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  • Palm's Major Credibility Problem Friday, 26 Feb 2010 | 4:06 PM ET

    Palm's got a credibility problem, and it's the kind of thing that seems so insidious, and so systemic, that it might pose a deep threat to the company's ability to keep going.

  • The 25 Most Marketable Winter Olympians Friday, 26 Feb 2010 | 1:32 PM ET
    Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics gold medal

    As the 2010 Winter Olympics come to a close, we wanted to know which athletes made the most of their Olympic opportunity.

  • Chadwick: Jet Blue – The New Corporate Paradigm Friday, 26 Feb 2010 | 9:23 AM ET
    JetBlue Terminal

    It seems that almost everyone likes JetBlue and some people even claim to love the company. As well they should. JetBlue has taken the bad name out of flying and is proof positive that no condition in business is too dire to turn around.

  • British Politicians Fall Victim to Twitter Scam Friday, 26 Feb 2010 | 9:05 AM ET

    British politicians were among those caught up Friday in the latest Twitter-based scam which hijacks users' accounts to send out sexually explicit messages to friends and followers.

  • Takeout In The Palm Of Our Hands? Thursday, 25 Feb 2010 | 6:01 PM ET

    After squeezing the shorts and defying gravity, Palm finally came back to Earth with a major thud today. And while the fall was painful for equity investors, do options traders sense a takeout on the horizon?

  • Palm Takes a Slappin' Thursday, 25 Feb 2010 | 10:49 AM ET

    The news today from Palm is just plain ugly, and you gotta hand it to RBC Capital and Bank of America, who both came out Monday with negative calls on this stock.

  • When CEOs Tweet Wednesday, 24 Feb 2010 | 4:49 PM ET

    On Twitter, Tony Hsieh the very social media savvy CEO of Zappos just tweeted the following.

  • Making the Worst of Times into the Best of Opportunities Wednesday, 24 Feb 2010 | 11:23 AM ET
    Seizing The White Space

    The key to responding to such cataclysmic shifts is to focus the kind of ingenuity and creativity that companies now devote to product innovation to devising innovative new business models to take those new ideas to market, writes the author.

  • H.P., Tech Powerhouse, Stumbles in Smartphones Wednesday, 24 Feb 2010 | 10:48 AM ET
    The iPaq Glisten smartphone by Hewlett-Packard.

    Hewlett-Packard is one of the world’s most successful makers of desktop computers, laptops, servers and printers, but in smartphones, H.P. has been on a steady slide into irrelevance. The New York Times explains.

  • Social Media: The New Career Norm Tuesday, 23 Feb 2010 | 11:55 AM ET

    Last week, several signs came together to further underline the fact that social media is no longer an emerging trend or passing fad, and that it's gone beyond the realm of the personal and become a fully-fledged part of our working lives.

  • A Tail of Two: Apple Ahead, Palm the Rear Tuesday, 23 Feb 2010 | 9:37 AM ET

    RBC's Mike Abramsky has an interesting research report out this morning about Apple and Palm. And it's compelling stuff because of Abramsky's past calls on both these companies.

  • Wal-Mart Confirms It Will Buy Vudu Movie Service Monday, 22 Feb 2010 | 6:33 PM ET

    Wal-Mart Stores says it will buy broadband entertainment provider Vudu, a deal that gives the world's biggest retailer the ability to sell movies directly through TVs and Blu-ray players over the Internet.

  • "Miracle On Ice" Still A Hot Seller Monday, 22 Feb 2010 | 3:31 PM ET

    Thirty years ago, the United States beat Russia in an Olympic hockey game now dubbed “The Miracle on Ice.” We spoke to Howard Schwartz of Grandstand Sports, who has exclusive rights to “Miracle” memorabilia.

  • Wal-Mart Is Said to Be Buying Vudu Movie Service Monday, 22 Feb 2010 | 2:38 PM ET

    Wal-Mart has agreed to buy Vudu, a three-year-old Silicon Valley startup whose online movie service is built into an increasing number of high-definition televisions and Blu-ray players, according to two people briefed on the deal. The New York Times reports.

  • Networks Wary of Apple’s Push to Cut Show Prices Monday, 22 Feb 2010 | 11:33 AM ET
    Workers apply the Apple logo to the exterior of the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in preparation for an Apple special event January 26, 2010 in San Francisco, California.

    If Apple cut the price of each TV episode in half - to 99 cents, from $1.99 - would sales on iTunes increase enough to offset the price drop? Experiments are under way to find out, and the head of the nation’s No. 1 television network, CBS, indicated last week that some shows, at least, would be priced under a dollar in the future.

  • One e-commerce firm's shares nearly tripled over the last year. Does it have further room to run? Mark Mahaney, Internet research director at Citigroup Investment Research, shared his views.

  • Toyota's Congressional Hearing: 'How Risky Is It' Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 11:13 AM ET
    Toyota headquarters

    As someone who studies the way people perceive risk, and the importance of trust to those perceptions, it continues to amaze me how many smart successful firms like Toyota manage to forget the importance of trust until they’re in trouble, and then they have to spend huge amounts of money and effort, for years, trying to rebuild it, writes the author David Ropeik.

  • What to Buy as Fed Begins 'Normalization Process' Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 9:22 AM ET

    The stock market, being that discounting mechanism that it is, is not going to take this lightly, but instead treat this as a starting pistol to a difficult period of the removal of easy money for the markets, culminating in a hike of the Fed Funds rate.

  • Two Chinese Schools Linked to Google Attacks Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 11:08 PM ET
    Google Inc.'s China headquarters in Beijing

    A series of online attacks on Google and dozens of other American corporations have been traced to computers at two educational institutions in China, including one with close ties to the Chinese military, say people involved in the investigation.

  • CBS Revenue Flat with Last Year as Ads Slowly Recover Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 5:01 PM ET

    CBS is more reliant on ads than any of the other media giants: the good news is that its results show a gradual ongoing recovery in the ad market.