| Feb 24, 2011
Man, I wish I'd gotten this assignment two years ago.
The task of matching Oscar-nominated films to appropriate restaurants is challenge enough, but it's even harder these days, thanks to the Academy's esteem-building decision to expand the number of...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:04 PM
The New Black Panthers and Geraldo Rivera have something in common.
They're both nuts.
And they both show how the rhetoric surrounding the Trayvon Martin case can veer off the path of impassioned but reasonable discussion and onto a one-way street to...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Apparently, "Anonymous" won't be accepting your friend request.
Members of the shadowy collective known for its politically motivated Web hacks and attacks are targeting Facebook for what they claim to be the social-networking giant's misuse of...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:03 AM
We know Mark Zuckerberg is a visionary nerd, a tech, media- and business-savvy shut-in who has changed the way we interact with each other.
But he has upped his own ante, raised the bar that he set in place with the Facebook brand that he delivers to...
| Dec 16, 2011
Director David Fincher's deluxe edition of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" is the most coldly compelling version yet of the tale dreamed up by the late Stieg Larsson, whose "Millennium" trilogy of pulp novels remains the time-killer of choice in...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Facebook's stock market debut is finally here -- and investors jumped on the breathlessly hyped IPO, sending shares up almost 11% at the start of trade.
On Thursday night, Facebook set its final IPO price at $38 a share. When the stock began trading at...
| May 21, 2012
| 8:22 AM
First came his birthday, then an IPO debut, then marriage. It was a busy week for Mark Zuckerberg, but the Facebook creator managed to find to time to tie the knot.
Zuckerberg and his longtime girlfriend Priscilla Chan exchanged vows over the weekend...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:52 AM
GM Unfriending Facebook
Facebook’s IPO may have set records last week, but General Motors isn’t impressed, as they’ve decided to discontinue advertising on the social network. Mark Zuckerberg shouldn’t take the decision...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 7:50 AM
It's finally happened: Facebook exceeded 1 billion users.
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg announced Thursday that his social media site had hit the milestone.
"This morning, there are more than one billion people using Facebook...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:55 PM
There will be investigations and already there are lawsuits over the rollout of Facebook's overhyped IPO last week, but no investigation is necessary into the reason for the outrage over the stock's rapid fall. It's called human nature.
It is the same...
| Sep 16, 2012
Ben Bernanke sure knows how to move a market.
He started, of course, Aug. 31 at Jackson Hole, Wyo., when he hinted that he was going to offer the sweet stimulus that investors always savor. Stocks rose in anticipation. But last Thursday was the big day,...