Day: April 23, 2018

Facebook data scandal: Researcher said company response just ‘PR spin’

April 23, 2018

Brett Molina, USA TODAY  (Photo: Facebook) The researcher whose quiz app sparked a data scandal at Facebook said the social network’s stance blaming him is just “PR spin.” During an interview Monday morning with NBC’s Today show, Alexander Kogan said the data he collected through the app was no different than what other researchers have […]

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Tiny Tooth Sensor Tracks What You Eat, and It Could Help You Be Healthier

April 23, 2018

The South Beach diet. The Atkins diet. Eating paleo. Cutting out gluten. Going vegan. The list of fad diets and health crazes goes on, yet health statistics in the US and around the world show that most people still don’t know what to eat, or when, or how much. New research from Tufts University’s engineering school has […]

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LeBron vs. Lance tale of the tape: Who’s winning?

April 23, 2018

Charles Curtis, USA TODAY LeBron James vs. Lance Stephenson is heating up again, so let’s treat their epic playoff matchup like a boxing match and see who’s winning in a tale of the tape. David Richard-USA TODAY Sports LeBron James Age: 33 Height: 6-foot-8 Weight: 250 lbs. Wingspan: 7 feet Nickname: King James (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) Lance Stephenson Age: 27 Height: 6-foot-5 […]

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Royal baby: It’s a boy! Duchess Kate gives birth to third royal baby, palace says

April 23, 2018

LONDON — Duchess Kate of Cambridge gave birth Monday to a new little prince of Cambridge, following several hours of labor and the usual gathering of the media mob outside St. Mary’s Hospital in London. She was admitted to St. Mary’s early Monday in the “early stages of labor,” Kensington Palace said in a statement. One […]

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