| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:35 PM
"I told you so," my wife said.
She works in New York City and has long claimed that premium parking spaces are available merely by waiting behind vehicles whose drivers are trying to parallel park. They frequently give up and leave a prime spot behind....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
"Free Birds," the animated pic from Reel FX that Relativity Media will release Nov. 1, will become the first film that Chuck E. Cheese's has agreed to promote.
The marketing milestone is surprising for the family eatery, given its audience.
| Sep 16, 2013
HICKORY, North Carolina - When Megan Exon began moderating an Internet bulletin board in 2007, she viewed her effort as a way to help kids find better homes.
The group was called adoption_disruption, and it drew parents who were struggling to raise...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:05 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Call it the anti-Facebook IPO.
It may be the most hotly anticipated initial public stock offering since Facebook Inc. But Twitter Inc. is doing all it can to distance itself from the Facebook fiasco, which has become a case study...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Last week: We mourn the loss of Clay Shaw, who died this week at age 74. My family had the privilege of knowing Congressman Shaw for many years and long admired his dignified and steadfast commitment to public service. He was among the last of the great...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It could be a long, hot summer for Time Warner Cable and CBS, whose contract fight has erupted into a public war of words in one of the biggest TV distribution battles to date.
About 3 million Time Warner Cable subscribers in New York, Los Angeles,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A two-word change proposed to one of the nation's first online laws has triggered a battle between law enforcement and Internet libertarians.
On one side, top law enforcers for nearly every state, including Florida, are calling on Congress to change a...
| Jul 19, 2013
Venture capitalists invested $318 million in young Maryland companies from April through June, an increase of 115 percent from the first quarter, according to a report released Friday by PricewaterhouseCoopers.
About half of that financing, or $150...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:29 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. is back on top of the tech world. Can it stay there?
For years, the technology giant grumbled while playing second fiddle to Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. But with both rivals now on the outs with investors, Google is...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Disney's ABC Family has coproduced a three-part Web series promoting contraceptive use among sexually active young adults, which it plans to make available online after it airs a forthcoming episode of its comedy series "Baby Daddy."
The July 31...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and AOL and other companies that manage advertising networks unveiled a set of voluntary "best practices" on combating copyright infringement, a set of standards to follow as studios and record labels urge them to cut off the...