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Described as the engines of growth for Asia's economies, small-and-medium businesses are giving the region a turbo boost.
The Millennial Trains Project plans to transport entrepreneurial young innovators on a cross-country, 10-day train ride in August. And older workers just might be inspired, too.
This family oyster farm was languishing — until two cousins turned it into a cash cow. Here's how they did it.
This company aims to make waiting for a flight more enjoyable with free iPads in airport terminals so travelers can surf the Web and order a snack.
Jodi Berg, CEO of VitaMix, discusses how her high-performance blending machines are stirring up the food industries and growing sales.
Founder and CEO of Urban Compass, Robert Reffkin explains how his company can help renters find reasonably priced apartments in New York City by using new online tools.
How American companies can stay competitive in the global market, with Paul Grangaard, Allen Edmonds; Doug Williams, W. Diamond Group; and Amy Bradley, Toydozer inventor and CEO.
Paul Grangaard of Allen Edmonds, Doug Williams with W. Diamond Group and Toydozer inventor and CEO Amy Bradley discuss secrets of American success.
There are many curiosities along the highway for commuters and vacationers.
As the inventor of Laser Pegs discovered, even a patent may not provide sufficient protection against allegations of idea thievery.
"It really shifts people's perception of what an electric car can do," said Lord Drayson, CEO of Drayson Racing Technologies, on how new technology is changing the auto industry.
Kerry Trainor, CEO of Vimeo, explains consumers and filmmakers now have alternatives to traditional theatrical film releases.
Rachel Haot, City of New York chief digital officer, discusses how the "Big Apple" is fast becoming know as one of the nation's leading tech hubs.
NYC is becoming the largest U.S. city to make businesses provide paid sick time. But the requirement will burden small businesses, critics say.
Michael Buckwald, Leap Motion CEO, explains how the next big tech advance is likely to include a device that allows users to communicate with their computers without using a mouse, keyboard or touch pad.
Scott Eckert, president and CEO of Rethink Robotics, talks about new manufacturing technologies.
Bob Davis, Highland Capital, shares his thoughts on cybersecurity and protecting Internet information. "The small company has to be smart," he added. Davis also reveals what he looks for before investing in the next new startup.
Philippe Laval, WriteThat.Name founder and CEO, explains how his new device helps users automatically update and organize their contact lists.
Ilan Zechory, Rap Genius founder, pitches his company to the "Power Pitch" crew. The website allows users to read interesting annotations on rap lyrics. Greg Selkoe, Karmaloop CEO, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin, discuss their thoughts on the business.
Adam Belanich, David Belanich and Noah Belanich, Joyride Coffee co-founders, discuss their plan to deliver high-quality specialty coffees straight to businesses all over New York City.