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  • Zuckerberg's sweat to success  Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ranks number 8 on CNBC's top influential list. CNBC reflects on the impact of Facebook and the world's youngest billionaire.

  • Mark Zuckerberg is now at Madam Tussauds Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 2:47 PM ET
    In this photo released by Madam Tussaud's, Karmen Bell takes a "selfie" with a wax figure of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, on display at the future site of Madame Tussaud's, at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.

    A wax likeness of the Facebook founder will go on display at Madam Tussauds, along with Leonardo Di Caprio and Rhianna, at the storied musuem's future site at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, reports SFist.

  • What to watch ahead of Twitter's earnings Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 11:03 AM ET
    A trader on the floor of the NYSE as Twitter launches its IPO.

    Twitter's share have been falling after a strong IPO last fall. The company needs to rise again and soon as its rivals are doing well on Wall Street.

  • By the numbers: Just how big is Facebook? Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 4:12 PM ET

    Say hello to eight remarkable social media factoids.

  • Facebook gets US antitrust approval to buy Oculus Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 11:41 AM ET
    A man wearing a development stage Oculus Rift virtual reality mask.

    The U.S. antitrust approved of Facebook's acquisition of Oculus, a maker of virtual reality goggles. It is Facebook's third big acquisition.

  • Facebook acquires activity-tracking app Moves Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 1:08 PM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    This is a link to a Re/code story.

  • Sentiment driving tech sector: Pro  Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 12:03 PM ET

    Michael Block, Rhino Trading Partners chief strategist, shares his views on whether a tech bubble is forming and how to play the sector.

  • Tech bubble 2000 vs. today  Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu looks back at tech valuations at the peak of the Internet bubble 15 years ago and compares them to valuations today.

  • Facebook is our top pick for 2014: Analyst  Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 8:12 AM ET

    Anthony DiClemente, Nomura senior analyst, shares his upbeat outlook on the social media giant, as advertising dollars continue to shift towards digital media.

  • Facebook first-quarter earnings: What to watch Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 1:33 PM ET
    Facebook Messenger screens

    Facebook reports its first-quarter earnings Wednesday. Details to look out for include mobile ad prices and engagement, as Recode reports.

  • 'China's Twitter' chair: We left money on the table Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 10:30 PM ET
    Charles Chao, chief executive officer of Sina, attends the IPO ceremony for Weibo at the Nasdaq in New York on April 17, 2014.

    Following the stellar debut of Weibo, Chairman Charles Chao said that in retrospect the initial public offering was priced too low.

  • David Ortiz selfie alert: Is Boston Marathon next? Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (L) poses for a 'selfie' with President Barack Obama during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House to honor the 2013 World Series champion Boston Red Sox on April 1, 2014.

    The slugger hit a grand slam of controversy with a selfie co-starring President Obama. Will he repeat the feat?

  • Sina's Twitter-like Weibo up sharply in market debut Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    Charles Chao, chief executive officer of Sina Corp., center, attends an IPO ceremony for Weibo Corp. at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, U.S., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

    Weibo went public on the Nasdaq under the symbol "WB" and opened just below the expected $17 but later soared.

  • Texting apps do more than send messages Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Facebook's latest moves in mobile have demonstrated how messaging is shifting from SMS texts to full-blown content sharing, including money.

  • The two reasons Twitter popped 11% Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 5:09 PM ET
    The Twitter banner hangs at the NYSE.

    Shares of Twitter closed up nearly 12 percent Monday after the company said it was buying Gnip and announced a key hire from Google.

  • 'Twitter of China' prices IPO at bottom of range Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 11:25 PM ET

    China's Weibo has priced its initial public offering at $17 per American Depository Share, at the bottom of its planned range.

  • Pro: FB 'just another company going peer-to-peer'  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discusses Facebook's reported plans for an e-money service that lets people store money on the social networking site. If approved the service would be valid throughout most of Europe.

  • Google Glass helps doctor save a life Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 1:05 PM ET
    A man wearing Google Glass at the headquarters of Google Belgium in Brussels.

    Google Glass might have another purpose than just entertaining. Dr Horng from Boston said that it helped saved a patient's life last January.

  • Bullish sign for Twitter: Cramer  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 9:16 AM ET

    Twitter top executives say they have no plans to sell any of their Twitter shares. "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer says "this is bullish."

  • FT: Facebook preps e-money service in Europe  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    The Financial Times is reporting Facebook is weeks away from obtaining regulatory approval in Ireland for a service that would allow users to store money on the social website, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.

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  • Matt Hunter is the senior technology editor at CNBC.com.

  • Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.

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  • Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.

  • Josh Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.

  • Mark Berniker

    Mark Berniker is CNBC's Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bureau Chief covering technology and digital media.

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