Yahoo's board has agreed to buy Tumblr, the popular blogging service, for about $1.1 billion in cash, a person with knowledge of the agreement told The New York Times.» Read More
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The company said at least one reporter gained access to data on Goldman Sachs after complaints were made. The NYT reports.
The special committee of Dell board of directors is seeking more details on Carl Icahn's proposed offer for the computer maker.
There's a burgeoning digital content market for a generation that's taking to iPads before they can walk.
Colleges are beefing up business competitions for students. These contests are key to meeting investors and mentors. Success stories include GrubHub. What's the next, hot company?
Electronic Arts surprised the Street with impressive guidance. The video game industry could get a boost from the next generation of consoles.
Investors are overlooking Facebook's potential at their own peril, Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors said Thursday on CNBC.
The network of thieves who drained ATMs around the world of $45 million in mere hours sent ripples through the security world, raising fears more thefts may be in store.
While hardware companies were once considered too risky to invest in, advancements in technology have made the space much more appealing.
Facebook is in advanced talks to acquire Israeli mobile satellite navigation start-up Waze for $800 million to $1 billion, business daily Calcalist reported on Thursday.
Hardware startups are on the rise and are getting serious attention from venture capitalists looking to place bets.
For better or for worse (probably for worse), cheating on your spouse just got a little easier.
The advocacy group created by Mark Zuckerberg and others to push for immigration reform has bankrolled TV ads endorsing some conservative stands, prompting an outcry from liberals.
Shares in Barnes & Noble surged on Thursday after a report that its partner Microsoft is considering an offer to acquire all of Nook Media's digital assets.
Intel is trying to compete in the mobile game. Its new Silvermont chipsets could give the chip maker a boost, but that's not going to happen anytime soon, reports TheStreet.com.
CEO Tim Armstrong keeps trying new things, but until his many acquisitions start to make money, the company's stock price will continue to tumble.
Electronic Arts will develop and publish new Star Wars video games around the world under a multi-year exclusive licensing deal with Walt Disney announced late Monday.
Syria's Web appears to be almost completely down, according to the cybersecurity firm Umbrella.
Hackers on Tuesday launched cyberattacks that affected websites in a planned campaign called "Operation USA."
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