IBM has announced a milestone in its race against Google and other big tech firms to build a powerful quantum computer.
Dario Gil, who leads IBM's quantum computing and artificial intelligence research...
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 06:47 PM EST
Sean Parker: Facebook Exploits Human 'Vulnerability'
Napster founder and former president of Facebook Sean Parker on Wednesday shared that he believes the social media giant was designed with potentially addictive features that he believes exploit "a vulnerability...
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 04:51 PM EST
ESPN Will Lay Off More Than 100 Staffers After Thanksgiving
Another round of layoffs is hitting ESPN, CNBC has learned.
ESPN plans to layoff more than 100 staffers after the Thanksgiving holidays, with SportsCenter in particular expected to lose jobs, a source close to...
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 03:07 PM EST
CEO of Yogurt Giant Chobani Expands in Idaho Despite Turmoil
The founder and CEO of Chobani has no regrets about moving his Greek yogurt company to south-central Idaho, a region embroiled in the national debate over refugee resettlement that spread to company boycotts by...
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 12:27 PM EST
US and Them: America, the Elephant in Room at Climate Talks
How's this for awkward? The United States has a delegation at international climate talks in Bonn that will be telling other nations what they should do on an agreement that the president wants no part...
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 12:18 PM EST
Nearly All Student Loan Fraud Claims Involve For-Profits
Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98 percent of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their schools, according to an analysis of Education Department data published...
On Sunday, the public learned that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross never fully divested himself of ownership in a global shipping company — one with ties to Russia’s rulers — when he joined President Donald...
Federal prosecutors want to know more about efforts billionaire investor Carl Icahn may have made while he was an adviser to President Donald Trump to change the renewable fuel credits system that was costing...
Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 09:53 AM EST
Trump to Push China on Trade, N. Korea During 2-Day Visit
Welcomed to China with an outsized dose of pomp and pageantry, President Donald Trump pronounced himself wowed by Beijing's lavish greeting Wednesday at the start of a two-day visit in which he aims to employ...
Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 07:51 PM EST
Trump's Commerce Secretary Overstated Wealth by $2B: Forbes
Forbes reported Tuesday that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross exaggerated his net worth to the magazine by $2 billion.
The publication cited years of internal reporting notes and conversations with Ross, an...