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  • What Readers Think of Ballmer's Egging Thursday, 22 May 2008 | 8:22 AM ET

    Yep. The Ballmer Gets Egged video indeed was our top video of the day. By far. And you folks had a lot to say about it.

  • Tech Back On Top Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 6:30 PM ET

    For the first time since 2002 tech has surpassed financials to become the largest sector in the S&P 500. How should you bet on tech?

  • Oil Gushes to Record, Stocks Plummet Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 6:21 PM ET

    Oil suffocates any chance of stock gains and the Fed minutes further the declines. Also, playing the airlines as a proxy for oil and Dick Bove on summer for the financials.

  • Dow Sheds 1.8% After Fed Cuts Outlook Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 4:34 PM ET

    Stocks plunged after the Federal Reserve cut its 2008 outlook and oil finished above $133 a barrel.  The Dow shed more than 227 points, or 1.8 percent, bringing its two-day point decline to about 450.

  • Ballmer Getting Egged ... Who's Watching Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 12:59 PM ET

    Okay, today's top video on the site is Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer getting egged.

  • Stocks Drop as Oil Pops Above $132; AMR Skids Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 12:10 PM ET

    Stocks opened flat Wednesday after oil breezed past $130 a barrel, fueling inflation fears.

  • Microsoft Not Bidding to Buy Yahoo: CEO Ballmer Wednesday, 21 May 2008 | 4:08 AM ET

    Microsoft is not looking to bid to buy all of Yahoo but is in talks about other types of deals with the U.S. No. 2 search engine, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said on Wednesday.

  • Netflix Drifts into the Clouds Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 7:47 PM ET
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    Today's Netflix announcement with Roku about a new way to get movies from the net directly to your TV screen and bypassing the computer screen in your home office, is cool for a number of reasons.

  • Oil, Inflation Worries Clamp Down on Stocks Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 4:31 PM ET

    Stocks finished near session lows as oil prices soared and a measure of wholesale inflation surged, sparking worries that the Federal Reserve will start focusing on rising prices rather than slowing growth.

  • K&C Quotables Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 3:50 PM ET

    Shorting Buffett: Yogi Berra once said, 'Even Napoleon had his Watergate.' And in the case of Warren Buffett, his Watergate is an investment style drift which is really a no-no in the money management business. You have to stick to your knitting.

  • Boone Pickens and His Yahoo Bet Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 2:25 PM ET

    Legendary oil investor Boone Pickens is making a Yahoo bet, thanks to his friend Carl Icahn.

  • Oil, Inflation Worries Clamp Down on Stocks Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 1:33 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled Tuesday as oil prices blew past $129 a barrel and a measure of wholesale inflation surged, sparking worries that the Federal Reserve will start focusing on rising prices rather than slowing growth.

  • Our AOL Deal and the Internet's Bedfellows Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 1:15 PM ET

    So have you seen the news? We've done a deal with AOL! They are going to have our content on their site! What a long, strange Internet this is.

  • Warren Buffett revealed during his Swiss news conference today that he broke his toe last week during a visit to the home of his "extremely good friend" Bill Gates.   And, he quipped, if his lawsuit against Gates is successful, he'll be able to increase his lead over the Microsoft chairman as the world's richest man on the Forbes list of global billionaires.

  • Stocks Skid as Core Produce Prices Jump Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 9:57 AM ET

    Stocks tumbled Tuesday after a measure of wholesale inflation rose more than expected, sparking worries that the Federal Reserve will start focusing on rising prices rather than slowing growth.

  • New Microsoft-Yahoo Plan: Alliance, Not Acquisition Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | 9:31 AM ET

    Microsoft has proposed to buy Yahoo's search business and take a minority stake in the Web pioneer, stopping short of a full-out merger, a person familiar with the discussions said on Monday.

  • Microsoft Wants to Buy Yahoo Search Business Monday, 19 May 2008 | 6:29 PM ET

    Microsoft has proposed an alternative deal to Yahoo that involves acquiring the Internet portal's search business, Reuters reported Monday.

  • Tech Gets Street Cred Monday, 19 May 2008 | 6:19 PM ET

    Wall Street appears to be embracing tech stocks with several analysts getting behind the trend. What’s next now that tech has so much support?

  • Rallied Denied: Stocks Close Mixed Monday, 19 May 2008 | 6:14 PM ET

    The S&P and Dow eked out gains Monday as record oil prices boosted energy shares, but the Nasdaq slipped after a chipmaker's warning. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • Stocks Close Mixed; Nasdaq Declines Monday, 19 May 2008 | 4:16 PM ET

    Stocks finished mixed as an early rally fizzled and weakness crept into techs, retail and housing.