The Winter Olympics beat the US audience ratings of TV's most popular show, American Idol – a feat no other TV show has done in six years. That popularity extends worldwide with a record 82 countries participating, including newcomers from Pakistan to Peru.
Oprah Winfrey announced this week that she will discontinue 'The Oprah Winfrey Show' in 2011. Her timing is impeccable. Daytime TV is on a steep decline.
Following in the footsteps of Amazon.com Inc.’s Kindle, another e-book reader is set to get a wireless connection from a cellular carrier, letting it access books anywhere there’s a signal.
The best prepared are finding jobs, but others are having to consider internships or living at home.
The slow economy has sustained a trend to home-cooked comfort food.
Television, the long-dominant medium, becomes just one of many video outlets.
New user-driven video sites add sophistication as they target select audiences.