Archive Technology: Trends

  • Cybercrime's toll on the U.S. economy is difficult to predict but one new study puts the price tag at $100 billion and 508,000 lost jobs as a result.

  • Manufacturers of high-end smartphones may be forced to lower prices in the coming months, as the market nears saturation and users slow the pace of changing phones, say analysts.

  • Top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York are bringing in state and federal security specialists to test the efficacy of iPhone and Android anti-theft features.

  • Marc Andreessen, co-founder and partner at Andreessen Horowitz

    Marc Andreessen is bullish on startups and the economy. At the Allen Company conference in Sun Valley, he said he was most excited about is are new collaborative business models.

  • The ad dollars are starting to move toward social media, and this is only the beginning.

  • Some data suggest that a rightsizing trend is occurring in venture capital, but the future looks promising, according to one investor.

  • The insurance sector's efforts to establish cyber cover as a lucrative business line alongside risks such as weather catastrophes may be about to bear fruit.

  • Bill McDermott, co-CEO of SAP, said that economic prospects, at least in the U.S., had improved.

  • A drone on display in the exposition hall of the Border Security Expo in Phoenix

    Entrepreneurs and investors are betting on a future full of flying robots that can do anything from survey crops to make a delivery.

  • President Barack Obama listens as Chinese President Xi Jinping answers a question following their bilateral meeting at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, on June 7, 2013

    Cyberattacks will no doubt be a major topic when President Barack Obama meets Friday with China President Xi Jinping. Both sides call foul, and in a sense they are both right.

  • Companies hit by a cyberattack may soon choose to hack the thieves to retrieve stolen data, a former CIA director said at a forum in Washington.

  • Customers at the Apple flagship store in New York City.

    Apple hiked prices in Japan, becoming the latest brand to foreign firms asking Japanese consumers to pay more as a weakening yen squeezes income.

  • It's not just controlling your computer. You can track your marathon training or even just stopping you from slouching Click ahead to see some new wearable gadgets you may be slipping on before you walk out the front door.

  • Investors have a hard enough time reading 10-Ks and keeping up with corporate earnings. Now they're going to have to monitor Facebook and Twitter, too.

  • Communities making and selling. Social sharing as shopping. Retail is invoking the rhetoric of democratization. Introducing CNBC's Retail Disruptors.

  • CNBC gives you an exclusive glimpse inside a cyber war room on the front lines of the fight against hacking. Defense contractor Exelis is poised 24/7 to respond to threats.

  • Ashton Kutcher speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2013

    The "bitcoin revolution" is here, and it offers an investing opportunity, Ashton Kutcher tells the TechCrunch Disrupt conference.

  • Many of the big trends in technology today are a result of the proliferation of mobile devices around the world, venture capitalist Marc Andreesson told CNBC.

  • Venture capitalists at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in New York say the bitcoin could spark a wave of start-ups.

  • IG Group is set to extend its service allowing customers to bet on the wildly fluctuating price of Bitcoin, the virtual currency that has captivated the interest of speculators and divided spread betting operators. The FT reports.

 

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