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Will Gold iPhone Be the Midas Touch for Apple?August 19, 2013
The air is beginning to crisp, the sun is fading a little earlier, and summer is winding into autumn. Which, if you pay any attention to tech blogs, means the meat grinder responsible for your yearly...
The Gender Wage Gap Isn’t Just for Grown-Ups August 16, 2013
File this under too cruel for school. New data from the Australian bank Westpac has shed a glaring light on pint-sized wage inequality.The bank found that not only do young boys earn a higher...
Mike Bloomberg's Latest Target: E-CigarettesAugust 12, 2013
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is so concerned with public health, he doesn't want people to even feign smoking anymore. The mayor who banned trans fats and tried to kill large sugary...
It's becoming something of a tradition that presidents and presidential candidates go on late-night TV in election years to reach voters who don't obsessively watch cable news or read Politico. But...
Why Economic Insecurity Hits 80 Percent of AmericansJuly 29, 2013
President Obama's recent "pivot" back to the economy, kicked off by a speech at last week at Knox College in Illinois, comes at a time when many Americans are still struggling financially. How bad...
The Amazing Problem Shared by Detroit and BrazilJuly 25, 2013
Despite nascent bankruptcy proceedings, Detroit is moving ahead with a plan to build the Red Wings a new arena backed by hundreds of millions of dollars in public financing. The Michigan Strategic...