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Oct 2, 2015

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 Another day, another hack; India's promise to cut carbon emissions; and Bastrop County, Texas, four years after the firestorm.

Segments From this episode

When it comes to hacking, the aim isn't always fraud

Oct 2, 2015
It's to sell your information to others, who want to use it for espionage.

The ultimate climate change challenge: free riders

Oct 2, 2015
It's tempting to set low targets and let other countries pick up the slack.

Opening museum doors for free pays off

Oct 2, 2015
Admission fees don't bring in all that much anyway, so why not get rid of them?

Amazon takes on Google and Apple

Oct 2, 2015
The retailer is giving up a cut of device sales in a plot to rule streaming media.

A Texas county, 4 years after state's worst wildfire

Oct 2, 2015
Bastrop County, in the dry piney woods, not only is rebuilding, it's growing.

Weekly Wrap: Jobs report, uncertainty and Janet Yellen

Oct 2, 2015
Cardiff Garcia and Sabri Ben-Achour join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.

Similar credit scores = true love

Oct 2, 2015
You had me at '850.'

The TPP is still in the works, but not for long

Oct 2, 2015
Negotiations, now in Atlanta, may be in the final hours.

 Another day, another hack; India’s promise to cut carbon emissions; and Bastrop County, Texas, four years after the firestorm.

Music from the episode

Lovely Day Bill Withers
The Riot's Gone Santigold
Surprise Hotel Fool's Gold