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  • Tesla investing $2 billion in 'gigafactory'     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Tesla's plans to open a "gigafactory" to build battery packs. The facility would make the powerful and pricey lithium-ion batteries that power its Model S.

  • Stanford building high tech entrepreneurs     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on a Stanford program that teaches students how to succeed as high tech entrepreneurs.

  • Potential cybersecurity acquirers & targets     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports from the RSA cybersecurity conference on what characteristics of a small cybersecurity company make it attractive for acquisitions.

  • Finding the next 'lasting idea'     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    Peter Diamandis, X PRIZE Foundation CEO, discusses the partnership between CNBC and the Exponential Finance conference, and what it takes to find the next transformative company and lasting idea in today's technological environment.

  • Top cybersecurity plays     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at the most innovative and valuable companies in the cybersecurity space.

  • Steve Kaufer, TripAdvisor president & CEO, discusses how mobile growth has raised consumer engagement, the company's plans to generate revenue and the future of travel.

  • Sperling: Recovery is gaining momentum     Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, discusses the recent opening of two manufacturing hubs by President Obama and provides his outlook on the U.S. economy.

  • HTC to give 'world's best selfie': Co-founder     Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    HTC Chairwoman Cher Wang tells CNBC that 2014 will be a great year for the group due to "uncompromising technology" and its "very good" communication strategy.

  • BARCELONA, Feb 24- Nokia, soon to be acquired by Microsoft Corp, is turning to software created by arch-rival Google for a new line of phones it hopes will make it a late contender in the dynamic low-cost smartphone market.

  • BARCELONA, Feb 24- Nokia, soon to be acquired by Microsoft Corp, is turning to software created by arch-rival Google for a new line of phones it hopes will make it a late contender in the dynamic low-cost smartphone market.

  • SEOUL, Feb 23- Samsung Electronics Co is to unveil on Sunday its first wearable smartwatch powered by its Tizen platform in its latest attempt to distance itself from Google Inc and enhance its software and services.

  • Anything to get you to brush more     Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Procter & Gamble is hoping to attract those less rigorous with their dental hygiene to new flavors such as chocolate, and even lime spearmint.

  • Russia's Silicon Valley     Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 2:23 PM ET

    Russia is building its own Silicon Valley known as Skolkovo. CNBC's Brian Sullivan looks at the promise of the planned high-tech facility, and Uber's entrance into the Russian market.

  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 19- Nespresso is launching a new single-serve coffee brewer that makes larger American-sized portions, putting its Swiss parent Nestle in direct competition with U.S. market leader Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.

  • Should Netflix pay more to transfer data?     Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, breaks down net neutrality rules, broadband and the cost to Netflix for content distribution.

  • Eric Spiegel, President & CEO of Siemens U.S.A. Corporation, discusses his company's partnership with Cincinnati State to help Ohio prepare a highly-skilled workforce. Software has radically transformed the manufacturing process, says Spiegel.

  • Testing Google Glass in the sky     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how Virgin Atlantic is incorporating Google Glass to access passenger information.

  • Google makes huge investment in clean energy Sunday, 16 Feb 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    The Google campus has numerous green buildings designed for minimum power usage that helps reduce the company's carbon footprint.

    Google is moving to solar, wind and other alternative energies to power its data centers and banks of servers.

  • Feb 14- Buyout firm Silver Lake is in exclusive talks to sell information technology management company Serena Software Inc to private equity firm HGGC LLC, four people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 13- U.S. banks and retail groups announced on Thursday that they are joining forces to work on cybersecurity, a sign they might be moving past recent squabbles over who is to blame for data breaches.