ALBANY, N.Y.— Handing environmentalists a breakthrough victory, New York plans to prohibit fracking for natural gas because of what regulators say are its unexplored health risks and dubious economic benefits. New York, which overlies part of the gas-rich Marcellus Shale formation that has led to a drilling boom in Pennsylvania and other nearby states, has...» Read More
Discussing Apple's new product cycle and what's driving the stock right now, with Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners.
Carlos Brito, Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO, discusses the state of the international beer business and innovation at AB InBev
Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder & CEO, talks about innovative products coming to the marketplace that will help consumers create a connected home.
Samsung is working on creating its own mobile operating system, which could help it rediscover its lost mojo, reports Re/code.
"It's a win-win trade agreement that will benefit information and communications technology manufacturers and services firms across the Americas, Europe, and Asia, while also benefiting all consumers globally and raising global GDP by as much as $190 billion annually," he said by email. The move was also welcomed by network equipment maker Cisco Systems, the...
Karl Martin, Bionym CEO & co-founder, showcases the "Nymi" wristband that allows users to simply tap their wrists to pay for merchandise. "Nymi" uses technology that reads the unique heart rhythms of users.
This week's Tech Crowd is a battle between two start-ups creating very different ways of cruising through the neighborhood.
Phil Libin, CEO at Evernote, says the use of multiple devices to provide a seamless digital experience will be the next big thing in technology.
WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The following are written statements issued in response to President Obama' s comments on Monday pressuring the federal communications regulator to adopt Internet traffic rules that would treat Internet providers more like public utilities. Moreover, if the government were going to make such a momentous decision as regulating the...
XPRIZE awards millions of dollars to the most radical start-ups. Peter Diamandis, XPRIZE Foundation chairman & CEO, and the latest XPRIZE winner Eugene Chan, DNA Medicine Institute CEO, showcase the wining device.
N.R. Narayana Murthy, the billionaire founder of Infosys, says he expects robust growth ahead for India.
Jay Kimmelman, CEO of Bridge International Academies, provides low cost, high-quality education in emerging economies.
Former NBC CEO Bob Wright's advocacy group Autism Speaks is collaborating with Google to sequence the world's largest database of autism genomes.
Maria Contreras-Sweet of the U.S. Small Business Administration has been nominated to the CNBC Next List.
Insight to Mark Pincus, the founder of Zynga's "Pincubator," with Re/code's Kara Swisher.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche asks Coursera CEO Daphne Koller, about how students find Coursera, the online educational platform, and innovation in the education community.
LONDON, Nov 6- The Europe Union and drugmakers pledged on Thursday to invest 280 million euros in Ebola research, with the lion's share going to the testing and manufacture of potential vaccines. The funding will go to projects backed by the Innovative Medicines Initiative, a public-private scheme jointly paid for by the European Commission and the...
NEW YORK, Nov 6- Whole Foods and Qualcomm Inc were among the biggest movers of Thursday's premarket session, with both seeing brisk trading in the wake of their quarterly results. Upscale grocer Whole Foods late Wednesday posted earnings that beat expectations, boosted by gains in its market share and new product launches. Qualcomm Inc slumped 6.1 percent to...
LONDON, Nov 6- The Europe Union and drugmakers pledged on Thursday to invest 280 million euros into Ebola research, with the lion's share going to fast-track the testing and manufacture of potential vaccines. The funding will go to projects backed by the Innovative Medicines Initiative, a public-private scheme jointly paid for by the European Commission and...
Nov 5- Upscale grocer Whole Foods Market Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as the company increased its market share and launched new products. The strong results allay concerns that Whole Foods was losing its share of the upmarket grocery sector it pioneered in the face of rising competition from Sprouts Farmers Market Inc and Fresh...