• 'Government Surveillance Is on The Rise,' Says Google Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    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."

  • Microsoft Changes Password System to Deter Skype Hacks Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:01 PM ET

    Microsoft has updated the password-resetting process for its Skype service after it was revealed that a flaw in the system made users' Skype accounts vulnerable to hacking.

  • Why Facebook's Lock-Up Surge Won't Last Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 12:58 PM ET

    The fact that Facebook's stock jumped after shares were unlocked Wednesday doesn't really matter because the share price will ultimately take a hit because the social network still has a big mobile advertising problem, said Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, Wednesday.

  • McAfee Not a Suspect in Murder Case: Belize Police Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 10:50 AM ET

    The murder mystery involving John McAfee, the founder of the software company McAfee, keeps getting weirder.

  • Samsung Trounces Apple in Smartphone Sales Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:29 AM ET

    Samsung sold more smartphones than Apple in the third quarter of 2012, as consumers postponed purchases in anticipation of the iPhone 5, new research showed on Tuesday, while Nokia slipped down the rankings to be overtaken by Blackberry maker Research in Motion.

  • Advanced Micro Says No Plans for Sale: Report Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:26 PM ET

    Advanced Micro is not planning a sale of the company or any significant asset sale, according to a report.

  • Cisco Beats on Earnings, Outlook Is On Target Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:20 PM ET

    The computer-networking giant reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations and its outlook was in-line with expectations. Shares rose after-hours.

  • This Could Be the End of PC Era: Pro Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 4:59 PM ET

    The departure of Windows Chief Steven Sinofsky from Microsoft is another sign that the PC market is dying and the software company isn't needed in a computing market dominated by smartphones and tablets, said Dan Niles, senior portfolio manager at AlphaOne Capital Partners.

  • Can Nokia Take On Google and Apple Maps? Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    Nokia is aiming to be a bigger player in mobile mapping services with a new cloud-based service, the company’s CEO, Stephen Elop, told CNBC’s "Street Signs."

  • Tech Titans' Tablet Wars     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    Discussing whether Google is waging a tablet war by making laptops, with Todd Haselton, TechnoBuffalo, and Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies.

  • Here's the Chatter on Why Sinofsky Left Microsoft Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    The departure of Windows chief Steven Sinofsky from Microsoft caught many by surprise, especially since the company just launched the most significant revamp of its operating system ever.

  • Emerging Nations Step on the Gas, Drive Oil Demand Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 4:44 AM ET

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) cut its forecast for global oil demand in the fourth quarter, citing weakness in Europe and the impact of Hurricane Sandy in the U.S., but saw strong demand in emerging countries where oil demand is set to grow at its fastest pace in almost two years.

  • Apple Stores Most Productive US Shops Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 3:58 AM ET

    Apple stores are the most productive shops in the US according to new research that suggests the most effective use of retail space is selling expensive products that are occasional purchases for well-off consumers, the FT reports.

  • Initial Public Tweet: Twitter, Square Mull IPOs Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 6:47 PM ET

    While neither Twitter nor Square consider an IPO their ultimate goal, it will be a "milestone" for each company, said Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter and CEO of Square. Plus, why he gave up on plans to be a massage therapist.

  • Microsoft is releasing the first security patches for its Windows 8 operating system and Windows RT Tuesday.

  • Rumor Has It: Apple Said to Already Eye iPhone 5S Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 11:51 AM ET

    Now that Apple has updated most of its computing devices, new rumors are already beginning to circulate that the tech giant will soon begin trial production of an "iPhone 5S."

  • For decades Live Nation owned Ticketmaster has dominated the ticket sales industry in sports, concerts and other live events - but now a threat could be waiting in the wings.

  • Apple's Stumbles: Bumps in the Road or More Serious? Saturday, 10 Nov 2012 | 7:13 AM ET

    Apple has had a a brutal two-week stretch that began with a worse than expected earnings report, and sent its stock swan-diving into bear market territory.

  • Priceline’s Plan: Paddle Kayak Overseas Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Priceline.com’s $1.8 billion acquisition of Kayak Software may be its last for a while, Jeffery Boyd, Priceline.com CEO, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Friday.

  • Our Big Bet on Mobile Is Paying Off: eBay CEO Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 11:29 AM ET

    After making a big bet on mobile several years ago, eBay CEO John Donahoe told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” that the gamble is paying off with the company able to monetize the same on mobile as it does on the Web.

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