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  • NEW YORK, March 6- Apple Inc, the largest U.S. company by market value, will join the storied Dow Jones industrial average, replacing AT&T Inc, in a change that reflects the dominant position of iPhone maker in the U.S. economy and society. "This is a sign of the times, and it might get everyone to look at the Dow more than they have been," said Richard Sichel, who oversees $2...

  • March 5- The Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation said it would invest $52 million in CureVac, a German biotechnology company that develops vaccines and immunotherapies, marking the foundation's biggest-ever equity investment. As part of the deal, any Gates Foundation- funded products will be made available by CureVac at affordable prices in poor countries.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell 1.7 percent to $126.41 with 55,647,600 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 1 percent to $29.30 with 17,711,500 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 4 percent to $81.21 with 27,292,000 shares traded.

  • Achoo! 11 'healthy stocks' catch a cold Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:32 AM ET

    These 11 stocks are down for the year after beating the market for three years straight, USA Today reports.

  • Why 13-inch iPad delay may be good news for Apple Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:45 AM ET
    A man inspects new iPad Air 2 during an Apple special event on October 16, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    A delay in production of Apple’s 12.9-inch iPad could actually be good news for the tech giant, analysts say. Here's why.

  • Microsoft wants Google's crown in wearables Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:52 AM ET
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    Microsoft is betting big on Windows 10, but it's not just smartphones and PCs it wants to conquer.

  • America's 'greenest' institutions Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:16 AM ET

    CNBC.com takes a look at 10 of the United States' biggest - and greenest - institutions.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Microsoft is attempting to break down the walls surrounding console gaming. Phil Spencer, head of the company's video game division, detailed Microsoft's plan for game makers to create universal apps that can run on both Xbox One consoles and PCs with Windows 10, as well as smartphones, tablets and other devices running the forthcoming version...

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 6:57 PM ET

    6. Five Nights at Freddy's 2, Scott Cawthon. 10. Five Nights at Freddy's, Scott Cawthon. 1. Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc..

  • Alibaba opens data center in Silicon Valley Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 5:42 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The cloud-computing unit of Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba is making its first foray into the U.S. by opening a data center in Silicon Valley. Aliyun, Alibaba's cloud-computing subsidiary, is opening the center to try to sell its data storage and other services to U.S. companies. In China, Aliyun has been offering commercial cloud services to...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 1:16 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell. 3 percent to $128.99 with 17,631,300 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.1 percent to $29.21 with 18,149,400 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 6 percent to $80.05 with 16,048,100 shares traded.

  • Alibaba is entering this hotly contested market Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma gestures while giving a speech at National Taiwan University in Taipei March 3, 2015.

    Alibaba is launching a cloud computing hub, underscoring its global ambitions in the face of stiff and entrenched competition.

  • These 10 stocks could be due for a shake-up this year Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 11:02 AM ET
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    Data from eVestment show which stocks are poised to make a big run in 2015, based on the names institutional investors have already been trading.

  • China's proposals, which would require tech firms to provide encryption keys and install backdoors granting law enforcement access for counterterrorism investigations, drew criticism from Obama, who told Reuters in an interview this week China would have to change the draft law if it were "to do business with the United States". Fu Ying, China's parliamentary...

  • WASHINGTON— A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state— and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family's New York home. The development on Capitol Hill came the...

  • China's proposals, which would require tech firms to provide encryption keys and install backdoors granting law enforcement access for counterterrorism investigations, drew criticism from Obama, who told Reuters in an interview this week China would have to change the draft law if it were "to do business with the United States". Fu Ying, China's parliamentary...

  • Apple, Android browsers vulnerable to 'FREAK attack' Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:52 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices, thanks to a newly discovered security flaw known as "FREAK attack." University of Michigan computer scientist Zakir Durumeric said the vulnerability affects Apple web browsers and the browser built into Google's Android software, but...

  • HANGZHOU, China, March 4- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is launching a cloud computing hub in Silicon Valley on Wednesday, the e-commerce giant's first outside of China, underscoring its global ambitions in the face of stiff and entrenched competition. Alibaba's Aliyun cloud division intends the new data center to cater initially to Chinese companies with...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose. 2 percent to $129.36 with 36,807,900 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 2.2 percent to $29.54 with 32,080,300 shares traded. Intel Corp. rose. 1 percent to $34.10 with 26,430,600 shares traded.

  • Analysts: No stock bubble today Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 4:48 PM ET

    Two analysts told CNBC that they saw no traces of a stock bubble and even said that the market is undervalued at the moment.