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Ep. 1449: Sleazier forms of capitalism

On today's show, we celebrate the dubious holiday that is Foursquare Day (coming tomorrow), Skype has an Android vulnerability that Donald thinks might just be a feature, and Nintendo is going HD just in time for people to stop buying video games. Also, Best Buy says DVD windowing is totally working, if you enjoy manipulating customers into continuing to pay for a dying format. And Priceline founder Jay Walker sues most of the Internet. --Molly

By Apr. 15, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1449: Sleazier forms of capitalism (Podcast)

On today's show, we celebrate the dubious holiday that is Foursquare Day (coming tomorrow), Skype has an Android vulnerability that Donald thinks might just be a feature, and Nintendo is going HD just in time for people to stop buying video games. Also, Best Buy says DVD windowing is totally working, if you enjoy manipulating customers into continuing to pay for a dying format. And Priceline founder Jay Walker sues most of the Internet. --Molly

By Apr. 15, 2011

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Gates seeks 'creative capitalism'

In a World Economic Forum speech, Bill Gates discusses capitalism's shortcomings and outline what he sees as a needed shift in thinking on the part of businesses.

By Jan. 24, 2008

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Open source: It's about capitalism, not freebies

The term "free software" sounds anticapitalist, but it's about money as much as freedom. Forbes is running an article that profiles several prominent open-source capitalists.

By Feb. 9, 2009

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Capitalism still alive: EA on Android games

EA has stated that they plan to release games on the Android once they can charge for them.

By Sep. 30, 2008

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Gates argues for "creative capitalism" while Microsoft neglects it

Microsoft's Bill Gates wants a more "creative capitalism," but he completely overlooks an important way to deliver it.

By Aug. 4, 2008

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The future of capitalism in five minutes: meaning-driven business in fast times

According to the Chicago Booth/Kellogg School Financial Trust Index from April 8, trust in business has reached unprecedented lows, with only 10% of Americans now saying they trust large corporations. The "future of capitalism," it seems, is at stake.

By Jul. 19, 2009

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Face-off: Is Gates right on creative capitalism?

CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos and Declan McCullagh offer their thoughts on Bill Gates' call for businesses to help out more in the developing world.

By Jan. 25, 2008

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Gates' speech on creative capitalism creates stir

Microsoft chairman's call at World Economic Forum for a new way of thinking among businesses has elicited a wide range of commentary.

By Jan. 25, 2008

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Radiohead re-invent capitalism: Nice dream

This is an economic and social experiment undertaken from the ivory tower of multimillionaire rock stardom. I'm not expecting the next Snuff album to be sold this way

By Oct. 4, 2007