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Two industry watchers disagreed over whether social media stocks' drubbing this week served as an opportunity or a warning sign.
Shares of LinkedIn fell 20 percent in early trading on Friday, wiping out more than $6 billion of market value.
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Twitter's problems are linked to marketers' reluctance to use direct response advertising, which prompt immediate action. The NYT reports.
Yelp posted lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, sending the company's shares down 15 percent in extended trading.
"Who knows where we're going next?" That's what Mark Zuckerberg asked in his first interview with CNBC, in 2004.
Twitter announced that it acquired an online advertising company called TellApart. Among its investors: the guy who runs Twitter.
Facebook has launched video calling through its Messenger app, in a move that puts it in competition with the likes of Microsoft's Skype.
Twitter's decision to change the way it scores advertisements has disrupted its core business, analyst Ronald Josey tells CNBC.
The challenge facing Periscope isn't user interest or support from its parent, Twitter. It may come down to usage and speed.
Twitter's early earnings release made for an unexpected headache as the company faced reaction to a disappointing quarter, CEO Dick Costolo said.
As Nepal grapples with the aftermath of a devastating quake, technology giants are helping some breathe a sigh of relief amid the chaos.
Despite Facebook's revenue miss, the social media site wields enormous power, analyst Ivan Feinseth tells CNBC.
Investors should not sell Facebook’s stock based on its latest revenue miss, CNBC’s Jim Cramer says.
After criticism of its 10b5-1 program, including by CNBC's Jim Cramer, the company quits the sales and the stock price goes up.
Twitter announced that it will allow privates messages for all users internationally. The NYT reports.
Traders may get a big move when the social media giant reports earnings after the bell on Wednesday.
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The first-quarter battered many companies, but mobile and video have helped spark continued growth for Facebook, an expert said.
A new twitter homepage designed to entice new users to join is live, reports Recode.
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Investors are being picky with social media stocks given recent earnings releases.
LinkedIn's disappointing guidance is tied to growing pains and won't prevent long-term growth, UBS' Eric Sheridan says.
The Avengers franchise is one of the few series that still get audiences to pay top dollar at the box office, Gitesh Pandya tells CNBC.