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  • The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    2. Killing Patton by Bill O'Reilly& Martin Dugard- 9780805096699-. 3. The Maze Runner by James Dashner- 9780375893773-. 8. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner- 9780375896118-.

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    1 Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc.. 2 FIFA 15 Ultimate Team by EA SP..., Electronic Arts. 9 Crazy Hair Salon- Pretty Girl..., Kids Fun Club by TabTale.

  • The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:31 AM ET

    1 All About That Bass, Meghan Trainor. 2 Shake It Off, Taylor Swift. 3 Bang Bang, Jessie J, Ariana Grande& Nicki Minaj.

  • Icahn: Pleased with eBay split, more work needed Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:26 AM ET
    Carl Icahn, billionaire investor and chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP

    Activist investor Carl Icahn is "happy" about Tuesday's split between eBay and PayPal but said consolidation in the payments industry is needed.

  • Mossberg: T-Mobile's Wi-Fi opportunity     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:09 AM ET

    Walter Mossberg, Re/code co-executive editor, reviews T-Mobile's "Wi-Fi Unleashed" for the iPhone 6. Mossberg explains how the service allows users to make calls over Wi-Fi.

  • Mossberg: Liberated PayPal threat to Apple Pay     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Walter Mossberg, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses what spinning off PayPal means for eBay, and other competitors in the space. Mossberg says Apple cannot afford to execute Apple Pay poorly.

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 55 or. 5 percent, to $100.66. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 14 or. 4 percent, to $35.11. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 09 or percent, to $189.55.

  • A look at eBay and PayPal Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:25 AM ET

    E-commerce company eBay said Tuesday that it is spinning off its mobile payment service PayPal into a separate and publicly traded company next year. The companies have been intertwined since eBay bought PayPal 12 years ago for $1.3 billion. Ebay connects buyers and sellers, and both can use PayPal to make or accept payments.

  • First Impressions of the ZTE ZMAX Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    ZTE Zmax

    The ZTE ZMAX phablet aims to separate itself from Apple's iPhone 6 Plus by featuring a bigger screen at a cheaper price.

  • Early movers: AAPL, NFLX, F, EBAY, MOVE & more Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:22 AM ET

    Companies making headlines before the bell Tuesday:

  • Does e-commerce giant loom over eBay-PayPal split? Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:06 AM ET
    PayPal and Ebay to split into two separate public companies.

    EBay's about-face to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses into separate companies could make each acquisition targets, analysts tell CNBC.

  • Tech eyed on Wall Street; Apple, Netflix in focus Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:04 AM ET

    Wall Street index futures traded higher on Tuesday, with Apple and Netflix in focus against a backdrop of social unrest in Hong Kong.

  • Sept 30- EBay Inc said it would spin off PayPal, its fast-growing payments business, into a publicly traded company in the second half of 2015, marking an about-face for the company. The news of the tax-free spinoff to shareholders sent eBay's shares up 10 percent to $58.15 in premarket trading.

  • What the eBay split means for PayPal Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:19 AM ET
    Signage for Ebay Inc.'s PayPal unit is seen outside the company's offices in Dubin, Ireland.

    PayPal hasn't aged so gracefully, but eBay's decision to spin it off next year could give it renewed life. Re/code reports.

  • Microsoft to open Fifth Ave store 5 blocks from Apple Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:19 AM ET

    Microsoft has signed a lease to open its first flagship store on New York's Fifth Avenue just five blocks away from Apple's glass building.

  • Microsoft to offer early look at next Windows Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    Microsoft plans to offer a glimpse of its vision for Windows this week, as its CEO seeks to recover from missteps with its flagship operating system.

  • What's PayPal's first solo move? Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:18 AM ET

    NEW YORK— PayPal's impending split from long-time partner eBay Inc. will ratchet up its appeal to online retail competitors such as Amazon.com and give it the freedom to aggressively take on new mobile pay challenger Apple Pay. For eBay, the challenge will be how to drive revenue without its fastest-growing division. The move marks a 180- degree turn for eBay...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 30- Google Inc is planning new and revamped streaming-music services in coming weeks, searching for a way to stand out in an increasingly crowded field of rivals from Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc to Spotify. Nailing music is one way for Google to raise chances of continued success as people spend more time on mobile devices.

  • EU says Apple gets illegal tax benefits in Ireland Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 6:13 AM ET

    BRUSSELS— Apple risks having to repay Ireland tax rebates worth billions of dollars after the European Union's competition watchdog said Tuesday the company appears to be benefiting from illegal tax deals there.

  • BRUSSELS, Sept 30- The European Union has accused Ireland of giving Apple Inc. illegal state aid through tax arrangements that had "no scientific basis" but which helped the iPhone maker shelter tens of billions of dollars in international revenues from tax.