Marketplace for April 27, 2011

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Marketplace for April 27, 2011

Bernanke more concerned about sputtering recovery than inflation

In an historic press conference, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke discussed why the recovery is taking so long, why he's not concerned about inflation long term, and when interest rates might increase.
Posted In: The Federal Reserve

Boeing versus the National Labor Relations Board

The NLRB has filed a complaint against Boeing. It could change how companies expand their operations.

Letters: Calvin Coolidge

Going over listeners' responses to past broadcasts. This week: disagreeing on Calvin Coolidge's accomplishments, and how the government responded to the BP oil spill.

Election consultants for hire in Egypt

Free and fair elections in Egypt are a new thing, so candidates -- and voters -- have a lot to learn. And that's where American consultants come in.

Little Brother is watching

New gadgets and applications put sophisticated and powerful intelligence tools into the hands of the average snoop.

Media pay princely sum to cover royal wedding

The cost of covering Will and Kate's big day is enormous. But what about the benefits?

Sony's Playstation waiting game

Delaying the big data breach announcement for a week could cost the company dearly, but it could also save money.

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