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  • Nov 25- Twitter Inc is in talks to buy Shots, a selfie photo-sharing app, CNBC reported, citing a source close to the Justin Bieber-backed company. The microblogging website is particularly interested in the app's more than 3 million users, nearly two-thirds of whom are women under 24, CNBC said. A Twitter spokesperson said the company does not comment on rumor and...

  • Twitter Offers turn credit card into a coupon Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:59 PM ET
    The Twitter logo on coffee mugs inside the company's headquarters in San Francisco.

    Twitter's new tool can help advertisers offer consumers deals that could be added to a credit card to use in stores or online.

  • Twitter lets merchants offer deals to its users Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Twitter is expanding its reach into commerce with a new tool called "Offers." Advertisers can post promotions and discounts in users' Twitter feeds, whether or not the users follow those merchants on the short-messaging service. San Francisco- based Twitter Inc. says it will encrypt and store the credit card information but users can remove it any time.

  • Twitter: Turn your credit card into a coupon     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 12:07 PM ET

    Twitter is releasing a new tool for advertisers and shoppers. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the details and provides updates on its recent direct message snafu.

  • Twitter's Noto's DM fail     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Twitter CFO Anthony Noto accidentally tweeted what was supposed to be a direct message about a possible acquisition. Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance, and the "Squawk Alley" crew, share their opinions.

  • Who is Twitter's CFO trying to buy?     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 9:50 AM ET

    Twitter's CFO Anthony Noto accidentally sent out a tweet that was meant to be a private message about acquiring a company. The SOTS crew share their thoughts on the mishap.

  • Tweet misfire stokes chatter: Who's Twitter eyeing? Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 7:09 PM ET
    A banner with the logo of Twitter is set on the front of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Twitter's chief finance officer appears to have posted a public tweet intended to be a private message, "I still think we should buy them."

  • Lightning Round: Do not own this Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:54 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Cramer's recipe for high prices in 2015 Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:10 PM ET
    The Apple flagship store on 5th Avenue in New York.

    Money managers are looking for a reason to buy right now, and Jim Cramer is here to help. He goes sector by sector to offer his pick of hot stocks.

  • Biz Stone: This is what our new app is about Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 1:33 PM ET
    Christopher Isaac 'Biz' Stone

    Twitter co-founder Biz Stone talks about his new app, Super, Silicon Valley and Twitter.

  • Biz Stone: Twitter's biggest challenge...     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    Discussing Twitter's productivity and long-term vision, with Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.

  • Cook a turkey? Butterball has an app for that Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Butterball frozen turkeys are displayed for sale at a Walmart store in Los Angeles, Nov. 26, 2013.

    Butterball's CEO sees Thanksgiving as the equivalent of the Super Bowl. And the company knows it's not your grandfather's holiday anymore.

  • Square's point-of-sale service goes global Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 10:18 AM ET

    LONDON— Financial services startup Square is taking aim at cash registers across the globe, making its point-of-sale software available internationally in English, Spanish, French and Japanese. The company, whose small cubic credit card reader can be used to turn a smartphone or a tablet into a portable sized till, isn't yet offering the distinctively shaped...

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose 3.0 percent to $2.71 with 8,362,200 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. fell. 5 percent to $16.98 with 30,392,900 shares traded.

  • Square's point-of-sale service goes global Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    LONDON— Financial services startup Square is taking aim at cash registers across the globe, making its point-of-sale software available internationally in English, Spanish, French and Japanese. But it is facing competition from a variety of players, including San Jose-based PayPal Inc. and Troy, Michigan- based PayAnywhere. The global launch also marks...

  • Toning down the tweets just in case colleges pry Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:31 AM ET
    Satyajit Dattagupta, the vice president for enrollment management at Washington College in Chestertown, Md., Nov. 17, 2014.

    College applicants are cleaning up their online profiles in case admissions officers look at it, the New York Times reports.

  • Paying for 'Likes' and retweets a pyramid scheme?     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    Is paying for "Likes" and retweets social media's version of a pyramid scheme? Nick Bilton of The New York Times, discusses how people are making money creating and selling "bots."

  • The top trending stories on Twitter and Facebook include the sexiest men in the world and the reggae rhythms of Bob Marley.

  • A virtual world for your real stock portfolio Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    Will a virtual visualization make a real difference in the way you manage your portfolio? That's what Fidelity Investments is betting on.

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