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Before Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, started to write "Lean In," her book-slash-manifesto on women in the workplace, she reread Betty Friedan's "The Feminine Mystique." Like the homemaker turned activist who helped start a revolution 50 years ago, Ms. Sandberg wanted to do far more than sell books, the New York Times reports.
The White House is taking a cue from Silicon Valley and adopting what Mark Zuckerberg calls the "hacker way."
Hackers have hit many U.S. companies, but few have admitted it. Now, some are going public, reflecting new ways of judging the risks and benefits of such moves.
Stocks ended near session lows Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq down more than 1 percent each, following the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes and as investors paused a day after all three major averages closed at fresh multi-year highs.
Twitter is making a move which should dramatically grow its ad revenue. It's officially launching an ads application programming interface, or API, to give marketers more tools to buy and manage ads on Twitter.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks with Facebook founder & CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Apple Chairman Art Levinson about a new foundation to offer a $33 million prize for life science research. "We all think our society needs more heroes who are scientists, researchers and engineers," he says.
There are too many opportunities around to focus on Apple stock, Joe Terranova says.
Apple released a security update after a small number of Macs were infected by malware.
Harvard leads all universities with some 52 billionaire alumni with a collective fortune of $205 billion, according to a global list of universities.
U.S. stock index futures briefly dipped Wednesday following a weaker-than-expected housing starts report, but rebounded into positive territory ahead of the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting and a day after all three major averages closed at fresh multi-year highs,
Yahoo is renovating the main entry into its website in an effort to get people to visit more frequently and linger for longer periods of time.
Stocks finished modestly higher across the board Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at their best levels since October 2007, lifted by optimism for more M&A deals and after positive economic data from Europe.
Given the beating Apple has taken lately—with many questioning its future—it's important to understand how much television means to Apple.
Microsoft is so confident it has the best email service that it is about to spend at least $30 million to send its message across the U.S.
Philip Green's "Topshop" brand joined forces with Internet giant Google at this year's London Fashion Week in a move which has once again built a buzz around the company.
"Tolstoy is also a better read. Tax rules ... were developed by the League of Nations after World War I. They've not kept pace with the changes in the world economy," the U.K.'s chancellor of the exchequer told CNBC.
Americans have lost touch with their neighbors, but one company is looking to restore the country's sense of community through social media.
Facebook says that it was hacked last month in what it called "a sophisticated attack." But it says no user data was compromised.
Facebook didn't pay any income taxes in 2012. Here's how.
Facebook said it was the target of a series of attacks from an unidentified hacker group but no user data were compromised.