Features by Shannon Mullen
Posted In: cars, auto sales, holiday shopping
Car makers should get a nice bump from the long holiday weekend, and all those Labor Day sales you saw advertised.
Posted In: drive-in movies, Honda, movie theaters
There are only about 300 drive-in theaters left in the U.S., and the shift to digital projection may eliminate most of the survivors.
Posted In: schools, Facebook, social networking
A school district in Southern California has revealed that it is paying a company to track its students online.
Posted In: Apple Store, apple, Retail
It’s the first student-run Apple Store for aspiring marketers, accountants, and entrepreneurs.
Posted In: Vine, Twitter, instagram
Airbnb is the latest company to experiment with Vine.
Posted In: tipping, Jobs, Tech, cash, cashless
Are tips drying up as Americans trade paper for plastic?
Posted In: manufacturing, Jobs, Unemployment, Amazon, Amazon.com
Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Posted In: Amazon, jeff bezos, Wall Street
Most businesses get hammered by the markets when they fail to meet profit expectations; not Amazon.
Posted In: samsung, apple, smartphones, mobile
Even though Samsung is still growing , its profits likely won’t ease concerns the company is in a bit of trouble.
Posted In: CBS, tv, cable TV, Time Warner, Time Warner Cable
Cable companies and the channels they distribute seem to enjoy a symbiotic relationship. But it's not that simple.