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  • Who needs the Web? Two retailers defy the trend Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 1:36 PM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of a Ross Stores location in San Francisco.

    TJX and Ross are growing sales faster than the overall industry, with limited or no online revenue.

  • Alibaba is entering this hotly contested market Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma gestures while giving a speech at National Taiwan University in Taipei March 3, 2015.

    Alibaba is launching a cloud computing hub, underscoring its global ambitions in the face of stiff and entrenched competition.

  • Cramer's Mad Dash: AMZN  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 9:22 AM ET

    Jim Cramer explains why he is watching shares of Amazon.com after its target price was raised.

  • HANGZHOU, China, March 4- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is launching a cloud computing hub in Silicon Valley on Wednesday, the e-commerce giant's first outside of China, underscoring its global ambitions in the face of stiff and entrenched competition. Alibaba's Aliyun cloud division intends the new data center to cater initially to Chinese companies with...

  • FAA wants to speed approval process for drones Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 7:03 PM ET
    Drone with camera

    The FAA is seeking ways to speed up the approval process for commercial drone operations by grouping multiple applications together.

  • Cramer: 6 worries that could turn into disaster Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    Jim Cramer sees six issues that could spell disaster ahead for the economy if not addressed now.

  • US Supreme Court allows 'Amazon tax' challenge Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 1:13 PM ET

    The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that federal courts have the authority to rule in a dispute over Colorado's Internet tax law.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 3- Venture capitalist John Doerr, credited with backing Amazon.com Inc, Google Inc and many other technology companies, is set to testify on Tuesday in a gender discrimination trial involving his firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield& Byers. Doerr, viewed as the firm's leader, is likely to discuss his treatment of former partner Ellen Pao, his chief of...

  • Wheeler: Obama didn't influence net neutrality vote Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 9:20 AM ET
    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler gestures at the FCC's net neutrality hearing in Washington on Feb. 26, 2015.

    FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler tells CNBC he decided to support net neutrality independently, and not because Obama backed the regulations.

  • 19 stocks that will take Nasdaq to 6,000 Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:41 AM ET
    Amazon's Jeff Bezos

    If the bullish trend remains intact, here are the stocks that could lift the Nasdaq to 6,000.

  • BEIJING, March 3- China's JD.com Inc, the biggest e-commerce rival to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, posted a 73 percent rise in revenue for the three months through December, topping estimates as it expanded sales across more consumer goods categories. Revenue for JD.com' s fourth quarter rose to $5.6 billion versus the $5.3 billion average estimate of 13 analysts...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 2- Less than three months after U.S. and Cuban officials agreed to restore diplomatic ties, Amazon.com Inc appears to be laying the groundwork to ship packages to Cuba. A "ship to Cuba" button was seen on Monday on Amazon's website by Reuters correspondents in Havana. It is unclear how quickly Amazon, the largest U.S. online retailer, could start...

  • TORONTO, March 2- Canadian entrepreneur and venture capitalist Roger Hardy said on Monday he is looking to take an online shoe retailing company public this year to tap investor appetite for e-commerce businesses. Hardy told Reuters by phone that he expects the company, which will be called Shoes.com Technologies Ltd, to record net revenue $250 million in...

  • This is not your daddy's Nasdaq 5,000 Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:20 PM ET
    Nasdaq market board at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York.

    On an inflation-adjusted basis, we show how the main components of the Nasdaq index have almost completely changed from 15 years ago.

  • NXP-Freescale merger makes 'true powerhouse': CEO Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:52 AM ET

    NXP's acquisition of Freescale shows that semiconductors are a "consolidating industry," NXP CEO Rick Clemmer said.

  • As Nasdaq hits 5,000, is it time to worry? Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 10:32 AM ET
    The Times Square news-ticker announces the NASDAQ composite index topping 5,000 points on March 2, 2015 in New York City.

    The Nasdaq has hit 5,000 for the first time since March 2000. There are signs of froth aplenty, but here's why it's not like the late 90's bubble.

  • Big shifts seen in retail  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    Major retailers are going through big changes amid online sales growth.

  • Apple vs. Exxon: What's the better buy? Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    If you could pick one stock, Apple or Exxon, which would it be? Scott Fearon, author of "Dead Companies Walking" has a pick that might surprise you.

  • Drones take off as investor money flies in Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:23 AM ET
    A SteadiDrone QU4D aerial drone fitted with a GoPro video camera.

    Now that the FAA has published its proposed rules on drones, expect to soon see unmanned miniature planes flying over public spaces.

  • FCC vote could help Comcast-TWC deal: Analyst Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 9:33 AM ET
    FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler listens during the net neutrality hearing in Washington on Feb. 26, 2015.

    The new net neutrality regulations may persuade the Justice Department to OK the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, analyst Daniel Ernst tells CNBC.