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  • 'House of Cards' dealt Netflix a winning hand Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 3:01 AM ET

    The political drama launched Netflix's expansion into original programming two years ago, a risky bet that might have toppled the Internet video service had " House of Cards" flopped and squandered its estimated $100 million investment. Producing that much original content would have seemed like a long shot before " House of Cards" first established Netflix as...

  • Power Play: Bullish case for international stocks Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 2:03 PM ET
    A Royal Mail Group postal worker on his delivery round in Manchester, U.K.

    Mark Travis likes Royal Mail Group in international play.

  • Apple faces second suit from victorious patent firm Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    Feb 26- Fresh off a $532.9 million jury win against Apple Inc, a Texas company is again suing the tech giant, this time over the same patents' use in devices introduced after the original case was underway. Smartflash LLC aims to make Apple pay for using the patent licensing firm's technology without permission in devices not be included in the previous case, such as...

  • Obama flip-flops on FCC transparency: Chaffetz Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:32 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

    President Obama has not supported Congress in getting clarity from the FCC on net neutrality, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee tells CNBC.

  • Cuban on net neutrality: It will be whac-a-mole Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Enshrining net neutrality into Federal Communications Communications rules subjects the Internet to the whims of politicians, Mark Cuban tells CNBC.

  • Who wins—and who loses—on net neutrality rules Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    A demonstrator holds a sign in support of net neutrality outside the Federal Communications Commission headquarters in Washington, May 14, 2014.

    The FCC is widely expected to pass new rules Thursday that classify the Internet as a public utility, and there's a clear list of winners and losers.

  • Don’t chase unicorns, chase dragons: Expert Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:56 PM ET

    VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.

  • Technology is not a job killer: Walter Isaacson Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Walter Isaacson

    Don't blame the robots for killing jobs. Contrary to popular belief, technology actually creates jobs, says former CNN and Time chief Walter Isaacson.

  • Amazon hires former Obama press secretary: Report Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 10:43 AM ET
    Jay Carney

    Amazon.com has hired President Barack Obama's former spokesman Jay Carney as senior vice president for worldwide corporate affairs, Politico reported.

  • Father of net neutrality: Rules won't kill spending Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 9:54 AM ET

    The man who coined the phrase net neutrality rejects the idea that enforcing the policy would lead to reduced investment in broadband.

  • What net neutrality means for companies, consumers  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan and CNET Senior Editor Maggie Reardon talk about what the FCC's net neutrality vote could mean for consumers and companies.

  • Trading FCC's net neutrality smackdown Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler

    The best trades ahead of the vote by the Federal Communications Commission on net neutrality.

  • SHANGHAI, Feb 26- A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created a host of online retail rivals for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc catering to shoppers' fears about the quality and safety of local everyday goods. Several, including SF Express and state-owned Sinotrans, have jumped into a field dominated by JD.com Inc, Alibaba's...

  • Chinese rivals chase Alibaba in e-commerce race Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 6:23 PM ET

    A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created online retail rivals for the bigger names, catering to shoppers' fears about product safety.

  • Cramer: The stock rotation ruining your portfolio Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 6:19 PM ET

    Jim Cramer sees a rotation happening in this sector right now. Don't let these stocks ruin your portfolio.

  • SHANGHAI, Feb 26- A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created a host of online retail rivals for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc catering to shoppers' fears about the quality and safety of local everyday goods. Smaller local internet firms like Netease Inc, which partnered last month with Sinotrans to set up an online bazaar, are also...

  • Four survivor CEOs since Nasdaq last hit 5,000 Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 12:44 PM ET
    Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc. and founder of Blue Origin LLC

    Almost 15 years have passed since the Nasdaq first broke the 5,000 mark. Now, the index is poised to pass that again.

  • Correction: Target-Free Shipping story Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 12:29 PM ET

    NEW YORK— In a story Feb. 23 about Target Corp.' s free shipping policy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Overstock.com offers free shipping only to loyalty club members. The story also changes the spelling and capitalization in several instances of Wal-Mart to conform with Associated Press style:. The minimum takes aim at competitors Wal-Mart...

  • RadioShack to slow sale process; GameStop eyes stores Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 12:20 PM ET

    WILMINGTON, Del, Feb 25- Bankrupt RadioShack Corp will slow the process of selling its surviving stores, while GameStop Corp has expressed interest in some of its 1,100 locations that are being closed this month, a lawyer for the electronics retailer told a judge on Wednesday. RadioShack entered Chapter 11 bankruptcy earlier this month with about 4,000 stores.

  • How this obscurity became a tech star, in one year Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    Docker CEO Ben Golub speaking at DockerCon (a developer conference), in Amsterdam last December.

    Docker spent 2014 partnering with the world's biggest tech companies to emerge from obscurity and become one of the hottest software start-ups.