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Facebook's reliance on traditional Web advertising is a thing of the past. Two years removed from its controversial initial public offering, the social network has rapidly become the second-biggest recipient of mobile ad dollars, behind Google. Those tiny smartphone promotions now account for over half of sales.
Messaging apps, when combined with gaming apps, create a lucrative cycle of social involvement and competition. R/C reports.
Companies building apps for payment and moment sharing at concerts are not thinking big enough, said Cantora's Nick Panama.
Twitter is acquiring payment startup CardSpring to boost in-app purchases. "Fast Money" trader Steve Grasso
Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies president, shares his opinions and investment strategies for Twitter, Facebook and IBM.
Facebook is testing a new 'buy' button that will let consumers purchase products that are advertised on its social network.
Millionaires are taking to social media in surprising numbers—especially to Facebook.
Facebook unveils a new app, 'Mentions', intended for "verified public figures" to post content to the social networking site, Re/code reports.
Shares in biotechs and social media stocks fell Tuesday after a Fed report suggested their valuations appear stretched.
Social media lets us relive our favorite World Cup moments over and over, and over, and over again. You’re welcome.
Macquarie upped its rating on Twitter to neutral. CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his opinions on Facebook and Twitter.
A new ad from Jordan Brand has given the Internet goosebumps.
LeBron James says he's going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Internet exploded in response.
Discussing the growth outlook for both Facebook and Twitter, with Ben Schachter, Macquarie senior Internet analyst, and Aaron Kessler, Raymond James, senior Internet analyst.
Street walkers are still around, but escorts have taken to the Web and seen a surge of interest and a perceived lower risk of arrest.
Brazil's going to have a tough time moving on from Tuesday's #WorldCup slaughtering by Germany, nearly 40 million tweets later.
There's been no shortage of negative Facebook headlines recently, but the company's stock will likely continue to climb, some analysts said.
But researchers said their study did not prove that social media is to blame for troubled marriages.
Discussing what pressured shares of Twitter in Tuesday's trading day, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
Consumer advocate Ralph Nader says Facebook users should start a movement to get paid for their personal information.
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