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  • Xerox Aims to Challenge HP with New Color Printers Monday, 24 Sep 2007 | 6:13 AM ET

    In a move aimed at chipping away at Hewlett-Packard's dominance, Xerox Monday launched a system promising to slash the cost of color printing for high-volume users willing to pay more initially for machines.

  • Google in Talks to Lay Trans-Pacific Cable: WSJ Sunday, 23 Sep 2007 | 4:35 PM ET

    Google is in early talks to join a group looking to lay a high-speed, trans-Pacific undersea cable that could potentially lead to the Internet company becoming an investor in the project, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Texas Instruments to Buy Shares, Boosts Dividend Friday, 21 Sep 2007 | 9:07 AM ET

    Texas Instruments said Friday its board has approved an additional $5 billion share buyback and the company plans to raise its quarterly cash dividend by 25 percent.

  • Carl Icahn Increases Stake in BEA Systems Thursday, 20 Sep 2007 | 6:08 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said on Friday that a sale of BEA Systems to a strategic acquirer would maximize the value of its shares and that he might seek to nominate directors to the software maker's board.

  • Apple CEO Subpoenaed in Backdating Case: Report Thursday, 20 Sep 2007 | 4:25 PM ET
    Apple

    Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs was asked by U.S. securities regulators to give a deposition in a lawsuit against the company's former general counsel involving stock options backdating, Bloomberg reported, citing two people familiar with the matter.

  • Sony Delays PS3 'Home', Mum on Price Cuts Thursday, 20 Sep 2007 | 1:30 AM ET

    Sony said on Thursday it would postpone the launch of its "Home" virtual community service for its PlayStation 3 game console to early next year, the latest setback in its video game battle with Microsoft and Nintendo.

  • Palm Expects First-Quarter Earnings to Fall Wednesday, 19 Sep 2007 | 5:22 PM ET

    Treo smartphone maker Palm Inc. said Wednesday it expects its profit to fall in its fiscal first quarter.

  • Dell to Open Retail Store in Russia Wednesday, 19 Sep 2007 | 12:56 PM ET

    Dell, the world's second-largest personal computer maker, said Wednesday it plans to open a store in Moscow next month, its first retail foray in Russia.

  • Apple's iPhone Price Cuts Aiding Sales: AT&T Wednesday, 19 Sep 2007 | 12:26 PM ET
    Apple

    Recent price cuts to Apple's iPhone device has spurred uptake of the product, AT&T's regional telecommunications and entertainment group president told investors and analysts Wednesday.

  • Intel Says Tinier Chipmaking Technology on Track Tuesday, 18 Sep 2007 | 2:04 PM ET

    Intel said on Tuesday it would be able to mass-produce computer processors with features one-third smaller than the current cutting edge within two years.

  • Adobe Reports Strong Earnings, Raises Guidance Tuesday, 18 Sep 2007 | 11:24 AM ET

    Adobe Systems, the world's largest marker of design software, reported quarterly results and current-quarter targets ahead of Wall Street expectations on strong sales of its updated suite of design products, sending shares up 4%.

  • Facebook Backers Create $10 Million Fund for Start-Ups Tuesday, 18 Sep 2007 | 1:04 AM ET

    Online social networking phenomenon Facebook said on Monday its backers have created an unusual $10 million fund to dole out grants to start-ups with ideas for innovative Facebook applications.

  • Business Objects Shares Jump on Sale Report Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 1:30 PM ET

    Shares in Business Objects rose sharply on Monday following a weekend newspaper report that the Franco-American software group was for sale and had retained Goldman Sachs as advisers.

  • Yahoo Begins Testing New Social Network Site Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 11:46 AM ET
    Exterior view of Yahoo Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale, California.

    Yahoo is testing an experimental social network service called Mash that makes it easy for Yahoo users to share tidbits of their lives with friends and family online, the company said on Sunday.

  • AOL Expands HP; Moves Headquarters to New York Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 10:03 AM ET

    AOL, a unit of Time Warner, said Monday that it had expanded its deal with Hewlett-Packard Co beyond the United States and was realigning its advertising business.

  • Microsoft to See EU Court Ruling on Antitrust Appeal Saturday, 15 Sep 2007 | 6:47 PM ET

    When Europe's second-highest court rules Monday on Microsoft's appeal of its landmark antitrust conviction, more will be at stake for regulators than just the behavior of the world's largest software company.

  • Carl Icahn

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said on Friday that a sale of BEA Systems to a strategic acquirer would maximize the value of its shares and that he might seek to nominate directors to the software maker's board.

  • Yahoo Acquires Internet Software Firm Buzztracker Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 3:05 PM ET

    Internet search company Yahoo has purchased news aggregation site BuzzTracker in a sale that closed earlier in the week, BuzzTracker Chief Executive Alan Warms said Friday.

  • Brad Paisley's Cooler Than Cool "Online" Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 2:50 PM ET

    Just a brief blog post this Friday to bring a smile to your face as we head into the weekend. We get myopic here at CNBC sometimes, covering the vagaries of Wall Street, interest rates, big momentum trends like mobile computing, all things Apple, social networking. Forgetting the fun.

  • TD Ameritrade Hacked; Customer Info Stolen Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 12:32 PM ET
    TD Ameritrade

    Online brokerage TD Ameritrade Holding said Friday one of its databases was hacked and contact information for its more than 6.3 million customers was stolen.