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  • News Corp. Expected to Report Split Details With Earnings Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    News Corporation

    When Rupert Murdoch’s media empire reports its fiscal fourth quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday, Wall Street will be just as curious to hear details of its plan to split News Corp in two, as it is to hear the details of the quarter.

  • Disney CEO Iger: Still 'Room to Increase Pricing' Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 6:43 PM ET

    Disney CEO Bob Iger told CNBC that people are still flocking to parks and spending more money there despite the tight economy. He said the entertainment giant also sees "room to increase pricing" further.

  • Amazon Gaming ‘Late to the Party’: Analyst Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 5:47 PM ET

    Amazon.com is launching its own Game Studio along with a social game for Facebook called ‘Living Classics.' This is the company’s first major step into video game development. But with Zynga’s recent downfall, one analyst is questioning Amazon’s decision to invest in social gaming.

  • Kusa Shoes

    Here's a way to bring back some of the good ol' days of picnicking in parks before water restrictions forced officials to turn off the sprinklers. Buy yourself some grass-lined flip-flops.

  • High-End Summer Camps Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 11:53 AM ET
    Millions of American kids will arrive home this month from the country’s roughly 7,000 overnight camps, full of stories about the traditional activities like archery, crafts and waterskiing and the questionable pleasures of bug juice and bunk beds. The summer retreats we feature here break that mold, offering campers organic food, golf lessons from PGA pros, and jaunts to New York City for cooking classes, and the odd shopping trip to FAO Schwartz. Their parents pay for the perks. In 2011, the a

    Millions of American kids will arrive home this month full of stories about traditional activities like archery and swimming. The summer retreats we feature here break that mold.

  • Disney Expected to Grow Studio, Theme Parks Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 9:50 AM ET
    Cinderella's Castle

    On the heels of 'The Avengers' massive performance and the successful launch of Cars Land at its California theme park, Disney is expected to report stronger results across its segments on Tuesday after the bell.

  • How SecondMarket Is Staying Relevant, Post-Facebook Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 3:43 PM ET

    SecondMarket, the leading platform for trading private company shares, seems to be benefiting from growing distrust in the public markets — despite losing its most popular company, Facebook, to the public market.

  • LinkedIn CEO: We're Not Like Other Social Networks Sunday, 5 Aug 2012 | 3:47 AM ET
    Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn

    The CEO of LinkedIn said in an interview with CNBC that the company's model and global reach set it apart from other social networks and that's why the company's shares have more than doubled since its IPO in May 2011.

  • How Rockers Make Money Now That Records Don't Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 1:52 PM ET
    Nikki Sixx from Motley Crue performs at Le Zenith on June 18, 2012 in Paris, France.

    In a time when musicians made an average of about $34,000 off their music before deducting  touring and recording expenses, rock stars have begun expanding their brands.

  • CBS Benefits From New Digital Revenue Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 11:26 AM ET
    CBS

    CBS announced a record earnings of 65 cents, six cents better than expected.

  • What Should Facebook Do Now? Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 10:48 AM ET
    Facebook sign at their main campus in Menlo Park, California.

    Investors are disappointed by the company's slowing growth, and left its earnings call hungry for guidance on what Facebook’s is aiming for with its growing investments, and when it will return to accelerating growth.

  • Is LinkedIn the Anti-Facebook? Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 2:32 AM ET
    LinkedIn

    LinkedIn reports after the bell Thursday, and with the stock up 51 percent year-to-date, but down nearly 7 percent on Wednesday, investors are wondering if it will remain a rare success story in the volatile Internet space.

  • Electronic Arts' Radical Strategy for Long-Term Growth Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 1:39 PM ET
    Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) signage is displayed outside of the company's office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

    Electronic Arts, which reported slightly better-than-expected earnings Tuesday, is radically shifting its strategy for “Star Wars: The Old Republic” as a part of its big bet on free and digital gaming.

  • Cable Earnings: Trends to Watch Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 6:06 PM ET

    The cable industry faces some big issues: rising content costs, rising competition challenging ratings, and the looming threat of blackouts as content and distribution companies negotiate new deals. This week we’ll see how the industry is faring.

  • Does Facebook Have a 'Bot' Problem? Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 3:32 PM ET
    Facebook

    Facebook’s advertising model is under attack — facing allegations that ad clicks on the site aren’t real, but are more likely from “bots,” (web robots) than from people.

  • Apple TV–Hulu Plus Deal Speaks to Future of Apple TV Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:26 PM ET
    Hulu Plus for Apple TV.

    The launch of subscription service Hulu Plus on Apple TV is more than just another incremental video distribution deal. It should be a win-win for both companies, and most importantly — it gives us a glimpse of what Apple has planned for its Apple TV service.

  • Why Apple-Twitter Team-Up Talk Fascinates Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 2:24 PM ET
    Apple

    Though there’s no indication a strategic investment is in the works, the two companies work closely together, and any talk of Twitter and Facebook spacer deepening their relationship continues to fascinate.

  • You, Too, Can Wear Sue Sylvester's Green Track Suit Friday, 27 Jul 2012 | 1:27 PM ET

    Wesley Tansey's idea for a business started when he tried to track down the sunglasses Kristen Stewart wore on "Twilight" to give to his girlfriend. The girlfriend's gone, but the business is thriving.

  • Facebook Earnings Meet but Stock Stumbles Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    Facebook

    In its first earnings report as a public company Facebook’s results were right on target with non-GAAP earnings per share of 12 cents.

  • What to Look for in Facebook's Earnings Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 11:08 AM ET

    Facebook stock may be trading down ahead of its first earnings report as a public company, but the company’s market cap is still north of $60 billion, implying expectations of major growth potential.

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