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Facebook's new Home application for Android devices may put the social giant at further odds with Google.
Stocks closed well off their lows Friday, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq still logged their worst one-week declines this year, pressured by a disappointing March unemployment report in addition to ongoing jitters over North Korea.
Here are stocks that helped lead the S&P 500 index to new all-time highs but currently face significant business challenges. The Fiscal Times reports.
Blogging tidbits, insights and some sarcasm on the Week That Was and the Week to Come from the notepad of the senior executive producer of "Squawk Box."
The SEC has thrown another curve ball at investor relations professionals across the land. The IR folks, are the people who have to share corporate news - a daunting task that requires a herculean effort on the best of days. Now, throw social media into the mix!
An online phenomenon lets people rent, lend or trade almost anything to complete strangers, NBC says.
Chien-Wen Tong, senior account planner at JWT, explains Facebook's new 'Super App' and discusses whether or not it will be a success.
The disappointing jobs report is weighing on heavily on tech stocks today, with CNBC's Seema Mody. And it could get worse next week, as earnings season starts, she says.
As it intensifies its push into groceries and perishable foods, Wal-Mart Stores is betting it can take on these labor-intensive categories by adding efficiency, not bodies.
Rivals NYSE Euronext and Nasdaq OMX Group both claim that to have listed the most IPOs in the first quarter, while Thomson Reuters' data shows the two exchange operators as being tied.
After three weeks and 16 stocks, two remain. Apple faces BlackBerry in the Squawk Stock Championship matchup. Vote on our Facebook page to crown Apple or BlackBerry our Stock Champ!
Dan Beasley, head of mobile at Jam, says that having products across the range is one of Samsung's strength, and there is still a lot of growth for the brand to tap into.
Rob Enderle, President and Principal Analyst at Enderle Group says that Facebook shares won't rise until the social network increases its Ad Revenue.
Facebook unveils "home" for android phones, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
Stocks finished higher in light, tight tug-of-war trading Thursday as Wall Street cheered Bank of Japan's aggressive new stimulus measures, but a disappointing weekly jobless claims report kept a lid on gains.
Traders are more aggressively selling puts and buying calls on Facebook after its announcement, which is a bullish sign for Facebook shares.
Facebook is making a big android announcement today, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin, and Rakesh Agrawal, r·eDesign.
Facebook just got serious about mobile. At a media event Thursday, Facebook showcased its new software for Android devices called 'Home.'
Facebook is about to make another big mobile push with a HTC mobile phone that integrates the Facebook platform into the Android OS.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers: