On Tuesday the tech world learned that Zynga had laid off five percent of its full-time workforce and had plans to scale back on its Austin, Texas studio as it looked to cut costs.
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer announced via Twitter Thursday that the company has acquired the start-up Stamped.
U.S. companies have in general reported better-than-expected profits for the third quarter. Yet some of the biggest U.S. multinationals are exhibiting signs of weakness, prompting concerns that dark times are coming.
Microsoft showed off its upgraded operating system, Windows 8, at an event in New York on Thursday.
Adobe Systems is bringing the cloud and "big data" to digital marketing, CEO Shantanu Narayen told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.
Microsoft's new Surface tablet trumps its competition because it is the only tablet that can be used for both work and entertainment, said Steven Ballmer, Microsoft's CEO.
Here's what makes Microsoft's Windows 8 so important: It might be the PC's best chance to maintain its dominance in computing.
The man often credited as being the father of Internet defense says it's still unclear where a recent wave of hacking attacks targeting the U.S. financial industry are coming from.
Mark Pincus struck a chastened tone, kicking off the company’s earnings call with the acknowledgment that things haven’t been going as planned at Zynga.
If you bought the third generation iPad in the last 30 days, you may be able to exchange it for its latest version that was announced Tuesday.
Zynga hit analysts' targets with its latest quarterly results and announced a $200 million stock buyback. Shares jumped after-hours.
Business software firm SAP is seeing double-digit growth as it invests in cloud computing, data solutions and mobile — areas that are seeing massive growth, co-CEO Bill McDermott told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday.
Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein is focused on the next generation of entrepreneurs at its inaugural Builders and Innovators Summit in Newport Beach, Calif.
Facebook dispelled fears Tuesday that its mobile advertising business was failing.
Hackers picked the one day of the year they knew they could inflict the most damage on the world’s biggest oil producer, Saudi Aramco — and U.S. intelligence officials believe the attack came from Iran. The New York Times reports.
Nintendo trimmed its annual profit outlook Wednesday by almost one-half as a strong yen and diminished console sales weighed on earnings while it readies the launch of the successor to the hit Wii console, which it hopes will reboot earnings growth.
It’s official. Facebook is serious about making money, and its turning its mobile problem—mobile growth was eating into margins—into an opportunity.
The social-networking giant reported its revenue jumped 32%, topping expectations, helped by gains in mobile. “We’re still seeing stable and good growth," one analyst said.
The video-subscription service reported its revenue rose in the third quarter, hitting analysts' target, but its streaming forecast fell short of expectations.
Apple unveiled the iPad Mini, as expected, with a price tag starting at $329 for a 16 gigabyte tablet. The tech giant also introduced a fourth generation regular iPad starting at $499.
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Chinese firms have been pouring money into Silicon Valley, joining a slew of financiers seeking to participate in the latest boom.
Amazon.com posted a loss that was wider than Wall Street expectations, pushing shares lower in extended-hours trading.
Mark Cuban, who made his fortune as an Internet entrepreneur, tells CNBC "it's not 1999 all over again by a long shot."
"Our goal is to get as close to the experience the surfer is having," says the head of a pro surfing organization.
Though Apple posted profits that beat expectations, investor Roger McNamee found reason to throw cold water on the tech giant.
The Apple-IBM partnership also greatly benefits both companies, says Roger McNamee, founding partner of Elevation Capital.