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Spotify’s unusual IPO model will test the company’s strength.

Spotify officials plan to offer the company's initial public offering only to institutional investors. Pop music streaming service company will publicize the company official in the spring, and to plan a variety of unusual IPO...

‘Mi Comida Latina’ : a hand-drawn guide to Latin cuisine.

The recipe for lomo saltado, Peruvian beef and potatoes, as well as the typical fish soup yucacalado in Ecuador and northern Peru. Flip through Mi Comida Latina's page and you'll soon fall under its spell....

Fitness tracker: good at measuring heart rate, not good at measuring calories.

The researchers asked participants to wear fitness trackers while they were running or running on a treadmill, while riding a stationary bike to determine the rate of heart rate and energy expenditure. These trendy high-tech...

For cancer patients, teenagers learn more than recipes.

Young volunteers at the Ceres community program meet after school to provide healthy meals for patients at local hospitals. It all started with a simple request. In 2006, Cathryn Couch served as a cook and...

Responsible recycling of technical gadgets.

Responsible recycling of technical gadgets. Gadget geeks are eager to get the latest digital technology - but what happens when you upgrade old gadgets? Many electronic devices contain heavy metals and other toxic chemicals that...

French fashion designer Hubert De Givenchy died at 91.

French fashion designer Hubert De Givenchy died at 91. Hubert DE Givenchy died in 1991. He dressed the world's most attractive women, including Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy and grace kelly. SARAH MCCAMMON, host: A man dressed in...

“20th century women” mixed comedy disappointment and loss.

"20th century women" mixed comedy disappointment and loss. DAVE DAVIES, host: This is fresh air. "The 20th century woman" was the new film by mike mills, whose previous film, "the beginner," won an Oscar. "Women in...

Remember gender and relationship columnist Cynthia Heimel.

Remember gender and relationship columnist Cynthia Heimel. Heimel, who died Sunday, is known for her humorous advice on village voices and playboy columns. It was first broadcast in 1991. DAVE DAVIES, host: This is fresh air. Cynthia...

The carnival is going on in Brazil, so it’s time for the chicken to...

The carnival is going on in Brazil, so it's time for the chicken to come out. The brazilians say that carnival is about giving up your inhibitions and letting your emotions go away. A large...

Artists see the data so powerful that it can help us choose better friends.

Artists see the data so powerful that it can help us choose better friends. There's a lot of terrible news about big data - about companies or governments invading your privacy. But imagine if we...