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Putting online testing to the test

Adriene Hill and Ben Johnson | Jul 7, 2014
Schools are preparing for standardized tests on computers. Not everyone is ready

Charge your phone, or you can't fly with it

Mark Garrison | Jul 7, 2014
One man's security hassle is another's business opportunity.
Posted In: airports, TSA

Congress could hit dead end with highway funding

Conrad Wilson | Jul 7, 2014
The Highway Trust Fund could be slashed in August, unless Congress acts soon.
Posted In: highways, Transportation

Walmart to highlight women-owned businesses

Dan Bobkoff | Jul 7, 2014
Will a special logo for women-owned businesses combat or perpetuate stereotypes?

PODCAST: Walmart and women

David Brancaccio | Jul 7, 2014
Transportation funding runs out of gas, women-owned businesses at Walmart, and a phone app as art.
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Allan Sloan is angry about the flight of corporations

David Brancaccio | Jul 7, 2014
When Bank of America moved to North Carolina, people said it's business. But is it?

When is an app art?

Tracey Samuelson | Jul 7, 2014
New York's Museum of Modern Art is embracing technology as an artistic medium.
Posted In: art, Bjork

The gender divide for online learning

Dan Abendschein | Jul 6, 2014
Boys and girls use tech differently to study, according to a recent survey.
Posted In: Curveball

July 4th is a big beer holiday

Mitchell Hartman | Jul 4, 2014
Beer sales have been flagging for the big breweries, although craft beers are soaring.

Teacher tenure under fire

David Gura | Jul 4, 2014
There's a new challenge to teacher tenure laws in New York.
Posted In: teachers, tenure