Thursday, November 27, 2014
          

Microsoft Jumps Into the Growing Market For Wearable Fitness Technology

Posted in Fitness

Nytimes.com 11/4/2014

"... Microsoft has a place on desks, in living rooms and pockets. Now, like many other big technology companies, Microsoft believes it belongs on wrists. The company has created a wrist-worn fitness device, Microsoft Band, and a related online service, Microsoft Health, that will analyze the data from the band and other devices to help people with their fitness goals. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/30/business/microsoft-jumps-into-the-growing-market-for-wearable-fitness-technology.html?_r=0 

Four Things Nobody Tells You About Fatherhood

Posted in Fatherhood

Biznews.com 11/3/2014

"... There’s no university degree or college diploma to help you be the best parent you can. But you can’t go wrong by reading the advice from Wilkinson. In this article, he recommends working on bonding with your ugly bundle as soon as possible because it becomes much harder to build strong ties with children later on. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.biznews.com/thought-leaders/2014/10/25/four-things-nobody-tells-fatherhood-craig-wilkinson/

Married, Intact Families Yield Higher Incomes

Posted in Marriage

Ncpa.org 11/3/2014

"... America's family structure -- and corresponding economic situation -- has changed since 1950. From 1950 to 1979, families saw an 80 percent increase in income and almost 90 percent of working-age men were employed. Since that time, things have changed, with family incomes stagnating and male employment falling. At the same time, the marriage rate has fallen. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.ncpa.org/sub/dpd/index.php?Article_ID=25014&utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=DPD 

China Tries To Stop Women Marrying For Money, Rather Than Love

Posted in Marriage

Telegraph.co.uk 11/3/2014

"... With divorce rates soaring, and widespread worries about a new culture of hyper-materialism, the Chinese government is now trying to stop women marrying for money. In a bid to temper the rising expectations of Chinese women, China's Supreme Court has now ruled that from now on, the person who buys the family home, or the parents who advance them the money, will get to keep it after divorce. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/8714097/China-tries-to-stop-women-marrying-for-money-rather-than-love.html?fb 

Why Aren’t More Dads Left Holding The Baby?

Posted in Fatherhood

Telegraph.co.uk 11/3/2014

"... I’ve never been sure about the term “maternity leave”. Yes, it’s leave in the sense that you have leave not to be at work. But it’s not being on leave, it's not relaxing time off. While standing watch over Billy is wonderful and rewarding and one of life’s great joys and all that, being in the office is significantly less stressful. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/relationships/11180204/Why-arent-more-dads-left-holding-the-baby.html 

Dangerous Apps That You Should Check For On Your Kid’s Phone

Posted in Parenting

Fatherhood.about.com 11/3/2014

"... The world of technology changes quickly, and parents often find themselves in a situation where their kids know more about it than they do.  With access to dangers like cyberstalking, pornography and sexting right in the palm of our children’s hands, parents need to be informed and vigilant. ..."

Read the entire article: http://fatherhood.about.com/od/internet-safety/fl/Dangerous-Apps-That-You-Should-Check-For-on-Your-Kidrsquos-Phone.htm?nl=1 

An End To Alimony Would Be Good For Women

Posted in Alimony

Forbes.com 11/3/2014

"... In many states lifetime alimony is being challenged, and how the growing numbers of (successful, professional) female judges have little sympathy for women who do not work outside the home, and are denying them alimony. As the many comments point out, we are a long, long way from abolishing alimony. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/emmajohnson/2014/10/29/an-end-to-alimony-is-good-for-women/ 

Omarion Responds To Break-Up And Paternity Drama Rumors

Posted in Entertainment News

Madamenoire.com 10/30/2014

"... So apparently there were rumors that Omarion and his girlfriend, Apryl Jones, have been experiencing relationship trouble since the birth of their son, Megaa. It’s unclear where the rumors began, but folks were speculating that the two have been at each other’s throats because there were questions about who Megaa’s “real” father is. ..."

Read the entire article: http://madamenoire.com/480827/omarion-responds-to-break-up-and-paternity-drama-rumors/

CBC Cuts Ties With Jian Ghomeshi After Receiving “Information” About Q Host

Posted in Entertainment News

Thestar.com 10/30/2014

"... CBC’s sudden decision to cut ties with star host Jian Ghomeshi came after “information” came to the public broadcasters attention that “precludes us from continuing our relationship,” a senior spokesman told the Star. What that information is, CBC media relations chief Chuck Thompson said he was not at liberty to say. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2014/10/26/jian_ghomeshi_no_longer_with_cbc.html

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