Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 12, 2013 'Too big to fail' became the signature line of the financial crisis. Five years after the crash, many big financial firms are only bigger. But one has decided it's time to shrink.
Sep 5, 2013 Ethical and moral questions arise when personal data is mined for advertisers
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric is making plans to sell off its retail lending business, including store credit cards.
Aug 30, 2013 A wireless Internet-connected device that can block any TV ads -- will it change television?
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric plans to spin off its highly profitable credit card business, which made the company $2.2 billion last year.
Aug 29, 2013 In the past, sign spinners, or “human directionals” in marketing jargon, often pointed their signs toward used car lots or new housing developments. But as the cost of renting a billboard has doubled, sign spinning is attracting more interest from businesses big and small.
Aug 26, 2013 A new app for Google Glass measures pupil dilation in reaction to advertisements.
Aug 16, 2013 The Bureau of Reclamation declares the first water shortage for the Colorado River basin, which provides water for tens of millions of people and large agricultural regions.
Aug 14, 2013 One brand of hummus is hoping to appeal to more male consumers across the U.S.