Will The Public Buy Shares In A Firm With An Accused Girlfriend-Beater CEO?
April 25 2014 6:35 PM EDT
Rising-star entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal escaped jail time. Now critics want him ousted before RadiumOne goes public.
Why Consumers Can't Count On An Open Internet In 2018
April 24 2014 3:45 PM EDT
Comcast, Philadelphia's cable giant, has repeatedly affirmed its commitment to open-Internet principles, but that could change in 2018.
American Journalist Reportedly Taken Hostage In Ukraine
April 22 2014 2:35 PM EDT
Journalists on social media rallied around Simon Ostrovsky, a Vice News journalist reportedly kidnapped while covering the Ukraine crisis.
How A Court Decision Could Radically Change The Way Americans Watch TV
April 22 2014 1:42 PM EDT
The Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday in Aereo v. network television, a case that could transform the U.S. broadcast TV industry.
Nonprofit Executive Pay - Nice Work, If You Can Get It
April 21 2014 4:50 PM EDT
Some U.S. nonprofits are rewarding top fundraisers with 7-figure salaries, but critics say execs shouldn’t become millionaires off goodwill.
Broadband Appetites Seen Fueling Comcast Q1 Profits
April 21 2014 7:19 AM EDT
The top U.S. cable provider will likely report stronger Q1 earnings Tuesday, with broadband Internet demand driving revenue growth.
General Mills Dustup Shows Need For US Arbitration Reform
April 17 2014 6:07 PM EDT
General Mills is asking customers to relinquish their right to sue, but that could be rendered illegal under a bill to curb forced arbitration.
Comcast Foe Al Franken Sends Friend Request To Netflix Chief
April 17 2014 3:32 PM EDT
The Democratic senator from Minnesota sent an impassioned letter asking Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to weigh in on the proposed Comcast-TWC merger.
Fox News Aims To Woo More Female Viewers
April 16 2014 6:17 PM EDT
With a new female-dominated panel show, Fox News is courting “The View” crowd -- just in time for Barbara Walters’ retirement.
Where Minimum Wage Could Reach $25 An Hour
April 16 2014 5:08 PM EDT
A Switzerland national referendum would raise the minimum wage to $24.99 an hour, but local firms like Nestle say voters should reject it.
Journalists Revolt As Pulitzer Prize Snubs Feature Writers
April 14 2014 5:40 PM EDT
The Pulitzer Prize Board says lack of a winner shouldn’t reflect negatively on the nominees.
Texas Strikes Back: New York Times Magazine Faces Lawsuit Over New Editor
April 11 2014 6:08 PM EDT
Texas Monthly is suing the New York Times, but not incoming magazine editor Jake Silverstein, as the Times initially claimed.
Tweets Don’t Equal Endorsements, Except When They Do
April 10 2014 5:28 PM EDT
Katherine Heigl was ridiculed on Wednesday after she sued Duane Reade over a tweet, but she may actually have a case.
Comcast's Behemoth Past Clouds Time Warner Purchase
April 09 2014 3:44 PM EDT
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Wed. examined the proposed Comcast-TWC merger; foes argue Comcast doesn't act in good faith.
US Wage Gap Debate Drowned Out By Politics
April 08 2014 4:37 PM EDT
With a Senate Paycheck Fairness Act vote ahead, proponents on both sides of the issue are celebrating Fair Pay Day 2014 with vociferous rhetoric.
Amazon Touts Equality, But ‘Smiles’ At Anti-Gay Groups
April 08 2014 8:45 AM EDT
The Boy Scouts of America, which prohibits openly gay adults from serving as scoutmasters, is just one discriminatory group that has registered for Amazon’s new charitable-giving initiative.
‘Game’ Over: HBO Go Conks Out Again
April 07 2014 1:41 PM EDT
HBO Go crashed again -- this time during Sunday’s premiere of “Game of Thrones” -- and it’s not just the moochers who are upset.
Nabisco’s Viral Hit Proves Pro-Equality Is Good For Business
April 04 2014 3:56 PM EDT
The snack food company is building an enormous amount of goodwill with a message of inclusiveness.
NYC Landmarks Process Criticized As Beloved Buildings Face Wrecking Ball
April 03 2014 4:54 PM EDT
An effort to save Manhattan’s Rizzoli Bookstore from demolition is turning into a nasty fight, one that offers a glimpse into what New York preservation will look like in the post-Bloomberg era.
Tech CEO Resigns In Wake Of Anti-Gay-Marriage Stance
April 03 2014 3:46 PM EDT
Mozilla's Brendan Eich resigned amid controversy from a $1,000 contribution he made in support of California’s same-sex marriage ban.