Category: Business News

Corporate Attacks Hint Of A Coming ‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’

Corporate Attacks Hint Of A Coming ‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’

Hacker inside (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Hackers have already unleashed World War III in World of Warcraft, killing the avatars of thousands of innocent gamers. Is the real world next? Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta thinks so....

Clicking With New Customers

Clicking With New Customers

The price of business success in today’s China is not just exposure to hubris or a humbling by a powerful official. It can be simply a function of your big footprint making you a...

Workday IPO Pops 72% On Open

Workday IPO Pops 72% On Open

Workday soared on its open in early trading Friday morning, opening at $48.05 per share, or 71.6%, from its pricing last night. The stock was recently trading at $48.02 on the New York Stock Exchange. The...

Postal Service increasing prices

Postal Service increasing prices

Letters shoot through an automatic sorting machine at the Main Post Office on December 19, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Snail mail prices are creeping up. Starting January 27, the price...

JPMorgan Books Record Quarter, Dimon Says Housing Has ‘Turned The Corner’

JPMorgan Books Record Quarter, Dimon Says Housing Has ‘Turned The Corner’

(Image credit: AFP/Getty Images via @daylife) The talk Thursday was about potential criminal charges in the London Whale case, but JPMorgan Chase changed the narrative Friday morning by crushing the consensus earnings view with...

Where have you gone, Jack Welch?

Where have you gone, Jack Welch?

The former GE CEO has had a great run, both in corporate America and in the world of commentary. It’s a shame that he didn’t quit while he was ahead.   FORTUNE — I...

With Transparency Pledge, Glaxo Makes Promises No Other Drug Company Has

With Transparency Pledge, Glaxo Makes Promises No Other Drug Company Has

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – MAY 15: GlaxoSmithKline Chief Executive Andrew Witty  (Image credit: Getty Images via @daylife) In an unprecedented move that could signal dramatic changes in the drug industry, GlaxoSmithKline is promising to...

Jobless claims fall to four-year low

Jobless claims fall to four-year low

  NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Claims for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to their lowest level in more than four years, but the drop was due mostly to a technical issue. About 339,000...

4 tax breaks for parents on the chopping block

4 tax breaks for parents on the chopping block

Many low-income parents could see their tax bills jump by thousands of dollars next year.   NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Many low-income parents could see their tax bills jump by thousands of dollars next...

Political Merchandise Extends Far Beyond Official Campaigns

Political Merchandise Extends Far Beyond Official Campaigns

Of the estimated $2.5 billion that Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, and the Super-PACs supporting them will pump into the 2012 presidential campaign, a tiny sliver will go toward the manufacturing of campaign merchandise—the signs...