Archive Technology: Companies

  • Obama Uses Reddit to Make Final Plea as Polls Close

    President Barack Obama took to Reddit one more time before polls close to ask members of the Reddit community to cast their vote.

  • News Corp. Braces for Backlash at Shareholder Meeting

    News Corp. is "well positioned for growth" despite "significant challenges due to economic headwinds," its COO said Tuesday, shortly after the media company reported better-than-expected quarterly results.

  • Randi Zuckerberg

    While Silicon Valley cannot be deemed simply "Democratic" or "Republican," those involved in the tech scene in the Valley share a common denominator when it comes to deciding who they will vote for on Tuesday, said Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media.

  • Apple May Drop Intel Chip for Macs: Report

    Apple is trying to replace Intel processors in its Mac computers with a chip that more closely resembles the chips it uses in its iPhone and iPad, according to a report.

  • Title of Hong Kong’s Favorite Brand Goes to…

    Hong Kong may be synonymous with designer boutiques and luxury retail outlets, with names such as Louis Vuitton and Prada crowding the city, but local consumers appear to be far less image conscious, if their favorite brands are any indication.

  • Apple shares have tumbled 18% from their record high of $705 — causing many to wonder whether the company has lost its mojo.

  • Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    On the heels of corporate raider Carl Icahn accumulating a chunk of Netflix shares, the streaming video company adopted a shareholder rights plan — a poison pill.

  • Is Disney's Animation Back on Track?

    Disney Animation’s ‘Wreck-It Ralph,’ opening in 3,700 theaters, is expected to rule the box office, and gross somewhere in the $45 million range.

  • Facebook to Users: Check-In and Get Free WiFi

    Facebook is trying out a new feature that will allow users to access free WiFi once they use the 'Check-In' feature on their Facebook page.

  • Apple Moves to Launch Music Service, Pandora Plummets

    Pandora's CEO remains upbeat about competition in the mobile-music space despite the fact that tech titans like Apple, Google and Microsoft are moving in. Everybody smile!

  • LinkedIn Soars on Revenue and Earnings Growth

    LinkedIn’s focus on professionals is working: The company reported better-than-expected third quarter results and raised its revenue guidance for the whole year.

  • Without Power, Silicon Alley Goes in Search of New Digs

    In the wake of Sandy’s aftermath, startups based on New York City have had to relocate to keep operations running. With so many Silicon Alley offices located in Lower Manhattan, where power has been out for days, finding a remote hideout with wifi has been critical.

  • UK Court to Apple: Say Sorry Like You Mean It

    Apple's never been one for apologies, so when a UK court ordered the tech giant to issue a public apology to Samsung, Apple took the opportunity to poke fun at Samsung while following court orders.

  • One of the smartest and most influential Apple analysts, John Gruber of Daring Fireball, predicts that the iPad Mini will become the best-selling iPad.

  • Apple Will Reveal More Than Just Smaller iPad at Event: Report

    A decision to fire Scott Forstall, the leader of mobile software development, means the departure of a high-ranking proponent of the visual design style for software favored by Steve Jobs.

  • A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.

    Looks like Apple's Siri, the voice-controlled digital assistant, just got some stiff competition on its own turf, the iPhone.

  • Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Netflix shares jumped more than 20 percent on Carl Icahn’s disclosure that he’s amassed a 10 percent stake in the streaming video company.

  • Facebook Drops as Employees Sell Shares

    The lockup period expired on 229 million shares, which caused the stock to drop more than 4 percent, on higher-than-average volume, though it has recovered a bit.

  • Apple Sells Out of White iPad Minis During Pre-Orders

    I've had a bit of time to play with the new iPad mini, and my goal isn't to give you a comprehensive review — there are plenty of gadget sites for that. As CNBC's tech correspondent, my goal is to look at this from an investor's perspective.

  • Iger, Lucas Weigh in on Disney's $4 Billion Lucasfilm Acquisition

    The surprise acquisition of Lucasfilm by Disney Tuesday will certainly shake up the film world, but the deal also looks set to have substantial ripple effects in other parts of the entertainment industry.


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  • Anita Balakrishnan

    Anita Balakrishnan is a news associate covering Apple, consumer technology and breaking business news.

  • Michelle Castillo CNBC

    Michelle Castillo is a reporter for CNBC Digital, covering advertising and media.

  • Ari Levy

    Ari Levy is's senior technology reporter in San Francisco.

  • Harriet Taylor

    Harriet Taylor is a technology reporter based in San Francisco. She covers Apple, Uber and the sharing economy, cybersecurity and emerging Silicon Valley trends.

  • Julia Boorstin

    Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of's Media Money section.

  • Jon Fortt

    Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.

  • Josh Lipton

    Josh Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.



  • Executive Editor, Recode; Host, Recode Decode podcast; and Co-Executive Producer, Code Conference. Re/code is part of the CNBC network.

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