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  • WPP's Sir Martin Sorrell on the Ad Recession Thursday, 9 Jul 2009 | 4:41 AM ET
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    Here at the Allen & Co. Conference in Sun Valley I sat down with WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell for a live on-camera interview, and we continued our conversation off camera. There's no question the ad market is suffering, this year down just over six percent globally, according to his numbers, and even more in the US. And based on Sorrell's month-to-month analysis there's no sign of a bottom just yet, though it looks like the market could turn around in the beginning of 2010.

  • Welcome To Earnings Season! Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 5:25 PM ET
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    With earnings season now officially underway, investors are sifting through Alcoa earnings trying to determine what they signal for the weeks that lie ahead.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain; Alcoa Rises Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 5:14 PM ET

    A late upturn pushed stocks higher Wednesday as investors rotated into defensive stocks like pharmaceuticals and Alcoa advanced ahead of earnings.

  • Stocks Retreat as Investors Get Defensive Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 3:09 PM ET

    Stocks turned lower Wednesday as investors got defensive ahead of earnings season, rotating into pharmaceuticals and out of techs.

  • Google Goes After Microsoft, Kind Of Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 12:46 PM ET

    Google's foray into the operating system business is grabbing lots of headlines this morning following last night's blog post that the company is set to unleash its Chrome OS into the market, a direct threat against Microsoft and Windows. And while the news might be intriguing, it's hardly news for a number of key reasons.

  • Stocks Bounce Back; Alcoa Leads Dow Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 9:44 AM ET

    Stocks rebounded Wednesday after a major selloff in the previous session as earnings season gets into gear.

  • Futures Rise as Earnings Season Kicks Off Wednesday, 8 Jul 2009 | 7:44 AM ET

    Futures indicated a slightly higher open for Wall Street Wednesday on profit taking after the major selloff the previous day.

  • Stocks Hit 10-Week Low; VIX Tops 30 Tuesday, 7 Jul 2009 | 5:27 PM ET

    Stocks fell Tuesday amid growing doubts about the economic recovery. There were some pockets of gains in the banking and pharmaceutical sectors.

  • Stocks Slide as Economic Worries Rattle Market Tuesday, 7 Jul 2009 | 2:59 PM ET

    Stocks fell Tuesday amid growing doubts about the economic recovery. There were some pockets of gains in the tech, banking and pharmaceutical sectors.

  • Economic Worries Dent Stocks; Techs Rise Tuesday, 7 Jul 2009 | 10:48 AM ET

    Stocks fell Tuesday amid growing doubts about the economic recovery. But techs and banks rose.

  • Used Video Game Sales Soar: So Who Wins? Monday, 6 Jul 2009 | 6:12 PM ET

    Sales of new video game software are down 7 percent compared to 2008, according to the NPD Group. But a new study by Nielsen finds that used game sales are at an all time high.

  • Stocks Pull Higher In Late Surge Monday, 6 Jul 2009 | 5:35 PM ET
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    Both the Dow and S&P 500 rebounded in late trading on Monday as investors' concerns about the strength of an economic recovery triggered a move into defensive stocks.

  • Dow Ekes Out a Gain Amid Bargain Hunting Monday, 6 Jul 2009 | 4:39 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed Monday as a dismal jobs report last week and expectations for a gloomy earnings season nagged at the market. But the Dow eked out a gain amid some bargain hunting.

  • Dow Turns Positive Amid Bargain Hunting Monday, 6 Jul 2009 | 3:06 PM ET

    Stocks were under pressure Monday as a dismal jobs report last week and expectations for a gloomy earnings season nagged at the market. But the Dow turned positive as investors took advantage of the selloff and did some bargain hunting.

  • Bing.com

    When I clicked on Bing's search results, almost every site it linked me to was full of "Ads by Google." Bing is doing a good job of generating ad revenue – for Google.

  • Market Freak: NYSE Closes Late Thursday, 2 Jul 2009 | 5:48 PM ET
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    The Dow closed down by triple digits on Thursday with the widespread selling extended for an extra 15 minutes on the NYSE...

  • TeleMedicine Gets An Apple App Store Facelift Thursday, 2 Jul 2009 | 12:43 PM ET

    The promise of telemedicine has been around for years, with robotic surgeries, remote monitoring of patients and big city doctors able to care for rural patients over computer networks. But not now have we seen the true promise and convenience of what telemedicine can really be.

  • Another Music Lawsuit, but with an Unexpected Target Thursday, 2 Jul 2009 | 3:57 AM ET

    It's not surprising that there's yet another lawsuit claiming copyright infringement in the music industry. But it is surprising that this latest suit doesn't attack typical pirates, but companies that actually run paid online music subscription services.

  • Stocks Kick Off Quarter With Rally Wednesday, 1 Jul 2009 | 5:42 PM ET
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    Both the S&P and Dow rose on Wednesday, the start of the third quarter, as reassuring manufacturing data reinforced hopes that the world's economy is on the road to recovery.

  • Stocks Rise in Upbeat Start to Second Half Wednesday, 1 Jul 2009 | 5:19 PM ET

    Stocks got the second half off to a positive start Wednesday after logging their best quarter in a decade.  The Dow gained 0.7%.