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Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Carl Icahn tweeted on Thursday, January 23, announcing that he had bought another $500 million of Apple’s stock that day ($1 bi...

Jan 27 2014, 6:40am CST

Apple's Stock Buyback And Dividend Outlook: Don't Expect Much Of An Increase

Apple plans to report its December quarter results on Monday, January 27, and holds its shareholder meeting on Friday, February...

Jan 22 2014, 9:21am CST

Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues

Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues

Once a niche corner of the market, analysis of environmental, social and governance (ESG) trends is increasingly taking centre...

Jan 17 2014, 11:11am CST

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

The moment I laid eyes on indie developer Stoic’s The Banner Saga, I wanted to love everything about it. The art-style is simpl...

Jan 16 2014, 11:26pm 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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SolarCity turns to retail investors for cash

SolarCity bets on new kind of financing _ selling bond-like securities to retail investors NEW YORK (AP) — Solar...

Jan 15 2014, 7:41am 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

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Google says it will buy Nest Labs for $3.2B

Google says it will buy Nest Labs, maker of high-tech smoke alarms and thermostats, for $3.2B NEW YORK (AP) — Goo...

Jan 13 2014, 5:11pm CST

Vladimir Putin's Approval Rating Has Been Holding Steady For Almost Two Years

Vladimir Putin's Approval Rating Has Been Holding Steady For Almost Two Years

I’m a little late, but it’s worth pointing out that after a particularly bad November Vladimir Putin’s approval rate in Decembe...

Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST

Alien Isolation pre-order has a 25% Discount

Alien Isolation pre-order has a 25% Discount

On Tuesday this week the game was announced. Shortly after the PC download is up for grabs at a discount....

Jan 10 2014, 3:48pm CST

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now If you happen to work in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Lauderdale and...

Jan 10 2014, 3:41pm 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

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

For the first eight months of 2013 it was all talk about the stock (since it was in the penalty box), Apple losing market share...

Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST

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Ahead of the Bell: Twitter downgraded

Twitter falls in premarket trading as analyst cuts rating on lofty stock price NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Twitter...

Jan 8 2014, 7:11am CST

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Technology? Some justices want to keep distance

Supreme Court justices wary of bold action by judges weighing new technology, privacy issues WASHINGTON (AP) — At...

Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm 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

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

In 2009, Apple trademarked their catchphrase, “there’s an app for that.” Little did we know how true that would turn out to be....

Jan 7 2014, 1:26pm CST

PC Gaming Company Razer Wants A Slice Of Wearables Industry With Nabu SmartBand

PC Gaming Company Razer Wants A Slice Of Wearables Industry With Nabu SmartBand

Bringing you details on a new wearable fitness device or smartwatch from the CES 2014 floor is already standard fare. But when...

Jan 7 2014, 1:26pm CST

Sony's New Waterproof Xperia Z1s Smartphone Is T-Mobile Exclusive

Sony's New Waterproof Xperia Z1s Smartphone Is T-Mobile Exclusive

Dedicated camera manufacturers are struggling to keep up with advancements in smartphone technology. So what happens when Sony...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST

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LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs

LG to power more than 70 percent of its smart TVs with mobile software from Palm SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG wil...

Jan 6 2014, 12:36pm CST

Why One Analyst Says Facebook Stock Is Hot Despite Site's Dwindling Cool Factor

Why One Analyst Says Facebook Stock Is Hot Despite Site's Dwindling Cool Factor

As parents and grandparents have joined the ranks of Facebook’s most active users, the site’s bread and butter — the teenage an...

Jan 6 2014, 11:46am CST

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

Tax season opens in 26 days. And here’s my big prediction: a lot of taxpayers will be taken by surprise. Despite all of those “...

Jan 5 2014, 6:31pm CST

Apple's Missing Ingredient Dulls Its Outlook

Apple's Missing Ingredient Dulls Its Outlook

All analysts and investors agree on one thing: Innovation created Apple (AAPL). But innovation has two forms: revolutionary and...

