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What did the tech CEO say to the worker he wanted to automate?

Krissy Clark | Aug 28, 2013
A labor dispute in the San Francisco area launched a surprising debate about the future of work in the new economy.
Posted In: BART, Transit
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Fifteen percent of American adults are offline

Noel King | Aug 30, 2013
Data released this week by the Pew Center shows that 98 percent of Americans now live in an area with access to broadband internet. Despite that, 15 percent still don't use the internet at all.
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On the waning of American exceptionalism

Kai Ryssdal | Aug 13, 2013
A new book explores 'American exceptionalism' in a historical context.
Posted In: america
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No, your phone doesn't use as much electricity as a refrigerator

Adriene Hill | Aug 23, 2013
Widely reported: your smartphone uses the same amount of electricity as two refrigerators. Why some ideas stick around, true or not.
Posted In: electricity
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How do I love work? Let me count the ways ...

Kai Ryssdal | Aug 21, 2013
Writer Victoria Chang uses poetry to deal with the frustrations of bosses, and coworkers and workplaces.
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BART strike reveals tech, transit worker divide

Krissy Clark | Jul 4, 2013
The strike has laid bare a tricky cultural divide in the Bay Area, between traffic-weary tech workers who drive the local economy, and blue collar transit workers who feel left behind.
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PODCAST: "American Futures" and the power of maps

Kai Ryssdal | Aug 26, 2013
A podcast to launch our new collaboration with the The Atlantic's Jim Fallows, featuring an exclusive interview with the most important CEO you've never heard of: Esri's Jack Dangermond.
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How to use social media for effective customer service

Barbara Bogaev | Aug 9, 2013
Sometimes it pays to use Facebook or Twitter to get effective customer service. Tips on how to get the results you want.
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Corn farmers turn to insecticides again

Joyce Russell | Jul 23, 2013
Farmers are buying more insecticides this season. That’s because one tenacious pest has developed resistance to a genetically modified corn variety.
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CEO of Wikimedia on making a site useful for billions

Kai Ryssdal | Jan 31, 2013
Wikimedia head Sue Gardner talks about growing the popular web collaboration project, Wikipedia.
Posted In: Wikipedia, women

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