Businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission. For most people, the game Sunday between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks is the Super Bowl.

Apple can afford to give every American $556 Video

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and sent the stock climbing more than 7 percent on Wednesday.

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Watch as passengers in this Tesla electric vehicle react to experiencing "insane mode" for the first time!

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Tyler Business to Business Expo free to the public this afternoon

The Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce’s B2B (Business to Business) Expo is underway at Harvey Convention Center. Vendors have been setting up their booths all morning for the free expo, set for 1-5 p.m. About 90 area businesses and organizations…

29 January 2015 [11:40 AM]
Business Notes 1-26

LEADERSHIP Cindy Baker Rudd, national director for coaching and owner of multiple child care learning centers, was selected to be a member of the Leadership Texas Class of 2015. It was launched in 1983 as the first statewide program for…

25 January 2015 [10:19 PM]
Take the time to look at your credit report

Credit card bills from our holiday shopping trips have started arriving in the mail. If you’re like many consumers, you’ll spend the next couple of months paying down holiday debt. BBB reminds consumers to check your credit report at least…

24 January 2015 [11:44 PM]
B2B business expo slated for Thursday

The Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Business Expo is getting a new name and look this year. Now called the B2B (Business to Business) Expo, seminars and a luncheon have been added to the event set for Thursday. And…

24 January 2015 [10:34 PM]
Local BBB to honor charter members, present excellence awards

The Better Business Bureau Serving Central East Texas is celebrating its 30th anniversary and plans to recognize the 97 businesses that became charter members to help get the organization started at its annual luncheon on Wednesday. Also at the event,…

23 January 2015 [12:32 PM]
Homebuilding professionals honored at event

Longtime professionals in the homebuilding industry were honored for their work Tuesday by the Tyler Area Builders Association. Ed Thompson, 52, developer…

20 January 2015 [11:09 AM]
Industry news from across East Texas

DIRECTOR Leadership Tyler selected Smittee Root as its new executive director. Ms. Root, a member of LT class 21, had been serving as the president of the board of directors for the organization. She has a bachelor’s degree in marketing…

18 January 2015 [11:28 PM]
YMCA of Tyler CEO featured on this week's Tyler Chamber show

Jeremy Bumgardner, president and chief executive officer of the YMCA of Tyler, was interviewed on this week’s Tyler Chamber Radio show. The YMCA’s mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body…

18 January 2015 [11:20 PM]