Dec 6- U.S. regulators on Friday approved Gilead Sciences Inc's Sovaldi, also known as sofosbuvir, as a potential cure for chronic infection with the liver-destroying hepatitis C virus. Most patients will be treated with the $7,000- a-week drug for 12 weeks, resulting in a total price of $84,000, according to Gilead spokeswoman Cara Miller.» Read More
Ilan Zechory, Rap Genius founder, pitches his company to the "Power Pitch" crew. The website allows users to read interesting annotations on rap lyrics. Greg Selkoe, Karmaloop CEO, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin, discuss their thoughts on the business.
Adam Belanich, David Belanich and Noah Belanich, Joyride Coffee co-founders, discuss their plan to deliver high-quality specialty coffees straight to businesses all over New York City.
June 26- Coca-Cola Co plans to launch a new mid-calorie cola in Argentina called "Coca-Cola Life," sweetened with sugar and natural sweetener stevia, a beverage industry newsletter reported on Wednesday. Citing unnamed sources, Beverage Digest said the new product will have half the calories of regular Coca-Cola.
U.S. regulators warned leading Internet firms to better identify paid ads in search results.
Joe Lonsdale, Formation 8 partner, discusses the operation of collecting big data while maintaining civil liberties and strengthening national intelligence and defense.
Stephen Stokols, CEO of FreedomPop, explains how his company is able to leverage new technology that allows his company to offer mobile phone users free service.
Microsoft will offer its "Age of Empires" game for smartphones through a tie-up with Japan's KLab, seeking to capture growth in a booming mobile game market.
Google is subject to EU privacy law but is not obliged to delete sensitive information from its search index, an adviser to the highest European Union court said.
*Ford, UAW pilot modeled after Boeing program. DEARBORN, Mich., June 24- Ford Motor Co is launching a two-year pilot program with the United Auto Workers and a UAW-affiliated retiree trust fund aimed at lowering the cost of providing medical care for the company's active and retired hourly workers.
Microsoft and Oracle announced a tie-up to give the once-fierce rivals an advantage against Web-based cloud-computing companies chipping away at their businesses.
Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman explains how her Internet rental business is shaking up the marketplace.
Edmund Phelps, Nobel laureate in economics and author of Mass Flourishing, says the West has lost its innovative dynamism and that governments still do not know what to do to reverse the trend.
Jay Bavisi, president and CEO of EC Council says "snooping around" is not new, but the expanding arena of cybercrime is redefining modern warfare.
NEW YORK, June 23- PepsiCo Inc is now in the U.S. yogurt market, trying to grab a piece of one of the fastest-growing segments of packaged food. 1994- Formed a joint venture with Starbucks to sell bottled coffees. 1998- Bought Tropicana juice for $3.3 billion.
Makerbot being bought by Stratasys; Google's Waze deal may face regulatory roadblock; Tumblr's David Karp attacks social media companies for "gross" self-promotion.
A Tokyo court ruled on Friday that Samsung infringed on rival Apple's patent for a "bounce-back" feature on earlier models of its popular smartphones.
Loo Wee Teck, international head of consumer electronics at Euromonitor, says sales of the Samsung S4 phone are disappointing and adds that Sony is "coming back very strong" with its smartphones.
Facebook has kept the news a secret, but has been dropping some hints.
CNBC's Joe Kernen gets a lesson about golf and finance from professional golfer Nick Faldo, and Elevation Partners' Tim Freeman.
Professional golfer Nick Faldo explains his strategy of expanding his business empire, and discusses his plans to play in the British Open in July.