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  • The threats against Delta Air Lines flight 1156, coming from Portland, Oregon, and Southwest Airlines flight 2492, from Milwaukee, were deemed credible, said airport spokesman Reese McCranie. No bomb was found aboard the Delta flight while the Southwest flight was still being searched by explosives units, Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesman Special...

  • BEIJING/ LOS ANGELES, Jan 21- As Netflix Inc tackles stalling U.S. growth, the online video pioneer known for hit political drama " House of Cards" plans a play for China that may see it lock horns with potent domestic firms that rule the world's biggest Internet market. Hastings told investors Netflix would start with a "modest" move in China centered around its...

  • NEW YORK— Twitter said Tuesday that it plans to buy Indian mobile marketing company ZipDial as it tries to reach new users in developing regions. The San Francisco company did not disclose financial details or when it expects the deal to close. Founded in 2010, ZipDial has created campaigns for beverage maker PepsiCo and toy maker Mattel Inc., according to its...

  • Before you start thinking up a new password, you may want to start thinking about upping its complexity from a pet’s name.

  • Early movers: MS, DAL, FB, JCP, HAL, T & more Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Twitter buys Indian mobile marketing start-up ZipDial Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 1:02 AM ET

    Jan 20- Twitter Inc on Tuesday said it will buy Indian mobile phone marketing start-up ZipDial, reportedly for $30 million to $40 million, as the U.S. microblogging service looks to expand in the world's second-biggest mobile market. The start-up's clients include International Business Machines Corp, Yum! Techcrunch, citing unidentified sources, reported...

  • Plaxo co-founder charged with murder Sunday, 18 Jan 2015 | 5:13 PM ET

    The co-founder of social networking startup Plaxo has been charged with first degree murder for killing his ex-wife's current husband.

  • At 16, BlackBerry finally finds its footing Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:38 AM ET
    BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen shows future models of the new Blackberry Classic smartphone during a launch event for in New York, December 17, 2014.

    BlackBerry's 16th anniversary may not be a sweet one. But the stock is up 75 percent since late 2013 and some analysts are actually bullish.

  • Social media = marketing  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    Social media shouldn't be considered as a fad and will become an increasingly important marketing tool, says Guy Kawasaki, author of "The Art of Social Media."

  • Women who tweet are less stressed, says study Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 12:34 PM ET

    Here's some surprising news. Social media does not stress people out, according to a new report.

  • #tbt: Miracle on the Hudson  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:57 AM ET

    On Throwback Thursday, the "Squawk Alley" team looks back at the Miracle on the Hudson and its impact on Twitter.

  • UK’s Prince George racks up nearly 800 presents Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:39 AM ET

    The Royal Family's official gifts list has been released, with one lucky boy being the favorite - having received over 700 gifts in 2014.

  • The battle going on in the market right now Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 2:51 PM ET

    Here's what the big battle in the market will be in 2015, says Westwood Capital's Dan Alpert.

  • Here's the real reason for the market selloff Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 2:33 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors are getting hit from all sides — Europe, earnings, and the list goes on — but here's the real reason for the market selloff, says floor trader Kenny Polcari.

  • Obama to propose cybersecurity legislation Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 6:57 PM ET
    Department of Homeland Security employees work inside the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va.

    President Obama seeking to increase sharing between government agencies and the private sector to help improve cybersecurity.

  • Google needs to pay up investors ... now: O'Leary Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 1:55 PM ET
    Kevin O'Leary

    Google should stop investing in "wow factor ideas" that don't make money and issue a dividend, Kevin O'Leary said.

  • Do companies stand to lose more than they have to gain with a social media account? Insight, with Lance Ulanoff, Mashable, and Janel Molton Hertz, brand marketing and partnerships expert.

  • Combating hackers  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 1:27 PM ET

    Discussing the vulnerability of social media accounts linked to email, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Facebook knows you better than your family Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 5:22 AM ET
    The Facebook "Like" sign outside headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    A computer can determine your personality better than your closest friends family by using your Facebook "likes", a study found.

  • Gen. Barry McCaffrey, MSNBC military analyst, provides perspective into the hack attack on Centcom's Twitter and YouTube accounts where pro-ISIS messages were posted.