Even with this week's weakness, Amazon.com stock has been outperforming rival retailers though it will likely face a fairly volatile trading day after it reports.» Read More
Foursquare knows people are up in arms about privacy which might be why it made some of its new privacy changes optional.
Apple will speed up its product upgrade cycle in 2013, giving the company's stock a big boost, market experts said on CNBC.
The practice of short selling, betting that stock will fall to profit from the decline, has declined, according to research firm Markit, and this trend is much more pronounced in Europe than it is in the U.S.
An Iranian partner of Huawei offered to sell embargoed HP computer equipment to Iran's largest mobile-phone operator, documents show.
As more people use their mobile devices to access their bank accounts cyber attacks are on the upswing, McAfee's Michelle Dennedy told CNBC.
In the wake of the Instagram backlash, growing privacy concerns may spur social media companies to rethink advertising-based revenue models.
One journalist points out that when companies are at the top of their game, they need to become extra vigilant. "That’s when technology companies need to be worried," he says.
China unveiled tighter Internet controls on Friday, legalizing the deletion of posts or pages which are deemed to contain "illegal" information.
Apple CEO Tim Cook's 2012 compensation package of $4.17 million is a huge cut on paper for the top executive of the most valuable U.S. corporation.
More Android and Apple iOS devices were activated on Christmas Day than on any other day in history, according to Flurry, a mobile analytics firm.
Hewlett-Packard said the Justice Department has notified the firm that it has opened an investigation into Autonomy.
The trick to investing in the fast-moving tech sector is to catch the red flags -- and know when to fold 'em.
“I don’t think there’s any fundamental problem with Apple,” Techonomy Conference founder David Kirkpatrick tells The Daily Ticker.
Amazon.com remained the best website for shopping online, one survey found.
Apple has obtained three new patents that could change the face of portable devices, as well as those made by other companies.
Facebook's Instagram has been hit with what appears to be the first civil lawsuit to result from changed service terms that prompted howls of protest.
Facebook's privacy settings can be confusing, just ask Mark Zuckerberg's sister, Randi Zuckberberg.
An outage at one of Amazon's web service centers hit users of Netflix on Christmas Eve and was not fully resolved until Christmas Day.
Even if BlackBerry 10 succeeds, it still probably won't reverse Research In Motion's profit decline.
Shares of RIM fell on Friday on fears that a new fee structure for its high-margin services segment could put pressure on the business.
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"Our goal is to get as close to the experience the surfer is having," says the head of a pro surfing organization.
Though Apple posted profits that beat expectations, investor Roger McNamee found reason to throw cold water on the tech giant.
The Apple-IBM partnership also greatly benefits both companies, says Roger McNamee, founding partner of Elevation Capital.