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  • Lacking any big surprises, the markets may seem to be on cruise control in the coming week, as investors await the U.S. mid-term election and the Fed's November meeting.

  • How Critical Is This Holiday for Nintendo? Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 1:44 PM ET

    Two years ago, Nintendo could do no wrong. The Wii was at the height of its retail domination and competitors were scrambling for second place. Today it’s a much different story and the looming holiday season could be a crucial one that determines the strength – and perhaps the future - of the company’s core console business.

  • Battling the Earbud Blues Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 11:25 AM ET
    Earbudi

    Do you have trouble making iPod earbuds stay in your ears? Does the least bit of exercise make them fall out? CNBC Contributor David Pogue has some suggestions for you.

  • Kaminsky's Call: Would You Have Sold Apple in 1996? Tuesday, 19 Oct 2010 | 9:41 AM ET

    Back then I questioned whether Apple was going to survive at all. And with two million shares in the company, the private bank group I co-managed had to make a decision.

  • Apple iPhone 4

    Although Apple traditionally develops much of its technology in-house, the company still relies on a vast network of external suppliers to manufacture pieces of its popular products. ...A report from TheStreet.

  • What's On: Gaming, Education and Bernanke Watch Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 7:57 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.

  • 'Halo: Reach' Not Enough to Lift Falling Game Sales Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 6:30 PM ET

    Software sales at retail stores were down a shocking 6 percent last month to $614 million, according to The NPD Group. That’s vastly worse than analysts were expecting and could scare investors, who were holding out hope that September would be a bright spot in an otherwise dismal year for game sales.

  • Video Game Sales: 'Halo' to the Rescue? Wednesday, 13 Oct 2010 | 4:56 PM ET

    If all goes according to plan, the video game industry could see its first positive sales growth since March in September—but in a year that has been filled with disappointing results, game publishers and developers know any plan is tentative at best.

  • Intel Tries Anonymity, for a Change Wednesday, 13 Oct 2010 | 8:53 AM ET

    Over the years, Intel has used aggressive and catchy marketing programs to help elevate its position in the computing marketplace. This cachet has served Intel well, allowing it to command top dollar for its products, which power the vast majority of PCs. The Intel juggernaut was apparent on Tuesday as the company reported earnings better than expected on a sharp revenue increase.

  • Will EA’s Medal of Honor Score Big Again? Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 | 7:48 AM ET
    Medal of Honor: Taliban

    “Medal of Honor” hit stores at 12:01am Tuesday – and while it’s probably not the most important game of the year for EA spacer, it’s one of the most closely watched.

  • Book Notes: A House, A Dragon Tattoo and Nice Specs Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 5:18 PM ET

    Here's a chance to catch up on some book news you may have missed: If these walls could talk—the true story about your house, an English party that became quite the 'spectacle', Billy Idol's doing more than dancing with himself and we're off to Sweden in search of that girl with that tattoo.

  • Can Panasonic Survive the Video Game ‘Jungle’? Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 12:57 PM ET

    Seventeen years ago, Panasonic tried to break into the video game industry, lasting only three years before it was forced out. Now it’s ready to try again.

  • Retail & Earnings: Winners, Losers — and Why Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 10:33 AM ET

    September same store sales are in, and the vast majority have to be pleasantly surprised... How surprised? Overall, September same store sales are up 2.7 percent, versus expectations of 2.3 percent, according to RetailMetrics.

  • Google Takes Aim At Apple Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 5:48 PM ET

    The battle to dominate new media is heating up again with Google waging the latest assault and they've clearly got Apple in their sights.

  • Halftime: Next Stop, S&P 1200? Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 1:18 PM ET

    New signs emerged on Tuesday giving bullish investors more reasons to believe the S&P will march right up to 1,200 before Election Day.

  • Throngs of moviegoers "liked" "Social Network" this weekend, making the Facebook flick No. 1 at the weekend box office with $23 million in sales.

  • Friends and Profits: ‘The Social Network’ Friday, 1 Oct 2010 | 5:14 PM ET

    Adult dramas seldom draw crowds for midnight screenings, and they seldom sell out showings days ahead of a film's opening. But this may turn out to be quite a unique adult drama.

  • Nintendo to Roll Out 3D Gaming System Next Year Wednesday, 29 Sep 2010 | 1:14 PM ET
    Nintendo 3DS

    Nintendo’s jump into the 3D gaming world won’t happen until 2011.

  • After two years of prodding from Hollywood, the F.C.C. agreed to let movie studios activate technology to prevent films sold through video-on-demand systems from being copied.  That could open the door to a new era, the NYT reports.

  • Is Motion Control Still the Future of Video Games? Friday, 24 Sep 2010 | 1:08 PM ET
    Playstation Move

    While Nintendo kicked off the motion control revolution four years ago and quickly dominated the field, Microsoft and Sony are betting there’s a lot of life – and money – left in the category.