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Beyond TVs: Vizio Now Sees Big Growth in Small Screens

Now the No. 1. U.S. seller of LCD TVs, Vizio is setting its sights on the smartphone and tablet computer markets. But will its low-cost business model translate to the mobile electronics market? That's not a sure bet, but it'll be interesting to watch.

Hewlett-Packard Launches iPad Rival Slate

Hewlett-Packard Corp. on Friday began selling its own tablet-style personal computer, marking the computer-making giant's entry into a rapidly-growing market dominated by Apple Inc.'s iPad.

Slate Group Shrinks:
Will It Cut The Root Next?

Of three Slate spin-off sites launched in 2008, two have already folded. But there's reason to the The Root, a site for African-American audiences, will succeed where its siblings failed.

Kinsley Out as Editor of Atlantic's New Business Site

Michael Kinsley, the Slate founder and all-purpose genius, is stepping down as editor of the not-yet-launched business site of Atlantic Media, publisher of the Atlantic magazine. He had been in the position since October, and he confirms his departure in an exclusive to DailyFinance.

Massucci's Take: Why Twitter Matters

Why do you think Twitter matters? Why should I use Twitter? Will Twitter be around in five years? As I've become more involved using the online...