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LinkedIn Follows Twitter, Shocks Social-Media Investors
Linkedin

LinkedIn Follows Twitter, Shocks Social-Media Investors

Another day, another roller coaster ride for social-media stocks.
Twitter's Shares Jump on Takeover Rumors
Mergers and Acquisitions

Twitter's Shares Jump on Takeover Rumors

At least one report says that the company has hired advisers to rebuff a takeover bid.
Pinterest Made a Deal With Employees That Could Rock the Startup World
Compensation and benefits

Pinterest Made a Deal With Employees That Could Rock the Startup World

The change could be a boon to startup employees if other big private companies follow suit.
GoDaddy's IPO Could Value the Company at Up to $2.87 Billion
IPO

GoDaddy's IPO Could Value the Company at Up to $2.87 Billion

The web hosting company's shares are expected to be priced between $17 and $19 each.
With Stock Tanking, Box Founder Responds to Complaints
IPO

With Stock Tanking, Box Founder Responds to Complaints

Box's stock price is the victim of confused analysts, Aaron Levie says.
Everett Rosenfeld
5 Steps to Getting Your Employees On Board With Stock Options
Compensation and benefits

5 Steps to Getting Your Employees On Board With Stock Options

When introducing the benefit of stock options, it's important to be transparent with your team to maximize buy-in and trust.
Jason Kulpa
Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup

The latest on Apple, Tesla and why your search for love may be putting your employer in cyber security danger.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
SEC Probes Suspicious BlackBerry Trading
SEC

SEC Probes Suspicious BlackBerry Trading

A spike in trading in BlackBerry options took place hours before Reuters reported that Samsung was in talks to buy the Canadian smartphone maker.
Just-Launched 'Robinhood' App Allows Users to Buy and Sell Stocks for Free
Stocks

Just-Launched 'Robinhood' App Allows Users to Buy and Sell Stocks for Free

The stock market is the latest industry to be democratized by the startup sphere.
Geoff Weiss
Apple Stock Tumbles Amid Unusual Trading
Apple

Apple Stock Tumbles Amid Unusual Trading

The stock briefly suffered its largest price drop in at least three months.
Cyber Ring Stole Corporate Secrets for Gaming U.S. Stock Market
Security

Cyber Ring Stole Corporate Secrets for Gaming U.S. Stock Market

The operation is said to have compromised sensitive data about dozens of publicly held companies.
This Burger Chain's Share Price Doubled in Its First Day After IPO
IPOs

This Burger Chain's Share Price Doubled in Its First Day After IPO

It's the most successful debut by a fast casual restaurant chain in the United States this year.
Court Says Zynga Co-Founder to Face Lawsuit
Legal Issues

Court Says Zynga Co-Founder to Face Lawsuit

Allegations say the creator of FarmVille breached his duty of loyalty to shareholders.
Entrepreneurs Pump Brakes on IPOs Amid Investor Uncertainty
IPOs

Entrepreneurs Pump Brakes on IPOs Amid Investor Uncertainty

Volatile market conditions have investors thinking twice, and companies pushing back their plans to go public.
Katie Roof