8 Ways To Sleep Better When It’s Blistering Hot Outside

June 22, 2017

… work for you. However, June points out that sleeping in your birthday suit means you have less insulation when youre sleeping, which helps keep your body cool. If you just cant sleep without your PJs, try jammies that are 100 percent cotton. Its the most breathable fabric and will carry sweat away from the body. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsSoftware Products Monthly Adsviser 2.0 – TargetInterest WP Social Agency – Main Digiagency – MainVideo Jeet 2 Video Jeet is the most …

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Patagonia’s CEO Is Ready To Lead The Corporate Resistance To Trump

June 18, 2017

… registered as a benefit corporation, or B corp, meaning the company has committed to adhering to rigid environmental and charitable standards, submitting detailed annual progress reports, and giving 1 percent of its pre-tax profits to green causes each year. Patagonia donated $800,000 We have to fight like hell to keep every inch of public land. Patagonia CEO Rose Marcario We have such a close connection to the area, Hilary Dessouky, Patagonias general counsel, told HuffPost by phone this …

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Catastrophe Looms If NGOs Are Forced To Halt Rescue Missions In Mediterranean, Report Warns

June 18, 2017

… the Mediterranean Sea near Libya Thursday. The large number of boats intercepted on Thursday was no rare occurrence. In the past few months, a staggering number of migrants and refugees attempted the 70-miles crossing from Libya to Italy. More than migrants and refugees have arrived in Italy since January 2017, up 18 percent on the same period last year. At least people have died trying to reach Europe this year. Many more are believed to have perished while making their way across Sub Saharan …

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Foreign Carmakers Invoke Reagan To Sway Trump On Trade

June 17, 2017

… groups history. To accompany the ad, the trade group erected a website, , which features more of the data demonstrating the importance of foreign automakers in the United States economy. Foreign carmakers now produce of the cars made in the United States up from 1 percent in 1979, according to the AGAs analysis of its members data available on the new site. As a result, those German, Swedish, Japanese and South Korean companies with U.S. production plants directly employ 130,000 workers, the …

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Here’s What We Know About The U.S. Open Airship Crash

June 16, 2017

… depressurize, The Guardian reported. Walsh told Milwaukee news station WTMJ-TV that Thompson was an experienced and careful pilot who was wearing a fireproof flight suit at the time of the crash. The crash left Thompson with burns on 40 percent of his body. Thursdays crash involved a hot air balloon known as a thermal airship, according to Jon Radowski, owner of hot air balloon manufacturer Apex Balloons.Unlike a traditional blimp, which is inflated with helium, a thermal airship uses …

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Tesla was worth more than BMW on Wall Street for a moment

June 11, 2017

Big day for Tesla.Image: Langsdon/Epa/REX/Shutterstock For a little while, Tesla was worth more than even the fanciest automakers. The clean energy carmaker gained enough value in the stock market Friday to propel it past BMW traditionally one of the highest-value auto companies. Tesla shares rose in value after Elon Musk voiced his confidence that Tesla could soon produce its long-awaited more affordable Model 3 at scale, for actual purchase by any customers. Tesla stock rose 1.9 percent to …

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Trump’s Climate Withdrawal Is An Impeachable Offense

June 9, 2017

These 22 senators wrote to Trump, asking him to pull out of the accord. The president and the senators put their own political and economic interests above the safety, security and indeed survival of the American people and the entire planet. Under the pact, the Obama administration promised to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 26 percent to 29 percent lower than 2005 levels by 2025. The United States is the second largest purveyor of fossil fuels. China, which is first, and India, third, …

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Filippo Minelli uses smoke to spotlight political and social issues

June 9, 2017

… — what kind of existence might we be able to imagine for ourselves? “I’m very happy when what I do manages to have people thinking. I don’t really care about having someone agree with me,” says Minelli. “Art should be that thing that bugs you, makes you feel not a hundred percent comfortable, and makes you wonder outside of the mental schemes of the moment.” More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWP Spy Pro Details: WP Spy is online …

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Second Lady Pence Pushes Bee Conservation, An Effort One Critic Labels ‘Hypocritical’

June 8, 2017

… departments, which play a role in monitoring and maintaining pollinator populations, are facing cuts of 20and 12 percent, respectively. rusty patched bumble beebecameland on the endangered species list. But the protection came only after a delay by the Trump administration. designation was frozenuntil March 21 as part of a sweeping executive order by Trump that imposed a 60-day waiting period on new regulations.The Natural Resources Defense Council responded by a species currently facing an …

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NYC taxis have their own version of UberPool now

June 8, 2017

… passengers in your taxi. Via offers a carpool-only rideshare service in New York, mostly in giant vans that can carry at least six passengers. Curb will use Via’s ridesharing algorithm to figure out where to pick up carpooling passengers in taxis. The two startups say that taxi riders will save about 40 percent if they choose to carpoolpretty close to the difference in cost between a solo Uber ride and an UberPool. Were delighted to offer a new lower-cost option for taxi riders while …

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Toyota has ended its ‘historic’ partnership with Tesla

June 7, 2017

… against Tesla’s risk-taking approach. Toyota had bought about 3 percent of Tesla for $50 million in 2010. The Japanese company had said, at the time, that it was impressed by “Tesla’s start-up culture“, with Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, calling the partnership “historic”. The companies went on to jointly develop the RAV4 electric vehicle, of which some 2,500 were sold. But the gap between the two companies ultimately proved too wide to bridge. …

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Snapchat snaps startup to help it with location tracking

