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After years of speculation, industry experts say Internet-based TV could become reality by the end of next year.
The discount chain is testing the concept, and is already beating big-name giants on price.
The company is looking at futuristic ways of providing information to users. Chip implants are a long ways off, however.
Internet and social-media stocks are flying high again, and exchange-traded funds in the sector are outperforming the market.
Dropping channels you never watch from your cable service could actually cost you more money.
The rollout of the new national health care plan has been far from perfect, but some sectors may get an Obamacare bump.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.