In the looming battle for virtual reality, HTC and Valve Software are preparing to square off against Facebook's Oculus Rift.» Read More
SAN FRANCISCO— A little-known Silicon Valley startup was caught in a firestorm of criticism this week for making software that exposed Lenovo laptop users to hackers bent on stealing personal information. Researchers revealed Thursday that some laptops sold by China's Lenovo, the world's biggest PC maker, had a security flaw that could let hackers...
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“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on a hot stock that just won’t stop.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
The Oscars are facing a huge risk this year: It's the lowest-grossing group of Best Picture nominees since 2009.
Obama's big data laws can't be allowed to crush innovation, says this big data CEO.
BRUSSELS, Feb 20- Italy's data privacy watchdog said Google Inc had agreed to it conducting inspections at its Californian headquarters, the first time a European Union regulator will make checks on the company inside U.S. territory. Google has been under investigation by several EU data protection authorities since it consolidated some 70 existing privacy...
A new report from Networked Insights highlights how retailers can use social conversations to predict revenue trends.
Apple Inc. rose. 1 percent to $128.59 with 24,625,600 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose. 9 percent to $25.15 with 14,805,200 shares traded. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 9.3 percent to $7.95 with 13,200,200 shares traded.
For investors, the hunt in the tech industry is for the next so-called unicorn, a business worth $1 billion or more. NYT reports.
Here's why Cowen's valuation of Instagram is at $33 billion, according to one of its analysts.
John Blackledge, sr. analyst, Cowen and Company, explains how the company came to a $33 billion valuation on Instagram, which would make it a bigger company than Twitter.
As the Nasdaq closes in on the all-time high it reached in 2000, investors are facing a market that barely resembles the go-go era of 15 years ago.
Cowen is valuing Instagram at $33 billion, and reports say Apple wants to produce electric cars as soon as 2020. Re/code's co-executive editor Kara Swisher, shares her take on these topics and more. Swisher says she will interview Hillary Clinton next week.
CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday that Instagram's latest valuation shows Mark Zuckerberg was right all along about Instagram.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains how Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is proving skeptics wrong.
S&P Capital IQ's Scott Kessler speaks with CNBC's The Tech Bet on whether the Nasdaq looks overvalued now that it's approached its record highs from the dotcom bubble.
The video-streaming giant will roll out a children-friendly version of its app next week.
NEW YORK, Feb 20- As the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index closes in on the all-time high it reached in March 2000, investors are facing a market that barely resembles the go-go era of 15 years ago. Dividend investors, too, now routinely hold large positions in technology companies such as Microsoft, Cisco, and Oracle, a decision unthinkable in the...
The free app from Google Inc's online video service will be available for download from Feb. 23 and will feature kid-friendly design, with big icons and minimal scrolling, according to details seen by Reuters. In December, USA Today reported that Google was planning to roll out child-friendly versions of its most popular products in a bid to be "fun and safe for...