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  • Steve Jobs Talks New iPods, Health: My One On One Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 4:37 PM ET
    Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduces the new iPod Nano in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008.

    Steve Jobs is healthy, was taken by surprise by all the speculation about his health swirling around him after his last public appearance in June, and says while he could "stand to gain 10 or 15 pounds," he's doing just fine.

  • Branding Changing The Face Of Online Advertising Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 4:35 PM ET
    Seth MacFarlane

    It looks like a win-win-win: content creators get a new forum for their business, sponsors get to entertain their consumers, slipping in some positive associations with their brand, while Google gets to expand it's Ad Sense content network's reach and importance.

  • Yahoo

    Yahoo and Google's advertising partnership announced in June is a big deal, in fact the promise that it would increase Yahoo revenues was one reason used in defending against Microsoft's proposed takeover.

  • Jobs Unveils Apple's "Thinnest" iPod Ever Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 3:31 PM ET
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    Apple Inc.  Chief Executive Steve Jobs poked fun at reports of his poor health on Tuesday as he introduced new iPod nano and Touch music players.

  • Apple Event "Let's Rock": The Live Blog Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 12:42 PM ET
    iPod - Lets Rock!

    This is the live blog of the Apple "Let's Rock" event. The first post is at the bottom of the page, with the last enry at top.

  • Apple Shares Decline Ahead of Tuesday Event Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 4:27 PM ET
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    Apple Inc. shares fell as much as 5 percent on Monday ahead of a highly anticipated event on Tuesday when the maker of the Mac, iPod and iPhone is expected to roll out a new iPod Nano and may give an update on iPhone sales.

  • As you might imagine, the reactions to the my earlier post today about Apple fatigue plaguing investors seems to have struck a nerve. Here are some more of your responses:

  • I just knew that when I wrote that last post about some on the Street growing tired of Apple, that it would lead to a few responses from some of you. Well, I was right.

  • Apple "Fatigue" Hitting The Street? Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 1:41 PM ET
    A flag showing the Apple Computer logo flies outside the Apple shop in Regent Street, London

    Yet this time around, it seems to me that Apple is laboring to manufacture the magic. Investor expectations have been ratcheting up at fever pitch for four straight years. It's simply getting more difficult to wow them every time.

  • Wilmington, NC, Has Its Digital Close-Up Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 11:12 AM ET

    If the nation's looming transition to digital broadcasting turns out to be a train wreck, as some in Congress fear, Wilmington, NC, will be the first car to jump the track.

  • New Microsoft Ad With Seinfeld Hardly a "Shoe-In" Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 2:40 PM ET
    Jerry Seinfeld

    A few weeks ago, I detailed in a blog Microsoft's decision to use comedian Jerry Seinfeld as its new pitchman. I wrote then of the unusual choice of a professional complainer who hasn't done anything meaningful since his show Seinfeld went off the air a decade ago.

  • Apple Says "Let's Rock" With New "Family" Of IPods Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 1:58 PM ET
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    Attention will turn from Jobs himself to those new products and what Apple will do for iPod. This is still clearly the little music player that could, and can. Investors have been waiting for iPod sales to slow precipitously, and while they are slowing, it's not nearly as bad as investors feared.

  • Yahoo

    Both companies are in the red today thanks to the JP Morgan report out this morning suggesting weakness in display advertising because of the general economic malaise gripping so many companies during this non-recession recession.

  • What's Happening In Virtual Worlds? Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 10:39 AM ET
    Virtual Worlds Expo

    The Virtual Worlds Expo is well underway in Los Angeles, companies using the event as a platform to make announcements about their companies.

  • Where to Find Prescription Drugs For Less Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 8:51 PM ET

    Cheaper medications await if you know where to look.

  • Virtual Worlds Expo: Real Investments In Virtual Space Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 4:19 PM ET
    Virtual Worlds Expo

    In the first half of this year more than 300 million in venture capital financing poured into virtual world startups, with over 250 new virtual worlds popping up, and generating $700 million plus in business.

  • Serious Potential in Google’s Browser Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 9:55 AM ET
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    Does the world really need another Web browser? Google thinks so.

  • Google Puts a Shine to 'Chrome' Tuesday, 2 Sep 2008 | 1:02 PM ET
    Google Headquarters

    Never mind that chrome is typically the stuff that gets dented on older car bumpers, Google thinks Chrome will be the answer to Microsoft's browser dominance on the net.

  • Alcatel-Lucent's New CEO and chairman Tuesday, 2 Sep 2008 | 11:29 AM ET

    Alcatel-Lucent named its new leadership on Tuesday, handing the task of turning round the loss-making telecoms equipment group to former British Telecom chief executive and industry veteran Ben Verwaayen.

  • Steve Jobs' Mark Twain Moment: "Reports of My Death..." Thursday, 28 Aug 2008 | 12:47 PM ET
    Steve Jobs

    The news business can be an ugly business sometimes. Just ask Apple and its CEO Steve Jobs—the subject of an erroneous obituary report Thursday. We in the news business sensationalize, we rationalize, we sanitize, we get things wrong, and sometimes we stick with stories far too long. But the ugly little truth is that the news business can actually (mis-)manage the news itself...