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  • *Netflix and Philip Morris rally after results. April 16- U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday afternoon as soaring Wall Street debuts by online retailer Etsy and trading firm Virtu offset lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports. "Between Etsy, Virtu and Netflix, that's helping prop the market up, keeping people excited," said Mike Binger, a...

  • Stock of online marketplace Etsy surges in trading debut Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:18 AM ET

    Shares of arts and crafts retailer Etsy surged in opening trading on the Nasdaq Thursday. After pricing at $16 late Wednesday the stock opened at nearly double that level, and hit a high of $35.73 in morning trading. Founded in 2005, Brooklyn- based Etsy sells anything from a $110,000 antique desk from the 1800 s to a $20 handmade antler pendant and everything in...

  • Meet Etsy entrepreneurs making six figures   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    Meet Etsy entrepreneurs making six figures

    Meet savvy entrepreneurs who have found success on the online marketplace for handmade goods.

  • Etsy: First class tech ecosystem in New York   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:09 AM ET
    Etsy: First class tech ecosystem in New York

    Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson is very proud of the New York tech community.

  • Sellers find a home at Etsy: CEO   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:03 AM ET
    Sellers find a home at Etsy: CEO

    E-commerce craft marketplace Etsy has just opened for trading, and shares are surging. Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson discusses the neighborhood ecosystem of Etsy.

  • DUESSELDORF, Germany, April 16- German labour union Verdi is prepared for a long fight with U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc for better pay and conditions and expects more strikes this Christmas. Verdi has organised frequent strikes at Amazon since May 2013 as it seeks to force the retailer to raise pay for warehouse workers in accordance with collective...

  • Is Etsy the next eBay, Amazon or dot-com bust? Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 8:52 AM ET

    Can a niche market like artisan goods deliver the high growth investors have come to expect from dot-com successes? That's Etsy's challenge.

  • April 15- Etsy Inc's initial public offering has been priced at $16 per share, a market source told Reuters, valuing the online retailer of handmade goods and craft supplies at about $1.78 billion. The New York- based company's IPO raised about $266.66 million at that price, the top end of its expected range of $14- $16 per share. Besides Accel Partners, the company's...

  • How Etsy makes money   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:14 AM ET
    How Etsy makes money

    In 2014, Etsy grew its revenue 56 percent, but it's net loss widened, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Insight to how the company makes money.

  • April 13- E-commerce company Amazon.com Inc and publisher HarperCollins have reached a new multi-year publishing deal that covers both print and digital titles, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing HarperCollins. The deal calls for HarperCollins, owned by News Corp, to set the retail prices of its digital books, with incentives for HarperCollins to...

  • China will be dark horse for Apple Watch: Pro   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 11:03 AM ET
    China will be dark horse for Apple Watch: Pro

    Cantor Fitzgerald managing director Brian White, provides perspective on the Apple Watch launch. He says people in China are very curious about the watch.

  • Over 1 million Apple Watch pre-orders Friday   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Over 1 million Apple Watch pre-orders Friday

    Apple isn't saying how many watches were sold over the weekend, but analysts estimate it was a strong start, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Amazon, Google see this space as next pot of gold Sunday, 12 Apr 2015 | 5:59 PM ET
    Matt Feldman, a handyman who founded Homlux to provide home services and works with Amazon’s services program, in New York, April 10, 2015.

    Bringing the efficiency of the Web to household tasks has opened a new door to the multibillion-dollar home services industry, NYT reports.

  • Which superhero sells the most comics on eBay? Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 12:20 PM ET
    A man reaches for a Batman comic book at a comics store in New York.

    One 76-year-old superhero is still a spry moneymaker on eBay, trouncing other characters with $4.7 million in comic book sales.

  • PARIS/ SYDNEY, April 10- Consumers flocked to Apple Inc's stores around the world on Friday to get the first close-up look at the tech giant's smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hit. On April 24, consumers will be able to buy it online or by appointment in shops including trendy fashion boutiques in Paris, London and Tokyo, part of Apple's...

  • *Apple Stores teeming in Sydney, Tokyo. SYDNEY/ SAN FRANCISCO, April 10- Consumers in Australia flocked to Apple Inc's store in Sydney on Friday to get the world's first up-close look at the tech giant's smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hit. On April 24, consumers will be able to buy it online or by reservation at retail locations...

  • April 9- Amazon.com Inc has sued four websites to stop them from selling fake, positive product reviews. In a complaint filed on Wednesday in King County Superior Court in Washington, Amazon said the bogus reviews undermine a system that the Seattle- based online retailer launched 20 years ago to help shoppers using its website decide what to buy.

  • EBay, PayPal will still be tied after split Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 6:50 PM ET
    PayPal and Ebay to split into two separate public companies.

    EBay on Thursday laid out new details about its plan to spin off its online payments unit, PayPal.

  • Rand Paul sells 'spy cam blocker,' accepts bitcoin Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 11:21 AM ET
    Rand Paul NSA webcam blocker

    Rand Paul, who just declared a presidential run, boasts a store that offers everything from a beverage koozie to an "NSA spy cam blocker."

  • BRUSSELS, April 2- European Union antitrust regulators are investigating Apple Inc's deals with record labels and online music streaming services to see if it is blocking rivals' access to its music planned streaming platform, two people with knowledge of the matter said. The move by the European Commission comes as iPhone maker Apple expands into the...