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Apple Ready to Impress Again?

Think you’ve seen the best from Apple already? Just wait. One of the tech giant’s top executives told the Re/Code Conference this week that Apple’s pipeline is the best he’s seen in 25 years.

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Many people in their 20s are dealing with large amounts of student loan and credit card debt and are living paycheck to paycheck, while dreaming of the day they can allocate some of their money to reach their financial goals. If you’re a 20-something, you may think financial planning at this stage in your life …

Sell in May and go away?

As investors look to tomorrow and as the up and down month of April draws to a close, Dominic Chu takes a look at whether April showers may give way to brighter days ahead in May and beyond.

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Who should control the internet? The Federal Communications Commission is proposing new rules and they’re not without controversy.

Heartbleed bug

The so-called Heartbleed bug which caused chaos for some big name Web sites may be worse than first feared.

NYT takes the ‘Gray Lady’ mobile

The New York Times is going mobile. The newspaper unveiled a pair of digital apps for smartphones and tablets as it tries to attract new readers willing to pay for news stories. But will today’s consumers – so used to getting internet content for free- really pay for the “Gray Lady’s” stories?

Facebook and its virtual world

Facebook announced its first-ever acquisition of a hardware company, paying two billion dollars for the privately held Oculus VR which makes virtual reality goggles. The trouble is Oculus has no real revenue just yet, and its technology is largely untested.

South by SouthWest: what’s trending

The South by SouthWest technology and music conference in underway where big ideas are shared and innovative products are born.

Google and real estate

Google’s investment arm just put the Internet real estate company Auction.com on the map big-time, giving it a $50 million cash infusion.

Privacy wars: Keeping your data safe

Earnings from Target show the discounter is paying a hefty price for last year`s massive credit card data breach. Eamon Javers reports from San Francisco where key industry leaders are tasked with keeping our data safe from hackers.

Broadband wars

Some of the biggest cable TV and broadband providers are now battling Google and its high-speed internet service.

Behind the Facebook WhatsApp deal

What is WhatsApp, why did Facebook pay $16 billion to acquire it and who are the overnight billionaires behind the deal?

Twitter’s future

How concerned should investors be about Twitter’s growth prospects?

Twitter disappoints

Twitter’s shares plunged following the company’s first earnings report, which failed to impress investors.

Facebook turns 10

Facebook turns 10 today and we want to know what the company will do in the next decade.