Business at a glance

Investors await another big IPO

Sep 23, 2014
The Royal Bank of Scotland hopes to raise $3.5 billion.
Posted In: IPO, Scotland, Goldman Sachs
Starbucks

Spilling the beans on Starbucks' coffee-beer

Sep 22, 2014
Like a stout, but the other way around?
Posted In: starbucks, latte, beer
Blackberry

Blackberry's not dead yet

Sep 22, 2014
Despite the ongoing death watch, Blackberry is still launching products.
Posted In: Blackberry, smart phones, android
Gotham

Could Gotham improve Fox ratings?

Sep 22, 2014
How can the once unbeatable network improve its ratings this season?
Posted In: Fox, ratings, american idol
Mars One publicity shot

You could be the life on Mars. Yes, you.

Sep 22, 2014
A Dutch entrepreneur is offering a one-way trip, and reality TV wants a piece too.
Posted In: NASA, space, mars

When private investors, not taxpayers, pay the toll

Sep 22, 2014
Several private investors in Indiana get trapped by the potholes of infrastructure.
Posted In: infrastructure, toll lanes, tolls

The numbers for September 22, 2014

Sep 22, 2014
Ten million phones bought, 56 million cards stolen and a lot of loan defaults.
Posted In: sustainability, apple, Home Depot, higher education, NFL
SAP

Why SAP gobbled up Concur

Sep 19, 2014
The acquisition is worth $8 billion and will increase SAP's users to 50 million.
Posted In: SAP, workplace, Mergers and Acquisitions, software
The Suitsy

What's the craziest thing you've ever worn to work?

Sep 19, 2014
Workplace dress codes have gotten a lot more relaxed over the past few decades.
Posted In: workplace, suits, dress code
Jack Ma

Will Jack Ma’s quirkiness play in the U.S.?

Sep 19, 2014
As Alibaba launches on the NYSE, we take a look at Jack Ma's antics and ambitions.
Posted In: Jack Ma, alibaba, NYSE
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