• Remote monitoring and Infection using FinSpy.

    Some governments are using sophisticated, off-the-shelf computer espionage software to target political dissidents.

  • These Major Facebook Investors Recently Sold Stock Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 4:02 PM ET
    Peter Thiel, founder of the Theil Foundation and is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist.

    Major investors of public companies are required to disclose when they buy and sell stock. A few have done so for Facebook, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Apple iPad

    The rumored iPad mini, as it has been called, is likely to be more popular than its full size predecessor, and could likely outsell the full size iPad two to one, Moorhead said.

  • President Obama took to Reddit, a social news website, to answer readers' questions, and boy, did they have questions!

  • Pandora Well Positioned for Mobile Growth: CEO Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 5:03 PM ET

    Pandora Media should see continued growth in its mobile revenues as marketers spend more on mobile ads, the company’s CEO Joseph Kennedy told CNBC’s "Closing Bell."

  • Samsung Strikes Back With Its Galaxy Note 2 'Phablet' Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 3:32 PM ET
    A visitor tries out the new Samsung Galaxy Note II smartphone at the Samsung stand at the IFA 2012 consumer electronics trade fair on August 30, 2012 in Berlin, Germany.

    Samsung added to its holiday lineup of phones and tablets Wednesday, including the a refreshed version of the Galaxy Note "phablet."

  • Samsung Galaxy 10.1 Note Phablet

    Apple might have scored a key courtroom victory against Samsung late last week, but the fight is hardly over between the two tech giants.

  • When Chief Executives Share Company News on Facebook Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 11:09 AM ET

    RealNetworks, an online media pioneer, told employees it would lay off 14 percent of the staff. But instead of trying to keep it private, the founder posted the news to his Facebook page.

  • Equinix Banking on Growing Online Traffic     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 8:20 PM ET

    Brian Lillie, Chief Information Officer, Equinix says his company is banking on growing traffic in mobile, internet video & cloud computing to drive its business. He adds that Equinix is exploring opportunities in India, Indonesia and South Korea.

  • Yahoo's Mayer Finds Her Chief Marketing Officer Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 12:48 PM ET
    Kathy Savitt

    Yahoo is bringing in a new chief marketing officer as the troubled Internet company tries to burnish its image and revive its revenue growth under recently hired CEO Marissa Mayer.

  • Samsung Vows to Push Back Against Apple Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 12:31 PM ET
    Visitors inspect Samsung Electronics Co.'s Galaxy S II smartphones at the World IT Show 2011 in Seoul, South Korea, on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.

    Samsung will fight Apple's efforts to ban sales of some of its smartphones in the U.S., the Korean electronics partner said on Tuesday, according to a report.

  • Active in Cloud, Amazon Reshapes Computing Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Within a few years, Amazon.com’s creative destruction of both traditional book publishing and retailing may be footnotes to the company’s larger and more secretive goal: giving anyone on the planet access to an almost unimaginable amount of computing power.

  • Samsung Case Puts Apple Closer to Google Fight Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 10:17 AM ET
    Google Inc. unveiled a $199 handheld computer called the Nexus 7 that features a 7-inch screen and is designed to help the company vie with Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com Inc. in the surging market for tablets.

    Steven P. Jobs minced no words when talking about Android, Google’s mobile operating system, which he saw as too similar to the iPhone’s. He told his biographer, Walter Isaacson, that Android was “a stolen product” and said, “I’m willing to go thermonuclear war on this.”

  • What a Mini iPad Could Do for Apple Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 7:55 PM ET
    iPad Mini

    Just how big can the iPad market get? As investors parse the rumors of a new mini-iPad launch from Apple this fall, that's got to be the main question.

  • New Apple iPad Mini to Debut in October: Report Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 1:40 PM ET
    Apple Store

    The tablet wars are heating up. Apple's so-called "iPad mini'' is scheduled to debut in October, according to a news report.

  • Corporations Still Spending on IT: VMware CEO Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    Although the macro environment remains uncertain, companies continue to invest in IT infrastructure, VMware’s outgoing CEO Paul Maritz told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Monday.

  • The AOL corporate headquarters on Broadway in New York City.

    AOL said it will buy back $600 million of stock and announced a cash dividend of $5.15 per share.

  • What's Behind the Tech Rally? Not Just Apple Sunday, 26 Aug 2012 | 6:57 AM ET

    Apple has been the story in U.S. tech this year. The stock is up nearly 64 percent, helping lead the sector to a 19 percent gain year-to-date versus an 11 percent rise for the broader S&P 500. But enterprise IT companies have also had an impressive run.

  • Facebook

    Facebook wants to improve its 'horri-bad' Android app. The way to do it? Make Facebook employees use Android phones, The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Amazon Adds NBC Shows to Streaming Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 3:01 PM ET

    Amazon is adding NBC shows to its roster of free videos that can be watched online by customers who pay $79 a year for unlimited free shipping on goods bought at the online retailer, whose shares hit an all-time high Friday.

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