Computers will be able to read at human levels by 2029 and will also begin to have human characteristics, said Google's Ray Kurzweil.» Read More
Jay Rogers, Local Motors CEO, discusses the opportunities for 3-D printing in the automotive space.
Imagine a world of self-driving cars, robotic arms for amputees and virtual mobility. Here's a look at products revolutionizing society.
Forget the mouse and keyboard. Virtual worlds like High Fidelity rely purely on a 3-D camera and motion trackers to offer video conferencing online.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera finds out more about smart presence system BeamPro at the Exponential Finance conference in New York City, with Scott Hassan, Suitable Technologies CEO.
D-Wave's Vern Brownell is leading the quantum-computing race. The former Goldman Sachs CTO also wants a quantum leap in Wall Street banking.
IBM's Watson is changing the way banks and other financial institutions think about how they run their business.
For 210 days, hackers can be roaming around and rummaging and stealing anything they can, cybersecurity expert Marc Goldman said Tuesday.
3D Systems raised its 3-year revenue guidance. Avi Reichental, 3D Systems president & CEO, discusses which industries his 3-D printing company is targeting, and how his projects are advancing.
Americans rack up $7.4 billion in payday loans annually. Silicon Valley has a plan to make what critics call extortion palatable.
Peter Diamandis, Singularity University co-founder and executive chairman, provides insight to the idea of an "exponential company" versus a linear one, at the Exponential Finance conference in New York City.
From New York City's Exponential Finance conference, Singularity University co-founder and executive chairman Peter Diamandis discusses the opportunity for companies trying out crazy new ideas.
The best FAs help individuals deal with all of life's financial challenges—from managing credit and debt to taxes and estate planning.
Philip Rosedale, High Fidelity founder, created the virtual world of "Second Life" and is behind its successor "High Fidelity." Rosedale discusses what virtual worlds will look like 5 years from now and demos his latest technology.
Already, companies like Foxconn have plans to replace their entire legion of factory workers with robots. How will this affect job growth?
Rob Nail, Singularity University CEO, discusses the impact of exponential technologies on finance. Nail says every industry is being impacted by technologies powered by information layers.
Many believe AI will become a big part of our lives, but a power broker on Wall Street, too? AI expert Daniel Nadler says yes.
Peter Diamandis, co-founder of Singularity University, says within 15 years many S&P 500 companies will be extinct.
Vern Brownell has become famous for leading the race to build a quantum computer at his company D-Wave, but his past career as a technology officer at Goldman Sachs alludes to another aim: a quantum leap in the way Wall Street operates.
EBay's John Donahoe tells CNBC he sees bitcoin and other digital currencies playing an "important role" in PayPal.
Wall St. and venture capitalists see bitcoin as the beginning of an investing and trading revolution. Next: colored coins to execute trades.
Tech companies will be cutting a lot more jobs this year than they have in a long time, according to a recent report.
Chinese officials have made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, the company said, but declined to give a reason for the inspections.
'Orange is the New Black' and 'House of Cards' show that Netflix is ready to be a player in TV. Fiscal Times reports.
An era of innovation dominated by secretive corporate labs is ending. Time for you to help crowdfund the future.
Tips on the best-performing portfolio strategies and global market trends that can help you become a smarter investor.
CNBC and Institutional Investor host the 4th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference.