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PODCAST: Facebook targets India

David Gura | Sep 2, 2014
Economic growth for the fall, Eric Cantor's new gig, and Facebook's ads in India.

Has the rise of the e-reader changed how we read?

David Gura and Ben Johnson | Sep 2, 2014
How e-readers are both helping and hurting our ability to read and comprehend.
Posted In: e-readers

How Facebook helps advertisers target ads in India

Sam Harnett | Sep 2, 2014
Facebook is giving advertisers cell reception data to serve ads more efficiently.
Posted In: ads, Facebook, India

The benefits of developing an Ebola vaccine

Jim Burress | Sep 2, 2014
While the market for an Ebola vaccine is small, the payoff of production is big.
Posted In: Africa, Ebola, Health, vaccine

Can tablets really help kids learn to read?

Ben Johnson | Sep 1, 2014
Author and parent Jason Boog talks about his book, "Born Reading."

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's dark lost chapter

Lizzie O'Leary | Sep 1, 2014
Deemed too wild and subversive for its time, the unprinted chapter has resurfaced.
Posted In: Books, publishing

The story of a 1957 Chevy

Lizzie O'Leary | Sep 1, 2014
Lizzie O'Leary talks to Earl Swift about his book "Auto Biography."
Posted In: cars, chevrolet

Wage growth in the U.S. is stuck in the '70s

Krissy Clark | Sep 1, 2014
Most American workers have seen little to no growth in wages since the '70s.
Posted In: pay, salary, wages

Thriving and surviving at the Fringe Festival

Bill Lancz | Sep 1, 2014
The world's biggest arts festival keeps getting bigger, but not everyone profits.

Will Apple's next offering be "insanely great"?

Queena Kim | Sep 1, 2014
Apple is expected to announce an iWallet, but what happens if they don't deliver?