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Malls are dead, long live the mall

Kai Ryssdal | Apr 17, 2014
Rick Caruso of The Grove says shopping centers are in the entertainment business.

What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

Kai Ryssdal | Apr 17, 2014
Is it the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe and everything?
Posted In: Caruso, The Grove, trolleys

Pepsi's profits up! But not because of soda

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Apr 17, 2014
With soda profits flat, PepsiCo finds profit in chips.
Posted In: Pepsi

Clarissa explained it all ... now she's 38

Millie Jefferson | Apr 17, 2014
The Marketplace Datebook for Friday, April 18, 2014

The dream office of the future: No email!

Queena Kim | Apr 17, 2014
Some forward-thinking companies are re-imagining how workers use technology.
Posted In: cubicles, office

PODCAST: International business and Ukraine

David Brancaccio | Apr 17, 2014
Diplomats from Ukraine, Russia, the U.S. and the EU are in Geneva
Posted In: ukraine

When a company gives 'guidance': An explainer

Paddy Hirsch | Apr 17, 2014
Google's profit dropped 11 percent and the company's stock jumped. How does that work?

How "public" is Weibo?

Jim Burress | Apr 17, 2014
Weibo goes public on Nasdaq as concerns over censorship remain.
Posted In: censorship, China, Weibo

A bill of health for insurance companies

Dan Weissmann | Apr 17, 2014
The ACA brought new customers and revenue. Profits are a maybe.
Posted In: ACA, Obamacare

Blind spot: VC and minority business

Mark Garrison | Apr 17, 2014
VCs are more likely to invest if executives are the ethnicity of investors.
Posted In: VC, venture



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What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

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