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  • A big bet has been placed on era of nonstop hacking Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 8:42 AM ET

    The latest crop of ETFs includes two that allow investors to make leveraged bets on corporate hacking attacks.

  • Hollywood shuffles schedule after Paris attack Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 5:53 PM ET
    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

    In the wake of the attacks in Paris on Friday, several major networks and studios are scaling back their programming or canceling some altogether.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 16- An administrative judge has dismissed the Federal Trade Commission's data security case against cancer testing company LabMD, marking the first defeat for an agency that has successfully brought such cases against dozens of companies. The decision sends a message that data security cases against the FTC can be won, said James Harvey, who...

  • Misinformation abounds following Paris attacks Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 11:13 AM ET
    The Eiffel tower is closed for security reasons and guarded by police following Fridays terrorist attack on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France.

    Misleading posts began circulating on social media in the aftermath of the Paris attacks and should not be believed.

  • Vive la France! The world shows its support for Paris Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 10:15 AM ET
    People finish arranging candles into the word 'Paris' next to flowers and messages left at the gate of the French Embassy following the recent terror attacks in Paris on November 14, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.

    While France is coming to terms with this weekend’s terrorist attacks in Paris, the world has joined forces to show its support for the country.

  • GIFs are becoming the future of advertising Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    The format isn't new, but it's becoming the go-to language for how millennials communicate via text. Naturally, brands are noticing.

  • Snapchat users irked over new lens charges Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 9:05 PM ET
    Snapchat app on a mobile phone

    Snapchat users took to Twitter on Friday after the platform began charging for use of select filters on its mobile app.

  • Who wins if Square IPO tanks? Late investors Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 11:44 AM ET
    Square Reader

    Square's $6 billion valuation was clouded by terms that hand over added shares to investors post-IPO. This type of "ratchet" is gaining popularity.

  • XOPO reshapes global money transfer Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    XOPO reshapes global money transfer

    An app created by Fastcash allows users to send and receive money using social networking sites.

  • 5-star manager: Skip bonds, buy stocks Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 2:17 PM ET
    Neil Hennessy, president and portfolio manager of Hennessy Funds.

    Bull market breather not pullback

  • Facebook reportedly creating Twitter-like news app Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 1:20 PM ET
    Facebook's Notify screens

    Facebook rolled out a new app called "Notify" on Wednesday to send you mobile notifications from publishers. Re/code reports.

  • UPDATE 1-Facebook launches news app 'Notify' in U.S. Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 12:55 PM ET

    Nov 11- Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it launched its news app Notify for iPhone users in the United States. The app- which offers content from news sources such as Fox News, Washington Post and CBS Sports- allows user to share notifications directly from the lock screen. The company's app competes with Twitter Inc's recently launched service called Moments,...

  • Who's winning the GOP social media debate? Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 9:20 PM ET
    Presidential candidates Ohio Governor John Kasich (L-R), Jeb Bush, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Carly Fiorina take the stage in the Republican Presidential Debate November 10, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

    We've found the Twitter followers the candidates acquire during a debate is an indicator for how they'll do in future polls. Here's how they're doing.

  • How to see an 'open house' from your own house Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 2:36 PM ET
    Periscope app

    The Twitter-owned video streaming app is being used by real estate brokers to drive sales.

  • Twitter plans board turnover to add more diversity Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 2:26 PM ET
    Peter Chernin

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants to diversify the company's board, adding more women and racially diverse members. Re/code reports.

  • Here's who will get rich(er) off Square's IPO Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Vinod Khosla of Khosla Ventures

    Khosla Ventures may be reap a big windfall on Square once the company goes public in an IPO.

  • Analysts pick Internet avoid Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Dislike button

    Facebook's revenue growth may be impressive, but you may want to avoid one of its rivals.

  • The winners and losers of social media stocks Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 6:45 AM ET
    The winners and losers of social media stocks

    RBC Capital Markets analyst Mark Mahaney tells CNBC which social media stocks to buy and which to avoid.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 6- Square Inc's initial public offering, priced at a 30 percent discount from the payments and lending company's private valuation, is one of the loudest signals yet that technology firms are struggling to keep their multibillion-dollar market caps. A 30 percent drop puts Square's valuation discount among the steepest since the start of...

  • *Square sees IPO pricing at $11- $13 per share. SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 6- Mobile payments company Square Inc set a price range on Friday for its highly anticipated initial public offering that values the company at up to $4.2 billion, a 30 percent discount to its valuation at its last fundraising round. San Francisco- based Square, which is headed by Twitter Inc Chief...