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  • US court: Sherlock Holmes belongs to the people Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 4:31 PM ET
    A statue of Sherlock Holmes near the site of the fictional detective's home at 221B Baker Street.

    Fifty Sherlock Holmes works published before 1923 by Arthur Conan Doyle are in the public domain, a U.S. appeals court said.

  • Are commodities traders setting prices?   Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 2:40 AM ET
    Are commodities traders setting prices?

    Kate Kelly, author of 'The Secret Club that Runs the World', says the book aims to raise questions about the unregulated, unobserved word of commodity traders and speculators.

  • UK should charge for health service: Freakonomics authors

    Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, co-authors of "Think like a Freak", discuss their meeting with U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron about what to do with the country's National Health Service.

  • Stock experts like 'monkeys with dart boards'   Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 3:30 AM ET
    Stock experts like 'monkeys with dart boards'

    Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, co-authors of "Think like a Freak", says stock pickers are "as good as a monkey with a dart board".

  • Globalization: The dangers ahead   Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 3:45 AM ET
    Globalization: The dangers ahead

    Ian Goldin, author of "The Butterfly Defect", says global systems are more integrated but politics is fragmented signaling the potential for another financial crisis.

  • Timothy Geithner on financial crisis   Monday, 12 May 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    Timothy Geithner on financial crisis

    "Squawk Box" host Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner about what life was like in the White House during the financial crisis and the tough decisions he made.

  • Cramer: Geithner did everything he could do   Monday, 12 May 2014 | 9:17 AM ET
    Cramer: Geithner did everything he could do

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's comments about the 2008 financial crisis.

  • E-Books are seen on an ipad.

    A judge denied a bid by Apple to hold off a trial accusing the company of conspiring with publishers to fix e-book prices.

  • Bite-size books for busy people   Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 11:53 AM ET
    Bite-size books for busy people

    The Rooster app curates suggestions for books to read then pushes them out to users in timed installments. Jennifer Lee, Rooster co-founder, explains how Rooster delivers bite-size books for people on the go.

  • What can markets learn from the 4th Century?   Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 4:45 AM ET
    What can markets learn from the 4th Century?

    Bob Swarup, author of Money Mania, says financial markets have shown the "same old story" in their boom and bust cycles.

  • Power house: 15 Central Park West   Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 1:23 PM ET
    Power house: 15 Central Park West

    Michael Gross, author of "House of Outrageous Fortune," discusses his book which goes inside the nouveau-riche world of Fifteen Central Park West home to power players like Lloyd Blankfein, Denzel Washington and Sting.

  • Is China in the 'dollar trap'?   Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:37 AM ET
    Is China in the 'dollar trap'?

    Eswar Prasad, author of "Dollar Trap", argues that the U.S. dollar will remain the world's reserve currency for a long time.

  • How reputation became online currency   Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    How reputation became online currency

    Joshua Klein, author of Reputation Economics, discusses how emerging technology is changing commerce as online reputation and data allow companies to tailor their offer to individuals.

  • How to 'Get things done'   Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    How to 'Get things done'

    Robert Kelsey, author of "Get things done", explains that his self-help book is different from other as it is written from "the sufferer's angle".

  • The science of winning any argument   Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:45 AM ET
    The science of winning any argument

    Dr. Rob Yeung, author of 'How to Win: The Argument, the Pitch, the Job, the Race', explains the best way to "win the career race" - and arguments around the Christmas lunch table.

  • I don't buy currency war narrative: Lamy   Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 3:20 AM ET
    I don't buy currency war narrative: Lamy

    Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says that more open trade across the world is not causing currency wars.

  • I'm 'convinced' Bali WTO conference will produce deal: Lamy

    Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says it is not impossible for the WTO's major trade deal to work despite a large number of countries involved.

  • Authors lose to Google in suit over digital books Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    A federal judge in Manhattan sided with Google and dismissed a lawsuit filed against by the company by authors over the downloading of digital books.

  • Online book buffet   Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 11:25 AM ET
    Online book buffet

    Eric Stromberg, Oyster CEO, explains how his company allows subscribers to access thousands of book titles from big publishers.

  • Apple launches iRadio   Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 1:27 PM ET
    Apple launches iRadio

    Apple must eliminate its guarantee that its e-book prices would match the lowest prices found online, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Molly Wood, CNET.com, discusses whether iTunes' radio will impact other music streaming.