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Crashing websites and overwhelming data centres, a new generation of cyber attacks is costing millions and straining the structure of the Internet.
Google Capital invested $50 million in the real estate site Auction.com. Co- founder and CEO Jeffrey Frieden, discusses the partnership. CNBC's Diana Olick provides perspective.
Yahoo will stop letting users sign in with Facebook and Goolge IDs. BuzzFeed president and CEO Jon Steinberg, and CNBC's Jon Fortt provide perspective. Steinberg calls the move anti-user.
The Internet behemoth sees an opportunity in commercial real estate through the online marketplace.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
LONDON, March 5- Crashing websites and overwhelming data centres, a new generation of cyber attacks is costing millions and straining the structure of the Internet. On Feb. 10, internet security firm Cloudflare says it protected one of its customers from what might be the largest DDoS documented so far.
Yahoo will stop allowing users access to its various online services by signing-in with their Facebook or Google credentials.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4- Yahoo Inc will stop letting consumers access its various online services, including Fantasy Sports and photo-sharing site Flickr, by signing-in with their Facebook Inc or Google Inc credentials.
eBay rose$. 75 or 1.3 percent, to $59.06. Google rose $12.22 or 1.0 percent, to $1214.91. Groupon Inc. rose$. 23 or 2.7 percent, to $8.68.
Events in Ukraine appear to be improving, but it may only be a matter of time before they take another turn for the worse. Are you prepared?
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4- Apple Inc's Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire and hand the reins to Luca Maestri in September, entrusting to the Italian-born executive a cash pile the size of Vietnam's economy and the difficult task of guiding Wall Street's expectations. The 50- year-old born in Rome is taking over with Apple at a crossroads.
The state of California says the tech giant needs to move its barge—currently parked at Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay—by Friday.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4- Apple Inc's Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire and hand the reins to Luca Maestri in September, transferring financial stewardship of the world's largest technology company to the Italian-born corporate controller. Apple's shares were up 0.6 percent at $530.87.
eBay rose$. 74 or 1.3 percent, to $59.05. Google rose $11.34 or. 9 percent, to $1214.03. Groupon Inc. rose$. 14 or 1.7 percent, to $8.59.
Google's mysterious barge near San Francisco is being forced to move, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
SEATTLE, March 3- Microsoft Corp on Monday put pugnacious pollster and political adviser Mark Penn in charge of strategy but left company watchers uncertain what exactly his new role will entail.
eBay fell$. 46 or. 8 percent, to $58.31. Google fell $12.96 or 1.1 percent, to $1202.69. Groupon Inc. rose$. 14 or 1.7 percent, to $8.45.
SEATTLE, March 3- Microsoft Corp on Monday signaled a more aggressive approach to marketing and public relations with the appointment of pollster and longtime corporate adviser Mark Penn to the new role of chief strategy officer. He joined Microsoft full time in 2012..
March 3- Bill Gates has returned to the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, as rising stock markets swelled the ranks of billionaires, which included a record number of women.
Visa requests allowing overseas nationals to work in the U.S. could reach record levels in 2014.