MONTREAL/ WASHINGTON Feb 8- Global aviation experts agreed on Monday to the world's first carbon dioxide emissions standards for new and existing aircraft programs, in a deal that environmental groups said does not go far enough. The new standards, aimed at makers of small and large planes alike, will apply to all new aircraft models launched after 2020, the...» Read More
Hany Nada, GGV Capital co-founder, discusses whether there will be a turnaround in IPOs next year.
But the device may be designed less for the dance floor than the office.
*C.bank to launch Macro-Prudential Assessment in 2016. BEIJING, Dec 29- China's central bank said on Tuesday it will introduce a new system to assess macro-prudential risks in the financial system in 2016 as the country's banking assets become more diversified. Under the existing assessment system, the People's Bank of China uses window guidance and applies...
BEIJING, Dec 29- China's central bank said on Tuesday it will introduce a Macro Prudential Assessment system in 2016 to replace the current scheme of dynamic adjustment in bank reserves.
Insight to the connected features of the Swiss made Breitling's Exospace B55 watch, with Breitling U.S. President Thierry Prissert.
Oppenheimer analyst Jason Helfstein, discusses Twitter's struggles this year, and what investors can look forward to in the new year.
The GoPro channel is now available on PS3 and PS4, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Apple named live video streaming app Periscope the "iPhone app of the year." CEO Kayvon Beykpour, discusses growth and reach of the app since it was launched.
Elon Musk's SpaceX has safely landed in Florida after delivering 11 satellites to orbit. Elevation Partners co-founder Roger McNamee, discusses the significance of this landing for the space industry.
SINGAPORE/ SEOUL Dec 22- Efforts to revive its once stellar smartphone fortunes may be doomed if Samsung Electronics cannot overcome its dominant engineering culture, according to serving and former executives and those who have dealt with the company. This culture, they say, has stymied many previous efforts to develop software and service platforms to...
CNBC's Josh Lipton makes his top predictions for the technology industry in the coming year, including one prediction Yahoo gets sold.
Dec 17- Apple Inc said on Thursday it had partnered with China UnionPay to launch payment service Apple Pay in China for China UnionPay cardholders by early 2016.. "China is an extremely important market for Apple and with China UnionPay and support from 15 of China's leading banks, users will soon have a convenient, private and secure payment experience," said...
BEIJING, Dec 18- When an explosion devastated parts of China's Tianjin port in August, one insurance company turned to Chinese-made drones to help analyze the rubble and estimate the damages. Already well established as a world leader in drone manufacturing, China is slowly emerging as a world-class innovator, not just a duplicator of foreign designs.
Discussing the quality of advances in battery technology, with Re/code Co-Founder and Editor-at-Large Walt Mossberg.
NEW DELHI, Dec 16- New Google leader Sundar Pichai pledged on Wednesday to use India as a testing ground for its products as the U.S. tech giant targets hundreds of millions of consumers in the developing world set to move online in the next few years. "We think that what we build in India will apply to many global places," Indian-born Pichai, appointed chief executive...
ALIBABA SAYS CO, DISNEY TO LAUNCH DISNEYLIFE, FEATURING DISNEY, PIXAR'S FILMS, ANIMATION SERIES, GAMES, AMONG OTHERS, IN CHINA.
British start-up Little Riot created a pillow that can help bring a couple closer together.
LONDON, Dec 14- Specialist medicine company BTG received a triple dose of good news on Monday as U.S. regulators approved two new treatments and a clinical trial of a novel lung device produced positive results. Although Deutsche Bank analyst Richard Parkes said the benefit appeared only modest in the PneumRx coils study, as measured by the main outcome,...
NVIDIA's virtual reality software and hardware plunges viewers into a 3D environment, giving them 360 degree view at every step. CNBC's Akiko Fujita reports.
*Companies to merge, then split into three. Dec 11- Chemical titans DuPont and Dow Chemical Co agreed to combine in an all-stock merger valued at $130 billion in a move that pleased activist investors, would generate tax savings and trigger more consolidation while drawing scrutiny from regulators. The "deal of three centuries," as Wells Fargo analyst Frank Mitsch...