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KCSA Strategic Communications CEO Jeff Corbin provides insight into a new index which ranks how fortune 100 companies are using social media to disclose material information to investors. CNBC's Herb Greenberg, weighs in.
You could write off the mystery tipper as a novelty in the charity world, but the mega-tipper may, in fact, be part of a trend toward direct giving.
Discussing Twitter's rise above $50, with SunTrust's Bob Peck. He agrees with FM trader Stephen Weiss the stock still has a lot to prove.
Both Twitter and Facebook are above the $50 mark. The FMHR traders discuss which stock makes a better buy.
Campbell Soup apologized Saturday for a tweet by its SpaghettiOs brand that marked the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks with a picture of its smiling mascot jauntily holding an American flag.
Expanding into China would represent a "gigantic game-changer" for one social media site, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
As the Web moves increasingly toward mobile, photo sharing platforms like Instagram and Snapchat are where advertisers want to be, industry experts say.
The new "tailored audiences" tool is designed to dramatically improve advertisers' return on investment, and boost Twitter's bottom line.
Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, provides perspective on the global outlook for advertising.
A mysterious diner (or diners) has been leaving giant tips at various restaurants across the U.S., garnering attention across social media platforms.
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.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on today's market action and the high level of volatility in social tech stocks.
Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
Hyunbin Kang, Executive Director, LINE Plus Corporation, which owns the free calling and messaging app called LINE, describes the firm's China expansion and how it plans to make money.
Shopping has become very socially oriented, says Paul Rand, Zocalo Group CEO. This year mainstream retailers are using multiple social channels to connect with consumers.
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.
Facebook is expected to draw 70 percent of social ad spending to Twitter's 30 percent, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Twitter says the number of retailers using its ads nearly doubled last Fall.
Robert Peck, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey managing director & internet analyst, discusses his bullish outlook on Twitter. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
NEW YORK, Nov 22- A federal jury on Friday ordered two media companies to pay $1.2 million to a freelance photojournalist for their unauthorized use of photographs he posted to Twitter.
Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.