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Facebook, the social networking site, announced on Thursday that it now has one billion monthly active users and the company’s CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg called it “an amazing honor.”
Every Wednesday, a bar in central Tokyo hosts an unusual speed-dating event. There are drinks and plenty of coy looks. But the young people at the bar aren’t here for romance. The NYT reports.
Toys ‘R Us is the latest retailer to begin offering streaming and downloading video for sale.
TOKYO, Oct 4- Japan's Nikkei share average is set to rise on Thursday after more data showed the U.S. economic recovery is gathering steam, but gains will likely be capped by wariness ahead of European Central Bank and Bank of Japan meetings starting later in the day. Nikkei futures in Chicago closed at 8,790, up 0.5 percent from the close in Osaka.
TOKYO, Oct 4- KDDI Corp is in the final stages of talks with Apple Inc to sell a new version of its iPad expected for release in Japan next month, in a move that would end rival Softbank Corp's monopoly on cellular-enabled iPads, the Nikkei business daily reported.
NEW YORK, Oct 3- Hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb built a major position in distressed Greek government bonds in September, according to a monthly report and quarterly letter he sent to his investors.
FRANKFURT/ NEW YORK, Oct 3- T-Mobile USA, which plans to merge with MetroPCS, will have to overcome technology hurdles to be able to take on bigger rivals Verizon Wireless, AT&T Inc and Sprint Nextel Corp.
SEOUL, Oct 4- Following is a list of events in South Korea as well as news stories and press reports that may influence financial markets. TOP STORIES> S.Korea c.bank switches tack to encourage growth> Google withdraws patent complaint against Apple.
With Apple announcing so many products this year (iPhone 5, new Macs, new iPad and now an iPad Mini), what could the new tablet mean for investors? TheStreet.com reports.
The summer stock market rally has lost steam, with equities treading water since their mid-September highs. But some market pros expect the rally to resume after this recent pause.
The roughly $6 billion fund, run by Chase Coleman and Feroz Dewan, has been the darling of the investment community for its string of strong returns at a time when the average hedge fund is delivering only low single-digit returns. At the end of the second quarter the New York- based fund listed Apple Inc, Yandex NV and Google Inc.
According to a report by Zero Hedge, Apple's subsidiary Braeburn Capital is managing $117.2 billion. David Pearl, Epoch Investment Partners, and Brian Blair, Wedge Partners, offer insight.
Two of the nation's low-cost wireless carriers, T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS are merging. John Legere, T-Mobile president & CEO, offers insight.
With a new start-up planning to give away wireless data for free, wireless carriers may be in for a big wake-up call.
The upcoming release of the iPad Mini raises the question of what it will do to Apple’s profit margins, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget said Wednesday on CNBC.
The upcoming release of the iPad Mini leaves a question of what it will do to Apple's profit margins, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget says.
Apple's smaller iPad, dubbed the iPad mini, is currently in production, according to a report.
The boards of both companies voted on Wednesday to approve the deal, which will see Deutsche Telekom hold 74 percent and MetroPCS 26 percent in the combined entity.
Recently Sprint has been a turnaround story: brand recognition has improved since it began offering customers the iPhone and Galaxy S, and the company has entered the LTE tablet market, boosting revenue and allowing the company to slowly reduce debt.
*T-Mobile USA CEO says sees minimal customer losses from network migration,. *T-Mobile USA CEO says to have phones available for Metropcs customers moving. *T-Mobile USA CEO declines to comment on whether the company will work with.