Hardware Nanotechnology

  • Aug. 31- China and India have the biggest populations in the Asia-Pacific region, and the economic news coming out of both countries usually dominates world headlines. But it's their relatively small regional neighbors Japan and South Korea that dominate the Reuters Top 75: Asia's Most Innovative Universities, a list that identifies the educational...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- GlaxoSmithKline and Google parent Alphabet's life sciences unit are creating a new company focused on fighting diseases by targeting electrical signals in the body, jump-starting a novel field of medicine called bioelectronics. The new company, owned 55 percent by GSK and 45 percent by Verily, will be based at GSK's Stevenage research centre...

  • Confusion ahead for VMware: Analyst

    Jayson Nolan, IT hardware senior analyst at Robert W Baird and Company, discusses the post- Dell and EMC merger impact on VMware's float operating independence.

  • Skating on ice

    Physicists at MIT show it is possible to create objects that can move with almost no friction, and it may be big for nanotechnology.

  • Fitness bands with pay feature

    Jawbone is a privately held consumer technology and wearable products company that wants to team up with American Express for a fitness tracker that lets you pay on the go. Quartz finance reporter Shelly Banjo, has the details.

  • This is the biggest investment trend of our lifetime: Pro

    Glenn Hutchins, North Island Advisory chairman, discusses the impact of Moore's law, as technical devices get smaller and smaller and become integrated into people's lives.

  • Shirin Vala, 65, who is an essential tremor patient, uses a Liftware Spoon to eat without spilling at her home in Oakland, Calif.

    Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon for people with tremors.

  • IBM announced it will invest $3 billion in chip research and development in hopes of finding a game-changing breakthrough.

  • Nano: An industrial revolution in the making?

    In the latest episode of "The Edge", CNBC takes a closer look at nano technology and potential industrial applications.

  • Is graphene the material of the future?

    CNBC visits the University of Manchester, U.K., where the world's lightest, thinnest and strongest material is being produced: graphene.

  • You can't top our client list: Graphene CEO

    Dato Jespal Deol, CEO of Graphene Nanochem, explains that the group produces nano-material for a number of global blue-chip companies.

  • Investing in nanotechnology

    Alex Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital, discusses the advances in the nanotechnology sector and where to invest.

  • Douglass Kass

    Forget Apple, suggests celebrated bear Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners. He likes these names instead.

  • People of a certain age can be forgiven if their predictions about life in the 21st century were way off base. Perhaps inspired by the classic film “2001: A Space Odyssey,” some may have expected space travel to be commonplace and discussions with robots to be ongoing, but alas, it has not turned out that way. The 21st century is now 12 years old, and most of the technological advances predicted by science fiction have simply not come to pass. However, some of the futuristic employment trends ma

    What follows is a list of jobs that may be prevalent in the 21st century. What they all have in common is they offer prospects to those entering the workforce for the rest of the century.