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  • Virtual Reality Technology Now in Your Face Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 11:41 AM ET

    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.

  • Spotlight: Clean Tech Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 1:00 PM ET
    Better Your Business - A CNBC Special Report

    Our special report shows how success is about new investment, new applications, and new markets — smart growth driven by innovation and excellence.

  • Venture Capital Investment Strategy Changing Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 12:44 PM ET

    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.

  • Why a Corporate Tax Cut?     Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Debating whether corporations need a tax cut, with Robert Reich, fmr. Labor Secretary, and Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity.

  • SEC Regulations Backfire?     Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 7:28 PM ET

    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.

  • Battle of the Economic Plans     Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    TJ Rodgers, Cypress Semiconductors CEO, discusses President Obama's economic policies, and whether Mitt Romney will be bullish for business.

  • Poll: Why Go to WEF in Davos? Sunday, 22 Jan 2012 | 5:08 PM ET
    Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski dances with his wife Jolanta at the Gala soiree of the World Economic Forum in Davos 29 January 2005.

    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?

  • Incubators Help Power Revival of the Startup Monday, 14 Nov 2011 | 9:26 AM ET

    Years after the dotcom bust, capital is again flowing to needy entrepreneurs, but the funding structure is very different.

  • Assessing Corporate Balance Sheet Strength     Monday, 31 Oct 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    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.

  • UK Q2 Sales Down But Hiring 1200: CEO     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 2:25 AM ET

    "We are well-placed to increase our share in the UK market," Ian Cheshire CEO of Kingfisher, told CNBC.

  • Bank on Capital Raise?     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Discussing the drop in financials and the and the need for banks to raise more capital, with Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO.

  • European Banks Under Pressure     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 3:19 PM ET

    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 Completes Capital Hike Consortium Tuesday, 5 Apr 2011 | 1:02 AM ET

    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.

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