Aug 15, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, discusses the latest retail earnings.
Aug 14, 2013 A startup seeks to make your smartphone into your PC.
Aug 2, 2013 Motorola says what makes the phone different is so-called contextual computing, a tech buzz phrase which means the phone can tell when its in your hand versus in your car.
Aug 2, 2013 From Massachusetts to Alabama, sales tax on everything from socks to laptops will be waived. But not every state wants to leave those tax dollars on the table.
Aug 1, 2013 A judge has ruled the fees banks have been charging retailers for each and every debit-card transaction are too high.
Jul 30, 2013 In his persistent campaign to make New Yorkers healthier, Mayor Bloomberg wants people to take the stairs instead of the elevator.
Jul 29, 2013 Retail workers find common cause with fast-food employees demanding more hours and higher wages.
Jul 29, 2013 Shopping mall firms struggled during the recession and are still digging out.
Jul 26, 2013 Even though Samsung is still growing , its profits likely won’t ease concerns the company is in a bit of trouble.
Jul 26, 2013 Facebook wants to be the Internet portal for mobile users. Those users won't likely have smartphones -- instead flip phones and text messages will connect them to the web.