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  • 10 Ways Companies Get Hacked Friday, 6 Jul 2012 | 12:22 PM ET
    When a person enters information on a website, like an email or credit card, it gets stored in that company’s data base. Those web-based forms are a simple tool for users, but they are also another way hackers can exploit a company’s system. Instead of inputting a name into the website, cyber spies can put in a specially crafted text that may cause the database to execute the code instead of simply storing it, Alperovitch said. The result is a “malicious takeover of the system,” he said.

    By attacking business computer networks, hackers are accessing company secrets and confidential strategies and creating huge losses for the overall economy.

  • Doximity, a social networking site specifically designed for doctors, may help physicians save lives, says LinkedIn's co-founder.

  • Its IPO Botched, Facebook Looks Hard at Nasdaq Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 9:57 AM ET
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    Tensions between Nasdaq and Facebook are so high that the social networking company is still considering switching exchanges and is weighing the costs of such a move, officials there said. The New York Times reports.

  • How to Win Over Comparison Shoppers Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    It's rare that we purchase anything without checking out reviews, visiting Angie's List or asking friends on Facebook. How can your business reach and respond to those "hidden" buyers?

  • Internet pioneer Mark Cuban has already cashed out of Facebook, selling all of his 150,000 Facebook shares, Cuban told CNBC Monday on Squawk on the Street.

  • Facebook

    It is reported that Germanys largest credit agency, SCHUFA, plans to scrape data from social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to determine an individual's risk to lenders and ability to pay bills.

  • Facebook

    One month after its botched initial public offering, Facebook is set to file a motion to consolidate all the shareholder lawsuits against the company, according to a person with knowledge of the matter, who requested anonymity because the document was still private, the New York Times reports.

  • Is BranchOut a LinkedIn Killer? Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 10:34 AM ET
    Branch out

    While LinkedIn's security breach last week put the site's reputation on the line, it may have also opened the door for BranchOut, a professional networking company, to grab some of LinkedIn's users.

  • Stocks to Watch: MCD, HSY, JPM & More Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 8:09 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:

  • LinkedIn Tells Its Customers: Change Your Passwords Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 6:53 AM ET
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    No customer accounts appear to have been damaged following a cyber attack on professional social networking website Linkedin, its co-founder and executive chairman Reid Hoffman told CNBC on Friday.

  • Why I’ve Finally Bought Facebook: Investor Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    I did something Wednesday that I didn’t think I was ever going to be able to do. Not only did I establish a position in social media giant Facebook, but I did so while feeling good about the decision.

  • Most Work Emails Not Important, Study Finds Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 10:27 AM ET

    New research has found that only one in four emails is essential for work. And only 14 percent of work emails were considered critically important.

  • LinkedIn Confirms Hacking; Why Its Stock Is Teflon Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 4:44 PM ET
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    This is the worst privacy and security news to slam the business networking service yet. So why is the stock immune to a hack attack?

  • Stocks to Watch: KCP, MTN, BAC & More Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • How Women Are Changing the Tech World Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 5:21 PM ET

    Reshaping a time-worn narrative isn't easy. Social revolutions rarely are, especially when you're a woman trying to break into the boys' club that is Silicon Valley. But an emerging class of early-stage tech start-up executives is helping dispel the notion that there isn't a leading role for them in the male-dominated valley.

  • Morgan Stanley Chief Defends Facebook Role Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 3:42 AM ET
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    James Gorman, Morgan Stanley chief executive, has defended his bank’s performance as lead underwriter on Facebook’s public offering, despite waves of criticism from investors and a potential legal review of the deal’s marketing, the Financial Times reports.

  • LinkedIn on Facebook: 'We Were Here First' Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 5:53 PM ET
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    Comparisons between LinkedIn and Facebook were an underlying current throughout a conversation with LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, founder Reid Hoffman and Kra Swisher at the All Things D conference.

  • Stocks to Watch: RIMM, NOK, LNKD FB & More Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:

  • Yahoo!'s headquarters in California.

    Here’s why shareholders have a right to be optimistic about the future of Internet giant Facebook.

  • Still Like Facebook? There’s an ETF for That. Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 5:16 PM ET
    A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    Investors, who have not been spooked by Facebook’s tumultuous market debut, will be able to get exposure to the social networking giant through an exchange-traded fund starting Friday.