Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: kodak
Eastman Kodak won a court battle to scrap its sponsorship of Kodak Theater, home of the Oscars. Do expensive naming rights jinxing companies?
Posted In: advertising, dogs, Westminster Dog Show, Pedigree
The Westminster Kennel Club dog show dropped longtime sponsor Pedigree, saying its pet adoption theme turned off audience.
Posted In: basketball, Jeremy Lin, Sports, NBA
The newfound popularity of New York Knicks player Jeremy Lin boosts business for basketball.
Posted In: online dating, social networking, privacy
Badoo has 137 million users. Tapping that dating network comes with a caveat: Your Facebook friends may learn you’re in the market.
Posted In: Amazon, online retail, warehouse
Online retailer Amazon plans to build five new warehouses in three states to cut delivery times, in the hope of boosting sales.
Posted In: fashion, trademark, Christian Louboutin, Yves Saint Laurent
This week, a federal appellate court will hear arguments over whether fashion designer Christian Louboutin’s signature red-soled shoes are actually something he can trademark.
Posted In: Charity, Haiti
A just-released study says texting donations for crises like the Haiti earthquake could become the new norm.
Posted In: Entertainment
They're called People's Choice Awards for a reason. Anyone can vote – as often as they like That's why many critics don't take the awards seriously.
Posted In: smartphone, apple, siri, data plans
A new study says just 1 percent of mobile users hog half the available wireless capacity.
Posted In: Barnes & Noble, Books, Nook
The company's e-reader has been a big success, while the rest of Barnes & Noble's business is suffering.