The future of the e-commerce giant remains much more old-fashioned than Jeff Bezos lets on, said Bain Capital's Ajay Agarwal.
There are some posts on Facebook that are just inappropriate to 'like.' So the company is exploring adding a 'sympathize' button.
Five years after the Great Recession, millions of unemployed Americans are gradually getting back to work. But their paychecks have barely budged.
GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple aims to guide you around once you're inside.
The U.S. should lead global growth in 2014 as fiscal drags relax, Goldman Sachs' Jan Hatzius tells CNBC.
Gold dove on the jobs report, then soared. Here's the surprising reason why.
Goldman Sachs may be one of the last firms standing as a rocky romance between Wall Street and raw material markets turns sour.
The November jobs report confirms the economy is improving, but not enough to push the Fed to remove stimulus this month.
A Mexican restaurant in New York's SoHo neighborhood is drawing customers (and buzz) with the latest food craze: a burger of pan-friend crickets.
Expanding into China would represent a "gigantic game-changer" for one social media site, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Clothing retailers are adding more in-store bars, encouraging shoppers to mix Happy Hour and holiday errands.
Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers.
Record cold temperatures and a threat of ice and wind have people preparing for possible power outages, reports The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore, with the latest detail on the winter storm.
Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser tells CNBC "it's probably time to gracefully exit" the central bank's quantitative easing bond purchases.
Nelson Mandela embraced free markets, but thought that "with great wealth comes great responsibility," Sir Richard Branson tells CNBC.
The estimate of third-quarter growth was revised to a 3.6-percent rate, but probably at the expense of economic activity during the current quarter.
Job creation moved forward again in November, with the U.S. economy adding a better-than-expected 203,000 to the employment rolls.
If naughty kids get a lump of coal in their stocking, do good kids get clean energy? Depends on who's playing Santa in your nation's capital, says Terry Tamminen.
U.S. consumer sentiment surged in December as Americans' outlook on the economy and job prospects improved, a survey released on Friday showed.
Investors avidly awaiting signs that the Federal Reserve is ready to reduce its monthly stimulus may find that the news already has passed them by.