Talking Biz News

Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 15, 2013

Some of Tuesday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal House Republicans prepare new plan, by Patrick O’Connor, Janet Hook and Kristina Peterson Apple hires Burberry CEO as retail chief, by Kathy Gordon New York...

Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 14, 2013

Some of Monday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal A slowdown on the road to recovery, by Bob Tita Netflix pursues cable-TV deals, by Shalini Ramachandran New York Times Patients mired in costly credit...

Google’s new ad scheme

Google Inc. is trying something new with their advertising – having it feature you. Users of Google+, the social media site, may now have their photos pop up next to advertisements in an attempt...

Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 11, 2013

Some of Friday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal Google to sell user profiles, photos in ads, by Brian R. Fitzgerald Tesoro Logistics pipeline spills 20,000 barrels in North Dakota, by Alison Sider New...

Covering a potential U.S. debt default

With most people talking about what would happen if the U.S. defaulted on its debt, the coverage of different scenarios is taking on more importance. Some conservatives are advocating that it wouldn’t be too...

Talking Biz News Today — Oct. 10, 2013

Some of Thursday’s top business stories: Wall Street Journal Mobile advertising begins to take off, by Suzanne Vranica and Christopher S. Stewart GOP to propose temporary debt-ceiling increase, by Patrick O’Connor New York Times...