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  • Apple's creative genius     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    Leander Kahney, "Jony Ive" author, says Apple design chief Jony Ive has been kept in the background all these years. He is very active in the company and currently has taken over the role of Steve Jobs with both software and hardware.

  • Hearing on virtual currencies     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Benjamin Lawsky, New York Superintendent of Financial Services, makes the case for regulating Bitcoin currency and cracking down on abuse of virtual currencies.

  • Boeing machinists reject labor deal     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Union machinists at Boeing rejected a controversial contract proposal. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how this may impact the plane maker.

  • Out with the old tech, in with the new     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu and Shelia Dharmarajan report on tech names to look out for and some old names that may still be profitable for investors.

  • Ransomware 'customer service' site     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Herb Weisbaum weighs in on Ransomware's new customer service site to help victims get their files back.

  • Markets got more room to upside: Polcari     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and CNBC's Bob Pisani discuss how Janet Yellen's testimony is impacting the bond market.

  • Lockheed Martin to cut 4,000 jobs     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    Lockheed Martin announced major job cuts around the U.S. CNBC's Jane Wells reports Lockheed's CEO Marillyn Hewson regrets facility closings and layoffs.

  • Yellen gains credibility at hearing on the Hill     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the highlights from Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen's testimony Thursday in front of the Senate Banking Committee.

  • S&P's 3rd quarter outperformers     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the best Q3 performers in the S&P 500, which beat on the top line and bottom line, including Lam Research, Netflix, and Microchip Technology.

  • And the ‘Funniest Person in Finance’ is … Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 11:07 AM ET
    Caliph Scott, who will now insist you refer to him as Mr. "Funniest Person in Finance" when asking him to fix your computer.

    Who is Gotham's "Funniest Person in Finance" -- a trader? a financial advisor? an IT guy? Click ahead to find out!

  • Microsoft ditches worker ranking system     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    Microsoft is eliminating its long-standing practice of evaluating employees on a bell curve in an effort to foster more team-work and collaboration. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Kayla Tausche weigh in on the company's new direction.

  • iBillionaire Index: Investing like a billionaire     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank breaks down the iBillionaire Index, which tracks 30 large cap equities in the S&P. The index is said to allow you to invest like billionaires do, but with limits.

  • Mutual fund giants too big to fail?     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    Are asset managers like Blackrock and Fidelity following the lead of some big banks by being too big to fail? CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the details.

  • Metal close: Copper hits 3-month low     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports metals are weak across the board with copper leading the decline.

  • Mortgage applications fall 1.8 percent     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Pulte CEO Richard Dugas tells CNBC's Diana Olick the pause has been caused by rapidly rising rates and job growth will help the housing market in the long run.

  • Big day for Goldman     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    Nerves at Goldman Sachs are running high as mid-level bankers wait to find out if they will be named managing director. CNBC's Kate Kelly and Mary Thompson weigh in.

  • The unlucky 'face' of Healthcare.gov     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC.com's Dan Mangan weighs in on the woman known as "Adriana" whose face was on the homepage of Heatlhcare.gov. She says she's faced some pretty bad harassment since the site went live.

  • White House IT chief in the hot seat     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    Todd Park, White House chief technology officer, testified on Capitol Hill regarding Obamacare. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.

  • Crocs looks to privatize     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Crocs is looking to privatize the company and has been talking to potential buyers over the last 2 months.

  • Macy's stock hits record high     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC retail analyst Stacey Widlitz breaks down how Macy's better than expected comps sales will impact other holiday retailers.

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