• Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell. 1 percent to $100.47 with 18,726,800 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. fell 2.7 percent to $9.89 with 6,819,100 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 5 percent to $24.83 with 11,101,900 shares traded.

  • UPDATE 1-EBay considering PayPal spinoff - report Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    Aug 21- EBay Inc is considering a spinoff of PayPal, its fast-growing payments unit, as soon as next year, tech news website The Information reported, citing sources. EBay told potential candidates for the position of PayPal chief executive officer, a post that David Marcus vacated in June, about a possible spinoff of the payments unit, the website reported.

  • EBay considering spinning off Paypal - report Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    Aug 21- EBay Inc is considering spinning out its fast-growing payments unit PayPal as soon as next year, news website The Information reported, citing sources. EBay shares were up 5 percent at $56.08 on the Nasdaq. EBay Chief Executive John Donahoe has consistently said that PayPal was integral to eBay's business and a split would not make sense.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    Amicus Therapeutics rose 20.4 percent to $5.50 with 24,558,700 shares traded. Apple Inc. was unchanged at $100.57 with 51,290,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 3 percent to $24.71 with 20,112,700 shares traded.

  • Twitter to remove images of deceased on families' request Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:11 AM ET

    Aug 20- Twitter Inc said it will remove images or videos of deceased individuals at the request of family members. "In order to respect the wishes of loved ones, Twitter will remove imagery of deceased individuals in certain circumstances," according to a statement tweeted by Twitter spokesman Nu Wexler on Tuesday.

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    3. Afterlight, Afterlight Collective, Inc. 4. Sleep Cycle alarm clock, Northcube AB. 8. Buddyman: Kick 2, Crazylion Studios Limited.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose 1.4 percent to $100.53 with 67,310,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. was unchanged at $24.64 with 20,096,900 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 9 percent to $75.29 with 26,104,400 shares traded.

  • Apple hits $100 for first time since stock split Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    Apple hit $100 a share for first time since its seven-for-one split in June.

  • Sharapova serves up even more wins off tennis court Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 12:42 PM ET
    Maria Sharapova

    At just 27 years old, Maria Sharapova not only a tennis superstar, but a budding entrepreneur.

  • Google made more IPO money my way: Bill Hambrecht Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    If Google had used a traditional IPO process when its stock debuted 10 years ago, it would have made less money, the Silicon Valley pioneer who crafted the deal tells CNBC.

  • Google by the numbers, 10 years after the IPO Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    The facts of Google's first 10 years are impressive.

  • Aug 19- Google Inc is considering allowing online accounts for children under the age of 13 and give their parents control over how the service is used, according to media reports. Internet companies such as Google and Facebook Inc do not offer their services to children under 13, but it is tough to catch users who sign up by providing false information.

  • 5 things that could derail Google's stock Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google Inc.

    With triumphs inevitably comes scrutiny, and Google is the recipient of plenty. Here are five risks the company faces over the next 10 years.

  • Remember Google's weird IPO? Why it never took off Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Google's unorthodox auction-style IPO was intended to be the future of companies going public. Then it wasn't. Here's why.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose 1.2 percent to $99.16 with 45,150,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 8 percent to $24.63 with 27,046,800 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.3 percent to $74.59 with 23,473,500 shares traded.

  • Hedge funds love…Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman? Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 1:48 PM ET
    Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn

    Investment managers love bets made by both billionaire activists, according to a new analysis of top hedge fund stock positions.

  • Google's pivotal IPO launched a decade of big bets Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 12:59 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.

  • Brands infiltrate messaging apps with emojis Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 12:03 PM ET

    Until now, marketers have struggled to find ways into the messaging stream that are both authentic and add value to the user experience.

  • Google's biggest product hits and misses Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Google co-founder Sergey Brin participates in a panel discussion in Mountain View, Calif., where Google Buzz was unveiled.

    Despite its wildly successful products, consumer feedback to Google technology has not always matched its grand ambition.

  • Google execs: Where are they now? Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Ten years after the search giant's IPO, CNBC looks at where some high-ranking Googlers have landed in the tech industry and beyond.