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The star of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show wasn’t even there, says CNBC contributor David Pogue.
Power to the people. The rapid rise of social networks and mobile commerce has put consumers in the driver’s seat when it comes to their retail purchases like never before.
Online content company Demand Media is well on its way to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under DMD by the end of January. Today it cleared an SEC hurdle, priced its shares, and kicked off a two-week road show with lead underwriters Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.
With so much talk about how to trade in the wake of the new Verizon iPhone, we put together all the plays from the Fast friends in one post.
You’d think that after months of speculation, the introduction of the iPhone on the Verizon network would send the Street jumping for joy. But VZ is selling off...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange vowed Tuesday to step up his site's release of secret documents while he fights extradition to Sweden, as his lawyers argued that sending him to Stockholm could land him in Guantanamo Bay or on U.S. death row.
While the broader economy starts to recover, the housing market is being left behind. The decline in home values is now officially worse than it was during the Depression.
Groupon has completed a $950 million round of financing from a broad consortium of investors.
A complaint filed by the SEC today alleges that Robert Feinblatt—a principle and cofounder of Trivium Capital Management—engaged in insider trading in Google stock, as well as in the stocks of other tech companies.
The Consumer Electronics Show proved to be a lot more vibrant than I expected. The buzz going in was that everything was “me, too,” and nothing innovative would be being shown. Instead, the press conferences jumped the gun and were early by a day, and the show itself was mobbed. It turned out to be a banner year for product introductions and excitement.
The worst-kept secret in technology is about to become official. Verizon has scheduled an announcement on Tuesday, and just about everyone says it’s to tell the world exactly when it will begin servicing the iPhone.
Concerned by the wave of requests for customer data from law enforcement agencies, Google last year set up an online tool showing the frequency of these requests in various countries. In the first half of 2010, it counted more than 4,200 in the United States. The New York Times reports.
U.S. officials have issued a subpoena to demand details about WikiLeaks' Twitter account, according to court documents obtained Saturday. WikiLeaks says other American Internet companies may also have been ordered to hand over information about its activities.
The December jobs report may have disappointed some but there are signs that the market is improving — as everything from earnings forecasts to a homeless guy's story seems to indicate.
Facebook says that it will begin reporting its financial results by April 2012, setting the stage for a likely public stock offering, according to a document sent by Goldman Sachs to potential investors. The New York Times reports.
It went from a heartwarming story to schadenfreude within his 15 minutes of fame: A dirt-digging web site has found that Ted Williams, the homeless guy who stunned the Internet world with his golden voice, has a 20-year criminal record.
Long before the rest of the corporate world has figured out how best to adopt the latest tech trend, porn companies have dissected it and found a way to make money from it.--and wireless os no exception.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
The tech giant today introduced a new business called "Cisco Videoscape," which combines traditional TV service, streaming web video, and access to social networks like Facebook
Moving to the sidelines in Google may have looked like a smooth move at the time, but as it turns out, Joe Terranova fumbled this play.