The details of the deal are still vague. But if Wal-Mart does acquire Vudu, the company could find itself head to head with Netflix and other video streaming giants.
A spot in the final BCS standings means a post-season bowl game – and buckets of free stuff after a season in which players are told to avoid "free."
When Alabama and Texas players square off in Thursday's BCS championship game, they'll already have pocketed up to $500 in free stuff. But which bowl offered the best swag?
Google's Nexus One, Apple's iPhone, and Blackberry are three huge fish in the smart-phone sea. But there might be room for even more than those three.
A jury on Tuesday convicted Mayor Sheila Dixon of taking $600 worth of gift cards donated to the needy for her personal use. The verdict throws Baltimore politics into disarray.
While Cyber Monday online deals are heating up keyboards nationwide, will Cyber Monday be good for retailers in an increasingly drawn-out sales season?
According to the Web analytics firm Akamai, Cyber Monday traffic has already increased by 43 percent over last year. Analysts credit the Cyber Monday growth in part to some savvy use of Facebook and Twitter.
Black Friday sales were vigorous, retailers report. But shoppers are cautious as the US economy struggles to recover, likely to buy what they need and not just what they want.