| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:19 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The running joke at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference was that the arctic temperature in the room was to keep Mark Zuckerberg from sweating up a storm on stage.
The event organizers could have turned up the heat.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:51 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Wall Street likes Facebook. It really, really likes Facebook.
Shares are soaring on heavy trading volume after a blowout second quarter in which Facebook reported a huge surge in mobile advertising sales. Suddenly analysts are doing a...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Mark Zuckerberg is having a pretty good week. After Facebook stock reached its highest price in a year, the company's CEO and owner of 425 million shares finds himself $3.7 billion richer....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Facebook Inc.'s shares are surging after the social network reported a 53% increase in revenue and strong advertising growth in the second quarter.
The social network reported profit of $333 million, or 13 cents a share, on revenue of $1.81 billion. For...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:34 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Blazing hot messaging start-up Snapchat has soared to 350 million messages a day, up from 200 million in June.
The Los Angeles company, which has raised about $73 million in funding, has only grown in popularity since Facebook...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:07 PM
The most popular ice cream flavors are named after foods you can actually eat. Strawberry, chocolate, mint chip (even though it tastes like tooth paste) and chocolate chip are favorites. But what about an ice cream flavor meant to taste like Facebook?...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
For the past year or so since Walgreens began pushing its Balance Rewards card, I have steadfastly refused to sign on. Every time I go to the check-out it becomes a conversation. "Do you have a Balance Rewards card?" No. "Would you like to sign up for...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio is in the midst of a multiday money run through California, raising cash for his reelection campaign and meeting with the wealthy donors the Floridian must cultivate if he hopes to run for president in 2016 or beyond.
| Aug 15, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
No, “Jobs” doesn’t reach the heights of “The Social Network.” Few movies do.
Yet this biopic delivers a powerful lesson via an OK movie: That people can change the world if they don’t let others...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Facebook Inc. fixed a programming error last week that allowed users to post on any other user’s timeline regardless of privacy settings, a flaw that a hacker was able to exploit to post on Mark Zuckerberg’s profile even though the two weren&...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has announced a partnership called Internet.org designed to deliver Internet access to the billions of people around the globe.
Whether it's born out of noble intentions to create a more equitable world or simply...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
There's a hushed mysticism in the voice of Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck) as he describes his escape from jail to the bartender of a Texas juke joint. "I used to be the devil," he says, until a "higher calling" possessed him. And one day, he called out his...