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With this $50 software (the introductory rate is cheaper) users can upload unlimited DVDs onto one hard drive. This allows someone who's constantly on the go to load up all their favorite DVDs onto their laptop for entertainment on those long flights.
It started this morning with an email apology from online movie rental powerhouse Netflix, confirming to its 8.4 million users that the company was suffering a shipping and distribution outage.
One way to pick stocks is to watch short interest for clues. Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group co-founder, told CNBC the buys he's making based on his short-watching method.
Video rental company Blockbuster posted a second quarter loss of $44.7 million, or 23 cents per share, compared to an 18 cent-per-share loss in the year-ago quarter. But, thanks to improved sales the company raised its outlook, predicting a profit of between $21 million and $36 million for the whole year.
Stocks go into Friday facing important manufacturing and housing data and, of course, more turbulence.
Microsoft reported fourth-quarter earnings of 46 cents per share on revenue of $15.84 billion -- falling short of analyst estimates.
Move over guns and grenades. Make room for karaoke microphones and Frisbees. The gaming world is going soft. Having been the home of fairly violent games like the Xbox 360's "Halo 3" and PlayStation 3's "Resistance: Fall of Man," the video game industry is looking to to grab more of the mass market consumer.
How one bad move knocked this once-great CEO from his pedestal.
Three of the country’s largest Internet service providers are threatening to clamp down on their most active subscribers by placing monthly limits on their online activity.
From blockbusters to independent films our “Surprise Friday” guest runs a company that's a favorite of film lovers. He ships 1.9 million red envelopes to customers every day. Who is it?
CNBC Contributor David Pogue on Netflix's Roku, a product that enables near-instantaneous movie downloads.
Suddenly, investors are waking up to the reality that high-priced oil is here to stay.
Today's Netflix announcement with Roku about a new way to get movies from the net directly to your TV screen and bypassing the computer screen in your home office, is cool for a number of reasons.
In Tuesday’s Web Extra Jeff Macke reveals how he’s trading Netflix on the news it will offer a device for just under $100 to let people transfer movies to their televisions.
Without further delay, here are the notes from the Sears shareholders' meeting. A number of Retail Detail readers wrote in to ask when I'd make good on my promise to post notes from the Sears meeting. Sorry for the delay! Here goes.
Blockbuster, the largest U.S. movie rental chain, posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as it cut costs by closing stores, reducing advertising and overhead expenses.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Google and Wynn popped while BJ Services and Netflix dropped.
See how the traders are approaching earnings from Schlumberger, Netflix and more in this CNBC.com-exclusive video.
Stocks wobbled Thursday as investors digested a mixed bag of earnings and economic news. IBM was the biggest gainer on the Dow, while Pfizer was the biggest decliner.
Earnings beat or not, Jeff Macke thinks there are better places to play.