Payments provider Square is in the process of raising capital at a $6 billion valuation, according to sources familiar with the matter.» Read More
Rep. Sam Graves, chair of the House small-business committee, says the fact that the Senate hasn't take up the Innovation Act yet is inexcusable.
Discussing Facebook's messenger issues, with Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, and the "Squawk Alley" crew. McNamee says the messenger piece is a small part of the way people communicate.
BuzzFeed just closed a new $50 million investment, bringing the value of the company to about $850 million, the NYT reports.
While there have been persistent reports that Alibaba was going to make a big investment Snapchat, sources said it's not happening.
Aug 8- Snapchat Inc's financing talks with China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd are over, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Discussions between the two companies have not been active for some time, Bloomberg said, citing other people familiar with the matter.
As the silicon chip nears its theoretical limit of productivity, semiconductor companies are in an R&D arms race to drive chip innovation.
Everyone agrees it’s good to put a child pornographer away but they’re still outraged about Google reading their mail. Raj Mahal says: Get over it!
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 7- Tango, the mobile messaging company, is arranging a financing transaction that would value its business at around $1.5 billion, roughly one-third more than the valuation it received just five months ago, according to three people familiar with the situation.
China tightened censorship on messaging apps to limit dissent, while it simultaneously emerged that some foreign chat services had been blocked.
Facebook has recently met with film studios and directors about creating content for the Oculus Rift, The Information reports.
Facebook will acquire PrivateCore, a firm that 'validates and secures' server data and protects servers from possible breaches.
Social media is a great way to connect and each social media site has its own level of privacy. It’s up to you to learn how to use them.
More than 25,000 people from more than 100 countries have applied to take part in a class-action privacy lawsuit against Facebook.
Ron Insana went short the stock market last week. Here's why he's hanging on to that position—and what would change his mind.
Retailers are getting creative to try to jump-start the consumer. Here are 13 of the latest tactics. Brian Sozzi gives them the thumbs up or thumbs down.
Federal government workers were paid while watching porn and surfing Facebook because they had 'nothing to do.' Fiscal Times reports.
As Alibaba dips into the US and onto Amazon's home turf, a little-known start-up called AppFlood may be among its best allies.
Any relief from a correction may give way to listless trade, writes CNBC's Karen Tso.
U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 rebounding from its biggest weekly drop since 2012.
The nouveau riche can now ride in a 2014 Bentley Mulsanne that includes trays that double as WiFi-enabled iPad work stations and heated massage chairs.