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Move aside Facebook and Instagram, filters for Twitter photos have arrived.
The police in Mumbai arrested Monday a 21-year-old college student Shaheen Dhada for a Facebook status update and her friend Renu Srinivasan for clicking "Like" on the update. The case is the latest in a string of recent crackdowns on Internet speech in India. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
This holiday shopping season will mark a turning point for Pinterest. It’s actively trying to help brands cash in. And this all-important shopping season companies are increasingly using it to drive online sales.
Facebook is denying reports it's in talks to partner with Yahoo on search, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Don’t be too quick to dismiss the report that Yahoo's Marissa Mayer and Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg have discussed a new search deal between their two companies.
Plenty of smartphone and tablet apps can save you money, but many more can also save you time — and during the holiday season, time is money.
Being in the Billion-Dollar Club limits how, and if, a start-up can get out. For one thing, when you’re the most expensive product on the shelf, very few companies can afford to buy you.
Cantor Fitzgerald is saying "Facebook is showing signs of winning the mobile battle." Mad Money host Jim Cramer, provides perspective.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including a Pakistani beer that received an unexpected publicity boost from Demi Moore and Bruce Willis' daughter and the resignation of Goose Island's CEO.
Nick D'Aloisio, founder of Summly, a mobile phone app aimed at transforming how users consume news, chats with CNBC's "Squawk Box."
Fab.com announces it will be one of Facebook's premier partners for its new 'gifts,' feature, with Jason Goldberg, Fab.com co-founder & CEO.
Startup Airbnb, an online marketplace that aggregates short-term rental listings, has debuted a new feature to filter search results by neighborhoods. But is the site trustworthy and safe?
A world without Twinkies is like a world without a fluffy sugary fake creamy center. Hostess Brands says it will stop operations and liquidate the entire company if striking workers don't get back on the job by tonight.
Spotify has raised about $100m from a group of investors led by Goldman Sachs in a round that puts a $3bn valuation on the company and completes its eight-month search for new funding, according to two people familiar with the situation.
Would you rather lose your health benefits or spend a night in jail? Most people choose ... JAIL!
Facebook has unveiled a new feature: pages for couples. Many people on the internet reacted by complaining that the idea is sickening. Maybe they're just single and jealous. The Global Post reports.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
Facebook shares are jumping today, despite its lockup expiration, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider. "Early signs are mixed, but promising, that Facebook can build a business out of mobile," he says.
Facebook rolled out its job-board application Wednesday allowing users to access more than 1.7 million job opportunities from five different recruiting companies.
Gaining customers has always been a social activity for businesses, but using online social networks to attract customers is a relatively new concept — and businesses say the strategy could add unimagined power to an organization’s lead-generating operation.