Some limits to tablet sales have become apparent since Apple first carved out a new market between phones and laptops. The FT reports.» Read More
Iran hostage drama "Argo" scored a sweet double victory at the Golden Globe awards on Sunday, winning best movie drama - the night's top prize - and best director for Ben Affleck on a night that left front-runner "Lincoln" with just one trophy.
Jeweler Harry Winston is selling its high-end watches-to-necklaces division to Swatch Group in a $750 million cash deal that expands Swatch's luxury offering and lets the Canadian group concentrate on its diamond mines.
Taking after the Gnomes on the animated series who ardently practice American capitalism, Trey Parker and Matt Stone have wooed investors and raised money to form their own production studio, which they plan to announce on Monday. The NYT reports.
Flu season typically costs the U.S. economy close to $10.5 billion in lost productivity and direct medical expenses, according to 2007 study by the Centers for Disease control (CDC). With the nation in the midst of the strongest flu season in nearly a decade, costs this winter could top those numbers.
Elio Motors plans to roll out a two-seater car that gets 84 miles per gallon in 2014.
Paychecks across the country have shrunk over the last week due to higher federal tax rates, and workers are already cutting back on spending, which will drag on the economy this year.
The White House on Wednesday sees little profit in the notion of minting $1 trillion platinum coin as an escape hatch to avoid a debt default if Congress balks at the debt limit.
Oracle said it is preparing an update to address a flaw in its widely used Java software after the U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users to disable the program.
Wells Fargo posted earnings expectations Friday, but shares fell amid disappointment with the profit margin in the bank's lending business.
If mom-and-pop investors are always the last ones to the stock party, it may be time to call a cab.
Even as the federal government was announcing a new reliability review of Boeing's new 787, the Secretary of Transportation was defending the safety of the Dreamliner.
A fiscal-cliff driven sales boom in Malibu has made the California beach retreat the nation's likely leader for homes worth $10 million-plus.
Watchmaker Pebble's journey to product delivery illustrates the potential and minefields of the new funding platform. Pebble's CEO on CNBC.
It will cost you a pretty penny to send a Facebook message to CEO Mark Zuckerberg's inbox.
The Federal Reserve may be frustrating Americans' efforts to restore their personal wealth and may actually slow a broader rebound in U.S. consumption, a top official at the U.S. central bank says.
The conversion to electronic records has failed so far to produce the hoped-for savings in health care costs and has had mixed results, at best, in improving efficiency and patient care, a study found.
The videogame industry's year of precipitous declines was topped off by an unhappy holiday season. In December, game sales fell 26 percent while console sales declined 20 percent.
The nation's nasty flu season has created a sudden surge in demand for vaccine, leaving some sites across the country short on the shots that can prevent illness — or make it a little less miserable.
The death of the temporary payroll tax cut means everyone will see a bigger tax bite out of their paychecks this year.
Mayor Dave Bing is trying to move Detroit away from the fiscal brink -- the appointment of a state financial overseer.