CNBC reveals the 2019 Disruptor 50 list, identifying start-ups on the cutting edge of huge consumer, technology and business shifts — and already worth billions. » Read More
By: Ellen Sheng
The job postings most likely to resonate with jobseekers are being written by AI companies like Textio, ranked No. 16 on the 2019 CNBC Disruptor 50 list. It is one of a growing number of start-ups using AI to augment or automate writing. » Read More
Wall Street pushed out Sallie Krawcheck twice, but she isn't going away. Her investing start-up Ellevest has a message for women: Stop taking men's 'patronizing' advice about personal finance. They won't help you save for retirement. » Read More
By: Joel Dreyfuss
Western Union isn't panicked, but the delivery of money around the world is being upended, says CEO of upstart TransferWise. It broke into the market $689 billion market in 2011 and unlike many start-ups is already profitable. » Read More
There is a shortfall of cybersecurity workers that could reach as high as 3.5 million unfilled roles by 2021. A start-up called Synack provides crowdsourced security and hires freelance hackers to help companies find vulnerabilities.
In July 2016 Pokémon Go became a global gaming sensation and brought in $2 billion in revenue. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, a new augmented reality venture is poised to be another megahit for gaming start-up Niantic, which emerged from within Google.
Kabbage CEO Rob Frohwein joins CNBC's "Power Lunch" team to talk about the company and how it made CNBC's Disrupter 50 list at number fourteen. Kabbage is an AI-powered money lending service.
Early investors are showing "that they don't want to put a lot of money at risk," SoFi CEO Anthony Soto says.
Luis von Ahn, Duolingo CEO and co-founder, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss how the company is disrupting traditional lanuage learning.
Esports gaming platform Skillz says people spend 65 minutes a day competing. That is more than Facebook peak use and more than the average daily Netflix stream. It is not hard-core gamers alone driving the growth but casual gamers, too.
SoftBank has invested almost $40 billion into 14 innovative start-ups ranked on CNBC's 2019 Disruptor 50 list. The fund has made large VC investments in each of these companies for sizable equity stakes.
Miranda Qu, Xiaohongshu Founder, explains the social e-commerce giant's rapid growth and roadmap for success
Zipline delivers lifesaving medical supplies by drone and will soon expand its services in Rwanda, Ghana, and the U.S.
Rent the Runway co-founder and CEO Jennifer Hyman has her sights set on expanding her business without sacrificing profitability.
Most Americans could go bankrupt if their health insurance won't cover high pharmaceutical prices, co-CEO Doug Hirsch says.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Lanzatech Lab, mission-driven disrupter companies on CNBC's Disrupter 50 list. The company listed at number 15 and it turns carbon emissions into ethanol.
Jason Kelly, Ginkgo Bioworks CEO, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss how his company makes 'made-to-order' microbes and how it's disrupting the industry.
Shanghai-based YITU Technology has gained wide recognition for its facial scan platform that can identify a person from a database of at least 2 billion people in a matter of seconds. The company made this year's CNBC Disruptor 50 list.
LanzaTech has proved it can transform greenhouse gas emissions into fuels and chemicals. Now the company is trying to bring its clean tech to the masses.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Chicago on another one of CNBC's Disruptor 50 companies. Uptake uses sensors and machine learning to help build a world where things never break.
Top health care investors, CEOs and technologists explore the innovations that will drive better outcomes, financially and clinically.
Rising Risks looks at the real estate impact of rising tides and increasingly extreme weather.
Executives reflect on their own “Make or Break” moments, sharing how they have made key decisions, who they turn to for advice and what they would have done differently.
An altered video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made rounds on social media this week, which critics used to attack her mental state.
Apple bought Tueo Health, which was developing tech to help parents monitor asthma symptoms in children, using a mobile app and commercial breathing sensors.
Apple's 2020 iPhones will offer bigger changes, including 5G, than this year's new iPhones, Barclays semiconductor analysts said.