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  • Oklahoma Girl Scout sets cookie sales record at over 18,000 boxes 25-03-2014 03:25 PM

    A nearly 30-year-old record for Girl Scout cookie sales has been crumbled by Oklahoma City scout Katie Francis, who has so far sold 18,107 boxes by asking anyone who crossed her path to buy some of the sweets. "There's three ingredients to selling cookies: There's lots of time, lots of...
  • Woman wins $2 million in Powerball drawing after playing the numbers she found in her fortune cookie 10-03-2014 02:41 PM

    A 75-year-old New York woman found her fortune in a cookie. Emma Duvoll won $2 million in a recent Powerball drawing after playing the numbers found in her fortune cookie. The retired Bronx resident bought the lottery ticket after dining at a Chinese restaurant in Greenwich Village. The Daily News...
  • Watch: How to make Ginger bread cookies at home this Christmas 24-12-2013 09:33 AM

    As Christmas is just a day away, here's an easy recipe for those perfect Christmas treats. Here is an easy way to make the sinful Ginger bread cookies at home. ...
  • This is hilarious! Comedian bakes iPhone cookies to fool cops, live tweets as the stunt backfires 12-12-2013 12:19 PM

    You think you've seen everything. Apparently not. Comedian Randy Liedtke baked a batch of cookies that looked like iPhones in the hope of baiting a cop into pulling him over for talking on a phone while driving. But the stunt totally backfired as he live tweeted the entire thing. "Baked...
  • Twitter to now serve ads based on users' browsing history 06-12-2013 06:12 AM

    San Francisco: Twitter will begin showing ads to users based on their browsing history, it said on Thursday, becoming the latest Internet company to employ the controversial but increasingly widespread tracking technology. Twitter's new advertising feature allows marketers to use cookies - small files planted in Web surfers' computers that...
  • How technology reveals the kind of shopper you are 29-11-2013 08:22 AM

    Washington: Advances in technology have never made finding deals this holiday season so easy - or so creepy. Marketers and mobile app developers have developed creative new ways to help shoppers find what they want for less. But these inventive techniques also allow for more aggressive tracking of consumer behaviour,...
  • Twitter begins cookie-based ad targeting 04-07-2013 10:22 AM

    San Francisco: Twitter Inc said Wednesday it would begin showing individually targeted ads using cookies, an effective online tracking technology that has also fuelled concerns about internet privacy. Twitter is only the latest Web company to use cookies, which have been deployed for years by firms like Google Inc, Facebook...
  • US Presidential poll: Michelle, Ann woo voters with cookies 03-11-2012 10:27 AM

    The final days of the US election campaigns can get a little salty. However, at restaurants in the nation's capital, election season has been pretty sweet. Chefs have been cooking up candidate-inspired dishes, and putting them head-to-head. At Occidental Grill, diners receive one of Ann Romney's M&M cookies, one of...
  • Facebook tracks sites its users visit: Report 20-11-2011 03:10 PM

    New York: Facebook has reportedly admitted tracking which sites its users visit even after they log off, thanks to plug-ins and cookies. Facebook, which has more than 800 million active users, also keeps close track of where millions of non-members of the social networking site go on the web, even...
  • Lawmakers call undeletable cookies "unacceptable" 28-09-2011 10:19 AM

    Washington: Two leading lawmakers on privacy - a Republican and Democrat - have asked the Federal Trade Commission to look into MSN.com and Hulu.com's installation of cookies onto users' computers that cannot be deleted. In a letter dated on Monday, Representatives Joe Barton and Ed Markey asked FTC Chairman Jon...
  • Chocolate chip cookies: The diet way! 30-01-2009 07:37 PM

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  • Chennai goes gaga over gingerhouse 22-12-2006 08:29 PM

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