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  • Markets split on endgame for Caesars' looming bankruptcy Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 7:17 PM ET

    Jan 14- On the eve of Caesars Entertainment Corp's $10 billion debt-cutting bankruptcy, markets are reflecting two competing views of how the casino company's high-stakes plan will play out. "The fact there is equity value in Caesars, that equity value describes a really optimistic view of how this will play out," said Chris Snow, an analyst with CreditSights.

  • Jan 13- Apple Inc has been granted a patent for a wearable camera that could possibly challenge action cameras made by GoPro Inc.. The patent, which cites specific weaknesses in GoPro's cameras, includes details about a camera system that can be mounted on bike helmets or scuba masks, Apple said in an application filed with the U.S. JMP Securities analyst Alex...

  • LAS VEGAS, Jan 13- Sony Corp CEO Kazuo Hirai has weathered a crisis over a cyberattack on its Hollywood studio and its controversial comedy "The Interview", but his toughest moment may be just arriving as he prepares a new business revival plan. Sony, which has cut its earnings forecasts six times on Hirai's watch, forecasts a 230 billion yen net loss for the business...

  • Jan 12- A group of hedge fund creditors of Caesars Entertainment Corp sought on Monday to force its main operating unit into bankruptcy and to appoint an independent examiner to investigate what they allege was the plundering of the company. The involuntary bankruptcy petition was filed by affiliates of Appaloosa Management, Oaktree Capital Management and...

  • The companies are adopting the technology to help keep customers from cancelling subscriptions in favor of streaming services such as Netflix Inc, Amazon and Hulu, which are far cheaper and also come with user-friendly guides to make finding shows easier. "Every consumer will agree it's terrible," Forrester Research analyst James McQuivey said.

  • How a beer came to sponsor a brothel Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 7:22 PM ET
    Attendees crowd an aisle on the trade show floor during the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Jan. 6, 2015.

    There is a brothel in Nevada with a Budweiser room, which tells a unique tale about how brands promote themselves.

  • Analysts expect companies presenting at the conference- which include Lululemon Athletica, Big Lots and Guess- to shine a light on holiday trends and discuss business expectations for 2015, and in some cases update their outlooks. J.C. Penney Co, American Eagle Outfitters and Aeropostale Inc all had strong results, though Macy's disappointed.

  • Five of the weirdest products we saw at CES Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    Smart spider dress, powered by Intel Edison

    Let's face it, technology can get weird. And you don't have to roam very far at CES before you run into some, well, interesting products.

  • Jan 9- Caesars Entertainment Corp said on Friday it has garnered enough support from key creditors to carry out its $18.4 billion debt restructuring plan for its operating unit, which will soon file for bankruptcy. The plan will reduce the debt associated with Caesars Entertainment Operating Co Inc to $8.6 billion from $18.4 billion. Caesars has been weighed...

  • Jan 9- Caesars Entertainment Corp said on Friday it has garnered enough support from key creditors to carry out its $18.4 billion debt restructuring plan for its operating unit, which will soon file for bankruptcy. The plan will reduce the debt associated with Caesars Entertainment Operating Co Inc to $8.6 billion from $18.4 billion. Caesars has been weighed...

  • TOKYO, Jan 9- Canon Inc and other Japanese electronics companies want to bring production of some goods back home, reversing a years-old trend of overseas manufacturing as a rapid decline in the value of the yen makes local goods more competitive. Sharp Corp is also looking at lifting the ratio of LCD televisions and refrigerators made in Japan to counter the...

  • Big Ass Fans for big ass savings?  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:28 AM ET

    For $1,000, a ceiling fan better do something special - Big Ass Fans promises to save you money in energy.

  • Would you buy this $499 wallet of the future?  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:27 AM ET

    It's shiny, high-tech, and protective of your credit card information, but the iWallet comes at a price.

  • Does kids' shoe take ADD to next level?  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:26 AM ET

    Skechers new Game Kicks shoes bring wearable Simon Says to kids.

  • Behold! The bravest man at CES  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:25 AM ET

    We don't know who he is or what magic he possesses, but enjoy the awesome power of the great hero of CES.

  • DETROIT, Jan 8- Fully automated driverless cars could make up nearly 10 percent of global vehicle sales, or about 12 million cars a year, by 2035, the Boston Consulting Group said on Thursday. "This will be as radical a change as the auto industry has seen in 100 years," said Thomas Dauner, head of BCG's global automotive practice. Vehicle manufacturers, including...

  • That bigger footprint at CES? It's China's Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 4:57 PM ET
    A driving simulator at the Hisense booth during the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 6, 2015.

    The number of Chinese companies attending this year's CES hit a record, with some 871 vendors showcasing everything from huge TVs to 3D printers.

  • Media embracing digital TV with strings attached Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 4:05 PM ET

    NEW YORK/ LAS VEGAS Jan 8- Media companies that are starting to allow their programs onto Internet-delivered TV and mobile devices are putting limits on digital rights as a safety hatch if problems arise with the new distribution systems, executives say. Media companies are considering joining streaming-only services, or launching their own like HBO and CBS,...

  • Home price gains returning Atlanta to normal Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 12:08 PM ET
    Atlanta

    Less investor activity and rising home prices could mean a robust spring for Atlanta housing.

  • Apple Watch faces attack of the clones at CES Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 10:18 AM ET
    Sony's Smart Watch 3 is displayed at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas

    Apple's new smart watch is still months away from going on sale but it already faces imitation by several other companies.