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  • Six in 60

    Take a look at why these six stocks are worth watching.

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    To me, using cash to hire and expand business is a positive action, but for whatever reason, the move is being frowned upon by investors. And as the saying goes, the market is always right, even if you personally disagree with it.

  • Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Wednesday.

  • Larry Ellison

    Larry Ellison, founder and chief executive of Oracle, raked in that sum from 1999 to 2009, making him the highest-paid CEO and the next poster boy for the pay prudes.

  • Google

    Is Google readying another social networking push? If so, it’s going to have a hard time unseating Facebook.

  • Everyone got out of hand with too much leverage a few years ago. Now in deal making, the media banker said, "we are giving companies enough leverage to actually transact in sectors—sometimes with leverage ratios that are higher than if they traded in that same sector."

  • Six in 60

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  • Blackberry Curve

    According to the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, specific absorption rate, or SAR, is "a way of measuring the quantity of radio frequency (RF) energy that is absorbed by the body." For a phone to pass FCC certification and be sold in the United States, its maximum SAR level must be less than 1.6 watts per kilogram. In Europe, the level is capped at 2 watts per kilogram while Canada allows a maximum of 1.6 watts per kilogram.

  • Cramer goes “Off the Charts” to explain why this company turnaround after reporting poor earnings.

  • Marijuana plants

    A web site called Cannabuddies allows people to "adopt" virtual (not real) pot leaves. Leaves named "Chocolope" and "Train Wreck" will grow for you, produce buds, and even "speak", hoping to inform listeners about the benefits of pot.

  • Apple's iPhone 3Gs

    iPhone users don’t have to fear criminal charges for jailbreaking their iPhones, thanks to new rules the Library of Congress handed down yesterday. But the hack is still risky.

  • Six in 60

    Take a look at why these six stocks are worth watching.

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    Can commercial real estate possibly resurrect itself without the mortgage-backed securitization market? It's a chicken and egg question, really. Does commercial real estate need securitization to come back to survive, or will the securitization market return if prices go up?

  • StarCraft 2

    Normally, the release of a PC game – even a highly anticipated one – wouldn’t be a particularly big deal for investors. But when that game is “Starcraft II,” all the usual rules are thrown out the window.

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    After college, most people do their best to avoid having to pull any more all-nighters. But for some, even after graduation, the wee hours of the morning are the most productive. The NYT explains.

  • Barry Diller

    The Obama administration has engaged in a “consistent slamming of business,” IAC Interactive CEO and chairman Barry Diller told CNBC Monday.

  • Six in 60

    Take a look at why these six stocks are worth watching.

  • Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Monday.

  • Worries about sovereign debt have caused some companies to put tech spending on hold. Now, with the EU stress-test results out of the way, Juniper's CEO says he thinks tech spending may pick up.

  • Jon Hamm

    As the fourth season of the AMC series “Mad Men” kicks off, some of the show’s fans are gearing up to play another round of a peculiar language game: trying to spot flaws in the meticulously constructed dialogue portraying 1960s Madison Avenue.