• The BMW you can park with a smart watch Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 4:46 PM ET
    A new BMW i3 electric car is seen on the assembly line at the BMW factory in Leipzig, Germany.

    BMW plans to unveil a smart watch-controlled automated parking system next month at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

  • Apple Pay gobbling up more clients: Here's why  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Apple announced on Tuesday that it has signed up more big banks, retail stores, and start-ups to adopt Apple Pay.

  • Riverbed Technology accepts $3.6B takeover bid Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 9:39 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Private equity firm Thoma Bravo and a Canadian teacher pension will pay about $3.6 billion to take Riverbed Technology private a couple months after the computer networking equipment maker promised a thorough review of its business. The San Francisco company said Monday that its stockholders will receive $21 in cash for each share from Thoma...

  • Investors are weighing concerns that cellphone service is more expensive to deliver and less lucrative for big telecom companies, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Riverbed to be taken private in $3.6 bln deal Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    RIVERBED TO BE TAKEN PRIVATE IN $3.6 BLN DEAL@. Dec 15- Thoma Bravo LLC and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan said they would buy network equipment maker Riverbed Technology Inc in a deal that valued the company at about $3.6 billion. Bain Capital, Hellman& Friedman and Thoma Bravo were among the private equity firms vying for Riverbed, Reuters reported last month...

  • *Court banned Xiaomi selling in India on Dec. 10. *Xiaomi was fastest growing vendor in India. MUMBAI/ BEIJING, Dec 14- The court order that banned Chinese mobile maker Xiaomi from selling its phones in India has halted its breakneck expansion into the world's fastest growing major smartphone market and could be just the start of a string of patent challenges.

  • CNBC's Morgan Brennan sits down with Jonathan Heit to discuss the shift in game sales between Sony PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

  • eBay and PayPal prepare for split  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    eBay may be planning to cut thousands of jobs early next year as it prepares for its split from its PayPal unit.

  • MUMBAI, Dec 11- An Indian court has ordered Xiaomi Technology Co Ltd to temporarily stop selling its smartphones in India in a case related to patent infringements that telecom equipment maker Ericsson had filed against the Chinese company. Xiaomi, whose low-priced but feature-rich smartphones have made it the biggest smartphone vendor in China, sells its...

  • China's Xiaomi stopped from selling handsets in India Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    NEW DELHI— Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc. has been barred by an Indian court from selling its handsets in the country for allegedly infringing mobile phone technology patented by Ericsson. Judge G.P. Mittal of the New Delhi High Court also ruled earlier this week that Xiaomi's Indian distributor, online retailer Flipkart, is prohibited from selling the...

  • MUMBAI, Dec 11- An Indian court has ordered Chinese budget smartphone maker Xiaomi Technology Co Ltd to temporarily stop selling its devices in India, the Economic Times newspaper reported on Thursday, citing legal documents. The newspaper said the Delhi High Court had asked Xiaomi and Flipkart to suspend the import and sales of devices until Feb 5, when it is due...

  • Crowdfunding real estate Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 9:43 AM ET
    Rendering of an iFunding project.

    Watch iFunding CEO William Skelley model his big idea to "Power Pitch" panelists Ryan Serhant, Dolly Lenz and Alicia Syrett.

  • What's next for Uber?  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 9:30 AM ET

    As technology expands for taxi service company, Uber, so do its problems. On Monday, the city of Portland sued Uber, now two California cities join in.

  • Five Apple predictions for 2015 Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:07 PM ET
    People stand before a window display of the Apple watch during the unveiling of the new and highly anticipated product at Saint-Honore street in Paris on September 30, 2014.

    Between some new hardware (yes), and Apple TV (no), here's what Apple watchers are predicting for the year ahead.

  • Big changes coming to your Amazon experience  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 9:40 AM ET

    Amazon announces two new features, delivery within an hour of purchase in New York and price negotiations on certain items.

  • Here's why Apple shares will reach $135: Analyst Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 1:38 PM ET
    A customer counts cash to pay for two iPhone 6 smartphones during the sales launch at the Apple Inc. store in New York.

    Consumers are choosing Apple's high-end iPhones with more memory as they shoot and consume more video, according to Citigroup.

  • It's a trying time for YouTube as it strategizes how to keep its top video stars while rivals attempt to lure them to appear on their own channels.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 5- Network equipment maker Cisco Systems Inc filed two lawsuits on Friday against Arista Networks Inc, accusing the smaller rival of copying its networking technologies. Arista was formed by former Cisco employees, including Chief Development Officer Andreas Bechtolsheim, Chief Technology Officer Kenneth Duda, and Chief Executive Officer...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 5- Network equipment maker Cisco Systems Inc filed two lawsuits on Friday against smaller rival Arista Networks Inc, accusing it of copying Cisco's networking technologies. In the lawsuits, filed in a California district court, Cisco accused Arista of infringing on 14 patents related to networks and also infringing on related copyrights,...

  • Sony hack leaks personal information, including social security numbers of 47,000 celebrities, freelancers and Sony employees.

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