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The Tech Outlook
Some bright shafts that pierce the gloom: health and biomedical companies and artificial intelligence

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Smart Tools
Companies in health care, finance, and retailing are using artificial-intelligence systems to filter huge amounts of data and identify suspicious transactions

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Keeping Business Safe
For corporate America, homeland security is often a do-it-yourself job--and the cost can slow it down

THE TECH OUTLOOK
eBay Rules
The online marketplace thrives in good times--and bad

STREET WISE
Online Extra: eBay: Are Investors Bidding Too High?
It has a dizzying p-e ratio and appears priced for perfection, a promise that the online auctioneer may not be able to fulfill

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Online Extra: Q&A with eBay's Meg Whitman
The head of the online auctioneer explains how it keeps growing by paying special attention to users' needs

STREET WISE
Online Extra: Dell: As Steady as It Gets in Tech
It has been consistently strong through the downturn. Will its diversification efforts help it break out of a narrow trading range?

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Combo Medicine
The union of drugs and devices offers major breakthroughs in health care -- but can regulators keep up?

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Small Fry to the Rescue
The Pentagon is enlisting startups--as long as the small companies don't balk when the brass barks its orders

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Power Plays
The grid is being improved--but not quite fast enough

THE TECH OUTLOOK
Broadband Telephony
Bells, beware: Cable is about to muscle in on your service

STREET WISE
Online Extra: Medtronic and St. Jude: Pumping Profits
Cardiac-rhythm management devices are giving new life to their stocks. New investors, however, may not get much lift

STREET WISE
Online Extra: EA Gets Its Game On
The video-game maker has a load of hit titles under its belt, including the Harry Potter series. And it may be about to hit the next level

STREET WISE
Online Extra: IGT: A Winning Streak at the Slots
Casinos battling for customers rely on the slot-machine maker's new wares, and demand is rising as more gambling areas spring up

STREET WISE
Online Extra: Biomet and Stryker: Stocks with Legs
An aging population gives these orthopedic-product makers strong potential as long-term holdings

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Tech Goes East
Western spending is stuck, so U.S. giants are seeking growth in China, Russia, India...
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