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The Fed sends the markets a mixed message about the end of quantitative easing; US millionaires aren't investing; immigration reform inches ahead.
More women in the U.S. would rather give up sex than their mobile device for a week, according to a recent survey.
Bernanke pre-empted by Dudley: Will he throw it back into Congress' lap?
A new study shows teens are flocking to Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, and SnapChat because too many adults are using Facebook, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.
Blu Putnam, chief economist at CME Group, talks to CNBC about how defensible or otherwise social network business models are.
Teen use of Twitter has grown significantly, a new report into social media networks shows, while Facebook is losing market share to its quick-messaging rival.
Squawk Box Europe discusses a new survey which suggests that Facebook is not so cool with the kids anymore. Could this impact its growth?
If Facebook wanted to buy Tumblr, it would have bought Tumblr. But Tumblr has a mobile problem.
Ireland said on Tuesday it was not to blame for Apple's low global tax payments after the U.S. Senate said the company paid little or nothing on tens of billions of dollars in profits.
As investors and analysts size up Yahoo's latest $1.1 billion acquisition, it is worth reflecting on the GeoCities deal, which has many similarities, the NYT reports.
Investors are asking how Yahoo plans to make money off Tumblr's users—who want reassurance the grown-ups won't spoil the fun.
In the wake of Yahoo's announcement on Monday that it's snapping up Tumblr for $1.1 billion, the attention has shifted to which companies could be next.
Yahoo's bold bet on blogging site Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash, Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher gives CNBC his views on easing, SAC Capital talks with government fall apart.
Stocks closed slightly lower in choppy trading Monday, pulling back after the Dow and S&P 500 hit fresh all-time highs and amid ongoing worries that the Federal Reserve may taper its bond-purchase program.
For many small businesses, publicity is a luxury. So we thought it'd be fun to reflect on businesses that have made clever plays for publicity, sometimes on small budgets.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Yahoo's acquisition of blogging website Tumblr makes sense, Cramer said Monday, and many in the market may not be young enough to realize it.
U.S. stock market index futures were slightly lower Monday, after major averages finished higher for the fourth-consecutive week, amid ongoing concerns the Federal Reserve may begin to taper off its quantitative easing program sooner than expected.
The board of Yahoo agreed on Sunday to buy the popular blogging service Tumblr for about $1.1 billion in cash, a signal of how the company plans to reposition, the NYT reports.
Cloud computing remains a major secular trend in technology, but investors may not fully appreciate the benefits for Amazon and Google.