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  • Apple’s Preferred Chipmaker?

    Here’s a speculative stock that could soon overtake Intel.

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    Big Ed Keeps Shakin' Up GM

    You'd think by now the message would be clear: Ed Whitacre Jr. is not going to stop making changes. Once again, he shook up the management at the automaker. And once again, people are asking why Whitacre keeps moving executives around—and whether or not he knows what he's doing.

  • Apple CEO Steve Jobs demonstrates the new iPhone 4.
    Apple iPhone Event: The Live Blog

    This is a live blog of the annual Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at Moscone West in San Francisco, California.

  • How — and Why — to Buy Tech Stocks Now

    Stocks wavered on Monday as investors were encouraged by strong German factory data but the market still remained jittery. Phil Orlando, chief equity market strategist at Federated Investors, shared his outlook with CNBC.

  • Steve Jobs
    Apple's Yellow Brick Road

    As Apple prepares to host thousands of developers wandering their way along Apple's Yellow Brick Road to it its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco this week, it does so at one of—if not THE—most fortunate times in the company's colorful history. 

  • Dow Settles Below 10,000

    US stocks ended the week down almost 1.7% or greater, marking the worst June weekly debut since 2008 when the Dow lost -3.39%, the S&P fell -2.83%, and the NASDAQ declined -1.91% in the first week of June.

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    This Year's Video Game Summit: What to Expect

    If the video game world were following its normal cycle, console makers would be revealing details of their next generation systems in less than two weeks. This cycle is anything but normal, though – and so at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), game makers will instead chart a new path.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain, Led by Techs, Energy

    Stocks eked out a gain after some late-session turbulence, led by techs. Energy stocks rebounded from the bottom of the pack to the No. 2 behind tech. Financials ended lower.

  • Cramer: BP Spill, Obama Boosting NatGas

    Plus, get calls on smartphones, cloud computing and more.

  • Stocks Fall, Led by Energy, Banks; Dollar Up

    Stocks turned lower on Thursday, led by energy and financials, amid the strengthening dollar and a pair of credit downgrades on BP. Techs were among the best performers. 

  • Kaminsky's Call: 5 Ways Companies Can Spend Cash

    On Thursday, Gary Kaminsky's call to action focused on five ways a company can spend its cash.

  • Stocks Pare Gains After ISM Services Report

    Stocks pared their gains Thursday after a report showed the services sector grew for a fifth straight month but wasn't a blowout number. Stocks had opened higher after a pair of encouraging employment reports.

  • Microsoft Office 2010
    As Certain as Taxes: New Version of Office

    Certain landmark events come around every few years, giving some reassuring structure to our lives. You know: Presidential elections. Summer Olympics. Remakes of “A Christmas Carol.”

  • Dow Gains Over 200 After Late Rally

    Stocks logged their third best day of the year Wednesday, led by energy and financials, as investors grabbed bargain shares beaten down in the prior session's selloff. A report showing pending-home sales hit a six-month high gave the market an extra boost.

  • Stocks Advance, Led by Energy, Banks

    Stocks remained higher Wednesday, led by energy and financials, as investors grabbed bargain shares beaten down in the prior session's selloff.  A report showing pending-home sales hit a six-month high gave the market an extra boost.

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    Steve Jobs Takes the D Stage

    Steve Jobs took the stage at the All Things Digital conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., and said Apple's $237 billion market cap, $11 billion bigger than rival Microsoft's, is "surreal," but also "that it doesn't matter very much."

  • Dow Sheds Over 100 After Late Selloff

    The Dow shed over 100 points, or 1 percent, after a late selloff Tuesday. It was a see-saw session as investors cheered a pair of encouraging U.S. manufacturing reports but many worries still nagged at the market.

  • Dow Pushes Higher; Alcoa Drags

    Stocks struggled to hold onto gains in a see-saw session Tuesday as investors cheered a pair of encouraging U.S. manufacturing reports but many worries still nagged at the market.

  • With the Dow Jones Industrial Average posting its worst May since 1940, where will the stock market head for the rest of the year? Steven Stahler, president of Stahler Investment Group, and Harry Clark, president and CEO of Clark Capital Management, shared their insights with CNBC.

  • GM Headquarters

    A year ago, who would have thought GM would be where it is today? A year ago, as then GM CEO Fritz Henderson walked into bankruptcy court, who thought GM would be profitable, and still #1 in the U.S. in the middle of 2010? A year ago, who figured the people guiding GM would be a former analyst on Wall Street and the former CFO of Microsoft?