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How a humble stray dog helped launch Instagram

Feb 19, 2015
Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom on his company's short history and bright future.
Posted In: instagram, photography, startup

Without casting directors, there are no "Best Actors"

Feb 19, 2015
Casting directors shape films by giving them their stars
Posted In: The Academy Awards, The Oscars, film
A raise in wages incur costs to Walmart shareholders.

Wal-Mart's wage increase isn't only for good PR

Feb 19, 2015
Higher wages means rising costs. How will shareholders react to this new paradigm?
Posted In: Walmart, shareholders, minimum wage, pay
Wal-Mart announced it will increase wages to $10 an hour by this time next year.

Employees take on the Wal-Mart wage increase

Feb 19, 2015
Wal-Mart announced a mass raise today to some 500,000 employees.
Posted In: Walmart, minimum wage, employees
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Walmart's way to growth

Feb 19, 2015
Walmart is the world's largest retailer, but what are its paths to growth?
Posted In: Retail, Walmart, growth
Latest investors value the teen-fad social media company Snapchat at $19 billion.

Here's why Snapchat has doubled in value

Feb 18, 2015
The app's value went from $10 billion to $19 billion in a year. What changed?
Posted In: Snapchat, investors, social media

The logistical mind behind "Boyhood's" 12-year shoot

Feb 18, 2015
Meet Vince Palmo, the unsung hero of the Oscar-nominated film.
Posted In: Boyhood, Richard Linklater, academy awards
A college in Texas is revamping itself as a place where student can work their way through four years and reduce their tuition.

Colleges Put Students To Work

Feb 18, 2015
A Texas College that is revamping itself to be staffed by students.
Posted In: college, student loan, college tuition, texas
US Postal Service letter carrier walks back to his truck after delivering a package in San Lorenzo, California.

Postal Service wants a redesigned mail truck

Feb 18, 2015
The boxy trucks we see every day are headed for retirement.
Posted In: U.S. Postal Service, trucks, mail

The blueprint for Oscar winners

Feb 17, 2015
Alex Hillkurtz's storyboards have shaped movies like "Argo" and "Unbroken."
Posted In: Oscars, Angelina Jolie, film industry

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