Save Your Starbucks!Soon there will be 600 fewer places to get a Frappucino. Slate wants to hear the symptoms of your withdrawal.
UnzippedHigh gas prices threaten the car-sharing model—yet more companies than ever want in on the action.
Jim Cramer Doesn't Want To Poke YouWhy social networks can't mix with investors—unless they're not social.
Hitting "Platypus Bottom"Forget bears and bulls. There's a new animal metaphor on Wall Street.
eBay's Identity Is Going, Going …Online auctions are past their prime. Neither the market leader nor Wall Street knows what that means for the future.
Meet Bear Stearns' ProsecutorA relatively obscure U.S. attorney brings the subprime mortgage saga into a new, criminal phase.
Can Wal-Mart Save Local Newspapers?Craigslist, take note: It takes one monolithic villain to beat another.
Rock the CashbackMicrosoft's new advertising scheme is clever but fatally flawed. Somebody better tell Yahoo.
Don’t Sweat the Dodd-Frank Rollback Congress just gave Wall Street a win. It also opened the door for smarter, better financial reform.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.
The Music Club
The Music Club, 2014 Entry 15: “I like everything” is the new “I only like their early stuff.”
Squash vs. Baseball! Wrestling vs. Golf! Good riddance to the days when sports had to fight each other for Olympic survival.