Haruko Obokata said in a statement Friday that she was leaving the Riken Center for Developmental Biology after the lab concluded the stem cells she said she had created probably never existed. But questions about the validity of the research prompted Riken scientists, including Obokata, to retract two scientific papers. The allegations of research...» Read More
CNBC's look into the future continues, taking a peak at wearable technology and the global economy, amongst other things.
Will people buy and wear smartwatches if they don't look good? CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Dawn Chmielewski, Re/Code, discuss the importance of aesthetic and if the people really want a smartwatch.
The "Squawk Alley" crew and Scott Stein, CNET.com senior editor, discuss the numerous smartwatches that are about to hit the market. Stein says the smartwatch space is a "numbing mess."
Thumbtack allows service providers and consumers to find each other and negotiate jobs online. Marco Zappacosta, Thumbtack CEO & co-founder, explains their platform.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Apple is reportedly set to launch its smartwatch September 9th, and Samsung has unveiled its Gear S featuring curved display.
WASHINGTON, Aug 27- International Business Machines Corp on Wednesday launched a computer system that can quickly identify patterns in massive amounts of data, an ability that IBM said should hasten breakthroughs in science and medical research. IBM will make the service available through the cloud.
Yelp chairman Max Levchin, explains how advances in technology can help women determine when they are most fertile.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, asks Max Levchin, PayPal co-founder about the future of payment systems.
Max Levchin, PayPal co-founder and Yelp chairman, shares his thoughts on valuations and acquisition strategies in the new tech space.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, shares his thoughts on the tech giant's disruptive vision and Apple's next big thing.
Daniel Alef, "Titans of Fortune" author, shares his thoughts on Amazon's acquisition of Twitch and Jeff Bezos' ability to multi task.
Daniel Alef, "Titans of Fortune" author, provides a look at how Jeff Bezos was able to assemble a massive company and take on the publishing industry.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, discusses Apple's future and Tim Cook's leadership versus Steve Jobs.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, discusses some of the unconventional tactics used by the top tech leaders, including Steve Jobs.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, shares his thoughts on the next generation of innovator, and discusses Amazon's growing impact on publishing.
Osper is a payment service that aims to teach and empower young people to manage their money responsibly explains Alick Varma, CEO of Osper.
Melissa Kieling, PackIt founder & CEO, explains how she took a simple idea to keep food cooler longer and grew it into one of the fastest-growing companies in America.
With Apple closing a an all-time high Friday, Amit Daryanani, RBC Capital Markets analyst,and Stuart Jeffrey, Nomura executive director, provide clarity on just how high the stock can go.
Marcus Weller, Skully CEO, shows off a new juiced up motorcycle helmet that comes with a heads-up display, GPS navigation, rear-view camera and many other functions.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive Editor, and the "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss a report that Apple suppliers are scrambling to get enough screens ready for the launch of the iPhone 6.