Facebook’s innovation engine may have stalled, but Mark Zuckerberg has been revamping the way it creates and distributes new services. NYT reports.» Read More
YANCHENG, China, March 27- The rumour spread quickly. A small rural lender in eastern China had turned down a customer's request to withdraw 200,000 yuan.
The police are now investigating the matter further, "Yancheng police said in a statement posted on China's Twitter- like Sina Weibo.
Facebook is having a banner year but other social media stocks aren't. Here's why it may get worse for the likes of Twitter, LinkedIn, and others, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan
March 26- Shares in King Digital Entertainment Plc fell as much as 15 percent in their Wednesday debut, underscoring investor concern about the company's reliance on "Candy Crush Saga" and dampening hopes that its coming-out party could revive investor interest in the mobile gaming industry.
Twitter filed a series of petitions for lawsuits in Turkish courts, challenging the ban of its service in Turkey, re/code reports.
YANCHENG, China, March 26- The rumour spread quickly. A small rural lender in eastern China had turned down a customer's request to withdraw 200,000 yuan.
Twitter says a technical glitch could be why some of its most popular tweets have disappeared from its platform. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
The world’s biggest social platforms are once again in the line of fire in France, as a consumers group announced on Tuesday.
*Turks in their thousands seek ways around Twitter ban. ANKARA, March 25- Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan rails against Twitter as part of a plot to blacken him and portray his Turkey as corrupt; but Turks in growing numbers are exploring ever more innovative ways to beat his ban in what has become a cyber-battle of wits.
YANGON, March 25- Myanmar- focused conglomerate Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd said Southeast Asia needs to work exceptionally hard to realise a balanced, European Union- style integration of such disparate economies.
SINGAPORE, March 25- Rising U.S. interest rates and the Federal Reserve winding down economic stimulus mean investors in Southeast Asian bonds must anticipate near-term jitters and increased yields, said the Asia-Pacific head of fixed income at State Street Global Advisors.
BEIJING, March 25- The controversy surrounding missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has prompted many Chinese tourists, who once saw Malaysia as an attractive holiday destination, to look elsewhere, travel agents said on Tuesday.
From advisers to potential investors, many are salivating over the forthcoming Alibaba listing stateside.
March 24- Data storage provider Box Inc aims to raise about $250 million in an initial public offering, becoming the latest contender from a wave of "cloud-based" companies to test the frothy market for technology listings.
CARACAS, March 24- Venezuela launched a new free-floating foreign exchange system on Monday that offered dollars for eight times the official price in a move the government says will tame the black market but which critics see as a massive devaluation.
March 24- Data storage provider Box Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to raise about $250 million in an initial public offering of common stock, taking the lead over larger rival Dropbox as a new breed of cloud-based companies lift the IPO market.
CARACAS, March 24- Venezuela launched a new free-floating foreign exchange system on Monday that offered dollars for eight times the official price in a move the government says will tame the black market but critics see as a massive devaluation.
On a terrible day for the Nasdaq 100, a third of its decline can be pegged on three much-loved stocks.
*Xero leads charge, now NZ's 2nd- biggest listed company. WELLINGTON, March 25- New Zealand technology firms are rolling into global markets, selling software to businesses that locks down mundane tasks like accounting and expenses, rather than developing slick social media apps that consumers download free of charge.
Happy Monday and welcome back to winter.