Social Media


  • 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.

  • Facebook earnings: Street more optimistic than FB Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 4:55 PM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Investors are waiting to see if the social giant will report another huge quarter.

  • Why Facebook is down  Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Facebook CFO is saying non-gaap costs at the company could increase in 2015. Robert Peck, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey managing director, and the FMHR traders discuss.

  • Facebook CFO: Costs to increase dramatically  Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 5:31 PM ET

    Facebook CFO David Wehner is saying non-GAAP expenses at the company could increase next year. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Why user growth is Twitter's real problem  Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Jan Dawson, Chief Analyst at Jackdaw Research, says Twitter's user growth hasn't been this slow since 2010. He also discusses the fall in timeline views per monthly active user.

  • Tale of two social stocks: TWTR & FB  Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 8:37 AM ET

    Neil Doshi, CRT Capital Group, provides his thoughts on Twitter's quarterly results and shares his outlook on Facebook.

  • Twitter's outlook disappoints, shares fall abruptly Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 5:40 PM ET
    Twitter CEO Dick Costolo at the NYSE for the Twitter IPO launch.

    Twitter reported third-quarter earnings on Monday, meeting analysts' estimates for profits and beating on revenue.

  • Twitter plunges 14%, gets wave of downgrades Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    Twitter's efforts to improve engagement and growth rates are taking longer than expected, prompting a wave of rating and target cuts on the stock.

  • Tracking Facebook & Twitter  Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    Who's growing in social? Mark Josephson, Bitly CEO, tracks data across multiple media platforms and provides his outlook for Facebook and Twitter.

  • Social tech picks: Twitter or Facebook?  Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn are set to report earnings this week. Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets analyst, discusses the best bet on social, and risks associated with Twitter.

  • Facebook's new 'Rooms' enables anonymous chatting Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    Facebook announced a new stand-alone mobile app that enables people to communicate anonymously—a change in the company's long-standing policy.

  • What to expect at Twitter's Flight conference Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 12:56 PM ET

    Twitter’s first mobile developer conference set to take place Wednesday in San Francisco, Re/code reports.

  • Twitter launches in-app music streaming service Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 9:33 AM ET

    Twitter has launched an in-app audio streaming service, in the hope that users will spend more time on its application.

  • Twitter earnings: Will new ad products pay off? Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    A trader watches Twitter stock at the closing bell the day of its IPO.

    Twitter reports Q3 earnings after the bell on Monday and investors are looking for guidance that new products will lead the social network to a profit.

  • Novel problem: Texan tourist trapped in bookstore Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 5:22 AM ET

    Having the free run of a bookstore might be the stuff of some people's dreams, but for one tourist in London it turned into something of a nightmare.

  • How Pinterest is aiming to make money Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 12:33 PM ET

    Pinterest is starting to turn the more than 30 billion pins on its more than 750 million boards into profits.

  • Teen use of Facebook plummets, says report Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    The habits of a teenager are fickle, but a new report shows that teenage usage of Facebook took a sharp drop over the last year.

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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.

  • Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.

  • 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.

Squawk Alley

  • BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen shows future models of the new Blackberry Classic smartphone during a launch event for in New York, December 17, 2014.

    BlackBerry reported disappointing hardware sales, but CEO John Chen said the prospects for the BES12 software business are good.

  • Citigroup thinks Instagram is now worth about 49 times what Facebook paid for it two years ago, raising the value of the combined company.

  • Cuban President Raul Castro listens during the opening of the Caribbean Community Summit, in Havana, on December 8, 2014.

    The move to normalize relations with Cuba will strengthen the Castro "dictatorship," a former U.S. diplomat says.


  • 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.