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Big data investor Joe Lonsdale, founder of Palantir Technologies, Addepar and Formation 8, says the Edward Snowden debate is one Silicon Valley engineers are eager to take part in.
Investors aren't the only ones running away from Apple. The company is beginning to see a brain drain, an analyst tells CNBC.
Total U.S. spending on ads was virtually flat in the first quarter of 2013, with a 0.1 percent year-on-year decline, while the outlook remains subdued, according to a study from Kantar Media.
In what may be considered a big boost to Instagram's future, the amount of Vines shared on Twitter has dropped dramatically since Facebook's Instagram launched a video feature last week.
Facebook said a year-long data breach inadvertently exposed 6 million users' phone numbers and email addresses to unauthorized viewers.
The US has filed charges against Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor who exposed the US government's top-secret surveillance programs.
Stocks finished mixed in choppy trading Friday, with major averages putting an end to two days of heavy losses triggered by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments that the central bank may scale back its asset purchases later this year.
Cramer's charitable trust sold its position in Oracle this week, "throwing in the towel" on the stock, while adding to its position in another name: Facebook. Here's why.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday, as global shares bounced back after two-straight days of heavy market selloff.
CNBC's Jim Cramer says his charitable trust has thrown in the towel on Oracle, because it's a company he no longer believes in. The stock is down almost 8 percent this year, mostly due to losses in the last day. "They're obviously executing very poorly," he says.
How the options market is playing Facebook, with CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of CRT Capital.
Facebook announced it's adding a video function to its photo sharing application Instagram. FM traders Jon Najarian and Karen Finerman debate how to play the stock.
Facebook's "surprise" product announcement Thursday was the launch of video for Instagram.
Instagram users will be able to record 15-second clips and choose from 13 filters, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
It's official, Facebook's photo-sharing app Instagram is getting a short-video feature similar to that of Twitter's Vine app.
Facebook has kept the news a secret, but has been dropping some hints.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets analyst, discusses why it's important Facebook shows it can generate "meaningful revenue."
Facebook may be about to make a push into short-video-sharing, and it could mean big money for the company in the future.
The 'anonymous' search engine DuckDuckGo is getting a boost off the PRISM scandal that is putting big tech companies like Google and Apple to shame.
Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg ditched his trademark hoodie as he arrived in Seoul to meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Samsung Electronics officials to discuss ways to enhance business cooperation.