VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.» Read More
The world is in dire need of data science professionals as experts ring alarm bells over the shortage of talent in a field that has become crucial to global business.
As Sony scrambles to recover after an unprecedented cyberattack, one analyst couldn't be more positive on the outlook for the company's stock.
The tech sector's lack of diversity has been widely chronicled. So how do companies like Google, Apple and Facebook solve the problem?
Dec 19- The biggest investor in Meredith Whitney's hedge fund has demanded his money back and two executives have left in the past month, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the firm. Chief Financial Officer Andrew Turchin has also exited, Bloomberg said, quoting the source. Whitney's fund started trading in November 2013 with about $50 million...
Citigroup thinks Instagram is now worth about 49 times what Facebook paid for it two years ago, raising the value of the combined company.
Companies making headlines before the bell Thursday.
The stock market will get its first real taste of Hadoop on Friday, when Hortonworks, a seller of the software, debuts on Nasdaq.
The social media company has completely fallen off Glassdoor’s annual Best Places to Work list.
Technology investors are gearing up for a holiday shopping spree. LendingClub headlines a banner week for Internet IPOs.
Apple dropped five percent around 9:50 a.m. ET from $117 to $111. Plausible reasons: Fat-finer trade and/or a very large seller.
WUZHEN, China, Nov 19- Chinese officials called on Wednesday for controls on the Internet to preserve stability, saying its model for cyberspace regulation can be the framework for spawning commercial successes like Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. "This place is crowded with tourists, who are perfectly orderly, and cyberspace should also be free and open, with rules...
From a branding perspective, it'll be hard for Facebook to portray itself as a platform for purposes beyond socializing, says Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist of Pension Partners.
*Baker Hughes rallies, Halliburton tumbles after deal. Shares of Baker Hughes, up 8.9 percent, and Allergan, up 5.3 percent, gave the S&P 500 its biggest boost after Halliburton said it would buy Baker Hughes and Allergan agreed to be bought by Actavis. "It shows the strength of the overall market that you could have this recession news out of Japan, and yet have the...
Facebook is reportedly working on an "At Work" network that will challenge LinkedIn. Insight, with Hannah Kuchler, Financial Times, and Lance Ulanoff, Mashable.
The real money is being made by a host of less well-known funds that have managed to find gems even in battered sectors.
Facebook is piloting an enterprise solution that helps employees collaborate, sources tell CNBC.
Facebook's plan to become a part of daily office life with At Work
Facebook is said to be working on a new professional website that will compete directly with LinkedIn. CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses Facebook's stock and what the potential move means for Yahoo.
Nov 16- Facebook Inc is secretly working on a new website called "Facebook at Work" that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, the Financial Times reported. The new website, that will look very much like Facebook, will compete with professional social network LinkedIn Corp, Google Inc, and Microsoft Corp, the newspaper...
Dating app The League adds LinkedIn data into its matchmaking equation in an effort to bring a level of elitism to mobile dating.