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The Digital Trail Leading To The Xbox One

Luke Villapaz looks at how social media tirades influenced the development and marketing of the new gaming device.

Gaza Strip Time Bomb

Gabriele Barbati explores the political and economic realities of the troubled zone one year after the Israeli-Palestinian war, through the prism of one family’s experiences.

My Attacker, My Inspiration

In 1963, Rodney Fox was attacked by a great white shark in one of the worst nonfatal shark attacks ever known. He went on to become a shark advocate and shot much of the underwater footage for “Jaws” and nearly 100 other films. He also invented the shark cage, launching a diving industry now estimated to be worth more than $300 million. Mark Johanson reports.

Assassination Twitterfest

What if JFK’s assassination took place today, with the proliferation of smartphones and social media? Connor Sheets reimagines Nov. 22 on the occasion of the 50th anniversary.

Startup Rising

The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East. Alan Edelstein talks with author Christopher Schroeder about his new book and its surprising revelations about business startups in the Middle East. 


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