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SAN FRANCISCO, April 6- The personal data gathering abilities of Google, Facebook and other tech companies has sparked growing unease among Americans, with a majority worried that Internet companies are encroaching too much upon their lives, a new poll showed.
Traders take the bull and bear sides about Twitter during a street fight on CNBC's "Fast Money."
Twitter's influence on corporate affairs shouldn't come as a surprise, an executive from the company said after the resignation of Mozilla's CEO.
Shailesh Rao, VP, Asia Pacific, Latin America & Emerging Markets at Twitter, discusses the social media firm's developments in Asia.
Shailesh Rao, VP, Asia Pacific, Latin America & Emerging Markets at Twitter, explains the firm's strategy for revenue growth.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
The vote marks the end of three years of wrangling, during which China and the United States had threatened retaliation if the EU forged ahead with plans to regulate flights originating in their countries in a bid to curb the aviation sector's rising output of heat-trapping gases blamed for climate change.
Electronic trading isn't as bad as it seems but the SEC must make some changes now, says former SEC chief economist Larry Harris.
*Shares open at $9.86, above IPO price of $9. April 3- Shares of Tarena International Inc, a provider of IT education in China, rose as much as 18 percent in their market debut, valuing the company at about $540 million, underscoring the renewed interest in Chinese stocks among U.S. investors.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. For the social photo start-up Imgur, however, you might bump that up a few more figures.
High-frequency traders can't front-run anyone, says algorithmic-trading specialist Rishi Narang. Here's why.
The European Commission had proposed extending the regulation to cover the portion of international flights over EU territory, insisting Europe was within its rights to regulate within its own airspace.
The U.S. government masterminded the creation of a "Cuban Twitter" — a communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba.
WASHINGTON, April 2- A rare burst of good news on President Barack Obama's healthcare program has given Democrats their first glimmer of hope in months on an issue that has helped drag the party down ahead of November's U.S. congressional elections.
The IPOs raised $3.27 billion, more than four times the amount in the first quarter of 2013, according to the National Venture Capital Association. Those included Twitter Inc, which raised $2.1 billion in November, Facebook Inc's $16 billion in May 2012 and Yandex NV raising $1.3 billion in May 2011.
Betting on technology companies proved to be a dangerous game in March as sharp stock declines burned some prominent hedge fund investors.
*Nat Rothschild's Twitter insult becomes a global story. LONDON, April 2- When Nat Rothschild, the co-founder of troubled miner ARMS, insulted his former investment partner on Twitter last week, he showed the power of social media for business leaders seeking publicity- but also the perils of saying the wrong thing.
How do you know when you're rich? According to a survey, most people reckon it is when you are worth over £10 million ($17 million).
SAN FRANCISCO, April 1- To imagine how YouTube might one day become a money-spinner for content producers, consider the power of the irreverent video gamer and online star PewDiePie over his young, free-spending audience.
Ex-Galleon trader Turney Duff said they "knew somebody was stealing" from them but for Michael Lewis to call the market "rigged" isn't quite right.