Former NFL quarterback Dan Marino will participate in a live Circuit City online forum today at 7 p.m. EDT at www.circuitcity.com/live. The event is part of the retailer's "live the game" fall football campaign.
The Meijer grocery chain is testing a program that allows customers in Grand Rapids, Mich., to order products online for in-store pickup at one store. If the service works well, Meijer could expand it to the entire chain.
Organic Diva provides information about cosmetics, chemicals and health. Founded by a woman who was told to throw out certain lotions and other products because of health concerns, the site also provides a marketplace for products sourced from companies that have signed the Compact for Safe Cosmetics.
Now that MySpace is about to launch its online music service, industry watchers are wondering if Facebook will make a similar move. It's possible that Facebook's recent promotion of music service iLike -- which has been a successful app on Facebook -- is a sign it is moving in that direction.