What's driving the growth of online dating? Growth feeds on itself: One in five relationships start online, that ubiquity sparks massive word-of-mouth. By now, it seems like any stigma surrounding online dating is gone. Plus, the growth of smartphones means that people can access their online dating services constantly, growing use and engagement.
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A two-year collaboration of dissidents gave birth to a new force — a pan-Arab youth movement dedicated to spreading democracy in a region without it, the New York Times reports.
Online dating has certainly changed since that robo-like voice alerted Meg Ryan about her new messages. Last month, Euro RSCG Worldwide, wanted to know just how widespread that change has been, so we surveyed American consumers about e-dating patterns and their use of technology.
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The era of falling clothing prices is ending. Clothing prices have dropped for a decade as tame inflation and cheap overseas labor helped hold down costs.
After the top hedgie said he's covering some of his short positions, the "Fast Money" traders debate whether shorting this market is a good idea.
This rally is quiet...Too quiet...The Dow has crept up 5.5 percent year-to-date, the VIX has sunk to near 3-year lows. All the while geopolitical chaos in Egypt and earnings disasters like Cisco swirl around the rally with no lasting impact.
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I may be CBNC’s resident skeptic, but…. I was on a panel the other night at the New York Stock Exchange sponsored by StockTwits, a community for investors and traders launched on the Twitter platform.
You might think that this column is about Groupon.com, the white-hot Web site whose coupons save you 50 to 90 percent at local businesses. But it’s not. It’s about psychology, so says CNBC Contributor David Pogue.
When Hewlett-Packard executives announced their new mobile lineup of two webOS phones and a tablet on Wednesday, it reminded me of Apple. Apple 10 years ago, that is.
Social media company Twitter may be worth as much as $10 billion, based on discussions with companies that have considered buying the company, according to a published report. Is Twitter over-valued? Take our poll and tell us that you think Twitter is worth.
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Hewlett-Packard is expected to announce a bold reset of its mobile strategy today, unveiling phones and at least one tablet based on the webOS platform it acquired along with Palm last year.
Giving advice about love is as old as ... love. Trying to find a marketing tie-in to profit from the lovelorn may actually be older. So as Valentine's Day approaches, job search firm CareerCast.com has "advice" about falling in love at work.
Cisco is the juggernaut due out with earnings after the close today. Analysts are looking for estimates of $0.35 a share. Revenue is expected to come in at $10.23 billion.
Disney's stock is trading nearly five percent higher today on news that the company's strong brands are successfully riding the advertising recovery and return of consumer spending.
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Plus, the "Mad Money" host's call on Enterprise Products.