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What it's like to Doodle for Google

David Gura | Aug 25, 2014
Google Doodles have been around since 1998, and the operation has grown.

The story of John Sperling, University of Phoenix founder

David Gura | Aug 25, 2014
Sperling was an intellectual, a socialist, and eventually a billionaire.

Is it time to rename the Common Core?

Jonah Newman | Aug 25, 2014
People like what's in the Common Core much better when it's not called "Common Core."

Want to learn cybersecurity? Head to Def Con.

Queena Kim | Aug 25, 2014
You won't learn how to break into systems at most universities - the skills many companies want.

Sony recovers from cyber-attack

Kate Davidson | Aug 25, 2014
A twitter user both claimed responsibility for the attack and tweeted a bomb scare.
Posted In: playstation, Sony

PODCAST: Nadella's vision for Microsoft

David Brancaccio | Aug 25, 2014
Hacking into Sony, a new Windows, and Fukushima exports rice.

Inversions can hit small investors with a big tax bill

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Aug 25, 2014
When companies move abroad, some shareholders must pay for a big capital gain.
Posted In: corporate inversion, IRS

What will Windows 9 say about Microsoft's new CEO?

David Gura and Tobin Low | Aug 25, 2014
The next version of Windows could reveal a lot about Satya Nadella's vision.

It's still summer, but gas prices haven't spiked

Scott Tong | Aug 25, 2014
Gas prices often rise just in time for summer road trips, but not this year.
Posted In: gas prices

Quiz: Branching out beyond your major

Dan Abendschein | Aug 25, 2014
STEM students learn to mix it up.