Arturo Estrella has a message for recession naysayers: It could hit sooner than you think.Marketsread more
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Salesforce released its first earnings report since its $15.3 billion acquisition of Tableau Software, the company's largest deal ever.Technologyread more
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell faces the tough challenge of presenting a unified voice on Fed policy from the most divided Fed in years.Market Insiderread more
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Google says it shut down hundreds of YouTube channels tied to misinformation around the Hong Kong protests.Technologyread more
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Investors are rushing to get a piece of its privately held rival Impossible Foods before it goes public, according to the Wall Street Journal.Food & Beverageread more
Weisler has been CEO at the company since 2015 when it split from HPE.Technologyread more
Apple CEO Tim Cook has found the "recipe" for a positive relationship with the president, management expert Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Thursday.Politicsread more
Ten minutes after his maiden tweet he had 10,000 followers. His next 10,000 came in the following half-hour.
(Read more: Twitterverse reacts to Apple chief's first tweet)
Cook was slowly adding people to follow as well, with Anderson Cooper, Kings of Leon, Jimmy Fallon and Duke Basketball among his first 10. One other is Steve Jobs' widow, Laurene Jobs, whose Twitter presence is enigmatic—she's never tweeted and follows no one. She does, however, have more than 2,000 followers.
Apple's new iPhones—the 5S, with new features including a fingerprint scanner, and the lower-priced 5C in pastel colors—went on sale at stores Friday, luring the now-familiar long lines of fans at Apple stores everywhere.
(Read more: Record iPhone debut is not a 'victory lap' yet: Pro)
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn recently spurred investors to pump up Apple's market value by some $17 billion after he tweeted—in his 11th tweet ever—that he had "a large position" in the Cupertino, Calif.-based company.
—By CNBC's Matt Twomey. Follow him on Twitter .