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21 Sep

Eventbrite gains 60% in its market debut

With its first-day gains, Eventbrite's IPO is one of the biggest opening-day pops in recent months.

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21 Sep

This is Amazon's new microwave that uses Alexa

Amazon announced a microwave that works with Alexa on Thursday, and CNBC had a chance to take a quick peek.

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21 Sep

Bahrain sees 'growing interest' from Chinese tech firms

Chinese tech companies are recognizing that Bahrain is a great hub for e-commerce, says Simon Galpin of the Bahrain Economic Development Board.

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21 Sep

Amazon just showed how serious it is about owning the smart home — and made Apple look slow

Besides the seemingly endless number of new products introduced on Thursday, Amazon's launch revealed that it's not only serious about owning the smart home but it can run an exciting event.

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21 Sep

Chinese tech stocks were meant to challenge FANGs — but $168 billion has been wiped off their value

A collective $168 billion has been wiped off the BATs — Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent — thanks to a cocktail of factors from the U.S.-China trade war to concerns over valuations and regulatory crackdown from Beijing.

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21 Sep

One of Silicon Valley's most outspoken investors has decided he doesn't want to be a traditional VC

The comments shed light on a tumultuous few months for Social Capital. It's lost a handful of executives, spurring speculation about a mass exodus. 

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21 Sep

Apple's iPhone XS and XS Max go on sale globally

Lines were short outside Apple's flagship London store but longer in other locations like Singapore.

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21 Sep

Nvidia shares fall after Morgan Stanley says the performance of its new gaming card is disappointing

Morgan Stanley says the gaming performance of Nvidia's latest graphics cards is below its expectations.

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21 Sep

Facebook said to test new dating feature in Colombia with safeguards to prevent stalking

Facebook reportedly testing new dating feature with safeguards to prevent stalking and encourage meaningful connections. The country-wide test is running in Colombia.

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21 Sep

Tesla Model 3 earns perfect 5-star NHTSA safety rating

All of Tesla's production vehicles have at some point earned perfect safety scores from Tesla

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21 Sep

Micron shares tumble after chipmaker says Trump's China tariffs will hit profitability

Micron Technology shares fell 3 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after CFO David Zinsner said that the company's gross margins would suffer due to President Donald Trump's latest round of tariffs on Chinese imports.

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21 Sep

Adobe closing in on acquisition of software company Marketo for about $5 billion, sources say

Adobe is nearing an acquisition of Marketo, sources said. Private equity firm Vista bought Marketo for $1.8 billion in 2016. Adobe will pay substantially more, the people said.

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21 Sep

Stifel hikes its AMD price forecast nearly 80%, predicting big profit gains for chipmaker

Stifel increases its price target to $38 from $21 for AMD shares, citing strong demand for its new products. 

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21 Sep

Tesla loses another exec: VP of supply chain management Liam O'Connor

Tesla is losing another exec, making this the 42nd to leave the firm in 2108.

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21 Sep

Morgan Stanley says buy Amazon shares due to its big grocery opportunity

Morgan Stanley reiterates its overweight rating for Amazon shares, saying customer data from its brick and mortar stores will lead to more sales. 

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21 Sep

Why Alibaba's Jack Ma doesn't want you to be like him

Jack Ma says he doesn't consider himself "legendary." Rather than follow him, people should try to carve their own way, Alibaba's billionaire CEO said Thursday.

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21 Sep

Amazon is about to unveil some new gadgets at an event in Seattle

Amazon is holding a special hardware event in Seattle. Earlier this week, CNBC reported that the company plans to unveil new Alexa-powered gear, including audio equipment, a gadget for cars and a microwave oven, this year.

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21 Sep

GoPro launches its first live streaming camera

GoPro has been outfitting its flagship adventure cameras with shareable, social-focused features like easy uploading and unique video formats in an effort to revive sales.

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