Racist board games. Wardrobe malfunctions. Oprah-induced chicken riots. The past decade had several memorable corporate PR disasters. The folks at Fineman PR have been chronicling the worst offenders of each year in their annual press releases, “The Top 10 Public Relations Blunders of the Year.” We dug through the last nine and picked our favorite cringe-worthy PR incidents of the decade.
Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google effectively admits that Google archives everything about a user– web searches (google), email and contact lists (gmail), online office documents (google docs), photographs (picasa), text and voice messages (google voice), and even a user’s current location (google maps).
Volatility Index is proved to be a good indicator of short-term market direction. Now, with the stock market confined to a tight, month-long trading range, and with volume drying up as Christmas and New Year's Day approach, it's worth taking another look at this crystal ball.