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  • SAN FRANCISCO/ BEIJING, Dec 29- The settlement of China's anti-trust probe into Qualcomm Inc is likely to intensify global scrutiny of the firm's highly profitable patent licensing business, and may even call into question its worldwide contracts with smartphone makers such as Apple and Samsung. Any deal is likely to include a record-breaking fine, as well as...

  • Dec 28- Sony Pictures said "The Interview" has earned more than $15 million in online sales and another $2.8 million in theaters, an impressive return made possible by the publicity surrounding the cyberattack blamed on North Korea. The film that triggered the devastating cyberattack on the studio last month, which the United States says was launched by North...

  • Dec 28- Apple Inc said its iTunes store is now carrying Sony Corp's "The Interview", the film that angered North Korea and triggered a cyberattack against the studio. Sony Pictures released the movie online via Google Inc's YouTube and Google Play, Microsoft Corp's Xbox gaming console and a Sony dedicated website first made the movie available last week after...

  • Dec 28- Apple Inc said its iTunes store is now carrying Sony Corp's "The Interview", the film that angered North Korea and triggered a cyberattack against the studio. "We're pleased to offer' The Interview' for rental or purchase on the iTunes Store," Apple spokesman Tom Neumayr said in a statement. The news comes after Sony Pictures released the movie online via Google...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 28- For years, Google Inc's commerce chief, Stephanie Tilenius, held a demanding job and helped oversee the medical care of her parents, an experience that led her to leave the Internet search giant in 2012 and start a company to help patients combat chronic disease. The program costs $15 a week and includes reminders to take medication.

  • In 2013, some 2 million express packages were left stranded on Christmas Eve, according to shipment-tracking software developer ShipMatrix Inc. The reasons given were, in part, a surge in demand triggered by last-minute online promotions and bad weather. The four retailers with the most aggressive cutoff date of Dec. 23- Apple Inc, Dell Inc, Nordstrom Inc and...

  • It was a year when Cynk Technology, a development-stage company with no revenue, was briefly worth $6 billion, and when a long-forgotten closed-end fund focused on Cuba- the Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund- saw more trading in one day in December than it had in six years. With a current market value of about $663 billion, if one were to pick a company that would be the...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell 2.8 percent to $12.69 with 6,929,000 shares traded. American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell. 7 percent to $8.28 with 5,611,300 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 1.3 percent to $113.44 with 12,977,800 shares traded.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $1.43 or 1.3 percent, to $113.44. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 27 or. 7 percent, to $40.81. International Business Machines Corp. rose $1.14 or. 7 percent, to $162.96.

  • Top business stories of 2014: US grows, world slows Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Those are some of the top business stories of 2014, as chosen by business editors at The Associated Press. Others include massive product disasters: A string of auto recalls after faulty ignition switches from General Motors Corp. and air bags in many car models caused injuries and deaths. Janet Yellen became the first woman to head the Federal Reserve and U.S....

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 63 or. 6 percent, to $112.64. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $40.67. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 86 or. 5 percent, to $162.68.

  • SEOUL, Dec 26- Global smartphone leader Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is planning a new product launch next year based on its own Tizen operating system, the South Korean giant's strategic push to free itself from Android and blaze its own software path. While that may impress designers of smart homes, Samsung's failure to release a handset based on its own...

  • US retailers may only just meet holiday sales forecasts Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 8:03 PM ET
    A woman pushes a shopping cart past Christmas decorations displayed for sale at a Wal-Mart.

    Consumers slacked off on the final holiday shopping days, suggesting traditional retailers will just meet sales forecasts amid deep discounts.

  • The film was available for rental on Google Inc's YouTube site as of early Wednesday afternoon. Microsoft Corp and Sony itself are also showing the comedy, a day before the hastily scheduled premiere at some 320 independent theaters. He added that Sony had first reached out to Google, Microsoft "and other partners" on Dec. 17, the day the studio said it had no future...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 10.3 percent to $13.06 with 12,986,900 shares traded. American Realty Capital Properties Inc. was unchanged at $8.33 with 18,528,800 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell. 5 percent to $112.01 with 14,146,700 shares traded.

  • Microsoft Corp and Sony itself are also showing the comedy, a day before its scheduled premiere at some 320 independent theaters. He added that Sony had first reached out to Google, Microsoft "and other partners" on Dec. 17, the day the studio said it was canceling the movie's Christmas Day release. The showing is a chance for Google and Microsoft, which have been bit...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 24- U.S. consumers have not turned out in force for the final shopping days before Christmas, suggesting that traditional retailers will just meet industry sales forecasts in a season marked by deep discounts and growing encroachment from online rivals led by Amazon.com Inc.. "The past weekend will not save this holiday season," said Craig Johnson,...

  • ( (Adds comment from Google and White House). Microsoft Corp and Sony itself are also showing the comedy, the studio said, a day after agreeing to release it at some 200 independent theaters. The showing is a chance for Google and Microsoft, which have been bit players in a VOD market dominated by Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and cable and satellite operators, to raise their...

  • LOS ANGELES, Dec 24- Sony Pictures will make its controversial comedy, "The Interview," available starting on Wednesday through online video platforms run by Google Inc, Microsoft Corp and Sony itself, the studio said. Sony, which just last week canceled the release of the comedy- about two TV talk show hosts who are sent to North Korea to assassinate its leader Kim...

  • Dec 24- Google Inc's YouTube unit has tentatively agreed to distribute the Sony Pictures film "The Interview," at the center of a destructive cyberattack, offering online rentals beginning on Thursday, CNN reported. Representatives for YouTube, Google and Sony were not immediately available for comment. Sony, which has lined up some 200 independent theaters to...