Beyond air conditioning: savvy ways to keep your home cool

...less of it."And it's better to shade the outside of the window than the inside," said Abigail Daken, cooling products manager for Washington, D.C.-based Energy Star, an Environmental Protection Agency program that helps businesses...

Need a reason to pay by phone? Apple, Google add new features

...Balance Rewards program will be able to use their loyalty points with Apple Pay, said Ben Weiss, Walgreens mobile products manager. J.C. Penney also is betting iPhone users will want to use their store-label credit cards.Google, which had...

Google's safe browsing system targets 'unwanted software'

...shysters are increasingly creating unwanted software in an attempt to hoodwink people, said Stephan Somogyi, Google's product manager of safe browsing."The folks trying to make a buck off people are having to come up with new stuff and that puts...

YouTube Kids app criticized as deceiving

...the YouTube Kids app are narrowed down to content appropriate for kids," wrote Shimrit Ben-Yair, the app's product manager, in a February blog post.According to the consumer groups' letter, the videos mingle commercial and entertainment...

Jane Markwalter Nicholson - Adam Steven Kuhlenbeck

...earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Markerting and Finance. Adam is employed by Covidien as an Associate Product Manager. Given in marriage by her father, Jane chose her sister Mrs. Katherine Nicholson Wynn of Augusta, GA to serve...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Sounds at Riverwalk will be from Yonder Mountain

...growing up thought I could make a living playing music."Aijala grew up in Sterling, Mass., with his dad being a product manager for the Norton Company in Worcester that made sandpaper and grinding tools."I worked one summer in a kiln oven at...

Kohler introduces new odor-eliminating toilet seat

...battery-operated seat sucks in air and pushes it through an odor-eating carbon filter, followed by an optional scent pack. Product manager Jerry Bougher said the idea is to attack smells "where the action is."The $90 seat is one of many high-tech...

Tax filing apps gain popularity

...season. The app had already registered more than 100,000 downloads since early 2014, said the company's senior product manager, Chris Jackman.The IRS also jumped on the mobile movement with the IRS2GO app, created in 2011 and recently updated...

Jane Markwalter Nicholson - Adam Steven Kuhlenbeck

...earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance. Adam is employed by Covidien as an Associate Product Manager. Nicholson - Kuhlenbeck Miss. Nicholson and Mr. Kuhlenbeck

2 golf car makers are building on successes

...and comfort. It delivers the most front and rear legroom of any four-passenger vehicle in its class," said the product manager, David Woodward. It can go 15 mph, or there's a 19 mph upgrade. The stretch gives 35 additional inches of leg...