• Want Free Wifi? This Company Wants to Give You It Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    With a new start-up planning to give away wireless data for free, wireless carriers may be in for a big wake-up call.

  • Apple Cooking Up Rumored 'iPad Mini': Report Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 11:57 AM ET
    Boxes of the new Apple iPad 2 are stacked as it goes on sale at Apple Store

    Apple's smaller iPad, dubbed the iPad mini, is currently in production, according to a report.

  • Samsung Goes After Apple's iPhone 5 Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 5:14 PM ET
    The Apple Inc. iPhone 5, right, and the Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S III

    Samsung has just added the iPhone 5 to its list of patent targets, just the latest volley in a heated legal battle between the two titans of mobile.

  • The Oracle logo is displayed on the company's world headquarters in Redwood Shores, California.

    Oracle isn't planning on making any large acquisitions over the next couple of years and instead is focused on growing organically, CEO Larry Ellison said on CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Microsoft didn't have much luck with a recent celebrity event hosted at one of its retail stores.

  • Illegal Trade in Online Data Soars Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 2:03 PM ET
    Internet Security

    Nearly 20 million items of personal data were traded illegally over the internet in the first half of this year, as more people went online.

  • Apple Maps

    It's not surprising Apple isn't bragging about its maps application. In fact, the company is apparently trying to quietly downplay it.

  • 'Tremendous' Growth Ahead for Oracle: Hurd Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Oracle's first-quarter earnings report showed that companies will spend on technology if it can help them cut costs and improve performance, Mark Hurd, president of the software giant, told CNBC’s "Closing Bell."

  • Apple is facing some heat in Europe over marketing practices.

  • Tim Cook Gives Apple Employees Longer Thanksgiving Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 2:17 PM ET
    Apple Store employees cheer during the opening of the Apple Store Porta di Roma on April 21, 2012 in Rome, Italy.

    Apple employees have an extra something to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.

  • The case for Americans having a bad case of mobile mania just got a little bit stronger.

  • Yahoo!! CEO Marissa Mayer Delivers ... a Baby Boy Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 12:30 PM ET

    Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer had a baby boy, her husband announces on Twitter.

  • Attacks on 6 Banks Frustrate Customers Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 11:23 AM ET

    Six major American banks were hit in a wave of computer attacks last week, by a group claiming Middle Eastern ties, that caused Internet blackouts and delays in online banking, the New York Times reports.

  • In this CNBC.com-only video collection, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg answers five questions put to her by CBC's Julia Boorstin. They cover speculation Sandberg could leave Facebook, concerns over the impact of its troubled IPO on employee morale, a big user milestone, and whether Facebook has created a generation of "over sharers."

  • Apple Maps

    Apple cannot fix inaccuracies on its map system as quickly as some users would like because Apple doesn't actually control the map data, said Noam Bardin, CEO of the navigation app Waze.

  • Search.xxx Porn Search Engine Launches Friday, 28 Sep 2012 | 1:51 PM ET

    In case anyone has any difficulty finding porn on the Internet, there's now a search engine exclusively for smut. Search.xxx, which bills itself as "The Search Engine For Porn," searches for sites with the suffix .xxx, which, as one may have posited, are adult-themed.

  • Did Apple's Apology Scare Off iPhone 5 Buyers? Friday, 28 Sep 2012 | 12:49 PM ET
    iPhone Google Map (L) and Apple's new mapping app (R).

    Apple owned up to its messy map problem Friday, apologizing for the frustration it has caused users since its launch last week. But by admitting the company's maps system is faulty, did Apple ward off potential buyers? Probably not, said Scott Sutherland, an analyst for Wedbush Securities.

  • The Drones Are Coming...And Americans Are Scared Friday, 28 Sep 2012 | 12:46 PM ET

    More than a third of Americans worry their privacy will suffer if drones like those used to spy on U.S. enemies overseas become the latest police tool for tracking suspected criminals at home, according to an Associated Press-National Constitution Center poll.

  • Blackberry Torch 9800

    The CEO of embattled BlackBerry maker Research In Motion offered fulsome praise for the company’s highly awaited new device, saying the latest version would offer a “mind changing” experience for users.

  • Research In Motion Results Top Forecasts, Shares Soar Thursday, 27 Sep 2012 | 5:47 PM ET
    Blackberry Bold

    The BlackBerry maker reported a smaller quarterly loss than expected on higher revenue. Shares jumped more than 14 percent after-hours.

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