Starbucks' deal with Square could be the biggest threat Visa and MasterCard have ever faced, says one TheStreet.com contributor.
Groupon launched free online analytics that help merchants gauge the effectiveness of their deals on the digital platform.
Until recently, investors had been all too eager to pour millions into any Web start-up with rapid growth, regardless of whether it made money or even had plans to do so down the road. But after Facebook’s rocky initial public offering and flameouts at Zynga and Groupon.
Entrepreneurs no longer view taking their company public the pinnacle of success, SecondMarket's CEO told CNBC.
A look ahead at key trends to watch—from the rise of cannabis businesses to the mounting pressure on digital deal platforms. With a fiscal deal signed, is the uncertainty finally over?
CNBC's Kate Kelly rounds up the top IPO trends of 2012, the largest year in dollar volume since 2007, and what investors can look forward to next year.
From tax hikes to disruptive technologies, key issues entrepreneurs faced in 2012.
Investors should watch a near half-year takeover drama for struggling electronics retailer Best Buy as a proxy for the M&A market headed into 2013.
Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Checking the charts on JC Penney and Groupon after a tough year for both stocks, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Steve Cortes, Veracruz.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg reveals the name of the CEO he thinks did the worst job in 2012. (5:02)
CNBC's Herb Greenberg reveals his worst CEO pick for 2012. And the winner is...
Zach Smith is co-founder and CEO of Boomerang, a startup that uses Facebook as a venue for gift giving.
As the end of the holiday shopping season quickly approaches, procrastinators may be scrambling for gift ideas that don't scream 'I bought this an hour ago.' We found 13 gift ideas that may save the day.
Pizzeria owner Mark Tramontana offers a cautionary tale for franchisees about the potential benefits and pitfalls of digital discount platforms. Is Groupon the new piggy bank for cash-starved entrepreneurs?
Where are employees most satisfied in their jobs? Beer tasters at Sam Adams? Photographers at Playboy? Shoppers for Saks? Mickey at Disneyland? No, Facebook.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the latest details of the struggling company's plans to revive growth.
Taking a look back at the best moments from this week's Mad Money, including Cramer's explanation of Twitter, a stock joke and what he orders at Starbucks.
LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter forecasts.
Find out what Wall Street pros had to say about retailers in this CNBC.com Stock Blog Roundup.