Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: Target, Credit Cards, cybersecurity, data security
The credit card magnetic strip remains prevalent in the U.S, when other countries have moved onto more secure credit and debit cards.
Posted In: Snapchat, Twitter, instagram
Instagram users have a new way to share their photos privately and have text conversations.
Posted In: coal, black lung, regulations
This month federal regulators are expected to come out with new rules around Black Lung. Mine owners have argued against stricter regulations. It's been decades since major changes were made in standards for coal dust exposure.
Posted In: madoff, ponzi
Victims of Madoff's scheme are still struggling to adjust to their financial losses -- and also their loss of trust.
Posted In: Prohibition, beer, liquor sales
More dry counties have been phasing out Prohibition-era laws, in part to attract more businesses.
Posted In: New York City, luxury
A glut of new luxury towers going up in Midtown Manhattan has some residents worried their beloved Central Park will be overshadowed.
Posted In: New York City, air rights, real estate
Air rights, and zoning rules, are what gives cities like New York their skylines. And air rights are worth big money these days.
Posted In: economic recovery, Obamacare
A report out today shows more people are quitting their jobs.
Posted In: instagram, photography, advertising
Instagram wants to put ads into our social media feeds, but it promises those ads will mirror the "Instagram aesthetic."
Posted In: samsung, apple, iPhone, Google Android
No matter how many handsets Samsung sells, Apple may always dominate the conversation.