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  • Seven Blasts Hit Indian IT City of Bangalore Friday, 25 Jul 2008 | 6:12 AM ET
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    Seven low-intensity bombs exploded across the Indian IT city of Bangalore on Friday, killing one person and wounding at least 15, police said.

  • Ballmer Backs Web Expansion, 'Done' With Yahoo Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 9:56 PM ET

    Chief Executive Steve Ballmer on Thursday defended Microsoft's need to make heavy investments in its Internet businesses but said the company was "done," for now, with pursuing Yahoo.

  • Stocks Drop 2% Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 5:54 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled more than 2 percent on Thursday after a report showing yet another drop in U.S. home sales prompted investors to take profits. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • Microsoft to Expand Advertising Pact with Facebook Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 4:11 PM ET

    Microsoft will announce plans to expand its relationship with online social network Facebook to provide web search and search advertising, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

  • Microsoft's Ballmer Addresses Analysts Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 12:58 PM ET

    Here are some thoughts on Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer and his comments to more than 250 Wall Street analysts this morning here in Redmon.

  • Microsoft's Johnson: What His Leaving Means For Company Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 11:05 AM ET
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    Here in Redmond, Washington, at Microsoft's global headquarters, the Johnson news is top of mind. Microsoft is preparing to meet with Wall Street at the company's Financial Analyst Meeting. Now, Microsoft will be forced to deviate--in a serious way--from its prepared agenda

  • Facebook CEO Zuckerberg: The Power To Share Connections Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 10:47 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    But most exciting is "Facebook Connect", which brings Facebook's social connections to sites across the web. Facebook Connect was announced in May, but the details, and the partners were only revealed yesterday.

  • Facebook to Help Some Programmers, Punish Others Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 4:59 AM ET
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    Facebook is introducing more tools to help the software applications fueling the online hangout's popularity and is promising to intensify its efforts to weed out programs that violate its rules for protecting users' privacy.

  • Microsoft's Johnson Leaves to Head Juniper Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 11:25 PM ET
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    Microsoft said Kevin Johnson, the executive in charge of its Windows and Web operations and an instrumental player in the company's failed $47.5 billion bid to buy Yahoo, is leaving the company.

  • Market Insider: Thursday Look Ahead Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 9:25 PM ET

    Oil's move to a six-week low has been cheering the stock market, but the question is for how long?

  • Web Extra: Your First Move For Thursday Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 7:26 PM ET

    Looking for the Fast Money Final Trade? We ran out of time on the broadcast so we made that your Wednesday Web Extra! What should be your first move on Thursday?

  • Lightning Round: FuelCell, Microsoft, eBay and More Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 6:52 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Fast & Furious Trades: Microsoft, Lilly, Dow... Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 6:47 PM ET

    Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades - hot ways to play tomorrow's market moving events.

  • With the advertising industry feeling the crunch of the economic downturn and with more demands for accountability, there's no question that digital advertising is where money is going.

  • Five Things We've Learned From Earnings Season Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 1:07 PM ET
    Traders buy and sell crude oil futures contracts at the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    Wall Street so far has not merely survived earnings season, but has thrived as banks mostly lived up to lowered expectations.

  • Sue Decker Sounds Off on Yahoo, Icahn, Microsoft Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 10:08 AM ET
    Sue Decker, Yahoo President

    It was a rare opportunity indeed, and a classy, stand-up decision by Yahoo President Sue Decker to sit down with me and answer some tough questions following months of wrangling, first with Microsoft, and then Carl Icahn.

  • Fortune Brainstorm: News Corp's Chernin On Evolving Media Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 8:43 AM ET

    There's been a ton of buzz about Facebook here at Brainstorm:Tech, so MySpace is a natural topic. News Corp bought MySpace for a steal, a mere $580 million, making NewsCorp seem quite forward thinking (Facbook's value is some $15 billion based on a Microsoft investment).

  • Yahoo Stays On Message, Earnings Change For The Worse Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 6:33 PM ET

    The company holds to its 2008 outlook, despite a drop in second-quarter earnings. and says it is will continue to look at possible transactions, says CEO Jerry Yang.

  • Yahoo Underwhelms; Ready to Deal? Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 5:06 PM ET

    Yahoo's numbers don't do much to re-assure investors that this executive team is executing on the strategies CEO Jerry Yang has talked about to improve Yahoo's fundamentals. Add today's earnings to the shareholder agenda at the meeting next week. Investors simply cannot be happy with today's performance.

  • Earnings Preview: Yahoo's Future Hangs In The Balance Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 1:08 PM ET

    Yahoo may have doused one raging fire this week, settling with Carl Icahn, but there's still another blaze burning: the company's underlying business, and that may take far more effort to put out.