March 10- Eduardo Vivas, an executive in charge of shaping one of LinkedIn's biggest revenue generators, plans to leave, a company spokeswoman confirmed on Friday. It accounted for $1.8 billion of $3 billion in total revenue in 2015, the last full year of financial results before Microsoft Corp acquired the company last year for $26.2 billion.
Pluralsight raised $30 million at a valuation exceeding $1 billion as developers flock to the site to learn the latest on cloud computing.
Tech giants must re-examine the unintended consequences of their platforms on society, say big tech executives.
Microsoft has never bought a company the size of LinkedIn, but its struggle to integrate previous mega-purchases suggests challenges are ahead.
Microsoft's deal to buy LinkedIn will finally allow the social platform to compete with other tech titans, says LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner.
The software giant will acquire the professional networking site in an all-cash deal.
This was key in LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner seeing a brighter future for the social media giant.
Just what kind of impact is the company's mobile growth having?
Nov 1- Professional social network LinkedIn Corp topped Wall Street's third-quarter profit and revenue targets, as advertising rates increased and sales from its hiring services nearly doubled.
When I interviewed Jeff Weiner last summer on my show, it was the first time he was on CNBC. It obviously wasn’t about the massive IPO that’s all the buzz today. It was the first Friday in June, so I asked him on to get his insight about hiring ahead of the jobs report that month.
Despite the popularity for LinkedIn right now, is it possible to make money on the company? Finding valuation in the social media company, with David Menlow, IPOfinancial.com; John Aiken, ITG Investment Research; CNBC's Julia Boorstin & Bob Pisani.