CHANTILLY, France, July 6- French carmaker Renault on Monday launched its new Talisman model, replacing the Laguna at the top of its private passenger vehicle range in the hope it will do better against the German competition. Aimed at a sector long dominated by German offerings from BMW and Mercedes, the Talisman will be marketed in France from the end of this year,...» Read More
June 12- Google Inc said on Friday that it is launching a live streaming gaming service called "YouTube Gaming," creating a rival to Amazon.com Inc's Twitch service. Amazon bought Twitch Interactive last year for $970 million, beating a rival bid from Google. The service will launch this summer, starting in the United States and UK.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the District of Columbia said a patent held by genetic testing company Sequenom Inc on detecting fetal DNA in a pregnant woman's blood was invalid. Sequenom's innovation was in finding a way to use DNA found in maternal blood samples that had previously been discarded as medical waste in order to determine...
BEIJING, June 12- The Internet bank affiliate of China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Friday touted its in-house cloud computing system as an alternative to the U.S. technology that the government wants to purge from the domestic financial sector. The new technology systems of soon-to-launch MYbank would avoid products from IBM Corp, Oracle Corp and EMC Corp,...
Hans Vestberg, Ericsson president & CEO, discusses the growth of data usage as mobile mania sweeps the globe. And Vestberg weighs in on data plan pricing.
Ofer Saban, co-founder & CTO of MemoMi, introduces the company's smart mirror which allows shoppers to virtually try on different outfits.
Doughbies cofounder Daniel Conway was recently given 30 seconds to pitch his company to millionaire investor, Barbara Corcoran who in turn had no idea who she was meeting.
SHANGHAI/ LONDON, June 10- Years of pouring money into its laboratories, wooing scientists home from overseas and urging researchers to publish and patent is starting to give China a competitive edge in biotechnology, a strategic field it sees as ripe for "indigenous innovation." The vast resources China can throw at research and development- overall funding...
Google Compare will help users find and compare auto insurance. How autonomous cars might change the insurance industry, with Valerie Raburn, Xerox chief innovation officer of insurance services.
*Company raised $5 million from cyber security fund Team8. TEL AVIV, June 9- Israeli start-up Illusive Networks says it can foil cyber hackers by lulling them into thinking they have found a way to steal data, which is actually fake. The company, founded by Ofer Israeli, previously a researcher at Israeli computer security pioneer Check Point Software, counts U.S....
From hype to hope, will 2015 be the year for the "Internet of Things" to materialize? CNBC's Martin Soong finds out in this report for the "Asia Tomorrow" special series.
Watch liftoff for NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator launching from Kauai, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
Kabam CEO Kevin Chou, discusses the outlook for smartphone apps, and the upcoming launch of a Star Wars mobile game with Disney.
Re/code's co-executive editor Walt Mossberg, is watching for the price of Apple's music streaming service, as well as the developers kit for the Apple Watch.
CNBC's Kate Rogers shares highlights from her interview with music legend Quincy Jones, where he shared his thoughts on the music industry and streaming.
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, discusses investing in Apple.
Mark Gurman, 9to5 Mac senior editor, discusses supposed new iPhone product "Proactive," and how it works, Apple's focus on privacy and what to expect from the Worldwide Developers Conference today.
Apple holds its Worldwide Developers Conference today and is expected to debut its own streaming music service "Apple Music." Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, weighs in.
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, explains Google's unit volume on Android has begun to have an effect in the mobile advertising market.
The CEOs of Tesla and Facebook are examples of men possessed with large enough egos that they've carved out their own category of leadership.
FRANKFURT, June 6- Internet TV service Netflix plans to expand into Italy later this year, the company said on Saturday, as part of a bid to expand its popular streaming television service to some 200 countries worldwide within two years. The Silicon Valley- based company said that, starting in October, Internet users in Italy would be able to subscribe to Netflix to...