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As Facebook's shares rise 12 percent, focus on the earnings call was on how the company will continue to grow its user base and increase revenue.
Facebook reported earnings of 31 cents per share on revenue of $2.59 billion, beating analysts' expectations.
COO Sheryl Sandberg and CFO David Ebersman also said the company had invested in ways to better measure results for advertisers.
When it comes to solid returns from social media, small businesses are leaving a lot of money on the table.
Via a new app, humans working for Facebook will start telling you which news stories you should be reading.
From a Forum blog to live chats with session speakers, this year's World Economic Forum is more social than ever before.
Despite recent studies raising questions about Facebook’s longevity, the social giant is on track to report a stellar quarter.
Weixin is China's killer app, a highly addictive social networking tool. In the United States, a similar version is known as WeChat. The NYT reports.
Citing a recent "buy" rating on Twitter, CNBC's Jim Cramer believes the social network's growth story may be similar to Amazon's.
The social network is adding a feature in an effort to get users more in real-time conversations about events, similar to Twitter's Trending Topics.
Sen. John McCain is well known as an opponent of wasteful spending, and on Thursday he decided to have a little fun at the expense of his colleagues.
Twitter may soon allow users to buy directly from tweets, as it closes in on a deal with payments startup Stripe to help accept credit card payments.
Five years ago today, Twitter saw its defining moment when US Airways Flight 1549 touched down on the frigid waters in the Hudson River
Twitter was downgraded to "sell" by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday because of its valuation.
A recent study found job candidates see an invasion of privacy when employers use Facebook to screen them.
Facebook has acquired Branch, a messaging company with a high-profile pedigree: it was backed by an incubator started by Twitter's co-founders.
Facebook announced it will end its Sponsored Stories advertising product on April 9.
Implied growth expectations for Twitter are too lofty, Cantor Fitzgerald's Youssef Squali says.
LinkedIn sued to stop unidentified rivals from allegedly taking user information with intent to launch a competing service, Re/code reported.
After a year in stealth mode, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has revealed his new company, a mobile-focused search startup that uses networks of friends to help answer questions.
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The Apple-IBM partnership also greatly benefits both companies, says Roger McNamee, founding partner of Elevation Capital.
Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn and PayPal, discusses what he thinks could soon send shockwaves through the tech sector.
Apple was upgraded to overweight at Barclays. CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North American CEO, discuss.