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  • Pierre Omidyar, chairman and founder of eBay Inc.

    John Cook, the editor who left Gawker Media this year to join Pierre Omidyar’s First Look Media start-up, may be headed back to Gawker.

  • Fan TV, a startup that wanted to make it easier to watch Web video — and conventional TV — on TV sets, looks like it is ready to throw in the towel.

  • Twitter

    Vivian Schiller, the high-profile NBC and NPR exec whom Twitter hired to run its news unit, is leaving the company as part of a consolidation.

  • The Apple logo is displayed at the Upper West Side Apple store in New York.

    Apple is close to buying the Pandora-for-talk-radio app Swell, according to multiple sources. The deal is worth about $30 million, these sources say.

  • With the release of the PS4 and Xbox One, there's a new mid-year sales leader in the videogame industry—and it's not Call of Duty for a change.

  • DirecTV

    Here's the theory behind the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal, and with the AT&T-DirecTV deal.

  • Reporters Erin Andrews and Pam Oliver.

    When the Broncos take on the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday, gamblers will be risking money on a series of unique, novelty prop bets.

  • Here are some of the most memorable moments in game show history.

  • Though some family businesses are epic success stories, other families fracture under the strain—with explosive results.

  • Would you pay to use micro-blogging site Twitter? If yes, how much would you pay per month?

  • From "Saturday Night Fever" to "Star Wars," here is some movie memorabilia that cleaned up at auction.

  • There's a fine line between “innovation” and “eyesore” when it comes to cars. CNBC.com presents a list of 10 models whose designers should have been shamed back to the drafting table.

  • SXSW

    CNBC covers the hottest topics at this year's South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.

  • Jeff Allen buys, re-tools and sells cars for top dollar, so he must be doing something right. Read ahead to see 10 cars he restored that turned major profits.

  • Movies may fade from memory, but a cool car is forever. Read ahead to see CNBC.com’s list of 10 cars from the silver screen whose memories have hung around long after the credits rolled.

  • These celebrity couples have houses that range from a young couple’s $2.5 million “starter” to a $43.5 million mega-mansion.

  • As Academy Award season approaches, it’s not uncommon to hear talk about the “Oscar Jinx." Click to see the actors and actresses whose careers declined once they won the Academy Award.

  • TeleBrands, maker of the Ped Egg, is the dominant player in the “As Seen on TV” sales category, and its products are sold in such retail outlets as Wal-Mart and Target. Here are its 10-biggest success stories.

  • Clark Haggans of the San Francisco 49ers and Katherine Webb of 'Inside Edition' dance during Super Bowl XLVII Media Day.

    Beyond wagering on traditional point spreads, gamblers these days can choose to put money down on hundreds of obscure and sometimes ridiculous bets listed on sportsbooks for the Super Bowl.

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  • Julia Boorstin

    Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.

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