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Netflix Now Has 139M Paying Subscribers

(CNN) - The number of people subscribing to Netflix continues to grow. The streaming giant announced Thursday it now has 139 million subscribers around the world. And in the last three months of 2018, Netflix added nearly nine million…

Microsoft Pledges To Fight Homelessness

(CNN) - Microsoft will invest half-a-billion dollars to create more affordable housing in the Seattle area. The company said Wednesday it will work with non-profit groups, to tackle what it called "the affordable housing crisis" in the region. Microsoft…

Alzheimer’s Association: 10 Ways to Love Your Brain

As people ponder New Year’s resolutions, the Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging everyone to include brain health on the list. Why is brain health important? Alzheimer’s disease is expected to impact nearly 14 million Americans…

U.S. Government Looking to Investigate Huawei

(CNN) - U.S. federal prosecutors are looking into China's telecom equipment giant Huawei. The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday they're investigating whether Huawei stole trade secrets from U.S. business partners. The criminal probe would complicate efforts by the U.S.…

New 'Planetary Diet' Could Save The World

(CNN) - The next big dieting craze could be one that aims to not only improve your health, but the health of the planet. The "planetary health diet" was developed by an international team of scientists. They say it…

2018 Was Hottest On Record For Oceans

(CNN) - 2018 was the hottest year on record for earth's oceans. That's according to a new study by a team of scientists. Record-keeping for global ocean temperatures began in 1958. Last year's high broke the previous record set…

YouTube Bans Dangerous Pranks And Challenges

(CNN) - YouTube is banning videos showing dangerous pranks and challenges. The decision was prompted by safety concerns, especially challenges that put people's lives in danger such as videos Produced for the recent "Bird Box challenge" in which users…

Microsoft, Walgreens Partner to Fight Amazon

(CNN) - Microsoft and Walgreens are joining forces to take on amazon in the health care market. The two companies announced their partnership Tuesday. Microsoft will become Walgreen's new cloud provider. The two companies said the partnership will help…

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