Business en A123 battery-maker reports a huge advance in technology US car battery-maker A123 said Tuesday that it had made a huge advance in lithium technology.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Business Tue, 12 Jun 2012 23:04:14 +0000 Alexander Besant 5707687 at Low-cost airlines soar above network competitors, survey says A new survey shows airline popularity is dropping with increasing prices and decreasing services.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Companies Business Wed, 13 Jun 2012 19:31:36 +0000 Alexander Besant 5707821 at Foxconn, Apple-linked manufacturer reports another worker suicide A Foxconn employee commited suicide Wednesday - the first since the company said it was improving work conditions after a spate of similar incidents two years ago.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business China Companies foxconn Business Thu, 14 Jun 2012 16:46:00 +0000 Alexander Besant 5707938 at Microsoft will likely buy social media site Yammer Microsoft may be set to buy social media site Yammer for just over one billion dollars, sources say. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bill Gates Business Companies Business Fri, 15 Jun 2012 18:15:20 +0000 Alexander Besant 5708074 at Facebook acquires facial recognition software Facebook acquired facial recognition technology company on Tuesday.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Business Mon, 18 Jun 2012 23:24:50 +0000 Alexander Besant 5708359 at Enbridge shuts down oil pipeline after spill Enbridge oil spill closes pump station - the second spill this month in the province.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Oil Business Energy Wed, 20 Jun 2012 00:26:10 +0000 Alexander Besant 5708584 at The Bollygarchs: Meet the 15 richest people in India In the past few years a new word has appeared in India to describe the new mega-rich — "Bollygarchs". These Indian business-owners have become a new, distinct class of the international elite. But can they keep hold of their wealth?<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business India economy Business Asia-Pacific Global Economy India Mon, 25 Jun 2012 19:24:00 +0000 Samuel Blackstone, Business Insider 5709350 at Arctic oil drilling to be expanded, says Obama administration The Obama administration signalled Tuesday that it was readying to grant new Arctic drilling rights to Shell.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Energy Oil Business Energy Tue, 26 Jun 2012 23:31:37 +0000 Alexander Besant 5709558 at Apple iTunes to get a major revamp later this year Apple to give iTunes a major overhaul later this year.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Technology Business Technology Thu, 28 Jun 2012 23:34:35 +0000 Alexander Besant 5709951 at US exempts China from Iran oil sanctions for 6 months Secretary of State Hilary Clinton said both China and Singapore, which was also granted a temporary reprieve, had earned the exemption by cutting imports of Iranian crude.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Iran Asia-Pacific China United States Fri, 29 Jun 2012 15:33:37 +0000 Luke Browne 5710022 at Smith & Wesson earning record profits on gun sales Smith & Wesson profits and shares surge as presidential election heats up.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Business Fri, 29 Jun 2012 20:48:16 +0000 Alexander Besant 5710108 at Apple's Siri gets too many search requests wrong, study shows Apple's Siri voice recognition technology gets a "D" for accuracy in searches.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Technology Technology Sat, 30 Jun 2012 18:55:53 +0000 Alexander Besant 5710201 at Rich countries pledge $2.6 billion for family planning in developing countries Developed countries pledge $2.6 billion for poor nations at a London family planning conference Wednesday.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Africa Business Thu, 12 Jul 2012 07:46:25 +0000 Alexander Besant 5711406 at Blackberry maker RIM ordered to pay $147 million in patent lawsuit RIM lawsuit loss hits the company at the worst time.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Business Sat, 14 Jul 2012 22:08:47 +0000 Alexander Besant 5711885 at Incoming Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announces pregnancy Yahoo has hired 37-year-old Google veteran Marissa Mayer as its new CEO — and she's pregnant. Mayer was one of Google's earliest employees and helped create such overwhelmingly popular products as Gmail, Google News and Google Images. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Companies Technology Women Business Technology Tue, 17 Jul 2012 16:22:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5712175 at