VOL. 122 | NO. 109 | Wednesday, June 13, 2007
New technology brings credit card to cell phone
As technology evolves, options and features in mobile phones constantly change, whether it's the ability to listen to music or watch television.
At a Memphis City Council committee meeting last week, council members swiftly put the final touches on a package of incentives for two plum economic development projects.
Robert H. Eoff has been chosen to fill the newly created office of vice president of communications, public relations and marketing at the University of Memphis. Previously, Eoff worked for The New York Times Co. as president of the New York Times Broadcast Media Group since 2004. He has been with The New York Times Co. since 1969, when he began working for WREG Channel 3 in Memphis, which was a part of the Broadcast Media Group.
NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Legislature on Tuesday sent Gov. Phil Bredesen a $27.8 billion spending plan that includes a half-cent reduction in the sales tax on food and education improvements funded by a higher cigarette tax.