A mom mixed fruit with plain water hoping to create a healthier beverage for her kids, with just a hint of flavor. She thought water was boring. Her kids loved it. Their friends loved it and she wondered why no one was selling it so she took a chance and the response was anything but subtle.
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Nasa engineer Lonnie Johnson accidentally invents a wildly popular "squirt gun on steroids." Find out how the Supersoaker got its start.
A mother's decision to add touch of flavor to her children's water turned into a veritable goldmine in a glass.
The idea that struck Brian Scoodamore in line at a McDonald's drive-thru — 1-800-GOT-JUNK? — is now an enterprise worth well over $75 million.
For online searches, it can mean a lot. Here's the story of how Mark DiPaola managed to put a price tag on language.
Lonnie Johnson holds about 100 patents, but it was his invention of the Super Soaker that put him on the map.
While U.S. earnings remain an important market mover, Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore, says attention will be on the China's HSBC flash purchasing managers' index.
Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
GM unveils new models, hopes for strong sales this year After massive recalls, General Motors is pushing forward with new car models unveiled at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. CNBC's Phil LeBeau explains.
Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 7:23 AM ET
Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke challenges Raghuram Rajan, Reserve Bank of India governor on his views about monetary policies, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.