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CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a close look at who might win at the Oscars this Sunday.
Social media analytic firm BrandWatch analyzes 60 million websites and nearly half a million conversations to calculate the critics and public pick for the Oscars, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
As Academy Award season approaches, it’s not uncommon to hear talk about the “Oscar Jinx." Click to see the actors and actresses whose careers declined once they won the Academy Award.
Oscar-nominated "Little Miss Sunshine" producer David Friendly discusses who he thinks will win big at this weekend's Oscars.
ABC, which broadcasts the event, said it saw the highest demand for Oscar ads in over a decade. The average 30 second spot sold for between $1.65 million and $1.8 million, the highest prices since 2008, when ads averaged $1.7 million.
President Obama is holding a "White House Open Data Day Hackathon" today. CNBC's Jon Fortt explains.
While Apple has been having a tough couple of months, Google's seen a steady climb, with Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, and Lance Ulanoff, Mashable. Has Google taken over as the "cool" company?
If you've ever broken your phone and lost your data, a new company has the solution: Amos Winbush, Founder and CEO of CyberSynchs, explains.
Daniel Ernst, Principal at Hudson Square Research, says Apple has been undervalued for a long time.
Hollywood's 2012 blockbuster films lifted ticket sales and stemmed a seven-year free fall in sales of DVD's and other home entertainment.
Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, weighs in on HP earnings as Q1 net income slipped.
Jane Crowther, editor-in-chief of Total Film, speculates on the Oscar winners.
Robert Jones, Co-Founder of The Fyzz Facility, tells CNBC that there is a very strong pack of films at this year's Oscar's.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the 8 Oscar "best picture" nominated films racked up $2 billion in total box office gross this year.
Richard Gelfond, IMAX CEO, breaks down his company's fourth quarter results, and provides an outlook on the summer movie season.
"House of Cards" drew a sizable audience compared to HBO's "Girls," according to a survey by Cowen research.
Apple was hacked, and the company is saying no data was actually stolen. Dave Aitel, Immunity CEO; Mischel Kwon, CEO of Mischel Kwon & Associates; and David Folkenflik, NPR Media Correspondent, offer insight.
Twitter is introducing API to allow marketers to buy and manage Twitter ads through certain third party platforms.
The video game and media industry is anxiously awaiting Sony's big debut, where it's expected to unveil its first new Playstation since 2006. The pressure is on for Sony to deliver a console so impressive, it'll convince consumers to finally make a big investment in consoles and games again.
Owned by art, film and real estate mogul Zhang Baoquan, Tree Resort World on Sanya Bay bar marks the Chinese government's first tacit approval of a gaming concept outside of Macau.