June 7, 2017

… is focused on tracking and measuring consumers locations via their smartphones and using those insights to empower mobile advertising. Snapchat already offers a “Snap to Store” product that helps advertisers track sales from online to in-store, but that product is limited to only Snapchat and snap data. For example, 80 percent of Snapchat users take snaps in restaurants, according to a study by Greenberg Strategy that Snap commissioned. What Placed offers is analysis on other …

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Actually, Mike Pence, Climate Change Has Nothing To Do With A ‘Liberal’ Agenda

June 3, 2017

… believe man-made climate change is real and is something to be concerned about. A HuffPost You/Gov poll earlier this year found that 61 percent of Americans supported staying in the Paris Agreement, including 31 percent of Trump voters surveyed. A Morning Consult/Politico poll conducted in April found that most Americans are concerned about climate change, including 50 percent of Republicans. And a March Gallup poll found that 68 percent of Americans believe humans are causing global warming. …

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‘The World Cannot Wait And Neither Will We,’ 61 Mayors Pledge

June 3, 2017

… signers of Thursday’s open letter. The presidents announcement is a call to greater action, not less action. Its a call to a higher level of sensitivity, not a time for merely frustration, Reed said. So what should happen from this result is we should see the gravity of his decisions, because there is no Planet B. Theres enough low-hanging fruit in Americas major metros to still achieve our CO reductions … to the tune of about 25 to 35 percent, he said. And thats worth doing. …

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9 Times Donald Trump Twisted Facts In His Speech Quitting Paris Accord

June 2, 2017

… Trump got wrong: reportcurrent proposalsrealistic plans Kevin SteinbergerAmanda Levinwrote 2. Exiting the agreement protects the United States from future intrusions on the United States sovereignty and massive future legal liability. Believe me, we have massive legal liability if we stay in. The Paris Agreement is legally nonbinding, meaning the United States cant be punished for failing to meet the 26 percent to 28 percent commitment made in 2015. Despite arguments from the White House to …

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43 Percent Of Kids Killed In Car Crashes Aren’t Properly Restrained

June 1, 2017

A report published in the The Journal of Pediatricspresented the factors that may increase the likelihood of a child dying in a car accident in the U.S. based on four years of data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Overall, nearly 16 percent of those children were killed in these fatal accidents. Forty-three percent of the children who died were unrestrained or improperly restrained, and 13 percent were inappropriately seated in the front seat of the car. zenstock via …

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Scott Pelley Reportedly Axed From ‘CBS Evening News’

May 31, 2017

… News as the reporters network and I cant think of anybody in this business better suited for the anchor chair than Scott. He later defended the comments. However, the shows ratings have been down. During May sweeps, the CBS Evening News finished in third place, down 9 percent in year-on-year ratings and 14 percent in the key demographic of viewers ages 25-54, according to TV Newser. …

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Coke’s new label in Romania is also a music festival wristband

… wear them regardless. Among Coke’s festival partners is Transylvania’s Untold, one of the premiere musical events in Europe. The ad campaign was supposedly prompted by market research showing that four in 10 Romanian teens hadn’t had Coke in the past month. The soda company now claims the efforts has already reached three quarters of that same group and boosted sales by more than 10 percent in the country. WATCH: The top best shots in cinema without those damn characters in …

May 28, 2017
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After layoffs and a new CEO, Etsy rescinds internship offers

Better times for Etsy.Image: Lennihan/AP/REX/Shutterstock It’s a weird time to be at Etsy or not allowed to start there. The Brooklyn-based marketplace for handmade, unique, and artsy goods once known as one of the best places to work in tech replaced its CEO and laid off 8 percent of its staff in early May. Then this week, the company told some of its interns, scheduled to start within the next few weeks, that they wouldn’t have jobs for the summer. Even worse, the company …

May 28, 2017
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Lenovo’s Profit Tops Estimates as PC Market Levels Off

reported a 41 percent slide in net income to $107 million in the three months ended March. That compares with the $97.9 million average of analysts’ estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Revenue increased 5 percent to $9.6 billion, compared with the $9.65 billion projected. Lenovo narrowly HP Inc. in the quarter but managed to increase market share as industry shipments posted better-than-expected revenue growth on Wednesday as the market stabilized.  Overall demand however remains …

May 25, 2017
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The Porn Business Isnt Anything Like You Think It Is

… demand—” “—credit card verification systems, Snapchat—” adds a third. “Pornography accounts for 37 percent of all Internet traffic.” “Thirty-eightwhen I’m on it,” says the guy with the highfalutin facial hair. In many ways, the exchange is typical of the show. It’s good for multiple laughs, particularly if you’re wise to the shamelessly eccentric ways of the modern tech world. Punchline aside, the big laugh is that nod …

May 24, 2017
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Instagram ranked worst for young people’s mental health

… feelings of anxiety worse. The report says one in six young people will experience an anxiety disorder at some point in their lives, with rates of anxiety and depression increasing by 70 percent over the past 25 years. The report notes that the visual nature of Instagram and Snapchat is the reason behind the ranking. “Its interesting to see Instagram and Snapchat ranking as the worst for mental health and wellbeing both platforms are very image-focused and it appears they may be driving …

May 20, 2017
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Net neutrality is a pivotal moment in a broader movement for a healthy internet

… hundred thousand found that fewer than 1 percent were opposed to net neutrality enforcement, NPR wrote. Today, momentum is building even more quickly. Already just weeks since Pai introduced his proposal hundreds of thousands of citizens have contacted the FCC. And groups like the EFF, a nonprofit devoted to civil liberties online, are helping Internet users directly reach the FCC. At Mozilla, weve witnessed this momentum firsthand. Tens of thousands of people have added their signatures to …

May 19, 2017
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