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PODCAST: Smartphone killed the navigation star, is that how that song goes?

Jul 31, 2013
The smartphone killed the camera. Is the GPS unit next? Senator Angus King of Maine tells us why wants to make banking boring again. And the latest GDP numbers.

PODCAST: Mayor Bloomberg to New Yorkers: Take a hike!

Jul 30, 2013
Are Apple's critics accurate? New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg advocates for stairs. And what to expect from this week's GDP revision.

PODCAST: Cost-benefit, monster ad outfit

Jul 29, 2013
Omnicom and Publicis go big to go small, digitally. Want better government? Try cost-benefit analysis. And are the Federal Reserve's monetary policies putting the country at risk for inflation?

PODCAST: The fine Halliburton can probably survive

Jul 26, 2013
Halliburton admits to destroying oil spill evidence. Second Avenue subway construction undermines NYC small businesses. And what's up with the sell-off of municipal bonds?

PODCAST: All Ford, all style?

Jul 25, 2013
Facebook says it's got a handle on mobile ads. CBS and Time Warner duke it out. And Ford is back in style.

PODCAST: Boeing's biz, online course wiz

Jul 24, 2013
Boeing's other businesses, besides commercial airliners. And online courses fail the mid-term at San Jose State, but what about the final?

PODCAST: Does Apple need an orange?

Jul 23, 2013
Apple reports its earnings. How to break away from the consensus when buying stocks. And in Nebraska, some farmers and ranchers fear the Keystone XL Pipeline could damage land and water.

PODCAST: Obama's economic hyperdrive

Jul 22, 2013
Obama's economic offensive. What is the Hyperloop? And, when it comes to per capita income level, which country is most like China?

PODCAST: Detroit bankruptcy either a disease or cure

Jul 19, 2013
Vanderbilt's football team fights to put fans in the stands. A small business owner in Detroit shares his reaction to the city's bankruptcy.

PODCAST: Tech earnings, ad dollars, and human capital

Jul 18, 2013
So goes tech earnings, so goes the economy? The state of job training around the world. And as the advertising industry embraces the Internet, it still depends on an older technology to deliver results.

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The Mid-Day Update is a five-day-a-week podcast from the Marketplace Morning Report hosted by David Brancaccio that wraps up the morning news in a fun little package. Listen here every day at 10 a.m. PT or download it to your iPod by subscribing to the Morning Report Podcast.