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  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 17- The United States needs disruptive new technologies, new ways of acquiring equipment and bandwidth, and closer ties with global allies to stay ahead of growing challenges in space from China, Russia and others, the head of U.S. General John Hyten said the United States had been bracing for threats to its satellite systems for years,...

  • A ketchup bottle that never gets stuck Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:10 PM ET
    LiquiGlide solves the stickiest of ketchup problems...

    Those days of pounding the bottom of that ketchup bottle may be over if a new product succeeds in hitting the mainstream.

  • US needs to catch up to digital Europe: Chambers Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 9:20 AM ET

    Europe could outpace the United States in the digital revolution, Cisco Systems chief John Chambers tells CNBC.

  • Singapore: What it takes to build a smart city   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 8:53 PM ET
    Singapore: What it takes to build a smart city

    Singapore has been seen as a good example of a sustainable smart city, but the use of technology is not without its downsides. CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports.

  • NEW YORK, April 14- AT&T Inc and three cable and wireless trade groups filed separate lawsuits on Tuesday challenging the U.S. Federal Communications Commission over its new web traffic regulations. The suit comes even as the No.2 U.S wireless company's proposed $48.5 billion acquisition of satellite TV operator DirecTV is under FCC review.

  • UPDATE 1-Aduro IPO pricing values drugmaker at $1 bln Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 6:23 PM ET

    Aduro, which counts Johnson& Johnson and Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG among its investors, is selling all the 7 million shares in the offering. To gain access to Aduro's cancer immunotherapy technology, Novartis last month entered into a tie-up worth about $750 million with the company. Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Inc, an affiliate of Novartis,...

  • The National Cable and Telecommunications Association, CTIA-The Wireless Association and American Cable Association filed petitions against so-called "net neutrality rules" in U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. "Instead of promoting greater industry investment... the FCC opted to resuscitate a command-and-control regulatory regime, including a...

  • Apple Watch 'solid first gen' product: Fresco News CEO

    John Meyer, Fresco News founder & CEO, shares his thoughts on Apple's Watch. I think it's a great first generation product, says Meyer.

  • Quirky's deal to create 'headphones of tomorrow' Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    Ben Kaufman, founder and chief executive officer of Quirky Inc.

    Quirky has announced another major partnership—this time with Harman International, a maker of audio equipment, to develop new headphones.

  • April 8- Apple Inc's "beautiful" and "stylish" smartwatch could make life easier for people on the move, reviewers say, but the gadget gets poor marks for battery life and slow-loading apps. The watch, the first new product to be launched by Apple under Chief Executive Tim Cook, will hit stores on April 24. "For now, the Apple Watch is for pioneers," the Wall Street Journal's...

  • New Trax is an affordable SUV _ really Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 12:07 PM ET

    Budget-conscious buyers don't have to settle for a used sport utility vehicle or a small sedan any more. A nimble, five-seat SUV— the 2015 Chevrolet Trax— is a new, commendable alternative, with a low starting retail price of $20,995, smart features, competitive fuel economy and strong crash test scores. The lowest starting manufacturer's suggested retail price,...

  • April 8- Apple Inc's smartwatch is a "beautiful", "stylish" and "elegantly made" piece of technology that could make life easier for people on the move, reviewers said, but it also has shortcomings and a price that could limit its appeal. The watch, the first new product to be launched by Apple under Chief Executive Tim Cook, will hit stores on April 24.

  • Living inside Quirky's world: CEO   Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 8:41 AM ET
    Living inside Quirky's world: CEO

    Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder & CEO, explains how he takes the best ideas and turns them into consumer products. Kaufman discusses their partnership with Harman and General Electric.

  • 60 seconds to a fully charged battery   Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    60 seconds to a fully charged battery

    Researchers at Stanford University have invented a battery that can fully charge in as little as one minute, with CNBC's Josh Lipton and Phil LeBeau.

  • BEIJING, April 3- China's recently launched deposit insurance scheme is unlikely to be a burden on banks, charging much lower premiums than are levied in other countries, deputy central bank governor Pan Gongsheng said on Friday. China announced on Tuesday it will introduce a scheme to insure bank deposits from May 1, ushering in a reform seen as vital to free up...

  • NEW YORK, April 2- A group of 14 state attorneys general on Thursday asked the U.S. Congress to investigate the herbal supplements industry after a New York probe of the products turned up ingredients that were not listed on labels and raised safety concerns. The group, led by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Illinois Attorney General Greg Zoeller,...

  • April 1- Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. jumped and trading volume surged in the final minutes of trading on Wednesday after the electric car maker issued a press release proclaiming the launch of a new product that turned out to be an April Fool's Day prank. In the following minute, the stock jumped about $1.50 or about 0.75 percent from its level the moment before to...

  • Transforming the CEO's inbox   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 10:41 AM ET
    Transforming the CEO's inbox

    This startup is disrupting status reporting tools for CEOs. UpdateZen founder Paul Ruderman explains how.

  • Meet the smart car   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 10:41 AM ET
    Meet the smart car

    "The connected car shifts the competitive advantage from the mechanical parts of a car to the electronic parts." Brian Johnson, Barclays auto analyst, tells CNBC.

  • Video games in the classroom? Yep Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County

    Think video games are just for fun? Think again. They're part of the future of learning, says UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski.