Copied!

Grab news, use news

All releases for OnePoll

archive

$1200 annual spend on fast food for average American

The average American spends more than $1,200 on fast food EVERY YEAR, new research has shown. A study carried out among 1,000 adults found we will typically tuck into fast food on two occasions every week – shelling out around $12.50 per meal - with burgers, pizza and fried chicken the most common meals. The report also [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

Abraham Lincoln, Neil Armstrong – and Miley Cyrus – feature on list of greatest ever Americans

Seth MacFarlane, Cher – and Miley Cyrus – have appeared alongside the likes of Abraham Lincoln and Neil Armstrong on a list of the greatest ever Americans. The 100-strong list, compiled by 1000 Americans from all 50 states, featured famous faces from past and present, with the likes of Dick Van Dyke, Will Smith, Judy [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

10 kisses a week and three date nights a month – the secret to a happy marriage

The secret to a happy marriage is kissing 10 times a week, going on three dates a month – and saying ‘I love you’ on nine occasions every week, a new US survey has revealed. Researchers, who carried out a detailed study among 1,000 married Americans, also found three surprise romantic gestures and 10 deep and [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

40% think the Obama selfie was ‘inappropriate’

Four in ten Brits believe Barack Obama and David Cameron’s recent ‘selfie’ was ‘inappropriate’, a survey has shown. The much talked-about shot occurred on Tuesday at Nelson Mandela’s memorial when the British Prime Minister and American President posed alongside Danish leader Helle Thorning-Schmidt. The image has caused a stir online and it seems the British [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

‘Twerking’, ‘amazeballs’ and ‘moist’ officially among most hated words – ‘wazzock’ and ‘haberdashery’ among loved

‘Twerking’, ‘amazeballs’ and ‘moist’ were named and shamed as words we hate – while ‘beer’, ‘snuggle’ and ‘wazzock’ are ones we love. Others words – of the non-expletive type – which are guaranteed to make us squirm include the common teen retort ‘whatever’, the over-used ‘basically’ and the slightly more unpleasant ‘piddle’. The list, which emerged [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

Glare on tablets, tangled earphones and disappointing air fresheners – the British list of ‘first world problems’

Earphones becoming tangled in your bag, Weetabix not fitting into a round breakfast bowl and being in-between dress sizes after losing weight have been named on a list of the most common ‘first world problems’. Other issues which plague us daily amid our high-tech, pampered lives include Pimms not being sufficiently chilled, the cleaner taking [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

The Mother-in-Law- advice on raising children causes the most bust-ups

It’s official- four out of ten women have an ‘uneasy’ relationship with their mother-in-law. Research revealed millions of women find themselves in daily battles with their other half’s mum over everything from style and fashion to how to bring up the kids. The report also found as many as one in ten women are currently [...]


  • Has photos (0 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Ben Harrow

Un-appy Ending

uselessapps

An app which simulates the flickering of a wax candle has been hailed as the most pointless app ever developed. The ‘Virtual Candle‘ beat a string of other useless apps, including one which mimics the cracking of a whip, to claim the unwanted title. ’You are Rich‘, which places a gem on the person’s home screen, [...]


  • Has photos (1 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by James Coleman

Customer care transformed by Twitter

Twitter

Social media is changing the face of the traditional complaints procedure – and making it far more effective, new research by OnePoll reveals. Where letters, telephone calls and personal visits once sufficed, today’s web-savvy consumers are taking advantage of more instant – and more public – platforms to launch their tirades. Even the tried and [...]


  • Has photos (2 photos)
  • Has videos (0 videos)
  • Has audio (0 audio)
Posted by Dan Drage

    « Previous Next »