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Marketplace for Thursday, July 7, 2016
Jul 7, 2016

Marketplace for Thursday, July 7, 2016

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Molly Wood talks to Wall Street Journal Tech Reporter Deepa Seetharaman about the role social media companies play when they host video live stream fatal police shootings; a look at the history of infographics; and the last installment of the Uncertain Hour series on how welfare spending contributed to a shift away from community colleges and into short term degree programs.

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How education changed because of welfare reform

Jul 7, 2016
Time limits fueled the rise of short-term credential programs, like cosmetology.
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Data visualizations have already changed your life

Jul 7, 2016
Infographics have been influencing history since the 1800's.

Facebook and livestreaming tragedies

Jul 7, 2016
How do live video outlets deal with streaming violent images?
A memorial left for Philando Castile following the police shooting death of a black man on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Philando Castile was shot and killed last night, July 6, 2016, by a police officer in Falcon Heights, MN.
Stephen Maturen/Getty Images

Got organic milk? Danone buys into US organic market

Jul 7, 2016
Danone's acquisition of WhiteWave boosts its footprint in the U.S. organic market.
French food product corporation Danone has announced that it has purchased Denver, Colorado based organic foods producer WhiteWave Foods for $10.4 billion. 
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Image of the cafe in Cabin Creek, Colorodo in the 60s. 
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Molly Wood talks to Wall Street Journal Tech Reporter Deepa Seetharaman about the role social media companies play when they host video live stream fatal police shootings; a look at the history of infographics; and the last installment of the Uncertain Hour series on how welfare spending contributed to a shift away from community colleges and into short term degree programs.

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Yet Again Grizzly Bear
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