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  • SEATTLE— Amazon.com is introducing a referral service to help people to get projects and chores done around their homes. It debuted Monday across the U.S. after several months of testing in New York, Los Angeles and Amazon.com' s home city of Seattle. Amazon.com' s move poses a potential threat to other online referral and business rating services, including...

  • Review: New HTC One phone is strong contender Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK— HTC's flagship One phone has a lot going for it— except for strong sales. The phone will be in retail stores on April 10, though it might ship sooner for those ordering it now. No-contract prices range from $600 at Verizon to $709 at AT&T.

  • CHICAGO, March 30- Amazon.com Inc is launching a home services marketplace that will connect customers with electricians, plumbers and painters in a move to have its services tied to every product sold on its website. "Third party estimates show that customers spend four times more on services each year than they do on physical products," Peter Faricy,...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 27- Apple Inc's Tim Cook, one of the most prominent openly gay American CEOs, has joined fellow tech industry chiefs in decrying a controversial Indiana law that opponents say could allow companies to deny services to gay people. Cook, who publicly declared his sexual orientation last year, joined other tech chief executives, including...

  • Why big business just lost its faith in Indiana Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 3:50 PM ET
    A window sticker on a downtown Indianapolis florist, Wednesday, March 25, 2015, shows it's objection to the Religious Freedom bill passed by the Indiana legislature.

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has signed into law a religious freedom act that the state's business community strongly opposes.

  • Cramer: The stocks that could trigger a rally Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 6:15 PM ET

    Certain stocks will trigger buying in the market, but Jim Cramer warned investors to watch for those that kill the competition.

  • Trading tech: 4 networking plays Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 7:06 PM ET
    People silhouetted against Facebook logo

    "Fast Money" traders discussed how to trade moves in big-name social, and computer, networking stocks.

  • March 19- Shares of Yelp Inc fell more than 4.5 percent on Thursday after the trailer of a documentary posted on fund-raising website Kickstarter alleged that the consumer review website operator was extorting money from small businesses. The film, titled "Billion Dollar Bully", alleges that Yelp extorted money from restaurants and filtered out favorable...

  • The quiet start-up inking million-dollar deals Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 9:48 AM ET
    Quid offices

    The seven-figure deal. It's the holy grail of software. For a small start-up like Quid, it marks entry into the big leagues.

  • 11 CEOs who need to do more to earn their millions Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Depressed businessman

    They may get paid a ton, but they also take a beating. We profile 11 CEOs on the hot seat and reveal the valuable lessons they learned.

  • What state passed a white-collar felon registry? Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 10:17 AM ET
    Utah's Attorney General, Sean Reyes

    This state approved a measure to build the nation's first white-collar offender registry for financial felons. The NYT reports.

  • Should you join Uber and the on-demand economy? Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    The Uber app on a mobile phone

    There are opportunities for entrepreneurs to join Uber and other on-demand platforms and offer services, but are the high fees worth it?

  • What could Apple buy next? Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 11:59 AM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook presents the new iPad Air at an event in San Francisco

    Apple is unveiling its latest creation today, but beyond Watch, it still has some big lineup gaps where its cash can be put to acquisitions.

  • GOP surrenders on net neutrality Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:29 PM ET
    Sen. John Thune

    The Republican resistance in Congress surrendered to Obama’s call to protect an open Internet, with rules likely to be approved by regulators, NYT.

  • 3 charts that illustrate the Shake Shack cult Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 3:51 PM ET
    Shake Shack burger and fries.

    Wall Street might be wary of gobbling up Shake Shack stock, but the chain is dominating social media.

  • Deal stocks rise, emboldening bankers, bull run Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 12:16 PM ET
    M&A dealmaking

    Something unusual is happening this year when one company announces it is buying another. Shares of the acquirer are going up.

  • Cramer Remix: You need to see this Apple news Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 7:11 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    Apple made news after the close and “Mad Money’s” Jim Cramer is clueing you in.

  • Cramer: These unexpected gems should be snapped up Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 6:00 PM ET
    A bus and pedestrian pass an advertisement for the Apple iPhone 6 in north London.

    With overseas quiet on Tuesday, Jim Cramer finally was able to ignore the noise and recommends a few gem stocks that are real winners.

  • Feb 10- Yelp Inc said it bought online food-ordering service Eat24, expanding its business beyond consumer reviews into one of the hottest sectors of the online economy. The acquisition of Eat24 for $134 million puts Yelp in direct competition with established operators such as GrubHub Inc.. Yelp raised its current-quarter revenue forecast to $118.5...

  • Feb 10- Yelp Inc, operator of the consumer review website Yelp.com, said it acquired an online food ordering service provider and also raised its revenue forecast for the current quarter. Yelp's shares rose 4.6 percent to $44.14 in premarket trading. Yelp raised its current-quarter revenue forecast to $118.5 million- $120.5 million from $114 million- $116...