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SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 9- A Google Inc commuter bus was blocked in San Francisco's Mission district for about a half hour Monday morning, highlighting many residents' growing concern that an influx of affluent technology workers is driving up costs in the city. Google's offices are in Mountain View, about 34 miles away from the incident.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 9- Qualcomm Inc said on Monday it will make smartphone chips with 64- bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple Inc and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets.
CHICAGO, Dec 9- There is a growing consensus that U.S. stocks, as well as stocks around the world, are going to catch a tailwind going into 2014.. The Vanguard Total World Stock Index ETF owns more than 5,000 stocks, but has its top holdings in mega-cap American companies like Apple Inc, Exxon Mobil Corp and Google Inc..
Tech companies are mounting a public campaign to urge Obama to set new limits on government surveillance, the New York Times reports.
All Carl Icahn wants is for Apple to spend $50 billion to buy back shares. Instead, Apple blew $200 million this week on the social media bubble.
Eight things you should know from this week's "Fast Money."
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the new way customers can shop at Apple stores.
The CEO of gadget-buyback website Gazelle said there was a surge in iPad and Samsung phone swaps after Black Friday, which could be good for Apple.
GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple aims to guide you around once you're inside.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple is rolling out new, low energy, bluetooth transmitters that will offer "location aware" services to shopper phones.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Fisher Price has upgraded its "bouncy seat" with an iPad holder. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.
Tech Yeah focuses on reports of Apple and China Mobile reaching a deal.
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday after data had the economy growing more rapidly than expected.
WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a bill aimed at reining in "patent trolls," companies that buy or license patents from others, then extract licensing fees or file infringement lawsuits viewed by many as frivolous.
European equities closed lower as investors worried about deflation in the euro zone, and concerns over Fed tapering.
Has Carl Icahn put Apple CEO Tim Cook in a box in regards to the buyback? Brian Marshall of ISI Group shares his opinions.
Apple is trading at its highest level since last December on reports a deal has been completed with China Mobile. Brian Marshall of ISI Group, says there may be a relief rally for the stock if the partnership happens.
Alex Gauna, JMP Securities senior research analyst, discusses Apple's expectations amid rumors of a China Mobile deal. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.
CNBC's Jon Fortt digs into the rumors of a China Mobile-Apple deal and what that means to Apple's pricing and revenue.
*China Mobile signs deal with Apple- report. *Dollar General leads S&P 500 after earnings, sales results. "The big top line number probably will be looked at very carefully and probably not create as big a market reaction as one would expect from the size of the adjustment," said Fred Dickson, chief market strategist at D.A. Davidson& Co. Lake Oswego, Oreogon.