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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, May 21, 2013

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Apple CEO Tim Cook tries to answer the $1.7 trillion question: How does the U.S. get corporations to repatriate their overseas profits? Microsoft unveils their new Xbox, and all it has to do is catch up with the last eight years of digital devices. Before 9/11, many local TV broadcasters transmitted from the World Trade Center. Now, they are being wooed by the Freedom Tower, but there's competition from other skyscrapers.

PODCAST: Dimon survives the chopping block

Shareholders allow Jamie Dimon to keep his dual role as CEO and Chairman of JPMorgan. And what percentage of Americans own stocks?

Dimon keeps dual role, but JPMorgan shareholder vote a 'wake-up call' to management

Mike Mayo, banking analyst with CLSA, joined Marketplace Morning Report prior to today's shareholder meeting to discuss.
Posted In: JP Morgan, Jamie Dimon, ceo, banking, shareholders

Jamie Dimon as chairman and CEO: His own 'yes man'?

JPMorgan Chase shareholders have voted to maintain Jamie Dimon's role as both CEO and chairman of the bank.
Posted In: JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon, ceo

Quiz: What percentage of Americans own stock?

Stock markets are up in the U.S., but how many Americans actually stand to benefit?
Posted In: stock market, stock

Hack back: Spear phishing and how you can avoid it

'Spear phishing', a form of targeted hacking, is drawing a lot of attention. How can you protect yourself?
Posted In: hackers, hacking, spear phishing, China

Freedom Tower enters crowded New York market to lure broadcaster antennas

Before 9/11, many local TV broadcasters transmitted from the World Trade Center. Now, they are being wooed back, but there's competition from other skyscrapers.
Posted In: news media, media, New York City, 9/11

Microsoft's new Xbox battles mobile gaming

The new Xbox merely has to catch up with the past eight years of digital devices.
Posted In: X Box, Microsoft, gaming, video games

Tim Cook goes to Washington

Apple CEO Tim Cook tries to answer the $1.7 trillion question: How does the U.S. get corporations to repatriate their overseas profits?
Posted In: tim cook, apple, Taxes

New York tech scene celebrates Tumblr purchase

Members of the New York City's tech scene are celebrating the announcement that Yahoo will buy the NY-based blogging service Tumblr.
Posted In: Yahoo, tumblr, New York City, Silicon Valley, Tech

A new Xbox, and the future of unbreakable screens

The company LG says it's going to show off a flexible 5-inch screen this week which could soon be a normal part of our phones and tablets. And Microsoft is revealing its latest Xbox gaming console today.
Posted In: xbox, lg, mobile, video games

NASA footage shows meteor crashing into moon

Things crashing into the moon -- that's how the third Transformers movie starts right? Sorry Michael Bay, when it comes to explosions, we'd rather watch the NASA source footage.
Posted In: moon, NASA, space

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