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Remember the original use of your phone, talking? New technology, HD Voice, makes the voice you hear on your phone crystal clear, but with more and more Americans using phones to text, is this technology too late?
Cities across China are racing to modernize with urban features like high-rise apartments and performing arts centers. Residents on the outskirts are angry that they're driven from their homes and given little reimbursement to aid their move into the city.
President Obama's relationship with big business hasn't always been strong, but he is set to meet with 20 CEOs later this week in a closed-door meeting to discuss the future. John Dimsdale reports on why this partnership is valuable to the nation's economy.
Fewer homeowners are "underwater" these days, meaning they don't owe more on their mortgages than their houses are worth. But that news isn't as good as one might hope. Mitchell Hartman reports.
News came today that anyone who had commented or contributed to a Gawker Media site had their passwords compromised by hackers. Kai Ryssdal talks with Kevin Purdy, a contributing editor from Lifehacker (a Gawker site), about how to best protect yourself online.
Marketplace for Monday, December 13, 2010