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  • Facebook Asks Users To Help Shape Its Policies Thursday, 26 Feb 2009 | 2:21 PM ET

    Facebook's privacy policies have been criticized for being opaque and potentially harmful to users. Now the social network is responding with a totally new strategy — opening up its governance to users —allowing them to comment, make suggestions, and vote.

  • Yahoo Plot Thickens, but Without CFO Jorgensen Thursday, 26 Feb 2009 | 12:43 PM ET

    In a filing this morning, Yahoo reported that the company's chief financial officer, Blake Jorgensen, would be leaving the company.

  • Dell's A Mess, And Will Continue To Be Thursday, 26 Feb 2009 | 9:52 AM ET

    Dell will release its fourth quarter earnings after the bell tonight, and despite some draconian cost cuts and a rock-bottom share price, it is an unattractive investment. And will be for the foreseeable future.

  • The Stealth Apple Shareholder Meeting Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 12:14 PM ET

    Apple will not be streaming the event to its website, a restriction it has historically used. Nor, I'm told, will Apple allow any communication devices into the event so those of us trying to cover it can live blog. No Blackberrys. No iPhones. No laptops of any kind.

  • Print In Peril: More Shutdowns And Earnings Declines Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 11:57 AM ET
    Newspapers

    Newspaper industry headlines just keep getting worse and worse. Over the weekend two more newspaper companies filed for bankruptcy and this week the downward spiral continues

  • Apple Shareholders Prepare To Meet A Jobs-less Company Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 9:32 AM ET

    For the first time since returning to Apple's C-suite back in 1997, Steve Jobs will not preside over the company's annual shareholder meeting which begins later this morning at 10am PST.

  • Out Of Work? They're Hiring At The White House Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 8:37 AM ET

    I'm disappointed that Barack Obama has so far refused to accept my LinkedIn invitation. However, I'm happy to report that Dodgers Manager Joe Torre "friended" me on Facebook! Never met the man, but, like, how cool is that?

  • Mark Cuban Does Economy Spoof Videos Monday, 23 Feb 2009 | 4:16 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was celebrating last night as "Man on Wire" won an Oscar last night. Cuban's Magnolia Home Entertainment will release the documentary on DVD. But we're loving what Cuban has done on his blog.

  • Vote Now For "The Call Of Shame" Friday, 20 Feb 2009 | 11:09 AM ET
    Call of Shame

    Today we introduce a weekly segment, "The Call of Shame", for CNBC's "The Call". It will highlight the lowlights and lowlifes in business and finance. This week's nominees are.......

  • Priceline.com: What Options Are Saying Thursday, 19 Feb 2009 | 1:27 PM ET

    Priceline is trading at a five-month high Thursday and drawing bullish options activity, after reporting quarterly earnings that exceeded Wall Street estimates.

  • 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.