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  • SEC lifts advertising ban for private securities

    SEC lifts advertising ban for private securities
    Coming this fall: advertisements pitching the opportunity to buy into hedge funds, private equity funds or early-stage companies. The Securities and Exchange Commission lifted last week a Depression-era ban against private companies advertising the sale...
  • Maryland goes after payday lenders' banks to stop illegal loans

    Maryland goes after payday lenders' banks to stop illegal loans
    Maryland's financial regulator is trying to stop illegal online payday loans by going after the banks that help make the loans possible. "Without the payday lender's bank, the payday lender can't operate in my state," said Mark Kaufman, commissioner with...
  • Ring up retail savings using your smartphone and computer

    Ring up retail savings using your smartphone and computer
    It's hip to clip. Those Sunday coupons are money in your pocket. Double dip by dialing into digital deals around South Florida. Just use your smartphone and computer to score even more. Here's five ways to socre more at the store with digital deals:...
  • Scribd in deal with HarperCollins for subscription book service

    Scribd in deal with HarperCollins for subscription book service
    SAN FRANCISCO -- There is Netflix for online videos and Pandora and Spotify for streaming music by subscription. Now technology startups are launching subscription services for digital books as an alternative to the stores run by Amazon.com, Apple and...
  • Video game maker looks forward to its own sequel

    Activision Blizzard Inc. is one of the world's largest publishers of video games. The Santa Monica company produces games that are used on PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, personal computers, mobile phones and other hand-held devices. Two of its most...
  • Twitter makes public its secret IPO filing

    SAN FRANCISCO — As Twitter Inc. opened itself up to public scrutiny for the first time, it did not limit itself to 140 characters — not even to 140 pages. Twitter on Thursday made public 240 pages of documents it filed secretly over the...
  • Amazon orders three more TV pilots to beef up its Prime Instant Video

    Amazon orders three more TV pilots to beef up its Prime Instant Video
    Amazon Studios has put into production three comedy pilots as the online retail giant deepens its investment in original content for its Prime Instant Video streaming service. The studio struck deals with several established Hollywood writers and...
  • III Points Festival: A music, art and technology throwdown

    III Points Festival: A music, art and technology throwdown
    A recent study of the post-crisis American economy suggests that cities that promote knowledge and creativity will be future “boom towns.” The founders of the III Points Festival are ready to light the fuse in Wynwood this weekend.     In an...
  • Cable One's fight with Turner Broadcasting: Inside program packaging

    Cable One's fight with Turner Broadcasting: Inside program packaging
    A dispute between Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting unit and a small cable operator has turned particularly nasty and is shining a brighter light on how programmers package their channels for sale to distributors. Cable One, which has 730,000...
  • Despite early struggles, Microsoft pushes ahead with Surface tablets

    Despite early struggles, Microsoft pushes ahead with Surface tablets
    Microsoft had a rough go with the first generation of its Surface tablets, but the company hasn't let those early struggles deter its mission to compete in the tablet market. The first set of Surface tablets -- the RT and the Pro -- was slow to sell, so...
  • Fiber-optic network lighting aspirations across state

    Fiber-optic network lighting aspirations across state
    Hundreds of miles of new fiber-optic cable about as thick as a garden hose are lighting 21st-century ambitions from one end of Maryland to the other. Economic development officials imagine businesses opening or expanding thanks to more robust Internet...