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Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
The mover of large Internet files has begun a PR offensive to show it's an innovative tech platform, not just a place for sharing pirated content.
The idea of giving to those in need seems to have become buried under a pile of boxes and wrapping paper. It's social media to the rescue.
An epic battle between two passengers on a US Airways flight over Thanksgiving unfolded on Twitter. Too bad it was all a hoax.
Scott Kessler, senior equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, discusses Apple's outlook for strong holiday sales, and also says Twitter stock is trading at "unsustainable premiums to peers".
Free messaging service Line has taken Japan by storm over the past few years, but can the company continue to expand at such a rapid pace?
*Blackstone not selling shares; to retain 76.2 pct stake. Dec 2- Hilton Worldwide Inc said its initial public offering would raise up to $2.37 billion in the biggest-ever hotel IPO, more than doubling Blackstone Group's investment. Blackstone has invested about $6.8 billion in Hilton and its 76.2 percent stake after the IPO will be worth up to $15.7 billion.
The "Fast Money" traders take their positions on Twitter. Stephanie Link says Twitter's user growth has been slowing and the company has to show a "re-acceleration."
The "Fast Money" traders discuss the state of the market and if the record run will continue through the end of the year. Joe Terranova says we are clearly in an environment where growth is accelerating.
Black Friday retail sales may have been more sizzle than steak. Traffic was up, but spending was down.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss Wall Street's early calls on Twitter and if the stock is priced to buy.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Online retailer Amazon.com is testing package delivery using drones, the company's CEO Jeff Bezos told CBS television late Sunday.
A company that just settled data 'snooping' charges with New Jersey made only $2,500 for selling 400,000 individuals' data—16 cents a person.
Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
If you just decided to join the Black Friday crunch but didn't prepare well, don't despair: Just pick up your smartphone.
BEIJING, Nov 27- Microsoft Corp. has made it harder to monitor calls and chats over its Skype phone service in China, a freedom of expression advocacy group said, as the Chinese government steps up censorship of the Internet.
There's been a huge upheaval in the media landscape. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in on what the future will look like.
Twitter and Facebook are trying to use their unique features to draw in companies such as REI and Best Buy.
Dissecting how investors should play social media, with Colin Sebastian of Robert W. Baird & Co. and Bruno del Ama of Global X Funds.