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  • The Secret Millionaires Club

    Warren Buffett is about to hit the small screen. No, he hasn’t decided to give up being a bazillionaire investor for the life of a struggling actor – he’s launching a animated series called the “Secret Millionaires Club.”

  • News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch looks down as he leaves the One Aldwych Hotel surrounded by his personal security team to speak with reporters after meeting with the family of murdered school girl Milly Dowler on July 15, 2011 in London, England.

    Rupert Murdoch has another headache on his hands- new allegations of hacking on top of shareholders advocating for his ousting. Murdoch kicked off the meeting with glowing comments about the state of the company, saying that the company's "in good shape to prosper." But it seems company hasn't yet put the hacking scandal behind it.

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    When the financial markets were zigzagging all over the place in the third quarter, venture capital investments were surprisingly robust.

  •  BB&T: Not All Banks are Created Equal

    Banks are just too tough to own in this environment, says Mad Money's Jim Cramer, but not all banks are created equal, and BB&T is pretty darned good. Discussing regional banks, and the outlook for his company, with Kelly King, BB&T CEO.

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft's earnings hit Wall Street's target and revenue beat, helped by strong sales of its Office applications package. Still, shares skidded.

  • We've had quite a few dress rehearsals for the end of the world but this one could be it! Here are some tips for the end. The Four Horsemen? Yeah, turns out, they're My Little Ponies.

  • Copper Prices Slide

    Losses in copper are adding to negative sentiment on stocks, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Apple Store Upper Westside Manhattan

    Could it be that Apple retail chief Ron Johnson’s departure for J.C. Penney spacer was steeped as much in a peak in the performance of Apple stores as much as the opportunity he sees at the department store chain? Herb Greenberg reports.

  • Apple Store

    Apple shocked the street by missing analyst estimates as iPhone sales disappointed the financial prognosticators. But rather than providing an indication of Apple's decline, it instead highlights how easily influenced the investment community can be, caught up in momentum, and prone to setting unreasonable expectations for earnings estimates.

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    The online retailer met analysts' forecasts for earnings and beat expectations for revenue in the third quarter but the results disappointed investors. Shares skidded.

  • Yahoo's earnings fell in the most recent quarter as the company struggled to revive its online advertising business, though it still managed to beat analysts' expectations.

  • Apple Store 5th Ave NY

    Apple posted a rare miss on both earnings and revenue as far fewer iPhones were sold during the quarter than expected. Shares tumbled after-hours.

  • Motorola

    Handset maker Motorola Mobility isn't waiting for its merger with Google to be completed to introduce a host of products aimed at the consumer and business markets.

  • Apple Store

    Options on shares of Apple top the actives list Tuesday, as traders appear to be positioning for a big price move around its earnings report.

  • Rackspace's Cloud Share

    Insight on cloud and some of the drivers in the market, with Lanham Napier, Rackspace Hosting president/CEO.

  • The forward march of technology is both unforgiving and unstoppable. As it mercilessly weeds out the old in favor of the new, once beloved products and services become less favored by consumers, while others simply become obsolete.It’s always been this way. The horse and buggy was once the dominant means of travel for Americans, but once the automobile was invented formerly solvent buggy makers found themselves out of a job.This dynamic repeats itself whenever a new invention comes along that si

    What follows is a list of products and services that became so indispensable to consumers that they instantly lost interest in their previous favorites.

  • Apple's Senior Vice President of iOS Scott Forstall speaks about the new greeting card app at the event introducing the new iPhone 4s at the company's headquarters October 4, 2011 in Cupertino, California. The announcement marks the first time new CEO Tim Cook introduced a new product since Apple co-founder Steve Jobs resigned in August.

    Within the new iPhone lies a very special element that heralds the next generation in smartphones. This element could have a titanic effect on mobile commerce in the months to come and, overall, points to a much larger trend for which few can even begin to fully define its future business impact.

  • There may be analysts concerned about Google's strategy and what it plans to do with its cash hoard, but Barclays Capital Internet and media analyst Anthony DiClemente isn't one of them.

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    Today, the fundamentals of the concert experience – hearing about a show, rallying your friends to buy tickets, going to the show, and recounting the experience to everyone you know – are the same, but the means are greatly modernized through mobile technology.

  • Netflix

    On Thursday, Netflix announced it inked a deal for shows from the CW network. This new content, bolstering the streaming service's TV library, will draw a key younger demographic to Netflix while paying CW's parents, CBS and Warner Brothers, up to $1 billion dollars over ten years.