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Table of Contents:VOL. 159, NO. 4 - March 02, 2009
How Facebook is taking over our lives
How Facebook is taking over our lives
President Obama used it to get elected. Dell will recruit new hires with it. Microsoft's new operating system borrows from it. No question, Facebook has friends in high places. Can CEO Mark Zuckerberg make those connections pay off? By Jessi Hempel 
Inside Obama's economic crusade
Inside Obama's economic crusade
With a fast and furious start, the President's team is launching trillion-dollar programs to rescue the economy and remake the face of America. Will they get it right? Fortune went behind the scenes where his advisors are waging war on the recession. By Nina Easton 
Changing of the guard at Wal-Mart
By the time Lee Scott handed over the reins to Mike Duke on Feb. 1, he had transformed Wal-Mart into a more likeable company. But it was his less well-known crusade to change the corporate culture from boots to suits that may be his true legacy. By Suzanne Kapner 
Pimco's power play
Bill Gross is deftly navigating the most treacherous market in modern times. But is the bond king too big? Does he have Washington - and us - over a barrel? By Katie Benner 
Baseball battles the slump
In one of the hardest-hit parts of the country, the Arizona Diamondbacks are emerging as a case study of how to keep sports fans loyal during the recession ($1.50 hot dogs, anyone?). By Jon Birger 
Money shots
It's Academy Awards time, high season for the more than 800 paparazzi who work in L.A. By Richard Siklos 
Now hiring
If you can do math - or dance - you're employable. By Mina Kimes 
Bonus-bashing backlash
In Texas, an endowment chairman quits in a huff. By Jia Lynn Yang 
The deal
High-wire act. By Allan Sloan 
The day the Muzak died
A pile of debt spells hard times for easy listening. By Telis Demos 
Value driven
Yes, you can raise prices. By Geoff Colvin 
Three-minute manager
How can I keep my sales team productive in a recession? By Jia Lynn Yang 
Smoking-gun search engines find profit
There's nothing like an economic crisis and Ponzi schemes to trigger a boom in e-discovery. By Telis Demos 
How I got started
Best Buy's Brad Anderson is the accidental CEO. By Mina Kimes 
Salesforce hits its stride
Salesforce hits its stride
Cost cutting could cause a surge in demand for its web-based services. By Jessi Hempel 
The client-server model: not dead yet
Traditional enterprise software systems may not be trendy, but they're not going to be swept away by the cloud-computing crowd. By Michael V. Copeland 
The bargain bin
A lot of tech stocks have taken a beating in this difficult market. Here are three that will bounce back when the economy recovers. By Michael V. Copeland 
What's next for GE? Top analysts Steve Tusa of J.P. Morgan and Scott Davis of Morgan Stanley share their views. By Scott Cendrowski 
Breaking views
Financial stocks to bank on. By Rob Cox and Antony Currie 
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