FOSTER CITY, Calif.— Gilead Sciences Inc. on Wednesday reported profit that more than quadrupled in its second quarter, topping analysts' expectations on sales of its new breakthrough drug for hepatitis C.» Read More
Paid members of the Arcview Group have committed to investing at least $50,000 into the budding cannabis industry. Members are in Denver hearing pitches from pot start-ups, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Where is the top state for business in America? CNBC's Scott Cohn explains the methodology behind CNBC's study.
Where is the top state for business in America? CNBC's Scott Cohn reveals some clues and looks at how innovation and technology is driving competition in agriculture.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 23- For decades, medical technology firms have searched for ways to let diabetics check blood sugar easily, with scant success.
Discussing Apple's "iWatch" launch and competition in the smartwatch space, with Walter Piecyk, BTIG wireless research analyst, and CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Discussing the reported development of Apple's first smartwatch and its potential tie into Nike and health care, with Lance Ulanoff, Mashable editor-at-large, and the "Squawk Alley" crew.
BarkBox supplies toys and treats for your dog. Co-founder & CEO Matt Meeker, discusses what pet owners get for their $20 a month subscription and how much room there is to grow in the pet space.
WASHINGTON, June 19- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday modestly cut back on software patents by ruling that simply implementing an abstract idea using a computer does not make an invention eligible to be patented.
Renaud Laplanche, Lending Club founder & CEO, discusses his plans to disrupt the banking industry with his peer-to-peer lending platform. Laplanche says they are empowering people to lend and borrow money from each other without banks.
WASHINGTON, June 19- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that implementing an abstract idea using a computer does not make an invention patent eligible. On a 9-0 vote, the court ruled for CLS Bank International, which challenged patents held by Australia- based Alice Corporation Pty Ltd for a computer system that facilitates financial transactions.
Adam Nash, Wealthfront CEO, explains the company's financial platform and shares three things millennial investors are looking for from a money manager.
NEW YORK, June 19- It's the secret fear of every American parent: failure to launch. The idea used to give Andy Byron the cold sweats. Their 22- year-old son scored a paid summer internship with medical device manufacturer Stryker Corp, with an eye toward a career in medical sales.
ChargePoint is the world's largest network of electric vehicle charging stations. Pasquale Romano, ChargePoint president & CEO, discusses the future of electric vehicles and plans for expansion.
Amazon is rumored to unveil a new smartphone at a media event today, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Bitly is a URL shortening service. Mark Josephson, Bitly CEO, discusses the company's subscription model and how they help spread marketing campaigns.
Discussing Amazon's potential entry into the mobile phone market and their expanding ecosystem, with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners.
Even with NASA and Mars on SpaceX's horizon, serial entrepreneur Elon Musk says he plans to stay put at electric carmaker Tesla.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 17- Facebook Inc launched a smartphone app on Tuesday that will allow consumers to exchange disappearing photos and videos without requiring Facebook accounts, the Internet company's latest effort to develop mobile services beyond its core social network.
CNBC is out with its 2014 Disruptor 50 list. Hemant Taneja, General Catalyst Partners managing director, discusses what criteria his firm focuses on to find disruptive companies, and their valuations.
CNBC is out with its 2014 Disruptor 50 list. FMHR trader Stephanie Link is very impressed by vehicle charging company ChargePoint, and Josh Brown eyes whether Charles Schwab business model is at risk.