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NEW YORK, July 29- With some of Wall Street's more volatile names set to report in the next couple of days, traders who bet on big swings in shares are hoping to see moves more like Facebook than Netflix. Netflix, along with Gilead Sciences and several other stocks famous for their sharp gyrations, were unusually calm following their latest quarterly reports.
With PlayStation network, Sony goes back to the future in search of revival. TOKYO- Japan's Sony Corp is hammering out plans to rise from the ashes of nearly $10 billion lost in six years by building a future around its last consumer electronics blockbuster- the PlayStation.
Stripe now operates in several countries including Canada, Britain and Ireland, and is beta-testing in European countries such as Finland and Switzerland. It was valued at $1.75 billion in a January round of funding from venture capitalists, including Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital and Founders Fund.
Toyota is betting that drivers will embrace hydrogen fuel cells, a technology that runs on the energy created by an electrochemical reaction.
TOKYO— Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Tesla's new electric car to go on sale in 2017 and compete with BMW's 3 Series sedans.
DETROIT, July 16- Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it will name its planned small car, intended to move the electric car maker into a broader consumer segment, the Model 3.. The vehicle will go on sale in 2017 and compete with BMW's 3 Series sedans. Musk has also said the new vehicle will be about the same size as the BMW 3 Series.
An attorney says he's won a settlement in a lemon-law suit against Tesla on behalf of a Model S owner who had problems. USA Today reports.
To win the next space race, the U.S. should support private property rights in space, and NASA should take a back seat. The Fiscal Times reports.
Stock market volatility could continue to be somewhat elevated, particularly for small cap names, as earnings season gets underway.
Discussing how Tesla crashes will impact the automaker, with Laruen Fix, The Car Coach, and Craig Irwin, Wedbush Securities.
Tesla faces a trademark lawsuit from a Chinese businessman who demands the electric car maker stops sales and marketing activities in the country. Colin Rusch, Northland Capital Markets senior research analyst, provides perspective.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Tesla is being sued in China for trademark infringement, casting a shadow over CEO Elon Musk's ambition to expand in the world's biggest auto market.
A high-speed chase over the weekend involving a stolen Tesla Model S ended with the car splitting in half, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
SAN FRANCISCO/ DETROIT, June 30- In 2012, a small team of Google Inc engineers and business staffers met with several of the world's largest car makers, to discuss partnerships to build self-driving cars.
Wall Street is competing more and more with other sectors for the top MBA grads.