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NEW YORK, April 15- Apple Inc on Tuesday lost an attempt to dismiss lawsuits by state attorneys general accusing it of conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices. Following a non-jury trial, Cote in July found that Apple from 2009 to 2010 conspired with the publishers to raise e-book prices and impede competitors such as Amazon.com Inc..
MINNEAPOLIS— Best Buy's president of U.S. retail stores is leaving the company and his duties will be taken over by the electronics retailer's human resources officer. Best Buy confirmed the change, first reported in the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
Amazon is preparing to roll out a device that features a custom 3D interface and offers Amazon's products and services, according to a report by BGR.
Barcode printer maker Zebra Technologies said it would buy Motorola Solutions enterprise business for $3.45 billion in cash.
While individuals seek to take advantage of dozens of deductions and loopholes, corporations have famously excelled at this game, NYT reports.
Jim Cramer goes beneath the rally. What drove the advance and can it endure?
CHICAGO, April 14- A resounding shot across the bow has been fired at the tech sector in recent weeks. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index is down nearly 5 percent in April through Friday's close and the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index is off 21 percent from its record closing high on Feb. 25.
NEW YORK, April 14- There are many enterprises out there trying to separate you from your tax refund- from splurges such as airlines tickets for a celebratory vacation or for good purposes, like putting it all in a college savings account.
Stronger earnings at Citigroup, the best retail sales gain in 18 months and dovish European Central bankers combined to turn the tide for stocks.
This media company has "Warren Buffett's kind of community newspapers," said Smead Capital Management's Bill Smead, who also likes an insurer and a biotech company.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 11- Amazon.com Inc is preparing to launch its long-rumored smartphone in the second half of the year, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people briefed on the company's plans. Amazon has made great strides into the hardware arena as it seeks to boost sales of digital content and puts its online store in front of more users.
Shares of tech favorites such as Facebook, Netflix and Twitter are 19 percent to 46 percent below their recent peaks. Peak: Jan. 22 at $408.06. Peak: March 11 at $72.59.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Amazon.com plans to release a smartphone in the second half of 2014 according to Dow Jones.
According to the report, the phone's screen will be capable of displaying 3D-like images without the use of special glasses.
The Guild filed papers with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, saying that Google's effort to create the world's largest digital library was violating the rights of authors and stifling competition in the busy Internet book sales market.
As Instagram tries to make money, it finds itself in some ways competing with its own users for ad dollars.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Re/code's Kara Swisher discuss an Amazon.com "Pay-to-Quit" program. If fulfillment center workers aren't happy, the company will give them money to leave.
Amazon said it has started a program called Pay to Quit, in which it offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.
Running a business in Southeast Asia has thrown Maximilian Bittner, founder and CEO of e-commerce site Lazada, several curve balls over the past year.
Developers rushed out patches to fix affected web servers when they disclosed the problem, which affected companies from Amazon, Google, to Yahoo.