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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Netflix, Research In Motion, Market News, Automotive Industry, Entertainment Industry, Travel IndustryIt’s been an interesting week in the world of business, from a smartphone pioneer losing another major client, to travel troubles on land…

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5 Things to Watch This Week: Disney, Dining Out, Surface Pro, Visa and DVDs

Filed under: Microsoft, Earnings, Walt Disney, Market NewsAs always, there will be plenty of unpredictable events moving the market this week. But some items will come right on schedule: A major credit card marketer will tell us whether we’ve been choo…

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Amazon Suffers Rare Service Outage (UPDATE)

Filed under: Amazon.com, ShoppingIn the wake of its earnings report Tuesday, Amazon’s share price went up. But this afternoon, Amazon has been down — not just the stock, but the e-commerce website’s homepage.

A rare occurrence for the e-tail giant, A…

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Apple Reportedly Set to Enter TV Market

Filed under: Google , Microsoft, Netflix, Sony, AppleApple (AAPL) has conquered the multimedia device market with the iPod, the smartphone market with the iPhone, and the tablet PC market with the iPad. It has not, however, entered one of the largest c…

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Google Reinvents YouTube Again with Premium Video Channels

YouTube owner Google is giving the video site a high-class makeover, launching up to 20 premium video channels in a bid to boost revenue. But can a site people think of as the home of laughing babies and funny pets become a dest…

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