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Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
Always connected and always online: welcome to the social supercloud. The Facebook era of social networking is changing the notion of friendship and collaboration in several ways.
The festival, launched in 1989 to draw attention to this city's vibrant music scene, has morphed into a magnet for technology companies — start-ups and large corporations alike — and Hollywood, too. SXSW Interactive runs through Tuesday, giving way to the music festival that runs through Sunday; SXSW's film portion ends Saturday.
As the House begins debate on the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (‘JOBS’ Act), one of America’s most successful entrepreneurs, Steve Case, is urging members to “seize the moment”.
Ten companies have stopped advertising on Limbaugh's program on Clear Channel's Radio Network, after the radio host insulted Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke.
You've probably heard that Yahoo's toast because it's nowhere in Mobile and Cloud, the two defining buzzwords in tech today.
KNTV's Scott Budman reports Sprint has walked away from a major deal with MetroPCS; Japanese regulators say AIJ Investment Advisors lost $2 billion dollars in pension assets it managed; shares of Kenneth Cole Productions soared after Kenneth Cole himself offered to buyback shares of the company; Starboard Value doesn't like the way AOL is being run, so it filed to nominate five people to the board; and shares of TiVo slid 3% after it issued a downbeat forecast.
What’s with the focus on health? Given that the system in the U.S. is more or less a train wreck, there are simply a lot of problems that technology can fix — or at least that's what a new crop of entrepreneurs are hoping.
Univision and Walt Disney are in talks to create a 24-hour news channel for Latinos in English, two sources close to the negotiations said Monday.
Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers:
After ringing the opening bell on the New York Stock Exchange today, AOL founder and Startup America chairman Steve Case spoke with Squawk on the Street about how the government can make it easier for entrepreneurs to create successful companies.
With AOL betting big on hyper-local, should you bet the company is ahead of the curve? Or has the world passed it by?
Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO, discusses the newest technologies coming out of CES this year; plans to monetize Patch; and his company's long-term growth strategy. Also, the Fast Money traders weigh in on the play in the tech space.
NBC Universal will launch new English-language latino news site in 2012, using resources from subsidiary Telemundo to better compete with Spanish-language giant Univision.
In its latest executive action, the White House announced new steps Thursday to spur startup businesses and help them access $2 billion in resources.
Revolution LLC's $450 million venture fund will focus on East Coast consumer technology "speedups," companies that "already have some traction" but have not "broken through to the big time," CEO Steve Case told CNBC Friday.
Steve Case says bipartisan efforts by the U.S. Congress will help entrepreneurs be successful, and thereby reduce the unemployment rate, he told Squawk Box this morning.
With hedge funds attracting the best talent and ETFs offering a lower cost alternative to retail investors, Bill Miller may be the last rock star to emerge from the mutual fund industry.
Help the entrepreneurs and you'll get more than new products — you'll get thousands of new jobs, AOL co-founder Steve Case told CNBC.
Focusing on companies with earnings growth at a reasonable price, a strong balance sheet and financial condition, and dividends.