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Oil wells produce even more water than oil

Mar 3, 2015
Huge amounts of wastewater must be disposed of, much of it in deep wells.
Posted In: barrel of oil, groundwater, gas

Commercial bees, the unsung heroes of the nut business

Mar 2, 2015
Almonds don't just take a lot of water to grow; they take a lot of bees, too
Posted In: bees, almonds, sustainability

Spirit Air: slashing prices at 30,000 feet

Mar 2, 2015
CEO Ben Baldanza talks about his airline's cheaper, stripped-down experience
Posted In: Spirit Airlines, airport, baggage fees

Finding the natural in natural flavors

Mar 2, 2015
Natural flavors come from a substance found in nature, but that's just the start.
Posted In: food and drink, natural, processed foods
Jeep is expanding internationally with plans to open shop and start production in China and India soon.

Jeep eyes international sales

Mar 2, 2015
Fiat-Chrysler is transforming the iconic but American-centric Jeep into an international brand.
Posted In: Jeep, China, India, cars
Cisco CEO John Chambers, one of the many, many CEOs named John.

Among CEOs, women are outnumbered by men named John

Mar 2, 2015
On the S&P, there are four Johns, Roberts Williams or Jameses for every female CEO
Posted In: gender equality, ceo, data

Advertising is built into 'House of Cards'

Mar 2, 2015
Netflix doesn't carry ads, but its original shows have a lot of product placement.
Posted In: netflix, product placement, advertising

What happens at Netflix when House of Cards goes live

Feb 27, 2015
A dispatch from the Netflix war room during last season's launch.
Posted In: house of cards, netflix, television, streaming

Record industry fights piracy with new global release day

Feb 27, 2015
You may not know it, but different countries used to have different release days for new albums.
Posted In: album, Music, piracy

Fraud-resistant credit cards are a long time coming

Feb 27, 2015
Only 1/3 of U.S. credit-card holders have fraud-resistant microchip-enabled cards
Posted In: Credit Cards, data security, consumer

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