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  • Facebook: Stop fearing the 'unfollow' Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:40 PM ET
    People are silhouetted as they pose with mobile devices in front of a screen projected with a Facebook logo in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Oct. 29, 2014.

    Facebook has a suggestion for how to better filter your News Feed: Unfollow those friends you're sick of seeing, Re/code reports.

  • Facebook plans to go to war with Ebola Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Weeks after Facebook's CEO gave $25 million to fight Ebola in Africa, his company is rolling out three initiatives to raise awareness and more money.

  • One year after IPO, Twitter investors are wary Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 10:22 AM ET
    Dick Costolo

    A year ago Twitter was praised for its smooth IPO. What a difference a year makes.

  • Tumblr's plan to grow  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Tumblr CEO David Karp discusses where they need to spend in order to grow and compete with other social services like Facebook.

  • Jack Dorsey's 'tweet' success  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    Twitter Co-founder Jack Dorsey describes how he is changing the world 140 characters at a time.

  • User growth is ‘number one concern’ for Twitter Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:41 AM ET

    Twitter's main focus is boosting user numbers, a senior executive at the microblogging company told CNBC on Wednesday, following its launch of a new app developer service last month.

  • User growth 'number one concern': Twitter exec  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:50 AM ET

    Wayne Chang, global head of development experience at Twitter, says user growth is the "number one concern" for the social media company.

  • What a reality star learned from his Instagram rant Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 1:15 PM ET
    Adam Richman

    Realty TV star Adam Richman said he has learned his lesson after a social media tirade led the Travel Channel to delay the premiere of his new show.

  • Richman: No upside in social media battles  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:42 AM ET

    "Food Fighters" host Adam Richman said he has learned his lesson after an Instagram scandal sidelined his show.

  • Facebook most feared tech company: Survey Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Facebook is the tech company consumers most fear when it comes to privacy, says a poll conducted for CNBC.com.

  • Cramer takes jabs at Twitter and CEO Costolo again Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    Richard 'Dick' Costolo, chief executive officer of Twitter

    Jim Cramer is criticizing Twitter again through a series of tweets, takings jabs against CEO Dick Costolo.

  • Midterm elections are more social than ever Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:29 PM ET
    Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (L) poses for a "selfie" photograph with a commuter at a transit station as he campaigns in Chicago, November 3, 2014.

    More than twice as many voters are using social media sites to follow politicians and campaigns in 2014 than in 2010, Re/code reports.

  • Eva Longoria's tech savvy outlook  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 6:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody talks with actress Eva Longoria about where she sees opportunities in technology and why she thinks social media is important for building one's brand, education and farming.

  • Discussing concerns over Twitter's management and earnings potential, with Bill Gurley of Benchmark. Gurley says it's remarkably likely Twitter will end up with much higher earnings than Facebook.

  • Instagram launches video ads for your eyes only Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Users will begin seeing advertisements from Activision, Lancome, Disney, the CW and Banana Republic. NBC News reports.

  • Actually, Facebook is getting it right: Analyst Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 11:57 AM ET

    The social network had been operating at "very high margins" and needs to make big investments, says analyst Mark Mahaney.

  • Instagram CEO: I watch every ad  Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the highlights from Re/code's "Code Conference," where Instagram's Kevin Systrom discusses the company's ad process.

  • How Facebook just blew a great quarter Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    Even before Facebook investors could start celebrating a strong quarter of earnings growth, the company cooled off the party.

  • Najarian: Buy Facebook on the dip? Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 10:29 AM ET
    The Facebook logo is reflected against source code on the screen of a computer in this photo illustration.

    "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian says he's a buyer of Facebook after its earnings report. Here's why.

  • Cramer: Trust Zuckerberg  Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Facebook's earnings call and the social networks spending strategy. Cramer says the WhatsApp deal blew up Facebook's financials, but when the smoke clears the stock is a buy.

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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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  • Co-CEO, Revere Digital; Co-Executive Editor, Re/code; and Co-Executive Producer, The Code Conference. Re/code is part of the CNBC network.

  • Co-CEO, Revere Digital; Co-Executive Editor, Re/code; and Co-Executive Producer, The Code Conference. Re/code is part of the CNBC network.