Steven DeMello, like many people, uses a smartphone to keep a calendar, take notes, create artful photographs and listen to music.
Nokia Oyj is in talks to buy smaller telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent <ALUA.PA>, a deal that would combine the industry's two weakest players but could pose challenges in cutting costs and overcoming political opposition.
Avoiding foods that contain nickel significantly decreased body fat and body-mass index in overweight women allergic to the metal, especially those in early menopause, according to a pilot study in PLoS One.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. reported an 11 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Tuesday, helped by strong results in the bank's currency, commodities and fixed income business.
The Australian government has ramped up pressure on parents who oppose vaccination by threatening to withhold child care and other payments from families that fail to immunize their children.
Employers who want to encourage heart-healthy behavior by employees should share seven important messages, the American Heart Association advises.
Expanding diabetes screening in adults to catch the disease early does not appear to keep people from dying of cardiovascular causes, according to a report designed to help shape U.S. treatment guidelines.
Citigroup is reportedly looking for a buyer for its retail forex brokerage as part of the bank's efforts to streamline the industry's largest currency-trading operation, during a time many other banks are considering reinvesting in currency trading.
A flock of 200,000 hens in Wisconsin is the first commercial U.S. chicken operation to become infected with a lethal strain of bird flu, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said, widening the impact of a virus that has killed hundreds of thousands of turkeys this year.
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