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A new photonic chip that works on light rather than electricity has been built by an international research team, paving the way for the production of ultra-fast quantum computers with capabilities far beyond today’s devices.
Nasdaq OMX CEO Bob Greifeld says he thinks the steps the SEC has taken since the so-called Flash Crash will prevent another market meltdown from happening.
How does an order flow? How does it actually execute? Who facilitates the trade?
The SEC is working to improve the way it monitors and regulates the markets. Here's what needs to be done.
Nearly five months after the May 6 Flash Crash, many individual investors see the stock market as rigged, and they have little confidence in regulators to fix it, according to a CNBC/AP poll.
Ah, the good old days of 1960. It was pretty simple then. Not so in 2010. Here's a brief history.
More than half of all stock trades are the result high-frequency trading. Does that put the system at risk?
The May 2010 Flash Crash helped draw attention to how fragmented the stock market has become and how potentially illiquid it can be in an era of high-speed, computer trading.
There's a whole new universe of new places to trade and new players doing the trading. How has it changed, and why? What does it mean for you?
Worries about the role ETFs play in changing the nature of how people invest and the market’s high correlation to itself.
Are NYSE and Nasdaq conflicted? They serve both shareholders, and investors, to whom they must maintain a transparent marketplace.
It's a brave new world of securities trading and new worries for the public.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
The TV market is the latest front in this simmering rivalry. Each company has its vision for bringing Internet convenience and software simplicity to the tube – and their latest efforts will greet consumers this fall.
Yes, the ritual of Apple’s annual September new-iPods announcement is so well entrenched at this point that you can practically reuse the same news item every year. But even if it’s a formula, it works.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Hurd is 53, in his prime, and likely more energized than ever to show his worth. He has experience running a software operation in Teradata. My "Call-to-Action" is clear: watch Oracle carefully in the coming months for potential upswings after this hire.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Tuesday.