• Nasdaq: 'Connectivity issue' led to three-hour shutdown Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 7:55 PM ET

    Nasdaq said it halted trading for three hours Thursday after a "connectivity issue between an exchange participant" and a system that disseminates all stock prices for the industry..

  • Does Nasdaq's 'Flash Freeze' chill investors' faith? Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    The Nasdaq shutdown is one more reason for investors to lose confidence in the markets, and another black eye for the exchange.

  • Not the first time: Recent trading glitches Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:57 PM ET

    The Nasdaq trading glitch was the latest in a string of snafus that have halted trading in recent years. Here are some recent incidents that have tripped up the market.

  • Yahoo beats Google to top spot for US web traffic Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 7:56 AM ET

    So what was the most popular U.S. website last month? Not Google (sort of). Turns out that Yahoo had the most unique monthly visitors in July, beating even the search king.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Watch out: You're being recognized by face scans Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 12:46 PM ET
    Facial recognition grid

    The U.S. is making gains on developing a surveillance system to identify people in crowds. The NYT reports.

  • Zuckerberg to make Internet available, affordable Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 12:52 AM ET

    CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of internet.org, what Facebook calls "a global partnership with the goal of making Internet access available to the next 5 billion people."

  • Man who hacked Zuck's Facebook gets cash reward Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 5:11 PM ET

    Hackers around the world are donating money to reward the man who revealed a software bug on Facebook's platform by hacking Mark Zuckerberg's account.

  • Internet security: Still too vulnerable?  Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    Mischel Kwon of Mischel Kwon and Associates; Pat Calhoun, McAfee; and Dave Chronister, Parameter Security, discuss new questions about web security following the hacking of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg's page.

  • Zuckerberg's Facebook page hacked  Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    Engineer and hacker Khalil Shreateh spoke to CNBC's Julia Boorstin about the glitch he found in Facebook's system.

  • After-hours buzz: URBN, FB, IRF & more Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 4:27 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:

  • Silicon Valley start-ups take perks to new level Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 1:50 PM ET
    OpenDNS employees take Yoga lessons on their company rooftop.

    Silicon Valley start-ups are offering novel perks—massages, body analytics, subsidized rents, trips to Tahoe and even helicopter rides—in hopes they will land top talent.

  • Zuckerberg's Facebook page hacked  Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 11:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on how even Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page is vulnerable.

  • Virus targets the social network in new fraud twist Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 8:57 AM ET

    In the world of cyber fraud, a fake fan on Instagram can be worth five times more than a stolen credit card number.

  • JPMorgan hit by bribery probe over Chinese hiring Saturday, 17 Aug 2013 | 10:05 PM ET

    Authorities have opened a bribery investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business, the New York Times reports.

  • Yahoo makes Webb permanent chairman Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 8:31 PM ET

    Yahoo named former eBay executive Maynard Webb as its permanent chairman. The move comes as CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround effort hits the one-year mark.

  • Disney's new video game: To Infinity and beyond? Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    It brings together characters from far-flung Disney and Pixar worlds in an unprecedented mashup, and it ditches a strategy of creating stand-alone console games.

  • Facebook has become a must-own stock: Pro  Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks into the performances of social media stocks including LinkedIn, Groupon and Facebook; and Lou Kerner, The Social Internet Fund founder, forecasts the next move for Facebook.

  • Hey parents, your kids may be networking here Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 11:27 AM ET
    Ask.fm social media website

    An American kidnap victim's appearance on Ask.fm is drawing attention to the Latvian social hangout site where some kids go to torment each other. NBC News reports.

  • These kids today — It's all about 'ME ME ME!' Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Yes, it is all about "me me me" and kids today say, "You know what? That's not such a bad thing." Here's why.