Application Software


  • Asia is Key to SAP's Growth   Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 7:35 PM ET
    Asia is Key to SAP's Growth

    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.

  • What is Facebook Building?   Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 8:02 AM ET
    What is Facebook Building?

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on speculation surrounding Facebook's major announcement later today and the likelihood it will involve making money on mobile.

  • Why This Facebook Bear Turned Facebook Bull   Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 10:45 AM ET
    Why This Facebook Bear Turned Facebook Bull

    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.

  • NYC to Vote on Taxi-Hailing App   Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 7:25 AM ET
    NYC to Vote on Taxi-Hailing App

    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 Maps app for Apple ios.

    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.

  • Who's Gathering Data on Your Child?   Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 4:33 PM ET
    Who's Gathering Information on Your Child?

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports some software companies that create smartphone apps might have violated the privacy of children.

  • Apps Spying on Kids?   Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 2:44 PM ET
    Apps Spying on Kids?

    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.

  • Facebook Updates Messenger Service   Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 10:44 AM ET
    Facebook Updates Messenger Service

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the company is using an easy sign-up app to draw more people to its social network.

  • New Faces for Facebook?   Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 8:02 AM ET
    New Faces for Facebook?

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Facebook's mobile messaging app is now open to non-Facebook members.

  • New Advertising App Enhances Customer Experience   Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 4:50 AM ET
    New Advertising App Enhances Customer Experience

    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.

  • Could Evernote Be Acquired? Founder & CEO Says No Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 12:11 AM ET
    Apple's iPhone 3Gs

    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.

  • Protecting Your iPhone   Tuesday, 18 Oct 2011 | 1:50 PM ET

    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.

  • Adobe’s ‘Huge’ Catalyst Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 7:32 PM ET

    Find out why Cramer thinks there are big things in store for the software company, and how you should play it.

  • Cramer's Stock-Picking Secret Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 6:39 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host used this technique when he ran a hedge fund.

  • Gigwalk — An App that Pays Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 4:24 PM ET

    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?

  • Microsoft Unveils Office 365   Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 11:40 AM ET
    Microsoft Unveils Office 365

    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.

  • Tech Names That Will Do Well Despite a Slowdown Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 10:30 PM ET

    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.

  • Angry Birds CEO Plots Media Empire Monday, 16 May 2011 | 12:47 AM ET
    Angry Birds iPhone app

    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.