"Fast Money" traders looked at Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn as the social media names reported earnings this week.» Read More
Tumblr's head of media and partnerships and Twitter's former head of media have been hired by Meerkat Re/code reports.
It may have been cut off from Twitter’s social graph, but that doesn’t mean Meerkat’s giving up the fight in live streaming.
Bill Simmons, who built a personal empire at ESPN, will leave the media giant when his contract expires, The New York Times reports.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
Rising interest rates spooked stocks far more than a warning from the Fed chair that the equities market is overvalued.
Periscope co-founder Kayvon Beykpour explains the "magic" behind the platform and elaborates on the company's relationship with Twitter.
Periscope is not just about live streaming, but creating intimate experiences through interactivity, co-founder Kayvon Beykpour tells CNBC.
Is the tech industry bubbling with froth or at the early stages of a new computing revolution? CNBC SF put its visitors on the hot seat.
Periscope co-founder and CEO Kayvon Beykpour, says there are many things converging creating an appetite for a live video streaming service like Periscope.
The Facebook and IBM marketing partnership will combine data and analytics from the two firms to create personalized ads, the NYT reports.
On Tuesday's "Price is Right," a contestant in a wheelchair won a sauna and… a treadmill.
Periscope and Meerkat aren't just increasingly popular options for content seekers. They could also form the makings of a highly profitable business.
But investors have pushed the shares of some of those restaurants- Shake Shack Inc, Zoe's Kitchen Inc and Habit Restaurants Inc- to sky-high levels that imply growth expectations that may prove hard for the management to deliver. Shake Shack- the big outperformer- is up 260 percent since it went public at the end of January. Based on the number of locations open at...
Citing copyright violations, Periscope said it axed 30 live streams of the boxing match between Mayweather and Pacquiao over the weekend.
Investors are being cautious when it comes to social media companies, and the tech sector overall, given the recent earnings releases.
Andrew Keene of Keene on the Market explains why Facebook could hit a new high very soon.
James Cuthbertson, global sales director at Pulsar & FACE, talks about what happens on social media platforms when it comes to events like the Pacquiao vs. Mayweather boxing fight last weekend.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The so-called "fight of the century" ended with Floyd Mayweather beating Manny Pacquiao but Periscope may have been the real winner.
After huge drops in Twitter, LinkedIn, and Yelp, traders debate whether it's time to pack it in on the social names.