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Tweeter, Twitter: It's all in the name

Oct 4, 2013
Don't screw up those ticker symbols, investors.
Posted In: Twitter

TARP, five years later

Oct 3, 2013
Five years ago today, the Troubled Asset Relief Program became law.
Posted In: TARP

Investment bankers don't approve of casual Fridays

Oct 2, 2013
Barclays gets super-casual Fridays -- sneakers and jeans allowed -- but old-time bankers aren't impressed.
Posted In: Wall Street, investment banks, Bankers, Barclays

Government shutdown means 'furlough freebies'

Oct 1, 2013
Many businesses, in D.C. and around the country, have taken to giving furloughed workers discounts or freebies.
Posted In: government shutdown 2013, free, furlough

Serving billions and billions: In less than 3 minutes

Sep 30, 2013
A new survey looks at the average time spent in the drive-through window.
Posted In: McDonald's, wendy's, fast food

Turning 15: Google and the NFL's yellow first down line

Sep 27, 2013
Two tech innovations celebrate turning 15 today.
Posted In: Google, NFL, football

Bill Gates confesses: CTRL-ALT-DEL was a mistake

Sep 26, 2013
Gates says he wanted a single button, but the IBM guy wouldn't give it to them.
Posted In: bill gates, Microsoft

Gone sailin': Larry Ellison chooses America's Cup over Oracle

Sep 25, 2013
The Oracle CEO skipped a conference for his company's products, basically so he could go sailing in San Francisco Bay.
Posted In: Oracle, Larry Ellison, america's cup

Happy anniversary, debt limit! (What do you get for a 96th anniversary gift?)

Sep 24, 2013
The debt limit was enacted as part of the Second Liberty Bond Act.

Link rot and Supreme Court justices

Sep 23, 2013
The highest court in the land suffers from embarrassing "link rot."
Posted In: Supreme Court

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