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
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive Editor, and the "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss the "growth at all costs" mentality at Salesforce.com. Swisher also weighs in on stock based compensation.
LONDON, Aug 22- The London Stock Exchange Group said on Friday it would raise 938 million pounds in its first rights issue to part fund the acquisition of U.S. indexes group Frank Russell.
Jens Christensen, Jaunt CEO, is developing hardware and software to enable uses to produce and display their own virtual reality experiences. "As soon as people start experiencing virtual reality for the first time, there's going to be a tremendous need for content," Christensen says.
JR Liverman, Sports Video Innovations CEO, explains how a camera embedded in the design of a football helmet allows viewers to see exactly what the player sees on the field.
WASHINGTON, Aug 20- Verizon Communications Inc is planning to launch a mobile software store that could present a third alternative in a market long-dominated by Apple Inc and Google Inc, according to The Information, an industry website.
Hitcents co-founders Chris & Clinton Mills, discuss their collaboration with actor Tom Hanks to create the "Hanx Writer," an app that simulates typing on an old school typewriter.
Bill Ready, Braintree CEO, aims to change users' mobile buying experience by rolling out a one touch payments system on Braintree apps, which includes companies like OpenTable, Airbnb and Uber.
WASHINGTON, Aug 20- U.S. auto safety regulators on Wednesday unveiled a more precise way for vehicle owners to search online to find out if their cars or motorcycles have been recalled by the manufacturer.
Madhav Rajan, Stanford Graduate School of Business, discusses what new programs today's graduate school students have migrated to over the past 15 years.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at how autonomous vehicles will change the way we look at transportation.
Jules Urbach, OTOY co-founder and CEO, provides insight to his innovative cloud rendering company, which has Google's Eric Schmidt on its board.
Patrick Doyle, Domino's Pizza CEO, discusses how the utilization of technology is driving earnings and reaching new consumers amid a landscape of growing competition. Doyle says about 45 percent of business is done through digital.
NEW YORK, Aug 12- BlackRock Inc, which has been heavily promoting alternative investments to retail investors, intensified that effort on Tuesday with the launch of a new multi-manager fund.
Rep. Sam Graves, chair of the House small-business committee, says the fact that the Senate hasn't take up the Innovation Act yet is inexcusable.
U.S. biotech firm Celladon hopes that its Mydicar treatment can help patients like Lee Adams who have advanced heart failure and rely on so called Left Ventricular Assist Devices to keep them alive until a donor heart becomes available.
U.S. scientists face legal obstacles and frustrations in trying to study the medical uses of marijuana, the New York Times reports.
NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Aug 9- All three U.S. facilities established to quickly make vaccines and therapeutics in the event of a major public health threat say they are standing by to support any U.S. government effort to scale up a treatment for Ebola.
NudeAudio CEO Tom Dudderidge discusses what makes for a successful Kickstarter campaign.
John Mullins, London Business School professor and author of "The Customer-Funded Business," discusses the harm venture capital funding can have on the health of a start-up company.
Companies make headlines when they outsource manufacturing, but the impact of corporate R&D being outsourced is underexposed.