Munoz Will Not Be United Chairman

Munoz Will Not Be United Chairman

Not that long ago, United CEO Oscar Munoz was riding high. Recently named PR Week’s Communicator of the Year, Munoz was already United CEO and was all set to step into the Chairman’s seat. Then came a series of escalating PR problems and at least one outright PR disaster. Munoz tried to apply those award-winning […]

Credit Suisse Management on the Hot Seat

Credit Suisse Management on the Hot Seat

It’s never easy to take one for the team, but when you’re the boss, the buck stops with you. Sometimes that means the bucks stop before they get to you. Such is the case with Credit Suisse. Twelve top executives with the company, including the CEO Tidjane Thiam, will see their bonus pay cut by […]

Amid Controversy, NYPD Deploys Body Cameras

Amid Controversy, NYPD Deploys Body Cameras

A lot has been said and written about police body cameras in recent years, and now the NYC media and residents will get a first-hand chance to weigh in. A recent Associated Press report said that the NYPD is about to deploy the first body cameras in the city to its officers very soon. The […]

Power Ranger Headed to Prison

Power Ranger Headed to Prison

For a generation of American kids, most who are now adults, the Power Rangers were the ultimate superhero team. The color-coded ninjas with their powerful “zords” wreaked havoc on a universe of evil while their teenage alter egos wrestled with typical adolescent angst.

Google Swears It Has Fixed the Android Security Flaws

Google swears it has fixed the Android security flaws

Internet security is a hot topic these days. Especially after reports that the CIA has been hacked. But those headlines tended to overshadow another claim that Wikileaks made … and claim that had a lot of smartphone users worried. According to the hacktivists, they had uncovered and exploited a flaw in the security of the […]

Penn State Case Goes to the Jury

Penn State Case Goes to the Jury

It was the case that ruined a reputation and nearly destroyed one of the top college football programs in the nation. And it’s still in court, which means negative headlines popping up for Penn State time and again.

Got Dystopia? The Bookstore Sure Does!

Got dystopia The bookstore sure does!

Fiction sales go through trend cycles just like any other kind of fashion. For a while Westerns were all the rage. Then Science Fiction or Mysteries, Fantasies or Chick Lit. These days, you can’t toss a bookmark in a bookstore without hitting a dystopian novel. From George Orwell’s celebrated work, “1984” to the smash hit […]