Shares of Twitter closed up nearly 12 percent Monday after the company said it was buying Gnip and announced a key hire from Google.» Read More
“Fifty Shades of Grey,” an erotic novel by an obscure author that has been described as “Mommy porn” and “Twilight” for grown-ups, has electrified women across the country, who have spread the wordon Facebook pages, at school functions and in spin classes, the New York Times reports.
Zynga has been slow to capitalize on the Words with Friends audience, but it's planning to rectify that quickly.
The crew from Google's Android team was huddling late last month to put the final touches on an idea.
While it might run counter to most people's common sense, the hottest trend in the video game industry these days is giving away games for free.
Forecasting elections based on the Twittersphere is a tweet in progress. For now, social media is better used by candidates to mobilize their communities, rather than to predict election outcomes.
Shelby Clark, founder of RelayRides, created a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace while living in Boston without a car. The company launched nationwide Monday.
One of the biggest questions leading up to the release of Apple's new iPad was what the new tablet would be named. Would it be the iPad3, the iPad HD or follow in the footsteps of the latest iPhone and inherit an "S" at the end and be called the iPad2S ?
As tablet prices drop and new versions land in stores, families are trading up and passing their castoffs to children and grandparents.
CNBC's Jon Fortt has details on Apple's new iPad, including a 5 megapixel camera and new retina display. "What Apple is really trying to do, is present the iPad now as a content-creation powerhouse not just a content-consumption device," he says. "And that could possibly threaten the PC a little down the line."
Apple is expected to unveil the next generation iPad in San Francisco today.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan charts Apple's impact on the tech sector and discusses how much Apple really matters, with Howard Silverblatt, S&P's senior index analyst. Also, CNBC's Herb Greenberg explains how Nuance is tied to Apple.
Discussing the best features in Apple's new iPad, with CNBC's John Carney, and Scott Stein, CNET.com., and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Apple's new 4G LTE iPad to start at $629, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Apple's new iPad has a retina display.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the latest details on Apple's new television box which will support 1080p.
CNBC's Jon Fortt has a preview of what Apple plans to unveil today at its product event.
Mike Splinter, CEO, Applied Materials , says the firm's first quarter order books are turning up much stronger than expected. The company has announced dividend increase from 8 to 9 cents and a $3 billion share buyback plan over the next 3 years.
Cypress Semiconductors shares were halted late Tuesday after the company lowered its first-quarter guidance.
The stock of Internet radio company Pandora took a hit after the bell after earnings fell short of analysts' estimates Tuesday.
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Matt Hunter is the senior technology editor at CNBC.com.
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.
Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.
Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.
Mark is CNBC's Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bureau Chief covering technology and digital media.