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PODCAST: SEC 'likes' Facebook, Bitcoin's a currency rook

Apr 3, 2013
The SEC gives a thumbs up to social media, Bitcoin continues to spike in the wake of the crisis in Cyprus, and Monsanto targets Latin American agriculture.

PODCAST: Carmakers kick it up, H1-B visa snapped up

Apr 2, 2013
Carmakers kick it into high gear in March. The sequester hits, but unevenly. And H1-B visa are a hot ticket item this week.

PODCAST: Roller coaster give away, Novartis drug dismay

Apr 1, 2013
The resilient American consumer takes February. India's Supreme Court rejects a Novartis drug patent. And can you donate a roller coaster to charity?

PODCAST: Downdraft tower, 'Today' show power

Mar 29, 2013
Turmoil at 'Today' show could spell big trouble for NBC. America's tallest structure could generate clean energy.

PODCAST: Is BlackBerry back? A euro crack?

Mar 28, 2013
BlackBerry is back in the black. Banks in Cyprus re-open today to long lines and eager customers. And President Obama meets with leaders of four African countries.

PODCAST: Golden Gate goes digital, Rhode Island's cynical

Mar 27, 2013
Electronic tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge. Three reasons why Rhode Island's economy is down. And will Boeing or Airbus come out on top in the US Airways-American merger?

PODCAST: Home prices rise, safety net flies

Mar 26, 2013
Home prices rise, but can they boost the job market? Pro-gay marriage PAC's lure moderate Republicans. And one woman tells us what her safety net looks like.

PODCAST: Cyprus strikes a deal, Medicine without the pill

Mar 25, 2013
Cyprus strikes a deal, but who are the winners and the losers? And a new drug aims to help recovering addicts six months at a time.

PODCAST: Dude, what's in a Dell?

Mar 22, 2013
Drillers and environmental organizations try to set fracking standards together. As Dell looks to go private, what is the company worth? And, the latest on Cyprus.

PODCAST: Sim City blues, Youtube 'Woo's!'

Mar 21, 2013
The pressure mounts on Cyprus, Youtube hits a billion monthly users, and why a Sim City debacle cost a CEO his job.


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