Lyneka Little

Lyneka Little

Is a freelance writer in New York. She's written about personal finance and small business for such publications as The Wall Street Journal, MainStreet.com, Walletpop.com, People magazine. She also works as a freelance producer covering money at ABCNews.com. Little attended Howard University where she studied journalism. She loves drinking wine and tweeting, preferably at the same time. Follow Little on Twitter @Lyneka.

Leadership

HTC Co-Founder Cher Wang to Take Some Duties From CEO

Chairwoman Wang will assume more day-to-day operational duties as the company focuses on regaining market share.
Richard Branson Shares Letter He Wrote to 12-Year-Old Fan About Keys to Success
Starting a Business

Richard Branson Shares Letter He Wrote to 12-Year-Old Fan About Keys to Success

The Virgin Group founder recently received a letter from a 12-year-old girl asking about his skills. He took to LinkedIn on Thursday to share his response with the world.
Leadership

EBay Lures Apple Exec to Run Products Division

In the latest play in the tech world's game of musical chairs, eBay has hired Apple executive RJ Pittman to run its products division.
Marketing

Facebook Allows Teens to Make Posts Public

In a move that could change the way companies market to teens online, Facebook will give teens the option of making their content public.
Rockstar Tries to Make Good on Grand Theft Auto Glitches
Technology

Rockstar Tries to Make Good on Grand Theft Auto Glitches

Because of problems with its online launch, Grand Theft Auto 5 users are getting a bonus.
Technology

Apple Taps Burberry CEO to Run Retail Operations

Angela Ahrendts is the first high-profile head of retail since Ron Johnson left in 2011.
BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover
Technology

BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover

Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin, co-founders of the company now known as BlackBerry, are considering a bid that could save the embattled smartphone maker.
Starbucks CEO Launches Petition to End Government Shutdown
Leadership

Starbucks CEO Launches Petition to End Government Shutdown

Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, will give customers the opportunity to sign a petition calling for an end to the government shutdown.
Obama Nominates Janet Yellen to Head Federal Reserve
Leadership

Obama Nominates Janet Yellen to Head Federal Reserve

President Obama nominated Janet Yellen, who currently serves as vice chair of the Federal Reserve, to serve as the central bank's next chairman.
T-Mobile Eliminates International Data Fees for Individuals and Businesses
Technology

T-Mobile Eliminates International Data Fees for Individuals and Businesses

In a win for business travelers, the wireless carrier will slash fees for data and texting in more than 100 countries beginning October 31.
Leadership

Englert and Higgs Win Nobel Prize in Physics After String of Delays

Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences after a series of unusual delays.
Leadership

Google's Schmidt to Release New Book

Eric Schmidt, Google's executive chairman and former CEO, will release a book next fall entitled 'No Adult Supervision Required: How To Build Successful 21st Century Companies.'
Technology

Google Glass Users Will See Transit Directions

Google Glass users that have paired Glass with an Android device will be able to see public transit directions on the device.
It's All About the Benjamins: A Look at the $100 Bill's New Facelift
Finance

It's All About the Benjamins: A Look at the $100 Bill's New Facelift

The latest U.S. currency denomination to get a redux by the Fed is the $100. Here's a look at what to expect from the new bill.
Twitter CEO Spars With Tech Entrepreneur Over Lack of Women on Board
Growth Strategies

Twitter CEO Spars With Tech Entrepreneur Over Lack of Women on Board

After a New York Times story critiqued Twitter for having zero women on its board, the social network's CEO aired his opinions -- leading to a social media-infused grudge match.