Has Bill Ackman Jumped the Shark in Retail?

Aug. 13 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg senior markets correspondent Julie Hyman runs down the retail losses accumulated by activist investor Bill Ackman on Borders, J.C. Penney and Target as he resigns from J.C. Penney's board, but remains the company's largest shareholder. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Tech's Most Awkward Celebrity Product Launches
26:26 - Gadget makers often lean heavily on celebrity endorsements to hawk products, and Microsoft has traditionally been one of the most egregious. But for the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has made a conscious decision not to drop money on a big name for an uncomfortable on-stage cameo. Bloomberg takes a look back at some of the most entertaining examples of when celebrities were liabilities. (Video by Sam Thonis) (Source: Bloomberg)
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