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  • Facebook Fundamentals Are Strong: FB Adviser Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 5:11 PM ET
    Facebook on iPad

    In an interview at Tech Crunch Disrupt in San Francisco, I asked Matt Cohler — a former Facebook employee and current advisor to Mark Zuckerberg — what he thought about the stock's dramatic decline since the IPO.

  • 'Hey! Sexy Lady!': 'Gangnam Style' Artist Hits the US Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 2:15 PM ET
    PSY's,  "Gangnam Style"

    The infectious horse-riding move combines shuffle dancing with the posture of horseback riding, all set to “Gangnam Style,” a song recorded in July by Korean pop singer Park Jae Sang, known by his stage name PSY. And if you’ve heard the song, it's hard to forget its wackiness and catchy lyrics.

  • What Wall Street Wants From Mark Zuckerberg Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 10:26 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    We polled a number of top analysts about what they wanted to hear from Zuckerberg and there was certainly consensus: they want to hear him say he cares about the company's stock.

  • Ad Growth Slows Dramatically in Second Quarter Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    The ad market screeched and skidded in the second quarter — U.S. ad spending grew just .9 percent from April to June compared to a year earlier.

  • New York Fashion Week Spring 2013 Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 4:31 PM ET
    kicks off its fifth season at Lincoln Center where models dressed in designs fresh from the drawing board will hit the runway. Thousands of fashion editors, buyers and industry insiders will descend upon New York during the next week to see more than 80 of fashion’s most well-respected and emerging designers present their collections for the upcoming spring season. Fashion trend forecasters expect collections to include elements of simplicity and to place a greater emphasis on pants this season.

    CNBC takes you behind the scenes and on the Lincoln Center runway at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Show for Spring 2013.

  • Amazon's Big Bet on Content Over Devices Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 5:44 PM ET
    Amazon Kindle fire HD

    Underlying all of Jeff Bezos big Kindle announcements Thursday was the message that Amazon is betting big on selling content, more than devices.

  • Facebook vs. Twitter, Who Has Edge in Mobile Ad Wars? Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 2:21 PM ET
    Facebook's Sponsored Ads

    A duo of reports out Thursday said Facebook's ads are working, but mobile still has a ways to go. A survey from Capstone Investments, finds Facebook ads are generating improving return on investment for advertisers "that could lead to increased spend on the platform."

  • As Singapore Reinvents Itself, Hoteliers Reap Windfall Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 10:38 PM ET

    Even as Singapore’s trade-dependent economy faces risks in the wake of a global slowdown, one sector in this Southeast Asian island state stays upbeat.

  • Fewer People Are Now Playing Videogames: Report Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 5:11 PM ET

    Bad news for traditional gamers: 5 percent fewer people are playing games than a year ago, according to a new report from the NPD Group.

  • Ultra-Rich Spend More on Vacations, Less on Bling Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    A new study of people worth $25 million or more shows that they spend more on vacations and home renovations than jewelry or clothing.

  • Zuckerberg Won't Sell Facebook Shares for a Year Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012 | 6:12 PM ET
    Facebook

    Mark Zuckerberg has no intention of selling any of his Facebook shares when a lockup expires in late October, according to a filing with the SEC.

  • Zynga Loses 2 Vice Presidents Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 5:23 PM ET

    It’s been rough for Zynga. The company’s stock has declined and now there's news that two more top execs are heading for the door.

  • New Twitter Tools, Game Changer for Businesses? Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 12:20 PM ET

    Twitter just announced new tools for brands to target ads — “Promoted Tweets” and “Promoted Accounts” — at users based on their interests.

  • Summer Concert Season Booming: Live Nation CEO Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 11:32 AM ET

    Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino talks about how the all-important summer season is wrapping up and how the company is managing its growth.

  • Pandora Well Positioned for Mobile Growth: CEO Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 5:03 PM ET
    Pandora

    Pandora Media should see continued growth in its mobile revenues as marketers spend more on mobile ads, the company’s CEO Joseph Kennedy told CNBC’s "Closing Bell."

  • Twitter's Legal Battle: Who Owns Your Tweets? Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 6:30 PM ET

    Twitter says that its users own their tweets, and all that personal information. The court says Twitter does, and should hand them over when subpoenaed.

  • 10 Most-Pirated Movies of All Time Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 8:13 AM ET
    A  from the Motion Picture Association of America said that the movie industry loses billions of dollars every year to Internet piracy. The phenomenon is widespread in part because of file-sharing technology such as BitTorrent, which allows computer users to copy large files --- like movies --- from each other.At the Australian International Movie Convention on Aug. 21, Kim Williams, CEO of the Australian media conglomerate News Limited, called file-sharing  He went on to say that illegally down

    The file-sharing news website TorrentFreak.com released a list of the 10 most-pirated movies of all time, compiled from BitTorrent tracking data since 2006.

  • Tech Startup Aims to Take the Hassle Out of Health Care Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 6:13 PM ET
    doctor

    ZocDoc, a free service, allows people to search for doctors based on location, specialty, insurance and reviews, and book them online.

  • Need Cash? A Different Kind of Crowdfunding Service Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 5:46 PM ET

    For entrepreneurs who make granola or baby skincare products, a crowdfunding service called CircleUp may be the secret to their next leg of growth.

  • Would You Hire Your Mom? Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 4:22 PM ET
    Perez Hilton

    Some entrepreneurs like blogger Perez Hilton have hired their mothers. See whether hiring a trusted relative is right business move for your venture.

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