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Holiday shoppers with a tablet computer on their gift list this year might be forgiven for feeling a bit overwhelmed. This year, it's no so simple to make a choice.
Business owners and investors are rapidly maneuvering to shield themselves from the prospect of higher taxes next year, a strategy that is sending ripples across Wall Street and broad areas of the economy. The NYT reports.
Google reported sales of more than $4 billion in Britain last year. It paid less than $10 million in taxes. The NYT reports.
Online shopping offers a safe and comfortable respite from unruly crowds, but many people who have gifts shipped to them have the packages left at their doorsteps, and these parcels prove irresistible to thieves.
Evercore added Amazon, Applied Micro Circuits and Vantiv to its "conviction buy" list, with Rocky Agrawal, TechCrunch.
Amazon.com started shipping a larger version of its Kindle Fire HD tablet computer on Thursday. Here's a look at how it compares with the iPad and other tablets with similar screens.
Media conglomerate Time Warner continues to be one of those names on Wall Street that seem to always fly under the radar. Remarkably, this is despite the company's recent string of market-beating performances. TheStreet.com reports.
The world's largest retailer is partnering with Goodies Co., a monthly food subscription service, to offer a taste-testing program.
There’s little doubt Americans love their electronic devices. But questions remain over whether the affection for tablets and smartphones will ring up a happy holiday.
A new crop of alternative lenders such as Kabbage are using software—and sometimes Facebook activity—to gauge businesses and review loan requests within minutes. But the loans can come with hefty fees.
No one wants to disappoint the ones they love. Here are some great gift ideas for every type of person on your list.
In theory, the cloud is great. It simplifies actions, such as billing. It lets businesses reduce their information technology costs. And it claims to be infinitely scalable. In the real world, though, it doesn't always work as well as advertised.
Discussing whether Google is waging a tablet war by making laptops, with Todd Haselton, TechnoBuffalo, and Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies.
Cloud computing is fast becoming as ubiquitous as the clouds circling the Earth. As more and more people depend on “the cloud” to store sensitive data, they also realize it isn’t perfect —and sometimes it fails because of storm surges
With the proliferation of online distribution platforms like Netflix, Amazon and TV Everywhere, there’s never been a better time to be in the media business if you own your content, Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
The U.K. government should avoid trying to help businesses, technology group Aveva’s CEO said on Monday, because government intervention inevitably leads to more legislation and red tape.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including brewers helping Sandy victims, why Bud is canning water, and why a plan to distribute free beer was foiled.
How to play Amazon's stock after the company missed earnings. The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.
Netflix’s move to thwart a takeover by adopting a “poison pill” defense is a “travesty in corporate governance,” billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Thursday on CNBC.
Apple's days of enormous growth spurred by iPhone and iPad sales are over because there's just not enough new market opportunity for the devices, one analyst says.