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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Obama: To Propose a New Way Forward on Jobs

Written on September 06, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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"I’m going to propose ways to put America back to work that both parties can agree to." --- Pres. Barrack Obama

Last Monday, Pres. Barrack Obama celebrated the Labor Day with the union members and their families in a political swing state. He promised to make job-creation measures to reduce unemployment to nine percent. He would also propose “a new way forward on jobs” in his speech on Thursday to a joint Congress session.

However, Barrack Obama did not give further details, though he said that millions of unemployed construction workers would be able “to get dirty” under his infrastructure proposals. Nevertheless, he faces high expectations after recent evidence that job growth has stalled.

But other than infrastructure proposals, Pres. Obama also indicated that he will call for extending and expanding temporary tax cuts for business and individuals — including payroll tax cuts.

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Obama Wants Compromise on Bush Tax Cuts

Written on November 04, 2010 by Japhet Writ

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"[M]y hope ... is that given [that] we all have an interest in growing the economy and encouraging job growth that we're not going to play brinkmanship but instead we're going to act responsibly." - US President Barrack Obama

A day after the Republicans won control over the House of Representatives, President Obama said that he is willing to negotiate to ensure that Bush tax cuts for middle class will be extended by January 1. The president has been declaring the he wanted the cuts to be permanently extended to $250,00 for married couple and $200,000 for single filers only. A part of the cut that applies to income over $250,000 would expire by December 31. Meanwhile, Republicans are pushing to permanently extend the cuts to everyone regardless of the income.

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