Thursday, September 18, 2014
Karl Greenberg, 7 hours ago
  • NBA Signs Up For Audio Alliance With HarmanNYSportsJournalism.com

    Calling it the league's first official partnership in the audio category, the NBA has signed a multi-year deal with Harman International, which will encompass the NBA, WNBA, D-League and USA Basketball, produce NBA player- and team-branded headphones and equipment. It gives Harman a presence at the 2015 All-Star Game in New York and the pre-season NBA Global Games beginning next month. All to be supported by multi-media marketing, promotions and a sweepstakes. Read the whole story...

  • Kroger Tests Pick-up Service In CincinnatiCincinnati Enquirer

    Modeled after Harris Teeter's "click and collect" at 150 stores in the Southeast, Kroger is now tinkering with the service at its Liberty Township store. Customers order groceries via the Internet, then drive up to pick up their order. Kroger bought Harris Teeter for $2.5 billion in January and has been studying the program for months with plans to expand it elsewhere. Read the whole story...

  • Audi Gets Ok To Test Self-Driving CarsChicago Tribune

    Audi is the first automaker to get a permit from the state of California to test self-driving cars on public roads. New state regulations took effect the same day specifically allowing such testing for the first time in California. Others testing self-driving technology include Nissan, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Ford, GM; many expect to have such vehicles on the road by 2020. Read the whole story...

  • Krispy Kreme To Sell Ghostbusters-Themed DoughnutsThe Hollywood Reporter

    Krispy Kreme will sell two Ghostbusters-themed doughnuts in honor of the film's milestone starting Sept. 29 and running through Oct. 31. One doughnut will feature the Ghostbusters logo and a Slimer-inspired splatter of green icing, while the Stay Puft Marshmallow doughnut resembles that villain's face, complete with a sailor hat made of sugar. Both doughnuts contain white cream in the center. Read the whole story...

  • Nike Suspends Contract With PetersonReuters

    Nike says it has suspended its contract with National Football League athlete Adrian Peterson over allegations of child abuse. Said the company in an emailed statement on Wednesday, "Nike in no way condones child abuse or domestic violence of any kind and we have shared our concerns with the NFL." The Minnesota Vikings suspended Peterson from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved, the franchise said on Wednesday. Read the whole story...