Business News Archive - October 16, 2010


Apple Inc. should be set to confirm next week that fourth-quarter earnings have been a success for its six-month-old iPad tablet computer and popular iPhone smartphone.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.