Social Media


  • Instagram cashes in on ad biz   Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:42 AM ET
    Instagram cashes in on ad biz

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom about their decision to ramp up their photo and video advertising business.

  • Facebook's Instagram aspirations   Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Facebook's Instagram aspirations

    Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and CNBC's Jon Fortt discuss Instagram's growth rate and Facebook's plan for the photo service.

  • You can now get Facebook's Graph Search on mobile Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:38 PM ET
    New Facebook Search includes the ability to search for posts and photo captions.

    Nearly two years after Facebook introduced Graph Search the social network is finally bringing it to mobile, re/code reports.

  • Twitter a show-me stock: Trader   Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 12:46 PM ET
    Twitter a show-me stock: Trader

    Discussing Twitter's nearly 5% decline today, with Stuart Frankel's Steve Grasso, and the "Fast Money" traders.

  • Facebook's incredible ad advantage   Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 11:04 AM ET
    Facebook's incredible ad advantage

    Hany Nada, GGV Capital co-founder, discusses Mark Zuckerberg's comments about Apple and ad-supported services. Nada says Facebook's ad effectiveness is 10 times better than anyone else.

  • Snapchat for CEOs? Anonymous messaging app launched Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    An Irish entrepreneur has launched an anonymous messaging app aimed at the business elite, with messages that self-destruct in 24 hours.

  • Supreme Court to consider Facebook threats case Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 6:22 AM ET
    People wait to enter the U.S. Supreme Court, Nov. 10, 2014.

    The Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media.

  • Beliebers to Twitter: Get your hands off Shots! Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:33 PM ET
    Justin Bieber

    When CNBC reported that Twitter had been in talks with selfie-sharing app Shots, fans of Justin Bieber lit up Twitter with disgust.

  • Twitter overhaul needed: NYT's Bilton   Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 11:17 AM ET
    Twitter overhaul needed: NYT's Bilton

    "The fact that the CFO can't use the product properly tells us something," says Nick Bilton of The New York Times, discussing Twitter CFO Anthony Noto's tweet fail. Bilton also weighs in on potential acquisitions.

  • Facebook shuttle drivers vote to unionize Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 9:38 AM ET

    Facebook shuttle bus drivers voted Wednesday to unionize to get better pay and working conditions, which could lead other service workers to unionize.

  • Crowdfunding your next lawsuit Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    judge holding gavel, Gavel, judge courtroom

    LexShares is a service that allows users to crowdfund certain cases against bigger competitors.

  • Viber's new service lets you spy on celebs’ chats Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:59 AM ET
    Viber Public Chats

    Internet phone app Viber has launched a social media platform that allows users to peek in on celebrities' conversations.

  • Facebook launches new app for groups Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 2:08 PM ET
    Facebook Group app

    Facebook will release a new standalone app dedicated to its group messaging and sharing feature, reports Re/Code.

  • Do Facebook ads deliver value?   Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 11:34 AM ET
    Do Facebook ads deliver value?

    Discussing Facebook's ad platform, Nate Elliott, Forrester, shares his thoughts on whether brands are getting the return they're looking for from the social network.

  • Facebook's big move into your work communication Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    Facebook is piloting an enterprise solution that helps employees collaborate, sources tell CNBC.

  • #Bling ring: Bloomingdale’s Twitter-ready bauble Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 2:54 PM ET
    Khai Khai Diamond Hashtag Ring

    Luxury retailer Bloomingdale's is selling an 18-karat gold ring, prominently emblazoned with a 1 carat diamond hashtag.

  • Snapchat to let you send money to friends Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 3:38 PM ET
    Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel speaks during the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in San Francisco, Oct. 8, 2014.

    Snapchat unveiled Snapcash, a payments feature that allows users to send and receive money from friends through the app’s private messaging service.

  • Analyst satisfied with Costolo, Twitter a 'buy'   Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Analyst satisfied with Costolo, Twitter a 'buy'

    Bob Peck, SunTrust analyst, says his firm rated Twitter's analyst day an "A-" overall, saying the company's vision and strategy became clear.

  • Shark O'Leary: Twitter debt radioactive waste   Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 11:30 AM ET
    Shark O'Leary: Twitter debt radioactive waste

    After Twitter debt was assigned "junk" status, investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," explains why he wouldn't touch the junk debt.

  • Twitter's Facebook frustration   Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    Twitter's Facebook frustration

    Discussing Twitter's valuation and long-term strategy, Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, says Twitter is clearly frustrated they are not getting a Facebook valuation.

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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.


  • 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.