By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Songza, a new online radio service, leapfrogged Pandora as the most popular free music app for Apple devices last week. But it immediately faces a struggle to survive in a business saddled with high royalty rates for artists
By The Associated Press
NEW HIRE: Yahoo is hiring Michael Barrett, a former colleague of its interim CEO Ross Levinsohn, to oversee the troubled Internet company's efforts to sell more online advertising. Barrett most recently worked at Internet search leader Google Inc
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo is turning to a former colleague of its interim CEO to oversee the troubled Internet company's efforts to sell more online advertising.
Monday's announcement that Michael Barrett will be
By BETH FOUHYAssociated Press
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - "Tell President Obama: Stop the spending," screams an ad running during the broadcast of NBC's "Today" show in central Virginia. At a break during ABC's "The View," Mitt Romney is praised in a different spot for his "
By NANCY BENACAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney can speak with authority when they complain that their words have been taken out of context. They've not only been victims of the tactic, they've also used it to
By KASIE HUNT and SCOTT BAUERAssociated Press
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) - Mitt Romney sought Monday to capitalize on Republican Gov. Scott Walker's victory in a contentious recall election and predicted that momentum from that race will help him win the state come November and,
By PETER ORSIAssociated Press
HAVANA (AP) - For decades there's been no such thing as a commercial radio or TV spot in Cuba. Ditto for billboards, website banner ads, and newspaper classifieds.
It can be a refreshing change from the global marketing
By JOE MANDAKAssociated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The furries are gathering in Pittsburgh, and they're ready to shed.
No, not clumps of fur. They're looking to dispel what they contend are the mistaken perceptions that their fascination with all things
By JEFF KAROUBAssociated Press
WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) - A second international bridge will span the Detroit River at no cost to Michigan, U.S. and Canadian leaders announced Friday, hailing a project they said will create thousands of jobs and stimulate trade between the nations
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - As Facebook's much-anticipated public stock offering approached, federal regulators wanted to know more about the revenue it gets from mobile devices, its $1 billion deal to buy Instagram and the control CEO Mark