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CNBC's Jon Fortt talks with Oracle's president, Mark Hurd on the company's future in computer hardware.
CNBC's Jon Fortt has the story behind the tumultuous day in tech, with HP hiring Goldman Sachs to defend against possible activist investors, AMD lowering its revenue guidance and the war of words between Oracle and Autonomy.
R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar analyst, and Harry Rady, Rady Asset Management, discuss Amazon's new tablet, the "Fire," and whether it's the ultimate Trojan horse for Amazon's retail business.
Real innovation isn’t common in higher education, especially at the most prestigious schools.
Discussing how to bring innovation to the classroom with a video-game learning resource for K-12 students, with Ntiedo Etuk, DimensionU CEO/co-founder and Sal Khan, The Khan Academy founder.
A look at how innovation can impact the future of education, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; Nancy Peretsman, Allen & Co.managing director; and Ted Mitchell, NewSchools Venture fund CEO.
The U.S. ranks 31st of 56 countries in advanced math skills. Discussing whether the U.S. can compete globally and how to fix our education system, with Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education.
One after another, like moths to a flame, technology companies have been seduced into entering the market for tablets. Apple made it look so irresistible, with 29 million eager and sometimes fanatical consumers snapping up an iPad in the device’s first 15 months, the NYT reports.
CNBC's Jon Fortt has details on Facebook's presence on the iPad and its new media-friendly features, with CEO, Mark Zuckerberg.
The MBA faceoff is a part of CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge where students from eight of the nation's top business schools compete for prizes and bragging rights. Matt Stoeckle, Georgetown McDonough School of Business discusses his team's strategy.
James Rogers, Duke Energy chairman, president & CEO, and Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa chairman & CEO, discuss how public-private partnerships are leading in energy innovation.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on another conference call between the Greek government and the IMF "Troika," which is forcing Greece to reduce the size of the public sector. And Thomas Falk, Chairman & CEO, Kimberly-Clark, discusses the American consumer and what changes in the tax code his company can live with.
Invention and innovation can change how an economy, a company, even the human body, works — quickly and profoundly. Our special report, "The Future of Innovation," is about defining innovation in the 21st century, and seeking out where it is alive and well in America.
Necessity no longer seems to be the mother of invention. The disposable consumer society has facilitated rapid-paced innovation that has blurred the line between good and bad.
Great new ideas are only the first link in a chain that includes government and corporate allies in an economy that supports risk.
What a terrible time to try to sell an innovation. Oh, for the boom years of a decade ago, when investment capital was as plentiful as the dew.
Depending on whom you ask, there's divergence about which entrepreneur, brand, and product is the most innovative — as technology strikes a different chord with each generation.
As the pace of innovation quickens, finding an edge is becoming harder. How can the U.S. nurture innovation?
As the landscape of innovation becomes increasingly global, there's growing concern that the U.S is no longer the leader.
A growing number of parents and educators are leveraging technology to transform grade-school education into a stay-at-home, online experience, partly because of shrinking public budgets and curricula.