April 7- Enterprise software provider Informatica Corp said it would be taken private by an consortium comprising Permira Advisers Ltd and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for about $5.3 billion. Informatica shareholders will get $48.75 per share in cash, the company said. Informatica's shares rose 4 percent to $45.83 on the Nasdaq on Monday after...» Read More
Steve Watts, President, Asia Pacific & Japan, SAP says technology in faster growing markets has advanced to smart, mobile devices. He expresses confidence in corporate spending in Asia.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on speculation surrounding Facebook's major announcement later today and the likelihood it will involve making money on mobile.
Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners, explains why he backed away from his short position on the social media company and is now choosing it as his top stock pick for 2013.
A vote today on a proposal to permit taxi drivers to use taxi-hailing apps has its opponents, as a group of livery and black car owners have asked New York's taxi and limousine commission to reject the proposal, reports the "Squawk Box" news team.
Google's mobile navigation application Google Maps will now be available in Apple's app store, the Internet search giant said on its official blog.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports some software companies that create smartphone apps might have violated the privacy of children.
Are some cell phone app makers tracking and storing information aimed at kids? CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest details on a Federal investigation.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the company is using an easy sign-up app to draw more people to its social network.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Facebook's mobile messaging app is now open to non-Facebook members.
Stephen Upstone, CEO of LoopMe, tells CNBC about an application for mobiles and tablets that promises to boost advertising sales while bringing a more suitable advertising experience to consumers.
Evernote, a U.S. mobile startup whose shareholders include NTT DoCoMo and Sequoia Capital, has no intention of being acquired and its owners have "no exit strategy", according to founder and CEO Phil Libin.
The “Mad Money” host explains why Fortinet is a good speculative play on cybersecurity.
John Hering, Lookout Mobile CEO, discusses a new security app for android devices that tracks lost or stolen devices, restores missing data and all sorts of critical functions that helps immunize your iPhone.
Find out why Cramer thinks there are big things in store for the software company, and how you should play it.
The "Mad Money" host used this technique when he ran a hedge fund.
Researching Gigwalk, a Silicon Valley startup that pays its iPhone user base to complete various small tasks and odd-jobs (known as "Gigs"), and speaking to the CEO, Ariel Seidman, made me very curious. How could it be this easy and why didn’t anyone think of this before?
A look at how the software giant's new cloud based subscription plan may help to boost its bottom line, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
After months of speculation, U.S. online group discount retailer Groupon finally took the plunge and filed for an initial public offering (IPO) to raise about $750 million. While the offering has been keenly anticipated by investors, not everyone is buying into the frenzy.
Despite the sell-off in U.S. stocks on Wednesday, some market players remain unfazed. Doug Godine, Managing Director at Signal Hill told CNBC on Thursday he sees strong growth in the tech sector, especially in communication infrastructure.
Rovio CEO Mikael Hed told CNBC.com he wants to use the extraordinary success of the Angry Birds mobile game to build a diversified entertainment franchise spanning all media.