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PARIS, Dec 4- Online video company Netflix met with the French president's staff on Tuesday to discuss a possible launch of its streaming service in Europe's third-largest market, in what would be a blow to traditional television companies.
Dec 2- Akamai Technologies Inc said it will spend about $370 million to acquire Prolexic Technologies Inc, a pioneer in fighting distributed denial of service attacks, cyberthreats that cripple networks by overwhelming them with Internet traffic.
Dec 2- Akamai Technologies Inc said it will buy cloud-based cyber security provider Prolexic Technologies Inc for about $370 million to better defend its internet content delivery services from hacker attacks.
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Despite saying it would be competitive on price this holiday, analysts said Best Buy is poised to be one of the season's winners.
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Nov 26- Digital video recorder maker TiVo Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results, helped by strong growth in cable television subscriptions. Cable subscribers are turning to TiVo in larger numbers as the device also allows them to access online video services such as Netflix Inc, Hulu and Google Inc's YouTube.
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Microsoft's Xbox One are now in U.S. stores.
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Time Warner Cable's flirtation with potential merger suitors may include Comcast, sources told CNBC.
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The tech company plans to incorporate "creative" ads in its Xbox content-streaming service that users interact with.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Microsoft Corp aims to upstage rival Sony Corp with a console that goes well beyond gaming and helps transform media viewing, a long-cherished but elusive goal. Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing and strategy officer for Xbox, said preorders for Xbox One were running at twice the rate of 2005' s Xbox 360 but declined to elaborate.
As broad stock indexes hit new highs, short sellers dwell on the negative, hoping Fed tapering will torpedo stocks and reverse the shorts’ big losses.
Short-biased hedge funds are practically jumping up and down to alert investors to the opportunity to make money.
NEW YORK, Nov 19- As recently as six months ago, Sandy Villere was pushing more of his $1.1 billion fund into U.S. stocks- a good call given the 26 percent gain in the S&P 500 so far this year.