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Thermostat can help save energy, money

Forget massive heating system upgrades or window replacements. Your thermostat can be your most useful tool.

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For Ocean Spray sensory scientist, it’s more than a matter of taste

Michael Nestrud of Ocean Spray said enjoying food is a multisensory experience that includes scent, color, temperature, and clarity.

So happy together . . . constantly

The idea of working with a spouse is unfathomable to some people. Yet plenty of couples do it — and love it.

Billerica company loans portable lead testing machines to Flint doctors

A privately held Billerica company has loaned dozens of its portable lead testers to doctors in Flint, Mich.

New records system takes bite out of Partners earnings

The state’s largest network of doctors and hospitals said quarterly operating earnings fell to $12.8 million from $74.1 million a year earlier.

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Harvard Business Review Group publisher Josh Macht, editor-in-chief Adi Ignatius, and creative director James deVries looked over mock-ups.

Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe

Harvard Business Review successfully adapts to the digital age

The publication has seen a trend-defying 21 percent surge in paid circulation from 2010 to 2015.

// Alnylam buys Norton site for $200m drug manufacturing plant

The facility may employ 220 workers within five years.

Shirley Leung

// Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrifice

Did the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University?

//[1]-5364.jpg Ex-bank CEO David Drumm agrees to face Irish charges

Drumm is facing 33 criminal charges in Ireland related to the 2009 collapse and government takeover of Anglo-Irish.

Tech Lab by Hiawatha Bray


Bray writes about technology for the Business section. His Tech Lab column appears on Thursdays.

Shirley Leung


Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage.

Innovation Economy by Scott Kirsner


Kirsner’s Innovation Economy column appears in the Boston Sunday Globe, and he contributes to the Globe’s Beta Boston website.