CHICAGO, May 22- The world's largest corn processor, Archer Daniels Midland Co, is shifting focus from its long-standing cash generator ethanol into developing new food ingredients as the biofuel boom that underpinned its financial success has cooled. "Coming up with new products is really what keeps us up at night," said Chris Cuddy, president of corn processing.» Read More
Todd Haselton, TechnoBuffalo, and Alex Wilhelm, TechCrunch, discuss what Apple needs unveil at its event to compete in the tablet space. "Apple needs to drop price and play competitively in the market where there is growth" says Haselton.
Retail banks care becoming increasingly concerned about being left behind by trends in social networking and mobile computing, according to a survey of the industry.
PetSmart CEO David Lenhardt discusses his company's new partnership with National Geographic, and why their latest products are an "affordable luxury." "We find customers coming to us in tough times to have that fun moment with their pet," he says.
PetSmart CEO David Lenhardt says he thinks a reduction in consumer traffic is due to uncertainty over what's happening in Washington, including the government's partial shutdown.
Sara Blakely, founder and inventor of Spanx shares her father's parenting strategy of encouraging failure. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.
Chinese search engine Baidu, the world's fifth most visited site according to one set of rankings, has announced it has started to accept the online currency, bitcoin, for its security service.
Edmund Phelps, 2006 Nobel Prize winner in economics and author of "Mass Flourishing: How grassroots innovation created jobs challenge and change", says in the U.S. "heartland", innovation is very limited.
Rich Barton, Founder of Expedia and Founder of Zillow says mobile applications are the new disruptive technology.
New shopping services will allow consumers to instantly buy items they see on television, in magazines and even in their refrigerators. The NYT reports.
While there are more high-profile women running top tech companies than a few years ago, women are still woefully underrepresented in the upper ranks.
Evan Spiegel, CEO and co-founder of Snapchat, discusses the popular app's business model and privacy.
Tyler Dikman, CEO of LoungeBuddy, explains how he plans to make the airport experience less stressful.
Vanity Fair released its much anticipated list of 50 leading innovators and disruptors. Betsy Lack of Vanity Fair, shares her opinions on the excitement over some of these leaders.
Guy Wolcott, Homesnap CEO, explains how his company's mobile app makes searching for a new home easier.
A glitch in the Apple Maps app on newer iPhones and iPads guides people up to a runway at a major Alaska airport instead of sending them on the proper route to the terminal.
With the iPhone 5S and its fingerprint scanner selling well, one is tempted to say that we may soon no longer have to remember a 4-digit PIN.
Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, shares his view on the broad economy and explains why he thinks jobs are created by new, fast-growing companies.
Amazon unveiled the latest generation of tablets this morning called the "Kindle Fire HDX." CNBC's Jon Fortt spoke to Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO, about innovation and digital content.
Steven Mills, IBM senior vice president, explains how "Big Blue" intends to stay competitive in a constantly evolving tech industry by developing a way to take advantage of real-time connectivity data.
Live from the Oracle Open World in San Francisco, Mark Hurd, Oracle president, explains Oracle's focus on cloud computing. "We will spend over $5 billion this year on research and development," he says.