Dec 22, 2012 How many Sony, Panasonic or Sharp gadgets did you buy this year? Japan’s electronics giants have lost their competitiveness -- and perhaps creativity.
Dec 5, 2012 A British academic and banker have composed an opera that highlights the harmonies they find in the world of finance , which some view as a place of turbulence.
Nov 30, 2012 Almost any kind of job can become the basis of a reality show, television producers say. Competitively growing beards. Grooming possums.
Nov 26, 2012 No one's ever accused a Bond villain of being subtle -- but could their plans to topple the economy actually work?
Nov 13, 2012 The popularity of dance competition shows on TV has led to more adults enrolling in dance classes. But will that trend last any longer than the shows?
Nov 5, 2012 Geek chic meets Hollywood in Bravo's new show "Start-Ups."
Oct 25, 2012 When Microsoft proposes to radically change things, it is time to pay attention.
Oct 12, 2012 We're just a few weeks into the new fall TV season and viewership is down 11 percent across the major broadcast networks. Is it just a year of bad TV? Or should they worry in TV Land?
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 10, 2012 Pop star Adele’s theme song for the new James Bond film is already an Internet sensation. It’s been 27 years since a Bond song topped the charts.
Sep 5, 2012 New York's highest court is hearing legal arguments by a strip club about whether nude lap dancing is art -- and therefore eligible for state tax exemption.