Jan 4 2014, 12:36pm CST

Investing In Vietnam With Dragon Capital's Bill Stoops

Investing In Vietnam With Dragon Capital's Bill Stoops

Dragon Capital is the largest private shareholder of stocks in Vietnam. I spoke with Bill Stoops, Dragon’s Chief Investment Off...

Jan 2 2014, 7:41pm CST

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Feds announce test sites for drone aircraft

Feds announce drone testing sites in Alaska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Texas, Virginia LAS VEGAS (AP) — The...

Dec 30 2013, 10:51am CST

Ex-Romney Digital Director On The Future Of Digital Campaigning

Ex-Romney Digital Director On The Future Of Digital Campaigning

As the Obama camp celebrated its victory over Mitt Romney last November, the campaign’s digital side received an outsized share...

Dec 29 2013, 10:06pm 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

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In 2008, PolitiFact's 2013 'Lie Of The Year,' That You Could Keep Your Health Plan Under Obamacare, It As Rated 'True'

On December 12, the self-appointed guardians of truth and justice at PolitiFact named President Obama’s infamous promise—that “...

Dec 27 2013, 1:16pm CST

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NY judge rules NSA phone surveillance is legal

NY judge concludes NSA phone surveillance is legal, rejecting ACLU effort to halt program NEW YORK (AP) — A feder...

Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST

Heads-Up: Your Malware Protection Could Be Out-Dated And Ineffective

Heads-Up: Your Malware Protection Could Be Out-Dated And Ineffective

It’s pretty much tradition now for me. When my family and I go to other family members’ homes for the holidays, I get sucked in...

Dec 27 2013, 11:16am CST

How 'Right This Minute' Helps Merge Internet And Television

How 'Right This Minute' Helps Merge Internet And Television

I’ve written a few times recently about the ways new content models are emerging online and influencing film, television, and s...

Dec 27 2013, 8:26am CST

Facebook Flying As Santa Claus Visits Wall Street

Facebook Flying As Santa Claus Visits Wall Street

It looks like Santa Claus is coming to town. On this shortened Christmas Eve session, Europe is now on Day #5 of its rally, but...

Dec 24 2013, 10:06am CST

Red Lobster Release Not Enough, Activist Investor Tells Darden

Red Lobster Release Not Enough, Activist Investor Tells Darden

Restaurant operator Darden Restaurants may think releasing Red Lobster into the wild will help its bottom line, but according t...

Dec 23 2013, 12:06pm CST

McDonald's, Cisco Still Buys In Overvalued Market

McDonald's, Cisco Still Buys In Overvalued Market

Stocks are even more overvalued as the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and the Russell 2000 set new all-time intra-da...

Dec 23 2013, 9:56am CST

The Three QBs Better Than Tony Romo

The Three QBs Better Than Tony Romo

Tony Romo’s name stirs up passions.   Many Cowboy fans and writers blame Romo for everything from bad losses to bad weather. Re...

Dec 23 2013, 8:56am CST

Attorney Offers Students 1,000 Reasons To Skip Law School

Attorney Offers Students 1,000 Reasons To Skip Law School

If you had the chance to do it over, would you do it again? It’s one of the most popular questions in my “ask the taxgirl” mail...

Dec 22 2013, 10:41pm CST

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The U.S. Government Wants To Rank Our Colleges. Why?

The U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, has come up with a plan to produce official government rankings of our universiti...

Dec 22 2013, 7:31am CST

Bold Predictions For The 2014 Sports Year From The Forbes SportsMoney Staff

Bold Predictions For The 2014 Sports Year From The Forbes SportsMoney Staff

Fearless (and cheeky) predictions for the 2014 sports world from the Forbes SportsMoney crew: Mike Ozanian, our SportsMoney maj...

Dec 22 2013, 6:41am CST