WASHINGTON, Aug 20- Verizon Communications Inc is planning to launch a mobile software store that could present a third alternative in a market long-dominated by Apple Inc and Google Inc, according to The Information, an industry website.» Read More
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, discuss the importance of measuring innovation and intervention, and the role of the U.S. government in providing financial aid to poorer countries.
There's little doubt that the 20th century was full of breakthroughs that changed history. But the 21st century could go a step further, according to Citi.
Muse Founder & CEO Kathryn Minshew delivers her 60 second Power Pitch to CNBC host Brian Sullivan; Dan Rosensweig Chegg President & CEO, and Julia Boorstin CNBC Media & Entertainment Reporter.
Manufacturers are gravitating toward wireless connections for Apple’s products, which is helping the market for competitors’ mobile devices.
There's a potentially huge marketplace being born for second-hand digital content, but can it can survive the challenges to its existence.
Concerns over domestic surveillance aside, the industry says 100,000 jobs could eventually be created if the FAA integrates drones into U.S. airspace by its 2015 target date.
Ronald Perelman, MacAndrews & Forbes chairman & CEO; Glenn Hubbard, Columbia Business School dean; and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss whether higher taxes will solve the nation's fiscal problems and weigh in on limiting the size of banks.
In the third part of an exclusive CNBC interview, Ronald Perelman, MacAndrews & Forbes chairman & CEO, shares his views on dealmaking, political leadership, and tax reform, with Glenn Hubbard, Columbia Business School dean; and CNBC's Robert Frank.
In the second part of an exclusive CNBC interview, Ronald Perelman, MacAndrews & Forbes chairman & CEO, discusses how the lack of demand by consumers is disrupting business growth, with Glenn Hubbard, Columbia Business School dean; and CNBC's Robert Frank
In a wide-ranging interview, Ronald Perelman, MacAndrews & Forbes chairman & CEO; discusses his generous gift to the Center For Business Innovation, with Glenn Hubbard, Columbia Business School dean; and CNBC's Robert Frank.
Doug Cutting, Cloudera chief architect; and Mike Olson, Cloudera CEO, explain how the software that powers big data could unlock billions of dollars in productivity.
Jay Bregman, Hailo CEO, explains how his company got the green light which allows riders to legally hail a cab with a smartphone app.
"Apple of course has huge amounts of cash, but...the cost of borrowing now is so unbelievably low that issuing long-term bonds ... is actually a very smart thing," Schwarzman said on CNBC.
Twitter will now enable all companies, brands and users to buy ads on its platform, said Kevin Weil, senior director for Twitter's revenue.
Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce president & CEO, discusses this year's agenda at the small business summit, including celebrating innovation; learning from experts; and informing Congress about the biggest concerns among the business community.
Are Traasdahl, CEO of Tapad, explains how his company helps businesses monetize mobile technology through cross-device advertising.
Joe Lonsdale, Formation 8 partner, discusses how new technology is transforming every major industry in the public and private sectors.
Scott Stanford, Sherpa co-founder, shares some of his biggest IPO successes, and reveals which startups he believes will become the household names of the future.
Working with lawyers can be frustrating - and expensive - leaving many wondering how exactly their money was used. Start-up Viewabill tackles the problem of legal transparency by letting people track how much their lawyers are charging them in real-time. Viewabill's co-founder Alan Dershowitz talks with Squawk on the Street about how he's trying to shake-up the legal industry.
Technological advances can "empower some evil people," Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt told CNBC. But digital mistakes will make it "possible to track them down."