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Prior to working as a staff reporter at Marketplace David freelanced for Marketplace from New Orleans and St. Louis. Prior to that he worked odd jobs in Seattle, Alaska, Mexico and New York.  He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and dog.


Features by David Weinberg

'Greening' construction jobs for energy efficiency

Ambitious goals for energy conservation are turning blue collar jobs "green"
Posted In: green jobs, job training, CALCTP

Why Restoration Hardware sends 15-pound catalogs

It's either a catalog, a megalog, or a brick.
Posted In: Restoration Hardware, catalogs
Sylvia Mathews Burwell

Burwell's highest priority: get more Latinos insured

A look at the importance of the Affordable Care Act's outreach to Latinos.
Posted In: ACA, Latino community, health insurance, Sylvia Burwell

Conde Nast gets into the education business

Conde Nast is working with universities to create accredited certificate programs.
Posted In: conde nast, magazines, Education, publishing, News
San Francisco housing

As home prices recover, banks resume offering HELOCs

HELOCs, a form of second mortgage, are waking up from hibernation. And they're hungry.
Posted In: mortage, housing crisis
Google car

What Google's driverless car actually means

With Google's new self-guided car, will people even need to know how to drive?
Posted In: Google, driverless cars
Ragu pasta sauce

Ragu: the way many of us learned to love 'Italian' food

Ragu was heavily advertised in the '60s, bringing red sauce to Americans at large.
Posted In: Ragu, Food, tomato sauce

A motorcycle design for the history books

Funded by a patronage-type system modeled on, well, history.
Posted In: manufacturing, motorcycles, New Orleans, art
Odd Bike

Two obsessed guys and a radical motorcycle design

In New Orleans, an experiment in funding, manufacturing and art.
Posted In: motorcycles, manufacturing, art
Federal Communications Commission Proposes New Open Internet Rules

At times, Netflix movies make up a third of traffic

As FCC debates net neutrality, remember: Netflix already pays for its bandwidth.
Posted In: net neutrality, fcc, Internet, netflix


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