Home From the Wires
From the Wires

Feds spend $7 on seniors for every $1 on kids

| Print |  Email
Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Washington Post: According to the Urban Institute, the government spends 10 percent spent on children compared to 41 percent on the elderly and disabled portions of Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.

 

Tiffany claims Costco selling counterfeit rings

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 15, 2013

CNNMoney: Luxury retailer Tiffany & Co. is seeking millions in damages from warehouse club Costco, alleging the discount retailer was selling counterfeit Tiffany diamond rings.

 

Meteorite explodes over Russia

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 15, 2013

Yahoo.com: A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over Russia's Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb Friday.

 

Fast Company names Nike most innovative of 2013

| Print |  Email
Friday, February 15, 2013

FAST COMPANY: In a list normally dominated by scrappy startups, footwear giant Nike impressed the magazine with its FuelBand and FlyKnit Racer technologies.

 

 

Lost years due to gun deaths charted by Oregon web dev firm

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 14, 2013

Oregon web dev company Periscopic was so moved by December's school shooting in Newtown, CT, they decided to use their skills to map gun deaths. A self-described "socially-conscious" data visualization firm, they used FBI-provided 2010 gun death data to create a real-time interactive graph that details the "lost years" victims might have lived.

Their calculated total for the 9,595 people in 2010?

413,908 stolen years.

 

How sweethearts are made

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 14, 2013

The Atlantic: The New England Confectionery Company near Boston makes 4 million pounds of Sweethearts in the six weeks before Valentine's Day, with phrases like UR HOT and TEXT ME.

 

Heinz bought by group that includes Warren Buffett

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 14, 2013

AP: An investment group that includes billionaire investor Warren Buffett acquired Heinz in a $23.3 billion deal.

 

Obama pitches universal preschool

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 14, 2013

Yahoo.com: Two days after his State of the Union pledge to guarantee high quality preschool for every 4-year-old in the U.S., President Barack Obama takes his pitch on the road.

 

American Airlines and US Airways merge to become world's biggest airline

| Print |  Email
Thursday, February 14, 2013

AP: American Airlines and US Airways merged in an $11 billion deal to create the world's biggest airline.

 

Can the new Blackberry overtake the iPhone?

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Financial Post: Blackberry's new operating system Blackberry 10 is appealing, but will it be enough to topple the iPhone? Here's how the two compare:

 

GOP rebuttal becomes "water-bottle gate"

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

CBSNews: The gist of Sen. Marco Rubio's state of the union rebuttal was lost on the Twittersphere about 11 minutes in, when the visibly overheated senator broke away for a quick sip of water.

 

Conditions on cruise ship unclear

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Yahoo.com: A cruise line says it is making the passengers stranded aboard a disabled ship in the Gulf of Mexico as comfortable as possible, contradicting passenger accounts of filthy, hot conditions and limited access to food.

 

Intel gets inside TV

| Print |  Email
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Erik Huggers, Intel TV's front man, explains why Intel should lead the charge on making televisions smarter.

 
<< Start < Prev 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 Next > End >>

Page 65 of 82

More Articles

Leader's bookshelf

Contributed Blogs
Friday, March 14, 2014
02.06.14 BooksBY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

Five books that will make you a better leader.


Read more...

The more they change, the more they stay the same

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
100-best-collageBY BRANDON SAWYER

The 100 Best Companies get more creative with perks and more generous with benefits; employees seek empowering relations with management and coworkers.


Read more...

Downtime with Ron Green

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

Ron Green became president and CEO of Oregon Pacific Bank in August 2013.


Read more...

Speeding up science

News
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
02.25.14 Thumbnail MedwasteBY JOE ROJAS-BURKE | OB BLOGGER

The medical research enterprise wastes tens of billions of dollars a year on irrelevant studies. It’s time to fix it.


Read more...

The future of money

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
BY JAKE THOMAS

An ancient institution moves slowly into the digital age. 


Read more...

Revolution in print, pixels and passion

News
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
RyanFrankNewsBY MARK BLAINE | OB BLOGGER

The publisher of the Emerald Media Group moves on, leaving a cutting edge media group that depends on business acumen for its survival.


Read more...

From the Editor: The human factor

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

In this issue, we celebrate our 21st annual 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon project.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS