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  • Social media point to fewer people canceling Memorial Day travel

     
    An IBM analysis, relying on an unusual surveying method, has concluded that fewer Americans are canceling their travel plans this Memorial Day weekend. Instead of taking a survey of a select group of people, IBM Research and IBM Global Business......
  • Help wanted? For some companies, not if you’re unemployed

     
    Last year, I wrote about an online employment ad that explicitly told folks who were unemployed they shouldn't bother applying. The company, Sony Ericsson, was interested only in candidates who were currently working. Back then, a company spokeswoman...
  • Lady Gaga tops the 1million mark in first-week album sales

     
    Like Madonna or Kanye West, Lady Gaga has a knack for attracting controversy, even when the matter at hand is out of her control. “Born This Way,” the pop star’s latest release for Interscope Records, debuted atop the U.S. pop......
  • OpenX, Web ad firm, raises $20 million, expects to be profitable within a year

     
    Pasadena-based OpenX Technologies Inc., the online advertising firm whose products are built on largely open-source technology, has raised $20 million in additional venture capital, an infusion it believes will be the last one it needs on the way from a.....
  • Trash cans get "smart" at Santa Monica State Beach

     
    Smartphones have been married with trash cans to create new smart trash cans that made their debut at Santa Monica State Beach on Tuesday. Wrapped with artwork encouraging beachgoers to put their "toes in the sand, trash in the can,"......
  • Miramax movies come to Hulu

     
    Miramax Films has signed a digital distribution agreement with online video distributor Hulu, as part of an ongoing effort to generate more revenue from its 700-title movie library. Subscribers to Hulu's premium service Hulu Plus, which costs $7.99 per...
  • BMW Launches Campaign Against Texting While Driving

     
    In an effort to help curtail one of the main culprits of distracted driving ??? texting while behind the wheel ??? BMW said it will launch a national advertising campaign to fight the habit. The campaign is called ???DON???T TXT......
  • United Nations report: Internet access is a human right

     
    Internet access is a human right, according to a United Nations report released on Friday. "Given that the Internet has become an indispensable tool for realizing a range of human rights, combating inequality, and accelerating development and human...
  • EBay fraud, wedding scams: Your weekly ScamWatch

     
    Here is a roundup of alleged cons, frauds and schemes to watch out for. EBay fraud –- A man who defrauded more than 250 people out of about $1.5 million by advertising high-end appliances on EBay and then failing to......
  • Is your prepaid calling card shorting you minutes?

     
    Prepaid calling cards are popular in cities like Allentown that have large populations of foreign-born residents, who use the cards to contact family members in other countries. Getting the full value out of some cards can be tricky. Maintenance fees........
  • CW network said to land at least $400 million in upfront advertising sales

     
    The youngest broadcast network, the CW, managed to score at the prom. The network -- a joint venture between CBS Corp. and Warner Bros. Entertainment -- on Tuesday completed its sales of commercial time during the TV industry's annual dance......
  • Online advertising to reach $31 billion in 2011

     
    As people spend an increasing amount of their time online, advertisers are swiftly following. The U.S. online advertising market is expected to reach $31.3 billion this year, according to a new forecast from market researcher eMarketer. Spending is...