NEW YORK — Not long ago, I made a marble pound cake. Marble pound cake requires making a vanilla batter, adding chocolate to half of it, and then swirling the batters together in a pan. This meant that once my loaf pan was in the oven, I had two bowls and two spoons coated in sweet, egg-y ba…
The Barbie doll was recently featured on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. Now she’s is entangled in controversy again, this time over her ties with the Girl Scouts.
NEW YORK — America’s top doll, Barbie, finds herself in controversy once again, this time over a business partnership between her manufacturer, Mattel, and the Girl Scouts.
LOS ANGELES — Dish Network and Disney have reached a landmark deal that envisions the day when Dish will offer a Netflix-like TV service to people who’d rather stream TV over the Internet than put a satellite receiver on their roof.
The satellite broadcaster will pick up a basket of new channels, including live local broadcasts from ABC TV stations, but it will likely need to reach deals with other programmers to make an Internet-streaming service attractive.
Samsung is banking on you shaping up this spring.
SAN FRANCISCO — SocialRadar is a new mobile application that could become a cool way to find nearby friends and discover other interesting people living or working in the same neighborhood.
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