CHICAGO, Sept 30- Wearable brain scanners and lasers that can turn hundreds of cells on and off were among 58 projects awarded $46 million in federal grants as part of President Obama' s $100 million initiative to unlock the secrets of the human brain.» Read More
A new app has added a twist to video messaging between friends: Instant reactions.
CNBC's Sue Herera speaks with teen inventor Ann Makosinski who took top honors in the Google Science fair for her battery free flashlight, powered by the heat of a person's hand.
Jason Johnson, August co-Founder and CEO, discusses his home security smart lock that retrofits to your existing lock giving users access though their smartphone. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Ambarish Mitra, Blippar CEO, discusses the company's recently released image recognition technology, a tool that could let Google Glass recognize images to be used in advertising.
AirStrip CEO Alan Portela, discusses his company's platform which securely delivers critical, real-time patient information, to a doctor or nurses smart phone, laptop or desktop. The platform is completely reusable, scalable and data independent. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Amid the dispute between Carl Icahn and eBay, Steve Case, The Case Foundation founder & chairman, discusses how boards should deal with investor activism.
Caterina Fake, Findery founder explains how her company allows users to leave "notes around the world." We are in the process of building up our member base and bringing out the "soul" of a place, says Fake.
Peter Weijmarshausen, Shapeways CEO, says his marketplace enables entrepreneurs to start businesses, as well as designers to collaborate directly with their clients on the products. He discusses what 3D printing makes possible.
CNBC's Jane Wells met the man who invented the "Perfect Bacon Bowl." Creator Thom Jensen tells Jane when he expects to profit from the product.
A deal made with Israel could help alleviate California's serious drought problem.
On Deck is a real-time platform for Main Street business lending. Its CEO Noah Breslow, says his company is currently tracking 8 million businesses, and discusses how the company is regulated.
Ruzwana Bashir, Peek CEO & co-founder, discusses how her company plans to grow after completing a second round of more than $5 million in funding. There are really strategic investors that we can bring in, says Bashir.
Can the Bacon Bowl actually turn bacon into a bowl? CNBC's Jane Wells put the product to the test.
"Shark Tank's" Robert Herjavec says people have to invest in something they understand.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports Google is making a huge investment in Auction.com, which is an auction-based real estate sales site for both residential and commercial real estate.
SpaceEx is lowering the cost of access to space exploration, says Steve Jurvetson, Tesla and SpaceX board member and managing partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, on the affordability of a "new-space period."
Ben Jacobs, Whistle co-founder and CEO, discusses the demand for monitoring your dog's activity and energy exertion.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports from the Apple shareholder meeting where Apple shareholders voted overwhelmingly to re-elect their board of directors.
Discussing why some companies choose to accept bitcoin, and if it's here to stay, with Quartz reporter Tim Fernholz.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports from the Apple shareholder meeting, where CEO Tim Cook fielded questions from shareholders and answered why the company does not talk about new products.