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Eating out? Leave a big tip

| May 20, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Whisk offers a different model for getting around town

| May 21, 2014
App users can watch their ride fare in real time on their phone.
Posted In: taxi, Uber, Whisk

If I tweet at you, will you come?

| May 21, 2014
"Audience development" and an existential question about the future of journalism.

How much help do rural schools in your state need?

| May 20, 2014
A new report tracks how states support education in rural districts — and which states need to do more.

A motorcycle design for the history books

| May 20, 2014
Funded by a patronage-type system modeled on, well, history.
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Shocker: No one likes ISPs or cable providers

| May 20, 2014
A recent survey of the telecommunications industry by the ACSI shows low scores.

Putting public radio on the map

| May 29, 2014
Early stations gave on-air instruction to students in public schools.

Your coffee cup probably isn't recyclable… yet

| May 21, 2014
Big names like McDonald's and Jamba Juice have tossed polystyrene cups.

Gazprom goes to China, Russia's economy rejoices

| May 21, 2014
Russia and China strike a natural gas deal that assures Gazprom a very big market.
Posted In: gas, gazprom, Russia

What to do when your refrigerator starts advertising

| May 21, 2014
Google may be planning to put ads in unusual places, like thermostats and watches.