SAN JOSE, Calif. -- It already feels like the dead of summer, but the girls over at Adobe's coding camp are making it snow.
"They're programming each and every snowflake on the screen and using code to make them fall," ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- For Chinese consumers, what you search for online soon could determine whether you're eligible for a loan.
Through a landmark deal with Los Angeles credit scoring firm ZestFinance, China's leading search ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Amy Hough and Craig Lennon are avid hikers, runners and vegetarians. But they leave their healthy ways at home when they head to the airport -- where, like many, they behave more like couch potatoes.
'It's ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Aimee Dunkle began helping to distribute the drug naloxone -- the life-saving antidote to prescription painkiller overdoses -- after her son died.
Ben Dunkle, 20, was with three people when he overdosed in ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- It sounds like a joke, but it's true. A few years ago, Ecolab walked into a bar and never left.
While the St. Paul-based sanitizing chemicals giant has kept towering kettles, pipes and fermentation tanks ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- A Massachusetts judge will allow Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman's case against Sumner Redstone to proceed but will not order an immediate mental examination of the ailing media mogul.
The Thursday ...Read more
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday beat Wall Street expectations on several fronts, chalking up $21.5 billion in second-quarter revenue, a 21 percent increase over the same period last year...Read more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is taking its first step toward reining in debt collectors, releasing an early outline of rules aimed at preventing them from harassing consumers and trying to collect debts that ...Read more
Waking Up in MedellinKathryn Lane
Nikki Garcia, an American woman, arrives in Medellin, Colombia to investigate allegations of fraud against the General Manager of Amazonia Steel, a local affiliate of the multi-national corporation where she works. In her ensuing investigative work she connects two ...
Oracle Corp. is buying cloud company NetSuite Inc. in a deal valued at $9.3 billion, combining two Silicon Valley firms that both count Larry Ellison as a founder and top shareholder.
Oracle Chief Executive Mark Hurd said...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- Pacific Gas & Electric's second-quarter profits tumbled, the utility reported Thursday -- but its bottom line could soon be bolstered when a big increase in monthly gas bills arrive for residential ...Read more
DETROIT -- Ford earned $2 billion in the second quarter, down 9 percent from the same period a year ago, as the long-running boom in U.S. vehicle sales showed signs of cooling.
Ford earned 52 cents per share, short of ...Read more
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PITTSBURGH -- Two years after GNC Holdings hired top retail industry executive Michael Archbold to reverse a downturn, he has been replaced by GNC board member Robert Moran, a former chairman and chief executive of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Just last month, Hillary Clinton began including an idea in her speeches that suggests a shift in thinking for the Democratic Party: Wage growth may not just be good for the people who get a raise. It may be ...Read more
BEIJING -- Lifting a cloud of regulatory uncertainty hanging over the future of Uber and its competitors in China, the government on Thursday legalized ride-sharing services but announced new licensing requirements and ...Read more
Tell the truth -- does anyone at work like you?
I don't mean someone who "likes-likes" you. That's the kind of burning passion we only feel for a spouse, or a partner, or an Entenmann's Cinnamon Crunch Loaf Cake.
I'm ...Read more
Q: I worked in the accounting department as a bookkeeper for 17 years at the same company and was let go at the age of 55. I obviously knew and performed the job well, so I was unprepared for being let go. I didn't want to...Read more
It's a little silly to lament the demise of a technology that has been well-demised for years.
But last week's announcement that production will cease within days at the last Japanese factory manufacturing VCRs is a cause...Read more
In case you haven't heard, Pokemon Go has taken the United States by storm.
Released earlier this month, it became the top free downloaded app in Apple's app store and Google's Play store. There have been more than 15 ...Read more
Q: I understand that there is a state law in Florida, where I live, requiring condominium associations to retrofit buildings with fire sprinklers. This sounds expensive. Can you tell me what is going on here?
-- Theodore ...Read more
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- Facebook's growth picked up more momentum on Wednesday with the tech firm reporting second-quarter sales and earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations.
Driven by mobile ad sales, Facebook raked ...Read more
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