News digest – obesity costs, radiologist shortage, breast cancer risk, and… avatars?
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast...
Effectively Wild Episode 1123: Judgment Calls
Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about Yellowstone-explosion sensationalism and discuss the improbability of the Cubs’ 277-minute NLDS...
‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz’s house burns down in California fires
Bad news for Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Patty, and Linus fans: the house of Peanuts comic strip creator Charles...
Fandango pulls a Ticketmaster with plans to buy MovieTickets.com
Who doesn't love grabbing movie tickets from their mobile device before heading to the theater, skipping the...
Apple Extends Internal iOS 11.1 Apple Pay Cash Testing to Retail Employees
Starting in early October, Apple corporate employees in the United States began testing Apple Pay Cash internally in...
Apple’s Beddit 3 Sleep Monitor ‘Sold Out,’ Suggesting It’s Been Discontinued
Apple in May purchased Beddit, a company that develops health-related hardware. It was an unusual acquisition because Apple...
Get Up to 15 Award Nights Anywhere In the World
Hilton Honors points are relatively easy to earn, and can help save you a ton of money if...
The Underclass Origins of the Little Black Dress
The upper classes once imposed the fashion staple on their servants—then they stole it back from them. An...
Qualcomm Asks China to Stop Manufacturing and Selling iPhones via New Lawsuits
Qualcomm recently filed lawsuits in China in an attempt to stop Apple from selling and manufacturing iPhones in...
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