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    Ahead of its earnings report after the bell, there are two conflicting storylines at Research In Motion.

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

  • Microsoft Kinect

    With backings by Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres and just about every gift guide the media has written, Kinect for the Xbox 360 has become the “must have” gift of the 2010 holiday season.

  • In topics that ranged from taxes to jobs to American competitiveness to education to the deficit, President Obama came across to CEOs as willing to listen and work with business.

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    Last-minute shoppers rejoice, you now have a shopping day all your own. A group of retailers and restaurant chains have banned together to declare Dec. 23 "Click It to Gift It" day. The event will allow shoppers to buy egift cards and receive a variety of special incentives ranging from free gifts to special discounts to charitable donations.

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    Guidance is the ultimate game of connecting the dots to get the real picture.  Just look at Best Buy. The company cut guidance for fiscal 2011 to a range of $3.20 to $3.40 a share. Very important to note: That includes 12 cents from year-to-date share repurchases.

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

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    Going into 2011, the strategy is to put together the very best companies that produce great returns over time.  Here's what to look for.

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    This morning I got an interesting reply tweet from a friend: “Can you imagine someone saying in ’07, “In 3 years nobody will care about iPod sales.” And I realized that in some important ways, he has a point. Three years ago, when the iPhone was young, all eyes were on the iPod and the Mac. But here I’d like to make the case that investors should still care quite a bit about iPod sales.

  • CNBC's Melissa Lee interviews Jeffrey Housenbold, CEO of Shutterfly.

  • Man watches home theater televisions at the Best Buy

    Best Buy's online sales crumbled to year-over-year growth of 7 percent, down from 15 percent in the second quarter and 21 percent in the first quarter. Where's the company headed?

  • Julian Assange

    Now is your chance to manipulate Assange. A new online game lets you move the Wikileaks founder around the Oval Office. Once President Obama falls asleep, you can have Assange access his computer and start downloading files.  

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

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

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

  • For greater insight on the sector, the "Mad Money" host spoke with Avnet CEO Roy Vallee.

  • Comcast Center

    Comcast is testing a new service that combines television and the Web, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday.

  • Angry Birds iPhone app

    The unexpected winner from Apple's App store success are mobile games — they comprise twenty percent of all app sales on the iPhone and top the best-seller lists. And the unlikely winner among the thousands of mobile games is "Angry Birds."

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    Netflix, now the envy of the media world, had a lucrative contract with Starz that gave it cheap content. That deal is expiring, and rivals are gloating. The New York Times reports.

  • I think I figured it out with these Chinese IPOs: We’ve got to stop calling the Amazons or YouTubes or the whatever's of China.