Oct 26, 2012 Utilities spent billions a year ago repairing lines and equipment damaged by storms Irene and Alfred -- and were roundly criticizing for leaving many people without power for days. They're intent on being prepared for Sandy.
Oct 18, 2012 Within a year, Nissan hopes to replace the mechanical method of controlling steering with one that uses electronics.
Oct 10, 2012 Commentator Robert Reich says a steady march of technology leaves increasingly obsolete jobs in its wake.
Sep 10, 2012 Some schools are testing out RFID tags as a way to keep track of kids and bring in extra money.
Sep 5, 2012 If you live in a state that suffers from severe weather, finding good homeowners insurance is getting more difficult as weather patterns grow more extreme. So what do you do if the insurance company drops you?
Aug 29, 2012 A new survey finds Americans more tethered to work by their mobile devices than they ever were to landlines.
Aug 27, 2012 Since Katrina, the city has focused on evacuation as a response to hurricanes. This time the advice is to stay put, with a few days' emergency supplies. Stores respond as best they can.
Aug 3, 2012 Turns out, making split-second gut decisions might not be the best way to make great choices. Author Frank Partnoy says those who take a slower pace win the race.
Aug 3, 2012 Throw another app on the campfire. Kids are crowding into computer camps hoping to be the next Steve Jobs.
Aug 1, 2012 The stalks of genetically modified corn are tough, so tough that they're puncturing tractor tires. Farmers are fighting back.