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Technological Innovations Bring Profitable Changes to the Fayetteville Shale

Technological Innovations Bring Profitable Changes to the Fayetteville Shale
The control cab of the new generation of drilling rigs, featuring joystick technology with touch screen applications, has been likened to the cockpit of a Star Wars spacecraft.

New advances have enabled companies to drill deeper and more complex wells to tap the gas shale, too. Mixed in with the drilling improvements are new fracking techniques that increase the productivity of wells.
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ARK Challenge: Eatiply Founder Not Your Typical Young Entrepreneur

David Woodberry isn't typical of the young entrepreneurs you'll find at startup accelerators like the ARK Challenge. Woodberry moved his family from their native Minneapolis to Little Rock to compete in the ARK and grow LinkedCause, which had already launched the TOMS Shoes-inspired Eatiply campaign.
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Mobile-Payment Battle Brews Between Apple, Wal-Mart

A major battle could be brewing between giants of the retail and technology world over how mobile payments will take hold in America.
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