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  • Does bad behavior really hurt business? Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 | 9:19 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Silicon Valley seems to have more than its share of companies behaving badly. So far Uber's investors, which include Google Ventures and prominent venture capital firms that poured $1.2 billion into the company at its latest funding round, have remained quiet. "I think it's going to alienate some potential customers but I doubt, given what's happened to...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose. 1 percent to $116.47 with 51,610,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 3 percent to $26.88 with 31,415,700 shares traded. Comcast Corp. fell. 6 percent to $54.08 with 18,645,300 shares traded.

  • GameStop slumps after results; Ross, Autodesk advance. NEW YORK, Nov 21- U.S. stocks closed higher on Friday, with major indexes notching a fifth straight weekly advance after China's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate and its euro zone peer announced asset purchases in efforts to boost each region's economy. The move came after European Central Bank...

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks ended the week at highs as markets rallied on overseas central banks' stimulus efforts and an encouraging domestic outlook.

  • The world's 10 most cashless countries Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    A worker demonstrates Apple Pay inside a mobile kiosk sponsored by Visa and Wells Fargo to demonstrate the new Apple Pay mobile payment system on October 20, 2014 in San Francisco City.

    The world is evolving toward a cashless society. Here are top 10 countries that are determined to make money obsolete.

  • Early Movers: FL, GPS, GME, ROST, ADSK & more Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:04 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, Nov 20- President Barack Obama plans to make life a little easier for some foreign tech workers, but Silicon Valley representatives are disappointed that his immigration rule changes will not satisfy longstanding demands for more visas and faster green cards. The president's moves will make it easier for entrepreneurs to work in...

  • *Sees FY profit of $3.40- $3.55/ shr. Nov 20- GameStop Corp posted quarterly revenue and profit well below analysts' estimates as the delayed release of "Assassin's Creed Unity," and flagging videogame software sales more than offset high demand for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles. GameStop narrowed its fiscal 2014 earnings forecast to $3.40- $3.55 per share...

  • Obama's immigration tweaks leave Big Tech wanting more Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 7:21 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, Nov 20- Silicon Valley expects President Barack Obama to make life a little easier for foreign workers, but tech industry representatives were disappointed that his immigration rule changes will not satisfy longstanding demands for more visas and faster green cards for high-skilled employees. The president's moves will make it...

  • Nov 20- GameStop Corp reported quarterly revenue and profit well below analysts' estimates as the delayed release of Assassin's Creed Unity and flagging videogame software sales more than offset high demand for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles. GameStop said it expected fiscal 2014 diluted earnings of $3.40- $3.55 per share, compared to its earlier...

  • 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.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Activision Inc. rose 7.9 percent to $21.11 with 23,754,000 shares traded. American Realty Capital Properties Inc. rose 2.4 percent to $8.98 with 28,527,500 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 1.4 percent to $116.31 with 40,594,400 shares traded.

  • US promotes entrepreneurship to counter extremism Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    MARRAKECH, Morocco— The U.S. is promoting entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa as a way to create jobs and counter extremism in the region, senior American officials said Thursday at a conference in Morocco. Vice President Joe Biden and other American officials attending the 5th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco were hopeful of...

  • TBT: Windows 1.0     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    The "Squawk Alley" crew look back on Microsoft's Windows 1.0 which was released in 1985.

  • What's behind the Uber/BuzzFeed fight? Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    Emil Michael, Uber Technologies

    BuzzFeed accused Uber SVP Emil Michael of criticizing journalists, but USA Today's Michael Wolff has a different take. The USA Today reports.

  • Yahoo replaces Google as Firefox's default search Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 3:56 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market. Google's current contract with Mozilla expires at the end of this month, opening an opportunity for Yahoo to pounce. Yahoo is hoping to impress...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19- Yahoo Inc struck a deal with Firefox maker Mozilla Corp to replace Google Inc as the default search engine on the Firefox Web browser in the United States, a move that Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said will help boost its flagging search market share. The deal between the two companies will start in December and is set to last five years,...

  • Yahoo replaces Google as Firefox's default search Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market. Google's current contract with Mozilla expires at the end of this month, opening an opportunity for Yahoo to pounce. Yahoo is hoping to impress...

  • Nov 19- Yahoo Inc said on Wednesday it struck a deal to be the default search engine on the Firefox web browser on desktop PCs and mobile devices in the United States, replacing market leader Google Inc.. The deal between Yahoo and Firefox maker Mozilla Corp will start in December and is set to last five years, Yahoo said. It was not immediately clear how the agreement...

  • Yahoo becomes Firefox's default search engine Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 5:00 PM ET
    The Yahoo! website and logo are displayed on laptop computers in Washington, April 15, 2014.

    Yahoo has inked an deal to become the default search engine on the web browser Firefox.