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  • Major Internet Firms Create One-Stop Ad Shops Sunday, 7 Oct 2007 | 2:10 PM ET

    The recent rush by major Internet portals to buy advertising companies and extend their sales networks is a sign that the business of being a one-stop shop for information and entertainment isn't what it used to be.

  • Microsoft 'Halo' Creators to be Separate Company Friday, 5 Oct 2007 | 12:22 PM ET

    Microsoft said Friday that Bungie, the crown jewel of its video game unit that was behind its hit "Halo" franchise, will become an independent company.

  • Can Chip Makers Fix Your Eyesight? Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:59 PM ET

    When you hear the names Intel, Qualcomm and Texas Instruments, healthcare isn’t the first thing that comes to mind, but that could change.

  • RIM's Good News: Why It Gets Even Better Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:36 PM ET

    Shares of Research in Motion took a bit of a hit in after-market trading the moment its earnings were released. Seems like a classic "sell on the news" kind of reaction, but this stock could yet turn around during the company's conference call.

  • Web Ad Spending Nears $10 Billion in First Half Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 1:50 PM ET

    U.S. online advertising revenue surged to a new high of nearly $10 billion in the first half of the year, rising 27 percent from a year before, according to data released Thursday.

  • 'Halo 3' Scores $300 million for Microsoft Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 1:35 PM ET

    Microsoft announced Thursday that its “Halo 3” game achieved more than $300 million in sales in the first week of sales.

  • Google: Why It's Good To Be Them (Almost $600/Share) Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 4:57 PM ET

    So close, but so far yesterday, and now it appears investors will have to wait a little longer for Google to hit that magic, $600 a share milestone. This isn't quite "Dow 10,000," but the numbers are nothing short of staggering.

  • Apple's iPod Still Rules, But Rivals Are Circling Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 1:26 PM ET
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    Apple, which introduced a new line of iPods in early September, has managed to stay one step ahead of the competition--so far.

  • Icahn Boosts Stakes in BEA Systems, Temple Inland Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 11:48 AM ET

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has boosted his stake in BEA Systems to 11.05% of the business software maker, which he is urging to put itself up for sale, according to a U.S. regulatory filing.

  • Sony BMG Music Venture Wins EU Approval Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 7:20 AM ET

    Japanese electronics giant Sony and Germany's Bertelsmann won competition clearance from the European Commission on Wednesday for their recorded music joint venture.

  • Microsoft Taps Flextronics to Make New Zune Players Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 10:45 PM ET

    Microsoft's new lineup of Zune digital media players will be made by contract manufacturer Flextronics International instead of Japan's Toshiba, which made the first Zune.

  • Customer Catnip? 'Fetchback' Promises Stickier Sites Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 1:43 PM ET

    Internet choices are dizzying -- but Fetchback says its technology can bring customers back to your Web site. Chad Little, Fetchback founder, tells CNBC's Bill Griffeth how it works.

  • Flash Memory Boom: How to Play It Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 1:19 PM ET

    Sales of flash memory chips used in digital cameras and music players surged 48% in August. The experts at CNBC's "Fast Money" tell how to play this boom.

  • Ebay Has Empty Bid With Skype "Hype" Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 11:01 AM ET

    I remember when eBay bought Skype for that staggering $3.1 billion and scratching my head, wondering what the connection was.  I remember talking to CEO Meg Whitman soon after the deal was announced, listening to her tell me that Skype would make as much sense and be as important to eBay as PayPal was. I remember nodding, listening.

  • Sony, Qimonda Agree on Joint Memory-Chip Venture Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 10:31 AM ET

    Japan's Sony and Germany's Qimonda said Tuesday they have agreed to form a joint venture to design high-performance memory chips for consumer and graphic applications.

  • AT&T to Add Services from IBM, Inks Network Pact Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 7:56 AM ET

    AT&T said Tuesday it would buy more technology services from International Business Machines and will sell telecommunications services to IBM worth $1 billion over five years.

  • The numbers are flying fast and furious today: Nokia snapping up GPS mapping leader Navteq  for a staggering $8.1 billion. Many on the Street are scratching their heads at such a high valuation but wow, dig a little deeper and Nokia may have stumbled upon something that other handset makers missed, or weren't willing to pony up the cash to make something ambitious and forward-thinking really happen.

  • EBay Sees $1.4 Billion in Charges on Skype Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 1:18 PM ET
    An Ebay sign is shown at Ebay offices in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, July 20, 2005. The San Jose-based company said Wednesday that it earned $291.6 million, or 21 cents per share, for the three months ended in June, a 53 percent increase from $190.4 million, or 14 cents per share at the same time last year. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

    EBay said Monday that Niklas Zennstrom, co-founder and chief executive of its Internet telephony unit Skype, has stepped down.

  • Facebook Could Face Consumer Fraud Charge Sunday, 30 Sep 2007 | 5:12 PM ET

    The social networking Web site Facebook has been warned that it could face a consumer fraud charge in the state of New York.

  • 3Com to Be Acquired by Bain Capital for $2.2 Billion Friday, 28 Sep 2007 | 10:39 AM ET

    3Com, a maker of networking hardware and software, will be sold to affiliates of private equity firm Bain Capital Partners for $2.2 billion in cash, 3Com said Friday.