The investment round positions LinkedIn to better fend
off competition from Facebook, formerly the exclusive domain of college
students, which has successfully added older users to its estimated 115 million
members. The funding could delay
a rumored initial public offering.
Michelle Obama refines
her message to emphasize her middle-class roots for the general election
The marketing world is warming
to the use of edgy characters, such as Stewie from Family Guy, to promote family friendly products.
The American Red Cross and Johnson & Johnson settle
their longstanding legal battle over the nonprofit relief group's trademark.
The airline industry meets at the Air Transport World Eco-Aviation Conference to discuss the best ways to go green.