June 3- CBS Corp said its Showtime network will start streaming programs on Apple Inc devices on July 12, coinciding with the new seasons of "Masters of Sex" and " Ray Donovan." Showtime, which now offers programs online only to subscribers to its cable packages, will charge $10.99 per month for the streaming service. The launch of standalone streaming services- those...» Read More
Dec 18- U.S. industrial conglomerate General Electric Co plans to release its first feature film through video streaming devices like Roku and Apple TV in a marketing effort that raises the bar for sponsored content. In addition, GE will launch other videos to complement the film, such as interviews with Nas and a segment with former Grateful Dead drummer Mickey...
Simon Dunlop, Founder at Bookmate, says it wants to combine social and mobile to introduce a different reading experience and explains why the Moscow-based e-reading platform is entering the Singapore market.
*Dow Chemical to supply quantum dot material to LG. SEOUL, Dec 16- South Korea's LG Electronics Inc will launch a new range of high-tech TVs in early 2015, beefing up its line-up while it strives to cut costs that make its prized light-emitting diode sets too expensive for most consumers. A spokesman for the world's No. 2 TV maker after domestic rival Samsung...
PARIS, Dec 15- Volvo Car Corp said it will start selling vehicles online as it rolls out new models to compete with German luxury rivals such as BMW. "The plan is to have all our car lines in all our markets offered digitally," Volvo sales chief Alain Visser said in an interview. But Volvo has assured its 2,000 global dealerships, half of which are in Europe, that it has no...
Some disruptors aren't just shaking up their larger competitor, they're also drawing criticism from consumers, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
LONDON, Dec 10- Drugmakers are finally getting more bang for their scientific buck, with the rate of return on pharmaceutical research and development increasing for the first time since 2010.. So far this year the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which acts as gatekeeper to the world's biggest market, has approved 35 new products, up from 27 in the whole of 2013...
Citi upped its price targets on Apple. Jim Suva, Citi senior analyst, discusses Apple's gross margin trends and why he sees soft iPad sales in the coming quarters.
Digging into Uber's whopping $41 billion valuation, with Mark Hake, Hake Capital Management, and Andrew Romans, Rubicon Venture Capital.
CNBC's Kate Rogers provides insight to licensing requirements for small businesses, including florists, hair braiders and teeth whiteners.
Larry Yuen, APAC & EMEA President, Kitchen & Bath of Kohler, discusses the brand's new high-tech toilet.
Deborah Hopkins, Citi chief innovation officer and CEO of Citi Ventures, discusses the valuations of start-ups like Uber and Square. Hopkins finds innovation at social platforms exciting.
Walter Mossberg, Re/code co-executive editor, reviews EyeLock's myris eye scanner.
Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities, discusses his bearish note on Apple that says iPhone sales appear to be mostly priced in and growth is likely to slow.
Martin Fink, HP CTO, discusses how Hewlett-Packard plans to rethink storage and memory in the world of computing.
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, discusses his banking start-up "Affirm," that offers consumers a new way to pay for goods.
NBC's Hallie Jackson takes a look at how robots are helping Amazon process orders on Cyber Monday.
"Mobile is re-imagining everything," says Bubba Murarka, Draper Fisher Jurvetson partner, discussing the shift in digital shopping trends.
Here's what sophisticated consenting adults will be buying this holiday season.
"The fact that the CFO can't use the product properly tells us something," says Nick Bilton of The New York Times, discussing Twitter CFO Anthony Noto's tweet fail. Bilton also weighs in on potential acquisitions.
With Apple's market cap crossing the $700 billion threshold, Andrew Uerkwitz, discusses his buy recommendation and what's next for Apple's pipeline.