Gmail has become difficult to use in China, and in recent weeks the authorities have gummed up Astrill, which circumvents the Internet restrictions. The New York Times reports.» Read More
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 29- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's underwhelming holiday quarter performance and an escalating war of words with a powerful Chinese industry regulator highlight two major risks to its seemingly fairy-tale ascent: politics and the shift to mobile commerce. Now, Wall Street is cutting back on expectations in part because of fears that Chinese...
When celebrities, politicians, journalists and writers start to post video on Twitter, it will go supernova, Jason Calacanis said.
The Today Show's financial editor gives tips on how to use Facebook to make some extra cash, NBCNews reports.
Apple Inc. rose 3.1 percent to $118.90 with 82,494,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $27.22 with 27,648,600 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 2.3 percent to $78.00 with 58,366,900 shares traded.
Tech companies like Facebook and Google have released diversity figures to show a gender breakdown of their workforce.
Jason Calacanis, CEO & Co-founder, Weblogs, defends Twitter CEO Dick Costolo, and gives reasons why he believes Twitter's venture into video will be a very big deal.
The retail investor really loves Facebook's stock, continuing to pile into the shares in the new year, according to a look at retail accounts with TD Ameritrade.
Colin Sebastian, Sr. Research Analyst, Internet and Interactive Entertainment, Robert W. Baird & Co., discusses what's driving earnings at Facebook and how the company plans to dominate in the video space.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Amazon has launched a work email service in a bid to take on dominant player Microsoft on the office battleground.
Facebook is trading at a "reasonable" level, says Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, weighing in on Facebook's Q4 beat and its online video ad race.
Analysts' bearishness on Google increased this month for the first time in over a year amid concerns about slowing growth in search.
Caterpillar and 3Ms' poor earnings performance "spooked investors", however tech and healthcare are expected to save the earnings season, says Christine Short, senior vice president at Estimize.
Brad Gastwirth, CEO of ABR Investment Strategy, attributes the fall in Facebook shares overnight to concerns over an increase in spending, which is outpacing revenue growth.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 28- Facebook Inc's big spending plans are facing a tough reception on Wall Street. Facebook said on Wednesday that 2015 capital expenditures will range from $2.7 billion to $3.2 billion, a sharp increase from $1.83 billion in 2014.. The spending spree comes as Facebook faces intensifying competition with Twitter Inc, Google Inc and a host of...
Targeted ads are the bane of social network users around the world. But in China, they are an object of desire.
Positive signs in Facebook's quarterly earnings report trump concerns about operating costs that sent shares lower, traders said.
The modest surprise in Facebook's quarterly earnings did not satisfy investors who were used to seeing "tremendous upside surprises" over the past years, says Evan Wilson, Senior Research Analyst for Internet & Games at Pacific Crest Securities.
Social media heavyweights Facebook and Twitter provide good opportunities for investors.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 28- Facebook Inc's revenue grew 49 percent in the fourth quarter, as mobile advertising growth helped the world's largest Internet social network beat Wall Street's targets for earnings and sales. Its success contrasts with other established Internet companies such as Google Inc and Yahoo Inc, which have struggled as advertisers shift...