Enterprise Innovation


  • COLMAR, Pa. _ Dorman Products Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $26 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 72 cents per share. Dorman Products shares have climbed 19 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Is lithium the new gas?

    Lithium may be "the new gasoline" and the key to the electric car revolution. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports details on the great lithium race.

  • LONDON, July 25- Europe's first regulated bitcoin product- an asset-backed exchange-traded instrument that will invest exclusively in the digital currency- begins trading this week on the Gibraltar Stock Exchange and Germany's Deutsche Boerse. BitcoinETI will be available through regulated brokerages across Europe, and settlement will be handled...

  • MOSCOW— The Moscow City Hall has launched a new app based on the hit smartphone game "Pokemon Go" where users can "catch" famous Russian historical figures. The City Hall said in a statement on Monday that the app would be available next month and should encourage Muscovites to get outside more. Photo "allows players to search for national icons such as Peter the Great,...

  • Verizon Yahoo

    Yahoo and AOL are declining assets which won't help Verizon build up its core strength in connectivity, says Global Equities Research's Trip Chowdhry.

  • Many actively managed funds will now be able to list new ETF products without a separate filing with the SEC, effective immediately, the New York Stock Exchange said in a statement. When a firm wants to launch a new kind of exchange-traded fund, it has to apply for "exemptive relief" from the SEC. The SEC has heightened scrutiny of ETFs after an irregular volatility...

  • Executive Edge: Facebook takes flight

    The "Squawk Box" news team discusses some of the morning's most provocative headlines, including Facebook's test flight of its drone, and Florida officials testing mosquitos near Miami for the Zika virus.

  • NEW YORK, July 21- Comcast Corp, the No. 1 U.S. cable company, said on Thursday it will introduce prepaid TV and internet services to attract customers whose credit ratings do not quality them for postpaid services. The service will roll out later this year in Illinois, Michigan, Georgia, Florida and Indiana, and will extend to the entire country by the end of 2017,...

  • Facebook's internet-beaming solar powered aircraft takes flight over Yuma, Arizona.

    Facebook has had a remarkable year. More than 1.65 billion people use the service, making it the world's largest social network.

  • July 21- Al Jazeera Media Network is preparing to make its English language international news channel video content digitally available to U.S. viewers again, according to a July 21 email sent to employees obtained by Reuters. "I am pleased to be able to say that, all going well, AJE will available in the USA, across digital platforms, in September," the email stated.

  • DOJ Antitrust Chief on health care mergers

    Bill Baer, Justice Department Antitrust Chief, announces two separate lawsuits against health insurance mergers.

  • Qualcomm CEO on future of smartphones

    Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf discusses his company's earnings beat, his positive view of the partnership between SoftBank and ARM Holdings, and the outlook for smartphone innovation.

  • Innovating ag & boosting farmers' harvests

    Ag-tech company Indigo announced it raised $100 million in new funding. David Perry, Indigo CEO, discusses tackling agriculture problems and his company's efforts in adding microbes back to plants to create healthier plants.

  • CHICAGO _ Lawson Products Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $172,000. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents per share. Lawson Products shares have fallen 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Musk's master plan

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest information on Elon Musk's master plan for the future of Tesla.

  • July 20- Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said Wednesday he will roll out a new master plan for the electric luxury car maker this evening, after hints he intends to make Tesla a renewable energy enterprise offering products and services beyond vehicles. Musk told more than 4 million Twitter followers that a "post should go live on Tesla website" around...

  • WASHINGTON— The brain's nerve cells communicate by firing messages to each other through junctions called synapses, and problems with those connections are linked to disorders like Alzheimer's and epilepsy. Now Yale University researchers have developed a way to picture synapses in living brains. To find a non-invasive approach, the Yale- led team...

  • Mazda gave the CX-9 bolder styling, a new engine and superb handling for 2016, making it a seven-passenger SUV that separates itself from the crowd. The gas-hungry V-6 of the previous CX-9 is gone. The new turbocharged four-cylinder engine helps account for the exemplary fuel economy ratings that the federal government pegs as high as 22 mpg in city driving and...

  • *Launches $11 mln digital space in Shanghai. SHANGHAI, July 20- General Electric Co on Wednesday said it would partner with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to develop smart machines designed to boost productivity, part of a drive to promote its "industrial internet" business in China. We're bringing this to China, we're open for business in China today to be able to do...

  • Cybersecurity

    Carbon Black's Ben Johnson says there is a need to take collective defensive cybersecurity, such as sharing information to prevent future attacks.