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  • This chart says keep buying tech: Yamada Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Ahead of a massive day for tech stocks, Louise Yamada makes the case that tech's bull run will continue.

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 21 or. 2 percent, to $101.79. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 34 or. 9 percent, to $37.01. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 95 or. 5 percent, to $193.75.

  • Apple locks itself out of devices with passwords Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:25 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected iPhone or iPad, a move meant to reassure the millions of people who are increasingly storing vital pieces of their lives on the devices.

  • End of era: Ellison steps aside as Oracle CEO Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    Ellison, 70, intends to still play an influential role at Oracle Corp. He is taking over as Oracle's executive chairman, replacing Jeff Henley in the position, and will oversee the engineering departments as chief technology officer.

  • Apple encryption: Bad news for law enforcement     Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 3:10 PM ET

    Apple will now encrypt content stored on iOS 8 devices. Edmund Hartnett, Bronson Risk Consultants president, and Joe Loomis, Cybersponse CEO, discuss the possible security threat.

  • Lines grow for Friday's iPhone 6 launch Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 3:05 PM ET
    People wait for the release of Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in front of the Apple Store in Tokyo, Sept. 18, 2014.

    Though some started weeks ago, people are now lining up in droves all over the world in anticipation of the release of Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on Friday.

  • *Visa exploring options for 5.5 pct stake in Monitise. *Visa fourth-biggest stakeholder in Monitise. Sept 18- Monitise Plc lost more than a third of its market value after Visa Inc, its biggest customer, revealed plans to divest its stake in the company and pursue development of its own mobile payment systems.

  • How Alibaba stacks up to other tech titans Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:25 PM ET

    Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares with other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose. 2 percent to $101.79 with 35,902,100 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 7 percent to $77.00 with 22,472,500 shares traded. Gilead Sciences Inc. rose 2.0 percent to $105.93 with 16,071,400 shares traded.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 46 or. 5 percent, to $102.04. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 19 or. 5 percent, to $36.86. International Business Machines Corp. rose $1.17 or. 6 percent, to $193.97.

  • Microsoft cuts 2,100 jobs in restructure efforts Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    Microsoft laid off 2,100 employees as a part of a previously announced restructuring plan.

  • Midday movers: ConAgra, Kroger, Rite Aid & more Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 12:56 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Apple Pay won't bite into bitcoin: Winklevoss Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 12:52 PM ET
    Bitcoin medals are shown in Washington.

    Apple's mobile payments service and the cryptocurrency are "not super comparable," says investor Cameron Winklevoss.

  • US STOCKS-S&P hits record on Fed support; financials lead Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 18- U.S. stocks were rising in late morning trading on Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting a record high a day after the U.S. However, the central bank's outlook included forecasts for higher-than-expected rates in 2015 and 2016, which helped financial stocks lead gains on Wall Street.

  • Will this bold Alibaba call payoff or flop? Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    In The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: One analyst's buy rating on Alibaba stock; the government's rough housing numbers; and the Apple CEO's privacy push

  • Apple's privacy push     Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider founder and CEO, says Tim Cook's open letter on Apple's new privacy policy is "brillant." And Kevin O'Leary, O'Leary Funds chairman, says Apple's new iPhone is going to provide a big cash upside.

  • TOKYO, Sept 18- The head of Sony Corp's PlayStation division hopes to raise its profit outlook for this year, in stark contrast to the Japanese electronics firm's mobile business which has forecast deep losses and sent Sony's stock reeling.

  • Early movers: AAPL, MSFT, TGT, V, A, AMZN & more Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Apple's iPhone 6 gets one Chinese license Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 5:27 AM ET
    Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus unveiled.

    Apple's iPhone 6 received approval for use on domestic frequencies but requires one more critical licence before it may be sold in China.

  • HONG KONG, Sept 18- Hong Kong shares finished lower on Thursday after weak Chinese housing data heightened concerns of a deepening downtrend in the property sector that is weighing on the broader economy. China Resources Land sank 2.8 percent, a leading percentage loser on the Hang Seng, and China Overseas Land& Investment shed 1.8 percent.