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  • Why Twitter Has No Plans to Go Public: CEO Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012 | 8:16 AM ET
    Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter.

    Twitter is at a turning point, trying to roll out advertising while also maintaining the user experience. I sat down with Twitter CEO Dick Costolo at the company’s new San Francisco headquarters to talk about his plans to grow the social media giant.

  • Cloud Computing

    In the wake of Facebook’s mishandled initial public offering, Nasdaq OMX must work hard “earn back” the credibility it lost in the debacle, a senior executive from the exchange said Tuesday.

  • Facebook’s IPO Was Not a Failure: Barry Diller Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 11:15 AM ET
    Barry Diller

    The Facebook initial public offering was not the failure it’s been made out to be, Barry Diller, chairman of IAC/Interactive told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Tuesday. Diller said it made sense for Facebook to get as high a price for the stock as possible.

  • Barry Diller: Facebook's IPO Not A Failure     Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Barry Diller, InterActive Corp. chairman, discusses why he thinks the only problems Facebook faces are likely internally and not the stock price.

  • Halloween to Scare Up $8 Billion in Spending Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 12:01 AM ET

    Spending on Halloween is expected to rise to $8 billion, up 17.5 percent from last year, according to the results of a survey conducted by BIGinsight on behalf of the retail industry’s trade group, the National Retail Federation.

  • Facebook Headed to $42 Per Share: Munster Monday, 24 Sep 2012 | 5:35 PM ET

    Facebook could still deliver 35 percent year-over-year growth, despite its stock having dropped precipitously since its IPO, Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster said Monday on CNBC.

  • Stocks to Watch: CAT, FB, AAPL & More Monday, 24 Sep 2012 | 4:44 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday.

  • Options Traders Get Bullish on Facebook Monday, 24 Sep 2012 | 11:07 AM ET

    On Friday we saw some unusual options activity on Facebook.

  • Facebook Raises Fears With Ad Tracking Monday, 24 Sep 2012 | 1:43 AM ET
    Facebook's Sponsored Ads

    Facebook is working with a controversial data company called Datalogix that can track whether people who see ads on the social networking site end up buying those products in stores, the FT reports.

  • Networking at the Gym? Don't Break Eye Contact Friday, 21 Sep 2012 | 5:35 PM ET
    Business people, eye contact

    MOO.com, which is in the business card business, has done a survey of small business owners about where they network, and what makes a bad first impression

  • Top 6 Earnings Releases to Watch Next Week Friday, 21 Sep 2012 | 4:25 PM ET

    Next week we find out how a major housing market company is faring in a world awash in easy cheap money. We'll also see earnings for several technology companies, including the maker of BlackBerry. TheStreet.com details the earnings that investors should be watching.

  • The overwhelming number of content providers in media and technology makes strategic partnerships an attractive option — without the need for fierce battles with the competition, CC Media CEO Bob Pittman told CNBC’s “Power Lunch.”

  • Forget Social Media, Google Venture Fund Likes Biotech Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 5:35 PM ET
    A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.

    Google's Venture fund is planning to invest $1 billion in a wide-range of start-ups over the next five years, but the firm isn't necessarily looking for the next Facebook, Twitter or other media related business.

  • Stocks to Watch: ORCL, NWSA, TXN & More Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 4:38 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday.

  • Why Apple’s Still the Cheapest Stock on the Market Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 12:42 PM ET
    Apple

    A contributor to TheStreet.com discusses a few stocks that are constantly on the forefront of the valuation discussion and tries to answer the prevailing question of whether or not stocks always reflect a company's underlying value.

  • Cohen: Groupon Is Good for Business Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 10:25 AM ET
    Groupon

    Groupon is a spotlight that shines brightly upon well-run businesses, but can expose poorly organized operations. Get your house in order before you run a Groupon and you will reap massive benefits.

  • What’s the Deal with Groupon’s Stock?: Greenberg Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 12:53 PM ET
    Groupon

    Before jumping with joy over Groupon’s announcement that it’s getting into the mobile-payment business, beware: Wall Street is doing what it always does — trying to extrapolate a valuation out of something akin to thin air.

  • Zuckerberg in Over His Hoodie: Bibb     Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    Two high profile social media companies are trading well below their IPO prices, with Groupon down 75 percent from its public debut. Porter Bibb, Media Tech Capital Partners, explains.

  • Talking Numbers: Buy Apple or Facebook?     Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 3:24 PM ET

    Facebook's price-to-earnings ratio is 123, while Apple's is 16.5. So which is a better investment? Max Wolff, Greencrest Capital senior analyst, and Greg Troccoli, Chart Lab Pro president.

  • Twitter Redesign Gets Personal, 'Like' Facebook Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 10:41 AM ET

    Twitter is rolling out a new look across the web and new mobile apps — offering a consistent, more personalized and photo-heavy experience — one that’s consistent no matter where people are using the service.