The privacy risks of some of the most popular tech products 

A new report released by Mozilla has highlighted some of the privacy risks associated with popular tech products, as companies continue to use confusing privacy policies. According to the report, which contains... Read more »

US trade commission bans products from major Chinese tech companies 

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that it will be banning the sale and import of new products from five major Chinese companies due to security concerns.  In a statement,... Read more »

How to support your immune system this winter

The winter season can be a hotbed of cold and flu viruses. As the temperatures plummet and days get shorter, many of us have already started preparing for winter illnesses.  But, the... Read more »

Can exercise help to reduce cravings for unhealthy food? 

Having a healthy diet can cut the risk of physical and mental health problems. But, avoiding cravings for unhealthy food is something a lot of people find difficult. Luckily, researchers have found... Read more »

Study reveals that sleep deprivation is still a problem – and it’s having huge effects on people’s health 

According to a new study on sleep habits, nearly half of Americans aren’t getting enough sleep. The study also found that 30% of respondents had trouble falling or staying asleep and about... Read more »

US regulators approve new immunotherapy drug for type 1 diabetes 

The FDA has approved a new biological therapy for type 1 diabetes which has been described as “game-changing”. The drug delays the onset of the condition and is the first therapy that... Read more »

Twitter sees a surge of fake accounts after changes to policies

Since Elon Musk announced the introduction of the new Twitter Blue subscription service, experts have warned that it could lead to a surge in the number of fake accounts. So far, this... Read more »

Airbnb announces plans to make prices more transparent 

For Airbnb customers, having hidden fees added to the bill is a common complaint. However, the company just announced changes to its policies to address this concern.  Some customers have reported paying... Read more »

CDC data shows alcohol-related deaths increased during the pandemic 

In recent decades, the number of alcohol-related deaths has been steadily rising. But, the numbers increased sharply during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data from the CDC.  The data shows that the... Read more »

How inflation has affected holiday shopping habits 

For most of the year, consumers have been troubled by rising inflation. The slowing economy has meant a multitude of changes for consumers, including higher prices in stores. But, with the holiday... Read more »