Features by Sally Herships

Helvetica the Perfume

Survey results: What's your type?

We asked: Why is your favorite font your favorite font?
Posted In: fonts
Kraft Foods brands

Kraft hits refresh button on vintage brands

Maxwell House coffee gets a makeover today, the latest of Kraft's vintage brands to get one.

Why low inflation can be dangerous

Some at the Fed are worried the inflation rate, around 1 percent, is too low.
Posted In: inflation, Fed

Home-delivery of groceries isn't new, Amazon

Real grocery stores have delivered groceries to customers for a long time. What's so hard?
Posted In: amazon fresh, grocery store
Microsoft's Executive Officer Steve Ball

Microsoft's Siri: What took so long?

Microsoft unveils its version of a Siri device.
Posted In: Microsoft, siri

The yacht index: How the price of pricey boats shifts

Is it possible that yachts can serve as an economic indicator?
Posted In: Yacht, luxury

Making in vitro births safer and less costly

A new statement says IVF practice can cause problems
Posted In: pregnancy, women's health, care, family, family planning, IVF

Putting student debt on trial

Law school applications are plummeting, so what are they worth?
Posted In: law school

The value of an Obama commencement speech

The president will deliver the commencement address at UC Irvine
Posted In: commencement speech, President Obama

Will tablets replace waitresses and store clerks?

Technology takes jobs from humans, whether it's elevator operators or bank tellers. Will handheld tablets change the service industry?
Posted In: tablets, Jobs


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