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  • Instagram cashes in on ad biz  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom about their decision to ramp up their photo and video advertising business.

  • Uber’s ‘ruthlessness’ is key to its success: VC Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    Uber's "ruthlessness" has been an important asset to its success, but some say the company needs to tone down its corporate culture.

  • Instagram's major milestone  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    Instagram has topped 300 million monthly active users making it bigger than Twitter. CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom about their rapid expansion and scale.

  • Instagram now has more users than Twitter: CEO Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom at Instagram Direct unveiling in December 2013.

    Instagram now has more than 300 million users, sharing more than 70 million photos every day, and an average of 2.5 billion daily "likes."

  • Amazon falls? China rises? Extreme 2015 predictions Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    A spike in Japanese inflation and a UK housing crash are just some of the other extreme predictions Saxo Bank has offered for the coming year.

  • Can LendingClub transform banking as we know it? Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    LendingClub is setting out to transform the banking world. To get there, it's following a playbook popularized by the biggest tech companies.

  • Amazon hacked? Extreme predictions for 2015 Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:28 AM ET

    A spike in Japanese inflation, a U.K. housing crash and a Chinese devaluation are just some of the extreme predictions Saxo Bank has offered for 2015.

  • Twitter a 'Best Place to Work'? Not anymore Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Dick Costolo on stage to launch Twitter Flight.

    The social media company has completely fallen off Glassdoor’s annual Best Places to Work list.

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:04 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • You can now get Facebook's Graph Search on mobile Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    New Facebook Search includes the ability to search for posts and photo captions.

    Nearly two years after Facebook introduced Graph Search the social network is finally bringing it to mobile, re/code reports.

  • Inside the NBA’s new instant replay center Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 2:35 PM ET
    The NBA’s new Replay Center will be connected to all 29 league arenas.

    The $15 million NBA facility in Secaucus, New Jersey, was built to help on-court referees make conclusive calls when a play is in question.

  • Retail investors try to catch bottom in oil Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    Workers change a drill pipe on the Laurus oil drilling rig operated by Petroleos Mexicans (Pemex) in the Ku-Maloob-Zaap oilfield at Campeche Bay off the coast of Ciudad del Carmen, Mexico.

    Small investors loaded up on shares of energy stocks last month amid an epic decline of 40 percent in the price of oil from a recent high in July.

  • Owner of 'Grumpy Cat' made millions in 2 years Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 11:41 AM ET
    Grumpy Cat.

    Her brother posted an image of her afflicted cat on Reddit, and within days she was able to quit her waitressing job.

  • A holiday treat for tech investors—IPOs Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 7:36 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Technology investors are gearing up for a holiday shopping spree. LendingClub headlines a banner week for Internet IPOs.

  • Ex-bond trader gives photos a 'Human' touch Saturday, 6 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Brandon Stanton, creator/photographer of Humans of New York.

    Erstwhile bond trader Brandon Stanton's "Humans of New York" blog has became a social media sensation around the world.

  • SEATTLE, Dec 4- Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz, who introduced Americans to espressos, Frappuccinos and pumpkin spice lattes, is not about to let a bunch of well-funded independent coffee sellers beat his global chain at the super premium game. Starbucks' industrial-chic Reserve facility turns out small batches of Peaberry Sumatra and...

  • 8 kids who became big-time philanthropists Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Some creative youngsters have raised thousands of dollars for worthy causes—from feeding the hungry to protecting the environment.

  • Oops! ADP data released too early on Twitter Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:41 PM ET
    The Twitter logo is displayed on the facade of the company's headquarters in San Francisco.

    Data and news analytics firm Selerity reported ADP's November payroll data on Twitter four minutes before the official release on Wednesday.

  • Meet Loup: The love child of Uber and a bus service Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 1:39 PM ET
    Screen image from the Loup app

    If you were to create a hybrid of a public bus service and Uber, you’d get Loup, Re/code reports.

  • Here's why Apple dropped Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 4:08 PM ET
    The Apple flagship store on 5th Avenue in New York.

    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.