Small-business owners' confidence edged up just slightly in February, but Main Street is showing signs of a surge in optimism or hiring.
Fortune 500 brands flock to the South by Southwest festival, hoping to up their cool factor or even find the holy grail -- viral buzz. But they know they have to do more than just slap their name on a party with free tacos and beer to do it.
Facebook shares are lagging their social media peers this year. But one former bear expects the stock to rise longer term.
Foursquare is pushing to expand its local search business and its discount programs to attract new users, CEO Dennis Crowley said Monday.
Though South By Southwest is famous for being a launch pad for social networks like Twitter and Foursquare, physical products are in the spotlight this year. Wait, talking sneakers?!
Unloved technology stocks are set to soar, Fort Pitt Capital's Kim Forrest says.
Days before Samsung unveils its new Galaxy smartphone Thursday, there's been no shortage of rumors about the device.
Algorithms are growing ever more powerful but they are not always up to deciphering the ambiguity of human language and the mystery of reasoning. They are being asked to be more humanlike in what they figure out.
Another Wall Street analyst cuts estimates on Apple. There may be more to come in the short-term, but this could be a bottoming process. TheStreet.com reports.
Clara Shih, "The Facebook Era" author, discusses what it was like to be mentored by Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, and weighs in on how women can redefine their positions in the workplace.
Sheryl Sandberg helped build Facebook into a multibillion-dollar company. Now, she wants to build a new women's movement. USAToday reports.
Six months after showing a series of eye-popping kicks on Google's YouTube, Havard Rugland, the 28 year old Norwegian social worker, is getting legitimate looks from the National Football League.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports why Google's newest gadget is snatching up a majority of the headlines at the "South by Southwest" conference. (2:13)
Two publishing industry groups are opposing Amazon.com request to own new domain names, The Wall Street Journal reported.
One analyst has told CNBC that 2013 could well be the year robots become a force to be reckoned with.
Big investors have fallen in love with Google and analysts see the stock climbing to $1,000.
"I saw someone who was clearly a genius," said Digital Sky Technology's Yuri Milner says of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
Stocks finished higher across the board Friday with the Dow setting a new record high and all three major averages up more than 2 percent for the week, boosted by a stronger-than-expected monthly government payrolls number.
There has been the distinction between physical and electronic works--books, songs, movies--since digital goods became widely available a decade ago, but it is now under attack, both in the courts and the marketplace, reports The New York Times.
U.S. stock futures added to gains Friday following a stronger-than-expected monthly government payrolls number, putting the Dow on track for another record high.