Sponge: Three-quarters of major U.K. retailers lack free in-store wi-fi
In the U.K., demand for free wi-fi is high and millions of people use the service in stores, cafes, restaurants and bars every week. However, according to a new survey from mobile marketing agency Sponge, three-quarters of the country's major retailers do not offer free wi-fi.
Found more than 1 month ago on channel BizReport
Group says major companies involved in tax scheme
CHICAGO -- A Chicago-area transportation agency on Wednesday alleged that some of the nation's largest and best known companies including AT&T, Sears Holdings Corp., Verizon and Target are running "sham" offices as part of a scheme with two small northern Illinois communities to avoid paying millions of dollars in taxes in Chicago and Cook County....
Deutsche Bank Caps Executive Pay
Deutsche Bank is capping its top executives' pay in 2013 at just below 10 million euros amid a broader political debate in Europe on reining in executive compensation.
Carnival plans $300 million in ship improvements
Cruise company expects to add emergency generators, upgrade fire safety and improve engine rooms on all 24 of its ships
Found more than 1 month ago on channel CBS
Rare pink diamond sells for $39 million at auction
A rare pink diamond once owned by Indian royalty has sold for $39.3 million at auction in New York City. The price for the 34.65-carat diamond that sold at Christie's on Tuesday was the second-highest ever for a jewel sold at auction. The seller and buyer were anonymous. The gem nicknamed the Princie Diamond was discovered 300 years ago in the Golconda mines in India. It once belonged to the ...
Found more than 1 month ago on channel MSNBC