Jul 13, 2012 Geoff Boucher of the L.A. Times' Hero Complex blog explains why moviegoers see the same superheroes in the theater over and over again.
Jul 5, 2012 Tattoo giveaways are cropping up as the latest trend in brand marketing. Unlike free T-shirts or hats with brand images, in this case the logo stays -- forever.
Jun 27, 2012 We look at the state of the romantic comedy genre after one of its reigning queens, Nora Ephron, has passed away.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jun 26, 2012 Online travel site Orbitz offers pricier hotels to Apple computer users after data shows they tend to pay more than Windows PC owners.
Jun 21, 2012 Merck's use of cartoon animals from “Madagascar 3” prompts complaint that grape-flavored Claritin allergy medicine could be confused for candy.
Jun 20, 2012 No more summer of forgetting: To keep kids from losing what they've learned during the year, cities and school districts are rethinking summer school.
Jun 15, 2012 Nokia puts giveaways to the test with free smartphones for first-year students at Seton Hall University.
Jun 7, 2012 It’s summer movie season which means it’s the time for big-budget, action-adventures. But summer can also spell success for movies that ignore the desires of teenage boys.
Jun 7, 2012 Honestly, could there be a better pitchman than Abe Lincoln? The upcoming release of the film "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" is just the latest idea to cash in on the 16th president.