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  • Tech Startups Look to Revolutionize Politics Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 3:38 PM ET

    Some of Facebook’s biggest backers are hoping that cutting-edge technology can change politics the way Facebook changed the way people interact.

  • ‘Gangnam Style’ Boosts South Korean Brand Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 12:31 AM ET
    Psy

    Psy, a portly 34-year-old rapper with a penchant for silly dances, brought central Seoul to a standstill last week as he gave a free concert for 80,000 adoring fans, including two renditions of his global hit “Gangnam Style.” The FT reports.

  • Facebook

    Facebook is testing "Collections," which will allow users to share products and even buy the items through the social network.

  • Zynga is in trouble, and that’s not great for Facebook, which can thank Zynga for 14 percent of its revenues in the first six months of 2012.

  • Larry the Cable Guy

    I asked Larry about all kinds of topics, from the presidential debates to the U.S. economy to his own personal investments.

  • Facebook Hits Milestone, but Real News Is in Mobile Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 5:47 PM ET
    Facebook

    Facebook's announcement that it has hit 1 billion users has generated a media storm. The number — though massive and round, a beacon of Facebook's immense scale — isn't really news.

  • NFL Game Day Expenses Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 4:23 PM ET
    Average cost: $4.84Many stadiums offer unique foods, including fish tacos, crab cakes and smoked short ribs.Still, there’s no substitute for a good old fashioned hot dog. According to Team Marketing Report, that’s $4.84, or $19.36 for four.

    So what are the average costs for a family of four to see an NFL game up close and in person? Click to find out.

  • Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (R) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg shake hands as they meet at the Gorki residence outside Moscow, on October 1, 2012.

    With Facebook's stock down 40 percent, the company is going on the offensive.

  • Ad Week 2012: Digital, Display Ads Take Off Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    The annual Advertising Week conference is underway in New York and the big question this year is where are ad revenues growing and who's cashing in on that growth?

  • Monday's Celebrity Stock Trade Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 2:39 PM ET
    Paris Hilton and Kim Kardasian

    I like to have a little fun. I’ve created my own stock market trading celebrities.

  • Terry: Video Games Could Actually Motivate Students Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 10:59 AM ET
    kids playing tablet

    It turns out that many of the elements that make gaming so intensively attractive to so many young people are actually very useful in motivating those same youngsters to work harder and longer on scholastic and skills-based pursuits.

  • Sheryl Sandberg

    Facebook has its eye on mobile but it also sees several potential new revenue streams,COO Sheryl Sandberg.

  • Who will win the election — Obama? Romney? Wait, is that...Batman?!

    Who's going to win the 2012 presidential election — Obama or Romney? We check in wit the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate, to find out!

  • Search.xxx Porn Search Engine Launches Friday, 28 Sep 2012 | 1:51 PM ET

    In case anyone has any difficulty finding porn on the Internet, there's now a search engine exclusively for smut. Search.xxx, which bills itself as "The Search Engine For Porn," searches for sites with the suffix .xxx, which, as one may have posited, are adult-themed.

  • Facebook Moves Into E-Commerce, Tests Facebook Gifts Thursday, 27 Sep 2012 | 4:06 PM ET

    Facebook is making a long-awaited move into a whole new revenue stream, announcing on Wednesday it's testing "Facebook Gifts" with 1 percent of Facebook's user base.

  • How to Be Cool Like James Bond Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012 | 3:25 PM ET
    Aston Martin

    What does it take to be cool like James Bond? The right clothing, accessories, and cars are a good start. See what accoutrements it takes to have Bond's sense of suave sophistication.

  • 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.

  • J.K. Rowling's first novel since the final Harry Potter book was published in 2007 includes teen sexuality, prostitution and drug use. In new interviews,  the author talks about stepping out of her comfort zone.

  • 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.

  • Ed Tech Startups Transform Learning Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 10:58 AM ET

    A slew of startups are turning education as we know it upside down, using technology to make it more effective and more accessible.

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