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Netflix shares rose on speculation Verizon was bidding on the company, then shares fell after Verizon confirmed no discussion has occurred, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Facebook is running into a roadblock in this country. Some people, even on the younger end of the age spectrum, just refuse to participate, including people who have given it a try. The New York Times reports.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on a recent investigation into the cause of a major accident in St. Louis last year that killed 2 people and injured 38 others. It led the National Transportation Safety Board to issue a recommendation today calling for a nationwide ban on the use of electronic devices while driving.
Discussing the effect of Thailand's disastrous flood, which is starting to be felt in the tech industry, with Neil Herman, Ticonderoga Securities equity research analyst.
Dissatisfied Amazon Kindle users are returning the product. Mark Mahaney, Citigroup internet analyst weighs in.
IBM will buy Demandetec for $13.20 per share. The Fast Money traders weigh in on the deal and the demand for cloud computing.
Today in Tech, Jon Fortt brings you the day's tech upgrades and downgrades, plus more details on Apple's plans for a new headquarters, most businesses are still clueless about social networking, and Microsoft takes baby steps with the iPhone. Join the conversation on Twitter @jonfortt.
Amit Midha, President, Consumer & Small Business for APJ, Dell talks about how technology is changing the way people work. A recent survey by Dell discussed globalisation's rise due to technology.
Niklas Savander, EVP, Markets, Nokia gives a closer look on the new Nokia Lumia 800 smart phone. He says creating a product that consumers love is essential in competing with smart phone giants like Apple.
Today in Tech, Jon Fortt brings you the morning's upgrades and downgrades, Microsoft's answer to the Mac App Store, Apple's retail revolution, and a peek at Android's latest flagship phone -- the Galaxy Nexus. Join the conversation on Twitter @jonfortt.
Beginning on Tuesday and continuing through the month, Microsoft will give a face-lift to its Xbox Live online entertainment service that will allow subscribers to watch a wide array of mainstream television programming from the Xbox 360 console, the New York Times reports.
When virtual assistants like Apple’s Siri are used in public places, the results can be annoying, even creepy, to unwilling listeners, the New York Times reports.
Will the Playbook push RIM into the graveyard of fallen tech titans? CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Rocky Agrawal, Redesign Mobil, with a look at other once-dominant products, now in the tech trash heap.
The Fast Money Traders discuss whether Verizon's purchase of Wireless Spectrum Licenses will give the telecom company a capacity advantage over AT&T?
Investors got a sneak peak at Zynga’s highly-anticipated IPO pitch thanks to an copy of management’s presentation posted online in a pitch the company will take on the road starting Monday, as it embarks on a cross-country tour to lure potential investors ahead of its December 16 initial public offering.
Zynga, the online gaming company known for Farmville, is headed for the public markets after a two-week road show starting Monday, when it will sell its $9 billion valuation to investors.
BGI, based in China, is the world’s largest genomics research institute, with 167 DNA sequencers producing the equivalent of 2,000 human genomes a day, the New York Times reports.
Hewlett-Packard has refuted what it called "sensational and inaccurate reporting" suggesting hackers could use a newly discovered security vulnerability to spark a fire in some HP LaserJet printers.
Americans calling the customer service lines of their airlines, phone companies and banks are now more likely to speak to Mark in Manila than Bharat in Bangalore. The NYT reports.
Reed Hundt, former FCC chairman, discusses FCC objections to the AT&T and T-Mobile deal. The two companies recently withdrew their intent to merge from the FCC. Craig Moffett, Sanford C. Bernstein, also weighs in.
Editor of CNBC.com's Tech Section, always plugged in and yet also wireless.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and author of CNBC.com's "Media Money" blog.
Fortt is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau and contributes to "Tech Check" on CNBC.com.