CNBC reveals the 2018 Disruptor 50 list, identifying start-ups on the cutting edge of huge consumer, technology and business shifts — and already worth billions. » Read More
By: Eric Rosenbaum
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By: Brandon Gomez, CNBC news associate
Uber removed a NYC driver's access to its app after he kicked a lesbian couple out of his car for kissing. Now the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission suspended the driver's taxi license, pending an investigation. » Read More
By: Arjun Kharpal
Shares of Dutch fintech firm and PayPal rival Adyen surged nearly 90 percent on their first day of trade Wednesday in Amsterdam. » Read More
High-profile successful start-ups say attracting top talent has gotten easier. But For the average small business, finding great talent is still their No. 1 problem.
CNBC reveals the methodology behind the 2018 Disruptor 50 list, identifying the start-ups thinking big about monumental consumer and business shifts.
Microsoft vice president Nat Friedman will assume the role of GitHub CEO,taking over for the developer platform's founder Chris Wanstrath, who stepped down 10 months ago.
Elon Musk's Boring Company plans to create mass transit tunnels under Los Angeles. Residents fear damaged homes and earthquakes, but Musk has the support of LA Mayor Eric Garcetti for this 'risk-taking' venture.
The biggest challenge of landing on the CNBC Disruptor 50 list isn't coming up with a game-changing idea. It's transitioning from a fast-moving start-up into a sustainable business that plays by the rules.
Jim Cramer sits down with Indigo Agriculture CEO David Perry to see how the CNBC Disruptor is overhauling age-old farming traditions.
Whether or not Crowdstrike's cloud-based endpoint security platform will be snatched up by Google or Amazon remains to be seen, but co-founder and CEO George Kurtz said "it certainly could be."
SpaceX has upended the rocket industry, making founder Elon Musk the world's most disruptive space pioneer.
When Spotify went public in a direct listing in April, it skirted Wall Street. Is that an adaptable model for other unicorns lining up for an IPO?
Luis von Anh, Duolingo founder and CEO, talks about revolutionizing language education with free software.
Anne Wojcicki, Co-founder & CEO of 23 & Me, discusses her company's next big thing and its place on the Disruptor 50.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reveals the top private companies transforming the economy and changing an industry.
Jim Cramer hears from Rent the Runway co-founder and CEO Jennifer Hyman about how her company is revolutionizing retail.
SoFi CEO Anthony Noto says the "modern finance" company wants members to be able to invest in cryptocurrency as soon as 2019.
The CNBC Disruptor 50 companies in 2018 have women CEO and female founder representation far above what is typical in Silicon Valley.
Gwynne Shotwell was a teenager when she met a woman working as a mechanical engineer. She said this female role model is why she came to be where she is today.
Automation, AI and machine learning will radically influence the relationship between employers and their workforce.
Covering the full set of tools and strategies for long-term investors: How to take everyday market fluctuations in stride, and when to know it’s time to take action or protect against a major economic shifts.
A globe-trotting look at the world of investing, from developed Europe and Asia trends to the least-traveled frontier markets.
A fast-growing start-up that offers simple cloud infrastructure has brought in a seasoned public company CEO.
Competition for eyes and ads keeps heating up as Alphabet, Snap, Twitter and Facebook's core platform all ratchet up original and curated content.
Disney has raised its offer to buy a bundle of Fox's assets by nearly $20 billion.