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  • Can All That Twitters Turn to Gold Amid the Gloom? Thursday, 19 Feb 2009 | 8:39 AM ET
    Twitter

    Twitter has spawned a new way to communicate by limiting messages to 140 keystrokes. So here's a way to describe the Internet's latest craze within Twitter's space restrictions: It's a potluck of pithy self-expression simmering with whimsy, narcissism, voyeurism, hucksterism, tedium and sometimes useful information.

  • Mobile Giants Discuss Their Future in Barcelona Tuesday, 17 Feb 2009 | 11:47 AM ET

    Barcelona was host to some of the most influential players in the mobile industry as they reunited Monday for the Mobile World Congress in an effort to figure out what the future holds for them.

  • Stop Trading!: Is Google Recession-Proof? Thursday, 12 Feb 2009 | 3:36 PM ET

    Plus, Cramer makes the call on retail, oil, minerals and more.

  • One Random T-Shirt Wednesday, 11 Feb 2009 | 4:11 PM ET

    Here's the perfect gift for those of you who, like me, were over the Facebook "25 Random Things About Me" phenom before it even started. It's the "1 Random Thing" T-shirt from Despair.com.

  • Negotiating A Severance Wednesday, 11 Feb 2009 | 11:22 AM ET
    business check

    At a site where people review their employers and reveal their pay, the number of reviews which include the words "layoff" and "severance" has doubled in six months. People are talking less about moving up or out of a company. They just want to keep the jobs they have.

  • Intel's Otellini Talks To Me About Big Expansion Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 5:06 PM ET

    I just got finished speaking with Paul Otellini, Intel's CEO, about his company's massive expansion plans, announced earlier today, and he tells me while his news wasn't enough to turn red ink into black on Wall Street, it did bring a smile to the face of at least one person.

  • Intel Announces Stunning Domestic Investment Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 11:51 AM ET
    Intel's headquarters in Santa Clara, California.

    Anyone who has covered Intel during its 41-year history knows the company's strategy during tough economic times: You gotta spend money to make money, with today's announcement, Paul Otellini set a new standard.

  • The Google of Education? Monday, 9 Feb 2009 | 7:35 PM ET

    Will the day come when all education is delivered online? Cramer asked American Public Education's CEO for an answer.

  • Earthlink's PeoplePC is slashing prices to sway cost-conscious consumers to switch over to its dial-up service.

  • Cisco And Its Good Timing Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 9:40 AM ET

    There may be a method to Cisco's madness when it comes to earnings announcements, and not running with the pack. The company reports after the bell tonight, and comes two weeks after the flood of tech earnings began.

  • Amazon Earnings Unexpectedly Rise, Crush Forecasts Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 5:13 PM ET

    Shares of Amazon.com leaped in extended trading Thursday as the retailer reported higher earnings that easily beat analysts' forecasts. The company also turned in a sales outlook that beat the Street.

  • Tech Jobs

    Challenger, Gray & Christmas reported today the pace of tech industry job cuts jumped 167 percent in the second half of 2008, with computer, electronics and telecom firms slashing 186,995 jobs in 2008. It's the highest total since the 228,325 job cuts in 2003. And January is shaping up to be equally brutal.

  • Google CEO: Government Needs to 'Act Quickly' Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 6:48 PM ET

    After gathering with President Barack Obama and other CEOs to discuss the economy and the business environment, Google's CEO Eric Schmidt told CNBC that the overall message of the meeting was that the federal government must “act quickly,” and he believes Obama has a clear understanding of what's needed.

  • Amazon Prepares to Meet Wall Street's Tall Order Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 2:16 PM ET

    Amazon has already tipped its hand a bit when it comes to earnings by calling this past holiday shopping season its "best ever, and now the question remains, is that good enough to beat the Street's expectations, and raise guidance from here forward?

  • New Yahoo CEO Bartz Debuts on Conference Call Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 5:59 PM ET
    Yahoo CEO, Carol Bartz

    Before the official conference call began, an investor relations executive went through a laundry list of risk factors facing the company, including the possibility of a takeover or partnership, shareholder litigation, macro economic forces that could lead to unforeseen negative circumstances and so many others.

  • Yahoo's Bartz Prepares To Meet The Street Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 11:41 AM ET
    Yahoo CEO, Carol Bartz

    Yahoo investors are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best, but those hopes are dim for any good news after the bell tonight when the company reports its fourth quarter earnings.

  • Yikes, Yahoo Reports Tuesday Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 6:11 PM ET

    With a new CEO at the helm, what should you expect from Yahoo! earnings Tuesday after the bell

  • Pfizer & Wyeth

    As I've blogged before, it seems all of the major drug companies are falling all over each other to be the biggest, or at least the best "biopharma" firm in the world. But PFE and WYE are the first, as far as I know, to put it into a URL.

  • Dave Kansas has written a book to help us get through these dark days and offers guidance on how to build a better, more secure future.

  • Google Earnings, Sales Beat Analyst Forecasts Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 5:41 PM ET
    Google Headquarters

    Google posted strong fourth-quarter earnings Thursday, beating Wall Street expectations, as its Web search advertising business remained strong.