• Equities lost ground after industrials Honeywell International and General Electric took hits from the strong dollar, while concerns over new trading regulations in China and Greece's place in the euro zone dented sentiment. "Our markets will get kind of quiet again as we wait for some of those earnings and what is going to happen on the 24th with Greece," said...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 10.3 percent to $2.58 with 51,729,600 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell 1.1 percent to $124.75 with 49,231,700 shares traded. Athersys Inc. fell 35.8 percent to $1.40 with 24,482,200 shares traded.

  • First Google, then Facebook, then...who? Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:43 AM ET
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, and Google CEO Larry Page

    Who comes after Google and Facebook? That's what marketers are trying to determine as ad dollars move to the web and mobile.

  • Can't lose? These stocks beat earnings every time Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:12 AM ET
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during his keynote address at Facebook F8 in San Francisco, California March 25, 2015.

    If history is any guide, betting on these stocks before earnings should be a winning proposition.

  • ISIS fighter, North American ISIS fighter, Islamic State

    Some military spouses are covering up their online footprints after receiving threats from ISIS, the Today Show reports.

  • Android up for grabs   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Android up for grabs

    Microsoft partners with start-up Cyanogen to create an open source platform that doesn¿t rely on Google.

  • NEW YORK, April 16- A lawyer for a New York man who disappeared ahead of his criminal trial over charges he tried to defraud Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg told a U.S. appeals court his client was like the fugitive protagonist of "Les Misérables." Joseph Alioto, the lawyer for Paul Ceglia, made the statement on Thursday as he urged the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of...

  • How to get around gov't curbs on the Internet Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:52 PM ET
    Person at computer

    Government bans on certain websites happen all the time across the globe, but there is a simple workaround for most.

  • April 16- Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has hired Facebook Inc's former general counsel Ted Ullyot for handling its policy and regulatory affairs. Ullyot has earlier been a litigation partner in Kirkland& Ellis LLP. President George W. Bush and chief of staff at the Justice Department under former attorney general Alberto Gonzales.

  • EU may be a multiyear overhang on Google   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    EU may be a multiyear overhang on Google

    Mark Mahaney, managing director at RBC Capital Markets tells CNBC how big of an overhang Google's troubles with the EU are on its stock price and its future.

  • Tough times will get tougher for Zynga, says study Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:03 AM ET
    Zynga headquarters in San Francisco

    The social gaming space is falling behind the curve for the booming video game industry, a report from SuperData Research shows.

  • The ever-growing empire of Emma Watson Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 6:51 PM ET
    Emma Watson

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  • How Google might have to change to please the EU Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 4:45 PM ET
    Google cofounder and CEO Larry Page speaks during the Google I/O Annual Developers Conference in San Francisco.

    Google is no stranger to EU regulators, but the latest charges could weigh heavily on the company if it is forced to make significant changes.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 2:34 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose. 4 percent to $126.78 with 28,272,800 shares traded. Axion Power International Inc. fell 21.2 percent to$. 04 with 32,274,600 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 1.6 percent to $28.25 with 29,732,000 shares traded.

  • Where crowdfunding meets lingerie, a sexy biz plan Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET
    Kylie corset

    For online lingerie start-up Adore Me, crowdsourcing its product ideas on social media turned into a $6-million-dollar idea.

  • What's the next Shake Shack? 10 brands to watch Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 1:05 PM ET
    Twisted Root Burger Co

    What if you could find the next cult restaurant—another Shake Shack or Chipotle—before it hit the big time?

  • EU charges seen unlikely to hurt Google valuation Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 12:14 PM ET

    The charges, which come after a five-year investigation, could lead to a fine of up to 10 percent of Google's annual sales, or about 6.2 billion euros. If Google were to stop the practices immediately, the impact on revenue trajectory over the next 12-18 months would be minimal, Bernstein analyst Carlos Kirjner said in a note. Apart from accusing Google of cheating...

  • Surprise Q&A for Facebook users   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Surprise Q&A for Facebook users

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on Facebook's Q and A with founder Mark Zuckerberg.

  • Tax refunds to boost stock market? Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 9:10 AM ET
    April 15 calendar

    History shows stocks tend to get a boost in the week following Tax Day, especially the favorite technology stocks of the retail investor.

  • Is it time for Qualcomm to break up?   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Is it time for Qualcomm to break up?

    Is it time for a split at Qualcomm? Brian Colello, senior analyst at Morningstar gives his outlook on the company.