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In March 2000, I headed north to Japan's snow country for this travel piece.
One solar energy giant has sided with utilities in fighting "net-metering," which gives rooftop solar users full credit for the power they put on the grid.
The digital currency is giving up anonymity and embracing regulation — it's enough to make a cryptotarian anarchist blanch. This story was picked up by Business Insider and Yahoo! Finance.
TV content is showing up on non-TV screens like never before, and people are willing to pay. Whatever will become of cable?
Big Data: March Madness Math in the Real World
A couple of professors teamed up to produce a model for predicting which teams would make it to the NCAA Tournament. They use those same analytic tools to tackle practical business problems.
Climate change activists on 300 campuses are arguing that Big Oil and Co. are reckless in their extraction plans. But how can students fight the most moneyed interests on Earth?
In a time of dizzying capital flows in emerging markets, Mexico looks positively stable by comparison.
Cashless Africa: Kenya’s huge success with mobile money
What's been most surprising about the success of M-Pesa — the cellphone-based banking system — is how other countries have failed to replicate it. This piece has been picked up for reference in college courses.
The huge stimulus Japan is pumping into its economy will have to be even larger to achieve the desired results, says Hayman Capital's founder.
There's a growing digital content market for a generation of babies taking to iPads before they can walk.
Will the legal establishment allow a two-year law school?
It's not hard to make a strong argument for it, but everyone in the established order will fight it like crazy.