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CHICAGO, March 10- While it is hard to knock the advice of Warren Buffett, whose annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders recently lofted down from the mountain of capitalism, some of his tips can be tweaked.
SEOUL, March 10- Samsung Electronics Co's Galaxy S5 smartphone could get off to a slow start in South Korea as the flagship's launch next month will coincide with a 45- day ban on local carriers selling phones, analysts said.
One might expect Bitcoin to unite all opponents of so-called fiat currencies. But that's not proving to be the case.
Online storefront comiXology is helping self-published comic book authors find new readers and reduce the cost of reaching them.
Here’s what needs to happen for bitcoin to be taken seriously as an investment, says Michael Yoshikami.
General Electric will stop paying senior executives dividends on stock awards that have not yet vested, after investors urged an end to the practice.
The ratio of women to men in management-level positions has stagnated and, at the current rate, it will take 75 years for there to be equal numbers of men and women at the top level.
TAIPEI, March 7- Taiwan's exports in the first two months of 2014 rose just a sliver from a year earlier, indicating that global demand for the island's high-tech products remains tepid. In the first two months of a year, measurements of Taiwan export changes from a year earlier can be skewed by when the Lunar New Year comes.
CNBC's Julia Wood discusses a new report from Barclays, which indicated a lack of innovation to weigh on Apple for 2014. It also slashed its forecasts for smartphone sales growth in 2014.
BOSTON, March 6- General Electric Co said on Thursday it will stop paying its senior executives dividends on stock awards that have not yet vested, after investors urged the company to end the long-held perk.
Tech giants are winning the war for talent and Silicon Valley office space, encouraging start-ups to go on a global hunt for a new heartland.
In this week's Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog—get a Warren Buffett rewind, Carl Icahn unleashed and maybe meet the next WhatsApp disruptor.
The man Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin has denied he had anything to do with the digital currency.
A federal judge favored Samsung in the heated patent battle with Apple.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 6- A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected Apple's request for a permanent sales ban in the United States against some older Samsung smartphones, a key setback for the iPhone maker in its global patent battle.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
March 6- Shares of Pixelworks Inc, which makes chips for digital display, rose 54 percent a day after the company revealed that Apple Inc is among its largest customers.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 6- A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected Apple Inc's request for a permanent sales ban in the United States against some older Samsung smartphones, a key setback for the iPhone maker in its global patent battle.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 6- Findery, a map-based social networking service started by the co-founder of popular photo-sharing site Flickr, launched a mobile app on Thursday. The free app, which is available for Apple Inc iPhones, lets users leave notes, photos and videos about real-world locations on digital maps.
While there has been much talk of large-screen smartphones, another trend has begun to emerge: secure phones that ensure your privacy.