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    New smart phones, tablet computers and apps for televisions will be among the hot new products unvieled at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

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    When the Stanford business professor Darrell Duffie co-wrote a book on how to overhaul Wall Street regulations, he did not mention that he sits on the board of Moody’s, the credit rating agency, the New York Times reports.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

  • Groupon

    Groupon, the social buying site that spurned a $6 billion takeover bid from Google earlier this month, has attracted several big institutional investors as it works to potentially go public in 2011, people briefed on the matter told the New York Times.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

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    Facebook likes big numbers — it now has more than 500 million users, each one of whom can have as many as 5,000 friends. Yet as a privately held company, its ownership base must remain small, or it will have to disclose publicly its financial results, the New York Times reports.

  • Technology is the third worst performing sector in the S&P this year, only beating out healthcare and utilities.  This may surprise most investors since a handful of tech stocks had a good 2010.

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    Drinking coffee and texting are two of my favorite pastimes. On Tuesday I learned they don't mix.

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    A red-hot trading market has developed in the shares of the world’s leading private companies. Now, the SEC wants to learn more about this business.  The New York Times reports.

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    The pile of 2011 forecasts is already pretty high, so I’m going up-the-ante a bit a give three predictions for the year 2021. More specifically—these are my predictions for the next 10 years, since it’s my contention that real gains are made over 3 to 5 year time horizons. Without further ado, here are the three market trends I expect will dominate the next decade.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Julian Assange

    Julian Assange has signed book deals worth more than £1 million ($1.5 million) in the US and UK, to allow the WikiLeaks founder to cover his legal fees and maintain the whistleblowing site, reports the Financial Times.

  • Chrissy Crawford Malone, founder of the online affordable artgallery ArtStar.

    Advances in digital technology and an increasingly design sensitive consumer have created solid demand for paintings and prints under $500.

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    Online retailers are going to see a little something extra in their stockings this year. Online retail sales during the 2010 holiday season rose 15.4 percent from last holiday season to $36.4 billion, with strength across all categories, according to MasterCard's SpendingPulse eCommerce Index.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

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    Hundreds of website addresses that disparage BofA executives and board members have been registered in recent days in an apparent effort to protect the bank and its senior leaders, according to internet companies who track the buying and selling of such domain names. The Financial Times reports.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Herein are the market movers grabbed the attention of the "Fast Money" traders on Wednesday.

  • Facebook will go the IPO route when it “makes the most sense,” Chris Hughes, its co-founder told CNBC Wednesday.