Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who famously accused Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg of stealing their idea, said they used bitcoins to buy tickets for a high-altitude voyage on billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic commercial spaceflight venture.» Read More
America's young people, tomorrow's economic engine, are deciding which icons of success to follow, and their gaze has shifted from east to west.
As a result of the financial crisis, Wall Street has taken a beating on reputation, on pay and on layoffs. At the same time, with a series of hot initial public offerings culminating in Facebook’s planned issue, Silicon Valley has developed a new allure.
Who are the one percent, and where are they from? According to Wealth-X, the United States is home to 57,860 such individuals. Find out which cities they call home.
The second largest pension fund in the country is urging Facebook to make some changes to its board. Insight with Jack Ehnes, California State Teachers' Retirement Systems CEO.
After eight years, Mr.Zuckerberg, the co-founder and chief executive of Facebook, has an ironclad grip on the social networking giant. He owns 28.4 percent of all Class B shares, and through a chain of agreements with other shareholders, he has voting control over at least 57.1 percent of Class B shares. The N YT reports.
“Active users” add up in Facebook’s prospectus, but some of those clicks aren’t on the Web site. The New York Times reports.
Discussing whether Facebook's listing is a sign of another tech bubble, with David Seaburg, Cowen & Company head of sales/trading.
A group of private exchanges has popped up in recent years to accommodate a fast-growing trading market in the private shares of the Internet companies like Twitter and LinkedIn. Facebook has driven much of this growth, emerging as the most actively traded private company by a wide margin, the New York Times reports.
Anyone buying public shares of Facebook will have to accept that the company is almost completely dominated by its founder, Mark Zuckerberg.
Facebook underwent two massive shifts in 2011, the details of which are hidden in the company's S-1 filing.
Who cares whether some guy named Eli can beat Giselle Bundchen's husband? An Irish-based betting company is offering people a chance to bet on something closer to their hearts: Facebook's IPO share price.
Next year Mark Zuckerberg’s base salary will receive a dramatic pay cut—going from a base salary of $600,000 to just one dollar.
The graffiti artist who took Facebook stock instead of cash for painting the walls of the social network’s first headquarters made a smart bet. The shares owned by the artist, David Choe, are expected to be worth upward of $200 million when Facebook stock trades publicly later this year. The NYT reports.
In its much-anticipated IPO filing, Facebook states that its mission is “to make the world more open and connected.” Well, every place except China.
The CNBC news team break down the details on Facebook's $5B filing, naming Morgan Stanley as the lead underwriter. The stock will trade under the symbol FB, in a still unnamed exchange. Max Wolff, GreenCrest Capital, and David Garrity, GVA Research, weigh in.
I just got back from a quick tour of Facebook’s new HQ. While the we wait for the company to file its S-1 with the SEC, it’s business as usual at the company's new Menlo Park campus.
Jim Rogers, Rogers Holdings CEO & chairman, discusses why he thinks Facebook stock will be too expensive; the outlook for the U.S. economy; and why the zero interest rate policy is hurting savers and eventually the U.S. dollar.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Herb Greenberg with a look at who is most likely to cash in on Facebook's IPO.
In his new book, “The Power of Storytelling: Captivate, Convince or Convert Any Business Audience Using Stories from Top CEOs" Jim Holtje shares the stories of those corporate legends who inspired their employees with their deeds and with their tales.
CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.