26 June 2017

How Will Things Change For Shoppers After Amazon Buys Whole Foods?

It was recently announced that Amazon was going to acquire Whole Foods, giving the web giant a physical presence in nearly 450 locations across the country.

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How To Pick Kids' Apps For The Backseat This Summer

Screen time can be more than a distraction if you follow these principles.

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24 June 2017

Schools Let Students Take Laptops Home In Hopes Of Curbing 'Summer Slide'

More districts are letting students take computers home for the summer. Officials hope the devices help fill in learning gaps, but experts say parents must play a role to make the lending effective.

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Drone Company Leaders Meet With Trump To Ask For More Clarity On Rules

This week, U.S. drone companies met with President Trump to discuss industry regulations. NPR's Melissa Block talks with April Glaser of Recode about how these companies actually want more regulation.

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23 June 2017

Arkansas Tries To Stop An Epidemic Of Herbicide Damage

A weedkiller called dicamba, which farmers hoped could banish herbicide-resistant weeds, has become a plague itself in Arkansas. The state's regulators just voted to ban it for 120 days.

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