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  • LOS ANGELES, Nov 19- NBC said on Wednesday it has canceled an upcoming project with veteran comedian Bill Cosby, his second show to be pulled after accusations that he sexually assaulted women resurfaced in recent weeks. The move by NBC comes a day after online streaming company Netflix Inc said it was postponing Cosby's stand-up comedy special " Bill Cosby 77,"...

  • NBC scraps Bill Cosby television project Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 3:33 PM ET
    Bill Cosby is shown during an appearance on The Tonight Show, March 26, 2014.

    NBC is the second outlet within a day to put off or abandon a Cosby project as another sexual assault allegation against the comic has emerged.

  • NBC scraps Cosby television project Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    NEW YORK— NBC has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development, the second outlet within a day to put off or abandon a Cosby project after another sexual assault allegation against the comic emerged. NBC spokeswoman Rebecca Marks said Wednesday the project "is no longer under development," and had no further comment. His prospective new series was...

  • Midday movers: Target, JetBlue, Qualcomm & more Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    Some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • McNamee: Nielsen pulling PR stunt     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    Nielsen is going to start tracing viewership on Netflix. Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners, discusses what's behind the move and how it will impact Netflix.

  • Cramer: Cosby alleged story shocking     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:19 AM ET

    With Nielsen announcing it is going to begin to measure viewership on Netflix, CNBC's Jim Cramer provides his outlook for the streaming service and shares his thoughts on the Bill Cosby story.

  • Early Movers: LOW, SPLS, PETM, DRI, DG & more Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 8:12 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • SYDNEY, Nov 19- Online movie streaming giant Netflix Inc said it will launch its service in Australia and New Zealand in March, fuelling pricing pressure on domestic broadcasters and media firms already fighting hard for home entertainment viewers. In a statement, Netflix said it will sell content in the region for streaming on televisions, tablets,...

  • Netflix to launch in Australia, New Zealand in March Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 6:11 PM ET

    Nov 18- Video streaming service provider Netflix Inc said it would expand into Australia and New Zealand in March. Netflix, which will offer original shows such as "Marco Polo" and "BoJack Horseman", said details on pricing, programming and supported devices would be available later. With more than a quarter of its 53 million customers outside the United States in...

  • Netflix expanding to Australia, New Zealand Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 6:08 PM ET

    LOS GATOS, Calif.— Netflix says it plans to expand into Australia and New Zealand in March. In the most recent quarter, subscriber growth fell short of company forecasts because of a price increase in the U.S., and Netflix is dealing with tougher competition from Amazon and Hulu. Shares of Netflix Inc. fell 11 cents to close at $381.03 Tuesday.

  • Netflix to launch down under in March     Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 5:50 PM ET

    Netflix will launch in Australia and New Zealand, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. The "Fast Money" traders take their positions.

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB. 7. Buddyman: Kick 2, Crazylion Studios Limited. 2. Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc..

  • NEW YORK, Nov 17- The S&P 500 edged up to close at a record on Monday as deal activity worth $100 billion offset concerns about overseas growth after Japan's economy slipped into recession. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 12.62 points, or 0.07 percent, to 17,647.36, the S&P 500 gained 1.41 points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,041.23 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped...

  • Confused by net neutrality? Read this Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 11:18 AM ET
    People demonstrate for net neutrality in the exclusive neighborhood of Bel-Air outside a USC Shoah Foundation fundraiser to be attended by President Barack Obama on May 7, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

    Andrew Lumby irons out the details of net neutrality, why it matters and what the FCC is doing about it, the Fiscal Times reports.

  • 20 of the world's hottest start-ups of 2014 Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 6:26 AM ET

    Entrepreneurship is on the rise—even in countries with floundering economies. Here are leading innovators competing at Startup Open.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn increased his stake in e-commerce company eBay Inc. while booking more profits from his stake in Netflix Inc. in the third quarter, a regulatory filing showed on Friday. He cut his stake in Netflix, the streaming video company, by 353,000 shares to 1.4 million shares, a filing with the Securities and...

  • Sony unveils Internet TV in challenge to major networks Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 5:53 AM ET
    A Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) controller sits next to the company's games console, manufactured by Sony Corp.

    Sony unveiled its online TV service offering live content and on-demand programs through PlayStation consoles on Thursday.

  • Obama sparks fears over Comcast-Time Warner deal Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    President Obama's push for net neutrality has investors worried that Comcast will walk away from its bid for Time Warner Cable.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The following are written statements issued in response to President Obama' s comments on Monday pressuring the federal communications regulator to adopt Internet traffic rules that would treat Internet providers more like public utilities. Moreover, if the government were going to make such a momentous decision as regulating the...

  • 10 gifts gadget lovers will crave Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 10:48 AM ET
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    Here are 10 gadgets you will want on your shopping list for your tech lovers.