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Can a community of swift messaging transform into a serious, profitable venture? A look inside Twitter's business model and ambitions.
Despite efforts to pitch the site's profit prospects, investors are still skeptical, results from a new AP-CNBC poll show.
A mysterious barge in San Francisco Bay that's attracting more attention than Google Glass can mean only one thing: Google is preparing for the flood.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 1- Morningstar on Friday joined three other brokerages in setting price targets for Twitter Inc well above its IPO price range, suggesting the stock has room to rise at least 30 percent. Last month, Pivotal Research had set its price target for the social media micro-messaging company at $29 a share, SunTrust at $50 and Topeka Capital at $54.
From social media madness to the rocky rollout of Obamacare, our traders had you covered in a big week of "Fast Money."
Facebook has more monthly active users than Twitter and LinkedIn combined. But in the grand scheme of things, does it have what it takes to outlast the smaller social networks?
A woman testing a prototype Google Glass was ticketed in San Diego for driving wearing the glasses with a built-in computer and miniature display.
LOS ANGELES, Oct 31- A woman testing the prototype device Google Glass was ticketed in San Diego this week for driving wearing the glasses with a built-in computer and miniature display, in a case that has drawn the focus of technology enthusiasts on social media.
As the idea of online education become more mainstream, is there anything that will ultimately stop Google, Apple and Amazon from offering degrees?
Facebook reported earnings and revenue that beat market expectations and shares are flat after hours.
NEW YORK, Oct 30- During the roadshow leading up to Facebook Inc's initial public offering a year-and-a-half ago, New York's institutional investors were greeted by snaking queues, beefed up police presence, and a media feeding frenzy.
Stocks declined, with the S&P 500 halting a four-session record run, as Wall Street reacted to the Federal Reserve's decision to hold off on reducing its monetary stimulus.
NEW YORK, Oct 30- Institutional investors who met with Twitter Inc this week say they are optimistic about its initial public offering and see little sign of the irrational exuberance that preceded Facebook Inc's splashy coming-out party in 2012..
Linkedin beat 3Q estimates but revenue fell below expectations. Jeff Weiner, Linkedin CEO, talks about employment and where he is looking for growth and expansion. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
The networking giant reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat market expectations on Tuesday.
*GM reports strong profit on US demand, smaller Europe loss. NEW YORK, Oct 30- Wall Street was set for a slightly higher open on Wednesday, adding to fresh records scaled by the Dow and the S&P 500, amid sturdy results and on expectations the Federal Reserve will continue its stimulus efforts into next year.
NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Wednesday, a day after the Dow and the S&P 500 indexes hit a new closing record, on expectations that the Federal Reserve's monthly bond purchases of $85 billion will be extended into next year.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Oct 30- Institutional investors who met with Twitter Inc this week say they are optimistic about its initial public offering and see little sign of the irrational exuberance that preceded Facebook Inc's splashy coming-out party in 2012..
In an exclusive interview, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner talks about the company's Q3 success, why he's not concerned about the stock's decline on disappointing guidance, and his vision for future expansion.