Moonpig confirms $1.6 billion float as London prepares for a busy year of tech IPOs

LONDON — Online card retailer Moonpig has confirmed that it plans to go public on the…

China-EU deal boosts Beijing’s goals to stay in global tech scene but rely on the U.S. less, professor says

SINGAPORE — China's investment deal with the European Union could pave the way for Beijing's "dual…

WhatsApp delays privacy update over user ‘confusion’ and backlash about Facebook data sharing

Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty ImagesWhatsApp has delayed a privacy policy update that caused confusion…

GitHub head of HR resigns after investigation into firing of Jewish employee over Capitol riot comments

Trump supporters stand on the U.S. Capitol Police armored vehicle as others take over the steps…

YouTube stands alone as other social media providers race to deplatform Trump

Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube.Michael Newberg | CNBCWhen it comes to social media and President Trump,…

How to use your iPhone to get in shape and stay healthy

Apple announces new app for health studies.Suorce: AppleApple's main selling point for the Apple Watch is…

How Miami Mayor Francis Suarez is luring tech players from Silicon Valley and New York

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez speaks to the media during the annual hurricane preparation exercise at the…

Parler’s de-platforming shows the exceptional power of cloud providers like Amazon

Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services.CNBCGetting kicked off Amazon Web Services is rare, but it…

Facebook blocks users from creating new events near White House, Capitol and state houses

Facebook's logo displayed on a phone screen and keyboard.Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto via Getty ImagesFacebook said…

Doing business with Apple means you probably can’t tell anyone about it, as Hyundai learned

Steve Proehl | Corbis Unreleased | Getty ImagesHyundai confirmed in a short statement last week it…

High-end smartphones signal company’s innovation

SINGAPORE — Samsung is due to launch its newest Galaxy smartphones on Thursday and these pricey…

Chinese driverless car start-up WeRide raises $310 million in funding as competition heats up

A car equipped with WeRide autonomous driving technology in Guangzhou, China.WeRideGUANGZHOU, China — Chinese driverless car…

U.S. vehicle safety agency asks Tesla to recall 158,716 older vehicles over touchscreen glitches

Customers look at a Tesla Motors Inc. Model X electric vehicle on display at the company's…

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey admits internet companies have too much power and praises bitcoin as a model to change that

CEO of Twitter Jack Dorsey testifies remotely during the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee hearing…

Snapchat will terminate Trump’s account on Jan. 20

Evan Spiegel, CEO of SNAP Inc.Stephen Desaulniers | CNBCSnap will permanently terminate the Snapchat account of…

Okta CEO says Parler was ‘not even trying’ to suppress terrorist threats

Okta co-founder and CEO Todd McKinnon on Wednesday defended the company's decision to cut ties with social…

Shopify just made a $2 billion windfall on Affirm IPO, six months after their partnership

Shopify founder and Chief Executive Officer Tobi Lutke smiles after the company's IPO at the New…

Amazon pushes into education with new academy in India

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos with Amazon India Chief Amit Agarwal during the Amazon's annual Smbhav event…

Apple iPhone maker Foxconn teams up with Chinese automaker Geely to make cars for other companies

The Foxconn logo is displayed on a Foxconn building in Taipei on January 31, 2019.Sam Yeh…

Scammers claim to sell doses on dark web for bitcoin

A man receives a dose of the Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a vaccination site…

Google suspends Trump’s YouTube account, disables comments

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai gestures during a session at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in…

Bitcoin is a good savings ‘Plan B’ for Black investors, says Isaiah Jackson

Bitcoin pro Isaiah Jackson told CNBC on Tuesday that the cryptocurrency is a key way to…

NFL’s playoff openers see solid ratings, Nickelodeon’s game draws 2 million viewers

Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints dives in the end zone to score a…

Amazon’s ad business will gain the most share this year, according to analyst survey

Jeff Bezos, CEO, AmazonMark Ralston | AFP | Getty ImagesAmazon will be the leading share gainer…

How to use Signal, the private chatting app Elon Musk told people to try

Facebook's WhatsApp is changing its privacy policy on Feb. 8, when it will begin to share…

Zoom plans $1.5 billion share sale at 10 times its IPO price

Zoom founder Eric Yuan speaks before the Nasdaq opening bell ceremony on April 18, 2019 in…

Signal and Telegram downloads surge after WhatsApp says it will share data with Facebook

studioEAST | Getty ImagesDownloads of privacy-focused messaging apps Signal and Telegram got a boost as users…

Frito-Lay plans three Super Bowl ads to highlight new products and football stars like the Manning brothers

Promo for Frito-Lay Super Bowl commercial.Frito-LayFrito-Lay said it's planning three Super Bowl ads next month, including…

Nasdaq-listed Chinese video platform Bilibili files for Hong Kong listing to raise over $2 billion

The Bilibili booth is pictured during the 2019 Yangtze River Delta International Cultural Industries Expo at…

Facebook, Google, Microsoft pause political contributions after riot

Tech companies including Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft announced Monday they are pausing contributions from their…

Conservative social app Parler drops offline after Amazon withdraws support

A general view of the the Parler app icon displayed on an iPhone on January 9,…

Black users turned social app Clubhouse from drab to fun

Black artist Bomani X has been one of the key innovators of voice-chatting app Clubhouse, and…

Amazon to drop Parler from its web hosting service, citing violent posts

Parler CEO John Matze joins CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" on July 2, 2020.CNBCAmazon has pulled…

Apple removes Parler from App Store in wake of U.S. Capitol riot

Apple CEO Tim CookSpencer Platt | Getty ImagesApple removed Parler, an app popular with Trump supporters,…

Trump tweets from POTUS handle account, says looking ‘at the possibilities of building out our own platform’

U.S. President Donald Trump makes a fist during a rally to contest the certification of the…

Twitter bans Michael Flynn, Sidney Powell and other QAnon accounts

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testifies remotely via videoconference in this screengrab made from video during a…

Chinese search firm Baidu to create an electric vehicle company as tech giants jump into auto space

The Baidu Inc. logo is displayed on the company's headquarters on July 3, 2019 in Beijing,…

Trump acknowledges election result in first tweet after ban lifted

President Donald Trump shared his first message on Twitter since being locked out of his account…

Michelle Obama calls on Facebook and other social media platforms to ban Trump permanently

U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during the Democratic National Convention (DNC) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.,…

YouTube says it will move more quickly to suspend channels posting videos claiming widespread voter fraud

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaks during the opening keynote address at the Google I/O 2017 Conference…

Facebook will block Trump from posting at least for the remainder of his term

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday said the company would block President Donald Trump from posting…

Banking software start-up Mambu raises $135 million at a $2.1 billion valuation

A sign hangs from a branch of Banco Santander in London, U.K., on Wednesday, Feb. 3,…

Roblox raises $520 million ahead of planned direct listing

A rendering of the in-game action from the hit Roblox game "Jailbreak."Source: RobloxRoblox, the kids online…

Twitter pledges to take action on any calls for violence as U.S. Capitol locks down

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testifies remotely via videoconference in this screengrab made from video during a…

Apple touts record App Store holiday sales as tensions with software companies rise

A customer exits after picking up Apple's new 5G iPhone 12 that went on sale, as…