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With Facebook forking out $16 billion for WhatsApp, could 2014 be the year when most of us give up on texting?
Having trouble wrapping your head around Facebook's deal for WhatsApp? Just think of it like a big Instagram, one analyst tells CNBC.
Kevin O'Leary, star of "Shark Tank," is not hitting like on Facebook's $19 billion purchase of messaging service WhatsApp.
Facebook's staggering $16 billion acquisition of WhatsApp has stunned some industry watchers who see the move as a sign of sheer "desperation."
Mobile messaging has long been a hot space in technology, but here's why Facebook and others want to cash in.
Everyone is outraged over the $19 BILLION Facebook is paying for messaging service WhatsApp but here's what they're missing, says Michael Yoshikami.
Twitter insiders get their first chance to sell shares. Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ senior equity analyst, discusses if this creates a buying opportunity for investors and explains the difference between Twitter and Facebook IPOs.
Air New Zealand has faced some criticism for its latest in-flight safety video, which features five swimsuit models.
Convo, a company run by the deaf, is helping hearing-impaired people communicate effectively with the hearing.
Analysts have given a mixed assessment of Twitter's fortunes, highlighting key areas in which the microblogging company needed to improve.
Twitter reported quarterly results that exceeded Wall Street expectations Wednesday, but shares still slumped sharply in extended-hours trading.
Facebook's new Paper app may look like Flipboard, but gesture-based navigation and other features could make it a game changer for the social network.
Yep, it's been 10 years since Mark Zuckerberg launched "The Facebook" from his Harvard dorm. Here are 10 ways it changed our lives.
Brands scrambled for a viral hit on Twitter during the Super Bowl. But did any company actually score big?
Super Bowl XLVIII will go down as "the most tweeted event in history," highlighting the power of social media, predicted ad boss Miles Nadal.
David Tepper is not on Twitter, but other hedge fund managers are.
While you were uploading baby pictures, Facebook was quietly becoming Twitter. #interesting
As Facebook celebrates its 10th birthday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg told NBC's "Today" the service is not just for teenagers.
This Sunday, Super Bowl sponsors' hashtags are going to be as ubiquitous as the hash marks on the field.
Ben Bernanke left the Fed on a high note Wednesday, cutting the bank's bond buying program by another $10 billion before handing off to Janet Yellen.
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