Brands

Most And Least Expensive Vehicles For Maintenance Costs

The true cost of owning a car goes beyond the sticker price. Maintenance, for example, is an expense that can add up quite a bit over time. Recently a car repair company analyzed their own data to find out which car brands and models require the most maintenance over time. YourMechanic.com looked...
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Our Love For Soft Toilet Paper is Wiping Out Old Growth Forests

We love toilet paper! Our love is so strong that Americans use around three rolls of toilet paper each week, accounting for one-fifth of the world's tissue consumption and making us the world leader in toilet paper consumption. And it isn't just any TP. It has to be strong and it has to be soft and...
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Certain Pacemakers Are Vulnerable To Computer Hackers

When you think of computer hacking, you think of compromised personal information, gas station skimmers or email networks but rarely think of a pacemaker. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced this week that several implantable cardiac pacemakers are vulnerable to cyberattacks. Modern...
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Netflix Launches Marijuana Brands To Promote Shows

You pair a nice wine with a special dinner, so why wouldn't a TV network pair medical marijuana with some of its shows? Netflix did just that over the weekend at several California medical marijuana dispensaries. Dubbed “The Netflix Collection,” it features marijuana strains inspired by some of its...
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Brand Loyalty Is A Bigger Factor In A Relationship Than Once Thought

Coke or Pepsi. Choose wisely if you want to stay in your loving relationship. A new study suggests preferring different brands can affect how happy you are in your relationship. It found that partners who had low power in their relationships, those who don't feel they can influence their partner's...
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This Store's coffee Has the Most Caffeine

Coffee's caffeine content has been tested and if you're looking strictly for the bigger doses of caffeine, you may want to hit the convenience store instead of your barista. Testing firm, Labdoor, tested medium size coffee sizes from four national coffee chains: Starbucks, 7-Eleven, McDonald's and...
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Teens Rank Brands Based On Coolness

What do teens consider cool? Well Google ask that very question of 1,100 kids aged 13 to 17 and used the results to complete a report, Lit: A Guide To What Teens Think Is Cool. When teens were asked about the coolest brand, YouTube ranked in at the top of the list. Other tops brands include Netflix...
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Two Iconic Internet Brands Set To Disappear This Summer

Time to get nostalgic as two big brands that were synonymous with the dot com boom of the 90s are about to share the same fate as the beeper and fax machine. Verizon announced "Oath", the name of their new Internet business venture that will merge over twenty brands, including original internet...
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