Business at a glance

Bank of America gets back to normal...with a twist

Oct 2, 2014
CEO Brian Moynihan is getting another title: chairman of the board.
Posted In: Bank of America, banking crisis, Merrill Lynch

CEO tries to reset General Motors' brand

Oct 2, 2014
Mary Barra promises higher profits but also better cars.
Posted In: Mary Barra, GM, car recalls

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich on 'silicon leadership'

Oct 1, 2014
Intel plans to make its supply chain conflict-free by 2016.
Posted In: Intel, conflict minerals, CEOs

Smaller cable companies are in a tight corner

Oct 1, 2014
Faced with price hikes for content, some small cable companies are cutting ties to big providers like Viacom.
Posted In: television, streaming tv, viacom

Who are the small cable providers that are getting out of TV?

Oct 1, 2014
Higher fees and lower interest are pushing these small companies away from TV.
Posted In: television, cable TV

The numbers for October 1, 2014

Oct 1, 2014
Jobs, drought and arrests in mainland China: Here's what we're reading Wednesday.
Posted In: jobs report, hong kong, California drought 2014, prison

The discount that links big tobacco to the military

Oct 1, 2014
Legislation wants the big business of selling tobacco to military members to stop.
Posted In: military, tobacco

There is going to be a 'Tetris' movie

Sep 30, 2014
Yes, about bricks.
Posted In: tetris, games, film
Your phone knows where you are.

Your phone knows where you are. So do marketers

Sep 30, 2014
Companies can use your mobile location data to learn what you do and what you buy.
Posted In: marketing, big data, mobile devices

Netflix grabs rights to 'Crouching Tiger' sequel

Sep 30, 2014
Netflix's new feature film deal leaves the big theater chains in the dust.
Posted In: netflix, streaming video, movie theaters
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