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  • Groupon

    Some entrepreneurs question the value of pitting frugal customers against merchants hoping for loyalty, the New York Times reports.

  • Netflix

    Netflix’s pricing snafu is a growing pain in its transformation into a digital company. It needs to, and can, make amends with customers today. The key question is will it be dominant in the digital content provider domain?

  • Cramer's Issues for the Street

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses what traders are watching ahead of today's trading session and discusses the possibility that the internet is still a place for growth domestically and internationally, with Glenn Hutchins, Silver Lake.

  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos introducing the new Kindle Fire tablet in New York. The Fire is expected to go up against Apple's iPad2.

    Jeff Bezos' unveiling of Amazon's new tablets has sparked a close examination of their impact on technology companies like Apple and Google.

  • Amazon: Buy or Sell?

    R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar analyst, and Harry Rady, Rady Asset Management, discuss Amazon's new tablet, the "Fire," and whether it's the ultimate Trojan horse for Amazon's retail business.

  • Amazon’s Kindle Fire

    Now that we've seen the Kindle Fire, the big question: Is it an iPad killer?

  • Musician D.A. Wallach of Chester French

    D.A. Wallach was one of the first few thousand people to use Facebook, and he's been a social media pioneer for artists ever since.

  • The Innovative University

    Real innovation isn’t common in higher education, especially at the most prestigious schools.

  • Amazon Unveils Kindle Touch & Fire Tablet

    The details on Amazon's Kindle Touch, which will start at $99 and the Kindle Fire tablet, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst.

  • Amazon's New Kindle Touch vs. Apple

    Insight on what all the buzz surrounding Amazon's possible tablet means for the company's stock, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst.

  • Amazon's New Tablet?

    The announcement of a new tablet will be a challenge for Samsung, Motorla, HTC and other because Amazon will lead with content and services, says Sarah Rotman Epps, Forrester Research senior analyst, who adds it isn't about hardware and Amazon will provide the service for a good price.

  • Innovation in the Classroom

    Discussing how to bring innovation to the classroom with a video-game learning resource for K-12 students, with Ntiedo Etuk, DimensionU CEO/co-founder and Sal Khan, The Khan Academy founder.

  • Ed Miliband, UK Labour party leader

    The UK needs a new economic plan for the 21st century that rewards the real wealth creators and not just "predators who are just interested in the fast buck", the Labour party leader  - the UK’s main opposition party  -  Ed Miliband said on Tuesday.

  • Google's $12.5 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility gives the Internet search company patent protection while putting it squarely into the smartphone hardware business, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt told CNBC Monday.

  • New Revenue Avenues for Advertising

    A look at where advertising dollar are made in emerging ad space, and whether there is a decline in traditional media spending, with Richard Kirshenbaum, Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal & Partners chairman.

  • Eric Schmidt on Google's Next Gear

    Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, responds to allegations about whether Google is a monopoly and how regulatory oversight impacts the company's acquisitions. He also shares insight on how global economic weakness has affected the tech powerhouse.

  • Tablet Wars: Amazon vs. Apple

    Mark McKechnie, analyst at ThinkEquity LLC, discusses whether Amazon can take a bite out of Apple with its new tablet.

  • iPad

    One after another, like moths to a flame, technology companies have been seduced into entering the market for tablets. Apple made it look so irresistible, with 29 million eager and sometimes fanatical consumers snapping up an iPad in the device’s first 15 months, the NYT reports.

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    Facebook rolled out new changes to its user interface this week. The good news is that it spawned several new Facebook groups. The bad news? They had names like: "We Hate the New Facebook so STOP CHANGING IT!!!"

  • Brad Pitt in Moneyball

    "Moneyball" is not just a baseball story. It is a fascinating look at how breaking old thinking and applying new metrics can improve efficiency and generate better results. Some have called this the best book on marketing that’s not about marketing.