Some economists sought out believable data points in Chinese reports, but others relied on external metrics for their GDP assessments.
CNBC's John Harwood explains why presidential candidate Donald Trump is criticizing major firms Apple, Ford and Macy's.
Reviving manufacturing was supposed to be one of Obama's signature achievements. Here's why it's not turning out that way, says Scott Paul.
Discussing instability in the RMB, and the state of manufacturing in China, with Peter Baum, Essex Manufacturing CFO and COO.
While Quirky has yet to crown a millionaire, some have still made some serious money. Here's a look at the site's top-selling products.
Since 1941, every point scored in the National Football League has involved a Wilson Football. Here's how they're made.
You made that with a 3-D printer? See how what's sometimes called additive manufacturing is altering industries and objects—from combat surgery to killer heels.
More consumers are asking questions about overseas-made products including apparel. See a list of 10 neat products, curated by USA Love List, a site devoted to American-made goods.
It's not just controlling your computer. You can track your marathon training or even just stopping you from slouching Click ahead to see some new wearable gadgets you may be slipping on before you walk out the front door.
The 5 companies named as a CNBC Disruptor: 3D Robotics, Makerbot, Quirky, Shapeways, Rethink Robotics are redefining the business of manufacturing.
While hardware companies were once considered too risky to invest in, advancements in technology have made the space much more appealing.
There's little doubt that the 20th century was full of breakthroughs that changed history. But the 21st century could go a step further, according to Citi.
Three-dimensional printing is gaining traction in business, medicine and among consumers, but most people have no idea how they work. Click ahead to find out how to fabricate a piece of jewelry—or perhaps even a human organ.
Some concept cars never became production models, and they're holy grails for certain collectors. Read our list of 10 cars that never made it to the showroom.
The biggest mobile trade show in the calendar kicks off on February 25 in Barcelona, Spain. Industry watchers expect new products to be unveiled by a host of players including Google, Samsung, HTC and Sony at the Mobile World Congress.
Concept cars create the most buzz at the Detroit Auto Show, providing the surprise element -- and the flashy music and lights.
The Detroit Auto Show is where the global automotive community comes together to catch up on the latest news and events.
Kelley Blue Book is the go-to resource for new car shoppers with performance and resale value in mind. CNBC.com presents Kelley's list of 10 cars with the best resale value for 2013.