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  • Motion-Control Video Games: Who Wins & Who Loses Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 2:56 PM ET
    Logitech Wheel

    The move to a controller-less gaming culture might open up the industry to an even wider audience, as Microsoft (MSFT) hopes — but if Project Natal lives up to its hype, it could negatively impact some significant industry players.

  • What It Will Take To Move Oracle Stock Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 2:19 PM ET

    It's sounds almost simplistic to say that Oracle's spacer shares will only move tonight after the company reports its fourth quarter earnings with a sizeable surprise, either to the up or downside. And some analysts I'm talking to say that surprise, to the upside, is indeed a real possibility.

  • Apple’s Obsession With Secrecy Grows Stronger Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 11:03 AM ET

    Few companies, indeed, are more secretive than Apple, or as punitive to those who dare violate the company’s rules on keeping tight control over information. Employees have been fired for leaking news tidbits to outsiders, and the company has been known to spread disinformation about product plans to its own workers.

  • Model Gamers: Agency Fills 'Booth Babe' Niche Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 10:32 AM ET
    Yvonne Lynn, owner of Charisma+2

    Booth babes are typically a part of a gaming convention's scenery. They’re there to draw attention to the exhibitor — and perhaps pose for pictures — and not much more. But this agency owner says she believes having a model that's enthusiastic about the product can ultimately boost interest in the product.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • How Deep Will The Correction Get? Monday, 22 Jun 2009 | 6:00 PM ET

    Stocks suffered their worst one-day loss in two months driving the S&P 500 back into negative territory for the year.

  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett, right, and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates participate in a Q & A session with students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Business Administration, in Lincoln, Neb., Friday, Sept. 30, 2005.(AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

    Microsoft's Bill Gates says the best advice he's ever gotten from his friend and fellow billionaire Warren Buffett is to keep things simple.

  • How to Make Money Playing Videogames Sunday, 21 Jun 2009 | 1:33 PM ET

    It’s not just professional gamers who can make money playing “Halo”. Now, if you have the chops, you might be able to fatten your wallet as well.

  • Dow Loses 3% for Week; Techs Rally Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 6:47 PM ET

    Stocks finished a volatile session mixed as traders jockeyed for postions on this quadruple-witching Friday and techs rallied.

  • The Latest Picks That Paid – Friday June 19th Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 5:50 PM ET
    Quicker Ticker

    Our traders are good but you knew that! Check out their latest picks that paid in a regular feature we call "Quicker Than The Ticker."

  • Stocks Stumble On The Week Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 5:30 PM ET

    Although the S&P closed higher Friday, all three major indexes closed down for the week as investors questioned whether stocks were due for a correction.

  • Pros Say: S&P to Decline Toward 850 Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 4:29 PM ET

    Stocks finished a volatile session mixed as traders jockeyed for positions on this quadruple-witching Friday and techs rallied. Today is the once-a-quarter event known as "quadruple witching," which is the simultaneous expiration of stock index futures, stock index options, stock futures, and stock options.

  • Market 360: The Week's Best & Worst Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 4:22 PM ET

    On a week where the US markets continued to stall with all major indexes negative for the week with quadruple witching, bank regulation, a sell off in energy, the markets await the Fed meeting next week closing mixed for the day on Friday.

  • Your Friday Trade: Tech, Pharmaceuticals & More… Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 1:53 PM ET

    Peter Costa of Empire Executions and Charles Bobrinskoy of Ariel Investments told CNBC how investors can prepare their portfolios for the weekend.

  • Microsoft Is Losing Another Top-Level Xbox Manager Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 1:42 PM ET
    John Schappert

    For the second time in two years, a key member of Microsoft's management team for the Xbox is leaving the company.

  • Investors appear keen on remaining nimble during the last hours of Friday's trade. Will quadruple witching trigger a wild close?

  • Dow Skids in Expiration Jockeying; Techs Rally Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 12:57 PM ET

    The Dow tipped into negative territory as traders jockeyed for postions on this quadruple-witching Friday. But techs rallied.

  • Microsoft shares are up a whopping 39% in the last 3 months, trouncing the whole market and the rest of tech. Has Bing provided the bang that Mr. Softee so desperately needed?

  • Stocks Open Higher; Techs Rally Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 10:16 AM ET

    Stocks opened higher Friday as today marks the once-a-quarter event known as "quadruple witching" and techs rallied.

  • Goldman Taps MSFT as 'Conviction Buy,' Shares Climb Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 7:17 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs added Microsoft to its “Americas conviction buy list” Friday and raised its price target for the stock by $4 a share, sending shares of the technology bellwether higher in pre-market trading.