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While the Independence Day holiday is over, the media and tech industry is readying its own brand of fireworks as a veritable who's who of executives and up-and-comers descend on a tiny town in Idaho for Allen & Company's idyllic Sun Valley Conference.
So Amazon is reportedly working on a smartphone. Crazy? Not entirely.
If Apple launches a smaller iPad tablet to compete with Google's Nexus 7 Tablet, it won't be priced quite as low as Google's $199 tablet, but will still be competitively priced, Channing Smith, Capital Advisors vice president, tells CNBC.
"Silicon Beach", is attracting talent and funding for tech startups, entrepreneurs drawn to LA's ability to brand and sell ideas...plus the weather.
As online shopping has surged, traditional retailers have lost millions in sales to so-called showrooming — when shoppers check out products in stores that they then buy from websites. Now some big retailers are taking a new approach, The New York Times reports.
A failure in Amazon’s cloud computing service might prompt some companies to re-examine their dependence on such services.
Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt laid out his strategy for cashing in on the crowded tablet market with the Nexus 7 in an interview with CNBC on Friday.
There's been lots of talk about whether Apple will launch a 7-inch tablet that goes head to head with the Fire and now the Nexus 7.
It’s hard to find a trader willing to make a bullish bet on RIM, but we looked far and wide and found Dan Nathan.
Apple and Microsoft have both unveiled new software and hardware this month and now Google, the other tech giant, is taking the stage to show-off its latest and greatest products.
Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:
On June 26 1997, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was first published by Bloomsbury Publishing, with an initial run of only 500 copies in hardcover. On the 15th anniversary of that date, Nigel Newton, the CEO and founder of Bloomsbury published called Harry Potter "transformative" for the company.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
The Dow drops again to start the week; Lennar to in talks to talk $1.7 billion in loans from China; Facebook COO to join the board; Microsoft buys Yammer and Moody’s downgrades 28 Spanish Banks.
Wall Street suffered through another rough day Monday, with stocks dropping more than 1 percent on worries over the effect the European debt crisis would have on the global economy.
The long-rumoured Google Nexus 7 tablet may have been leaked, according to reports. Gizmodo Australia said it had viewed a training document for the device, which is said to run a Tegra 3 chip and sport Jelly Bean, the latest version of Google's Android mobile OS.
If you hold onto an investment for longer than five days, consider yourself the new millennium’s version of Benjamin Graham.
Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
Netflix bulls felt as smooth as Don Draper of Mad Men in the first quarter of this year, only to then find themselves as lonely as Steven Van Zandt’s character in Lillehammer in the second quarter.
Microsoft and Madison Avenue are in a battle unlike anything we’ve seen for years. They’re fighting over the future of Internet advertising, and the $70 billion annual global ad business is at stake.