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Enterprise Innovation

  • Gopichand Katragadda, CTO of Tata Sons, says the intersection of biology, materials and computing will be an importance space to watch.

  • NEW YORK, July 11- Intel Corp. on Tuesday announced a new line of microprocessors for data centers, setting up a battle with Advanced Micro Devices and others for the lucrative business of supplying the chips that power cloud computing. The new Xeon Scalable Processor chips provide far greater support for next-generation computing applications such as...

  • Microsoft wants to extend broadband services to rural America by turning to a wireless technology that uses the buffer zones separating individual television channels in the airwaves. Microsoft plans to partner with rural telecommunications providers in 12 states stretching from Washington to Maine to get about 2 million rural Americans connected to...

  • A lab technician displays Aedes aegypti mosquitoes infected with Wolbachia bacteria in a test tube for a photograph at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016.

    American technology companies are bringing automation and robotics to the task of battling mosquitoes in a bid to halt the spread of Zika.

  • WASHINGTON, July 10- Microsoft Corp on Monday unveiled a new service that allows customers to use its cloud technology on their own servers, part of the company's efforts to refocus its product line to compete more effectively with rivals Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google. One of the key differentiations we have with Azure versus our two biggest...

  • WASHINGTON, July 10- Microsoft Corp on Monday unveiled a new service that allows customers to use its cloud technology on their own servers, part of the company's efforts to refocus its product line to compete more effectively with rivals Amazon.com Inc and Google. One of the key differentiations we have with Azure versus our two biggest competitors in the...

  • STRATEGIC RISK FROM BANKS EXPANDING INTO NEW PRODUCTS, MERGING, COMPETING WITH FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES IS ELEVATED- OCC.

  • BEIJING, July 7- Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd will launch its mega-hit smartphone game "Honour of Kings" in the EU and United States this year, a person familiar with the plans said, amid a backlash in China over its addictive features. China's People's Daily called the game "poison", alluding to a Chinese gaming term used to describe addictive games and...

  • Sue's Tech Kitchen brings coding to the dining table

    Randi Zuckerberg, Zuckerberg Media founder & CEO, discusses her tech-driven family dining concept, Sue's Tech Kitchen.

  • STOCKHOLM, July 5- All Volvo car models launched after 2019 will be electric or hybrids, the Chinese-owned company said on Wednesday, making it the first major traditional automaker to set a date for phasing out vehicles powered solely by the internal combustion engine. While electric and hybrid vehicles are still only a small fraction of new cars sales, they are...

  • The 2017 Volvo S90.

    Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said that all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids.

  • STOCKHOLM, July 5- Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Wednesday all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids, spelling the eventual end to nearly a century of Volvos powered solely by the internal combustion engine. Volvo's plans make it the first major traditional automaker to set a date for the complete phase-out of...

  • STOCKHOLM, July 5- Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Wednesday all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids, spelling the eventual end to nearly a century of Volvos powered solely by the internal combustion engine. Volvo's plans make it the first major traditional automaker to set a date for the complete phase-out of...

  • What's working in health care and biotech: Barbara Ryan

    Barbara Ryan, Barbara Ryan Advisors, discusses innovation in the biotech sector and what she sees for the health-care industry going forward into the back half of the year.

  • MCAM:  Oracle is the biggest gainer in the rebalancing of the CNBC IQ 100 Index

    The CNBC IQ 100 Index is being rebalanced for Q3. David Martin, founder of MCAM, explains the new weightings in the index, and some of the biggest movers.

  • *Japan wants to block foreign rivals gaining key chip technology. SEOUL/ TOKYO, July 3- SK Hynix Inc has proposed that its financing for a consortium picked as preferred bidder for Toshiba Corp's chip unit be done via convertible bonds, two sources said, providing it with a path towards an equity interest in the world's No.2 NAND chip maker. The South Korean...

  • Police are recruiting robots

    These robocops are patrolling the streets right now

  • June 29- Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd would launch a product mimicking Amazon.com Inc's "Echo" next week, according to a source familiar with the matter. "Amazon Echo", launched in 2014, is a speaker which one can leave on all day and give voice commands to, similar to Siri on an Apple Inc iPhone. Alibaba's new product would be made available...

  • Morgan Stanley's Carla Harris stress importance of 'accelerating' investing in diversity

    Carla Harris, Morgan Stanley, talks about the importance of diversity in business innovation ahead of Morgan Stanley's Multicultural Leaders Conference.

  • NEW DELHI, June 29- At midnight on Friday, India will introduce nationwide goods and services tax with Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking centre-stage in parliament for what will be the country's biggest tax reform in the 70 years since independence from British colonial rule. Even though the Congress Party first proposed the tax reform before it fell from...