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A once-bustling vegetable market in Lisbon is now beyond the reach of many Portuguese — a sign of their country's economic problems. Sylvia Poggioli/NPR hide caption

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Portugal Plays By The Rules, But Economy Slumps

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Nvidia Chief Executive Officer Jen-Hsun Huang co-founded the graphics chip maker in 1993. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Tech Pioneer Channels Hard Lessons Into Silicon Valley Success

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Design Within Reach? The cool sterility of 2001: A Space Odyssey is just one example of how pop culture expresses an anxiety that's seemingly about technology, but may be as old as time. MGM hide caption

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Our Media, Ourselves: Are We Headed For A Matrix?

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