Priceline is buying online restaurant reservation company OpenTable for $2.6 billion. The deal should help Priceline, the online travel company, branch out into a new business segment.
Anyone who’s had a customer complaint fall on deaf ears knows how frustrating it can be. But there’s a new way to complain that could get you better results and it’s as simple as sending a tweet.
Small businesses play an imperative role in America’s economy. With so many Americans utilizing small businesses to get their first job, it’s vital that entrepreneurs and business owners have the tools needed to turn their ideas into a booming and successful businesses.
On this Memorial Day weekend, Walmart has announced the hiring of more than two-thousand veterans, the second most hires out of all the states.
General Motors is recalling 2.4 million vehicles in the U.S. as part of a broader effort to resolve outstanding safety issues more quickly.
As a result of their merger with OfficeMax, Boca Raton-based Office Depot plans to close at least 400 stores nationwide to reduce their overlap of retail locations.
Amazon wants to make shopping online as easy as a tweet.
A new powdered alcohol product has hit a hiccup in getting to market.
Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.
The founders of a Miami-based tech company have been chosen by the global nonprofit group Endeavor to be on their list of high-impact entrepreneurs.
The largest passenger airliner in the world is coming to Miami. Lufthansa has announced that it will be the first airline to offer scheduled Airbus A380 service to Miami with daily flights between Frankfurt and Miami beginning June 10, 2011.
Back in the 1970s, it was easy for the “Six Million Dollar Man,” Steve Austin, to spot a robotic person — or a fembot as the hip sci-fi show called them. In 2010, Japanese robotics makers have taken careful notes and are creating some of the most life-like robots ever — so life-like they can even be used for medical training. It seems the future is indeed now.
Check out which companies started in garages and as tiny start-ups, and which heavyhitters owe their riches to a lucky break.
Here’s a look at the top 10 American cities for technological growth, according to Wired magazine.
It’s the question we’re all faced with when making small talk with strangers: “So what do you do for a living?” Here’s a list of the top ten sexiest occupations listed on a recent survey from Careerbuilder website.