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SEATTLE, May 20- Microsoft's plan to make its new version of Windows a mobile hit by letting it accept tweaked Apple and Android apps has met an obstacle: some of the software developers the company needs to woo just aren't interested. Windows phones accounted for just 3 percent of global smartphone sales last year, compared with about 81 percent for devices with...
NEW YORK, May 6- Amy Paternite, a real estate agent in Maplewood, New Jersey, is getting used to hearing from clients in their late twenties and early thirties who say they never thought they would leave New York City for the suburbs. "They still want good restaurants, but now it's also about space, affordability and being able to send their kids to a good public school,"...
April 21- Gannett Co Inc, publisher of USA Today, reported a better-than-expected profit as revenue from its digital business soared. Gannett said in August that it would spin off its print operations, including USA Today, joining a host of media companies separating slower-growing publishing assets from TV and digital properties. Net income attributable to...
April 21- Gannett Co Inc, publisher of USA Today, reported a 5 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by increased broadcasting revenue. Net income attributable to Gannett rose to $112.9 million, or 49 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 29, from $59.2 million, or 25 cents per share, a year earlier. Gannett's broadcasting revenue rose 3.8 percent to...
Stocks could chop around and rack up more losses in the week ahead, with the next wave of corporate earnings reports.
Millennials are about to buy into the housing market, and strategist Bill Smead tells CNBC he is betting on their future spending trends.
CNBC screened the large cap S&P 500 index to see where the hottest parts of the dividend stock market have been.
Starbucks will no longer write "Race Together" on drinks cups but will still talk about race, CEO Howard Schultz said to employees.
March 22- Starbucks Corp head Howard Schultz told employees on Sunday they will no longer be encouraged to write "Race Together" on drinks cups, but the company's effort to promote discussion of racial issues "is far from over". at center page and "RaceTogether" and the Starbucks logo near the bottom. Schultz said Starbucks plans more "Race Together" activities,...
March 16- Buyout firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced talks to acquire most of the assets of Digital First Media, publisher of the Denver Post and San Jose Mercury News, for around $400 million, according to people familiar with the matter. Apollo has so far prevailed over rival Cerberus Capital Management LP in the auction for Digital First Media, the...
Since 2012 the number of chief digital officers has been doubling to 1,000 CDOs in 2014. Yet this trend may only be transitory.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Gannett, publisher of USA Today, reported a 24 percent rise in quarterly revenue as television broadcasting revenue more than doubled.
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on encouraging news from the Eurozone and stronger oil prices.
The price of oil will go lower as supply and demand remain unbalanced, activist investor Carl Icahn tells CNBC.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Gannett on Monday reported third-quarter earnings of $118.5 million.
After the most turbulent market week in years, some strategists are ready to call the all clear. But others say stocks could test the lows of the past week.