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  • BlackBerrys of the Rich and Famous Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 2:47 PM ET

    I know the secret to success. It begins with an empty inbox for your email.

  • Punch Drunk as a Sober Davos Winds Down Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 1:19 PM ET
    Davos, Switzerland.

    The end of Davos reminds me of when we had sleepovers as kids. You'd try and stay awake long past your normal bedtime and by the end you'd tend to crack up over anything.

  • All Big US Banks Must Go to Fix Crisis: Economist Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 12:55 PM ET
    Government Bailout

    A 'bad bank' is necessary, but major banks still have to be taken over and gutted, Ken Rogoff told CNBC.com in Davos.

  • Taking The Google Car To The Airport Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 11:27 AM ET
    Google Headquarters

    Given the clout that Google still has in tech and the broad economy — and the eccentricities of its founders — I'm thinking Google Car. A fleet of electric vehicles that can map your journey and answer search queries suddenly replacing the Big Three.

  • Jamie Dimon Interview Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 9:16 AM ET

    Her's what the JPMorgan Chase boss has to say about the bank bank concept and the lending environment.

  • Sneak Preview: "No Way Back" Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 8:15 AM ET

    We're in the midst of preparing a CNBC-sponsored debate program from WEF, "No Way Back", so here's a sneak peek at what the the all-star panel had to say.

  • What the Guest Blog 3 Learned at Davos Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 7:02 AM ET

    CNBC.com's coverage of The World Economic Forum has enjoyed three high-profile business leaders as contributors this week. Alcatel-Lucent CEO Ben Verwaayen, Infosys CEO Kris Gopalakrishnan and Nasdaq OMX CEO Robert Greifeld have all added their perspectives on Davos to our Heard in Davos blog.

  • How Turkey Stole the Show at Davos Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 6:50 AM ET

    Want to be a star at WEF? Storm out of a panel, the Congress Center, Davos and Switzerland altogether.

  • Nasdaq OMX CEO Calls for Unity Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 5:55 AM ET

    The severity of the economic crisis means that it’s more important now than ever for business leaders, governmental leaders and regulators to work together, Nasdaq OMX CEO Bob Greifeld told CNBC in his video blog from the World Economic Forum in Davos.

  • Place Your Nobel Prize in the Tray for X-Ray Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 5:20 PM ET
    The Hotel Steigenberger 'Bellvedere' in Davos, Switzerland,

    It's not just what's heard, it's what's seen at the security check lines at Davos.

  • It's Not All Work Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 12:58 PM ET

    Yeah, right. Actually, the working sessions and panels are better attended than any conference I've ever seen.

  • George Soros AND Jack Ryan, New Hot Reads Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 12:25 PM ET

    I’m so behind in opening up my mail, I must have 60 new books I still need to look at, but I did open one package today from McGrawHill. Inside, Robert Slater’s newest book, “SOROS: The World’s Most Influential Investor.”

  • Baccardax: Bad Banks Are Good, Aren't They? Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 8:48 AM ET

    Why can't the banks trust each other? I mean, they can pay back their money, can't they? Don't they just make more?

  • A Chill that's Not in the Banking System Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 8:25 AM ET

    What turns blue even though it's in the red? The answer today: a banker at Davos.

  • Too Bad Jet Li Can't Whip Economy into Shape Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 7:36 AM ET

    What's the remedy for Bono-fatigue? The world's foremost martial arts action movie star--Jet Li.

  • What China Thinks of US—and China Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 6:07 AM ET
    Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Wen Jiabao, Premier of the People's Republic of China

    The Chinese economy will stage a "quick rebound" of economic growth, but the US has a tougher job, facing the loss of $1 trillion in consumption, Zhu Min, executive vice president of Bank of China, told CNBC.com.

  • Could the SEC also Follow the UK's Lead? Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 4:51 AM ET

    "If it looks like a bank and quacks like a bank, we've got to capitalize it as a bank," FSA Chairman Lord Adair Turner tells CNBC.

  • Soros: 'Bad Bank' for Troubled Assets Is Bad Idea Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 5:21 PM ET

    Billionaire financier George Soros told CNBC he disagrees with plans to create a new government entity to buy up troubled bank loans.

  • Disillusionment in Davos Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 12:17 PM ET

    Turns out the pedometer does not send your step count back to some centralized database. Which means my bonanza score of 22,000 steps is gone!!!

  • Long Roads, Hubris, Oil and Beer Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 12:01 PM ET

    The mood is more serious that last year, but not more somber. A few intense discussions were drawing in participants from around the center in between session, although the requisite numbers were propped up at the Plenary Bar--a notable meeting spot.