Sen. Carl Levin, (D-MI), questions Tim Cook, Apple CEO, and Phillip Bullock, Apple's head of tax operations about whether income from Apple Sales International and AOI is paid in the United States or Ireland.» Read More
Dean Rotchin, BlackJet CEO, discusses how his company is changing the private aviation industry by providing travelers with a guaranteed seat on a private jet for an affordable price.
*Pfizer, Novartis, Roche and Sanofi among those investing. "We had just one single day of enrolment, we didn't know how many people would show up," Thomas Meyer, managing director of Auris, told Reuters.
*Myriad Genetics sought to patent genes linked to cancer. The nation's highest court in a brief order agreed to review a case over whether Myriad Genetics Inc may patent two genes linked to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
BRUSSELS, Nov 30- European Union member states are preparing to fight as a bloc alongside the United States to prevent a move by Russia and countries in Africa to impose a levy on internet traffic and make it easier to track users' activities.
Jeff Dachis doesn’t want to hear your whining about Facebook — especially if you’re a corporate marketer who’s been using the social network to spew messages to anyone and everyone who has ever simply “liked” your brand.
*Boosts price target on RIM shares to $16 from $9. TORONTO, Nov 29- A wave of optimism surrounding the launch of Research In Motion's re-engineered BlackBerry line picked up momentum on Thursday with Goldman Sachs raising its rating on the smartphone maker and setting off a surge in i ts share price.
*Intel- based Surface to be released January. SEATTLE, Nov 27- Microsoft Corp has sold 40 million Windows 8 licenses in the month since the launch, according to one of the new co-heads of the Windows unit. Microsoft has not released sales numbers for the Surface.
A former McDonald’s executive and a food-obsessed investment banker are trying to blow up the fast food industry. How? They’re building a chain of restaurants — called Lyfe Kitchen — serving locally grown, sustainable, gourmet, fast, and cheap meals.
What’s the next economic revolution? According to General Electric Chief Economist Marco Annunziata, it’s the “industrial Internet” — intelligent machines such as jet engines, power turbines and medical devices.
Health care costs, especially in drug development remains high despite advancements in medicine. But as Taher Abbasi, CEO of Cellworks tells CNBC's Martin Soong, that is all set to change with innovation.
John Sculley, former Apple CEO,explains how top executives at the tech giant could have missed accounting problems in its acquisition of Autonomy. "There is no reason HP can't find its innovation roots again and surprise people, but it's going to take several years," he added.
Steve Blank, Stanford University consulting professor, explains how entrepreneurs are likely to become the "key part of the revitalization of our economy in the 21st century."
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at how a stalemate over budget talks will impact jobs, the economy and markets, with CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Steve Case, Startup America founder and chairman.
Steve Case, Startup America founder and chairman, discusses how compromises on taxes and spending will likely fuel American's entrepreneurial spirit and create jobs.
Asia is home to the world's largest youth population, but the region is also bracing itself for a silver tsunami in the coming years. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah finds out how firms are preparing for a maturing elder-care market.
Peter Diamandis, X Prize Foundation founder & CEO, explains why he thinks innovation is the key to job creation in America.
Mark Siegel, Menlo Ventures, discusses how the fiscal cliff is impacting private money, and why it's important to keep capital gains taxes low.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs looks at the new push to help veterans start their own businesses.
A new study out today in The New England Journal of Medicine finds statin use reduces the risk of death from cancer. Dr. Lori Mosca of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, offers insight on the drug and its side effects.
Seema Mody interviews entrepreneur Carrie Hammer on the increasing advantages women have in startups.