Dear Apathy: You’ve Trumped Us

Dear Apathy: You’ve Trumped Us

We are a nation forever aching to be numb. According to a Nielsen report last July, Americans collectively spend 10 hours a day on electronic devices. We swipe up and down and left and right in search of witty memes, perfectly framed and filtered photos taken by someone weve never met and never will, liking […]

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Grief Works: Stories of Life, Death and Surviving  review

Grief Works: Stories of Life, Death and Surviving review

Psychotherapist Julia Samuels case studies provide vital and compelling insights into bereavement Death, like the sun, cannot can be looked at steadily, La Rochefoucauld wrote in 1678 a line that sounds modern because what it describes is as true as ever. This is a book to make time for precisely because it faces a subject […]

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CNN 10 – March 13, 2017

CNN 10 – March 13, 2017

March 13, 2017 South Korea’s former president leaves the executive mansion after being impeached. A “bull market” in the U.S. celebrates a birthday. And a company aims to make a translator out of a smartphone app. All of these stories and more are featured this Monday on CNN 10! TRANSCRIPT CARL AZUZ, CNN 10 ANCHOR: […]

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Why Fitbit isn’t the future of wearables

Why Fitbit isn’t the future of wearables

This week, Fitbit released a new fitness tracker: the Alta HR. The Alta HR’s claim to fame is that it’s the world’s thinnest fitness wristband that includesheart rate monitoringin addition to step, stair, and sleeptracking. Yay? If you’ve been struggling to get on the wearables bandwagon, you’re not alone. The market is growing (slowly)but there’s […]

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Chaffetz walks back remarks on low-income Americans choosing health care over iPhones

Chaffetz walks back remarks on low-income Americans choosing health care over iPhones

(CNN)A Republican lawmaker on Tuesday walked back his remarks earlier in the day that low-income Americans may have to prioritize purchasing health care coverage over gadgets such as iPhones under Republicans’ Obamacare replacement plan. The controversy began when House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz told CNN’s Alisyn Camerota on “New Day” that he wants low-income […]

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Federal criminal probe being opened into WikiLeaks’ publication of CIA documents

Federal criminal probe being opened into WikiLeaks’ publication of CIA documents

(CNN)A federal criminal investigation is being opened into WikiLeaks’ publication of documents detailing alleged CIA hacking operations, several US officials told CNN Wednesday. The officials said the FBI and CIA are coordinating reviews of the matter. The investigation is looking into how the documents came into WikiLeaks’ possession and whether they might have been leaked […]

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