The chief executive of wireless hotspot provider ICOA said his company has never had acquisition talks with Google and is contacting authorities about a "hoax" press release on Monday that said Google acquired his company for $400 million.
One stock that saw a surge of interest, and high trading volume, during Friday’s abbreviated trading session was Research in Motion. Shares closed up over 13% on the day, following an analyst’s upgrade and upward price target revision to $15.
An upcoming U.N. gathering about Internet oversight is raising alarms from a broad coalition of critics, including the U.S., tech giants such as Google and rights groups, concerned that changes could lead to greater efforts to censor Web content and stifle innovation in cyberspace.
Google is planning to roll out a Google-branded touchscreen model Chromebook, according to a report.
Holiday shopping is sometimes a "survival of the fittest" activity, according CNBC's Julia Boorstin. She looks at some of the more offbeat online retailers who make it more bearable.
Young Wall Street analysts, who are mostly not permitted to use social media at work, are finding ways to get around the corporate firewalls.
The big three tech-related names in today’s headline hit the skids following third-quarter earnings reports but recently held key technical levels. TheStreet.com reports.
CNBC's Seema Mody explains which tablet device will be on the top of consumers' wish lists. What does Twitter reveal?
Apple's iCloud suffered an outage over the weekend and apparently its issues lingered into Monday.
Don’t be too quick to dismiss the report that Yahoo's Marissa Mayer and Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg have discussed a new search deal between their two companies.
For many people, a crippling fear of failure prevents them from committing their time, energy, and money to pursuing a dream.
Plenty of smartphone and tablet apps can save you money, but many more can also save you time — and during the holiday season, time is money.
Being in the Billion-Dollar Club limits how, and if, a start-up can get out. For one thing, when you’re the most expensive product on the shelf, very few companies can afford to buy you.
Holiday shoppers with a tablet computer on their gift list this year might be forgiven for feeling a bit overwhelmed. This year, it's no so simple to make a choice.
Google reported sales of more than $4 billion in Britain last year. It paid less than $10 million in taxes. The NYT reports.
Google may be toying with the idea of getting into the wireless business, according to a report.
Nick D'Aloisio, founder of Summly, a mobile phone app aimed at transforming how users consume news, chats with CNBC's "Squawk Box."
Amazon.com started shipping a larger version of its Kindle Fire HD tablet computer on Thursday. Here's a look at how it compares with the iPad and other tablets with similar screens.
Would you rather lose your health benefits or spend a night in jail? Most people choose ... JAIL!
Government demands for user data worldwide from Google have "increased steadily," the search giant says in a new report: "One trend has become clear: Government surveillance is on the rise."