Never before have so many analysts transparently taken positions, publicly attacking those they disagree with. None of this is good for democracy.There is no equivalent in Australia of the Tea Party that has wreaked havoc upon the Republicans in the United States. Not yet anyway.But there is at the
Study up on your Christmas Carol lyrics — you never know when Amy Poehler is going to stop and quiz you on the street! A handful of lucky…
Andreessen Invests in Bitcoin ‘Wallet’ Coinbase at $140 Million Valuation
Despite headlines that tie bitcoin to online black markets and speculative investments, many in Silicon Valley see bitcoin as a technological breakthrough akin to email or the Internet itself. The latest example: Coinbase, one of the better-known "bitcoin wallets."
Facebook's Instagram app is launching photo and video messaging, just months after Snapchat, an app popular with teens, spurned a $3 billion Facebook bid.
With 'Direct,' Instagram digs in on a key metric: Attention
Social media habits are shifting. Instagram's Kevin Systrom wants his service to be where the people are going, not just where they are.
FORTUNE -- Twenty months ago, almost to the day, Facebook (FB) acquired the rapidly growing social network Instagram for a then-staggering sum: $1 billion. The fi
Online distribution means the little guys can compete with the major studios, and some big players are starting to take notice.
By Melissa Locker
FORTUNE -- There's no denying that videogames are big business. Grand Theft Auto V sold $800 million in one day, helping it hit $1 billion in sales faste
The iPhone's October upswing came before any news of a China Mobile deal.
FORTUNE -- Amid almost daily signs that a distribution deal between Apple (AAPL) and China Mobile (CHL) is imminent comes the attached chart from Hong Kong-based Counterpoint Research. It shows that even without the formal en
Out of the 13% of ChangeWave members who plan to buy a tablet, 72% plan to buy an iPad.
FORTUNE -- 'Tis the season to buy a tablet -- preferably an iPad -- according to a 451 Research ChangeWave report obtained by Fortune. Among the findings of a November survey of 2,480 ChangeWave m