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Enterprise Innovation

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 23- When Apple Inc launches its much-anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone this fall, it will offer an unwitting lesson in how much the smartphone industry it pioneered has matured. The new iPhone is expected to include new features such as high-resolution displays, wireless charging and 3- D sensors. Timothy Arcuri, an analyst at Cowen& Co,...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 23- When Apple Inc launches its much-anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone this fall, it will offer an unwitting lesson in how much the smartphone industry it pioneered has matured. The new iPhone is expected to include new features such as high-resolution displays, wireless charging and 3- D sensors. Timothy Arcuri, an analyst at Cowen& Co,...

  • The center had sued Pruitt on Feb. 7, ahead of the Senate vote to confirm his nomination by President Donald Trump, to release the records detailing his communications with energy companies. Among the documents released were communications between Devon Energy and Pruitt's office that suggest the company gave the Oklahoma officials language on limits on...

  • This ETF makes money in robots

    William Studebaker, Robo Global president & CIO, discusses how automation technology in the workplace is presenting opportunities for investors.

  • ConAgra CEO: When you restart a company, you've got to rebuild the innovation pipeline from scratch

    ConAgra CEO Sean Connolly weighs in on growth, innovation, tax reform and food deregulation.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 20- Snap Inc takes to the road in London on Monday to promote its initial public offering with a daring proposition: that it can build hot-selling hardware gadgets and ad-friendly software features fast enough to stay one step ahead of Facebook. These efforts, which are aimed at developing hardware and so-called augmented reality...

  • Accenture invests in US jobs

    Julie Sweet, Accenture North America CEO, discusses the company's $1.4 billion pledge to create 15,000 jobs in the United States.

  • FRANKFURT, Feb 16- European lawmakers called on Thursday for EU-wide legislation to regulate the rise of robots, including an ethical framework for their development and deployment and the establishment of liability for the actions of robots including self-driving cars. The resolution is a recommendation to the bloc's executive, the European Commission,...

  • Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov said Shire had delivered record product sales and earnings in a year when it bought hemophilia drugs company Baxalta for $32 billion and launched a new medicine for dry eye disease. Total product sales would rise to $14.5- 14.8 billion this year, up from $10.9 billion, Shire said, and earnings per share would rise to $14.60- $15.20.

  • GMOs and engineered biology

    Randal Kirk, Intrexon CEO chairman & CEO, discusses the biotech company's advances in genetic engineering.

  • Feb 15- The Broad Institute, a biological and genomic research center affiliated with MIT and Harvard, will keep valuable patents on a revolutionary gene-editing technology known as CRISPR, a U.S. patent agency ruled on Wednesday. Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Trial and Appeal Board in Alexandria, Virginia, rejected a claim by a rival team, associated...

  • Feb 15- The Broad Institute, a biological and genomic research center affiliated with MIT and Harvard, will keep valuable patents on a revolutionary gene-editing technology known as CRISPR, a U.S. patent agency ruled on Wednesday. Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Trial and Appeal Board in Alexandria, Virginia, rejected a claim by a rival team, associated...

  • Feb 15- The Broad Institute, a biological and genomic research center affiliated with MIT and Harvard, will keep valuable patents on a revolutionary gene-editing technology known as CRISPR, a U.S. patent agency ruled on Wednesday. Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Trial and Appeal Board in Alexandria, Virginia, rejected a claim by a rival team, associated...

  • Feb 14- Facebook Inc is launching an app for smart TVs that will help the social network's users enjoy its videos on a bigger screen. The Wall Street Journal reported last month that Facebook was creating an app for TV set-top boxes that would bring the company closer to live video and video advertisements. Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg during a...

  • Feb 14- Barbie maker Mattel Inc became the latest U.S. company to sell products on Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's online marketplace Tmall to expand its reach in China. Mattel also said it would work with Alibaba's A.I. Lab to develop new products. "The multi-billion dollar toy category in China is highly fragmented, with tremendous...

  • Feb 14- Barbie maker Mattel Inc said it entered into a partnership with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd to sell its products through the Chinese e-commerce giant's online marketplace Tmall to expand its reach in China. Mattel will also be working with Alibaba's A.I. Lab to develop new products, the toymaker said. Mattel and Alibaba will begin product development...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 10- Wells Fargo& Co has created a team to develop artificial intelligence-based technology and appointed a lead for its newly combined payments businesses, as part of an ongoing push to strengthen its digital offerings. Wells Fargo's AI team will work on creating technology that can help the bank provide more personalized customer service...

  • CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports on Facebook's latest innovation in its Oculus virtual reality business.

  • Steve Ballmer

    Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, and one of Twitter's largest shareholders, provides his thoughts on the future of social media company.

  • LYON, France, Feb 4- French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron on Saturday called on U.S. scientists, academics and entrepreneurs at odds with Donald Trump's administration to move to France. "I want all those who today embody innovation and excellence in the United States to hear what we say: from now on, from next May, you will have a new homeland, France," he said.