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Entrepreneurship: Growing Greens in the Spare Room as ‘Vertical Farm’ Start-Ups Flourish

June 29, 2016 - 9:40am
LED lighting and short growing periods have helped the rise of indoor farming, but scaling up is tougher.

Feature: How ‘Advantage Players’ Game the Casinos

June 29, 2016 - 7:00am
They’re not cheaters. Instead, they hone the sharpest (legal) edge they can.

Talk: Mark Takano Thinks Gay Men Can Learn From Jane Austen

June 29, 2016 - 5:00am
The Democratic congressman from California on the unsatisfactory Republican response to Orlando, loving Congress and the importance of grammar.

Clinton’s Tech Policy Targets Young Entrepreneurs

June 28, 2016 - 8:17pm
The main goal of Hillary Clinton’s plan is to broaden the job-creating benefits of technology.

Bits: A Drone Start-Up Explores Underwater

June 26, 2016 - 8:13pm
OpenROV, which builds submarine drone kits that they hope will become as popular as airborne drones, showcases the prototype of the latest version of its Trident submarine.

‘Brexit’ in America: A Warning Shot Against Globalization

June 25, 2016 - 8:32am
Britain’s vote to leave the E.U. may not bring recession to the U.S., but it could mark the end of a period of economic integration and open markets.

Entrepreneurship: Veterans Use Battlefield Experiences to Build Businesses

June 22, 2016 - 12:06pm
The number of veterans starting businesses has dropped since World War II, but new programs and technologies are inspiring those formerly in the military to pursue start-ups.

Feature: The Marriage That Led to the Russian Track Team’s Olympic Ban

June 22, 2016 - 7:00am
A doping track star and an anti-doping officer get married, nearly divorce, then blow the whistle on Russia’s state-run cheating.

Feature: The Prosecutor and the President

June 22, 2016 - 5:00am
The International Criminal Court embodied the hope of bringing warlords and demagogues to justice. Then Luis Moreno-Ocampo took on the heir to Kenya’s most powerful political dynasty.

Phoenix Focuses on Rebuilding Downtown, Wooing Silicon Valley

June 18, 2016 - 11:37pm
Every month or so, the city’s ambassadors are pitching downtown Phoenix to young entrepreneurs frustrated by the high cost of doing business in Silicon Valley.

Revalued: With Organic Cotton and Online Ads, Boll & Branch Helps Indian Farmers

June 16, 2016 - 3:55pm
A couple’s search for sheets led them to found a company dedicated to producing high-quality bedding using good farming and labor practices.

Why the I.R.S. Fails to Crack the Small-Business Tax Nut

June 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
The government has been trying to figure out how small-business owners can be persuaded to report their earnings more accurately. More audits may not be the answer.

Ravi DeRossi, New York Stealth Bar Owner and Restaurateur

June 14, 2016 - 11:28am
No one knows much about the man behind all those establishments in the Village and Brooklyn. He’s O.K. with that.

Itineraries: Start-Ups Selling Seats on Private Jets Don’t Always Make It

June 13, 2016 - 12:53pm
With so many players in the private aviation world, it can be difficult for travelers to tell the difference between stable and shaky companies.

New Chapter for Classic Paris Bookstore: Books Printed on Demand

June 12, 2016 - 4:45pm
Les Puf, which shut about 10 years ago because of falling profits and soaring rent, has a new location and business model: books printed before customers’ eyes in five minutes.

The Chinese Hackers in the Back Office

June 11, 2016 - 5:00am
A dusty old computer in a mom-and-pop Wisconsin welding shop is giving a digital security firm a window into the operations of Chinese hackers.

Vinyl Mania Can’t Save the Greenwich Village Record Stores

June 10, 2016 - 7:02pm
After 28 years, Rebel Rebel, named for a David Bowie song, will close as more high-end clothing stores move onto Bleecker Street.

Tech Incubators on a Mission of Diversity

June 8, 2016 - 4:22pm
Several start-ups have dedicated themselves to creating programs, incubators or accelerators to train blacks and Hispanics for tech jobs.

Bits Special Section: Online Reviews? Researchers Give Them a Low Rating

June 7, 2016 - 5:46pm
Consumer reviews have become increasingly popular both online and off, but they may not be the reliable indicators of quality one might expect.

First Words: Is the Election ‘Rigged’?

June 7, 2016 - 7:00am
Talking about politics in terms of cheating reflects widespread frustration — and may also create it.

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