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  • Investing in Tech Innovation: Top 5 Picks     Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 8:42 AM ET

    Kevin Landis, FirstHand Funds, discusses the opportunities available in tapping into public and private mobility companies, and investing in smart phone blue chips.

  • Disruptors: India's Digital Economy     Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 6:42 AM ET

    Rajesh Sawhney, Global Superangels Forum founder, and Sachin Gupta, Hacker Earth founder, discuss growth and innovation in India's fast-growing digital economy.

  • Chinese worker inspecting a microchip.

    U.S. business groups, worried about retaliation and thwarted innovated growth, are asking for a repeal of a new cybersecutiry law that discourages Chinese information technology purchases.

  • Instagram Hit With Bug, Company Goes Silent Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 3:51 PM ET

    Instagram's mobile application is experiencing all sorts of bugginess this week. Even worse, Instagram's two tweets on the "system issues" have now been deleted.

  • Google Glass Won't Be Welcome Everywhere Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 1:31 PM ET
    An employee wearing a pair of Google Glass

    Google Glass may well be the final step before human-machine interaction moves under our skin, but judging from our early look, it won't be welcome in lots of places, NBC reports.

  • Tap, Tap, Taxi! Hailing a Cab Via Your Phone Sunday, 7 Apr 2013 | 4:26 PM ET

    Taxi! Taxi! Taxiiiiiii! That's a common refrain of city living, but soon it may go the way of the phone booth amid the emergence of smartphone apps for hailing a taxi.

  • Facebook & the Wow Factor?     Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    Facebook unveiled a Google Android app called "Home," with CNBC's Julia Boorstin; Ben Parr, CNET; and Leena Rao, TechCrunch. The app gives you complete access to Facebook on your mobile device.

  • Countdown to Facebook's Big Announcement     Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder & managing director, discusses speculation surrounding Facebook's new operating system for Android, and whether it will be enough to "move the needle," as CEO Zuckerberg has said.

  • Best Telecom Play Right Now     Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    Forty four years ago today, the very first cell phone call was made. Will Power, Robert W. Baird analyst, explains why he thinks Vodafone is your telecom pick today.

  • Jeff Berwick, Bitcoin ATM co-founder, explains how his company uses digital currency that allows consumers to use peer-to-peer connections for monetary transactions, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Facebook Phone Announcement: What to Expect Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Facebook is expected to unveil new operating system for the android phone, and the consensus of analysts appears to be positive.

  • Netflix's Hastings: Internet-Era TV's New Mogul Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 12:31 PM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Netflix has more than survived its price-hike debacle of fall 2011 to emerge as a new, Internet-era TV network. So what's the downside?

  • Potential to Drop: -19.44% Closing Price (9/27): $11.52 Price Target: $9.28 YTD Change: +32.72% Short interest (as % of float): 1.68% Analysts Covering: 23 High Price Target: $13 Low Price Target: $6

    MetroPCS urged shareholders to support its proposed merger with Deutsche Telekom's T-Mobile USA after two proxy advisory firms recommended that shareholders vote against the deal.

  • Binishells Reinvents the Roof Over Your Head     Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    CEO and President Nicolo Bini delivers his 60 second Power Pitch. Does Binishells' technology have what it takes to top the green housing market?

  • The Hidden Profits Behind Free Videogames Friday, 29 Mar 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    Star Wars The Old Republic

    Free to play games don't make a lot of sense to some investors but free-to-play titles are fast becoming one of the most lucrative areas in gaming.

  • EA Betting Big on 'Next Gen Consoles' Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
    CEO of Electronic Arts (EA Sports) John Riccitiello

    After a rocky few months, EA is hoping that new consoles will help breath new life into its gaming business.

  • BlackBerry Earnings Will Reveal Turnaround Truth Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    The integrity of BlackBerry's turnaround story is at stake as the company prepares to report fourth-quarter earnings.

  • Houzz: Pinterest of Home Design?     Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Adi Tartako, CEO and co-founder of Houzz, shares insight on how Houzz works.

  • T-Mobile USA Finally Gets the iPhone Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    T-Mobile USA will start selling Apple Inc's iPhone on April 12, making it the last of the national U.S. operators to sell the device.

  • The Robot Reality: Service Jobs Are Next to Go Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:39 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sample matza bread offered to them by small robots during a tour of a technology exposition at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

    "When machines and robots start taking over service sector jobs, that's when we'll really start to notice," says one author. The Fiscal Times Reports.