May 7, 2024

$33 Million Transferred From Big Pharma to Doctors in Australia

Authors of the paper in the Medical Journal of Australia suggested more transparency is required. Pharmaceutical companies paid doctors more than $33 million (US$21.9 million) over three years in Australia to promote their products. More than 6,500 doctors across the country received at least one payment from a pharmaceutical company between November 2019 and October […]

May 6, 2024

Deion, Shedeur Sanders in social media spat with former players

Deion Sanders has never shied away from the limelight. The Colorado coach is now involved in a social media fray with current and former players over his handling of the college team. The dispute began when a former Buffalo, safety Xavier Smith, criticized Sanders‘ approach after he was encouraged to transfer. “[Sanders] said he felt […]

May 6, 2024

Jack Dorsey Exits Bluesky, Praises ‘Freedom Technology’ X

Mr. Dorsey faced criticism for praising X, with users pointing out the censorship on Twitter when he was in charge. Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has left the board of open-source social network Bluesky. Bluesky is a social media app that was started by Mr. Dorsey when he was still the CEO of Twitter, now X. […]

May 6, 2024

Planters Nuts Recalled Due to Potentially Fatal Listeria Infection Concerns

1,600 people get sick from the infection annually, with around 260 individuals dying, the CDC said. Planters branded nut products have been recalled amid concerns about microbial infection that can be fatal for children and cause miscarriages among pregnant women, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). On May 3, Hormel Foods Sales […]

May 6, 2024

Apple Confirms It’s Working on Urgent iPhone Alarm Fix

Apple said this week that it is working on a fix to a problem with the iPhone’s alarm system. Apple said that it is working on a fix to a problem with the iPhone’s alarm system after social media users reported that their alarms did not go off or are playing too quietly. Apple confirmed […]

May 6, 2024

Queensland Government Offers IVF Leave for 265,000 Public Servants

Just months out from the next election, the Labor government will also offer superannuation retirement pay on top of paid parental leave. Queensland will offer public servants 10 days of reproductive health leave annually, including IVF treatment. Premier Steven Miles, Health Minister Shannon Fentiman, and Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace announced the new policy less […]