Marketplace for Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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Boston Strong started out as a call to support those in Boston, but now some are trying to trademark the phrase. Can you actually do that? And today's show heads to the kitchen. We're talking to author Michael Pollan and a guy who set out to review hundreds of grills. 

From BBQ ribs to pulled pork, which grill to buy?

Grill master Meathead Goldwyn share his tips on charcoal, gas, and how much to spend on a grill.
Posted In: grilling, meat, pork, bbq

Michael Pollan wants you to cook

In his latest book, Michael Pollan emphasizes economic and health benefits of cooking.
Posted In: cooking, Food, Michael Pollan

The Bard as businessman

As Shakespeare fans around the world celebrate his birthday today, academics in his native England say the Bard was as much about avarice as artistry.
Posted In: Shakespeare

FedEx ups its service to go after UPS

FedEx launches more flexible delivery to better cater to customers and nab a bit of UPS's business.
Posted In: UPS, fedex

Can you trademark a rallying cry like 'Boston Strong'?

"Boston Strong" was a phrase that came out of the uprising of goodwill for the city after the Boston Marathon bombings. Now, some are trying to trademark it. Can it be done?
Posted In: boston, boston marathon, trademark

Redefining the archi-TECH-ture of Silicon Valley

It's momument-building time in the land of tech. Apple and Google both have expansive new headquarters on the drawing board.
Posted In: apple, Facebook, architecture, Silicon Valley

Twitter edges closer to TV with advertising deal

Twitter and Starcom, sitting in a tree...bringing more advertising to your newsfeed. More on how the deal brings Twitter ever so closer to television.
Posted In: Twitter, television, starcom, advertising, social media

The companies most popular on expense reports: Delta, Marriott, Starbucks

Which companies show up the most on business expense reports?
Posted In: business, expenses, marriott, starbucks, Delta

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Quicc Beat [Explicit]
Suff Daddy
Get Lucky (Radio Edit)
Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers
Beach House

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