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  • CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk

    Elon Musk is the most admired business leader among top MBA students, according to a Poets&Quants survey.

  • June 22- Investors questioned a plan by Silicon Valley heavyweight Elon Musk for his electric car company Tesla Motors to buy his rooftop solar company SolarCity for up to $2.8 billion, sending Tesla's shares down more than 10 percent on concerns the two would not fit together and a deal would distract Tesla from making cars. However, there were signs that some of...

  • Pelosi says iPhone wouldn't exist without government

    Rep. Nancy Pelosi claims without the federal government, the iPhone wouldn’t exist.

  • By comparison, the highest paid CEO last year in the United States, where executive rewards tend to be larger, was Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi, with a package of $95 million, according to the Equilar 200 Highest-Paid CEO Rankings. Tim Cook was given the largest single pay package awarded to a company CEO in about a decade when he replaced Apple co-founder Steve...

  • Apple's 'simple' lesson

    Is Apple too complicated? Ken Segall, "Think Simple" author offers advice on how to create a great brand by following Steve Jobs legacy of keeping it simple.

  • Tim Cook, CEO, Apple

    Apple is more than ever missing the magic of Steve Jobs, says Walter Isaacson, biographer of the late co-founder of the tech giant.

  • Steve Jobs' death led to the Apple Watch

    The former Apple CEO shared his frustrations over inefficient health care systems with company executives.

  • Evan Spiegel, co-founder and CEO of Snapchat

    Spiegel is building Snapchat into the new communication experience and the world seems more than happy to conform, Recode reports.

  • Steve Jobs, as Apple Computers chairman, John Sculley, as president and CEO, and Steve Wozniak, co-founder (l-r) unveiling the Apple IIc computer in San Francisco on April 24, 1984.

    Former Apple CEO John Sculley offered his take on the future of the company he helped Steve Jobs build.

  • Nolan playing Ping Pong with Spill Games.

    Atari founder Nolan Bushnell is trying his hand at mobile games for the first time, partnering with Spil Games to develop new titles.

  • The company's sales dropped by more than a quarter in China, its most important market after the United States, and it also forecast another disappointing quarter for global revenues. Its shares fell about 8 percent, dropping below $100 for the first time since February. Apple was hard pressed to top sales from the year-ago quarter, which was boosted by the recent...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 26- Apple Inc on Tuesday reported quarterly results below Wall Street targets and forecast another disappointing quarter, while sales of iPhones, its most important product, declined for the first time. Apple also said it was raising its capital return program by $50 billion through a $35 billion increase in its share buyback...

  • Steve Wozniak

    Steve Wozniak, co-founder and designer of Apple's first computer, says education is important, but don't let a textbook limit you.

  • April 20- Apple Inc will report its second-quarter results on April 26, a day later than scheduled, according to the company's website. The postponement was due to a memorial service for Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, CNBC reported. Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, died on Monday after a long...

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died on Monday after a long battle with cancer, his family said. "He helped us build Google and in countless ways made our success possible," Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet Inc, said in a post. "Just hearing the news about...

  • William Campbell

    He gave advice to some of the tech industry's greatest leaders and innovators. Re/code reports.

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died, technology website Re/code reported on Monday. He has served on a number of boards, including Apple Inc and Columbia University. Re/code's Kara Swisher said Campbell died after a long struggle with cancer.

  • Stephen Wolfram, Founder & CEO of Wolfram Research

    At 22, Stephen Wolfram already had a great career as a physicist. So why did he ditch academia to make software? One word: Math.

  • John Paul Dejoria.

    The host of CNBC's "Follow the Leader" reveals five secrets to success she learned from John Paul DeJoria.

  • Happy 40th birthday Apple

    Apple was founded 40 years ago on April 1st, 1976. CNBC's Jon Fortt highlights the company's evolution.