'Small screens' prevent kids from sleeping: US study

MIAMI, US: Children who have access to tablets or smartphones in their bedrooms get less sleep than children who do not have the devices with them at night, a US study said on Monday. The findings in the 5 January edition of the journal Pediatrics show that having a so-called "small screen"...

6 Jan 2015

US online sales to see healthy holiday gain: survey

WASHINGTON, US: American consumers are likely to spend $89bn shopping online during the holiday season, a healthy rise despite fewer selling days, Forrester Research analysts said Monday. The rise for 2014 is expected to be 13%, despite a late Thanksgiving, which shortens the traditional...

4 Nov 2014

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