Apple Inc.’s stunning new Campus 2 in Cupertino, California, will be one of Steve Jobs’ lasting legacies when completed in 2015. For better or worse, he was thinking differently to the end, striving for geographic self- sufficiency even as many other high-technology enterprises across the country were starting to return to city life. Will this approach, and the complex that embodies it, renew Apple’s culture of excellence or retard it?
As a Francis Bacon triptych sold for $142.4 million at a New York auction last night, the city popped with fundraising, retail excursions, Harvey Weinstein film showcases, and a heavyweight boxer in the ring at the New York Public Library.
Bernard Madoff’s account statements were full of discrepancies that could be found by comparing the purported trades to published data, a forensic accountant told jurors in the trial of five of the con man’s former employees.
After a group of protesters denounced Carlos Slim and marched out of the room playing Darth Vader’s theme song on kazoos, a companion of the Mexican billionaire smiled at him and said, “Welcome to New York.”
Bloomberg's Dominic Chu reports on the 2012 Manhattan Cocktail Classic held at the New York Public Library to spur interest in high-end cocktails. He spoke Tuesday on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Rewind." (Source: Bloomberg)