*Rejects shareholder Vintage Capital's $2.3 bln offer. April 15- Aaron's Inc, a rent-to-own furniture and electronics retailer, rejected a $2.3 billion takeover offer from a major shareholder and instead bought a web-based retail credit financing firm for about $700 million to provide customers with easier payment terms.» Read More
For many, getting a gift card is a relief, over getting an ugly sweater. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on gift card sales this season at Riverside Mall in New Jersey.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple's release of the new and improved iPad3 set for February 24th, 2012.
The Fast Money Halftime Report traders discuss potential for HP.
Best Buy has cancelled some Black Friday orders at the last minute, blaming overwhelming demand. Barney's, Kohl's and Target have similar issues. Ylan Mui, Washington Post reporter shares the details.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details on which retail stocks have been naughty or nice to investors this year and what investors should expect from their returns.
Fast Money trader J.J. Kinahan makes a 'buy, sell or hold' recommendation for Best Buy and Amazon.
Netflix shares rose on speculation Verizon was bidding on the company, then shares fell after Verizon confirmed no discussion has occurred, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Flooding in Thailand has cut the world's supply of hard disk drives. Discussing which companies are most likely to be affected, with Brian Blair, Wedge Partners principal.
CNBC's Jon Fortt takes a look at this year's "must-haves" tech gadgets.
Hewlett-Packard has been on a wild ride since news went public that former CEO Leo Apotheker was considering spinning off the PC business. The stock immediately fell and the company killed its tablet. Discussing the impact of these changes and what is next for HP, with Todd Bradley, Hewlett-Packard executive vice president of personal systems group.
CNBC.com considered how famous movie characters made their living. We found what their salaries would be in real life, then determined if they could really afford to live in that apartment, drive that car, or eat at that restaurant.
What follows is a list of products and services that became so indispensable to consumers that they instantly lost interest in their previous favorites.
With consumers increasingly turning to the web for entertainment, televisions which allow users to download shows off the Internet will be vying for attention at the IFA technology fair in Berlin this week as technology companies make a push into a potentially huge market.
China has reached yet another milestone in its rise as a consumer of technology by becoming the biggest market for personal computers. The New York Times reports.
It's hard to stay out of trouble on the Internet. Even if you avoid sites with questionable content, there are plenty of pitfalls and traps that subtly install programs which then wreak havoc on your computer.
The Fast traders explain why they wouldn't buy H-P on the news it is acquiring a software company and spinning off its PC arm.
From an iPlunger to a solar-paneled bikini and a flying alarm clock, these gadgets are sure to make you do a double take — but they get the job done!
U.S. wholesale inventories in June posted their smallest rise in seven months as sales rebounded more than expected, a government report showed on Wednesday, pointing to a moderate build-up in unsold goods, which should support manufacturing.
A look at Hewlett Packard's new tablet and whether it will rival Apple's iPad, with David Pogue, New York Times technology columnist.
Have you been reading the headlines? There was a big earthquake in Haiti. Some men were rescued from a mine in Chile. Oh, and apparently there was a gigantic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico the New York Times reports.