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10 Questions to Ask When Collecting Customer Data
News and trends

10 Questions to Ask When Collecting Customer Data

What business owners need to know about gathering, using and protecting customer information.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
As Online Video Explodes, a Look at 5 of the Industry's Biggest Trends (Infographic)
Online Video

As Online Video Explodes, a Look at 5 of the Industry's Biggest Trends (Infographic)

A whopping $1.4 billion worth of mergers and acquisitions took place in the space last year.
Geoff Weiss
Food Blogger Strikes Again, Taking On Chemicals in Cereal
Personal Health

Food Blogger Strikes Again, Taking On Chemicals in Cereal

After success with chains such as Subway and Chick-fil-A, Vani Hari is taking on the cereal industry.
Kate Taylor
Google Says 'Right to be Forgotten' Should be Limited to the European Union
News and trends

Google Says 'Right to be Forgotten' Should be Limited to the European Union

In a committee report, the tech giant is putting its foot down about where people can be 'forgotten' online.
Nina Zipkin
SEC Probes Suspicious BlackBerry Trading
SEC

SEC Probes Suspicious BlackBerry Trading

A spike in trading in BlackBerry options took place hours before Reuters reported that Samsung was in talks to buy the Canadian smartphone maker.
Uber's Unlikely Rival: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Uber's Unlikely Rival: Your Weekly News Roundup

Learn about the encouraging news for Open Internet advocates and why Beyonce is launching a food delivery service.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
After Nearly 100 Years in Business, RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy

After Nearly 100 Years in Business, RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy

Sprint will to take over some stores.
Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink
Alcohol

Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink

There's a noticeable resurgence of bourbon and Tennessee whiskey in the alcoholic beverage market, as mass-market beers and vodkas decline in sales.
Carly Okyle
Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions
Growth Strategies

Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions

The sports company has purchased MyFitnessPal and Endomondo for $560 million.
Nina Zipkin
Silk Road

Accused Silk Road Operator Convicted on U.S. Drug Charges

Ross Ulbricht was convicted on all seven counts he faced by a federal jury.
Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars
Starbucks

Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars

The company's coffee shops in the U.S. will begin offering coconut milk later this month.
Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth
Staples

Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth

If approved, the deal would combine the No. 1 U.S. office supplier with its closest rival, creating a new company with expected annual revenue of $39 billion.
Catherine Clifford
Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief Ahead of Galaxy S Launch
Samsung

Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief Ahead of Galaxy S Launch

The South Korean tech company's current smartphone marketing leader is stepping down.