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A spokesman for Caesars Entertainment commented on recent violent activity in Las Vegas, saying "we are concerned because it can create misconceptions about the safety of the city," reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Stifel Nicolaus says it believes Microsoft should be split into 2 units: software and design. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the chances of this happening.
I was lucky to attend the Oscars on Sunday night and there were a number of details that surprised me about the in-person experience. Here are a few.
And the winner for craziest stock of the year is ... Blackberry. It seems Wall Street is worried as to whether its new phone will be a success.
This year, Hollywood spread its awards around to classic genres. The biggest winners were also the biggest box office hits, each of these five grossed over $100 million at the U.S. box office.
"Argo" stormed to Best Picture victory at the Oscars on a night that ended in disappointment for frontrunner "Lincoln" and handed the most overall wins - four - to "Life of Pi."
The 6,000-member Academy may be older and more male than the average movie fan on Twitter, but when the numbers are crunched, all the various data points can provide a good indicator of how the envelope-opening will play out Sunday.
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.
Oscar-nominated "Little Miss Sunshine" producer David Friendly discusses who he thinks will win big at this weekend's Oscars.
Hollywood's 2012 blockbuster films lifted ticket sales and stemmed a seven-year free fall in sales of DVD's and other home entertainment.
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?
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.
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.
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.
Richard Gelfond, IMAX CEO, breaks down his company's fourth quarter results, and provides an outlook on the summer movie season.
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