Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Internet/Technology 4,068 headlines found


Web Searches for E-Cigs Focus on Buying

Analysis shows rare interest in health effects, even though the devices touted as quit-smoking aids, researchers report
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 1, 2016 18:56

Why e-cigarettes may not help quit smoking

study of Google search trends shows that very few people are actually interested in finding out information about how vaping can help kick the butt. While the researchers found a significant jump in the popularity of the words "vape" and "vaping,", they
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Apr 1, 2016 17:03

[Italy] What Retailers Think of iQOS

Cowen Group recently surveyed more than 100 retailers currently selling iQOS in Tokyo, Japan, and Milan, Italy, to get a better read on retailer and consumer response. The results suggest robust enthusiasm in Tokyo (where iQOS has already achieved a 2.4%
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 31, 2016 19:48

SIEGEL: CVS Health Tells Public that Smoking is No More Dangerous than Vaping

On its Twitter feed last week, CVS Health informed the public that smoking is no more dangerous than vaping...The only thing mitigating the potential harm from this deception is the many responses from vapers who are correcting the claim by noting that v
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 30, 2016 20:54

Twitter Can Help You Quit Smoking: Study

A Twitter-based intervention program can be twice as effective as traditional methods at helping people to quit smoking, a new study shows. Funded by the National Institutes of Health and conducted by researchers at University of California at Irvine an
TIME Magazine
added Mar 29, 2016 23:19

[Asia, Pakistan] Sindh High Court upholds ban on tobacco products

The Sindh High Court has upheld ban on tobacco advertisements throughout Pakistan. The legislation on ban on advertisements of tobacco products was challenged in Sindh High Court by M/s Philip Morris (Pakistan), a major tobacco manufacturer. However, las
The News (pk)
added Mar 29, 2016 19:38

3 Predictions From Altria’s Management Meetings

Conversations with CEO Marty Barrington and CFO Billy Gifford left Wells Fargo senior tobacco analyst Bonnie Herzog optimistic...Altria has leveraged this database to develop its new Marlboro app with mobile coupons accepted by nearly 100,000 retailers.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 29, 2016 17:26

Smoke without fire: Japan becomes test ground for real tobacco e-cigarette

Two tobacco giants are seeing strong demand for their reboots of the e-cigarette in Japan, with Philip Morris International twice postponing a nationwide rollout and Japan Tobacco suspending shipments - both due to supply shortages. Japan has become a k
added Mar 29, 2016 13:30

[California] Why US Big Tobacco Lobbies for E-Cigarettes

California's capitol, tobacco companies continue to wield surprising power.... The large amount of money given to its members has prompted some to call it the "Juice Committee." Health advocates call it "the committee where tobacco bills go to die'
added Mar 25, 2016 14:32

[North Carolina] Top executives at 22nd Century in Mocksville get sizable raises in 2015

The top executive of 22nd Century Group Inc. received a 12.1 percent increase in salary to $224,231 in fiscal 2015, according to a regulatory filing Monday. Based in Clarence, N.Y., 22nd Century opened production operations in Mocksville in 2014 through
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 23, 2016 00:18
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines