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  • RIM's Balsillie Still Interested In NHL Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 3:17 PM ET

    The background is this: Balsillie has been Jonesing for an NHL team for the past several years. He looked close to getting a deal done for the financially strapped Pittsburgh Penguins. When that didn't work out, he started to focus on the Nashville Predators.

  • "Big Bad Apple" Fake Steve: Your Emails Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 1:32 PM ET

    I had a feeling my early morning post about Dan Lyons and his Apple monopoly mongering might engender some choice responses from some of you. But some of these posts might surprise you. Here's a taste:

  • Fake Steve Jobs and His Real Bad Argument Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 4:36 AM ET
    Apple Store 5th Ave NY

    Look, I don't want to play the role of Apple defender, because heaven only knows message boards and Apple shorts think I support this company too much already.

  • Lessons from a Tech Titan Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 3:40 AM ET

    When S. Gopalakrishnan walked into the interview room, there was no fuss and fanfare. You can't help but think what a nice and humble man he is. But don't underestimate the soft-spoken CEO who co-founded Infosys 27 years ago.

  • This is the guy who is running arguably the most effective, most innovative company in arguably one of the most exciting and dynamic sectors in tech. And he just doesn't tend to sit down for TV interviews.

  • Mobile Companies Dig Data, Fret Over Devices Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 12:07 PM ET
    A Blackberry devise is used

    U.S. mobile phone companies have begun to see substantial returns from delivering data and not just voice, fueled by greater openness on their networks, industry leaders said on Wednesday.

  • New Gadget Sends and Receives E-Mail. That’s It. Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC Contributor David Pogue on the Peek. A hand held device that sends and recieves email. And that's all.

  • FCC: NC Viewers Aware of Digital Switch Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 9:42 AM ET

    Federal regulators were upbeat in assessing efforts to educate the people of Wilmington, NC, as the city shifted to digital TV broadcasting this week, more than five months before the rest of the nation.

  • Research In Motion: Time For Their Spotlight Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 1:47 PM ET

    Apple owned the spotlight yesterday with its iPod event in San Francisco, but today and tomorrow it will all be about Research in Motion, with CEO Jim Balsillie preparing to keynote the big CTIA Wireless expo Thursday, which comes a week before the company issues its quarterly earnings.

  • Steve Jobs Talks New iPods, Health: My One On One Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 4:37 PM ET
    Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduces the new iPod Nano in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008.

    Steve Jobs is healthy, was taken by surprise by all the speculation about his health swirling around him after his last public appearance in June, and says while he could "stand to gain 10 or 15 pounds," he's doing just fine.

  • Jobs Unveils Apple's "Thinnest" iPod Ever Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 3:31 PM ET

    Apple Inc.  Chief Executive Steve Jobs poked fun at reports of his poor health on Tuesday as he introduced new iPod nano and Touch music players.

  • Apple Event "Let's Rock": The Live Blog Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 12:42 PM ET
    iPod - Lets Rock!

    This is the live blog of the Apple "Let's Rock" event. The first post is at the bottom of the page, with the last enry at top.

  • Apple Shares Decline Ahead of Tuesday Event Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 4:27 PM ET

    Apple Inc. shares fell as much as 5 percent on Monday ahead of a highly anticipated event on Tuesday when the maker of the Mac, iPod and iPhone is expected to roll out a new iPod Nano and may give an update on iPhone sales.

  • As you might imagine, the reactions to the my earlier post today about Apple fatigue plaguing investors seems to have struck a nerve. Here are some more of your responses:

  • I just knew that when I wrote that last post about some on the Street growing tired of Apple, that it would lead to a few responses from some of you. Well, I was right.

  • Apple "Fatigue" Hitting The Street? Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 1:41 PM ET
    A flag showing the Apple Computer logo flies outside the Apple shop in Regent Street, London

    Yet this time around, it seems to me that Apple is laboring to manufacture the magic. Investor expectations have been ratcheting up at fever pitch for four straight years. It's simply getting more difficult to wow them every time.

  • Wilmington, NC, Has Its Digital Close-Up Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 11:12 AM ET

    If the nation's looming transition to digital broadcasting turns out to be a train wreck, as some in Congress fear, Wilmington, NC, will be the first car to jump the track.

  • New Microsoft Ad With Seinfeld Hardly a "Shoe-In" Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 2:40 PM ET
    Jerry Seinfeld

    A few weeks ago, I detailed in a blog Microsoft's decision to use comedian Jerry Seinfeld as its new pitchman. I wrote then of the unusual choice of a professional complainer who hasn't done anything meaningful since his show Seinfeld went off the air a decade ago.

  • Apple Says "Let's Rock" With New "Family" Of IPods Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 1:58 PM ET

    Attention will turn from Jobs himself to those new products and what Apple will do for iPod. This is still clearly the little music player that could, and can. Investors have been waiting for iPod sales to slow precipitously, and while they are slowing, it's not nearly as bad as investors feared.

  • Yahoo

    Both companies are in the red today thanks to the JP Morgan report out this morning suggesting weakness in display advertising because of the general economic malaise gripping so many companies during this non-recession recession.