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The numbers for October 7, 2014

Oct 7, 2014
IMF, LED, CDC and IBM: All the acronyms we're reading about Tuesday.
Posted In: Ebola, IMF, IBM, LED

The numbers for October 6, 2014

Oct 6, 2014
HP, bitcoin and more numbers we're watching today.
Posted In: hong kong, mobile payments, bitcoin, Showtime

The numbers for September 18, 2014

Sep 18, 2014
Scotland, India and Apple: Here's what we're reading Thursday morning.
Posted In: Scotland, sexual assault, apple, India

The numbers for September 15, 2014

Sep 15, 2014
GM, student data, and beer: Here's what we're keeping an eye on Monday.
Posted In: GM, education technology, beer

The numbers for September 12, 2014

Sep 12, 2014
The Pistorius trial, Ebola and HBO: Here's what we're keeping an eye on Friday.
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Breaking down the fees and taxes in a plane ticket

Jul 21, 2014
We explain the math behind your airline ticket as TSA security fees increase.
Posted In: airline fees, airplane, Travel, TSA

'Seinfeld' by the numbers

Jul 9, 2014
The "Show About Nothing" put quite a bit of something into its creators' pockets.
Posted In: Seinfeld, television, syndication

GM recalls 8.4 million more vehicles

Jun 30, 2014
And it'll cost the automaker another $1.2 billion.
Posted In: GM, General Motors, car recalls

Atop the Iron Throne of pirated TV

Jun 27, 2014
Soccer, Westeros, meth.
Posted In: piracy, streaming tv, World Cup

The numbers behind the Export-Import bank

Jun 24, 2014
The Export-Import Bank has been in the news this week. But what exactly is it?
Posted In: Kevin McCarthy, Ex-Im Bank

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A simple list of ways to avoid a Sochi spoiler

Feb 9, 2014
A cheat sheet of techniques, apps, and schedules to help you live the spoiler alert lifestyle
Posted In: Sochi, Olympics, spoiler alert

The 9 weirdest cities that have hosted the Olympics (and why!)

Feb 6, 2014
Surprised that the Olympics are in a Russian city you've never heard of?
Posted In: Olympics, Sochi
 

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What Were You Thinking - It's the Marketplace Money series that looks at why we do what we do with our money. Why we make all kinds of money decisions that seem to go against our best interest. Whether it's paying more for a product because you assume a higher price makes it better or letting a gift card linger in your wallet because you don't want to waste it.

 
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