Staph bug causes new, deadly pneumonia

Staph bug causes new, deadly pneumonia By Maggie Fox, Health and Science EditorFri Jan 19, 10:02 AM ET A nasty staph germ circulating in and out of hospitals produces a poison that can kill pneumonia patients within 72 hours, researchers said on Thursday. Staphylococcus aureus bacteria — or S. aureus — can pass one... »

Profile: Divvy.com

Profile: Divvy.com

Meet Seattle’s newest web entrepreneur By Eric Engleman November 14, 2008 at 12:05 PST For a Seattle web entrepreneur, Aaron Freed has an unusual background. He spent 12 years in the Air Force, flying refueling missions around the world before leaving the military in 2005. He came to Seattle to start a new life,... »

IceBreaker social mobile software: Crush or Flush CEO exclusive interview

IceBreaker social mobile software: Crush or Flush CEO exclusive interview

IceBreaker social mobile software: Crush or Flush CEO exclusive interview February 26th, 2007 6:28 am Did you ever want an ice breaker, a mobile one?  Crush or Flush to the rescue, a new social mobile service from IceBreaker, Inc., a mobile software company that “helps people stay connected through mobile software that is engaging... »

Vitamin C Shows Promise as Cancer Treatment

Vitamin C Shows Promise as Cancer Treatment

Vitamin C Shows Promise as Cancer Treatment By Randy Dotinga / HealthDay Reporter Aug 5, 2008 TUESDAY, Aug. 5 — New research with mice suggests that intravenous doses of vitamin C could one day reduce the size of cancerous tumors in people. The findings are preliminary and still must be confirmed in humans. And... »

21 Surefire Tips for a Successful Blog Launch

21 Surefire Tips for a Successful Blog Launch Witnessing the launch of a blog as successful as Performancing’s first two weeks might lead you to think that launching a successful blog is easy… well, it’s NOT. Thousands of new blogs are launched every day, but only a handful ever get read by more than... »

TV time seen growing faster than Web

TV time seen growing faster than Web

TV time seen growing faster than Web By Michele Gershberg Thu Nov 29, 2007 2:28 PM ET A family watches TV in their basement apartment in Addison, Illinois, March 21, 2007. Time spent watching television will rise faster than leisure time spent on the Web through 2012, while a major audience for Internet video could... »

44% of women and 39% of men own a gaming console

44% of women and 39% of men own a gaming console – 10.3.2007 : 44% of women said they own a gaming console such as a Wii, Xbox or PlayStation, compared with just 39% of men, according to Denizens of Digitivity. »

How To Win Friends And Influence People In Social News Networks

How To Win Friends And Influence People In Social News Networks Aug. 14, 2007 at 7:23am Eastern by Chris Winfield still wondering why you submit an article on Digg or Reddit and it goes nowhere? The key, as with most things in life, is who you know. But as with links, clients or affiliates:... »

Demographic progfiles of online purchasers online

Demographic progfiles of online purchasers online – 2.25.2088 % each demographic group who make up the purchasing and non-purchasing population Online purchasers Haven’t bought online Gender Male 49% 49% Female 51 51 Age 18-29 26 24 30-49 46 37 50-64 23 28 65+ 6 12 Race/ethnicity White (not Hispanic) 74 66 Black... »