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While the commercialization of nuclear fusion takes baby steps into its fourth decade, the next-generation of fission plants could be supplying power within a few years.
Talking to computers like Captain Picard on “Star Trek: The Next Generation” has been a longtime dream among techies. But with new advances including the Apple iPhone 4S Siri, better speech recognition is within reach.
The digital revolution has gone far beyond the Internet, smart phone and GPS device in your vehicle. And though these devices have made life and work faster and easier, that may not be all for the good.
The success of the 3-D movie “Avatar” and the popularity of super-realistic video games are bringing virtual reality and its cousin, augmented reality, to the entertainment forefront.
Our special report shows how success is about new investment, new applications, and new markets — smart growth driven by innovation and excellence.
Many investors are shifting funds from capital-intensive alternative-energy technologies, such as solar panels, to lower-cost ventures focused on energy efficiency and “smart grid” technologies that automate electric utility operations.
Debating whether corporations need a tax cut, with Robert Reich, fmr. Labor Secretary, and Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity.
The SEC is putting the finishing touches on a draft of new regulations, but will more regulations choke business and strangle investment? David Hirschmann, US Chamber of Commerce, weighs in.
TJ Rodgers, Cypress Semiconductors CEO, discusses President Obama's economic policies, and whether Mitt Romney will be bullish for business.
The annual meeting of the world's power brokers in Switzerland tackles some big subjects and attracts a lot of media attention but so what?
Years after the dotcom bust, capital is again flowing to needy entrepreneurs, but the funding structure is very different.
When you look at corporate earnings, things appear to be getting better, 70 of reported S&P 500 firms have beaten estimates. But does this mean that corporate America's balance sheets are out of the woods? Peter Kaufman, Gordian Group president, weighs in.
"We are well-placed to increase our share in the UK market," Ian Cheshire CEO of Kingfisher, told CNBC.
Discussing the drop in financials and the and the need for banks to raise more capital, with Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO.
Discussing Europe's debt problems; the transaction tax proposal, and what's ailing banks, with Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, and Ed Groshans, Height Analytics.
Intesa Sanpaolo has formed a consortium to manage the capital hike it could approve on Tuesday, a source close to the matter said on Monday, as the race to boost capital buffers intensifies.