One of the greatest entrepreneurs in this nation, Arthur George Gaston, offered these wise words of advice to prospective business owners: “Find a need and fill it.”
The last time Sony and Microsoft came out with new video game consoles, there was no iPad, the iPhone was months away and "FarmVille" and "Angry Birds" had yet to be conjured up.
Google and Microsoft are teaming up to try to rid the internet of child pornography.
U.S. consumers slowed their spending in September, even as overall income grew at solid pace for the second straight month.
An analysis of the recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Student Loan Ombudsman report concluded that private student loans (PSLs) are a risky and high-cost method to pay for a college education.
Despite gains for working women over the last few decades, two basic facts remain true: Men still work longer hours in a paid profession, and women do more of the cooking, cleaning and child-rearing at home.
The war hit customers Aug. 2, when the cable provider pulled CBS stations off the air in several cities. That affected three million customers in cities where CBS owns the affiliate stations that carry the network.
Three weeks ago, hip-hop star Andre Young -- better known as Dr. Dre -- made news as his Beats Electronics line, a maker of premium headphones, was valued at more than $1 billion thanks to an investment from the Carlyle ...
Move over, Coke. It looks like Apple is the real thing.
Bank of America has been fined $2.2 million for discriminating against black job candidates over two decades.
Builder Herman J. Russell, Sr. felt like the proudest father in Georgia as he watched his three adult children H. Jerome Russell, Michael Russell and Donata Russell Major being inducted into the Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of ...
Your credit score can make or break your financial future.
A spectrum of housing groups have called for the purchase and renovation of 7,500 homes in metro Atlanta over the next five years to help rebuild Atlanta neighborhoods in the wake of the foreclosure crisis. Achieving that would create jobs, ...
Growing up, all Ronald Smothers ever wanted was to own his own business. In the mid-’70s, armed with a degree from UCLA, he chose a career in franchise restaurants, opening a Burger King in Los Angeles’ Crenshaw neighborhood. He saw ...
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed stood before what he considers a local press corps that’s adversarial Tuesday at City Hall and diffused the tension in an alcove outside his office with humor.