CHICAGO, May 22- The world's largest corn processor, Archer Daniels Midland Co, is shifting focus from its long-standing cash generator ethanol into developing new food ingredients as the biofuel boom that underpinned its financial success has cooled. "Coming up with new products is really what keeps us up at night," said Chris Cuddy, president of corn processing.» Read More
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.
Scott Gottlieb, M.D., American Enterprise Institute, explains why he thinks excessive FDA regulations are stalling innovation in medical technology.
JustPark is an app allowing drivers to book public and off-street private parking, says Anthony Eskinazi, founder, adding that the company is making "significant" money.
CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at how tech start-up Terravion is helping California farms and wineries combat the drought.
CNBC's Dominic Chu, breaks down Apple and Hewlett-Packard to see which company best optimizes R&D spending and creates the greatest shareholder value.
Jason Forcier, A123 Systems CEO, discusses the business of manufacturing and development of lithium-ion batteries and battery systems.
Using the CNBC RQ 50 measure for R&D productivity, we've identified an elite group of companies that merit election to an R&D hall of fame.
Investors seeking steady gains on innovation should look past tech buzz. When R&D productivity is measured, 'boring' stocks often lead.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discuss start-up messaging app, "Perzo", seen by some Wall Street firms as an alternative to Bloomberg messaging.
IMMEDIA co-founder Don Shulsinger explains how the Internet of Things is transforming daily life.
Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.
On Throwback Thursday, the "Squawk Alley" crew looks back at the original iPad and revisit Walt Mossberg's review of the product. Walt says almost nothing has grown as fast as quickly as tablets.
Britons will travel to a spaceport in a driverless car where they could download pictures on 5G networks, according to government plans.
Scott Dietzen, CEO of Pure Storage, says the company has under-cut traditional data storage by using technology which allows for a faster, simpler user experience.
Meera Joshi, NYC Taxi & Limousine CEO, discusses the launch of ride-sharing service Lyft in New York City, officially taking on rival Uber.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and Jessica Lessin, The Information editor in chief, discuss Apple's earnings and competition in the tablet market. Steinberg says the 9-percent drop in iPad sales is "brutal."
Walter Mossberg, Re/Code co-executive editor, reviews Amazon's Fire phone. Mossberg says the Fire significantly fell short and was amazed how often its shopping feature misidentified products.
Andrew Rees, Crocs president, discusses the company's CEO search, restructuring plans and how he's positioning Crocs for growth.
Carly Fiorina, ACU Foundation chairman, shares insight on the leaders in tech innovation. I think Google is defining the technology space, says Fiorina.