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  • 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?

  • Topps No Longer Tops With NBA Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 1:17 PM ET

    The NBA announced yesterday that they are ditching Upper Deck and Topps by granting an exclusive trading card deal with an Italian company named Panini.

  • Wade "1" Is A Shoe-In For Dwyane & An Update From Converse Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 11:50 AM ET
    Dwyane Wade

    How do you sell a signature shoe of a player that doesn't wear it? It's a tough question to answer. But one shoe brand has been dealing with dilemma for almost three months now.

  • Mean Joe Greene - 2009 Style Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 9:48 AM ET
    Troy Polamalu

    Coca-Cola is recreating the famous Mean Joe Greene spot that ran during the Super Bowl 29 years ago. This time the company is using Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu.

  • First Interview with Vince from ShamWow! Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 5:29 PM ET

    Earlier today, the ShamWow! won our “As Seen On TV” bracket by beating the George Foreman Grill in the championship round. Now, "Vince Offer" does his first ever interview with us here on CNBC.com.

  • First, this headline: Kimberly-Clark says people are not only trading down in this economy, they're actually buying less toilet paper. Let me think this one through...

  • ShamWow! Wins CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Tournament Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 11:10 AM ET

    After more than 300,000 votes over 11-day period, CNBC.com readers have made their decision. The ShamWow! is the best "As Seen On TV" product of all-time!

  • Spot a Good Deal? Tell Us! Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 2:59 PM ET

    We want to know what kind of steals and deals you're seeing out there. Send them in and you could be on an upcoming show.

  • Buffalo Wing Shortage...What About Celery? Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 2:01 PM ET
    Buffalo Chicken Wings

    The story you'll hear today is about some chicken/buffalo wing shortage. And while I doubt you'll really have problems finding your wings, it's hard denying that there are only so many young chickens to breed, especially given the recent bankruptcy of a company that produced chicken wings.

  • Breaking News: "Rod Tidwell" Will Be In Tampa Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 12:56 PM ET
    Cuba Gooding Jr. as Rod Tidwell in

    CNBC has confirmed that "Rod Tidwell" himself will be at the Super Bowl as his Arizona Cardinals play in the game for the first time. It is not known whether "he" will be wearing his No. 85 jersey around town.

  • We are less than 24 hours away until we can declare a winner in CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" bracket. We're now down to the final two products: the George Foreman Grill and the ShamWow.

  • George Foreman and his grill hoping to stay undefeated.

    Well, we're finally here. CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Bracket - The Final Four. We're so excited we're thinking of printing up T-shirts.

  • One On One With Malcolm Gladwell Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 11:36 AM ET
    Outliers -  by Malcolm Gladwell

    One of my favorite authors is Malcolm Gladwell, who has course written both “The Tipping Point” and “Blink.” His latest book called “Outliers: The Story of Success,” tells the interesting stories of why certain groups of people are successful and it’s often very surprising. I sent Malcolm an e-mail asking him to participate in a Q & A based on his latest work and he graciously obliged.

  • The Cubs Sue Under Armour Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 8:31 AM ET

    The Chicago Cubs filed a lawsuit yesterday saying that Under Armour backed out of its five-year, $10.8 million sponsorship agreement.

  • CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Bracket — Elite Eight Voting Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 12:24 PM ET

    We've received more than 200,000 votes on this "As Seen On TV" bracket and we're down to the final eight now, so cast your vote to send your favorite products/infomercials to the Final Four.

  • Beanie Babies Maker Sells Sasha, Malia Dolls Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 10:06 AM ET

    The company that makes the popular Beanie Babies is hoping for two more big winners with dolls named "Sweet Sasha" and "Marvelous Malia."

  • "As Seen On TV" Sweet 16 Results Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 8:24 AM ET

    There's so much "chalk" entering the Elite Eight this morning that it almost feels like I'm looking at the women's basketball tournament. All four No. 1 seeds are still left, three No. 2 seeds and, accompanied by the shocker, the No. 14 seed Bowflex.

  • 64 products become 16. Billy Mays is down from six to two products, OxiClean and Mighty Putty, and in the "Everything Else" region, all four top seeds have advanced. They all do battle below and you're in control.

  • Obama Family Fashion Gives Designers a Boost Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 12:23 PM ET
    President Barack Obama Inauguration

    Michelle Obama mixed her wardrobe choices on her first day as first lady, showing that she is indeed that modern style icon who embraces new designers as well as retail standbys, high fashion and mass market.

  • "As Seen On TV" Round 2 Results Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 10:29 AM ET

    Another strong showing by you, our voters, in CNBC.com's search to name the best "As Seen On TV" product. Here are the results for Round 2.