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Internet-delivered TV, which until recently was unready for prime time, is the new front in the war for Americans’ attention spans, The New York Times reports.
Google is launching a same-day delivery service called Google Shopping Express to rival Amazon's Prime business, according to a report.
The past five years haven't been the brightest for the economy or consumers, but that hasn't held back retail stocks. It's been the consumer that has led the way for the Dow Jones Industrial Average since the Oct. 9, 2007, closing peak for the blue chip index, with two retailers landing among the top five performers since that time.
Chinese hackers are one problem. But so are employees who put company information online with their smartphones and tablets.
Despite Best Buy's better-than-expected earnings and revenue, one analyst likened it to the Titanic on an iceberg crash course.
Groupon fired CEO Andrew Mason on Thursday afternoon. Mason said he's leaving because he's become a distraction for the company as it continues its turnaround. But how can it turn itself around? TheStreet.com reports.
Consumer electronics giant Best Buy reported quarterly earnings and revenue that exceeded Wall Street's expectations.
Consumers may be more willing to give something new a try, but their standards are incredibly high and their criteria for long-term adoption are very strict, warns this pro.
More than 200 companies have signed on to a supporting brief calling for the Supreme Court to overturn part of the Defense of Marriage Act. The NYT reports.
Value investor Bob Olstein explains why he thinks Amazon is poised to drop 50 percent over the next few years. CNBC's Gary Kaminsky, weighs in.
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze's effort to take the company private is in trouble after attempts to secure financing faltered, while an alternative strategy to line up minority investors may not pan out either, Reuters reported.
Cyberattacks are happening and are a serious threat, but companies may not want to reveal them for fears of liability and brand damage.
The "Mad Money" host reveals what he plans to follow in the days to come.
Hollywood's 2012 blockbuster films lifted ticket sales and stemmed a seven-year free fall in sales of DVD's and other home entertainment.
Britain's tax authority on Thursday published the names of what it described as "tax cheats" for the first time, part of efforts to address public anger over tax evasion at a time of economic austerity.
Fandeavor.com offers unique game-day experiences for fans, and was funded by the VegasTech Fund. Led by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, the fund is part of a broader push to revitalize downtown Las Vegas.
Dennis Tito, who paid a reported $20 million for a ride on a Russian spacecraft, is said to be backing a privately funded, possibly manned, shot at Mars.
Sony acknowledged that the stakes are high as it introduced its new Playstation 4 console, saying that the new gaming ecosystem aims to revolutionize play.
Best Buy received 2 analyst upgrades today. How to play the news, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Abigail Doolittle, the Seaport Group.
Best Buy shares are up nearly 47 percent so far this year, making the stock the second best performer in the S&P 500 behind Netflix shares' 110-percent gain, but analyst upgrades Tuesday suggest the stock may have even more room to run.