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Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants holds the MVP trophy following a victory over the Kansas City Royals in Game Seven of the 2014 World Series in Kansas City, Missouri.

The World Series MVP got a recently recalled truck

Oct 30, 2014
Sometimes even when you win, you lose.
Posted In: Chevy, World Series, mvp, car recalls
Tim Cook at an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, Calif.

Tim Cook and the diversity problem in the C-suite

Oct 30, 2014
"I'm proud to be gay" - Apple CEO Tim Cook writes. But where's the diversity in the C-suite?
Posted In: C-suite, diversity, workforce, workplace diversity, social progress
Xiaomi CEO Leijun speaks at the launch of the new Xiaomi smartphone and Xiaomi Tv in Beijing.

The biggest smartphone maker you've never heard of

Oct 30, 2014
Xiaomi is outselling Samsung and Apple in China.
Posted In: Xiaomi, smartphone, China, consumer electronics, Southeast Asia
Neiman Marcus CEO, Karen Katz.

Neiman Marcus' CEO on adapting to new consumer habits

Oct 30, 2014
A look at how Neiman Marcus is bringing a century-old company into the digital age.
Posted In: corner office, women CEOs, neiman marcus

The numbers for October 30, 2014

Oct 30, 2014
Five years after the Bold, Blackberry is going "Classic." Let's do the numbers.
Posted In: GDP, Blackberry, LGBT, apple, lobbying

TV: Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated

Oct 29, 2014
When it comes to political advertising, all that money needs to find a home.
Posted In: 2014 elections, election spending
Co-founder and CEO of Kickstarter Yancey Strickler speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 in May in New York City.

Kickstarter: Bringing an idea to life

Oct 29, 2014
Kai Ryssdal talks to Kickstarter CEO Yancey Strickler in New York.
Remember when 1 billion people watched Gangnam Style?

How big is a billion users?

Oct 29, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg says it's the benchmark for turning Facebook's products into meaningful businesses.
Posted In: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, 1 billion, billion, WhatsApp, instagram

Rocket explosion puts focus on private sector's role in space

Oct 29, 2014
Companies like Orbital Sciences and SpaceX ferry cargo to the International Space Station for NASA. Many are wondering about the scale of this business.
Posted In: international space station, NASA, spacex, orbital sciences, space shuttle
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