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  • RIM Beats Street And Then Some Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | 4:48 PM ET

    Research in Motion investors were betting on a big quarter, and the Blackberry maker delivers. And delivers big time. The company reported 72 cents a share on $1.88 billion, with both categories well ahead of Street expectations.

  • Research In Motion: Optimism Rules The Day (So Far) Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | 12:04 PM ET

    Today could be a watershed day for Research in Motion after a raucous quarter that saw shares dip into the low $80s before launching their recent recovery over the past week or so. And that's the quirkiness comes in: never during the quarter was there an indication that fundamentals hit any snags, and yet shares suffered a precipitous decline.

  • We've spent a lot of time at CTIA talking about Research in Motion, Apple, Nokia and other major players from the wireless world. But it was the surprising comments from Microsoft's spacer entertainment and devices division president during my interview with him that began to drive Microsoft's shares.

  • RIM Goes Windows! Eh, Not Really (You'll See Why) Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 11:44 AM ET

    The news, such that it was, seemed intriguing: a blog reported that Research in Motion announced plans this morning at the big CTIA Wireless show in Vegas, that it was going to unveil a Windows Mobile compatible BlackBerry.

  • Wireless Is Tech's "Best" Sector--Here's Why Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 12:07 PM ET

    Rested, relaxed, and now raring to go. Two back-to-back weeks off is a rare treat in this business and we made the most of our time off, but talk about jumping back into the swing of things with a vengeance!

  • Story Headline Friday, 28 Mar 2008 | 2:57 PM ET
    A Blackberry devise is used

    The slowdown in the U.S. economy and its impact on BlackBerry sales will be among the top things to watch for when Research In Motion reports quarterly results on Wednesday.

  • Red Hat Profit, Revenue Outlook Top Forecasts Friday, 28 Mar 2008 | 11:29 AM ET

    Oracle reported a profit that rose 30 percent over last year and matched analysts' expectations, but the software company's shares fell as sales came in short of forecasts.

  • Li Ka-Shing Ups Facebook Stake to $120 Million Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 10:32 PM ET
    Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing fields journalists' questions at a press conference announcing his companies', Hutchison Whampoa and Cheung Kong Holdings, first half earnings in Hong Kong on Thursday, Aug. 23 2007. ( AP Photo/Lo Sai Hung )

    Social networking site Facebook has closed a second $60 million investment round with Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing through his foundation, a source familiar with the deal confirmed on Thursday.

  • File Backups and Synchronization Just Got Easier Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 10:00 AM ET

    SugarSync is a new automated Internet backup and synchronization service that makes computer files "live" on the Web.

  • Options: Bet on Rambus; See Micron 'Peril' Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 8:54 AM ET

    The options market is gearing up to take advantage of what may be a huge run in Rambus stock following the chip maker's court victory this week.

  • Options: Dim View of Motorola Handset Split Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 8:39 AM ET

    What does the option market think about Motorola's move to split off its handset business? Not much, according to one expert.

  • Oracle Tumbles After Sales Outlook Letdown Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 8:26 AM ET
    Oracle's headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Oracle shares fell sharply a day after the company posted disappointing quarterly software sales and said its customers had become more cautious, quashing the idea that the software sector would be immune to the economic turmoil that has roiled the rest of the tech sector.

  • Netflix Expects to Lead with its Online Movie Service Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 5:29 AM ET

    Netflix expects to lead the market for movies delivered over the Web despite growing competition from Web giants like Apple and Amazon, Chief Financial Officer Barry McCarthy said on Wednesday.

  • Oracle Earnings Rise but Software Sales Disappoint Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 4:11 PM ET
    Oracle's headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Oracle reported a profit that rose 30 percent over last year and matched analysts' expectations, but the software company's shares fell as sales came in short of forecasts.

  • Take Two Urges Investors To Reject EA Bid Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 12:02 PM ET

    Take-Two Interactive Software told shareholders to reject a $2 billion hostile bid from rival video game publisher Electronic Arts as too low, but said it had begun efforts to explore a sale or other options.

  • A New Tool From Google Alarms Sites Monday, 24 Mar 2008 | 7:44 AM ET

    Google’s new search-within-search feature has sparked fears from publishers and retailers that users will be siphoned away through ad sales to competitors, the New York Times reports.

  • Camcorder Brings Zen to the Shoot Thursday, 20 Mar 2008 | 11:17 AM ET

    A tiny, stripped-down video recorder the size of a digital camera has been the No. 1 selling camcorder on Amazon.com since its debut and has taken 13 percent of the market, according to its maker.

  • Adobe Shares Jump; Digital Content Boom Drives Profit Wednesday, 19 Mar 2008 | 11:19 AM ET
    Adobe's headquarters in San Jose, California.

    Demand for design tools like Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver and for its Acrobat publishing tool pushed Adobe Systems' profit up 52 percent in the first quarter, but the software maker still forecast just 13 percent revenue growth for the year.

  • Apple Talks to Labels About Unlimited Music: FT Wednesday, 19 Mar 2008 | 8:41 AM ET

    Apple is in talks with major music companies to offer customers free access to its entire iTunes music library in exchange for paying a premium for its iPods and iPhones, the Financial Times said.

  • Adobe Shares Jump on Higher Profit, Outlook Tuesday, 18 Mar 2008 | 4:49 PM ET
    Adobe's headquarters in San Jose, California.

    U.S. software maker Adobe Systems on Tuesday posted a higher quarterly profit and gave a forecast that topped Wall Street expectations, sending shares up more than 7 percent in after-hours trade.

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