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  • Why monopolies are good: Thiel     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, provides insight on the best start-up strategies.

  • Peel's smart remote     Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    The Peel app converts your smartphone to a remote control. Thiru Arunachalam, Peel co-founder & CEO, discusses how the platform enhances the TV experience, and partnering with Alibaba.

  • Transport start-up world     Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Rogers takes a close look at ride-sharing start-ups after Sidecar announced an additional $15 million in capital.

  • Next Hollywood-produced blockbuster: A start-up Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    As technology and entertainment merge, more big names in film and TV are launching accelerators to produce blockbuster start-ups.

  • INSIGHT-Europe's startups get bootcamp booster Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    *Startup sale prices have surged in Europe. It's an increasingly familiar story in Europe, where hundreds of entrepreneurs have set up incubators that are adapting the Silicon Valley model to fast-track new companies. One EU-funded study from March, by database Seed-DB, estimated startups have created 3,500-4,500 jobs in Europe.

  • Sept 15- Sidecar, a ride-sharing startup which competes with on-demand car services such as Uber and Lyft, said it raised $15 million from existing and new investors, including Virgin Group founder Richard Branson. Existing investors Avalon Ventures and Union Square Ventures also participated in the funding round, the company wrote in a blog post.

  • Risk in start-ups is 'excessive' now, says VC Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Yet another high-profile Silicon Valley venture capitalist is warning investment in the tech world could be getting a bit ahead of itself.

  • Risky investments for Silicon Valley?     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance Senior Columnist, and the "Squawk Alley" team discuss comments by venture capitalist Bill Gurley that the VC community is taking on an excessive amount of risk right now.

  • General Motors Co, Honda Motor Co, which owns Acura, and other automakers are working with traditional suppliers and startup firms. Tech giants Google, with its pioneering work on driverless cars, and Apple, which is working with automakers to embed greater connectivity in their cars, are accelerating the change.

  • AMSTERDAM, Sept 15- Beneath the low beams of a converted warehouse in Amsterdam lives a company with many of the attributes of a Silicon Valley startup, except that at less than a year old it has zero venture capital and says it is already making enough money to sustain itself.

  • General Motors Co, Honda Motor Co, which owns Acura, and other automakers are working with traditional suppliers and startup firms. Tech giants Google, with its pioneering work on driverless cars, and Apple, which is working with automakers to embed greater connectivity in their cars, are accelerating the change.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 8:20 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:20 AM ET

    Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar China's Li promises more open economy amid complaints about anti-monopoly crackdown US stockpiles at wholesale level likely to show gain in July, reflecting stronger sales Britain and France get top economic portfolios in new EU Commission, Dane as antitrust chief Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected Former Danish economy minister Vestager to take over as Europe's powerful antitrust chief Merkel: Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 8 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:57 AM ET

    Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar China's Li promises more open economy amid complaints about anti-monopoly crackdown US stockpiles at wholesale level likely to show gain in July, reflecting stronger sales Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected Former Danish economy minister Vestager to take over as Europe's powerful antitrust chief Merkel: Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 7:45 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar China's Li promises more open economy amid complaints about anti-monopoly crackdown US stockpiles at wholesale level likely to show gain in July, reflecting stronger sales Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected Former Danish economy minister Vestager to take over as Europe's powerful antitrust chief Merkel: Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 7:33 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar China's Li promises more open economy amid complaints about anti-monopoly crackdown US stockpiles at wholesale level likely to show gain in July, reflecting stronger sales Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected Former Danish economy minister Vestager to take over as Europe's powerful antitrust chief Merkel: Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 7:23 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:23 AM ET

    Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar China's Li promises more open economy amid complaints about anti-monopoly crackdown US stockpiles at wholesale level likely to show gain in July, reflecting stronger sales Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected Former Danish economy minister Vestager to take over as Europe's powerful antitrust chief German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander Venezuelan annual inflation reaches 63 pct in August as currency troubles make goods scarce

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:08 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 5:08 AM ET

    Venezuelan annual inflation reaches 63 pct in August as currency troubles make goods scarce Patriot Coal Corp. warns hundreds of mine workers in W.Va. layoffs could occur Apple unveils smartwatch, mobile payment system in biggest expansion since death of Steve Jobs Global gloom: Pew survey finds widespread dissatisfaction with economic performance Global stocks lower amid worries about possible US rate hike, weak Chinese growth and Scotland US job openings remained near a 13- year high in July, while total hiring jumps Owner of Trump casinos in Atlantic City files for Chapter 11, threatens to close Taj Mahal Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year TransUnion: US auto loan debt per borrower, late-payment rate increased in 2 Q

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:38 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:38 AM ET

    Venezuelan annual inflation reaches 63 pct in August as currency troubles make goods scarce Patriot Coal Corp. warns hundreds of mine workers in W.Va. layoffs could occur Apple unveils smartwatch, mobile payment system in biggest expansion since death of Steve Jobs Global gloom: Pew survey finds widespread dissatisfaction with economic performance Global stocks lower amid worries about possible US rate hike, weak Chinese growth and Scotland US job openings remained near a 13- year high in July, while total hiring jumps Owner of Trump casinos in Atlantic City files for Chapter 11, threatens to close Taj Mahal Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year TransUnion: US auto loan debt per borrower, late-payment rate increased in 2 Q

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:29 a.m. EDT Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:29 AM ET

    Patriot Coal Corp. warns hundreds of mine workers in W.Va. layoffs could occur Apple unveils smartwatch, mobile payment system in biggest expansion since death of Steve Jobs Global gloom: Pew survey finds widespread dissatisfaction with economic performance Asian stock markets sink after Wall Street decline, fall in Japanese machinery orders Venezuelan annual inflation reaches 63 pct in August as currency troubles make goods scarce US job openings remained near a 13- year high in July, while total hiring jumps Owner of Trump casinos in Atlantic City files for Chapter 11, threatens to close Taj Mahal Spanish banking titan Emilio Botin dies of heart attack, led financial group Banco Santander German startup incubator Rocket Internet announces public listing this year TransUnion: US auto loan debt per borrower, late-payment rate increased in 2 Q

  • Can the 'sharing economy' boost local tax revenue? Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    A Favor Delivery worker

    Critics say disruptive new services like Uber and Lyft can hurt tax revenues, but one start-up says it's creating jobs and boosting local sales tax.