Why Are 651,000 LA Students Getting iPads?

April 1 (Bloomberg) –- It's called the Common Core Technology Project, a publicly funded plan to give every public school student in Los Angeles -- more than 651,000 students in 900 schools -- an iPad loaded with new digital curriculum. Bloomberg's Willow Bay takes a look at the ambitious, costly, and controversial move to take L.A. high tech. (Source: Bloomberg)
Will IBM’s New Weather Tools Help Businesses?
06:01 - Bloomberg’s Alex Barinka reports on IBM to join the Weather Company to develop forecast tools to help retail, insurance and utilities industries. She speaks with Bloomberg’s Alix Steel on “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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