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Tencent has picked up a $50 million stake in Canadian chat app Kik, an investment that values Kik at more than $1 billion.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer says this market trend is powering stocks higher, but this isn't the way to play it.
Jim Cramer tells investors to stop praying for a Twitter takeover and lays out the real reason to own stocks.
Donald Trump was partly right in calling out Silicon Valley for abusing a U.S. visa program, Jason Calacanis said.
BuzzFeed and Yahoo are partnering to create a Japanese-language version of the viral news and entertainment site, the FT reports.
CNBC "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami swaps out his trading desk for a chauffeur hat to test out life as a Lyft driver.
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A look at apps that have changed the way we interact with people and the world around us. Some are empowering the on-demand generation.
As we become more and more connected as a society via technology, behaviors are evolving—some for the better, some for the worse.
After closely followed hedge funds disclosed their holdings on Friday, one purchase looked "really interesting" to one trader.
Mark Mahaney of RBC Capital is making changes to his stock picks. Which were bumped and which made their way to the top?
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His big break ended before it began when he took it too far for Facebook.
Despite the three U.S. Web giants failing to crack China, Priceline seems to be succeeding. Thus far, anyway.
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Facebook could be planning a standalone news application similar to Twitter, according to Business Insider.