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Necessity no longer seems to be the mother of invention. The disposable consumer society has facilitated rapid-paced innovation that has blurred the line between good and bad.
Great new ideas are only the first link in a chain that includes government and corporate allies in an economy that supports risk.
What a terrible time to try to sell an innovation. Oh, for the boom years of a decade ago, when investment capital was as plentiful as the dew.
Depending on whom you ask, there's divergence about which entrepreneur, brand, and product is the most innovative — as technology strikes a different chord with each generation.
As the pace of innovation quickens, finding an edge is becoming harder. How can the U.S. nurture innovation?
As the landscape of innovation becomes increasingly global, there's growing concern that the U.S is no longer the leader.
A growing number of parents and educators are leveraging technology to transform grade-school education into a stay-at-home, online experience, partly because of shrinking public budgets and curricula.
Some of the the best tech innovators are college dropouts. Now one of them is paying aspiring ones to quit school and brainstorm. Peter Thiel's fellowship program is now underway.
The city of Charlotte, N.C. and a handful of major companies are hoping cutting-edge technology can show 82,000 workers in the biggest downtown office towers how to save energy
Sharing insight into how the NFL league is faring financially since the recession and the latest on the stadium construction, with Mark Murphy, Green Bay Packers president/CEO and CNBC's Darren Rovell.
Builders cut back on spending by the largest amount in six months in July with sharp reductions in outlays for government building projects.
Breaking down the data on August's ISM manufacturing and July's construction spending numbers, with CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman, and perspective on the U.S. economy, with Stuart Hoffman, PNC Financial chief economist
Could a White House announcement provide a much needed boost to home builders? Insight with Josh Levin,Citi, and Daniel Oppenheim, Credit Suisse.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports new home sales fell in July but there are some local markets ready to rebound.
These mistakes are big, costly and spectacular. What are some of the more notable architectural failures in modern history?
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on today's real estate activity.
Discussing the FAA standoff and why Congress can't get the deal done, with CNBC's Hampton Pearson; Randy Babbitt, FAA Administrator; Jared Bernstein. Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Armstrong Williams, television and radio host.
A look at the slowdown in infrastructure stocks and the construction sector, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research.
President Obama urges Congress to break the impasse over FAA funding and speaks out on the damaging impact the debt limit fight has had on the economy.
Private-sector meteorologists are selling customized weather data to a myriad of enterprises — from agriculture to construction to transportation .