Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac announce hiatus on foreclosures

Freddie Mac In a move to give the government's rescue plan time to work, mortgage giants - Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - have announced a suspension of all foreclosure and eviction proceedings between November 26 2008 and January 9, 2009.

California median home price plunges to 34 percent

California median home price plunges to 34 percentA real estate tracking firm said Thursday that in spite of e

New York Times Co. slashes dividend by 74 percent

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Mass production of Samsung’s 256GB SSDs starts

Samsung’s 256GB SSDs startsSamsung Electronics announced on Thursday that its m

HP’s ‘Touchsmart tx2’ aimed at flipping tablet PC market

Marking its first foray into multi-touch notebooks, Hewlett-Packard (HP) has introduced a new laptop computer - TouchSmart tx2 - with multi-touch technology. It is being dubbed as the first multitouch 'tablet' on the market.