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Mark Cuban wins insider trading case brought by SEC

After being accused of selling his stake in Mamma.com based on confidential information, the billionaire investor is cleared of the government's charges.

By Oct. 16, 2013


Yahoo, Tumblr tie-up in the works?

Where there's smoke, there's fire -- maybe. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer reportedly seeks to attract a younger, hipper demographic and Tumblr is said to be the apple of her eye.

By May. 16, 2013


Judge won't dismiss insider-trading suit against Mark Cuban

The court schedules a June trial for the tech mogul and Dallas Mavericks' owner, accused of using confidential information.

By Mar. 5, 2013


Mark Cuban flings funding at Flingo

The billionaire entrepreneur gets behind the maker of smart-TV technology that mixes social networking with television content.

By May. 2, 2012


A startup takes on publishing, with help of Atari's founder

Net Minds says it can help authors take more control of their work, and Nolan Bushnell has already climbed aboard for his first book.

By Feb. 13, 2013


Yahoo exec rips Google for overpaying for YouTube

Such a comment from a Yahoo executive is surprising, but this is just part of the long-running debate about whether YouTube makes money.

By Mar. 28, 2011


SXSWi: Emergency alarm evacuates convention center

Was it a glitch or a mischievous prankster who pulled the fire alarm during the South by Southwest Interactive Festival? Or maybe a sign that it's happy hour?

By Mar. 12, 2010


Yahoo-Facebook: First fisticuffs, then flowers?

Facebook needs to move fast to stave off any doubt among investors as its IPO approaches. One possibility: It buys a bunch of Yahoo's patents outright.

By Mar. 14, 2012


Facebook me to the bozo brigade

If you buy the spin-du-jour, this is a can't-miss investment. But are the tech powers-that-be again drinking spiked punch?

By Sep. 25, 2007


Show notes - The Queue: Won't make you dumb!

Bringing back Broadcast.com; the least TiVoed-through commercials; summer camp for geeks; Youlicit-ing similar Web sites; and why your cell phone is making you stupid.

By Jul. 17, 2007