• Yahoo to Lay Off More Than 600 Staffers Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 7:39 AM ET
    laid off

    Yahoo plans to lay off more than 600 employees as soon as Tuesday, CNBC learnt late Monday.

  • Angry Birds, Flocking to Cellphones Everywhere Saturday, 11 Dec 2010 | 3:51 PM ET
    Angry Birds iPhone app

    The hit game is one of the unlikeliest pop-culture crazes of the year — and perhaps the first to make the leap from cellphone screens to the mainstream, the New York Times reports.

  • In Online Privacy Plan, the Opt-Out Question Looms Monday, 6 Dec 2010 | 10:34 AM ET

    The Federal Trade Commission’s proposed privacy mechanism could cause a major shift in the online advertising industry, as companies that have relied on consumers’ browsing history try to make up for what could be billions in lost revenue. The New York Times reports.

  • A Silicon Bubble Shows Signs of Reinflating Saturday, 4 Dec 2010 | 10:12 AM ET
    Mobile app developer

    These days in Silicon Valley, a billion dollars seems downright quaint. The enthusiasm for social networking and mobile apps has venture capitalists clamoring to give money to young companies. The New York Times reports.

  • Google’s Bid for Groupon Portrayed as a Bargain Thursday, 2 Dec 2010 | 10:26 AM ET

    As investors fret that Google’s $6 billion bid for Groupon is too high a price to pay, new details about the company’s sales and growth suggest that it might be more like one of Groupon’s cut-rate deals. The New York Times reports.

  • Google Grows, and Works to Retain Nimble Minds Monday, 29 Nov 2010 | 8:52 AM ET
    A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.

    The pace at a big company is far slower than at a start-up, a difference that matters to the entrepreneurial spirit, the New York Times reports.

  • Europe Stocks to Rise; Euro Struggles as Fear Persists Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 | 2:12 AM ET

    European shares were set to open higher on Thursday, adding to gains in the previous session, and after Wall Street rose on upbeat economic data. 

  • A Dim View of Betting on Start-Ups Tuesday, 23 Nov 2010 | 10:54 AM ET
    facebook president Sean Parker

    Sean Parker, the entrepreneur behind Napster and Facebook now turned investor, has been thinking a lot about innovation — or the lack of it — in the United States. The New York Times reports.

  • Chatroulette Gives Rise to a Genre Monday, 22 Nov 2010 | 10:37 AM ET

    Remember Chatroulette, the Web site that pairs strangers for anonymous video chats? It was all the rage among the Web’s tastemakers early this year.  Then the creeps took over, and the technorati moved on. The New York Times reports.

  • With Kinect Controller, Hackers Take Liberties Monday, 22 Nov 2010 | 10:08 AM ET
    Microsoft Kinect

    When Oliver Kreylos, a computer scientist, heard about the capabilities of Microsoft’s new Kinect gaming device, he couldn’t wait to get his hands on it. “I dropped everything, rode my bike to the closest game store and bought one,” he said. The New York Times reports.

  • Image Rights vs. Free Speech in Video Game Suit Tuesday, 16 Nov 2010 | 11:40 AM ET
    Sam Keller

    When Sam Keller, a former quarterback at Arizona State, sued the video game publisher Electronic Arts last year, he was seeking compensation for himself and other college athletes whose names were not used but whose images he contended were being illegally used by the company. The New York Times reports.

  • Cisco CEO Chambers: 'We Got Surprised This Quarter' Thursday, 11 Nov 2010 | 11:36 AM ET
    John Chambers

    Cisco CEO John Chambers told CNBC Thursday that even he was surprised by the networking giant's dismal revenue outlook, which sparked a selloff in Cisco's stock and the rest of the market.

  • Stage Set for Showdown Over Online Privacy Wednesday, 10 Nov 2010 | 8:01 AM ET

    the New York Times reports.

  • A New Search Engine, Where Less Is More Monday, 1 Nov 2010 | 12:09 PM ET

    Start-ups and big companies alike have tried to take on Google by building a better search engine. That they have failed has not stopped brave new entrants. The NYT reports.

  • Intel Takes a Wider Role, Making Chips for Others Monday, 1 Nov 2010 | 10:38 AM ET

    Intel, for the first time, has agreed to manufacture another company’s chips at its most advanced factories. The move thrusts Intel, the largest and wealthiest chip maker, into the contract manufacturing business dominated by Taiwanese and Chinese companies. The NYT reports.

  • Silicon Valley’s Venture Capitalists Eye Asia for IPOs Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 8:25 PM ET
    Map of Silicon Valley

    Silicon Valley’s venture capital industry is coming to rely on Asia for the initial public offerings that have historically brought its biggest paydays, to judge by deals from Sequoia Capital, one of the Valley’s most prominent financiers. The FT reports.

  • E-Mail Spam Falls After Russian Crackdown Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 8:23 AM ET
    Hand using mouse with laptop

    Spam around the world dropped by an estimated one-fifth after Russia’s pursuit of a suspected spam kingpin, reports The New York Times.

  • Will Apple’s Culture Hurt the iPhone? Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 10:29 AM ET
    Apple iPhone

    Apple’s PC-versus-Mac battle almost put it out of business. Is it creating a similar one in the smartphone field?

  • Determined to Crack the Social Code Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 10:15 AM ET

    Google likes to have its finger on the pulse of the Web, and that’s becoming harder to do as users increasingly use closed networks like Facebook, reports The New York Times.

  • Close up of someone typing on a laptop.

    As countries expand efforts to gain Western technology, U.S. firms risk having employees expose secrets, reports the New York Times.

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