MarketWatch - Wednesday, August 20, 2014

By CBS News

Published 08/20 2014 06:20AM

Updated 08/20 2014 06:29AM

If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning,  Wednesday, August 20,  2014...

The Nikkei gained 6 points today in Tokyo.
The Dow added nearly 81 points Tuesday.
The Nasdaq closed up more than 19.

General Motors has expanded its website to include all 20 models involved in its faulty ignition switches recall.
The website now has information for approximately 15 million owners.
GM says it has repaired about 800,000 of the more than 2.5 million vehicles, in the intial set of recalls.

Steve Ballmer, who paid a record $2 billion for the Los Angeles Clippers, announced he is stepping down as a Microsoft board member.
The former Microsoft CEO had been with the company more than 30 years.
In a letter to Microsoft, Ballmer said he has become very busy with the Clippers, his civic contributions and teaching.

And how'd you like to just touch your phone, to get pizza - fast?
There's a new app called "Push for Pizza".
The service partners with pizzerias that use
In just three steps you can order either plain or peperoni slices.
Right now the app is only available for the iPhone.
The developers say they hope to have an Android version available soon.

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