| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Automakers are on a torrid recall pace this year.
Car companies have recalled about 11 million vehicles in the U.S. so far this year. General Motors Co. has called back the most: 6 million, including more than 2 million for an ignition switch issue...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:10 AM
An insurance industry study found that repairing recalled vehicles can reduce dangerous incidents for drivers.
The Highway Loss Data Institute – an arm of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety – looked at claims for car fires that were...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
February generally means two things to me: Valentine's Day and all of those President's Day mattress sales.
Other than those two oddly complementary events, February is a month best forgotten. The snow that made for a romantic white Christmas is a slushy...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Updated to correct the name of Netflix's Open Connect initiative.
Netflix Inc. has agreed to pay Comcast Corp. to ensure the online service's subscribers get seamless access to movies and TV shows delivered over the Internet, according to people...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I have been fielding a number of questions lately that go something like this: "I have just retired/I am just starting out and need help with managing my money, but it doesn't seem like most brokers or advisors want to work with smaller clients. What...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
FlexJobs has released its list of Top Companies for Remote Jobs, and many companies with local operations are on the list.
But then, that doesn't matter if you're working from home.
The top 10 companies offering work-at-home or telecommuting jobs are:...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Whether you stay or go, it's smart to back up important files, photos and other information from your computer and other electronic devices.
MICROSOFT allows users to store data in the cloud with OneDrive. Once you create a free account, you...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:37 AM
The quickest way to keep up on the World Cup may be Google.
People in the U.S. searching for countries playing in the World Cup will see, at the top of the results, links to highlight videos from the country’s most recent match.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The National Football League is launching a new digital network that will allow fans to customize content based on their favorite teams and players.
Called NFL Now, the online service will debut this summer in advance of the 2014 football season. It...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Online retail giant Amazon has unveiled its new streaming service, called Prime Music, one more addition to the company’s growing list of perks provided to premium members.
As Amazon’s video service does with movies and TV shows, Prime Music...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:17 AM
After the coffee. Before getting back into work mode.
The Skinny: I know its sacrilege to ever have a bad thought about "Mad Men" so I'll only say I'm glad "The Sopranos" never did a song-and-dance number with Tony. Today's roundup includes the Memorial...