• Jan 23- Kimberly-Clark Corp is set to increase advertising and promotional spending for its diapers and launch new products in an escalating war with bigger rival Procter and Gamble Co in North America. Industry analysts say moms are either going upscale and choosing Pampers or going down-market with Luvs, both P&G brands, leaving Kimberly-Clark's mid-tier...

  • Electrifying heavy duty trucks  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 11:17 AM ET

    Ian Wright, Wrightspeed CEO and Tesla co-founder, is applying the Tesla electric car model to heavy duty trucks and other commercial vehicles.

  • Microsoft unveils the 'HoloLens'  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 11:18 AM ET

    "I've never seen anything like it," says wired senior writer Jessi Hempel, discussing Microsoft's "augmented reality" HoloLens project.

  • Glenn Hutchins, North Island Advisory chairman, discusses the impact of Moore's law, as technical devices get smaller and smaller and become integrated into people's lives.

  • TEL AVIV, Jan 22- Israeli technology firms catering to the country's disabled war veterans are exploring ways to bring their innovations to the mass market with applications that make mobile phones easier to use. Israel, with its thriving start-up scene and large number of military veterans, is a natural incubator of technology for the disabled, some of which is...

  • Best case for Windows 10  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 11:07 AM ET

    Discussing the release of Microsoft Windows 10 and how they will rebuild the credibility they lost with Windows 8, with Rahul Sood, Unikrn CEO.

  • ARMONK, N.Y.— IBM's fourth-quarter net income dropped 11 percent as revenue in most categories continued to decline, and its outlook for the year disappointed investors. IBM has been spending heavily to develop new products, such as data analytics and artificial intelligence programs and "cloud" software that IBM delivers to customers over the Internet.

  • Wal-Mart launches cash pickup option for tax refunds Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 12:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Wal-Mart is launching a service allowing customers to pick up their tax refunds in cash at about 3,000 stores nationwide. The world's largest retailer, based in Bentonville, Arkansas, says the process will take the same time as if customers were to file their returns electronically and then get direct deposit, which could take just a week, says Daniel...

  • Mossberg: Get off the upgrade treadmill  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    Discussing the tech industries seemingly constant upgrade cycle, Re/Code's Walt Mossberg, explains why consumers should forget the upgrades.

  • Life is oh, so 'Good' for this CEO  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 8:43 AM ET

    Bert Jacbos, "Life is Good" CEO, shares his inspirational story on how he built his brand into a $100 million dollar empire.

  • *China data, German ZEW and QE hopes boost sentiment. LONDON, Jan 20- European shares climbed to a new seven-year high on Tuesday after data showed China's economic growth had slowed less than feared and expectations grew that the European Central Bank would launch a quantitative easing programme later this week. "A slowdown in China seems to be at a very moderate...

  • SANTA CLARA, California— In Silicon Valley, it's never too early to become an entrepreneur. Tech giant Intel Corp. recently invested in his startup, Braigo Labs. "Google it," they told him.

  • Johnson & Johnson Ebola groups get $117M in funding Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 6:22 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Johnson& Johnson is working with a slew of organizations to speed up development of an Ebola vaccine, and the company said Friday that a European health organization awarded them $117 million. Johnson& Johnson said the Innovative Medicines Initiative will give 100 million euros to groups its Janssen Pharmaceutical unit is forming with research...

  • Future of smart homes  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Discussing the "Internet of things" and the benefits of interconnected devices in your home, with Simon Segars, ARM Holdings CEO.

  • Goodbye Google Glass (for now)  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Google said it is discontinuing the first version of its Glass project. Kara Swisher, Re/code, co-executive editor, discusses the "powerful" idea behind the innovative product.

  • Innovation, optimism on display at Detroit auto show Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 5:32 PM ET

    DETROIT— The mood is exuberant at this year's North American International Auto Show. Automakers are flush with profits and the show gleams with performance cars, beefy trucks and exciting experiments, from plug-in hybrids to cars carved by a 3- D printer. And I'm looking at 2015 and saying,' I can't even find a baby black swan,' "said Mike Jackson, CEO of the AutoNation...

  • FRESNO, Calif.— California farmers now must abide by the nation's strictest rules for a widely used pesticide in a change designed to protect farmworkers and people who live and work near agricultural fields but is likely to raise prices on produce. The new regulations surpass standards required by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Brian Leahy, director of...

  • Investors are watching closely to see how insurers decide to cover these drugs, which cost tens of thousands of dollars per treatment, after AbbVie Inc started a competitor to Gilead Sciences' breakthrough hepatitis C treatment. Express Scripts, the largest pharmacy benefit manager in the United States, dropped Gilead Sciences hepatitis C drugs from its main...

  • Experience RTI's 360 view  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 10:50 AM ET

    Content producer Greg Easley, RTI CEO, discusses the launch of their camera system and software that streams live 360 degree video to any connector device.

  • DETROIT, Jan 12- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne said on Monday he is not in talks with another automaker on a merger, but that there needs to be consolidation throughout the industry to develop new products. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is going to conduct a review of the targets by 2018, and Marchionne said he...