Features by Sally Herships
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.
Posted In: Martha Stewart
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and the Hallmark Channel said the lifestyle show will end. It's the latest challenge for Martha Stewart.
Posted In: Twitter
Wendi Deng Murdoch is the latest high-profile hoax victim, even though Twitter said it had verified the account’s authenticity.
Posted In: Sports, espn, NBC
Comcast gets into the lucrative business of round-the-clock sports programming.
Posted In: Jobs, employment, flattery, promtions
To some, brown-nosing is a dirty business. To others, it's an art.
Posted In: Retail, Sears, Kmart
Sears and Kmart plan to eliminate as many as 120 stores. Analysts wonder if their hedge fund owner really understands the retail biz.
Posted In: Sports, NBA, Christmas
The NFL has its Thanksgiving tradition, and the NBA has Christmas. Ever wonder why?
Posted In: philanthropy, donations, nonprofits
Nonprofits need money, deals websites e-mail people who want to spend money -- it's a natural combination.
Posted In: payroll tax
Some New Yorkers told Marketplace they don't know what the payroll tax cut is, how much money it put in their pockets, or whether they spent it.