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  • Stocks rise for third day with Fed decision ahead Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 4:05 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    Stocks fluctuated on Tuesday a day before the Federal Reserve's policy decision.

  • Why an Amazon smartphone could be a big bust Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 2:05 PM ET

    Amazon's smartphone move may turn out to be a big mistake, industry experts say.

  • Facebook brand engagement plummets, study shows Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 12:59 PM ET

    If you were wondering how much value is in Facebook ads, a new study by the site Simply Measured might make you think twice.

  • Big tobacco companies crowd into e-cigarette biz Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 12:42 PM ET

    Electronic cigarettes, promoted as a healthier alternative to tobacco, are getting powerful new backers: big tobacco firms. NYT reports.

  • One argument for selling the Los Angeles Kings Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    Fans celebrate after the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers to win the Stanley Cup on June 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

    Sitting atop LA's shaky sports scene, the Stanley Cup champs may never fetch a higher price for their corporate owners.

  • Will TV be free again? Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Chet Kanojia, founder and CEO of Aereo

    Back to the future: This cloud-based antenna and DVR technology allows consumers to watch live or recorded HD broadcast television for free.

  • Over 15,000 channels to choose from, no cable bill Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    George Strompolos, founder and CEO of Fullscreen

    Old-guard media conglomerates are consolidating, but the hottest acquisitions targets are the multichannel networks like Fullscreen.

  • A company putting the gas station out of business Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Pasquale Romano, CEO of ChargePoint

    Imagine a line of cars waiting to use an EV charging station and weeds growing on an abandoned Exxon lot. That's ChargePoint's vision.

  • BOSTON, June 17- Apple Inc, criticized in the past for greenhouse gas emissions, use of toxic materials and the hiring of underage workers, has improved its practices and earned better scores from groups such as Greenpeace. That's good news for environmentally-aware mutual funds that hold Apple for another big reason- it makes money.

  • Summer savings: 2 Cramer faves going on sale? Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 6:29 PM ET

    Don’t go shopping yet. Cramer thinks two quality stocks will go on sale over the summer.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 12- Walt Disney Co expects global retail sales from its 10- month-old Infinity video game to reach $1 billion even as rivals also combine physical toys with video games, Jimmy Pitaro, president of the company's interactive unit, said in an interview.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 12- Walt Disney Co expects revenue from its 10- month-old Infinity video game to reach $1 billion even as rivals also combine physical toys with video games, Jimmy Pitaro, president of the company's interactive unit, said in an interview.

  • Why the big 3 game giants need the little guys Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo, looking to expand the content their game offerings, are courting independent developers.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 10- Nintendo Co Ltd offered the first glimpse at interactive figurines of Mario and other characters on Tuesday at video gaming expo E3, aiming to fire up sales of its two-year-old Wii U console, which have fallen far short of targets.

  • U.S. stocks tallied slight gains on Monday, with benchmark indexes again closing at records.

  • June 9- Mark Zuckerberg and other members of Facebook Inc's board have been sued by a shareholder who claimed a policy letting them annually award directors more than $150 million of stock each if they choose is unreasonably generous. Facebook spokeswoman Genevieve Grdina said in an email: "The lawsuit is without merit and we will defend ourselves vigorously."

  • Is Amazon gaming's sleeping giant? Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 11:06 AM ET
    Amazon's vice president of games, Mike Frazzini, talks about the gaming components of the Amazon Fire TV, a new device that allows users to stream video, music, photos, games and more through their television, on April 2, 2014 in New York City.

    Just as video game publishers are getting used to the disruption Apple and Google brought to the industry, another shake-up might be looming.

  • 10 best-selling video games (so far) of 2014 Saturday, 7 Jun 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    With the release of the PS4 and Xbox One, there's a new mid-year sales leader in the videogame industry—and it's not Call of Duty for a change.

  • Analyze Yodaspeak you will Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 1:55 PM ET

    "Star Wars" fans are turning phrases into Yodaspeak and Grammarly has come up with rules for speaking like the small Jedi. They call it "yodifying."

  • Disney's Maker could lay off 10% of staff: Report Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 8:25 AM ET
    The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

    Disney's Maker Studios plans to lay off about 10 percent of the workforce, Variety reports.