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Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
The FMHR traders debate the play on Microsoft's downgrade. And, Henry Blodget, Business Insider, speculates what Facebook is likely to reveal at the company's media event later today.
Everyone is getting a little to excited about Facebook's announcement today, said Eric Jackson, Ironfire capital founder on Thursday.
Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder & managing director, discusses speculation surrounding Facebook's new operating system for Android, and whether it will be enough to "move the needle," as CEO Zuckerberg has said.
Facebook is expected to unveil a new operating system built on Google's Android; featuring apps that include texting and voice calling, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. And, Wired Magazine's Joe Brown, discusses the tech giant's "mobile first" strategy.
Twenty-somethings must invest early and often because there may be no safety net when they need it, CNBC guest contributor Michael K. Farr says.
U.S. stock index futures erased most of their gains Thursday after jobless claims jumped more than expected, but aggressive moves by the Japanese central bank helped limit losses.
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research; and Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, debate which tech contender should face Apple in the championship playoff for top stock.
The social network is expected to unveil an operating system built into Google's Android, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Facebook is unveiling a new Android product Thursday, as a fast-growing number of its 1.06 billion users access it on smartphones and tablet computers.
Top seed BlackBerry goes against four seed, flat-on-the-year Facebook, in our second Favored Four contest. Vote to send either BlackBerry or Facebook through to play Apple for it all.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is moving into the 21st century with its announcement that communication on social media will be treated just like communication on a company's website. However, there are a number of questions still looming.
The SEC says companies can share information on social media, as long as they alert investors where it will be posted, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin; and Michelle Leder, SEC filing expert from FootNoted.org, shares what AutoNation said about the news.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Lance Ulanoff, Mashable editor-in-chief; and Parmy Olson, Forbes mobile writer, speculate on whether Facebook will announce the creation of a smartphone at tomorrow's big android event.
It's no joke. Samoa Air has begun using weight-based airfare pricing on all its flights, the first airline to implement such a policy.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
April Fools' Day is an all-out battle between pranksters and news organizations, but credible sites that cross the lines don't help the situation.
Apple faces another four seed, Bank of America, in our Favored Four "Money Madness" round. Vote on our Facebook page to send Apple or BofA through to the "Squawk Stock Championship."
Zynga will take the plunge into real-money gambling and begin offering poker and casino-style games in Britain in partnership with Bwin.party Digital Entertainment.