Marketplace for Friday, September 6, 2013
Episode Teaser Image:
The Labor Department's jobs report comes out every month -- but it's actually two reports in one. This month, one survey shows the economy adding jobs, and the other shows it losing jobs. How do you make sense of that? next, we're hearing more about how much the National Security Agency can surveil -- will the revelation (at least for much of the public) that data encryption isn’t secure change the way businesses operate? And finally, consumer products companies are offering customers upscale versions of everyday household goods – everything from embossed paper towels to tampons in designer packaging.
Posted In: hacking, hackers, hacktivism, hacktivists
Hackers often infiltrate corporate networks by hacking people, not software, tricking them into giving up passwords.
Posted In: Portland, restaurants
They are called restaurants within restaurants, and they are becoming a popular and more affordable alternative to starting a new restaurant from scratch.
Posted In: consumer products, Procter & Gamble
Consumer products companies are offering customers upscale versions of everyday household goods -- things like embossed paper towels.