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  • Groupon Blames Europe as Stock Plummets Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 7:11 PM ET
    Groupon

    Groupon is joining the ranks of the companies blaming Europe for its shortfalls. But with the stock falling as much as 20 percent after-hours, what investors are focused on is the company’s slowing growth.

  • Can Groupon Convince Wall Street It's Half Off? Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 10:38 AM ET
    Groupon

    Is Groupon’ s stock as good a deal as the coupons it offers on its site? That depends on how the company address investor concerns about slowing growth, the long-term potential of the deal-a-day business, and new revenue streams from the likes of Groupon Goods.

  • Jamie Dimon Didn’t Call, but JPMorgan Did Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 4:00 PM ET
    Dimon said the bank will probably seek to claw back pay from executives responsible for $2 billion in trading losses.

    An update to last week's blogpost about the Houston janitor who parodied "Call me, Maybe" with "Call me, Jamie."

  • News Corp. Expected to Report Split Details With Earnings Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    News Corporation

    When Rupert Murdoch’s media empire reports its fiscal fourth quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday, Wall Street will be just as curious to hear details of its plan to split News Corp in two, as it is to hear the details of the quarter.

  • Disney CEO Iger: Still 'Room to Increase Pricing' Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 6:43 PM ET
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    Disney CEO Bob Iger told CNBC that people are still flocking to parks and spending more money there despite the tight economy. He said the entertainment giant also sees "room to increase pricing" further.

  • Disney Expected to Grow Studio, Theme Parks Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 9:50 AM ET
    Cinderella's Castle

    On the heels of 'The Avengers' massive performance and the successful launch of Cars Land at its California theme park, Disney is expected to report stronger results across its segments on Tuesday after the bell.

  • How SecondMarket Is Staying Relevant, Post-Facebook Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 3:43 PM ET
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    SecondMarket, the leading platform for trading private company shares, seems to be benefiting from growing distrust in the public markets — despite losing its most popular company, Facebook, to the public market.

  • How Rockers Make Money Now That Records Don't Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 1:52 PM ET
    Nikki Sixx from Motley Crue performs at Le Zenith on June 18, 2012 in Paris, France.

    In a time when musicians made an average of about $34,000 off their music before deducting  touring and recording expenses, rock stars have begun expanding their brands.

  • Janitors to Dimon: 'Call Me, Jamie' Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 12:26 PM ET
    Dimon said the bank will probably seek to claw back pay from executives responsible for $2 billion in trading losses.

    Carly Rae Jepsen's song "Call Me, Maybe?" is now being used by a union representing janitors to mock JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon.

  • CBS Benefits From New Digital Revenue Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 11:26 AM ET
    CBS

    CBS announced a record earnings of 65 cents, six cents better than expected.

  • What Should Facebook Do Now? Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 10:48 AM ET
    Facebook sign at their main campus in Menlo Park, California.

    Investors are disappointed by the company's slowing growth, and left its earnings call hungry for guidance on what Facebook’s is aiming for with its growing investments, and when it will return to accelerating growth.

  • Does Facebook Have a 'Bot' Problem? Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 3:32 PM ET
    Facebook

    Facebook’s advertising model is under attack — facing allegations that ad clicks on the site aren’t real, but are more likely from “bots,” (web robots) than from people.

  • Apple TV–Hulu Plus Deal Speaks to Future of Apple TV Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:26 PM ET
    Hulu Plus for Apple TV.

    The launch of subscription service Hulu Plus on Apple TV is more than just another incremental video distribution deal. It should be a win-win for both companies, and most importantly — it gives us a glimpse of what Apple has planned for its Apple TV service.

  • Is Apple Losing Its Way? Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 4:14 PM ET
    Is Apple Losing Its Way?

    James Brehm, Compass Intelligence, and David Pearl, Epoch Investment Partners, weigh in on rumors of Apple's iPad mini, and whether the company is adhering to Steve Jobs' vision.

  • Facebook Earnings Meet but Stock Stumbles Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    Facebook

    In its first earnings report as a public company Facebook’s results were right on target with non-GAAP earnings per share of 12 cents.

  • Foursquare Launches Ads With Big-Name Partners Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 9:46 AM ET
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    After three years of building up its user base, Foursquare is finally starting to make money — a big step for the service with over 20 million users and over 2 billion “check-ins” to businesses.

  • Jeffrey Katzenberg On the Aurora Shooting Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 3:55 PM ET
    James Holmes, makes first appearance in court.

    As theater chains beef up security, Hollywood has taken measures to be sensitive to the  Aurora killings—Warner Bros. and the other studios refrained from reporting box office tallies over the weekend.

  • Theaters Ramp Up Security in Response to Shooting Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 12:08 PM ET
    The Century 16 movie theatre is seen where a gunmen attacked movie goers during an early morning screening of the new Batman movie, 'The Dark Knight Rises' July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado.

    Theaters, security teams, and police departments are trying to respond to help Americans feel safe in the theaters where they’ve always been able to go for a respite from reality.

  • A Quest for Six-Packs, Inspired by Bollywood Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 3:37 AM ET
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    For his starring role in the recent action movie “Ishaqzaade,” the young actor Arjun Kapoor did the prep work expected of an aspiring leading man in Bollywood. He took acting classes. He worked on his dancing. And he spent months transforming his flabby stomach into a gym-hardened washboard of six-pack abs. The NYT reports.

  • Zynga Exploring 'Real Money Gaming': CEO Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 2:24 PM ET
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    Perhaps the biggest news out of the interview was the fact that Zynga spacer is "actively exploring real money gaming" — i.e. gambling. This could be a massive new source of revenue for Zynga, which has a hugely popular online Poker game.