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  • Facebook Taps Genentech Veteran for Board Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 7:06 AM ET
    A Nasdaq television reporter is seen inside the Nasdaq studios as the Facebook logo is displayed on a ticker board.

    Facebook appointed a former Genentech executive to its board of directors, the social networking company's latest move to expand its boardroom following its initial public offering last May.

  • Zappos Gambles on Vegas     Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 11:46 AM ET

    Tony Hsieh, Zappos.com CEO, discusses his plan to revolutionize e-commerce space and create a new social hub in downtown Las Vegas.

  • With the iPhone, Apple transformed the mobile experience, but now the question is: Can it invent the next game changer.

  • Capitalizing on Personal Greetings     Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 6:43 AM ET

    Erick Jessee, Posty Cards president, discusses how his business-to-business greeting card company has profited from offering their customers a personal touch.

  • Sell Apple, Buy Google—The Next Great Rotation? Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 5:34 AM ET

    Shares in Google hit an all-time high in intraday trading on Monday as Apple shares continued to fall. Some say this signals Google is taking Apple's place.

  • John Paulson, president of Paulson & Co. Inc.

    Shareholder Paulson & Co. said it will vote against MetroPCS's proposed merger with T-Mobile USA, a unit of Deutsche Telekom, unless the companies sweeten the deal.

  • After Apple Snub, Can Mobile Payment Take Off? Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 2:48 AM ET
    Visa-Samsung mobile payment phone.

    Some in the industry believe that the technology at the center of the move to mobile money may fail to take off, meaning the deals could be prove to be a gamble.

  • European Government Computers Hacked Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 3:29 PM ET

    Hackers targeted dozens of computer systems at government agencies across Europe in a series of attacks that exploited a security flaw in Adobe software.

  • Apple CEO Faces Shareholders     Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 11:08 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the update from Apple's annual meeting. And, Kevin Landis, FirstHand Funds, explains why he is concerned with the company's cash-flow, not just its cash hoard.

  • Nokia Plots Comeback With $20 'Indestructible' Phone Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 2:28 AM ET

    As the Apples and Samsungs of the tech world dominate smart phone markets in the developed world, Finland-based mobile maker Nokia has set its sights elsewhere: the rural and isolated populations of the developing world. The Global Post reports.

  • HP Sells WebOS Operating System to LG Electronics Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 4:30 PM ET
    HP Spectre laptop

    Hewlett-Packard said on Monday it will sell the webOS operating system to South Korea's LG Electronics.

  • The government of Iceland is drafting plans to ban pornography, in print and online, in an attempt to protect children from a tide of violent sexual imagery.

  • BlackBerry's Thorsten Heins

    A modern BlackBerry with a physical keyboard might not arrive in the U.S. until May or June, a month or two behind other parts of the world, the CEO of the smartphone maker suggested in an interview.

  • Apple Wobbles as Mobile Walls Come Down Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 5:28 AM ET
    A visitor inspects a Blackberry Z10 smartphone at the Showstoppers media event prior to the opening of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

    Openness. Choice. Balance. These are the early buzzwords at Mobile World Congress, the industry's massive annual confab.

  • Can BlackBerry Pull it Off?     Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 3:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports that BlackBerry shares have been downgraded to sell at MKM Partners. MKM cites the delayed BB10 launch and a lack of apps as some of its concerns.

  • Expect HP Revenue Growth in 2014: Meg Whitman Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:42 AM ET
    Meg Whitman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett-Packard

    Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman told CNBC on Friday that there are no plans to break up the technology company and that revenue growth will accelerate in 2014.

  • Crowdtilt: Crowdfund Your Next Block Party     Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Crowdtilt CEO James Beshara delivers his Power Pitch. Does his social crowdfunding site have what it takes to succeed?

  • Apple: 'Buy It Again or Buy It,' Says Gamco's Ward Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    Apple is "extremely cheap" because "the stock will be at $600 [again] in the next 18 months," Howard Ward, Gamco CIO for Growth Equities, told CNBC.

  • Foxconn Freezes Hiring in China as Apple Cuts Orders Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 5:53 AM ET
    iPhone 5

    Foxconn has imposed a recruitment freeze across most of its factories in China as it slows production of Apple's iPhone 5.

  • Can Alicia Keys Revive Blackberry? Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 5:15 AM ET
    BlackBerry President and CEO Thorsten Heins (R) stands with new BlackBerry Global Creative Director Alicia Keys.

    Research In Motion attempted to turn around its fortunes in January with two brand new devices, new software and a name change. But for many the real head-turner was the unusual appointment of soul singer Alicia Keys as global creative director.