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Andrew Pickup, Asia Pacific COO at Microsoft tells CNBC that it's extending Microsoft's range of Office 365 products and plans to add 46 new markets.
Pretty soon, Apple's iOS devices may not need charging cables. Wireless power, here we come – assuming that Apple doesn't sit on this patent, The Christian Science Monitor reports.
Apple and Microsoft have both unveiled new software and hardware this month and now Google, the other tech giant, is taking the stage to show-off its latest and greatest products.
Matt Cohler, now a general partner at Benchmark Capital, was one of the first five Facebook hires. He talked to CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” about Facebook’s focus and the growing importance of mobile.
The National Geographic Channel is preparing to beam tweets into space, in response to the "Wow! signal," a transmission received from space.
For consumers seeking safer roads and more fuel-efficiency, automated vehicles that rely on sensors — not humans — for driving are the next big thing in automotive technology. Google and General Motors recently announced new developments.
In its early days, Facebook was dominated by men, and women employees were left to fend for themselves, said Katherine Losse, an ex-Facebook employee and author of a new book about Facebook's culture.
Parents can now use an array of tools to keep up with the digital lives of their children, raising new quandaries. Is surveillance the best way to protect children? Or should parents trust them to share if they are scared or bewildered by something online?
Zynga is still raking in hundreds of millions of dollars from sales of virtual cattle and fish, and from other games like poker. But in recent months, the company has run into trouble as investors and game players alike have cooled on the company’s game lineup.
Dozens of banks that were involved in the initial public offering will be allowed to publish a detailed analysis of the company publicly for the first time.
From Facebook's company-obsessed culture to its rowdy company parties, a former employee is airing some of the social network's dirty laundry in a new book that was released Tuesday.
Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg is joining the social network's board of directors, the company announced Monday.
Facebook must really want users to use their messaging system. The social network has changed users default email on their profiles to one that ends in @facebook.com.
Flipboard CEO Mike McCue shot down rumors Monday that his company was for sale, but added he would "never say never to an acquisition," and also said that he sees his company and Twitter working closer together.
The long-rumoured Google Nexus 7 tablet may have been leaked, according to reports. Gizmodo Australia said it had viewed a training document for the device, which is said to run a Tegra 3 chip and sport Jelly Bean, the latest version of Google's Android mobile OS.
Around the time the iPad came out more than two years ago, Microsoft executives got an eye-opening jolt about how far Apple would go to gain an edge for its products.
Trade on Egypt’s stock market was suspended as stocks were surging on Monday but even so the market closed 7.6 percent higher, the first reaction to the announcement of Mohamed Mursi as Egypt’s new President. The surge places the index among the world’s best performers once again.
A long-awaited announcement on Sunday afternoon declared Mohammed Morsi, the candidate of the Muslim Brotherhood’s political wing, as the winner of Egypt's first free presidential election.
Apple Stores stores take in more money per square foot than any other United States retailer. But most of Apple’s employees, who sell those iPhones and MacBooks enjoy little of that wealth. The New York Times reports.
Is Microsoft making its own smartphone? Yes and no.
Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
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