COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 17- The United States needs disruptive new technologies, new ways of acquiring equipment and bandwidth, and closer ties with global allies to stay ahead of growing challenges in space from China, Russia and others, the head of U.S. General John Hyten said the United States had been bracing for threats to its satellite systems for years,...» Read More
America's birthrate has been shrinking in recent years, until now. Kenneth Johnson, Carsey Institute, looks back on patterns of fertility rates before and after recent economic declines.
The problem with Microsoft is that management is not developing products that have the wow factor, says Reggie Middleton, Boombustblog.com.
Dan Mintz, CEO of DMG Entertainment, discusses the creative industry in Asia, particularly in China and how embracing creativity and innovation will be even more important to be successful in the future.
Boris Collardi, CEO of Julius Baer, says innovation is the way forward for Asian economies and discusses how the crisis has brought a higher level of international cooperation and coordination.
Alex Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital, discusses the investment opportunities in the robotic sector and selects his top stock picks.
Is navigation software for stores the next big thing? Nathan Pettyjohn, founder and CEO of Aisle411, explains the Aisle 411 app in a "Squawk Breakthrough."
CNBC's Jon Fortt; George Zachary, Charles River Ventures; and Lance Ulanoff, Mashable, discuss what tech giants need to do to create the best smartwatch.
Samsung unveiled its keenly-anticipated smartwatch on Wednesday, heralding a new era in tech devices. Would you buy it? Vote in our poll and let us know what you think.
Forget the mobile wars. The battle of wearable smart devices is finally here. And Samsung and Qualcomm are ahead of the game with the recent launch of their smartwatches.
Samsung is going to unveil its first smartwatch today at a live event in Times Square. Harry McCracken, Time magazine; and Christina Farr, VentureBeat, discuss whether the smartwatch could replace the smartphone.
Rumors are circulating that Apple might reveal a new Apple TV set at its event next week. Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, explains why he expects the new product as soon as October.
Samsung is going to live-stream its launch of a new smartwatch in Times Square today. CNBC's Seema Mody reports the latest details.
Retail stores in many markets have run out of Microsoft's Xbox One consoles available for pre-orders, a senior company executive said.
Google has named its latest Android software KitKat after the popular chocolate bar, in a move seen as a "coup" for Nestle.
Bryan Ma, associate vice president at IDC Asia Pacific, discusses Samsung and Apple and the next possible wave of innovation as both groups are expected to launch new products shortly.
Ian Fogg, head of mobile analysis at IHS Electronics and Media, says the Microsoft deal with Nokia will give the U.S. giant the opportunity to innovate more quickly, but highlights the "enormous" challenges ahead for Nokia.
Shares in Telecom Italia rose 3 percent in early trade on Monday, amid renewed speculation it may join a sector merger wave as Verizon Communications and Vodafone were set to announce a $130 billion deal.
Verizon is near a $130 billion deal to buy out the stake in Verizon Wireless it doesn't already own, sources said.
Brent Handler, Inspirato founder & CEO, explains how his company is making exclusive vacation homes more accessible to a broader base of wealthy travelers.
Harvard researchers have created a remarkable proof of concept device: a thin, transparent speaker powered by ions instead of electricity.