Miva

(MIVA)

rose 8% as the former FindWhat.com settled a patent dispute with

Yahoo!'s

(YHOO)

Overture Services. Miva rose 46 cents to $6.14.

Silicon Laboratories

(SLAB) - Get Report

jumped 8% after Lehman Brothers upgraded the chipmaker to overweight from equal weight. Silicon Labs rose $2.22 to $30.63.

Sprint Nextel

(S) - Get Report

traded actively in its first day as a merged company. The Overland Park, Kan., telco also completed a marketing deal with the National Football League that will establish Sprint as "the official wireless telecommunications service sponsor of the NFL, marking an historic arrangement that reaches beyond marquee branding and delivers first-ever, exclusive NFL content and original programming." Sprint rose 2 cents to $26.17.

Agilent

(A) - Get Report

jumped 15% after setting plans to sell its semiconductor products segment, buy back stock and cut 1,300 jobs. Agilent rose $3.83 to $30.24.

Other tech stocks in motion included

Cisco

(CSCO) - Get Report

, down 3 cents to $17.77;

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

, up $1.90 to $48;

Microsoft

(MSFT) - Get Report

, up 20 cents to $27.17;

Oracle

(ORCL) - Get Report

, down a penny to $13.29; and

Intel

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, up 24 cents to $26.55.