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  • Forget your password: Pay bills with a 'selfie' Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 6:27 PM ET
    PayPal signage at the Money 20/20 conference.

    Emerging technologies in biometrics are helping financial institutions and merchants free consumers from entering cumbersome passwords and PINs.

  • Here's what a World Series ticket will cost you Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 1:48 PM ET
    A view of Kauffman Stadium as the Kansas City Royals prepare for Game 1 of the 2015 World Series between the Royals and New York Mets.

    Championship-starved Mets and Royals fans will have to pay a hefty fee to see their teams potentially win a World Series.

  • PayPal has lent more than $1 billion to small biz Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 12:30 PM ET
    PayPal signage at the Money 20/20 conference.

    PayPal's Working Capital loans for small businesses has lent more than $1 billion to over 50,000 small businesses, CEO Dan Schulman says.

  • BABA shows Chinese consumer is back: Cramer Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 9:02 AM ET
    BABA shows Chinese consumer is back: Cramer

    These are amazingly strong numbers, says CNBC's Jim Cramer breaking down Alibaba's quarterly results as sales surge.

  • Oct 27- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported a stronger-than-expected 32 percent rise in second-quarter revenue on Tuesday, even as the value of goods transacted on its platforms grew at a slower pace. Revenue from mobile platforms, an increasingly important area for the company, nearly tripled to $1.66 billion, with mobile gross...

  • Alibaba reports Q2 EPS of $0.57on $3.49B in revenues Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 6:35 AM ET
    Alibaba reports Q2 EPS of $0.57on $3.49B in revenues

    Victor Anthony, Axiom Capital Management, shares his thoughts on Alibaba's quarterly results.

  • CHICAGO, Oct 26- Wal-Mart Stores Inc applied Monday to U.S. regulators for permission to test drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories, a sign it plans to go head-to-head with Amazon in using drones to fill and deliver online orders. The move comes as Amazon.com Inc, Google and other companies test drones in the expectation...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 26- Wal-Mart Stores Inc applied Monday to U.S. regulators for permission to test drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories, a sign it plans to go head-to-head with Amazon in using drones to fill and deliver online orders. In addition to having drones take inventory of trailers outside its warehouses and perform...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 26- Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Monday that it expects to see a record number of shipments during this year's busy holiday season, driven by rising retail sales and a jump in ecommerce. "Each year we face a challenge that's greater and that's driven by ecommerce," Patrick Fitzgerald, FedEx senior vice president for integrated marketing...

  • Get ready for Alibaba's Q2 growth to spark China worry Sunday, 25 Oct 2015 | 10:48 PM ET
    Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd.

    Alibaba's revenue growth is likely to have slumped, undermining hopes consumer spending will temper China's slowdown.

  • Want to know Obamacare '16 prices? They're coming Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:56 PM ET
    An Obamacare enrollment informational pamphlet sits on display at a Community Clinic Inc. health center in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    People can see the prices of Obamacare coverage in their area starting Sunday. Enrollment begins Nov. 1.

  • Oct 22- E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc reported a surprise profit for the second quarter in a row, propelled by higher sales in North America, its biggest market, and another period of strong growth in its Amazon Web Services cloud business. Sales in North America rose 28.3 percent to $15.01 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, helped by robust Prime Day...

  • Amazon posts profit as North America sales jump Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 4:07 PM ET

    Oct 22- E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc reported a profit for the second quarter in a row, propelled by higher sales in North America, its biggest market, and another period of strong growth in its Amazon Web Services cloud business. The world's biggest online retailer reported a profit of $79 million, or 17 cents per share, for the third quarter ended Sept. 30,...

  • Here's what it'll cost to see Mets in the Series Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 2:57 PM ET
    The New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Chicago Cubs in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field on October 21, 2015, in Chicago.

    Championship-starved New York Mets fans will have to pay a hefty fee to get into the team's first World Series in 15 years.

  • Food delivery apps go premium Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 9:43 PM ET
    Food delivery apps go premium

    Daniel Azzopardi, COO at Foodora, explains how the Rocket Internet-owned firm partners with high-end restaurants to deliver fine dining meals in under 30 minutes.

  • Amazon to hire 100k seasonal positions Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 1:28 PM ET
    Amazon to hire 100k seasonal positions

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on seasonal hiring at retail companies.

  • Amazon is hiring 100,000 staff for the holidays Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 4:12 AM ET
    Amazon.com Inc. employees load boxes with merchandise at the company's fulfillment center in Tracy, California.

    Amazon is creating 100,000 seasonal jobs to deal with increased demand over the holiday period, the U.S. e-commerce giant said Tuesday.

  • Wal-Mart's talent problem Friday, 16 Oct 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Wal-Mart's talent problem

    Jeff Richards, GGV Capital managing partner, discusses Wal-Mart's buyback decision, and how the company can get more aggressive in e-commerce.

  • Too busy to shop for groceries? Watch this Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 9:44 PM ET
    Too busy to shop for groceries? Watch this

    Joel Sng, CEO and co-founder of honestbee, explains the Singapore startup's personal grocery shopping service.

  • Wal-Mart is doing the right thing: Analysts Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 7:17 AM ET
    Shoppers at a Los Angeles Walmart as the store prepares for Black Friday, Nov. 24, 2014.

    Wal-Mart's guidance surprise is only bad news for investors taking a short-term view, Moody's Charles O'Shea said.