September 2008 is a milestone month for U.S. automakers: General Motors and the Ford Model T both turn 100 years old. We wish they had more to celebrate, but in their honor, here's a look at the business of cars.
Alone in a strange city? Combine the benefits of a heart-healthy trip to the fitness center with the intellectual jolt of the guided tour--minus the ESPN2 ticker or the crowd schlep. The customized running tour is coming to a city you're going to.
How many miles are in all your frequent-flier accounts? Even the most obsessive mile accumulators would need to do some serious scrounging to find the answer. Now, a free software application called MilePort puts that info right on your desktop. Enter your account numbers and passwords for the programs you want to track, and MilePort automatically retrieves current balances and the latest account activity every time you open the app as long as you're online.