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  • Comcast CEO on Earnings   Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | 7:15 AM ET
    Comcast CEO on Earnings

    A breakdown of the cable company's Q3 results, with Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman/CEO, who says the numbers are close to analyst expectations. Roberts says the numbers to focus on are cash flow and it was a healthy quarter for the company. He also weighs in on the company's acquisition of NBC Universal.

  • European Leaders May Upstage the Fed Tuesday, 1 Nov 2011 | 8:20 PM ET
    E.U. Flags

    European leaders gathering for an emergency meeting Wednesday in Cannes could get more attention than Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, unless he has a surprise policy move up his sleeve.

  • Media Earnings: Ads & Digital In the Spotlight Tuesday, 1 Nov 2011 | 3:14 PM ET

    We're headed into a slew of earnings this week from media giants—on both the content and distribution side. Whether we're talking about content creators like News Corp and Time Warner or kings of distribution like Comcast and Time Warner Cable, there are a couple key themes that will impact the whole industry. Here's what to watch as earnings reports roll out this week and next.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Like an unpleasant relative, the European debt crisis came back for a visit Monday and may still be hanging around on Tuesday.

  • Television Industry Veteran Dan Burke Dies at 82 Wednesday, 26 Oct 2011 | 5:46 PM ET
    Daniel B. Burke

    Daniel Burke, a media industry veteran who helped create Capital Cities/ABC before it was sold to Walt Disney, has died of complications from diabetes. He was 82.

  • Paid Tweets are a Gray Area for Athletes and Celebrities Wednesday, 26 Oct 2011 | 1:57 PM ET

    Earlier this month, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick tweeted: "Check these prizes from the McDonald's monopoly game," and included a link. Next to the tweet it said "spon," which I assume meant sponsored. So I called up McDonald's and asked them if they were now sponsoring Michael Vick.

  • Jobs Had Figured Out How to Transform TV: Book Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 3:41 PM ET
    Steve Jobs

    Before he died, Steve Jobs believed he had figured out a way to transform television—just as he had done with computers, music players and cell phone.

  • Reaction: NFL Starts Venture Capital Firm Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | 1:49 PM ET
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    Earlier this week, Sports Business Journal broke the story that the NFL was starting a venture capital fund, with the owners willing to put in at least $32 million to invest in businesses. I knew I needed to comment on this, but, to be honest, I didn't think I was the most qualified. For that, I went to Dan Shanoff of Quickish, a media company focused on short-form, real-time news curation and discovery.

  • GE's Immelt: US Must Invest...Solyndra or Not Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 7:17 PM ET
    Jeff Immelt

    To get its confidence back, America needs less regulation and more innovation even if that means some failed ventures using taxpayer money, General Electric Chairman Jeff Immelt told CNBC Thursday.

  • Steve Jobs — More Than a Gadget Guru Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 4:10 PM ET
    Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs was so much more than a gadget guru — he challenged movie, music, video game gurus, and even the advertising to "think different." Jobs left a massive legacy across the media business, pushing for an overhaul of content distribution.

  • Are Rising Corporate Cyber Attacks a Conspiracy? Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 3:40 PM ET
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    High-profile cyber intrusions, mixed with anonymous mechanized threats and curiously timed offline periods for major corporations, have prompted conspiracy theorists to wonder if hackers are trying to undermine big business or the economy.

  • Stocks Close Near Highs, Led by Materials Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 4:23 PM ET

    Stocks rallied sharply in the final minutes of trading to finish near their highs in another volatile session Wednesday, buoyed by a handful of better-than-expected economic news and amid optimism over the euro zone.

  • Microsoft's XBox 360 Gets a Slew of New TV Content Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:12 PM ET
    Xbox 360 System with Kinect

    Microsoft just announced a slew of new content partners to make its XBox 360 Live platform the entertainment hub of your living room.

  • When MSFT and Xbox Meet TV   Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 10:15 AM ET
    When MSFT and Xbox Meet TV

    Microsoft is set to make a big announcement today with its Xbox. Rumor has it that Steve Ballmer is bringing TV service to your game console. Rick Sherlund, Nomura Securities, shares his insight from the Oracle World Conference.

  • Even before last week's stock-market sell-off—the biggest losing streak in three years—large-cap stocks were getting thumped, despite analysts' and money managers' claims they're among the best bets. But the record tells a different story.

  • Trump Says He May Run for President as Independent Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 8:42 AM ET
    Donald Trump

    Don't count Donald Trump out yet: The firebrand businessman says he is still contemplating a run for president if the current horserace doesn't turn out to his liking.

  • Go for These 'Mega Cap' Stocks: Birinyi Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    "Mega Cap" stocks with high yields and projected earnings growth make for “high quality, fundamentally sound possible ‘buy ideas,’” said a Birinyi Associates research note.

  • Trump Changes Gears, Now Buying Bluechip Stocks Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 8:45 AM ET
    Donald Trump

    Known more for his real estate deal-making, Donald Trump said he is now buying stocks.

  • Dow Ends 8-Day Losing Streak, S&P Up for 2011 Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 4:19 PM ET

    Stocks recovered from a sharp selloff in volatile trading Wednesday with the Dow breaking an eight-day losing streak, despite a handful of weak economic news, ongoing euro zone jitters and a possible U.S. credit downgrade.

  • Slo-o-o-w Money: Hot Stock in Cold Market Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 1:45 PM ET

    Find out the name Fast trader Patty Edwards thinks is the best way to find shelter in this economic storm.