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Just this week, Bose announced that it's moving part of its workforce from Framingham into Boston. GE made the decision last year, moving from the Connecticut suburb of Fairfield into Boston.

These are two of many companies moving from the suburbs to the cities.

What's driving these moves? How will this trend affect Boston's future?

This WinterWyman graph shows technology jobs by location, highlighting the increase of tech jobs in Boston and Cambridge in recent years. (Courtesy WinterWyman)
This WinterWyman graph shows technology jobs by location, highlighting the increase of tech jobs in Boston and Cambridge in recent years. (Courtesy WinterWyman)

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Asma Khalid, head of WBUR's BostonomiX Team. Asma tweets @asmamk.

This segment aired on November 9, 2017.

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