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  • Is Disney's Animation Back on Track? Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    Disney Animation’s ‘Wreck-It Ralph,’ opening in 3,700 theaters, is expected to rule the box office, and gross somewhere in the $45 million range.

  • The Costs of Competitive Kids Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 10:21 AM ET

    CNBC.com presents a list of competitive activities for kids, and what parents can expect to pay for their child’s involvement. Some are academic, some are in the arts and some are meant to develop strategic thinking. But all of them carry a price tag much higher than you’d expect.

  • Mobile Wars: Pandora's Got Frenemies Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 7:12 PM ET

    Pandora's CEO remains upbeat about competition in the mobile-music space despite the fact that tech titans like Apple, Google and Microsoft are moving in. Everybody smile!

  • LinkedIn Soars on Revenue and Earnings Growth Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 6:01 PM ET

    LinkedIn’s focus on professionals is working: The company reported better-than-expected third quarter results and raised its revenue guidance for the whole year.

  • Analysts Applaud Disney’s Lucasfilm Acquisition Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 6:54 PM ET

    Wall Street consensus on the Disney-Lucasfilm deal was very positive, with analysts noting that over the next two years Disney will buy back the approximately 40 million shares it issues in this transaction.

  • Most Expensive NBA Tickets Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 4:37 PM ET

    Fans want to see certain NBA matchups very badly, and in some of these cases this has driven up prices for those games by 400 percent or more. Read ahead to see the 10 most expensive NBA tickets of the 2012-2013 season.

  • Icahn Netflix Play Sends Stock Soaring Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 4:26 PM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Netflix shares jumped more than 20 percent on Carl Icahn’s disclosure that he’s amassed a 10 percent stake in the streaming video company.

  • Facebook Drops as Employees Sell Shares Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 2:16 PM ET

    The lockup period expired on 229 million shares, which caused the stock to drop more than 4 percent, on higher-than-average volume, though it has recovered a bit.

  • Bob Iger made his third major acquisition for Disney (DIS) - buying Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion, roughly half-cash, half-stock.

  • With the lights out smart phones are the only source of information for people left in the dark by Hurricane Sandy, which puts the spotlight on Twitter and Facebook.

  • Current TV Fields Offers but Will the Network Sell? Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:39 PM ET

    The media has been abuzz with rumors that the Al Gore-backed Current TV is on the block. The company has had offers in the past — could it be taking them more seriously this time?

  • Pandora: Buy or Sell on Apple Dip? Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:16 PM ET

    Pandora shares took another hit amid buzz that Apple is moving toward a streaming ad-supported music service. So, does that make Pandora a "buy" now?

  • Apple Moves to Launch Music Service, Pandora Plummets Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 6:17 PM ET

    Pandora stock fell off a cliff Thursday on reports that Apple is on track to launch a free streaming service in the first quarter of 2013.

  • Scary Indicator II: Who's Ahead Now—Obama or Romney? Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 2:22 PM ET

    Time to check in with the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate in past elections, to find out who it's gonna be -- Obama or Romney!

  • Film on British Arabs Wins Award Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 10:48 AM ET

    It took Welsh-Egyptian director Sally El Hosaini six years to make hernew movie, “My Brother the Devil”, but the time and effort put intothe film paid off as the director won the prestigious “Best Newcomer”Award at the British Film Institute (BFI) London Film Festival.

  • Chastened Pincus Talks Zynga’s Mobile, Gaming Potential Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 7:47 PM ET

    Mark Pincus struck a chastened tone, kicking off the company’s earnings call with the acknowledgment that things haven’t been going as planned at Zynga.

  • States With the Most 'One Percenters' Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:12 AM ET

    CNBC.com presents a list of the 10 states with the most ultra-high net worth individuals on a per capita basis.

  • It’s official. Facebook is serious about making money, and its turning its mobile problem—mobile growth was eating into margins—into an opportunity.

  • Facebook Earnings Under Pressure Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 7:54 PM ET

    With Facebook’s stock off by more than half since its May IPO, CEO Mark Zuckerberg is under pressure to show that he’s getting the business back on track for accelerating growth.

  • Mayer Stresses Mobile & Focus in First Earnings Call Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 7:27 PM ET

    Yahoo shares rose after hours on better-than-expected results—earnings of 35 cents per share on revenue of  $1.09 billion. But far more interesting than those numbers were Marissa Mayer’s comments in her first earnings call since taking the helm of the company three months ago. She came out of the gate strong, saying “this job is tailor made for me. The core components of Yahoo’s business—search, mail, ads, mobile, news and the homepage—are also the core I built my career upon.” Mayer said her goal is to “help redefine one of the Internet’s most beloved companies,” and went into some detail about how she plans to do that.

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