The world is getting bigger – and so are its people. In 1981, fewer than one in nine people were considered obese. Now, according to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), 19 of the 34 OECD member countries have a majority of their population that is either overweight or obese.
And when it comes to fat citizens, the U.S. is number one. According to data from the OECD, these are the 9 most obese countries in the world:
With social media here to stay, some entrepreneurs are ready to take things to the next level: Introducing, Facebook and Yelp for dogs.
A new social networking app called “Where My Dogs At” creates a new opportunity for dog owners to find dog-friendly people and places in their area.
Here’s where the gimmick really kicks in:
But it’s not all “pun and games” … The inventors of this app were given $10k to build the app and then another $20k for seed funding.
We just hope this site isn’t all bark and no bite.