• Viacom, DirecTV Face Off in Sun Valley Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:22 PM ET
    Philippe Dauman, CEO Viacom

    The day after Viacom pulled 17 channels from DirecTV, the two companies’ chief executives are spending the week hobnobbing in Sun Valley at an annual conference for media and tech moguls.

  • Global Growth Concerns to Weigh on Techs  Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 6:50 PM ET

    Craig Berger, Semiconductor Analyst & Managing Director, FBR Capital Markets says a combination of factors, including the euro zone crisis and slowing growth in Asia have started to weigh on the technology sector. He adds that the PC makers will likely be hit the hardest.

  • Jack Dorsey

    Mobile payments startup Square is going international.

  • As Nintendo prepares to launch its latest videogame console this holiday season – and Microsoft and Sony continue to prep theirs for an expected 2013 launch – a new competitor for the living room is threatening to steal their thunder.

  • Smartphone Owners Like Obama: Survey Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 5:06 PM ET

    If the presidential election were up to smartphone owners, the winner would be clear. President Obama would take the cake over Mitt Romney, at least that's what an online poll finds.

  • Facebook Won't Cash In On Ads Anytime Soon: Analyst Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 1:37 PM ET

    Facebook has enormous potential to make money, but the company won't be cashing in on that potential anytime soon because the company isn't going to risk 'MySpacing' their social network, said Mark Mahaney, a Citigroup analyst, on CNBC's Halftime Tuesday.

  • Thorsten Heins

    Research in Motion CEO Thorsten Heins told shareholders Tuesday that he is disappointed with the company's performance, but is hopeful that the Blackberry 10 will help put the company back on the right course.

  • RIM CEO Heins Faces Shareholders Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 9:43 AM ET
    Thorsten Heins, president and chief executive officer of Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM), speaks at the BlackBerry World Conference in Orlando, Florida, U.S., on Tuesday, May 1, 2012.

    Thorsten Heins has been CEO at BlackBerry maker Research in Motion for just six months, but that's been more than enough time to lose the confidence of many of the shareholders who will gather today in Waterloo.

  • Scramble for Power in Fragile Egypt, Rally Planned Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 6:59 AM ET
    Egypt, Cairo, Sultan Hussan Mosque at sunset

    As protestors prepare to rally in Tahrir Square once again on Tuesday, the renewed anxiety about Egypt’s fragile political process serves a potent reminder that despite the election of a new President, the country’s power structure has yet to be fully defined.

  • Silicon Valley is finally getting the treatment once reserved for rowdy housewives and excitable chefs: its own Bravo reality series. But the tech world is not quite ready for its close-up, the New York Times reports.

  • What's Unique About the Technology Sector  Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 6:50 PM ET

    Jack Bouroudjian, CEO of Bull and Bear Partners explains why he's optimistic about investing in technology. He adds that cloud computing will add value to firms and benefit the tech giants.

  • While the Independence Day holiday is over, the media and tech industry is readying its own brand of fireworks as a veritable who's who of executives and up-and-comers descend on a tiny town in Idaho for Allen & Company's idyllic Sun Valley Conference.

  • Kayak IPO: Readying for Choppy Waters Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    After nearly 2 years in the pipeline, travel website Kayak is finally ready to set sail as a public company.

  • Malware Attack: Customers Online ... For Now Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 4:23 PM ET

    If users are having trouble getting online Monday, they may be one of the victims of a malware attack that infected more than 570,000 computers over a year ago.

  • Facebook

    Facebook is reportedly launching the jobs board later this summer and job postings will be provided by third party service providers.

  • Palo Alto, Kayak Set Expected IPO Price Range Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 8:27 AM ET
    NASDAQ MarketSite Tower, Times Square, New York, NY

    Software security company Palo Alto Networks and online travel service company Kayak Software set the expected price ranges for their initial public offerings, prodded by a successful debut by IT software company ServiceNow.

  • BlackBerry’s Latest Delay Could Lead to Lawsuits Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 2:36 AM ET
    SAN FRANCISCO - APRIL 18: BlackBerry user Douglas Philips checks emails on his BlackBerry April 18, 2007 in San Francisco, California. Millions of BlackBerry users across the United States experienced a disruption in email service as Canada based Research in Motion dealt with technical difficulties with its email servers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    A friendly crowd is unlikely to greet Thorsten Heins on Tuesday, when he makes his first appearance as chief executive at the annual meeting here of Research in Motion. Shares in the BlackBerry maker have fallen by about 95 percent from their peak in mid-2008, the NYT reports.

  • Why ‘Big Data’ Is a Big Deal: IBM Executive Saturday, 7 Jul 2012 | 12:34 PM ET

    Companies are sitting on ever-expanding mountains of data that could potentially help them run their businesses better, David McQueeney, IBM’s head of software research, told CNBC.

  • Google Inc employee Ray Liu, wears Project Glass internet glasses during a demonstration during at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, California.

    The U.S. Patent Office published a patent on Tuesday revealing that Apple has experimented with producing a set of augmented-reality eyeglasses, sparking speculation that Apple will go head-to-head (and eye-to-eye) with Google's much-hyped Glass device.

  • Why an Amazon Phone Isn't (Completely) Crazy Friday, 6 Jul 2012 | 4:23 PM ET
    Amazon’s Kindle Fire

    So Amazon is reportedly working on a smartphone. Crazy? Not entirely.

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