NEW YORK, May 27- A U.S. judge in California allowed a class action lawsuit to proceed on Wednesday against satellite-radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc over the payment of royalties for songs produced before 1972, in a case that is being closely watched for its implications for digital media. Gutierrez ruled last September that, under California state law,...» Read More
May 27- Apple Inc has found a bug which can cause iPhones to crash when a message containing a specific string of text is received. The bug, which includes symbols and Arabic characters, was first reported by Apple news blog MacRumors on Tuesday night, adding that it was noticed on social news hub Reddit earlier in the day. "We are aware of an iMessage issue caused by a...
A judge said people who sent emails to or received emails from Yahoo subscribers since Oct. 2, 2011 may sue as a group for alleged privacy violations.
There's no green light across the water, but this is as close to "The Great Gatsby" as it gets.
LONDON, May 27- When Chris Morton was setting up a fashion e-commerce company five years ago, he spent a lot of time listening to online music service Spotify. While Spotify was an inspiration for Morton, other London- based online retail entrepreneurs, like Farfetch founder and CEO José Neves, are using tricks learned from social media to create fashion...
Global growth in Internet users and smartphone subscriptions has slowed down, according to a Kleiner Perkins study.
Mary Meeker is presenting her Internet trends report. Hany Nada, GGV Capital, and Ed Lee, Re/code, discuss.
Consumers and investors will get a peak in to Google's future from its two-day I/O conference which starts tomorrow. Here's some of what to expect.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides highlights from an interview with Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel at Re/code's annual conference.
Soul Htite, founder & CEO of Dianrong.com, outlines the opportunities in emerging markets like China and explains why internet companies share a "good relationship" with mainland authorities.
Tech news blog Re/code said Tuesday it's been acquired by online publishing company Vox Media, just 18 months after spinning off from its former parent, The Wall Street Journal. In an online statement, Re/code founders Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg said they will continue to operate their site separately but may occasionally collaborate with The Verge.
In many cases, a brand's name can make or break its success.
Charter Communications' acquisition of TWC, Bright House Networks may be about upping broadband services, given digital viewership trends.
Charter's deal with Time Warner will put it in a position to better compete with other media giants.
A hack of dating website Adult Friend Finder has exposed reportedly exposed personal data of about 4 million users.
Google, Twitter and Facebook face being blocked in Russia after being warned against violating the country's controversial blogging laws.
Harnessing the so-called Internet of Things might help drivers get to their Memorial Day weekend destinations more quickly and safely.
Could Google Maps be meeting its match with Apple Maps? Apple could be adding transit directions to its mapping app, making it a stronger challenger to the dominant player.
An entrepreneur walks on to an elevator and has thirty seconds to make a blind pitch. Little do they know, they will be getting face time with a superstar high-profile investor, who has no idea who they will be meeting either.
Ahead of its split from eBay, PayPal has hired a new CEO. CNBC's Josh Lipton spoke with incoming CEO Dan Schulman about competitors and the explosion in digital payments.
Colleges need to adapt to prepare the next generation of business leaders in an age of disruption, says Broadcom CEO Scott McGregor.