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  • When parents look at their young children and imagine what they’ll be when they grow up, many different possibilities come to mind. They dream of little Junior growing up to be a surgeon, or perhaps a commercial airline pilot, or maybe a banker, and they imagine a rewarding future of power, prestige, and high pay.The reality is actually a little different. The job search portal , created a list of 12 jobs that are traditionally believed to be great occupations, but that actually look a lot bette

    The job search portal CareerCast.com created a list of 12 jobs that look better on paper than they might be in reality. Check to see if your job is on the list!

  • Despite some headwinds, this Internet company is “impressive”, says Citigroup analyst Mark Mahaney.

  • Priceline Surges

    Shares of Priceline jump more than five percent after the travel site reported better than expected Q3 sales and earnings. Analysis, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst.

  • Reproduction of the original one-sheet movie poster, now worth some $5,000 among collectors.

    Historically collectors have remained underground, afraid that showing an interest in the world of sex would bring shame and mockery, but as porn becomes more mainstream more people are comfortable owning a part of its history.

  • Hottest Video Game Now

    Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee & Leach, discusses 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3,' the hottest video game in stores right now.

  • Is Now the Time to Buy Groupon?

    Discussing whether investors should buy Groupon, and the low barriers to entry , with Frederick Moran, Benchmark Company analyst. Also, a look at a buy rating on Priceline.com, and an options strategy on Groupon, with Fast Money trader, Scott Nation.

  • In this feature, the Fast pros breakdown chatter in the market. What’s on their radar and should it be on yours?

  • Battle of the Tablet Market

    Will Barnes & Noble's Nook take a bite out of the fast growing tablet market? An outlook on the competition and an overview of the new e-reader, with Brian Cooley, CNET.com.

  • Breaking the Cycle

    "Statistics from Nielsen Online show that at least twenty-five percent of the seemingly hard-working people hunched over computers in their cubicles are actually looking at porn," and as this author writes, if you're one of them, you're probably losing a lot of money.

  • Apple Store 5th Ave NY

    Yale professor David Gelernter survived an attack by the Unabomber. Now, he's up against a bigger force: He's suing Apple. After seeing an email from Steve Jobs in the case, one patent law expert said simply, "Wow."

  • Zynga just filed a new, expanded S-1, revealing new third-quarter numbers. The filing may be nearly 500 pages longer than the last one, but it's missing a key piece of information — a stock price. That indicates that Zynga's road show, which was scheduled to start next week, has been delayed.

  • With several big earnings expected next week, find out which names the "Mad Money" host plans to monitor.

  • Groupon's First Day of Trade

    Groupon's IPO soared out of the gate on its first day of trading, but beyond the hoopla, where's this stock likely to go from here? Michael Moe, GSV Capital, offers his perspective.

  • Groupon

    If Groupon's been plagued by a slew of questions about its business model and accounting issues? It's more than just pent-up demand and interest in the Internet space. The company has a few tricks up its sleeve to keep consumers.

  • Fusion-IO CEO on Innovation

    Insight on why Barrons named Fusion-IO as the number one tech company, with David Flynn, Fusion-IO CEO, president, & co-founder, who discusses the company's reported profit of over $7 million.

  • Tweet the Street: Social media

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg takes a look some stocks in the social media beat.

  • Groupon: Deal or No Deal?

    Is Groupon's stock already overpriced? Rick Summer, Morningstar senior equity analyst, says the stock is only worth eight dollars a share.

  • Groupon CFO: IPO Pricing

    Jason Child, Groupon chief financial officer, weighs in on how he thinks the company's first day of trading will go.

  • While U.S. stocks finished near session highs Thursday, the "Fast Money" traders watched these names in particular.

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    Mobile dating app users say the services allow them to skip the more elaborate mating rituals of standard online dating, which seems to move glacially in an era of text messaging and social networking, report The New York Times.