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Streaming music services are getting more popular. How much more popular would they be if they were cheaper?
Music subscription services have been around for a long time. Now they're finally a real business.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will meet Shanghai government officials, academics and students in his first visit to China.
In a Rolling Stone interview, Bill Gates said that Microsoft was also looking to buy the company, noting that it has a very large user base.
There's no shortage of music streaming services these days, but Rdio's CEO Anthony Bay doesn't seem worried.
Aaron Levie, BOX founder & CEO, discusses his company's plans to go public and how Microsoft's plans for developing software will benefit BOX.
Anthony Wood, Roku CEO, previews its new "Roku Steaming Stick" which competes with Google's "Chromecast." Wood says "big competition shows there is a huge amount of interest for streaming."
Homeowners are cashing in on the overwhelming demand for hotel rooms during SXSW by renting out their homes for a premium during the conference.
HotelTonight CEO Sam Shank says relying on praise from family and friends to judge your start-up is often a road to painful, prolonged failure.
Going social leads to better health and a better health-care system, and it will reinvent the Obamacare era.
3-D printing holds much promise for many sectors. But innovation brings risks, such as 3-D guns. In addition, is America's workforce ready for advanced manufacturing jobs?
Sam Shank, CEO of HotelTonight, explains how its new app lets impulsive travelers and procrastinators book same-day hotel reservations from their mobile phones and at a discount.
Amazon has launched a section on its website where consumers can buy 3-D printers and related materials, including software, all in one place.
Start-ups are attacking the $34 billion language-services market, breaking through a fundamental business barrier at a fraction of the cost.
Google Glass officially got its first porn app, but it may not be available for long if Google has its way.
Well, that didn't take long. The first porn app has officially launched on Google Glass.
Most people generally don't associate terms like "inferiority" or "inefficiency" with disruptive innovations, but those are exactly the qualities that lead to market disruption.
Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr was the biggest venture-backed exit of a New York-based company in the state's history.
The iPod is a classic example of the lesson that "cheaper, faster, better" has its limits as an innovation mantra.
All disruptions can be defined as innovations, but not all innovations are disruptive. Consider the cases of Netflix and IBM.
California Gov. Jerry Brown signs new insurance requirements on ridesharing companies into law.
Peter Thiel, "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Uber's business strategies and bitcoin's future.
Apartment rentals are even more ripe for a new business model than Airbnb's vacation rental space, says Trulia's CFO.
The 2014 CNBC Disruptor 50: The most innovative start-ups in business.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the IPO of cloud storage firm Box. CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down competition in the cloud space.
Renaud Laplanche, CEO of Lending Club, discusses the growing trend among some consumers to bypass banks and borrow money directly from individuals.
In a battle between wildcatters in the shale boom and renewable energy dreamers, five companies are uniquely positioned to influence the future of the energy market and climate policy.
Boku, Kymeta, LiveU, Twilio, and WhatsApp: changing how we connect and upsetting traditional telecom business models.
Travel market disruptors are hooking us, and booking us, with lodging options once out of reach to anyone but the elite.