Wednesday, January 5, 2011

  • Is Technology Wiring Teens to Have Better Brains?
    Correspondent Miles O'Brien looks at what could be happening to teenagers' brains as they develop in a world of technology, gadgets and multitasking.
    Original Air Date: January 5, 2011

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

  • Writer Dawes Captures Haiti's Recovery in Poetry
    Kwame Dawes has traveled to Haiti over the past year to report on and write poems about people's experiences after the earthquake. Jeffrey Brown reports.
    Original Air Date: January 4, 2011
  • Kevin 'KAL' Kallaugher
    The work of Kevin "KAL" Kallaugher, the Economist's editorial cartoonist, is the subject of an exhibit at the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco.
    Original Air Date: January 4, 2011
    January 4, 2011

Monday, January 3, 2011

  • So You Have a Liberal Arts Degree and Expect a Job?
    In a follow-up to his report last month on the unforgiving job market for recent college grads, Paul Solman looks at graduates who've already been out of school for several years and are still struggling to find employment in their areas of interest. It's part of his ongoing series of reports on Making Sen$e of financial news.
    Original Air Date: January 3, 2011
  • Facebook Finds New Friends in Investment Companies
    Social networking giant Facebook is estimated to be worth more than $50 billion. Ray Suarez discusses the valuation with reporter Andrew Ross Sorkin.
    Original Air Date: January 3, 2011

Friday, December 31, 2010

  • Profile of Boise, Idaho-based Poet Karena Youtz
    Poet Karena Youtz shares her most recent collection of verses,"The Shape is Space," in the latest in a NewsHour series profiling poets around the world.
    Original Air Date: December 31, 2010

Friday, December 3, 2010

  • Dog-Walkers to Dominatrices: Many College Grads Face 'Malemployment'
    Conventional wisdom held that a college degree was a gateway to a better -- and better-paying -- career and lifestyle. But are those student loans worth it? Paul Solman looks at how a group of recent college graduates is faring in the dismal job market and how many are forced into "malemployment" jobs to make ends meet.
    Original Air Date: December 3, 2010

Thursday, November 25, 2010

  • Winners and Losers in Home Mortgage Modification
    Paul Solman follows up with questions and viewer reaction surrounding mortgage modifications as part of his reporting on Making Sense or Financial News.
    Original Air Date: November 25, 2010

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

  • In Uganda, Former Child Soldiers Struggle to Heal
    A rehabilitation center in Gulu, Uganda, provides a haven for former child soldiers abducted into the "Lord's Resistance Army." Tom Bearden reports.
    Original Air Date: November 16, 2010

Monday, November 15, 2010

  • CNET Editor on Facebook's Titan Messaging Service
    CNET Editor at Large Rafe Needleman speaks with Hari Sreenivasan about Facebook's new integrated messaging system, known as Titan.
    Original Air Date: November 15, 2010

Thursday, November 11, 2010

  • U.S., China Go Head-to-Head Over Currency Values
    President Obama met with Chinese President Hu Jintao in Seoul to discuss ongoing concerns over China devaluing its currency, thereby giving its products a competitive advantage in the market. Paul Solman looks into the dispute.
    Original Air Date: November 11, 2010

Monday, October 18, 2010

  • Report: Top Facebook Apps Lack Privacy Protection
    New privacy breaches have been uncovered for users of the social network Facebook and many of its most popular applications, The Wall Street Journal found.
    Original Air Date: October 18, 2010

Friday, October 1, 2010

  • Student's Suicide Raises Digital Privacy Questions
    Ray Suarez gets two perspectives on the many questions raised by a Rutgers University student's suicide.
    Original Air Date: October 1, 2010

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

  • In North Korea, Is Power Struggle Ahead?
    The youngest son of the ailing North Korean leader Kim Jong-il was promoted to a four-star general Tuesday in the latest sign that he's the apparent heir to the leadership post. Margaret Warner gets insights on what comes next from Katy Oh of the Institute for Defense Analyses and Barbara Demick of the Los Angeles Times.
    Original Air Date: September 28, 2010
  • Son of North Korean Leader Climbs the Ranks
    The youngest son of the ailing North Korean leader Kim Jong-il was promoted to a four-star general. John Sparks of Independent Television News has more.
    Original Air Date: September 28, 2010

Friday, September 24, 2010

  • Facebook C.E.O Gives Back to Low-Income Schools
    Billionaire, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is set to donate $100 million to the Newark, NJ school system.
    Original Air Date: September 24, 2010

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

  • Rosanne Cash Lists Influences in New Memoir
    Singer Rosanne Cash, daughter of the legendary Johnny Cash, speaks with Jeffrey Brown about her book "Composed" and performs a song.
    Original Air Date: August 17, 2010

Friday, June 25, 2010

  • Bork's Impact on the Confirmation Process
    With the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan set to begin, we turned to our regular high court analyst, Marcia Coyle of the National Law Journal, for some historical.
    Original Air Date: June 25, 2010

Monday, June 14, 2010

  • Green Tech Demands Scarce 'Rare Earth' Minerals
    Correspondent Kira Kay reports on the hunt for "rare earth" minerals, elements that are key to manufacturing many high-tech devices.
    Original Air Date: June 14, 2010

Friday, June 4, 2010

  • Matt Ridley on the Evolution of Prosperity
    British zoologist and author Matt Ridley says prosperity has evolved since the Stone Age because of the exchange of goods, services, and ideas.
    Original Air Date: June 4, 2010

Friday, May 28, 2010

  • Tim O'Reilly on Lessons from Facebook and Privacy
    Tim O'Reilly discusses the privacy balancing act Facebook is highlihgting for both online companies as well as users.
    Original Air Date: May 28, 2010
  • Tim O'Reilly on The Power of Data in Gov 2.0
    Tim O'Reilly founder of O'Reilly Media discusses life in the data cloud, and the role of government as a platform for innovation.
    Original Air Date: May 28, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

  • Facebook Changes Privacy Policy After Debate
    Facebook changed its privacy controls after users protested that their information was being made public.
    Original Air Date: May 26, 2010
  • Facebook's Privacy Plan Gives User More Control
    Leslie Harris of the Center for Democracy and Technology discusses Facebook's new approach to privacy.
    Original Air Date: May 26, 2010

Thursday, May 13, 2010

  • Simon Johnson on Misleading Reform Messages
    Simon Johnson talks to Paul Solman about how corporate interests mislead consumers about financial reform.
    Original Air Date: May 13, 2010

Monday, May 10, 2010

  • OK Go's Damian Kulash Fixes a Studio Light
    While OK Go's Damian Kulash stopped by our newsroom to talk about his band and the future of the music industry, he fixed a studio light during his interview.
    Original Air Date: May 10, 2010
  • Even in Tough Times, Realtor Offers Helping Hand
    Paul Solman speaks to Florida realtor Kevin Jarrett, who is helping other realtors hurt by the foreclosure crisis, even as he struggles with his own problems.
    Original Air Date: May 10, 2010

Friday, May 7, 2010