Dec 6- U.S. regulators on Friday approved Gilead Sciences Inc's Sovaldi, also known as sofosbuvir, as a potential cure for chronic infection with the liver-destroying hepatitis C virus. Most patients will be treated with the $7,000- a-week drug for 12 weeks, resulting in a total price of $84,000, according to Gilead spokeswoman Cara Miller.» Read More
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Marc Andreessen, co-founder, Andreessen Horowitz, discusses how he sees the world following Pres. Obama's re-election. The question we always worry about in the Valley, he says, is what's the level of regulation. And he completely disagrees with the "Rise Above" campaign.
In an effort to continue to enhance the social media platform, here are 13 tweaks Twitter could implement in 2013.
Amid all the forecasts for what next year will bring, here are five business trends you'd be wise to pass up.
The rising class of consumers in India is driving the next wave of innovation in companies hope to tap that growth. CNBC's Chloe Cho looks at how some companies are developing their technologies to cater to the consumer class.
Toyota Motor is set to delay the launch of a new production line at its plant in Tianjin, northern China, because a decline in its Chinese sales is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, Japan's Asahi newspaper reported on Sunday.
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Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks with BioLite's CEO Jonathan Cedar and its Chairman John Levy, about its latest "CampStove" product.
Scott Case, CEO of Startup America Partnership, and Steve Case, Chairman and Founder of Startup America Partnership, explain how their company helps launch new businesses throughout the country.
Are entrepreneurs worried about taxes, regulations and the fiscal cliff? Lori Greiner of ABC's "Shark Tank," explains that entrepreneurs take risks they understand and can control.
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.
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.
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.
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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."