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Apple omits iWork features

LOUIS BALZANI STAFF WRITER The release of Mac OS X Mavericks marked something of a turning point for Apple. The company broke ground by making its new operating system, the…

Volkswagen tries to revive diesel cars with 2013 Jetta

MATTHEW CORSO STAFF WRITER In Europe, people have been driving cars with diesel engines for decades; however, here in the U.S., overseas diesel passenger vehicles are a lot less popular…

Tesla fails to meet investor expectations

KEVIN PRENDERGAST BUSINESS CORRESPONDENT Few companies have made as many headlines as Tesla Motor Company has this year. With the stock price up over 400 percent this year and a…

E-cig market value exceeds $1 billion, continues to grow

ANDREA RICKETTI STAFF WRITER A series of studies has shown that smoking cigarettes leads to lung cancer, heart disease and many other health problems. Even though Americans are aware of…

Marketing committee hosts Follow Our L.E.A.D.

KYLE VITO BUSINESS CORRESPONDENT The semiannual event Follow Our L.E.A.D., hosted by the Career Services Marketing Committee and USPB, occurred Monday night on the second floor of The DeNaples Center.…

KSOM sends team to regional CFA research challenge

COLLEEN DAY MANAGING EDITOR The Kania School of Management sent five University students to Philadelphia Thursday for the CFA Research Challenge kickoff, an event that commences the global business competition.…

Newly-formed Bloomberg Club draws large crowd at first meeting

DAVID LAFAMAN STAFF WRITER Senior students and several administrators and faculty from the Kania School of Management (KSOM) have come together to develop a high-quality opportunity for business students. The…

Container Store rallies after IPO

JAKE KANAVY STAFF WRITER We can hardly contain the excitement: a look at the initial public offering of The Container Store From the moment we shut off the alarms on…

Visa meets expected EPS

TIMOTHY HARDING STAFF WRITER Visa Inc., which is up over 30 percent since the start of 2013, released its earnings for the fourth quarter of their fiscal year Oct. 30.…

Avenged Sevenfold performs concert

ANDREW HILL STAFF WRITER It is always risky to see your favorite band live. Will they sound like the album, or will they be less than stellar live? To truly…