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Starbucks Plans First Store In Italy, ‘With Humility And Respect’

Monday, February 29th, 2016

The Milan store will be operated by Italian developer Antonio Percassi, who admits that opening a coffee shop in Italy will be “a unique challenge.”

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Being Black In The Tech Industry

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Professor, author and CEO of Clearly Innovative, Aaron Saunders talks about the challenges of being African-American in the tech industry.

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Do Big Cash Denominations Help Organized Crime?

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

The European Central Bank is considering abandoning the 500 euro note. Harvard University’s Peter Sands explains why the 500 euro note is the currency of choice for organized crime and terrorists.

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Apple-FBI Fight Signals A Need For New Political Precedent

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

There’s a showdown coming between Apple and the FBI over privacy rights. But this case may be less about privacy than it is about the tech industry’s willingness to defy the government.

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Economists On Candidates’ Proposals: Mostly Bad

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

We took a sample of the most novel economic proposals and asked a panel of economists: Are they good or bad?

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