• OMG! Is this the end for texting? Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    With Facebook forking out $16 billion for WhatsApp, could 2014 be the year when most of us give up on texting?

  • HP's Whitman: PC market definitely getting better Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:03 AM ET
    Meg Whitman

    HP CEO Meg Whitman told CNBC on Friday that she sees "brightness" in the PC market despite more negative forecasts and a move toward cloud computing.

  • Amazon gets its TV box ready, again Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 8:39 AM ET
    Jeff Bezos

    Industry sources say Amazon is getting ready to launch a Web TV box that would compete with Apple TV and Roku's line of products.

  • Is WhatsApp deal a reason to short Facebook? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 4:57 PM ET
    Kevin O'Leary

    Kevin O'Leary, star of "Shark Tank," is not hitting like on Facebook's $19 billion purchase of messaging service WhatsApp.

  • Apple looks an awful lot like Microsoft: Pro Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 1:35 PM ET
    An Apple store in San Francisco

    Ben Reitzes of Barclays has been bullish on Apple for the past 10 years, but that changed Thursday.

  • Why Facebook valued WhatsApp at $16 billion Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:59 AM ET
    Facebook buys WhatsApp for $16 billion.

    Having trouble wrapping your head around Facebook's deal for WhatsApp? Just think of it like a big Instagram, one analyst tells CNBC.

  • Google’s prototype phone tackles 3-D sensor tech Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 4:27 PM ET
    Google's Project Tango prototype phone

    Google announced a new initiative on Thursday that aims to bring 3-D sensor technology into a new series of prototype Android smartphones.

  • Did investors miss the message on BlackBerry? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    BlackBerry Messenger

    WhatsApp's massive purchase price suggests Blackberry's BBM has real value. But Blackberry may not have what it takes to harvest it.

  • High-tech toys  Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    From robotic fish to karaoke machines, here are some of the coolest and most high-tech toys showcased at Toy Fair 2014 in New York City. CNBC's Kelli Grant reports.

  • What Facebook isn't saying about WhatsApp Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 3:27 PM ET
    WhatsApp on phone with facebook logo

    WhatsApp is going to have to make some changes if Facebook is going to profit from its $16 billion purchase, industry experts say.

  • Bitcoin's got the 'Winkdex,' but needs a lot more Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 1:37 PM ET
    Screen from Winkdex.com

    Bitcoin probably will need more than a little Winklevoss buzz to restore the cachet it has lost through some high-profile embarrassments.

  • Facebook buys WhatsApp: A desperate move? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 6:54 AM ET

    Facebook's staggering $16 billion acquisition of WhatsApp has stunned some industry watchers who see the move as a sign of sheer "desperation."

  • Bitcoin investor fury at Mt Gox delays Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    Bitcoin investors were left frustrated Thursday as a planned resumption of withdrawals from major exchange Mt Gox hit a hitch.

  • Nokia may buy Juniper Networks: Report Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 3:55 PM ET
    A sign stands outside the headquarters of Nokia Oyj in Espoo, Finland.

    As activist investors circle the American networking company, the Finnish phone maker considers a purchase to build its network business.

  • Cybercrime hits US companies harder: Report Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    U.S. businesses have been hit the hardest financially by cybercrime compared with other countries around the world, according to a new report.

  • First bitcoin ATM coming to the US Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 9:03 AM ET
    A user scans a QR code on a smartphone, transferring bitcoins into their digital wallet.

    Robocoin on Thursday is unveiling its first bitcoin ATM in the U.S., in Austin Texas.

  • An outrageous price for WhatsApp? Hang on ... Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 8:49 AM ET
    WhatsApp screens for Android

    Everyone is outraged over the $19 BILLION Facebook is paying for messaging service WhatsApp but here's what they're missing, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • MasterCard, Visa deal may bring tap-to-pay to life Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 12:39 PM ET
    A customer pays at a register with a smartphone application.

    MasterCard and Visa announced a plan to endorse a mobile payments tech that could bring the idea of using your phone to tap-to-pay for purchases back.

  • The big winners in the WhatsApp deal Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    WhatsApp screens for Android

    More than just the founders of WhatsApp win big in the $16 billion deal with Facebook.

  • Top picks at this year's toy fair Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 1:18 PM ET
    A scene from the American International Toy Fair in New York, February 16, 2014.

    CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant gets the scoop on toys bound to be on a lot of kids' radar.

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