Mark Little, principal consumer analyst at Ovum, says the Facebook founder had been eyeing up WhatsApp for a while and wants to take advantage of the messaging service's growing audience.
Russia is building its own Silicon Valley known as Skolkovo. CNBC's Brian Sullivan looks at the promise of the planned high-tech facility, and Uber's entrance into the Russian market.
High-net worth money manager Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust managing director, provides insight to his investment strategy and reveals where he is investing his clients cash.
CNBC's Dominic Chu digs into the sub-sectors of the technology industry and shows the top performing internet and software companies.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and PCMag.com Managing Editor Jamie Lendino talk about acknowledged discussions between the two companies.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the appeal of WhatsApp comes down to its scale. CNBC's Julia Boorstin says the app as 450 million monthly active users. CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight on the deal.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on which sub-sectors of the technology sector are outperforming.
FMHR trader Stephanie Link thinks Facebook's story is "very impressive," and explains why she is buying the stock today on its deal with WhatsApp.
Facebook is paying $16 billion for messaging service WhatsApp. Dan Primack, Fortune.com senior editor thinks the telecom companies should be worried, and Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, thinks this is a good deal.
Ben Reitzes, Barclays senior IT hardware analyst, has downgraded Apple from overweight to equal weight, saying that it remains too focused on hardware, specifically iPhones.
Facebook has bought messaging service WhatsApp for $16 billion. Both Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee senior research analyst, and Brian Nowak, Susquehanna senior analyst, are positive on the deal.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on where the technology sector ranks against other sectors.
CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight on the new billionaires of WhatsApp after Facebook announced it is buying the company for $16 billion.
Discussing Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp for $16 billion, with Kara Swisher, co-executive editor of Re/code.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Carl Quintanilla take a look at two social media visionaries, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter's Jack Dorsey.
Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal business editor & columnist, and BuzzFeed president & COO Jon Steinberg, analyze the math behind Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp.
Eric Jackson, founder and managing partner of Ironfire Capital, defends his stance that WhatsApp could have done well by remaining independent.
Chris Baggini, senior portfolio manager at Turner Titan Fund, and Youssef Squali, Cantor Fitzgerald's global head of Internet and media research, analyze the Facebook-WhatsApp deal.
Now that WhatsApp is off the market, CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at what's next for Facebook.
BuzzFeed President and COO Jon Steinberg discusses how Facebook's purchase of the messaging service will affect Twitter.
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.