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Worried About Money? So Is 72% of America, Apparently

Worried About Money? So Is 72% of America, Apparently

Some insist that money is the root of all evil, but while this may be taking things a little too far, it appears cash is indeed the number-one cause of stress. That is at least, for folks in the US. Despite things having started to... 
Upturn in oil prices might negatively affects stocks and the economy

Upturn in oil prices might negatively affects stocks and the economy

In New York Crude was being traded at over $102 a barrel during Wednesday, which is a high for the year. At the end the last shortened day of trading before the holiday, crude closed at $101.22 a barrel.   The recent events in... 
Microsoft Mini Shops to Open in 500 US Best Buy Stores – Key to Bolstering Poor Product Sales

Microsoft Mini Shops to Open in 500 US Best Buy Stores – Key to Bolstering Poor Product Sales

Microsoft has confirmed a new partnership with Best Buy, which will the opening of smaller Microsoft Mini Stores in the chain’s branches all over the country. Set to kick-off before the end of June, the project will see Microsoft... 
McDonald’s Looks to Bolster Falling Sales with Massive Portions and Midnight Breakfasts

McDonald’s Looks to Bolster Falling Sales with Massive Portions and Midnight Breakfasts

McDonald’s seems to have a very clear business model for 2013 – encouraging customers to eat larger portions and at more regular intervals, regardless of where they might be at the time. For those looking to stuff their faces in... 
No Apology From Tim Cook – Apple CEO Refuses to Back Down on Tax Stance

No Apology From Tim Cook – Apple CEO Refuses to Back Down on Tax Stance

Apple CEO Tim Cook refused to apologize this week for the company’s controversial tax strategy, which through use of Irish subsidiaries is known to save the company billions in US tax contributions every year. He also stated to lawmakers... 
Airis Mobile Finds the Silver Lining in Spain’s Recession – Virtual Carrier Strikes Chord

Airis Mobile Finds the Silver Lining in Spain’s Recession – Virtual Carrier Strikes Chord

Phone company profits are at all-time lows and subscriber numbers are plummeting by the day across Spain, as the recession continues to inflict its punishment on the consumer. However, this has only spurred on one Mr. Jaime Bustillo... 
Healthcare Apps Worth Paying For – Four Prime Examples

Healthcare Apps Worth Paying For – Four Prime Examples

Millions of Americans talk of how much they’d like to take their healthcare into their own hands, without realizing that it’s never been easier to do exactly that. At least, to a degree. Mobile technology has evolved largely beyond... 
Ford Plans to Double Chinese Market Share, Woo Buyers with Wave of New Vehicles

Ford Plans to Double Chinese Market Share, Woo Buyers with Wave of New Vehicles

Dave Schoch of Ford’s Asia division has confirmed that the automaker intends to increase its market share in China two-fold by 2016, which would amount to a full 6% of the country’s standard consumer auto market. The projection... 
Developing Asia Economic Growth Slow but Steady – Energy Demand Dangerous and Unsustainable

Developing Asia Economic Growth Slow but Steady – Energy Demand Dangerous and Unsustainable

The economic outlook in the developing nations of Asia is on course for rock-solid growth over the course of the next decade, which although not quite on par with the speed of economic expansion prior to the global financial crisis... 
BlackBerry Wins One, Loses Two – Government Contracts in Jeopardy

BlackBerry Wins One, Loses Two – Government Contracts in Jeopardy

BlackBerry hasn’t had the easiest run over the past 12-months to say the least, but it looked as though things were well and truly on the road to recovery when the first wave of BlackBerry 10 handsets launched in the UK and Canada... 
US Logs $1.1 Trillion Annual Deficit – Fourth Straight Year Over $1 Trillion

US Logs $1.1 Trillion Annual Deficit – Fourth Straight Year Over $1 Trillion

In a rather crushing blow, 2012 is now official the fourth year in a row to see the federal government log a deficit of over a trillion dollars – this year’s total coming out at $1.1 trillion. On a more positive note however, according... 
Fortune Announces 2012 Global Women Leaders Award Winners

Fortune Announces 2012 Global Women Leaders Award Winners

What makes a leader worthy of such a title is not how well they carry out their role, but the steps they take to redefine their role and go the extra mile unprompted. And as far as case-in-point examples go, take a look at any member...