• How Steve Jobs saved Apple

    In 5:50, why he was ousted, what he learned and what happened when he came back

    I'm particularly fond of the latest video out of CNNMoney, and not just because I get a lot of face time in it.

    Steve Jobs once said that Apple (AAPL) was only a few quarters away from bankruptcy in 1996. Today it's the most valuable tech company on the planet, with more than $76 billion in MORE

    - Aug 25, 2011 3:24 PM ET
  • 600 filmmakers sign complaint about Final Cut Pro X

    Ask that the company either support the previous version or sell it to someone who will

    Nobody has sued Apple (AAPL) yet over the changes it made in Final Cut Pro X, the latest version of its popular professional video editing software, but judging from the language in the petition gathering signatures on the Web, it's just a matter of time.

    Endorsed by a long list of people who describe themselves as MORE

    - Jun 27, 2011 2:42 PM ET
  • A message from Apple to teens who have considered suicide

    Gay, lesbian and transgender employees contribute a video to the "It Gets Better" project

    Apple (AAPL) on Thursday offered the public a rare and surprisingly intimate look at some of the people who help make its products.

    As their contribution to the "It Gets Better" website, more than a dozen gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Apple employees talked on camera about how they managed to survive high school.

    The It Gets Better Project MORE

    - Apr 15, 2011 7:24 AM ET
  • Thousands in London queue for iPad 2

    "I only need to say this one sentence to get across the magnitude of this launch," wrote Julian Alexander (AKA Tommo_UK) on Investor Village's AAPL Sanity board Friday evening:

    "The lines were bigger than for ANY launch, I have ever seen, for anything, anywhere. Including for any iPhone launched to-date or last year's iPad.

    "Simply awe inspiring," he continued. "There must have been several thousand people lining up outside the MORE

    - Mar 26, 2011 11:10 AM ET
  • Video: Walking the longest iPad 2 line

    An hour after this was shot in NYC, the queue had swelled to nearly 1,200 people

    The second edition of Apple (AAPL) tablet computer drew the largest crowd I've ever seen at New York's Fifth Avenue Apple Store. This was shot at 4 p.m. Friday. By the time the doors of the big glass cube opened, Gene Munster's team at Piper Jaffray had counted 1,190 heads.

    It took 4 minutes and 38 MORE

    - Mar 12, 2011 6:57 AM ET
  • Apple posts iPad 2 keynote video

    Apple (AAPL) has finally posted streaming video of Wednesday's iPad 2 event. You can get the full, 71-minute version here.

    If your time is short, CNNMoney has boiled Steve Jobs' part of the proceedings down to 90 seconds here. If you have a few more minutes, has 4:35 of Jobs' performance here. I've posted a vodpod of that one below the fold.

    - Mar 2, 2011 11:22 PM ET
  • Cisco's online video gamble

    As its traditional networking business slows, Cisco Systems believes it has found a new way to grow.

    By Jon Fortt, contributor

    While the rest of Silicon Valley buzzes about Facebook, Twitter, and tablet computers, networking-gear maker Cisco (CSCO) is betting big on Internet video. Cisco shook up the corporate teleconferencing market a few years ago with its TelePresence technology an Internet-based, high-def videoconferencing service and in October announced a "lite" version of the service MORE

    Oct 27, 2010 3:00 AM ET
  • Five ways the big networks are monetizing online video

    From a lá carte to all-you-can-eat, Internet video programming has many pricing options -- none of which are 'free'

    By John Patrick Pullen, contributor

    I'm blacked out. Again. Earlier this spring, I subscribed to MLB.TV, Major League Baseball's online video service, and was told I'd have access to every regular season game live or on demand, where available, on the device of my choice. For $119 that seemed like a fair deal, MORE

    Aug 12, 2010 1:19 PM ET
  • Skype's $200 million ad opportunity

    The video chat service is mostly free, for now. But if Skype just tiptoes into the advertising business, its returns could be massive.

    Apart from Google (GOOG), Skype may be the largest consumer site on the web without a banner ad. So when the company filed its prospectus with the SEC Monday in preparation for an initial public offering, I noted with interest that advertising was called out as one of MORE

    - Aug 11, 2010 3:00 AM ET
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  • Verizon's Droid 2 leaked

    An Android blog today practically did a review of the soon-to-be-released Motorola Droid 2. didn't leave much to the imagination in this "pre-review" of the new Motorola Droid 2, which is set to be announced on Wednesday and scheduled for release next month.

    The original Droid and its successor are very  similar in appearance, with a new larger keyboard being the major difference from the outside.  The original Droid is black MORE

    - Jun 21, 2010 5:43 AM ET
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