release of the latest Hollywood blockbuster, Interstellar, has once again renewed the scientific discussion on wormholes and the possibility of using them to travel to the stars. The movie has spurred interest among more than just the scientific community, as Google Search trends have shown that more and more people are looking to learn …
6th Annual iDate Awards voting open to the public for the Online Dating and Matchmaking Industry
6th Annual iDate Awards voting open to the public for the Online Dating and Matchmaking Industry
11/10/2014 6:00:00 AM
New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that the finalists have been selected for the 6th annual iDate Awards .    Voting for the winner is now open to the public at www.iDateAwards.com and ends on January 2, 2015. Both industry professionals and the general public are encouraged to vote for the best candidates in each of the award categories.   The iDate …
An inspiration for generations:
The new Golden Rule Marble™ symbolizes caring, consideration, and communication.
An inspiration for generations: The new Golden Rule Marble™ symbolizes caring, consideration, and communication.
11/10/2014 6:00:00 AM
Why does the Golden Rule Marble make such a strong impression on its recipients? Why did people treasure the original Golden Rule Marble for generations and hand it down to friends and family? Because it’s more than a keepsake—it’s a daily inspiration and reminder of one of the most fundamental of civilization’s values,  “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” …
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
11/7/2014 4:39:31 PM
Upon wrapping up his national production for the documentary,  Music is my Therapy: MusicTherapyDocumentary.Com , Chicago-native entertainer Kris Warren is set to take the documentary to the global platform as he ventures overseas to capture footage to further support his research on Music Therapy. Warren who recently discovered Music Therapy in August, 2013 shared  “I …
Guggenheim Create New Curatorial Position for Architecture and Digital Initiatives
Guggenheim Create New Curatorial Position for Architecture and Digital Initiatives
11/7/2014 1:59:03 PM
Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, today announced the appointment of architect and scholar Troy Conrad Therrien as Curator, Architecture and Digital Initiatives. As the first person to hold this new position, Therrien will contribute to the development of the museum’s engagement with architecture, design, technology, and urban studies, …
New Keepsake Helps the Golden Rule Project Spread Their Message of “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”
New Keepsake Helps the Golden Rule Project Spread Their Message of “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”
11/7/2014 1:51:38 PM
The Golden Rule Project, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has recently purchased a supply of Golden Rule Marbles from Vallmar Co. to help them in their mission of spreading the “Do Unto Others” message! As The Golden Rule Project expands, they are planning to attend more events and conferences. They will use the Golden Rule Marbles as giveaways to individuals who take …
1000 Years of Arabic Optics to be a Focus of the International Year of Light in 2015
1000 Years of Arabic Optics to be a Focus of the International Year of Light in 2015
11/7/2014 11:57:29 AM
The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015) will be launched in 2015. Aimed at raising global awareness of how light-based technologies can provide solutions to global challenges in energy, education, agriculture and health, this UNESCO-led initiative will also be an opportunity to celebrate the work of the 10th century scientist Ibn Al-Haytham. Ibn …
Shave and a Haircut - and Colorectal Cancer Screenings: Maryland Center for Health Equity and the Cigna Foundation Train Barbers, Stylists as Community Health Advocates
11/7/2014 11:43:54 AM
The Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) in the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland and the Cigna Foundation recently announced a partnership to encourage colorectal cancer screening among African-Americans through health promotion initiatives in barbershops and beauty salons in Prince George’s County. The partnership is made possible by a $200,000 …
Orange is not the New Black: Just Highly Allergenic for One Toddler
11/7/2014 10:03:49 AM
Many people don’t realize allergies and asthma go hand-in-hand, and about 90 percent of kids with asthma also have allergies. Even more important, when asthma is undiagnosed or poorly controlled, children are at risk for suffering difficult-to-treat allergic reactions to food. According to a study presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) …
Coca-Cola Life Arrives On Shelves Nationwide
Coca-Cola Life Arrives On Shelves Nationwide
11/7/2014 9:55:06 AM
Life is genuinely sweet with the cold, refreshing taste of Coca-Cola Life . The new beverage is The Coca-Cola Company’s first reduced calorie cola* to use a blend of cane sugar and stevia leaf extract. Coca-Cola Life joins other trademark brands Coca-Cola, Diet Coke and Coke Zero . Coca-Cola Life underscores The Coca-Cola Company’s global commitment to provide an …
New Released Starter’s Guide is Set to Help Beginners Learn Basic French in a Matter of Time
New Released Starter’s Guide is Set to Help Beginners Learn Basic French in a Matter of Time
11/7/2014 9:20:18 AM
Of the 7 billion occupants in the world, 220 million speak French as a primary or secondary language. Because it is so widely spoken, it is estimated that by the year 2025, French will become the most spoken language in continental Europe. Pierre Dubois, a famed educator and writer, opens an entryway for the gap between English speakers unfamiliar to introductory, …
New Book Gives You Need-to-Know Things to Stay Gluten-Free
New Book Gives You Need-to-Know Things to Stay Gluten-Free
11/7/2014 9:19:36 AM
Have you heard about the new gluten-free diet? Perhaps you’ve had with tabloids flooding the pages of celebrity diets. This might have you thinking whether it’s just a fad diet that will eventually pass or the answer to those stubborn pounds you’ve been trying to lose. Andrea Huffington’s new book, The Gluten-Free Slow Cooker Handbook ; Start Slow Cooking Gluten-Free …