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    Expedia Preparing Trivago for IPO

    Talk of a pending initial public offering of Expedia's (NASDAQ: EXPE) majority-owned Trivago travel site initiated with the company's second-quarter earnings release in late July. At the time, Expedia ...
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    Sony Bringing Tournaments to the PS4 System

    In what looks like a naked bid to profit from the enthusiasm for e-sports, Sony (NYSE: SNE) last week unveiled a "Tournaments" feature for the PS4 console. Players also need an ESL account and a PlayStation ...
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    Gannett’s USA Today Network Launches VR News Show

    Gannett's (NYSE: GCI) USA Today Network recently unveiled its first weekly virtual-reality news show: VRtually There will air on Thursdays at 2 p.m., and can be viewed on a dedicated page on USA Today's ...
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    Is Qualcomm Close to a Deal for NXP?

    Talk of a megadeal in which leading smartphone chipmaker   Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) would acquire Netherlands-based NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ: NXPI) has been swirling for several weeks. Shareholders of ...
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    AMD Falls Despite Topping 3Q Estimates

    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) fell about 6% after hours on Thursday, although the chipmaker posted better-than-expected third quarter numbers. Revenue rose 23% annually to $1.3 billion, beating estimates ...
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    HollyFrontier in Talks to Buy Suncor Unit: Report

    Oil refining specialist HollyFrontier (NYSE: HFC) will soon add a large asset to its portfolio, according to a report from Reuters. The article, citing "people familiar with the matter," asserts that ...
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    Skechers' Big Miss Kicks Its Stock Hard

    Investors should have expected Skechers (NYSE: SKX) was going to post another big miss, but the big 16% drop in its stock after hours following its third-quarter earnings report indicates they were shocked ...
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    British American Tobacco Wants to Buy Reynolds

    British American Tobacco (NYSEMKT: BTI) wants to buy the 58% of cigarette maker Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI) it doesn't already own in a $47 billion merger that would dwarf Reynolds' $25 billion acquisition ...
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    NVIDIA Touts Involvement in Nintendo Switch

    For all its past struggles in trying to expand beyond the gaming market, few companies are as skilled as NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) when it comes to giving players unique experiences. Its latest win? Providing ...
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    LinkedIn Enhances Endorsements with A.I. Features

    Each of LinkedIn's (NYSE: LNKD) three acquisitions in 2016 --  Connectifier, Run Hop, and PointDrive -- was completed to help improve the relevance of its various search functions, including Endorsements. ...
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    eBay Shares Pounded Despite Revenue Growth

    By most metrics, eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) reported a strong third quarter after the close on Wednesday. Revenues climbed, active buyers jumped by more than 1 million, and now total 165 million worldwide, and ...
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    Report: California AG Launches Wells Fargo Probe

    Adding another problem onto the growing mound of troubles for Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), it seems California Attorney General Kamala Harris has begun a criminal investigation into the recently revealed ...
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    American Express Shares Rise on Strong Q3 Report

    Are the challenging times coming to an end for American Express (NYSE: AXP)? The payment card giant, which has been struggling to grow revenue in the wake of its recent high-profile divorce from discount ...
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    How Fast Is Netgear's "World's Fastest Router"?

    Serious gamers are well known for buying advanced gear. NVIDIA's success has been all but built on the backs of gamers' demands for hyper-fast graphics performance. Now, those users have something else ...
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    Salesforce Has a Big Appetite for M&A

    Another leaked email scandal is upon us. Only this time, no candidate for president is involved. Instead, the leak came from a breach of the inbox of former Secretary of State Colin Powell. Included among ...
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