JOHANNESBURG— App developers have launched a series of uniquely African emojis of characters dressed in colorful traditional attire using popular local expressions and gestures. Afro Emoji founder Nigerian-American Ayoola Daramola said there was a gap in the market for images representing African mobile phone users. Afro Emoji spokeswoman Jessica...» Read More
Christopher Galvin, Harrison Street Capital CEO, discusses the future of mobile, disruptive tech and shares where he is investing in now.
King Digital Entertainment officially began life as a publicly traded company, but opened below its initial pricing levels.
Your smartphone can tell you, says Charles Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, explaining how his device allows people to check their BAC levels. This is more of a second reference point and not a replacement for good judgment, says Yim. And Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" co-host explains how this device has changed behavior in his home and demonstrates how it works.
King Digital Entertainment, the maker of "Candy Crush," priced its shares Tuesday after the bell.
Arnold Donald, Carnival CEO, discusses the new innovations his company is employing to drive demand and increase guest experience. Donald also weighs in on Carnival's first quarter earnings beat.
Jenny Abramson, LiveSafe president & CEO, discusses how her software company allows smartphone users to alert police in real time. And Abramson explains why she thinks IAC's Barry Diller is the ultimate disruptor.
Discussing what new products are going to set up Apple for the next quarter, with Steve Milunovich, UBS analyst.
Jane Ni Dhulchaointigh, developer at Sufru, introduces Sugru, a new product hailed as a new wonder material and says the "magic part" is that it bonds to almost any material.
As the video game industry says goodbye to one generation of hardware, it's also saying goodbye to a number of high-profile names.
Chris Zaharias, SearchQuant founder, encourages tech talent in Silicon Valley to stand up for themselves and talk to their companies about equity.
Apple needs an iWatch sooner rather than later, or the company will risk losing its innovative edge to rivals, analysts said.
Elisa Camahort Page, BlogHer co-founder and CEO, discusses how she was able to make her mark on the web and help people get paid for their work.
Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary talks about his investment in Wicked Good Cupcakes and how he'd like the government to butt out when it comes to small businesses.
Tracey Noonan, Wicked Good Cupcakes co-founder and president, discusses how she got the idea to ship her cupcakes in a jar and shares some of the business lessons she learned from "Shark Tank" host Kevin O'Leary.
Sunil Paul, SideCar CEO discusses how new ridesharing legislation affects his startup that uses smartphone technology to match drivers with people who need a ride, for a fee.
A new app has added a twist to video messaging between friends: Instant reactions.
CNBC's Sue Herera speaks with teen inventor Ann Makosinski who took top honors in the Google Science fair for her battery free flashlight, powered by the heat of a person's hand.
Jason Johnson, August co-Founder and CEO, discusses his home security smart lock that retrofits to your existing lock giving users access though their smartphone. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Ambarish Mitra, Blippar CEO, discusses the company's recently released image recognition technology, a tool that could let Google Glass recognize images to be used in advertising.
AirStrip CEO Alan Portela, discusses his company's platform which securely delivers critical, real-time patient information, to a doctor or nurses smart phone, laptop or desktop. The platform is completely reusable, scalable and data independent. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.