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    "It's hard to imagine anyone could possibly fill the enormous vacuum left with the tragic death of Steve Jobs. But people are searching hopefully for such a person," and this author thinks that person could be Jeff Bezos.

  • Amazon Earnings Miss

    Amazon.com disappoints investors with its Q3 earnings. A breakdown of the numbers, with Anthony Diclemente, Barclays Capital.

  • Time to sort through more Tweets. Following are your questions about the banks, as well as Google and more.

  • Apple iPad

    The rapid adoption of tablet computers like Apple’s iPad has not reversed the slide in paying customers for news, as many media company executives had hoped the devices would.

  • Have you noticed that there’s a slow, shuffling feeling of dread and impending doom in this economy? References to zombie banks and zombie economy are piling up like bloody coats at a zombie Christmas party. Where are they … gulp … coming from?

  • Over the weekend, it was leaked that Google was interested in helping at least a couple of private equity players to finance a purchase of Yahoo. Most folks have protested loudly against this possibility by concluding that such a deal would never get past the U.S. government.

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    A Booz & Company study found that companies whose innovation strategies are clearly aligned with their business and culture goals delivered 17-percent higher profit growth over five-year periods than those lacking such tight alignment.

  • How Likely is Google Takeover of Yahoo?

    Google is reportedly considering a bid for Yahoo, talking to a couple of PE firms about helping finance a deal, with Colin Gillis, sr. technology analyst at BGC Partners. He also weighs in on Apple stock.

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    The death of Apple founder Steve Jobs this month triggered rounds of soul-searching in China over why the country lacks technology entrepreneurs as successful as Mr Jobs, who came up with products that changed the world. The FT reports.

  • Joey Quits Video

    If you hate your job, or you've ever dreamed of quitting, you've got to watch this video.

  • Here's five dumb things that happened on Wall Street, running the gamut from Research in Motion to coffee.

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    Concern about an effective European bailout has decimated U.S. investor sentiment, causing them to ignore an earnings season that shows stocks offer a great value right now, say analysts.

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    Almost all bank websites will prominently disclose the fees they don't charge. Identifying the fees they do charge is much more difficult, USA Today reports.

  • Steve Jobs | 1955 - 2011

    In his last years, Steven P. Jobs veered from exotic diets to cutting-edge treatments as he fought the cancer that ultimately took his life, according to a new biography to be published on Monday. The New York Times reports.

  • If it weren’t for Europe, the U.S. stock market would be higher, the “Mad Money” host says. And he’s got 10 reasons why.

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft's earnings hit Wall Street's target and revenue beat, helped by strong sales of its Office applications package. Still, shares skidded.

  • We've had quite a few dress rehearsals for the end of the world but this one could be it! Here are some tips for the end. The Four Horsemen? Yeah, turns out, they're My Little Ponies.

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    Earlier this week, Sports Business Journal broke the story that the NFL was starting a venture capital fund, with the owners willing to put in at least $32 million to invest in businesses. I knew I needed to comment on this, but, to be honest, I didn't think I was the most qualified. For that, I went to Dan Shanoff of Quickish, a media company focused on short-form, real-time news curation and discovery.

  • Apple’s stock was hammered after the company reported a rare miss in earnings. So the “Fast” traders debate whether this pullback is a buying opportunity.

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    Apple posted a rare miss on both earnings and revenue as far fewer iPhones were sold during the quarter than expected. Shares tumbled after-hours.