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  • Tips Are for Waiters, Not Traders Monday, 9 Apr 2007 | 7:39 PM ET

    There’s no such thing as a good stock tip – so don’t waste your time with them.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

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    Hi everyone. Timothy Sykes is back with a blog post and a couple of specific stock picks for the contest. (reminder--this is ONLY for the contest, not your personal portfolio.). This is time sensitive if the stocks interest you. Timothy's got a pretty good track record!! Here's his post:

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    New Jersey is the latest state where some legislators would like to ban text messaging while driving, sending a message to BlackBerry addicts who may have found a way to stay productive while sidelined by a traffic jam.

  • Analyzing Palm's Post-Earnings Conference Call Thursday, 22 Mar 2007 | 6:17 PM ET
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    Palm reported a better-than-expected third quarter financial performance, but softer-than-expected guidance for its fourth quarter, with top company executives refusing to comment on the growing speculation of an impending merger or leveraged buyout.

  • Speculation Running High. Will Motorola to Buy Palm? Wednesday, 21 Mar 2007 | 11:54 AM ET

    A major Palm  shareholder fully anticipates that Motorola  will announce plans to buy the company in a deal valued at roughly $2 billion as early as tomorrow, hours before Palm is expected to release its quarterly financial report. A Palm spokesperson refused to comment on what she called rumor and speculation

  • Street Fight! Herb Greenberg's Ready To Rumble Thursday, 15 Mar 2007 | 9:07 PM ET

    There's a tough guy in town and he's lookin' to mix it up. We're talking about Herb Greenberg, and he's got a wrong to right with each of our guys. Forget Ali vs. Frasier or even Rosie vs. The Donald -  those were just skirmishes. What follows is a true “Street Fight.”

  • Google Entering Wireless Biz? Will They Or Won't They? Thursday, 15 Mar 2007 | 4:10 PM ET

    Will they or won't they? The net is rife with speculation now that Google plans to enter the wireless business with a free, advertising-supported cell phone that the company would sell, using wi-fi AND cell technology. Not just with new apps, but with the actual hardware.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Thursday, 8 Mar 2007 | 6:38 PM ET

    Today Cramer talks drilling stocks, MasterCard, Sprint and many, many more...

  • Stocks were hit by another late-session selloff as investors remained jittery after the market's worst week in four years. "I think it's just indicative of what the market is going to look like for the next couple of weeks, it's going to be very choppy," said Dan McMahon, head of listed trading at CIBC World Markets.

  • BlackBerry maker Research In Motion said it will restate its financial statements as far back as fiscal 2004 because of past stock option reporting errors, and it anticipates a $250 million reduction in previous earnings. Chairman and co-CEO Jim Balsillie is stepping aside as chairman.

  • RIM vs. Palm: The Battle for the Smartphone Monday, 5 Mar 2007 | 12:34 PM ET

    The two big stories grabbing headlines in the handheld arena focus on Research in Motion and Palm, and for two decidedly different reasons...

  • Newest CEO Hurdle: BlackBerry Game Addiction Thursday, 22 Feb 2007 | 3:00 PM ET

    Coffee, tobacco, and work can each prove addictive for some executives. But CNBC's Darren Rovell says the newest monkey on C-level backs is a video game, Brickbreaker. And the supplier is the exec's very own BlackBerry handheld.

  • Newest CEO Hurdle: BlackBerry Game Addiction Thursday, 22 Feb 2007 | 12:35 PM ET

    Coffee, tobacco, and work can each prove addictive for some executives. But CNBC's Darren Rovell says the newest monkey on C-level backs is a video game, Brickbreaker. And the supplier is the exec's very own BlackBerry handheld.

  • RIM to Introduce New Blackberry With Added Features Monday, 12 Feb 2007 | 9:45 AM ET

    BlackBerry maker Research In Motion  on Monday will unveil a new version of its top-end e-mail phone for business users, replacing the signature side navigation wheel with a front trackball that first appeared last year on the consumer-oriented BlackBerry Pearl.

  • At What Price?: iPhone, the Mercedes of Handhelds Wednesday, 10 Jan 2007 | 3:32 PM ET
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    Euphoria over the iPhone and its slick, sleek, slim design quickly gave way to sticker shock when Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced the pricetag: $499 for 4 gig model; $599 for the 8-gig. Let the pundit-parade begin: Too expensive, they clamored. Elitist, said others. But lets' look back: Remember that Apple was an expensive Johnny-come-lately to the world of digital music, and that was nearly 100 million iPods ago!

  • Apple Shares "Leapfrog" On New 3-in-1 iPhone Tuesday, 9 Jan 2007 | 2:30 PM ET

    Apple shares are jumping higher this afternoon--up around 6.5% after the company unveiled it's new iPhone. “We’re gonna make some history today,” said Steve Jobs, the inconic head of Apple during his annual presentation at the MacWorld conference in San Francisco. “This is a day I’ve been looking forward to for two and a half years. Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything.”

  • Big Money '07: Tech Stock Recommendations Thursday, 28 Dec 2006 | 11:01 AM ET

    It's been a pretty good year for tech stocks--but even a good 2006 doesn't hide the fact that the sector has underperformed the market for the last three years. So--there should be plenty of growth ahead in 2007, right? Scott Kessler is the S&P's Senior Director of Technology Sector Equity Research. Peter Misek is Senior Tech Analyst at Canaccord Adams. On "Morning Call" the pair give their sector outlook and stock "picks."

  • Tokyo stocks closed almost flat on Christmas Day. Trade was thin, with participants citing the holidays in overseas markets.

  • Stocks Close Lower Ahead of Holiday Weekend Friday, 22 Dec 2006 | 4:05 PM ET

    Stocks bucked a trend and closed lower on the last session before the Christmas holiday on investor concerns about a slower economy.

  • RIMM Blowing Past Even Rosiest Projections Friday, 22 Dec 2006 | 11:12 AM ET

    It's the kind of surprise RIMM investors were hoping for:  The company once again blowing past even the rosiest projections and providing the kind of guidance that was really a nice Holiday gift.  But was it?  First, the news:  RIMM posting $835 million in revenue.  The high forecasts from the street were around $816 million.  New subscriptions?  The high-end was 810,000 new Blackberry users on the quarter.  The company reports 875,000 instead!