Author: Meredith Hamrick

Talking Biz News Today — March 28, 2014

Today’s top stories in business journalism: Reuters GM expands ignition switch recall to 2.6 million cars, by Paul Lienert NHTSA says finds no ‘defect trend’ in Tesla Model S sedans, by Sagarika Jaisinghani The...

Talking Biz News Today — March 27, 2014

The New York Times Microsoft’s Office suite finally coming to iPad, maybe too late, by Nick Wingfield Tweets about music to get a Billboard chart, by Ben Sisario Bloomberg Obamacare’s 6-million target hit as...

Talking Biz News Today — March 26, 2014

The Associated Press Facebook buying virtual-reality company for $2B, by Barbara Ortutay and Ryan Nakashima Bloomberg Dish’s Ergen said to approach DirecTV CEO White about merger, by Alex Sherman Fortune Citi and four other...

Talking Biz News Today — March 25, 2014

Reuters IRS: virtual currencies are property for tax purposes, by Patrick Temple-West The Wall Street Journal FDA staff recommends rejection of Novartis heart-failure drug, by Thomas M. Burton and Marta Falconi Google deal with...

Talking Biz News Today — March 24, 2014

The Wall Street Journal Apple in talks with Comcast about streaming-TV service, by Shalini Ramachandran, Daisuke Wakabayashi and Amol Sharma A ‘crisis’ in online ads: One-third of traffic is bogus, by Suzanne Vranica Reuters...

Talking Biz News Today — March 21, 2014

The Wall Street Journal Exxon agrees to disclose its ‘carbon risk,’ by Daniel Gilbert U.S. maritime regulator approves mega shipping alliance, by Costas Paris The New York Times ‘The technology is out there,’ but...

Talking Biz News Today — March 18, 2014

Some of Tuesday’s top stories: The Associated Press US consumer prices tick up just 0.1 percent, by Christopher S. Rugaber The New York Times G.M.’s chief learned in December of Cobalt problems, by Bill...

Talking Biz News Today — March 17, 2014

Some of Monday’s top stories: New York Times Man named by Newsweek issues denial on Bitcoin claim, by Peter Lattman U.S. steps up sanctions on Russian officials, by Peter Baker Reuters Vodafone agrees $10...