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Silicon Tally: So many penguins

Adriene Hill and Meg Cramer | Nov 7, 2014
How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?
Posted In: penguin, quiz

A losing battle

Alissa Figueroa | Nov 6, 2014
Veterans say the Army 's system for correcting records is stacked against them.
This anaconda don't want none unless you've got a protective suit covered in pigs blood, hun.

Discovery's new show: Watch a snake eat a guy

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 6, 2014
Scared of snakes? Try being eaten alive by one while you wear a scuba suit.
 Irvina Moody demonstrates a touchscreen at the Microsoft Office 2013 launch event in Bryant Park.

Microsoft makes Office free on mobiles

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Nov 6, 2014
The move marks a shift in strategy for Microsoft.
Posted In: apple, Microsoft, office 365
So many clocks, so little time.

Who shares the growing productivity pie?

Scott Tong | Nov 6, 2014
Productivity is up, but how are employers and workers sharing the gains?
This is what you Facebook newsfeed might look like on your mobile device. Facebook is using the space as a fundraiser for Ebola support.

Facebook will solicit donations to fight Ebola

Dan Gorenstein | Nov 6, 2014
The money will go to three groups working to combat the outbreak in West Africa.

'The Simpsons' and 'Marketplace' are the same age

Kai Ryssdal | Nov 6, 2014
Kai Ryssdal talks to Hank Azaria at Marketplace's New York road show
Posted In: anniversary, simpsons

The numbers for November 6, 2014

Tony Wagner | Nov 6, 2014
A plan is coming together to resuscitate the eurozone. Let's do the numbers.

Colleges put career centers on the map

Amy Scott | Nov 6, 2014
Schools are under pressure to improve what they're doing to prepare grads for jobs

PODCAST: Raising the minimum wage, state by state

David Gura | Nov 6, 2014
Record low interest rates in Europe, raising the minimum wage, and profitable podcasts.