• Can This Company Become the New Disney? Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 3:58 PM ET
    Angry Birds

    Rovio, the maker of the wildly popular Angry Birds game, has stolen a few pages from Disney's playbook. And it just might work.

  • Facebook Beefs Up PR Team As IPO Approaches Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 2:39 PM ET

    Facebook is bulking up its communications teams as it prepares to cope with the increased spotlight of being a public company, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Bans on Streaming at Work Target Bandwidth-Eating Sites Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 11:51 AM ET

    With employees hogging the Internet networks at work with heavy video and audio files unrelated to their jobs, more companies are shutting off streaming sites or limiting access.

  • Layoffs Loom at Yahoo     Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 11:06 AM ET

    Yahoo is cutting about 2,000 jobs to preserve the company's ''core business'' and to reach $375 million in annualized savings, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Natural Gas Prices to Go Lower: Commodities Pro Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 2:13 AM ET

    Natural gas prices could fall dramatically because supply is so strong in the market that demand cannot keep up, according to Torsten Dennin, managing director at Natural Resources.

  • Video Streaming Goes Social With Denso App Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 2:50 PM ET
    Denso allows a user to create personlize video channels by connecting social media accounts.

    With websites constantly throwing new video content at us, there's no question that our consumption of online streaming is growing. But all that content can be hard to filter through, creating a problem that a small app maker hopes to fix.

  • King iPad 'May Not Make Sense' for Everyone? Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 7:58 AM ET
    Apple iPad

    “I got a little caught up in all of the hype…but when I brought my $600 purchase home, I was a little underwhelmed,” says one tech blogger.

  • Microsoft on White Space Technology     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 8:37 PM ET

    Dan Reed, Corporate VP for Technology Policy, says the white space technology is not going to pose itself as a competition to the existing technology, but as a complement instead. The technology is used in spots not covered by wifi or has a high user-demand.

  • U2’s Bono Invests in Dropbox Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 4:53 PM ET

    U2’s lead singer Bono and band guitarist The Edge have invested in the cloud storage start-up company Dropbox.

  • Why Apple's Going to $1001, Analyst     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Topeka Capital Markets' Brian White explains why he has a $1001 price target for Apple and expects the company to eventually top $1 trillion in market value.

  • Hogs Love Soybeans, You Should Too: Analysts Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:06 AM ET

    As we wave goodbye to a volatile first quarter, analysts believe soybeans are now a good bet thanks to strong demand in Asia.

  • Groupon

    Groupon shares tumbled after-hours after the daily-deals site reduced its revenue for the fourth quarter, which clipped earnings by four cents a share, due to customer returns.

  • Start-Up Snatchly Is a Pinterest for Porn Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:35 PM ET

    Snatchly, a Pinterest like start-up website, seems to have found a way to get guys into "pinning" pictures by, you guessed it, making the site a "virtual pornboard."

  • Case Based in China Puts a Face on Persistent Hacking Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:13 PM ET

    A breach of computers belonging to companies in Japan and India and to Tibetan activists has been linked to a former graduate student at a Chinese university — putting a face on the persistent espionage by Chinese hackers against foreign companies and groups.

  • RIM Earnings Miss; Several Executives Resign Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 5:56 PM ET
    RIM Headquarters

    Research In Motion reported quarterly earnings and revenue that missed analysts' expectations and announced the resignations of several senior executives, including former co-CEO Jim Balsillie.

  • Apple's logo on a wall of an Apple store

    Foxconn, which manufactures more than 40 percent of the world’s electronics for such companies as Apple, Dell, Amazon and others, has pledged to sharply curtail the number of working hours within its Chinese factories and significantly increase wages, a move that could improve working conditions across China.

  • Yahoo Board Director Weighs in on Proxy Showdown Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    With Yahoo’s stock not moving the needle over $20 since mid-2008, CEO Scott Thompson is facing a massive proxy showdown with hedge fund honcho Dan Loeb, who owns a 5.8% stake (over $1 billion ) in Yahoo through his company, Third Point.

  • Applied Materials In the Chips Thanks to Mobile: CEO Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 2:43 PM ET

    Applied Materials CEO Michael Splinter is thankful for the explosion in tablets and smartphones because that goes right to his company's bottom line.

  • Spotify Extends Unlimited Free Trial in U.S. Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 1:41 PM ET

    Spotify today removed the five track playback limit on its free service in five European countries and has announced it will extend the unlimited free listening trial in the U.S.

  • Smartphones now account for nearly 50 percent of all U.S. mobile subscriptions, according to a new report.

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