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  • Can LendingClub transform banking as we know it? Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    LendingClub is setting out to transform the banking world. To get there, it's following a playbook popularized by the biggest tech companies.

  • Kanye, Usher Phylicia Rashad to get BET Honors Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Someone other than Kanye West is confirming his visionary status. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, director of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African Art and former president of Spelman College, will receive the Education Award. Microsoft Corp. Chairman John W. Thompson will receive the Technology and Business Award.

  • LONDON, Dec 10- Walt Disney Co, commodities group Koch Industries and others agreed deals in Luxembourg that could have delivered huge tax savings, a group of investigative journalists has reported, heightening an international debate on corporate tax avoidance. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists said the two companies engaged in...

  • 7 tips for your performance review Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 2:58 PM ET

    It's that time of year — performance-review time! Here are 7 tips so you don't screw it up.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $114.12 with 56,967,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 7 percent to $27.42 with 25,321,400 shares traded. Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell 4.7 percent to $95.83 with 22,721,500 shares traded.

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    1. Five Nights at Freddy's 2, Scott Cawthon. 8. Angry Birds, Rovio Entertainment Ltd. 2. Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc..

  • The silent crash in commodities—a warning sign Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    We should heed the warning sign that the silent crash in commodities is flashing, says Ron Insana.

  • YouTube’s Apple TV updated: More content & ads Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    Apple TV

    YouTube has refreshed its app for Apple's TV streaming box, offering a new look, more videos, and more ads.

  • How Microsoft is ensuring cloud security  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 10:44 PM ET

    John Case, Corporate Vice President for the Office division of Microsoft, discusses cloud security following the firm's extension of its Cloud Solutions Provider program.

  • McDonald's and Sony are big market movers Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. McDonald's Corp., down $3.70 to $92.61. Sony Corp., down $1.01 to $21.15.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell 2.3 percent to $112.40 with 56,210,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $27.23 with 23,738,000 shares traded. Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 35.3 percent to $100.60 with 26,213,400 shares traded.

  • Midday movers: McDonald's, Sony, Celgene & more Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • The man who founded a $100 billion industry dies Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 11:16 AM ET
    Ralph Baer

    Ralph Baer never meant to start a multibillion-dollar industry. He was just trying to get an idea out of his head and into the real world.

  • White House focuses on computer science in schools Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 6:04 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Smartphones and laptops have become essential tools for today's teenagers. The White House wants to help change that direction. The school districts encompassing New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Las Vegas, Houston and Fort Lauderdale, Florida, are committing to offer the course in high school or middle school.

  • Boutrous represented the world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart, in one of the most anticipated business cases in years. Gibson Dunn is not the only law firm to turn Supreme Court appearances into gold. After the firm Sidley Austin won a Supreme Court patent case for eBay, it earned at least $10 million in unrelated legal fees from the online retailer, say people with...

  • How Uber's $40 billion could become a problem Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 2:32 PM ET

    Uber's value is growing at an eyebrow-raising rate, but as it's value soars more questions are raised.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell. 4 percent to $115.00 with 37,140,800 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose 2.6 percent to $25.04 with 19,129,500 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $27.50 with 26,357,300 shares traded.

  • Be stupid, keep it simple, market pro says Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 5:37 PM ET

    Noted investor Ken Fisher has a few words of advice for those looking to make money in this bull market.

  • Stocks end slightly lower ahead of payrolls report Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 4:36 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks mostly fell on Thursday after the European Central Bank said it would wait until 2015 to consider more stimulus.

  • *Microsoft rises, limiting the market's decline. NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks ended slightly lower on Thursday after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi brushed off pressure for more immediate monetary policy action but said the issue would be addressed early next year. "I wasn't expecting much from the ECB, which doesn't want to paint itself into a corner,...