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Despite the power and popularity of the iPad, one analyst thinks it's Amazon that will sell more electronic books.
News Corp is seriously evaluating a move that would transform the digital news business. Sources close to the company tell me that CEO Rupert Murdoch is considering creating a new purely digital news venture and would be available through subscription on devices like the iPad.
E-books can now take us on a digital journey enhancing the author’s story. “It’s a wide-open world” according to Molly Barton director of business development for Penguin who was interviewed for the story.
The new multimedia books use video that is integrated with text, and they are best read — and watched — on an iPad, the tablet device that has created vast possibilities for book publishers.
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Since the initial shock of Research In Motion's(RIMM) disappointing quarterly earnings numbers last month, a number of investors have tried to call a bottom and point out how cheap are the company's shares. They shouldn't. A report from TheStreet.
Stocks remained lower Wednesday after the Fed’s latest "beige book" report pointed to a slowly recovering economy. Boeing fell. RIM rose.
Traders as well as Fast Money friends have revealed some of their top trading ideas for the second half of 2010.
Larry Ellison, founder and chief executive of Oracle, raked in that sum from 1999 to 2009, making him the highest-paid CEO and the next poster boy for the pay prudes.
The traders agree that the market wants to make a big move. Will technical resistance give bears momentum to send stocks whooshing?
Investors should look for companies with strong earnings and growth potential, said Doug Bantum, head of sales at Capstone Investments. He discussed his best plays.
According to the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, specific absorption rate, or SAR, is "a way of measuring the quantity of radio frequency (RF) energy that is absorbed by the body." For a phone to pass FCC certification and be sold in the United States, its maximum SAR level must be less than 1.6 watts per kilogram. In Europe, the level is capped at 2 watts per kilogram while Canada allows a maximum of 1.6 watts per kilogram.
Aren’t you bored with summer fun in the sun? Our traders can hardly wait to say goodbye to the Hamptons and hello to cold winter weather.
The Dow pulled off its fourth-straight gain, led by DuPont after better-than-expected earnings from the chemicals maker. But the gain was more modest than in recent sessions as a drop in consumer confidence tempered investors' enthusiasm. Financials rose, while energy and consumer-discretionary stocks were among the weakest links.
In today's trading session, 42 stocks in the S&P 500 reached a new 52-week high. Here is a look at those companies.
Stocks struggled Tuesday as worries about a drop in consumer confidence offset better-than-expected result from DuPont. Energy and consumer discretionary were among the weakest sectors.
With earnings season in full-swing, the Fast Money traders share what earnings reports they'll be paying attention to.
Stocks turned lower Tuesday as worries about a drop in consumer confidence offset better-than-expected result from DuPont.
iPhone users don’t have to fear criminal charges for jailbreaking their iPhones, thanks to new rules the Library of Congress handed down yesterday. But the hack is still risky.
Can commercial real estate possibly resurrect itself without the mortgage-backed securitization market? It's a chicken and egg question, really. Does commercial real estate need securitization to come back to survive, or will the securitization market return if prices go up?