Jul 16, 2019

Big Tech’s big day on Capitol Hill

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Plus: Why Nestlé's launching a premium Kit-Kat and the numbers behind the new camping economy.

Segments From this episode

A mochi maker faces Brexit

Jul 16, 2019
How a love of mochi turned into a sweet business.
Little Moons mochi ice cream in London.
Courtesy of Nick Horowitz and Little Moons

Screen-free parenting coaches are cropping up around the country

Can't figure out a way to occupy your child that isn't device-based? There's a consultant for that.
Children's screen use often worries parents.
Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Camping is more popular than ever, thanks to ... millennials

Jul 16, 2019
Megan Barber of Curbed says there are more people camping than ever thanks to a younger, more diverse generation of outdoor enthusiasts.
Sequoias under a starry sky in Yosemite National Park, California, a popular camping destination.
David McNew/AFP/Getty Images

Retail sales up, retail stores down

Jul 16, 2019
Gains by online merchants often come at the expense of brick-and-mortar stores.
A "closing sale" sign stands outside one of the last few open stores at the Schuylkill Mall in Frackville, Pennsylvania. The mall closed in 2018.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Music from the episode

Younger - Kygo Remix Seinabo Sey, Kygo
All Of Your Love (feat. Kotomi) Germany Germany, Kotomi
Lord of the Fries Polyrhythmics
Rasputin Boney M.

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Bridget Bodnar Producer
Daisy Palacios Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Associate Producer

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