Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, March 6, 2014

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A look at the efforts on both sides of the Ukraine/Russia spat to cripple infrastructure and cause economic difficulty. Plus, there are millions and millions of Americans who don’t have enough credit history to generate a credit score. So what happens when someone wants to check their creditworthiness? We'll also quiz a first time homebuyer who’s been studying up on tax breaks offered to those looking to purchase a house. Also, we'll check in with Micahel Dell, CEO of Dell, whose buyout of his namesake company has been called one of the nastiest tech takeovers in history. 

Getty Images gives the web 35 million pictures as a free sample

The stock-photo giant switches from suing bloggers for borrowing images... to encouraging them.
Posted In: Getty images, photography, stock images, copyright

PODCAST: Dell CEO Michael Dell

Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand. And getting ready for the next unemployment report.
Posted In: Dell, Unemployment, sxsw

Conflict in Ukraine goes online

A look at the efforts on either side – and possible third parties - in the Ukraine/Russia spat to cripple infrastructure and cause economic difficulty.
Posted In: ukraine

By 2020, there will be 10 web-connected devices per human

Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand.
Posted In: Dell, cloud computing, mobile devices, Internet, wireless

Surprise! Data pulled from the Internet is faulty

Some big data companies are offering faulty consumer credit reports.
Posted In: big data, credit

Looking for tax breaks in all the wrong places

Hey homeowners: Here are some tax tips you may not know about.
Posted In: homeowners, tax breaks, IRS

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