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  • March 30- U.S. cable T.V. operator Cablevision Systems Corp is planning to make an offer for the New York Daily News as early as this week, valuing the troubled tabloid at just $1, according to a person familiar with the matter. Cablevision's $1 bid takes into account the New York Daily News' reported $30 million annual loss and $150 million investment in a printing...

  • NEW YORK— Netflix Inc. on Monday named a former executive from The Walt Disney Co. and a current executive from Microsoft Corp. to its board of directors. Los Gatos, California- based Netflix also named Brad Smith, executive vice president and general counsel of Microsoft, to its board. "We look forward to benefiting from Brad and Anne's perspective as we continue...

  • Review: New HTC One phone is strong contender Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK— HTC's flagship One phone has a lot going for it— except for strong sales. The phone will be in retail stores on April 10, though it might ship sooner for those ordering it now. No-contract prices range from $600 at Verizon to $709 at AT&T.

  • NEW YORK— Spotify is coming to the PlayStation, replacing Sony's own Music Unlimited service, as the company continues to expand the game console into an entertainment hub beyond video games. Sony says partnering with Spotify expands its music service to 41 countries, rather than the 19 available with Music Unlimited, and offers better tools for playlists and...

  • Review: Galaxy S6 phones are Samsung's best yet Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 3:10 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A better design, a sharper camera and easier-to-use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. Prices vary by carrier, though they typically start at $600 to $685 for the main S6 phone with 32 gigabytes of storage. A premium model, the Galaxy S6 Edge, costs about $100 more and offers curved screens to glance at content from the...

  • NEW YORK— The FCC says the first lawsuits filed against the government's new Internet traffic rules are "premature" and may be dismissed because they were filed too early. The Federal Communications Commission's new rules on broadband service are meant to uphold "net neutrality," and so prohibit providers such as Comcast and Verizon from slowing or blocking Web...

  • Netflix, Amazon, Hulu: Streaming 'upstarts' no more Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 7:22 AM ET
    The Netflix logo is displayed on an iPhone 5s in this photograph taken in Washington.

    As more players join the online streaming field, companies like Netflix and Hulu find themselves in a new role, the NYT reports.

  • Cramer Remix: Can Twitter keep climbing? Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 7:20 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    Tweeting big changes? Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on Twitter’s ability to make money.

  • Trading technology: 6 plays on big movers Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 6:58 PM ET
    Google stock priced displayed at Nasdaq

    "Fast Money" traders discussed how to play big gains in some prominent technology names, including Google and Twitter.

  • Cramer: The stocks that could trigger a rally Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 6:15 PM ET

    Certain stocks will trigger buying in the market, but Jim Cramer warned investors to watch for those that kill the competition.

  • Netflix gets a boost   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 5:18 PM ET
    Netflix gets a boost

    Netflix shares popped after two bullish calls on the stock. The good news and the bad news with the "Fast Money" traders. Guy Adami would sell the stock right now.

  • And Reed Hastings' brainchild still dominates, with reports that even one of the most innovative companies in the world, Apple, will soon step into streaming-style video technology that Netflix pioneered. Cantor Fitzgerald's Youssef Squali calls Netflix the "clear winner" as the sound of cables being cut grows louder and said Tuesday that he expects the...

  • Cramer: The TV bundle pits the young against old Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 12:29 PM ET
    Man watching TV with empty screen

    The story of the television bundle has CNBC's Jim Cramer hooked. "This is such a great story," he said.

  • Cramer talks Netflix and the TV bundle   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 9:32 AM ET
    Cramer talks Netflix and the TV bundle

    CNBC's Jim Cramer calls the TV bundle story a great one that pits the young against the old.

  • CFOs in dollar ‘panic mode.' How to trade it Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 7:42 AM ET
    Euro Dollar rates currency

    Company CFOs are in "panic mode," according to the head of a firm that helps companies manage currency risk. Here's how to trade it.

  • Are you willing to pay to watch video clips online? Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 3:02 AM ET

    Instead of free-for-all distribution supported solely by advertising, Vessel will charge $3 per month for exclusive early access to clips of musicians, sporting events, comedians and many other forms of entertainment not available on YouTube or any other digital video service for at least three days. CEO Jason Kilar, formerly head of Hulu Plus, believes...

  • Workers at 11 companies haul in $3.5M each! Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 8:57 AM ET
    Workers enter an Exxon Mobil refinery

    Employees at 11 non-financial companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 brought in more revenue apiece than any other in America. USA TODAY reports.

  • Streaming TV services: What you get, what it costs Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Sony jumped into the pay-television business Wednesday with an online package of more than 50 channels starting at $50 a month. In the works for more than a year, the PlayStation Vue service could drive more people to drop their traditional cable or satellite TV offerings, especially as Sony touts such benefits as unlimited online storage for...

  • SONY'S PLAYSTATION VUE ONLINE TV SERVICE LAUNCHES AT $50 A. NEW YORK, March 18- Sony Corp on Wednesday launched its PlayStation Vue Web video service in three cities, targeting customers looking for cheaper alternatives to cable with packages starting at $50. Sony's service will have more than 85 channels, including programming from three major networks, CBS,...

  • FCC chief faces grilling over influence by Obama Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 9:56 AM ET
    Sen. John Thune

    Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John Thune tells CNBC the rules approved by the FCC on net neutrality are "wrongheaded" and "very dangerous."