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A trans fat ban might just be the icing on the cake

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Jun 15, 2015
The FDA needs to 'nail the coffin shut,' consumer group says.
Posted In: FDA, nutrition, transfats

Virtual reality is star of this year's E3

Gigi Douban | Jun 15, 2015
VR is poised to meet the masses in mobile technology.

Vacation, all I ever wanted ... but I don't take one

Mark Garrison | Jun 15, 2015
The average American leaves five vacation days on the table every year.
Posted In: vacation, vacation days

The island of lost baggage

Tony Wagner and Tobin Low | Jun 15, 2015
Here are the numbers we're watching and reading for Monday.
halt and catch fire

When Texas was the Wild West of tech

Molly Wood and Austin Cross | Jun 12, 2015
Before Silicon Valley was Silicon Valley, it was all about Silicon Prairie.

How data breaches are like the flu

Adriene Hill | Jun 12, 2015
Companies have decided that cyber crime is a fact of life.

Cuba Libre

Sabri Ben-Achour and Tim Fernholz | Jun 12, 2015
Quartz and Marketplace look at how the Cuban economy has changed in the last few years.
Posted In: change, cuba, Economy
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing last November.

Weekly Wrap: Trans-Pacific Partnership and jobs report

Molly Wood | Jun 12, 2015
Nela Richardson and Cardiff Garcia join Molly Wood to recap the week in business and finance.
Participants work at their their laptops at a computer hackers' congress.

Paul Ford on ‘What Is Code?’ and why we should care

Ben Johnson | Jun 12, 2015
Most users don't know about programming. Ford wants to fix that.
Posted In: coding, computers, software

New tool against terrorism: a spare transformer

Scott Tong | Jun 12, 2015
An act of sabotage has the industry thinking about protection now.