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  • Amazon Move Could Hint at Smartphone Ambitions Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 5:02 AM ET

    Amazon has hired a 20-year Microsoft veteran who most recently worked in its Windows Phone unit, fueling speculation that the online retailer and Kindle maker may be developing a smartphone. The Financial Times reports.

  • The Hidden Profits Behind Free Videogames Friday, 29 Mar 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    Star Wars The Old Republic

    Free to play games don't make a lot of sense to some investors but free-to-play titles are fast becoming one of the most lucrative areas in gaming.

  • EA Betting Big on 'Next Gen Consoles' Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
    CEO of Electronic Arts (EA Sports) John Riccitiello

    After a rocky few months, EA is hoping that new consoles will help breath new life into its gaming business.

  • Feds: Give Us More Say, We'll Approve Sprint's Deal Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 8:34 AM ET

    The U.S. government wants more say in network equipment purchases as a condition to approve the $20 billion takeover of Sprint Nextel by Japanese mobile carrier Softbank , the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • BlackBerry Targeted by Short Sellers Ahead of Results Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:28 AM ET

    Some traders are betting big that talk of a turnaround at Blackberry is over-hyped.

  • Stock in 60 Seconds: GOME     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at GOME Electrical Appliances in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment as shares rallied despite reporting dreadful 2012 earnings.

  • Another Bullish Call on Best Buy     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    The big box story got an upgrade to "outperform", with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst.

  • Samsung's CEO Reveals 2013 'Smart' Television     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:16 AM ET

    Tim Baxter, Samsung Electronics America president, discusses the company's plan to transform the way viewers watch television.

  • BlackBerry Inventors Invest in Next Wave of Computing Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 6:25 AM ET

    BlackBerry inventors Mike Lazaridis and Doug Fregin are pairing again to launch a $100 million fund to incubate and commercialize quantum science technologies capable of spearheading the next wave of computing.

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    It's your turn to put on your analyst cap and vote in our "Squawk Box Money Madness" on which stock will perform the best from the start of the second quarter to the end of the year.

  • Samsung Working on Wristwatch to Rival Apple Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 5:15 AM ET

    A watch phone? Sounds like something TV private eye Maxwell Smart would have. But as smartphone sales slow, both Samsung and Apple are said to be working on them.

  • Carlo Bozotti, chief executive officer of STMicroelectronics

    STMicroelectronics and Ericsson will close their loss-making mobile chip joint venture ST-Ericsson by dividing parts of the business between them and shutting the rest with the loss of about 1,600 jobs.

  • The buzz at the South by Southwest festival is all about the gadgets: computers controlled by the wave of a hand, cool new cameras and more.

  • Nokia CEO's Pay Package Halved in 2012 Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 4:28 AM ET

    Nokia Chief Executive Stephen Elop took a 45 percent cut in his pay package last year, according to a U.S. regulatory filing, as the company continued losing market share in smartphones to Samsung and Apple.

  • Google to Cut 1,200 Jobs at Motorola Mobility Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 1:46 AM ET

    Google's Motorola Mobility unit is to shed another 1,200 jobs as the smartphone maker tries to return to profitability, Google said on Friday.

  • Apple has held talks with Beats Electronics on a potential partnership involving Beats' planned music-streaming service, three people familiar with the situation told Reuters.

  • Samsung-Sharp, an Unlikely Alliance?     Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Kaori Enjoji discusses the implications behind a possible alliance between Samsung Electronics and struggling Japanese firm Sharp.

  • Sell Apple, Buy Google—The Next Great Rotation? Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 5:34 AM ET

    Shares in Google hit an all-time high in intraday trading on Monday as Apple shares continued to fall. Some say this signals Google is taking Apple's place.

  • Best Buy Earnings, Revenue Top Street Estimates Friday, 1 Mar 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    Consumer electronics giant Best Buy reported quarterly earnings and revenue that exceeded Wall Street's expectations.

  • Ex-Judge Who Shamed Apple, Now Defending Samsung Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 12:20 PM ET
    Samsung Galaxy Note II

    The judge who threw the book at Apple in a patent case with Samsung is now working to defend the Korean company in another legal spat.