Microsoft is raising it's dividend by a hefty 25%, a record for the software giant, and a look at top tech picks, with the Fast Money crew.
Perhaps more than any other entertainment field, video games are seasonal. While an occasional blockbuster is released in the first or second quarter, the Sept.-Dec. timeframe is when publishers really make their bank.
Here's a look at the top 10 videogames through the end of August, based on U.S. sales (though when the year's over, expect several to be displaced).
CNBC.com looked at the top ten colleges and discovered which CEOs spent time there as underclassmen. Check out what we found.
Market chatter intensified Tuesday that the tech giant could soon become the bluest of the blue chips, complete with its $420 a share price that would give a boost to the struggling Dow.
Google’s slogan may be don’t be evil, but a growing chorus of antitrust regulators in the United States and Europe want to know if the company has lived up to that creed. The New York Times reports.
Invention and innovation can change how an economy, a company, even the human body, works — quickly and profoundly. Our special report, "The Future of Innovation," is about defining innovation in the 21st century, and seeking out where it is alive and well in America.
Some of the the best tech innovators are college dropouts. Now one of them is paying aspiring ones to quit school and brainstorm. Peter Thiel's fellowship program is now underway.
Nintendo asks gamers to leave their comfort zone and try something new each time around. It’s usually worked for them, but not always.
Yahoo, AOL and Microsoft, three major technology companies that have traditionally competed for digital advertising revenue, have created an unusual partnership in which they will sell ads for one another. The New York Times reports.
”We see a lot of opportunity,” says Tilson. “And I’m itching to tell you about this.”
The Fast Money traders weigh in on news from Europe and the trade on the euro and techs. Also, CNBC's Jon Fortt has the latest details on Microsoft's venture into the Cloud, and Brian Kelly with a look at the long Hong Kong dollar.
The "Fast Money" team is hearing buzz out of Microsoft's developers conference that big things are happening with the tech giant.
The very latest on Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer and other executives' comments at its analyst meeting, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial, and a look at other tech trades, including Dan Loeb lashing at out Yahoo!
Microsoft is unveiling its Windows 8 operating system ahead of its meeting with analysts Wednesday, but it is still trying to catch up to the wild popularity of Apple's iPad and Google's Android system, Brendan Barnicle told CNBC.
After a rough year for the stock, does Microsoft have a chance of getting back on top? Insight with Brendan Barnicle, Pacific Crest Securities senior analyst.
In the wake of the “golden parachute” outrage of the financial crisis, payouts in the form of stock options have become a favored form of compensation for public companies.
Microsoft kicked off its developers conference Tuesday with a preview of its new Windows 8 operating system. CNBC's Brian Goode has the details.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The “Mad Money” host explains why he thinks its time to get in on this tech name.