Herald Business Journal

Facial recognition is the new hot tech topic in China.

The police and security state have been the most enthusiastic about embracing this new technology.

  • Jan 9, 2018

Autos overshadow the small gadgets at CES tech show in Vegas

CES is a chance for carmakers to display their wilder and far-out ideas.

  • Jan 8, 2018

Trump takes victory lap on taxes with rural Americans

He called it a victory for family farmers and pitched his vision to expand access to broadband internet.

  • Jan 8, 2018

Apple investors urge action to curb child gadget addiction

Studies show negative effects of smartphones and social media on children’s mental and physical health.

  • Jan 8, 2018

GoPro expects revenue slump, slashes workforce

It is cutting its workforce by more than 20 percent to fewer than 1,000 employees.

  • Jan 8, 2018

Spokane Tribe’s new casino opens Monday evening

The $40 million casino is in Airway Heights. The tribe first proposed it in 2006.

  • Jan 8, 2018

Two decades of creating leaders — and a better place to live

Leadership Snohomish County has trained 600 people for roles in the community and business.

US ends strong year with a gain of 148,000 jobs in December

The unemployment rate for blacks is at the lowest level since 1972.

  • Jan 5, 2018

Blaine’s border leads the way in trade, travel activity

Passenger vehicle activity increased 15.9 percent between 2010 and 2016.

  • Jan 5, 2018

First Financial NW Bank gives $1,000 bonuses after tax cut

The bank’s CEO said the one-time bonuses are a way to invest even more in employees.

Research shows the value of deliberation in polarized times

Name-calling seems to be something that comes with language, whether we like it or not. A common response by children years ago, before cyber-bullying, was… Continue reading

Trio of celebrity dogs to make appearance at Everett Petco

A trio of celebrity dogs from the Northwest will be at a book-calendar signing from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Petco, 1203 SE… Continue reading

Start out your new year with these money mantras

I’m overly obsessed and stressed about having enough money for retirement.

What you should buy every month of the year during 2018

It’s best to know the ideal time to buy just about anything.

  • Jan 4, 2018

S’Klallam Tribe moves closer to marijuana sales

“Our ultimate goal is to be involved in every aspect of the industry.”

  • Jan 4, 2018

Dow Jones industrials climb above 25,000 for the first time

Big gains include an 87% gain in Boeing, a 69% rise in Caterpillar and a 49% increase in Apple.

  • Jan 4, 2018

Intel, Microsoft deal with widespread computer-chip weakness

Malicious code could find a way to access usually out-of-reach information, such as passwords.

  • Jan 4, 2018

US auto sales fell off in 2017, but they remain strong

It was still the fourth-best sales year in U.S. history, after 2000, 2015 and 2016.

  • Jan 3, 2018

U.S. pares back duties on Canadian lumber in softwood spat

Canada has already launched legal challenges of the duties.

  • Jan 3, 2018

RAND reviews Pentagon purchase protests by Boeing and others

Boeing, Lockheed Martin contested Air Force’s decision to choose Northrop Grumman for B-21 bomber.