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  • Google Tops $700 on Wireless Talks With Verizon Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | 12:49 PM ET

    Google's stock barreled through $700 for the first time Wednesday, propelled by a belief that the Internet search leader will become even more profitable as it plants its products and services in new markets.

  • FCC OKs Cable Competition for Apartments Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | 12:34 PM ET

    Federal regulators on Wednesday approved a rule that would ban exclusive agreements that cable television operators have with apartment buildings, opening up competition for other video providers that could eventually lead to lower prices.

  • A Bright Future In Corning Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | 11:01 AM ET

    Cramer expects this fiber-optic company to be glowing on the heels of an expected FCC ruling.

  • FCC Cable Ruling: Big Change For Consumers Or Not? Tuesday, 30 Oct 2007 | 2:06 PM ET
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    Tomorrow's going to be a big day for the telecom and cable industries. The FCC is expected to strike down exclusive contracts between cable TV providers and apartment building owners. This will end the practice that kept competitors from offering their services to residents.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.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.

  • Can You Hear Them Now? Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 7:16 PM ET

    In a First On Fast Money, Verizon president and COO Dennis Strigl reveals why an FCC ruling Wednesday could give the phone giant's TV business a big boost.

  • Stocks closed broadly higher as expectations of a Fed rate cut offset concerns about the dollar hitting new lows and oil reaching new highs.

  • Verizon Profit Dips, but Sales Rise on Web, Wireless Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 9:21 AM ET
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    Verizon Communications said on Monday its quarterly revenue rose due to strong wireless subscriber growth, although profit fell after merger-related costs and other items.

  • AT&T's Mobile Music Play With Napster Monday, 22 Oct 2007 | 2:28 PM ET

    Today AT&T unveiled Napster Mobile to allow AT&T wireless users to browse, sample, and buy music from Napster's 5 million song library, all directly on their cell phones, starting in mid November. A key announcement ahead of AT&T's earnings Tuesday morning at 10 eastern.

  • AT&T Files Patent Suit vs. Vonage Friday, 19 Oct 2007 | 5:46 PM ET

    AT&T has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Vonage Holdings, according to a Vonage regulatory filing on Friday, the latest legal trouble for the Internet phone service provider.

  • Verizon Investors Demand 'Say-On-Pay' Policy Friday, 19 Oct 2007 | 4:01 PM ET

    Institutional investors sent a letter to Verizon Communications, urging the phone company to give shareholders more say over the pay packages of executives.

  • AT&T's Big Mobile Play For Your Cell Phone Tuesday, 16 Oct 2007 | 1:55 PM ET

    The mobile carriers are all chasing the next leg of growth--data services: texting, downloading music, watching videos--everything but making phone calls. And today AT&T is introducing a new way to grow this business--MyMedia Net--an easier way to surf the internet from your cell phone.

  • Nielsen Expands Tracking For Online, Cell Phones Monday, 15 Oct 2007 | 4:24 PM ET

    You may know Nielsen for its TV ratings, but the company also tracks all your entertainment consumption online. Today, Nielsen is announcing two new divisions--Nielsen Online and Nielsen Mobile--to give more detailed analysis of how people are spending their time and their money online and on their mobile phones.

  • Ad Dollars Flood Web, but Do They Go Far Enough? Friday, 12 Oct 2007 | 12:30 PM ET

    Companies will spend a record $31 billion this year to advertise everything from toothpaste to home loans on the Internet, supporting countless news sites, social networks, video exchanges and blogs.

  • RIM Shares Leap on Strong Subscriber Growth Friday, 5 Oct 2007 | 11:17 AM ET
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    BlackBerry maker Research In Motion broke through the 10 million subscriber mark at the end of the second quarter and said it's expecting the growth in accounts to accelerate as the company targets the consumer market, sending its shares spiraling upward.

  • Starent Is in the Sweet Spot Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 9:25 PM ET

    In the search for overlooked IPOs, Cramer said he might have found one of the best high-growth, high-momentum stocks of the coming year.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.

  • RIM Meets Profit Forecasts And Raises Outlook Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:59 PM ET
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    Research In Motion, maker of Blackberry wireless devices, reported second quarter earnings in line with estimates and raised guidance for the third quarter. "I like it, the results were good and guidance was quite strong," said Nirav Parikh, an analyst at TCW.

  • Apple's iPod Still Rules, But Rivals Are Circling Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 1:26 PM ET
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    Apple, which introduced a new line of iPods in early September, has managed to stay one step ahead of the competition--so far.

  • Stocks "Waffle" Under Jobs Pressure Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 8:54 AM ET

    Stocks are waffling and a lot of the talk is focused on Friday's employment report. Traders are also watching this morning's 10 a.m. release of the Institute for Supply Management's non-manufacturing index.

  • Verizon Unveils iPhone Rival for Holiday Shoppers Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 4:19 AM ET

    Verizon Wireless unveiled three new cell phones on Wednesday for the holiday season, including a high-end handset named Voyager that will compete with Apple's iPhone.