For Reid Hoffman, the chairman of LinkedIn, it took less than 30 minutes to earn himself an extra $200 million the New York Times reports.
Pandora Media's lack of profitability didn't stop investors from tuning in to the Internet radio stock, boosting it's price as much as 50 percent in its market debut Wednesday.
Calls outnumbered puts by more than 2 to 1 yesterday, another indication that the sentiment remains bullish.
Helping individuals to make money is the next big trend for investing in online companies, according to one of the early investors in TweetDeck.
Some people will tell you that because the oddsmakers aren't expecting a new iPhone from Apple today, this Steve Jobs keynote isn't a very big deal. They're wrong. This is the most important Apple announcement in recent memory.
While growing computing demand will mean more energy consumption, wider use of cloud computing technology will prove to be a net benefit to the environment over the longer term, say industry watchers.
Stocks sank more than 2 percent Wednesday, following several economic reports that confirmed a struggling recovery and after Moody's downgraded Greece's bond ratings deeper into junk status.
CEOs, financiers and entrepreneurs are mingling and doing deals here at the D9 conference. A few tidbits from the opening hours.
Over the past five years, the average return of the NASDAQ 100 and NASDAQ Composite during the summer months outperformed the Dow and S&P 500.
Internet advertising continues to gain ground — and share of advertisers budgets. Internet ad revenues hit $7.3 billion in the first quarter — a 23 percent increase from a year ago and the highest first-quarter revenue ever, according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau and Pricewaterhouse Coopers.
Yahoo is set to host its 2011 investor day on Wednesday and investors are eager to grill the company. Get all the details from analyst Colin Gillis of BGC Partners.
Colin Gillis, BGC Financial analyst, discusses how he expects Yahoo will addres its 'Alipay' blunder at tomorrow's investor day.
Yahoo's popular email service is getting a long-promised facelift. It's part of the Internet company's attempt to appeal to people who are increasingly using Facebook, Twitter, Google and other online alternatives to communicate.
The Fast Money team was cleaning house at the most troubled tech companies Wednesday. So which beleaguered CEOs should go?
A look at which tech CEOs need to go before their companies can grow, with Colin Gillis, BGC Partners.
Considering Yahoo’s Alibaba brouhaha, should you be more cautious about putting money to work in emerging markets?
Stocks slumped on Monday as technology stocks unraveled, and investors worried that continuing woes over the euro zone debt crisis could put a damper on the economic recovery moved out of riskier assets.
Stocks slumped on Monday as technology stocks unraveled, and investors worried that continuing woes over the euro zone debt crisis could put a damper on the economic recovery.
Stocks closed mostly lower after a volatile week marked by swinging prices of commodities and currencies, as investors wrestled with the implications of a worsening European debt crisis and a global economic slowdown.
Stocks traded lower ahead of the close as the dollar rose, and financial stocks fell amid fears of a worsening European debt crisis.