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Moderna Therapeutics aims to turn human bodies into factories that make proteins to fight infections and disease like the Zika virus.
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Female-led Drawbridge aims to upend the Big 3 ad tech giants with its machine-learning technology that discerns user behavior.
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CNBC 2017 Disruptor number 41, Skillz CEO Andrew Paradise, discusses the popularity of eSports.
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Live from Lyft headquarters, Julia Boorstin talks with Taggart Matthiesen, Lyft Director of Product. Lyft is #2 in CNBC's Disruptor 50's list.
Berkshire Hathaway Energy inked a deal with Uptake Technologies to use its analytics for its fleet of wind turbines to boost productivity.
Coming in at number 11 on this year's Disruptor 50 list is cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike. Co-founder & CEO George Kurtz discusses the current cybersecurity threat environment and the trajectory for the company.
U.S. start-ups such as Houzz, Ezetap and Udacity are entering the burgeoning Indian marketplace, which has a middle class of 300 million.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reveals the top five companies on CNBC's 5th annual Disruptor 50 list.
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A leaked memo suggests U.S. conservatives plan to attack political bias at Google, Facebook if neutrality fight moves to Congress.
CNBC reviews Andy Rubin's new Essential smartphone.
Forced to drop his college scholarship or his YouTube channel, Donald De La Haye decided to sign with media company Whistle Sports and pursue online video.