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  • Twitter Redesign Gets Personal, 'Like' Facebook Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012 | 10:41 AM ET

    Twitter is rolling out a new look across the web and new mobile apps — offering a consistent, more personalized and photo-heavy experience — one that’s consistent no matter where people are using the service.

  • Six Pack: Beer Buzz of the Week Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 9:52 PM ET

    Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including how beer drinkers may decide the next president, a free round for Philly — and more!

  • What would people give for bacon? One man set out on cross-country adventure with no money, no credit cards, nothing but a trailer full of bacon to find out!

  • PSY's,  "Gangnam Style"

    You can officially stop obsessing over the summer's most annoying lyrics: "Here's my number ... so call me, maybe." Why? Well, the new fixation is on “Heyyy! Sexy Laaady! Oppan Gangnam style! Gangnam style!”

  • This Is the Real Opportunity in Tech: Yammer CEO Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 6:37 AM ET
    Yammer

    The Internet space has gotten so big that there's not much of an opportunity for entrepreneurs to get in, Yammer CEO David Sacks told CNBC Wednesday. But there's one area he sees as a real opportunity.

  • Nintendo’s New Wii U Tackles TV Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 3:41 PM ET

    Nintendo is hoping a new touch-screen controller and easy access to TV content will capture the attention of gamers and revive the languishing game market.

  • What’s Your ‘Bacon Number?’ Just Ask Google Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 2:17 PM ET
    Kevin Bacon in Footloose

    What’s your "bacon number?" No, not how many slices you’ve eaten today. It’s a new tool Google rolled out to end bar fights everywhere by figuring out how many degrees of separation someone is from a certain celebrity Bacon!

  • 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.

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