By one estimate, China's young fitness industry will be worth $6.83 billion by 2018
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Anti-gun activists mistakenly believe they can win "a war for the culture." A year after Newtown, it's easier to buy firearms
Cell biologist Randy Schekman's lab will no longer submit papers to the big-name journals. Here's why
Caps on debit-card swipe fees have brought consumers greater access to free checking accounts at smaller banks, according to researchers at the Kansas City Fed
In a countersuit, the Beastie Boys demand compensation and the removal of a GoldieBlox ad featuring the song,
After climbing to record highs this year, bacon prices are expected to fall as pigs reached record weights
Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management reclaims the top stop after a two-year absence
The Santa Spy Cam app—which superimposes Santa, elves, and even reindeer on moving images of a given home—is an overnight hit with parents who face skeptical kids
Favorite Twitter user to follow:
Ann Handley, chief content officer of MarketingProfs
How Twitter helps her run PerkettPR:
We tweet about our own industry insights, technology, PR, and more—and people have been receptive and responsive. We feel we've earned a new respect as communications professionals in this way. We've had the advantage of receiving "first mover information"—benefiting both our agency and our clients—by connecting with reporters who often tweet about what their stories are going to be before anyone else knows about them (like this one!) and analysts/influencers—some of whom have shared early insights into reports or other important information that they only offered to their Twitter followers.
"Is (empty) Yankee Stadium already a relic of our grandiose and over-the-top consumerism/behavior pre-recession?"
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