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  • Microsoft on White Space Technology     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 8:37 PM ET

    Dan Reed, Corporate VP for Technology Policy, says the white space technology is not going to pose itself as a competition to the existing technology, but as a complement instead. The technology is used in spots not covered by wifi or has a high user-demand.

  • U2’s Bono Invests in Dropbox Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 4:53 PM ET

    U2’s lead singer Bono and band guitarist The Edge have invested in the cloud storage start-up company Dropbox.

  • Why Apple's Going to $1001, Analyst     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Topeka Capital Markets' Brian White explains why he has a $1001 price target for Apple and expects the company to eventually top $1 trillion in market value.

  • Hogs Love Soybeans, You Should Too: Analysts Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:06 AM ET
    Soybeans

    As we wave goodbye to a volatile first quarter, analysts believe soybeans are now a good bet thanks to strong demand in Asia.

  • Groupon

    Groupon shares tumbled after-hours after the daily-deals site reduced its revenue for the fourth quarter, which clipped earnings by four cents a share, due to customer returns.

  • Start-Up Snatchly Is a Pinterest for Porn Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:35 PM ET

    Snatchly, a Pinterest like start-up website, seems to have found a way to get guys into "pinning" pictures by, you guessed it, making the site a "virtual pornboard."

  • Case Based in China Puts a Face on Persistent Hacking Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:13 PM ET

    A breach of computers belonging to companies in Japan and India and to Tibetan activists has been linked to a former graduate student at a Chinese university — putting a face on the persistent espionage by Chinese hackers against foreign companies and groups.

  • RIM Earnings Miss; Several Executives Resign Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 5:56 PM ET
    RIM Headquarters

    Research In Motion reported quarterly earnings and revenue that missed analysts' expectations and announced the resignations of several senior executives, including former co-CEO Jim Balsillie.

  • Apple's logo on a wall of an Apple store

    Foxconn, which manufactures more than 40 percent of the world’s electronics for such companies as Apple, Dell, Amazon and others, has pledged to sharply curtail the number of working hours within its Chinese factories and significantly increase wages, a move that could improve working conditions across China.

  • Yahoo Board Director Weighs in on Proxy Showdown Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    With Yahoo’s stock not moving the needle over $20 since mid-2008, CEO Scott Thompson is facing a massive proxy showdown with hedge fund honcho Dan Loeb, who owns a 5.8% stake (over $1 billion ) in Yahoo through his company, Third Point.

  • Applied Materials In the Chips Thanks to Mobile: CEO Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 2:43 PM ET

    Applied Materials CEO Michael Splinter is thankful for the explosion in tablets and smartphones because that goes right to his company's bottom line.

  • Spotify Extends Unlimited Free Trial in U.S. Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 1:41 PM ET
    Spotify

    Spotify today removed the five track playback limit on its free service in five European countries and has announced it will extend the unlimited free listening trial in the U.S.

  • Smartphones now account for nearly 50 percent of all U.S. mobile subscriptions, according to a new report.

  • Investors Have Two More Shots to Trade Facebook Pre-IPO Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 12:19 PM ET
    Facebook

    Private market trading in Facebook – the company that created the need for secondary brokerages in the first place – will be suspended after this week as the company takes final steps toward its initial public offering slated for May, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Elpida Collapse to Boost Micron, Samsung: Pro Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 1:55 AM ET

    Japan's only dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) chips maker, Elpida, delisted on the Tokyo bourse on Wednesday, marking the biggest corporate failure in Japan's manufacturing history.

  • Apple Insiders Cash In Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 3:52 PM ET
    Apple

    If you’re a top executive at Apple, all that hard work is definitely paying off. In hundreds of millions of dollars worth of stock.

  • Third Point

    Daniel Loeb is shooting off fighting words to Yahoo's CEO again, making clear he has no intention of backing down from his demands that Third Point needs more directors on Yahoo's board of directors.

  • Satellite Broadband Providers Expand into Rural Areas Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 10:35 AM ET
    Satellite

    Internet providers that beam broadband connections to rural America via satellites are expanding their services as the need for faster video and downloads is becoming universal.

  • Flutter app

    Want to impress your friends and/or have them accuse you of witchery? Well, if you own an Apple computer, you're in luck, because a new free app for Mac allows you to stop and start your music by just holding up your hand in front of your webcam.

  • LinkedIn

    Reid Hoffman recently loaned Kiva $1 million and invited 40,000 people to each lend out $25 of his money to a borrower of their choice, using the Kiva platform, at no cost.

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