Dan Morrell

Dan Morrell

Through the static and distance.

Live in Boston. Work for Harvard Business School. Partner at Dog Ear Consultants (dogearconsultants.com).

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Slate

Car Companies Are Seeing the Light

Automakers are experimenting with lightweight bodies and new engines to meet ambitious fuel efficiency standards.

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The coming surge of Cuban baseball players.

Nine months ago, Cuban lefthander Aroldis Chapman walked away from a hotel in Holland and got a $30 million deal from the Cincinnati Reds. Chapman's defection from the Cuban national team wasn't an isolated act: Pitcher Noel Arguelles recently got $7 million from the Royals, shortstop Adeiny Hechevarria netted $10......

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Streaming video, the latest trend in online movie piracy.

In April 2005, the Motion Picture Association of America announced it was getting tough on piracy. "Dan Glickman doesn't mess around," said an aide to the MPAA's then-recently appointed president. "There's a new sheriff in town." For the bulk of Glickman's tenure, BitTorrent pirates have been the new sheriff's main......