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28 Mar 2014 Financial markets
28 Mar 2014 The new bionics that let us run, climb and dance

Hugh Herr is building the next generation of bionic limbs, robotic prosthetics inspired by nature's own designs. Herr lost both legs in a climbing accident 30 years ago; now, as the head of the MIT Media Lab’s Biomechatronics group, he shows his incredible technology in a talk that's both technical and deeply personal.

25 Mar 2014 Don’t bet against Buffett - What are the odds that Berkshire stock will lag small caps?

I’m referring to the friendly charity wager between investors Nicholas Vardy and David Rolfe over whether shares of Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will outperform the small-cap Russell 2000 Index over the coming decade. Rolfe is banking on Berkshire, and Vardy is set on U.S. small-caps...
24 Mar 2014 Investor criticizes Coca-Cola management's compensation

Are Coca-Cola executives getting too sweet a deal?
24 Mar 2014 U.S. Small-Cap Rally Sends Valuation 26% Above 1990s

In one corner of the U.S. equity market, investor enthusiasm is exceeding the frenzy of the Internet bubble.
22 Mar 2014 Larry Page: Where’s Google going next?

Charlie Rose interviews Google CEO Larry Page about his far-off vision for the company: