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  • Free Wi-Fi, but Not for All Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 3:40 PM ET

    Airports and hotels are looking for new ways to pay for the wireless networks that their customers are demanding.

  • Microsoft to Build $280 million China R&D Centre Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 12:21 AM ET

    Microsoft broke ground on Tuesday on a $280 million research centre that is to become the software giant's largest research centre outside of the United States. 

  • Cisco Earnings Preview: Key Indicator For Tech Monday, 5 May 2008 | 3:28 PM ET

    GDP and jobs reports are all good and fine, but the IT world has more to learn from what tech titans like Cisco have to say about the economy and the outlook for the products they sell.

  • 5 Things You Need to Know to Play Videogame Stocks Monday, 5 May 2008 | 9:48 AM ET

    The video gaming industry is more complicated than it might appear from the outside. Know these things before jumping in.

  • For Whom the Opening Bell Tolls: Yahoo Shareholders Monday, 5 May 2008 | 7:19 AM ET

    Talk about a nerve-wracking couple of days for Yahoo investors, especially the ones who flooded into the issue on Friday on word that Microsoft was increasing its offer to $33 a share.

  • Yahoo Disputes Microsoft's Non-Negotiation Claims Sunday, 4 May 2008 | 8:20 PM ET

    A source close to Yahoo disputes Microsoft's claims that the internet search company was aloof in its negotiations following Microsoft's unsolicitied bid, and says Microsoft's own timeline shows an active negotiation process, whether Microsoft liked it or not.

  • Microsoft Stunned by Yahoo's Snubs Sunday, 4 May 2008 | 6:00 PM ET
    Jerry Yang

    With Microsoft now walking away from its unsolicited bid for Yahoo, new details are emerging as to just how bizarre these negotiations -- or lack thereof -- have been since Microsoft first made the deal public three months ago.

  • Apple iPhone

    BusinessWeek is finally subscribing to the thought process I, and others who follow Apple, put forth months ago: that as Apple opens development for the iPhone, and more enterprises start adopting it as a worthwhile alternative to the BlackBerry from Research in Motion, it stands to reason that more companies may also lean toward the Mac as well.

  • TV Images to Dazzle the Jaded Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 11:01 AM ET

    CNBC Contributor David Pogue on how Sony's new O.L.E.D. television makes plasma and LCD look like cave drawings.

  • H.P. Reports Big Advance in Memory Chip Design Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 10:03 AM ET
    Hewlett-Packard's headquarters in Palo Alto, California.

    Hewlett-Packard scientists reported that they have designed a simple circuit element that they believe will make it possible to build tiny powerful computers, The New York Times reports.

  • Adobe Backs Quarterly, Full-Year Outlook Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 5:57 AM ET

    U.S. company Adobe Systems stood by its second-quarter and full-year financial outlooks on Thursday, ahead of its 2008 annual financial meeting later in the day.

  • Microsoft's Board Fails to Decide on Yahoo: WSJ Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 4:56 AM ET

    Microsoft's board met Wednesday to discuss its stand-off with Yahoo Inc  over its $41.8 billion takeover bid, but failed to reach a decision on what to do next, according to a Wall  Street Journal report.

  • I don't get it. I wish I did, but when it comes to Apple, I just don't get it. Shares have been ebbing and flowing with little rhyme or reason since the end of last year, and it continues. Heading into last week's earrings, they rallied.

  • Exclusive Interview With Google's Eric Schmidt Wednesday, 30 Apr 2008 | 1:58 PM ET
    Google Headquarters

    In a wide-ranging interview, Google CEO Eric Schmidt discusses Google's growth, the US slowdown, the possibility of a Microsoft acquisition of Yahoo!, online advertising growth rates, and Google's stock.

  • SAP Chiefs See Slowdown, Currency Headwinds Wednesday, 30 Apr 2008 | 9:58 AM ET

    Top executives for SAP say they see a slowdown in the United States as well as an unfavorable currency market in the coming year.

  • SAP Profit Falls More than Expected, Shares Sink Wednesday, 30 Apr 2008 | 6:56 AM ET
    SAP

    Business software company SAP reported quarterly results that fell shy of expectations Wednesday and also said it will delaying the launch of new subscription software for small and medium businesses.

  • IBM Raises Quarterly Dividend by 25 Percent Tuesday, 29 Apr 2008 | 10:11 AM ET

    IBM said Tuesday it raised its quarterly cash dividend by 25 percent to 50 cents per share, lifting its payout to shareholders for the 13th year in a row.

  • Microsoft Left With "Hostility" In Yahoo Bid? Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | 2:12 PM ET
    Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer.

    Steve Ballmer has plenty of options of what to do next in his brewing battle for Yahoo, but experts and sources within the company are telling me he'll go hostile. At least until Yahoo spacer comes to its senses and comes to the table with a realistic counter.

  • Microsoft Expected to Make Hostile Bid for Yahoo Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | 10:48 AM ET

    An overwhelming majority of Wall Street analysts see Microsoft Corp preparing shortly to launch a hostile bid at its current price of $31 per share in cash and stock, a Reuters poll found.

  • Yahoo

    A Microsoft deadline for Internet service company Yahoo to accept its $44.6 billion acquisition offer expired at midnight Saturday, setting the stage for a hostile takeover bid by the software giant.