Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates, President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande will launch a joint initiative on Monday after a diplomatic push in recent weeks ahead of the Paris climate conference. The U.N. climate summit formally opened Sunday afternoon with a minute of silence for the victims of this month’ s Paris attacks...» Read More
Steve Aoki, DJ and entrepreneur, discusses the convergence between tech talent and music innovation.
Troy Carter, Atom Company CEO & founder, discusses where he is seeing opportunities in startups.
Insight to the beard business, with Harry's co-CEOs Andy Katz-Mayfield and Jeff Raider; and Robert Safian, Fast Company Editor.
*Firm discovers eye-tracking tech accidentally in lab. STOCKHOLM, Nov 8- An accidental breakthrough in a Stockholm laboratory 15 years ago could reap a fortune for the engineers who made it- as long as they can win over some of the most demanding consumers: video gamers. Since John Elvesjo noticed a sensor tracking his eye movements in a lab experiment, the...
Speaking to CNBC at the Citi Mobile Challenge Asia Pacific, Heather Cox, CEO of Citi FinTech, says they are on the lookout for innovative banking solutions.
Robert Mulroy, Merrimack CEO, discusses the risk factors and time element it takes to create innovative drugs as R&D costs rise and pharma consolidation continues.
Nov 4- Facebook Inc is preparing to launch a new standalone news app called Notify next week, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the plans. The app will feature content from dozens of media partners including Vogue, the Washington Post and CBS, the newspaper said. The company's new app will compete with Twitter Inc's recently launched...
Nov 4- Facebook Inc is preparing to launch a new standalone news app called Notify next week, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the plans. The app will feature content from dozens of media partners including Vogue, the Washington Post and CBS, the newspaper said. Facebook was not immediately available for comment.
Nov 4- Facebook Inc is preparing to launch a new standalone news app called Notify next week, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the plans. The app will feature content from dozens of media partners including Vogue, the Washington Post and CBS, the newspaper said. Facebook was immediately available for comment.
Aparna Chennapragada, director of product at Google, says artificial intelligence will make smartphones smarter and help users work faster and more efficiently.
We try to incorporate fit, fabric and function into the brand, says Tom Patterson, Tommy John founder and CEO, discussing how advance technology has allowed his company to produce lightweight, comfortable men's underwear .
Nov 3- "FarmVille" game maker Zynga Inc said Chief Financial Officer David Lee was stepping down and Chief Accounting Officer Michelle Quejado was taking over as interim CFO. Zynga also said it would delay the launch of the "Dawn of Titans" and "CSR2" games to 2016 from the fourth quarter planned earlier. Founder Mark Pincus, who returned as chief executive this year,...
Sal Khan, Khan Academy executive director, discusses how he is reinventing the way people learn by providing online access to education.
Jay Leno discusses the excitement and uncertainty of innovation, and the possibility of sea water as a future fuel.
CNBC's Kelly Evans talks with Carnegie Mellon Chairman James Rohr about rebuilding the city of Pittsburgh. It's really a spectacular place, says Rohr. Also a look at innovation at Carnegie Mellon University.
Yoichi Ochiai , CEO and co-founder of Japanese startup Pixie Dust, explains how his company uses ultrasound technology to create functional, floating 3D displays.
*Rivals including LG Electronics already securing big contracts. Data compiled by Thomson Reuters IP& Science shows the world's top smartphone maker and other Samsung Group tech affiliates are ramping up research and development for auto technology, with two-thirds of their combined 1,804 U.S. patent filings related to electric vehicles and electric...
Donald Trump praised Mark Zuckerberg's immigration efforts despite bashing them on a campaign website. Here's why.
*Mazda expects U.S. to tighten emissions, fuel-economy testing. *Tougher U.S. tests to cause delays for diesel plans- Mazda exec. Kiyoshi Fujiwara, a Mazda managing executive officer in charge of research and development and cost innovation, said media reports that Mazda had given up on diesel's potential use in the U.S. market were untrue.
Oct 28- GoPro Inc forecast lower-than-expected revenue for the fourth quarter, due to lower demand for its recently launched flagship cameras and lack of new products for the crucial holiday quarter. GoPro Chief Executive Nicholas Woodman said weaker-than-expected demand for its Hero4 Session camera was due to its initial high price and fewer marketing...