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Book Profits On IBM And Verizon, Buy This Toy Maker And Homebuilder On Weakness

Disclosure: I have no positions in IBM, Verizon, Lennar or Mattel. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and Dow Transportation Aver...

Jul 28 2014, 8:51am CDT

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

Earnings season is in full swing, providing new data points for investors to reassess positions.  After a careful review o...

Jan 22 2014, 8:01am CST

Las Vegas Casinos Accept Bitcoins

Las Vegas Casinos Accept Bitcoins

Las Vegas casinos now accepting cybercurrency Bitcoin; will work for rooms, food, not gambling LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas is ge...

Jan 21 2014, 1:20pm CST

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Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage

Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasi...

Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST

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For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust

For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edwa...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

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Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases

Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Pl...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

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Ecuador politician claims email hacking in smear

Opposition politician in Ecuador claims email hacking in smear campaign by state-run media LIMA, Peru (AP) — An o...

Jan 15 2014, 1:51pm CST

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Report: NSA maps pathway into computers

Report: NSA maps pathway into foreign computers using radio waves and covert chips WASHINGTON (AP) — The National...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21am CST

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China video sites confident public will pay

China's video industry confident it can beat piracy, persuade public to pay for online content BEIJING (AP) — Whe...

Jan 14 2014, 1:16am CST

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Fox Sports tests weather gadgets for Super Bowl

Fox Sports testing out weather-related gadgets for use at Super Bowl PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fox Sports has a few...

Jan 13 2014, 10:31pm CST

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

With the media focused last week on the “polar vortex” extreme cold, Chris Christie’s “BridgeGate,” the jobs report shock, Fed...

Jan 12 2014, 10:46am CST

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

The following post is by Roger Wu, cofounder of the business-to-business content distribution network, Cooperatize. What happen...

Jan 12 2014, 8:56am CST

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Gadget Watch: The desk that tells you to stand up

Gadget Watch: Stir Kinetic desk tells you to stand up for a change, and moves with you LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sitting d...

Jan 10 2014, 10:51am CST

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Gadget Watch: Look around in Sony's video headset

Gadget Watch: Looking up, down, sideways in Sony's video headset LAS VEGAS (AP) — A virtual-reality headset from...

Jan 10 2014, 2:41am CST

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Gadget Watch: Car game leaves Hot Wheels in dust

Gadget Watch: iPhone-controlled toy car game leaves Hot Wheels and tracks with rails in dust LAS VEGAS (AP) — So...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

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App Watch: Query your human network with Jelly

App Watch: What type of tree is this? Should I drink this? Ask your social circle with Jelly NEW YORK (AP) — Jell...

Jan 9 2014, 1:06pm CST

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

I thought it was a good point to review my pontificating in 2013. So I’ve pulled all my articles from the year to see if I’m a...

Jan 9 2014, 11:36am CST

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Old meets new in 2014 video game lineup

Master Chief, Meet Aiden Pearce : Old faces collide with new ones in 2014 video game lineup LOS ANGELES (AP) — Th...

Jan 9 2014, 10:56am CST

Ditch 'Dogs Of The Dow' - The Mutts Have Bad Genes, Improper Breeding and False Papers

Ditch 'Dogs Of The Dow' - The Mutts Have Bad Genes, Improper Breeding and False Papers

The ‘Dogs of the Dow’ reasoning sounds sensible, the process is simple and the result are being reported as proof that it works...

Jan 8 2014, 5:21pm CST

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Few 'wearables' balance fashion and function

Gadget show is awash in 'wearable' devices, but questions of acceptance and usefulness remain LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ga...

Jan 8 2014, 3:51pm CST

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Experts withdraw from Internet security conference

Researchers skip computer security conference over reports of NSA collaboration on encryption WASHINGTON (AP) — A...

Jan 8 2014, 2:31pm CST

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

While women in the upper echelons of corporate America are singing the same old  tune, “Still No Progress After Years of No Pro...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am CST

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SF to charge Google, others with employee shuttles

San Francisco to charge Google, Facebook, others using public bus stops for employee shuttles SAN FRANCISCO (AP)...

Jan 7 2014, 1:36pm CST

The 2014 Midas List of Tech's Top Venture Investors Is Now Open For Entries

The 2014 Midas List of Tech's Top Venture Investors Is Now Open For Entries

It’s time for all great technology investors and company builders to stand up and be counted in the 14th annual Forbes Midas Li...

Jan 7 2014, 9:36am CST

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Tesla station to bring electric cars to Wyoming

Lusk, Wyo., charging station positioned to open up pickup-truck country to Tesla electric cars LUSK, Wyo. (AP) —...

Jan 7 2014, 12:26am CST

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Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip

Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip, will be driven in Formula E Championship LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new kind...

Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge f...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

Jim Cramer: How To Make Fewer Financial Mistakes And Get Rich

Jim Cramer: How To Make Fewer Financial Mistakes And Get Rich

Jim Cramer is one of the most prolific and recognized men in the financial world. Very few people can boast his media resume an...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

Social Clout At Re/Code

Social Clout At Re/Code

Very few business news organizations enjoy the brand esteem and influence of Dow Jones’s Wall Street Journal. A prominent story...

Jan 5 2014, 3:01pm CST

7 Reasons Not To Pay Off Your Mortgage Before You Retire

7 Reasons Not To Pay Off Your Mortgage Before You Retire

Many people, including myself, dream of having a “mortgage burning” party the week they retire. The very thought of making my l...

Jan 3 2014, 9:06am CST

Where Will The S&P 500 Finish In 2014?

Where Will The S&P 500 Finish In 2014?

2013 was a banner year for investors, as the market hit record highs. Both the Dow and S&P 500 finished the year with their...

Jan 2 2014, 3:21pm CST

Four High-Yielding ETFs For Growth And Income

Four High-Yielding ETFs For Growth And Income

Let’s take a look at high dividend paying ETFs that offer an opportunity for both growth and income. Growth & income exchan...

Jan 2 2014, 10:21am CST

Markets Finish 2013 With Record Highs

Markets Finish 2013 With Record Highs

Fittingly, a record-breaking 2013 finished with one last record-breaking day: on the last day of the year, the Dow and the S&am...

Dec 31 2013, 3:51pm CST

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I Don't Know Anyone Who Predicted a Five Year Bull Market

I can’t think of a single money manager or investment adviser who reckoned a year ago that the S&P 500 index would gain 31....

Dec 30 2013, 1:51pm CST

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Home electricity use in US falling to 2001 levels

Despite more gadgets, electricity usage in US homes is falling to levels last seen in 2001 NEW YORK (AP) — The av...

Dec 30 2013, 12:42pm CST

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Report: NSA intercepts computer deliveries

Report lifts lid on NSA hacker unit, says US spies intercept computer deliveries to plant bugs LONDON (AP) — A Ge...

Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST

Drake Baer: How To Create A Sustainable Culture Of Innovation

Drake Baer: How To Create A Sustainable Culture Of Innovation

I spoke to Drake Baer, who is a contributing writer at Fast Company and co-author of the upcoming book “Everything Connects: Ho...

Dec 27 2013, 8:30am CST