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Economics

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Cities with Super Bowl teams have higher flu death rates, study says

Football fans in Boulder and Charlotte going to Super Bowl parties this weekend might want to think twice before they double dip in the salsa.

By February 2, 2016

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Zuckerberg's Fwd.us slams Trump's deportation plan as 'absurd'

Technically Incorrect: The political action group supported by Bill Gates, Marissa Mayer and many others in tech focuses on both the morality and economics of sending 11 million people away.

By October 29, 2015

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The stylish, economical LG G3 Vigor (pictures)

Get up-close and personal with LG's latest smartphone.

7 Images By October 30, 2014

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Where did your iPhone 6 come from? An origin story

New infographic by CompareCamp shows the geography and economics involved in getting all those shiny new iPhones to eager hands around the globe.

By September 26, 2014

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Airbnb touts $632 million in economic benefits for New York

Following the home rental startup's dust-up with the state's attorney general office, Airbnb releases a positive economic impact report.

By October 22, 2013

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Kroes: Unify European telecom market for big economic boost

European Commission VP Neelie Kroes says unifying mobile-phone service across Europe's borders could boost its economy by 110 billion euros a year.

By July 10, 2013

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One issue holding up Apple iRadio: The economics of skipping songs

Apple wants to roll out its streaming music service this summer, but it's still hammering out details with Sony Music over some very specific terms.

By May 17, 2013

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Student brilliantly mocks prof's strict no-phone policy

At one Grand Rapids, Mich., college, an economics professor insists that if a phone rings, students have to answer on speaker. Then came April 1.

By April 7, 2014

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The economics behind Amazon's possible set-top box gambit

A Wedbush Securities analyst believes the opportunity could be huge if the retail giant gives away its Amazon Instant Video service for a year to consumers who buy a set-top box.

By April 24, 2013

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LinkedIn CEO: Site will become 'economic graph' over next decade

Jeff Weiner says LinkedIn will evolve to help companies do things like determine skill gaps and create just-in-time curriculum to "train workers for the jobs of tomorrow."

By November 27, 2012