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Charge your iPhone in the microwave? Yeah no Wed, 24 Sep '14 | 12:52 PM ET

A fake ad claiming Apple iOS8 users could charge their iPhones in the microwave has gone viral, after users who fell for the scam ruined their devices.

Early look at the new Samsung Galaxy Alpha Thu, 25 Sep '14 | 9:03 AM ET

Samsung is set to release the Galaxy Alpha smartphone on Friday, but it will only be available from AT&T.

MOTA SmartRing Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 9:09 AM ET

The CNBC crowd voted on the luxury wearable device they want, and the MOTA SmartRing took the title of Tech Crowd leader.

McDonald's employees protesting for a higher minimum wage outside the McDonald's annual shareholder's meeting in Oak Brook, IL.

In Thursday's The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Richard Parsons—former Time Warner CEO and interim LA Clippers CEO—runs the gamut from minimum wage to European economies to scandals in sports

Steve Ballmer, Los Angeles Clippers, during an interview with CNBC.

The former Microsoft chief says that his record price for the Los Angeles Clippers was a smart investment.

Television personality Mike Sorrentino on September 4, 2014 in New York City.

"Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is indicted on charges of filing false tax returns involving $8.9 million income.

The Ferrari 458 Italia.

If you happen to get trapped in the trunk of a car, hope that it's not a Ferrari 458. More than 3,000 of them are being recalled for faulty escape latches.

Artist rendering of a pool at 520 Park Avenue, New York.

A triplex apartment at 520 Park Ave.—which is under construction—will be listed for $130 million when it comes on the market, making it New York's most expensive listing.

BlackBerry launched the Passport smartphone in a move that analysts see as make-or-break for the once-dominant technology company.

The real problem with millennials Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 2:17 PM ET

Here is the real problem with millennials — and why tattoos bring hope, says Jake Novak.

Apple's new iPhone 6—don't try bending it... Wed, 24 Sep '14 | 5:39 AM ET
A customer looks at the new iPhone 6 Plus after it went on sale along with the iPhone 6 at the Apple Omotesando store in Tokyo, Sept. 19, 2014.

Social media and technology blogs have been awash with news on Apple's new iPhone 6 Plus, claiming the new device suffers from a surprisingly flexible defect.

In Wednesday's The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, hedge fund manager Kyle Bass on forever low interest rates; what near-zero rates say about the economy; and a new twist in Google vs. Apple

Ground crew check a VietJet A320 airplane before departure at Noi Bai international airport in Hanoi.

A Vietnamese airline is under fire for a purported ad campaign featuring women dressed in skimpy lingerie acting as cabin crew, according to a report.

El-Erian opens up on decision to leave Pimco Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 5:20 AM ET
Mohamed El-Erian, former chief executive officer and co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management Company LLC.

Mohamed El-Erian expected to go quietly. The one-time Pimco heir apparent had no idea leaving the firm would create a firestorm.

Want your own Batmobile? Here's what it costs Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 4:19 PM ET
The newest version of the Batmobile from “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.”

Batman's new Batmobile is turning heads, but what would it do to your wallet?

A map inside the IMB's (International Maritime Bureau) Piracy Reporting Centre (located in Kuala Lumpur) shows where pirate attacks have been occurring in recent years.

The U.S. formally joined ReCAAP, a Singapore-based, multinational organization battling piracy at sea.

In Topeka, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback will designate October as Zombie Preparedness Month Friday, according to KSN.com

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush attends a Long Island Association luncheon in Woodbury, N.Y.

It sure looks like Jeb Bush, a favorite of centrist Wall Street Republicans, will make a run for president in 2016, says Politico's Ben White.

Matt Damon at the 2014 CGI to promote his Water.org initiative.

Actor Matt Damon tells CNBC he hopes to reprise the Jason Bourne character in a fifth installment of the popular movie franchise.

Video-game developer Chris Roberts speaks during a press event at the Game Developer’s Conference in 2012.

'Star Citizen' game designer Chris Roberts has pulled off a crowdfunding coup: making $50 million without paying Kickstarter or Indiegogo.

London has trumped Hong Kong as the world’s most expensive city, according to a report from international estate agent Savills.

White House decides to lock the front door Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 8:47 AM ET
The portable fence has been installed in the aftermath of Omar Gonzalez's dash into the White House on Friday.

The White House has installed a new barricade and says it will now make sure to lock the front door after a fence jumper penetrated the executive mansion.

Starbucks tests latte that tastes like booze Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 7:30 AM ET

Starbucks is testing a latte that it says has the "savory toasty malt" flavor of a foamy mug of stout.

A "Made in USA" brand label requires certification

Young Americans are less likely to spend extra to purchase "Made in USA" products than their older countrymen, but some hope to change that.

Dennis Gartman

There's no reason to own gold in U.S. dollar terms, commodities trader Dennis Gartman said Monday.

Rich Ilczyszyn

The "Futures Now" team is very sad to report that valued contributor Rich Ilczysyzn has passed away.

Japanese firm to build space elevator by 2050 Mon, 22 Sep '14 | 12:00 AM ET
A NASA rendering for a space elevator of the future.

Japanese firm Obayashi says its space elevator may be ready by 2050 as developments in carbon nanotechnology make stronger cables.

Choosing the best carrier for the iPhone 6 Tue, 23 Sep '14 | 10:22 AM ET
A customer looks at the new iPhone 6 Plus after it went on sale along with the iPhone 6 at the Apple Omotesando store in Tokyo, Sept. 19, 2014.

After choosing between the iPhone 6 and the 6 Plus, a bigger decision is which carrier to choose. The Tech Bet breaks it down.

An image from "BoJack Horseman" by Netflix

Although you may know most of these scenes already, there is something highly satisfying about rolling through them all successively.

A series of damning espionage revelations and other developments has seriously damaged the way a traditional ally thinks about U.S. firms.