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Yes, it is all about "me me me" and kids today say, "You know what? That's not such a bad thing." Here's why.
One in three people in the United States visit Facebook every day, the company said Tuesday, releasing regional data for the first time to draw more advertisers.
Nabil Elsheshai jokes about wasting time on Facebook, but his surfing has paid off.
E-hailing company Hailo is building a social network in an unlikely place—the front seat of a cab. Hailo CEO Jay Bregman gives his take on the future for passengers and drivers.
His housing situation is pretty sweet, yet President Obama took the unprecedented presidential move of going on Zillow. Here's why.
One of the hottest areas now is the market for personal loans, which is attracting money from venture capital investors, spurred by the fast growth of Lending Club.
Hari Krishnan, MD of APAC & Japan, LinkedIn identifies value creation for shareholders and expanding it's member base in Asia as the networking website's top priorities this quarter.
Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird analyst, and Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray analyst, have the play on which social media stocks are trending and creating the biggest buzz.
Investors watched Facebook shares swoon after its IPO. The stock has clawed its way back after big gains in mobile ad revenue, but is it a good buy?
Stocks closed modestly higher in thin volume on Friday despite a tepid jobs report. While the report was disappointing, it still showed job growth and may make the Federal Reserve a bit more hesitant about curtailing its bond purchases in September.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner tells CNBC that the key for social media companies looking to create revenue from mobile is the use of sponsored posts, which is a new initiative for his company.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin talks with Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn CEO, about his company's earnings beat and weighs in on where he sees the greatest growth opportunities.
Ken Sena, Evercore managing director breaks down the quarterly number on the social media company and weighs in on whether investors should make an investment connection.
A big jump in membership and revenue helped drive earnings higher at the professional social networking service, reports CNBC's Kelly Evans.
U.S. stock index futures were mixed in choppy trading on Thursday, after the U.S. economy created fewer jobs than expected in July.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The economy may have added as many as 200,000 jobs in July amid the backdrop of a pickup in manufacturing activity and fewer layoffs.
Stocks soared to set fresh closing highs on the first day of August, propelling the S&P 500 above the 1,700 mark for the first time, as Wall Street cheered a round of upbeat economic data.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
LinkedIn beat on earnings for a 9th straight quarter, helped by member growth. Its outlook, however, fell short. Shares rose after-hours.