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  • Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corp.

    CNBC's Jon Fortt talks with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella about equality for women in the workplace.

  • Get ready for another blast of stock volatility Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 5:53 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 17, 2014.

    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.

  • SHANGHAI, Oct 20- China shares rose on Monday on speculation of further policy easing after news that the country's central bank was set to inject funds into to several banks, while Hong Kong's market gained on positive U.S. data. The People's Bank of China is set to inject about 200 billion yuan worth of three-month loans into five or six listed banks to keep...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Microsoft Corp. is preparing to launch a smartwatch within the next few weeks that will passively track a user's heart rate and work across different mobile platforms, Forbes reported on Sunday. The wearable gadget's battery life will exceed two days of regular use, Forbes reported, citing unnamed sources close to the project.

  • Untying the knot after 50 may shrink your nest egg Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Divorce after 50 gets more financially complicated if couples are close to retirement. Here's why.

  • Apple, IBM, Yahoo! How to play tech earnings Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 7:13 PM ET
    Apple store in New York.

    The "Fast Money" traders shared their playbooks for tech earnings next week.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $97.67 with 66,421,100 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose. 1 percent to $19.88 with 17,244,200 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 1.9 percent to $23.25 with 28,038,300 shares traded.

  • Microsoft CEO launches diversity training effort Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 12:13 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Still working to repair damage caused by his gaffe about women seeking pay raises, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has again apologized to employees and announced in a company-wide memo that all workers will receive expanded training on how to foster an inclusive culture. Microsoft's female employees in the United States earn 99.7 percent of what...

  • NBA's Bucks add third hedge fund owner in Dinan Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 11:39 AM ET
    Jamie Dinan

    The big "bucks" keep flowing from Manhattan to Milwaukee with Jamie Dinan joining Marc Lasry and Wes Edens as an owner of the NBA's Bucks.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- U.S. stocks were higher at the open on Friday, following a batch of solid earnings reports that eased concerns about the impact of weak global demand on U.S. growth and businesses. General Electric shares rose 2.8 percent to $24.94 after the company reported third-quarter earnings that topped analyst expectations, pushing the S&P industrial...

  • A watch for tracking your fitness routine—in style Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 9:04 AM ET
    A Wellograph watch and activity tracker is displayed at a press event at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the 2014 International CES on January 5, 2014 in Las Vegas.

    Another fitness watch is out on the market and this one aims to help users easily keep tabs on their vital statistics.

  • SYDNEY, Oct 17- Australian biotech firm CSL Ltd, the world's second-biggest blood products maker, said on Friday it's working on a plasma product to treat Ebola following a request from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation, part of a growing commercial response to the deadly outbreak. Along with CSL, Sydney- listed protective products maker Ansell Ltd, the world's...

  • SYDNEY, Oct 17- Australian biotech firm CSL Ltd, the world's second-biggest blood products maker, said on Friday it's working on a plasma product to treat Ebola following a request from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation, part of a growing commercial response to the deadly outbreak. Along with CSL, Sydney- listed protective products maker Ansell Ltd, the world's...

  • Getty fails to get injunction on Microsoft image widget Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 5:41 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 16- Getty Images Inc has failed to convince a federal judge to halt Microsoft Corp's Bing Image Widget, which it said enabled massive copyright infringement, because the software company had already taken it down voluntarily. The multimedia photo and video agency sued Microsoft on Sept. 4 over the widget, which it said permitted the display of images...

  • Review: Macs, mobile unite with Yosemite system Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 3:03 PM ET

    CUPERTINO, Calif.— If you've upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 8, the new software update for Mac computers will seem familiar. The Yosemite update to Apple's OS X system, available as a free download starting Thursday, adds several features to bring the Mac in line with last month's iOS 8 update for mobile devices. Yosemite still has plenty of touches that make a...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell 1.3 percent to $96.26 with 53,184,900 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 6 percent to $22.82 with 30,499,600 shares traded. Comcast Corp. fell 2.5 percent to $49.59 with 44,518,300 shares traded.

  • Suze Orman: Karma is not a negotiating tool Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Suze Orman

    I am a big believer in karma. But to suggest that good karma should be the lynchpin of managing your career is not just wrong, but dangerous.

  • Apple's stock is as popular as its iPhones Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Apple makes the most popular devices in the U.S. It also has the most-loved stock.

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 16- Europe's outgoing antitrust chief will not open formal investigations into Google's mobile operating system Android nor into banks suspected of rigging the foreign exchange market, but will leave the decisions to his successor. European Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia, who will step down at the end of October, had on several...

  • Salesforce, Uber have message for vets: 'I Want You' Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:43 PM ET

    Salesforce and Uber are recruiting military veterans, a message they're touting at the Dreamforce conference