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.
Posted In: e3, video games, virtual reality
At the E3 video game convention, a reporter seeks a mind-expanding experience.
Posted In: green jobs, environmental marketing claims, batteries
A group founded by angel investors seeks efficiency in developing new batteries.
Posted In: energy, Oil, Iraq
Iraq's oil production was booming before a pipeline to Turkey was bombed.
Posted In: green jobs, job training, CALCTP
Ambitious goals for energy conservation are turning blue collar jobs "green"
Posted In: Restoration Hardware, catalogs
It's either a catalog, a megalog, or a brick.
Posted In: ACA, Latino community, health insurance, Sylvia Burwell
A look at the importance of the Affordable Care Act's outreach to Latinos.
Posted In: conde nast, magazines, Education, publishing, News
Conde Nast is working with universities to create accredited certificate programs.
Posted In: mortage, housing crisis
HELOCs, a form of second mortgage, are waking up from hibernation. And they're hungry.
Posted In: Google, driverless cars
With Google's new self-guided car, will people even need to know how to drive?
Posted In: Ragu, Food, tomato sauce
Ragu was heavily advertised in the '60s, bringing red sauce to Americans at large.