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  • China to Wall Street: The Side-Door Shuffle Sunday, 24 Jul 2011 | 9:48 AM ET
    Great Wall of China

    With some deft financial maneuvers, a number of Chinese businesses have gone public in the US without some usual hurdles. At issue now is who should bear responsibility for the bursting of yet another Wall Street bubble, the New York Times Reports.

  • Is Hulu Boxed In? Sunday, 24 Jul 2011 | 9:37 AM ET
    Hulu Plus on an iPad

    Hulu has helped to free television from the tyranny of the TV set, but questions about how to make money off online content pose a challenge to the Web site’s future and eventual buyer, the New York Times reports.

  • Lowell McAdam

    Verizon Communications is seeing "robust growth" in cloud computing because customers are looking to lower their IT costs, Lowell McAdam, the incoming CEO, told CNBC Friday.

  • Should Apple Buy Hulu? Friday, 22 Jul 2011 | 1:19 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders debate whether such a deal would make sense.

  • The Best Tech Trades Friday, 22 Jul 2011 | 11:25 AM ET
    The Best Tech Trades

    A look at the best buying opportunities in tech right now, including Apple, IBM and Google, with Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital and Ashok Kumar, Rodman & Renshaw.

  • Golden Sule Pagoda, Rangoon, Myanmar

    Myanmar's kyat currency has appreciated 20 percent in the past year, squeezing traders and exporters who are struggling to break even as inflation pushes up costs and the new government does nothing to tame the currency's rise.

  • Bailout Agreement Seen Pushing Europe Stocks Up Friday, 22 Jul 2011 | 2:07 AM ET
    Share Price chart

    European stocks were set to open higher on Friday, as euro zone leaders finally agreed on a fresh bailout for Greece and on enhanced powers for the monetary union's rescue fund.

  • Heavy morning traffic, Thamrin Street, Jakarta, Indonesia

    Foreign direct investment in Indonesia surged 21 percent in the second quarter of 2011 from a year earlier, as strong commodity prices attracted investors into the mining sector in the world's top exporter of thermal coal and tin.

  • ‘Made in Japan’ Brand Still Resilient Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 7:38 PM ET
    Sony Building

    Corporate Japan has been trapped in a multi-decade long slump, but ‘Made in Japan’ is still demonstrating remarkable resilience, with brands including Sony, Panasonic and Canon dominating the list of the most valued brands in Asia-Pacific for 2011, according to a recent survey by global media firm Haymarket Media.

  • Pro: Despite Rally, Tech Growth is Slowing Down Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 7:14 PM ET

    Dan Niles of Alpha One Capital Partners explains why he thinks its time to face reality in tech.

  • Tech Surge Just a Mirage? Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 5:30 PM ET
    Tech Surge Just a Mirage?

    Dan Niles, co-CIO of Alpha One Capital Partners, discusses the recent run-up in tech stocks.

  • Microsoft Tops Forecasts but Soft PC Sales Hurt Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 5:13 PM ET

    The software giant topped earnings forecasts, helped by sales of its Office software and Xbox game consoles, but profit from its core Windows fell on soft PC sales.  Its shares wobbled in after-hours trading.

  • Social Media History Becomes a New Job Hurdle Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 9:59 AM ET

    Companies have long used criminal background checks, credit reports and even searches on Google and LinkedIn to probe the previous lives of prospective employees. Now, some companies are requiring job candidates to also pass a social media background check, the New York Times reports.

  • Google in Talks to Buy InterDigital: Report Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011 | 10:36 AM ET
    Google Search

    Google is in preliminary talks to buy InterDigital, a wireless technology company, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal, which cited sources close to the discussions.

  • Apple Breaks $400 Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 5:00 PM ET
    Apple Breaks $400

    Apple stock soars on better-than-expected earnings results, with the Fast Money crew. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Colin Gillis, BGC sr. technology analyst, weigh in.

  • What Cramer Expects of Apple's Earnings Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 11:12 AM ET

    Plus, how the "Mad Money" host is trading Chipotle Mexican Grill ahead of earnings Tuesday.

  • Facebook Ad Prices Soar More Than 74 Percent Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 10:56 AM ET
    MLB page on Facebook

    The cost of placing ads on Facebook is rising rapidly as more big brands begin to move their television and print spending on advertising onto the world’s largest social network, two recent reports have revealed.

  • Wall Street sign

    Traders are hoping earnings will continue to emerge as a bright spot Tuesday, when a string of major blue chips report ahead of the market open and Apple reports after the closing bell.

  • capitol_building_wallstreet_200.jpg

    Debt drama in the US and Europe continues next week just as earnings season gets into full swing. It's going to be a volatile week for the market.

  • Cramer: Google to $740 Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 7:02 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host explains his new price target for Internet giant.