Researchers in England have identified the bacteria on human skin that causes body odor.
According to a new study, body odors are caused by a bacteria called Staphylococcus hominis, which live in human skin. When the bacteria breaks down sweat molecules, it releases a pungent odor.
Verizon Wireless has provided its customers with an option to opt out of the wireless carrier's controversial web tracking program called "supercookies."
Customers can opt out by going to My Verizon account settings, or by calling the toll-free number (866) 211-0874.
Verizon has been injecting...
Internet video service Sling TV, on Wednesday said HBO would be available in time for the "Game of Thrones" and "Silicon Valley" season premieres on April 12, but did not specify a launch date.
Memory chip maker Micron Technology, Inc. said Wednesday after the markets closed that its second quarter profit rose 28% from last year, helped by higher sales and lower income tax expenses. The company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, also came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly sales.
Stocks moved mostly lower over the course of the trading day on Wednesday, extending the pullback seen in the previous session. With the losses over the past two days, the major averages offset the rally seen on Monday.
Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., was indicted by a federal grand jury in Newark, New Jersey, on Wednesday on charges of public corruption.
Apple Watch is expected to post robust sales in the first weekend after its launch on April 24. A craze for Apple Watch may catapult the smartwatch industry into a lucrative market, while a not-so-impressive response for the Apple device may weigh on the industry.
Fast food giant McDonald's Corp. (MCD), in a bid to boost slowing sales, is all set to make changes to its grilled chicken recipe by removing ingredients that may sound like chemicals to customers.
The news was first reported by Associated Press, which said the new Artisan Grilled Chicken will no...
The adoption rate of Apple Pay is high, but low repeat usage and lost payment opportunities have undermined the growth potential of the mobile payment and digital wallet service launched in the U.S. by Apple Inc. (AAPL) in October last year, according to new research from Phoenix Marketing International...
U.S. crude oil snapped a three-day loss to end over five percent higher Wednesday, on increased demand for gasoline with the U.S. Energy Information Administration weekly report showing a marked decline in gasoline stocks last week. Prices have also been impacted after Iran's nuclear program talks with...
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, claimed Hillary Clinton likely broke the law by using a personal email system while serving as Secretary of State.
Gold futures snapped a three-day loss to end sharply higher Wednesday, on some soft economic data from the U.S. with private sector jobs rising less than expected in March.
The precious metal also found support with the dollar weakening against a basket of major currencies. A weaker dollar tends to...
After seeing the backlash faced by his counterpart in Indiana, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Wednesday changes would need to be made to a controversial religious freedom bill before he would sign the legislation into law.
General Motors and Ford Motor on Wednesday reported lower U.S. vehicle sales for the month of March, due to the impact of one less selling day, tough year-over-year comparisons and continuing harsh winter weather. However, FCA US and Toyota Motor maintained their growth momentum during the month.
After coming under pressure in early trading on Wednesday, stocks have regained some ground over the course of the session. The major averages have climbed well off their worst levels of the day but remain stuck in the red.