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  • YouTube's Auto-Tune celebs take on karaoke Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Evan Gregory, of Auto-Tune the News fame, is blowing up on a Karaoke app by luring singers to perform duets with him.

  • Apple breaks through the $700 billion mark Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 9:58 AM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks in Laguna Beach, Calif.

    Apple is the first S&P 500 company to reach a $700 billion market cap, but it has a way to go to become the most valuable company of all time.

  • Market punishes rumor-chasing IBM traders Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 7:04 PM ET
    Traders gather at the post that trades IBM on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, October 20, 2014.

    A rumor sent options traders barreling into Big Blue. When the rumor got shot down, their traders were in big trouble.

  • Cramer's recipe for high prices in 2015 Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:10 PM ET
    The Apple flagship store on 5th Avenue in New York.

    Money managers are looking for a reason to buy right now, and Jim Cramer is here to help. He goes sector by sector to offer his pick of hot stocks.

  • Nasdaq rallies; Dow, S&P 500 close at record highs Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 4:49 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks rose on Monday as investors drew cheer from central-bank action to boost the global economy and M&A.

  • Icahn not involved in IBM  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 2:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports Carl Icahn has no involvement with IBM.

  • Goldman is top investor in Kensho start-up Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 10:59 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs is the top investor in start-up Kensho, a Siri-like service that answers complex financial questions, the FT reports.

  • Alibaba goes where Apple isn't: The US bond market Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 5:57 PM ET
    A counter board at Alibaba headquarters tracks online sales during China's Single's Day.

    Alibaba could be the first of many Chinese companies to replace American firms migrating away from the U.S. bond market.

  • China immediately denied the charges, saying in a strongly worded Foreign Ministry statement the U.S. grand jury indictment was "made up" and would damage trust between the two nations. The indictment was the first criminal hacking charge that the United States has filed against specific foreign officials, and follows a steady increase in public criticism and...

  • IBM's Watson gets new co-workers Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 1:29 PM ET
    IBM's Watson computing system is shown during a press conference in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., in this Jan. 13, 2011 photo.

    IBM went an unconventional route to hire new co-workers for its super-computing system Watson.

  • IBM Watson ditches traditional hiring  Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:52 AM ET

    John Gordon, IBM Watson's Vice President, discusses new technology for hiring new employees.

  • Don't let software bugs ruin Christmas Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:13 PM ET
    Storage bins sit on display for sale at a Container Store Group Inc. location in New York.

    The Container Store uses application performance monitoring (APM) software from AppDynamics to locate bugs in its website and fix them.

  • WUZHEN, China, Nov 19- Chinese officials called on Wednesday for controls on the Internet to preserve stability, saying its model for cyberspace regulation can be the framework for spawning commercial successes like Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. "This place is crowded with tourists, who are perfectly orderly, and cyberspace should also be free and open, with rules...

  • *Israel helped India in shift to micro-irrigation. Since Modi came to power in May, ties between Israel and India have been in overdrive, with the two signing a series of defence and technology deals that have underscored their burgeoning commercial and political relationship. In October, India closed a $520 million deal to buy Israeli anti-tank missiles.

  • Daryl Payton, who had been a trader at Connecticut- based Euro Pacific Capital Inc, pleaded guilty last week to one count of conspiracy to commit securities fraud in federal court in New York. Payton took part in an insider trading scheme centered on a technology company acquired by International Business Machines Corp in 2009.. Three other people have also...

  • The application is part of IBM's attempt to shift its focus to cloud computing and data analytics from the hardware services that had long been the company's bread and butter. "We came at this from the perspective that this is about changing the game, not just incremental improvements in e-mail," Jeff Schick, IBM's general manager of social solutions, told Reuters.

  • Shell wins India tax case Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 9:39 AM ET

    MUMBAI, Nov 18- The Bombay High Court on Tuesday ruled in favour of the Indian unit of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a multi-million dollar tax dispute, the latest verdict against the tax department that has been vigorously pursing claims against foreign firms in India. A rash of high-value tax claims on foreign firms including IBM Corp and Nokia Oyj in the past year has...

  • Early Movers: HD, MDT, EA, ZTS, GPRO, IBM & more Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • China's Tianhe-2 retains top supercomputer rank Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    Nov 17- The Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China's National University of Defense Technology, was named the world' top supercomputer for the fourth consecutive time by the TOP500 project. The United States was home to six of the top 10 supercomputers, while China, Japan, Switzerland and Germany had one entrant each. The United States remained the top...

  • Republicans and Democrats agree on these stocks Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 8:58 AM ET

    Republicans and Democrats disagree on practically everything, including their investments, except for these companies.