*Algorithm identifies large oil deposit in Gulf of Mexico. *BP aims to deploy new Wolfspar technology in Angola, Brazil. LONDON, Jan 18- Buoyed by the success of seismic imaging that found an extra billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is looking to take its latest technology to Angola and Brazil.
*Japan is biggest HNB market, Philip Morris' IQOS most popular. Philip Morris in 2014 started selling its IQOS HNB device in Japan, which has emerged as a fertile test ground for vaping products since e-cigarettes using nicotine-laced liquid are not allowed under the country's pharmaceutical regulation. It is now planning to start selling Ploom TECH+ and Ploom S...
SHANGHAI, Jan 15- China's ByteDance Technology unveiled a new video messaging app called Duoshan, a move which analysts say will see it muscling into a space dominated by Tencent's WeChat messenger. Founded by entrepreneur Zhang Yiming in 2012, Bytedance counts venture firm Sequoia Capital, big private-equity firms such as KKR, General Atlantic and...
Dr. Harvey Karp, author of "Happiest Baby on the Block," built a high-tech crib that can soothe a baby to sleep with the push of a button
Companies like Microsoft are now developing virtual reality to be used for workplace training, after VR profits slumped in the entertainment sector.
Companies like Microsoft, Strivr and Pixo VR are developing virtual reality safety trainings that are saving the lives of American workers, saving companies millions of dollars and ensuring a future for the whole VR industry.
Jan 11- Apple Inc plans to launch three iPhone models this year with some new camera features, including three rear cameras for the most expensive model and two for the other models, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The new iPhones will succeed the XR model that has shown sluggish demand, which according to Apple was due to weak sales in China.
*India twice cut royalties that local companies pay to Monsanto. *Monsanto's GM cotton helped India become world's top producer. MUMBAI/ NEW DELHI, Jan 11- Monsanto's victory this week in a patent case in India regarding genetically modified cotton seeds has raised hopes among farmers that the company will now launch its next-generation seeds.
Jan 11- Apple Inc plans to launch three new iPhone models this year, including one with an LCD screen, to succeed its struggling XR model, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The iPhone maker also intends to introduce new camera features, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. The Cupertino, California- based company has decided to stick with...
*India twice cut royalties that local companies pay to Monsanto. *Monsanto's GM cotton helped India become world's top producer. MUMBAI/ NEW DELHI, Jan 11- A court ruling in India this week that upheld a Monsanto patent on genetically modified cotton seeds has raised hopes among farmers that the company would now launch its next-generation seeds, the application...
Kohler unveiled an "intelligent toilet" called the Numi 2.0 at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas this week.
Kohler unveiled an “intelligent toilet” called the Numi 2.0 at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas this week. It comes with built-in surround sound speakers, ambient mood lighting and Amazon Alexa voice controls.
The Consumer Electronics Show 2019 floor opens on Tuesday morning, but CNBC's Todd Haselton had a glimpse of what's coming at a preview event named CES Unveiled on Sunday evening.
LG announced a new TV that rolls away when you don't want to watch it at CES 2019.
LG just announced a TV that rolls itself up and vanishes from view when you don't need it. The LG Signature OLED TV R, which stands for rollable, was unveiled at CES 2019 in Las Vegas on Monday.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 7- New Trump administration policies aimed at curbing China's access to American innovation have all but halted Chinese investment in U.S. technology startups, as both investors and startup founders abandon deals amid scrutiny from Washington. But Trump has been particularly vocal about stopping China from getting its hands on strategic...
*Launches chipset called the Kunpeng 920, designed by HiSilicon. HONG KONG, Jan 7- Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on Monday launched a new chipset for use in servers, at a time when China is pushing to enhance its chip-making capabilities and reduce its heavy reliance on imports, especially from the United States. Chinese firms are also seeking to minimize the impact...
Willow is a wearable and hands free breast pump that fits inside your bra. The company just unveiled an updated version of its first device.
Willow is a wearable, quiet and hands free breast pump that fits inside your bra. The company just unveiled the Willow 2.0 at CES. CNBC's Jeniece Pettitt gets a first look at the new product.
Scott Parazynski is the only person to have both flown in space and summited Mt. Everest. Now, he's the founder and CEO of Fluidity Technologies, a start-up that makes a one-handed drone controller. He says this role is his greatest challenge yet.