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Oil Production

How big is Iraq's oil industry now?

Jun 10, 2014
Iraq's oil production was booming before a pipeline to Turkey was bombed.
Posted In: energy, Oil, Iraq
California Chrome

How much is California Chrome worth?

Jun 6, 2014
Even if he wins horse racing's Triple Crown, the horse may not fetch top dollar.
Posted In: California Chrome
US Dollars

What a billion dollars buys you this week

May 30, 2014
There have been a lot of billion dollar deals in the past couple days.
Posted In: billionaires, billion

The fight for Hillshire, as measured in hot dogs

May 29, 2014
How many chickens and hot dogs can one buy with $6.1 billion?
Posted In: Hillshire Farm, meat

10 facts about Bitcoin (before it gets boring)

May 29, 2014
You can now pay your Dish Network TV bill with Bitcoin, so...
Posted In: bitcoin, directv

Apple confirms it will buy Beats for $3 billion

May 28, 2014
$3 billion is a lot of headphones. But how many, you ask?
Posted In: Beats by Dre, apple
Happy Meal mascot

Meet Happy! The unsettling new Happy Meal mascot

May 20, 2014
McDonald's new Happy Meal mascot: marketing fail or counter-intuitive genius?
Posted In: McDonald's, Happy Meal, marketing

Cats, video games, funerals: All with video on demand

May 19, 2014
Google is in talks to buy Twitch, a live video game streaming service.
Posted In: video streaming

Five big stores that are moving online

May 16, 2014
Brick-and-mortar retailers are eyeing the growing online market.
Posted In: online retail

Congratulations, you're pregnant! Now buy stuff

May 15, 2014
Shutterfly's email list reveals the industry of marketing to expectant parents.
Posted In: pregnancy, marketing

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