• Bankrate facing SEC investigation; CFO resigns Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:39 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Bankrate said Monday that the Securities and Exchange Commission is performing a formal investigation related to its financial results from 2012. The online publisher of financial data also announced that its chief financial officer has resigned.

  • Bankrate reveals SEC probe, says CFO resigns Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Bankrate says regulators are investigating its financial reporting during 2012 and that Chief Financial Officer Edward DiMaria has resigned.

  • Microsoft buys its way in to devices     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Microsoft's windows phone system has about 2.5% of world's smartphone market but with the company's purchase of Mojang, that number may rise.

  • Apple the envy of Samsung: Expert     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Laptop Mag Editor-in-Chief Mark Spoonauer talks about how Samsung faces fiercer competition following Apple's new iPhone launch.

  • Markets 'frothy' ahead of Alibaba IPO     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:48 AM ET

    Ethan Kurzweil, Bessemer Venture Partners, explains why the long-term impact of Alibaba's initial debut is likely to be minimal.

  • OkCupid data reveal dirty dating truths (and lies) Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Online matchmaking data can mean romance for some, but it also offers further proof that dating stereotypes ring true—men still like younger women.

  • $3M campaign launches against Airbnb Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    The Share Better coalition of elected officials, housing groups and community activists has launched a PR campaign to counter Airbnb current ad campaign.

    The peer-to-peer home-sharing website Airbnb faces new opposition in New York.

  • An inside look at how Amazon makes TV shows Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 9:40 AM ET
    CNBC's John Harwood preparing for his cameo on the set of Amazon's new series "Alpha House." He is standing next to actress Evie Colbert, wife of Stephen Colbert.

    CNBC's John Harwood got a chance to play himself on Amazon's new series "Alpha House." This is what he learned.

  • Ivee CEO Jonathon Nostrant discusses the Ivee Sleek, the Wi-Fi enabled personal assistant that allows users to control all their smart home devices using their voice.

  • Celebrities help Cantor Fitzgerald give back Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:59 PM ET
    US Olympic skier Mikaela Shiffrin on the phone at Cantor Fitzgerald's Charity Day.

    Steve Buscemi, Mariano Rivera, John Slattery and other celebrities are helping the firm that lost the most on 9/11 give back.

  • Why Apple Pay will hurt PayPal Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about Apple Pay during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, Calif.

    Apple’s new payment system could become a big problem for PayPal, Re/code reports.

  • Alibaba taking the world by storm, but what is it? Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    Alibaba has been compared to Amazon and eBay but what is it exactly? We break it down on Tech Yeah.

  • With Alibaba IPO, it's China vs US to win the Web Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Tencent Holdings Ltd. WeChat has taken China by storm in just three years, allowing its more than 300 million users to send text, photos, videos and voice messages over smartphones, find each other by shaking their devices.

    In Alibaba's exhaustive IPO prospectus (319 pages plus the index), only two competitors are mentioned by name: Tencent and Baidu.

  • Focus on Alibaba     Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba is taking the investing world by storm but... what exactly is Alibaba?

  • Alibaba to see a first-day stock pop: Expert     Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Charles Sizemore, CIO of Sizemore Capital Management, says Alibaba shares could enjoy a 20 to 30 percent pop on its first trading day, but warns that the euphoria could be short-lived.

  • Alibaba's Jack Ma gets special gift for 50th b-day Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:42 PM ET
    Alibaba founder Jack Ma.

    Asked what the next 15 years held for the company, Ma told an audience at Morgan Stanley he would continue to fight "for the little guy."

  • 5 million Gmail passwords leaked Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:35 PM ET

    Nearly 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords surfaced on Wednesday on a Russian Bitcoin forum.

  • Is Apple Pay a bitcoin killer? Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 12:16 PM ET
    Tim Cook announces Apple Pay during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Apple just made its assault on antiquated payment systems—will it kill some new ones in the process?, asks Fast Money trader Brian Kelly.

  • How much BABA is worth     Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Discussing what the valuation of Alibaba does to the overall market, with Carlos Kirjner, Bernstein analyst. Kirjner says Alibaba will be the largest e-commerce business in the world.

  • Apple Watch battery concerns     Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Could disappointing battery life hinder sales of Apple's forthcoming smartwatch?