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  • O.J. Simpson Memorabilia: What's It Worth Now? Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 1:00 PM ET
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    So the media has spent countless hours talking about O.J. Simpson's latest--potentially being the ringleader in an armed robbery that involved taking items from a sports memorabilia store in Las Vegas. But I still haven't seen a complete list of what he stole.

  • Yahoo Begins Testing New Social Network Site Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 11:46 AM ET
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    Yahoo is testing an experimental social network service called Mash that makes it easy for Yahoo users to share tidbits of their lives with friends and family online, the company said on Sunday.

  • InfoSpace to Sell Assets to Idearc for $225 Million Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 11:37 AM ET

    Idearc said Monday it is purchasing Switchboard.com and other online directory assets from InfoSpace for $225 million in cash.

  • Ford/Microsoft Sync: Is 'Information Highway' Safe? Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 11:23 AM ET
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    This morning I'm in Seattle for the roll out Ford's Sync: a software program the automaker developed with Microsoft that will allow you to send and receive text messages through your car while you are driving. In many ways, it's the first true step toward making our cars and trucks internet portals. And I have mixed feelings about it.

  • Web Glitches, Poor Service Cost Firms Online Sales Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 10:39 AM ET

    Web site glitches and bad customer service are putting online sales at risk and sending potential customers into the arms of competitors, according to a U.S. study released Monday.

  • AOL Expands HP; Moves Headquarters to New York Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 10:03 AM ET

    AOL, a unit of Time Warner, said Monday that it had expanded its deal with Hewlett-Packard Co beyond the United States and was realigning its advertising business.

  • Yahoo Acquires Internet Software Firm Buzztracker Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 3:05 PM ET

    Internet search company Yahoo has purchased news aggregation site BuzzTracker in a sale that closed earlier in the week, BuzzTracker Chief Executive Alan Warms said Friday.

  • Brad Paisley's Cooler Than Cool "Online" Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 2:50 PM ET

    Just a brief blog post this Friday to bring a smile to your face as we head into the weekend. We get myopic here at CNBC sometimes, covering the vagaries of Wall Street, interest rates, big momentum trends like mobile computing, all things Apple, social networking. Forgetting the fun.

  • “Power Lunch” is in San Francisco to focus on the role of  of venture capital in the economy – from alternative energy to biotech to new media  – and talk to major players in the field. 

  • TD Ameritrade Hacked; Customer Info Stolen Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 12:32 PM ET
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    Online brokerage TD Ameritrade Holding said Friday one of its databases was hacked and contact information for its more than 6.3 million customers was stolen.

  • Google Sponsors $30 Million Moon Lander Contest Thursday, 13 Sep 2007 | 3:05 PM ET
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    Like the Ansari X Prize, which was claimed in 2004 by aircraft designer Burt Rutan and financier Paul Allen for a pair of flights by SpaceShipOne, the Google Lunar X Prize is open to private industry and non-government entities worldwide.

  • The Rush for Big Gains Thursday, 13 Sep 2007 | 10:09 AM ET

    On the football field, running backs deliver yards. In a portfolio, RB stocks deliver dollars.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Paulson, Mozilo And A Simple Wrist Slap Wednesday, 12 Sep 2007 | 1:45 PM ET

    I have to admit I don’t know much about our nation’s Treasury Secretary. I do know that he followed orders from his boss today, and met with some of the country’s largest mortgage lenders. It’s all part of President Bush’s “Foreclosure Avoidance Initiative,” that he announced less than two weeks ago.

  • Fake Steve Jobs: First A Blog, Now The Book! Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 3:20 PM ET

    Fake Steve Jobs gripped the internet for months: Who was he? Why was he doing it? Was it really Jobs himself? Or someone else? It was a terrific mystery up until the day New York Times reporter Brad Stone unmasked Dan Lyons...

  • Facebook's Open Platform: Good Idea Or Not? Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 11:33 AM ET
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    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg dropped out of Harvard. But now his startup is back in class, at Stanford University. Apparently the university has a new class called "Create Engaging Web applications Using Metrics and Learning on Facebook.

  • Sony, Time Warner Going Online In Major Way Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 11:03 AM ET
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    Media companies have a pretty clear model--they create TV and movie content, and they try to monetize that content over a number of platforms, from video-on-demand, to most notably, the Internet. Now media companies are fostering creative divisions to create significant amounts of content designed entirely for distribution online.

  • Disney Creates Magic Kingdom of "Technoland" Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 9:59 AM ET
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    "High School Musical's" blockbuster success shows just how dialed in Disney is to its audience. And now the Magic Kingdom hopes to plug in that magic into a new line of consumer electronics...

  • News Corp Sidesteps the NBC-iTunes Fight Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 9:08 AM ET
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    News Corp. will not pull its television shows from Apple's iTunes as rival media group NBC Universal has done over a pricing dispute, President Peter Chernin said in an interview on Tuesday.

  • Toilet Humor: I like It (So Blame My Brothers) Monday, 10 Sep 2007 | 11:21 AM ET
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    I admit I'm a sucker for toilet humor. Sure, I'm a professional, mature working mother who goes to church and pays her taxes. All very Harriet Nelson-esque. But tell me a fart joke, and I laugh so hard I cry. Maybe it's because I grew up with three brothers who used to hold various disgusting contests. I won't go into details. Use your imagination.

  • Major Overhaul at Yahoo Appears Unlikely: Report Monday, 10 Sep 2007 | 6:45 AM ET

    A major overhaul at Yahoo appears unlikely as a result of a strategic review being undertaken by the company, the Wall Street Journal reported in its online edition, citing people familiar with the matter.