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Starbucks, Dannon Partner On Yogurt Products

April 2, 2015 9:40 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Starbucks on Tuesday announced a new yogurt partnership with Danone SA as part of efforts to double food sales at the iconic coffeehouse chain.


Rewarding Your Readership With Constant Improvement

April 1, 2015 11:02 am | by Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director | News | Comments

Editorial director Jeff Reinke announces some of the new things we’re doing to improve the daily content mix.


Sam Adams CEO: Craft Brewers 'Driving The Beer Industry'

April 1, 2015 10:51 am | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

Although Sam Adams is a big name in beer, it makes up only 1 percent of the American market. Boston Beer Company founder and CEO Jim Koch says his company still has "a long way to grow."


Up Close With Project Spartan, The Successor To IE

April 1, 2015 10:44 am | by The Verge | Videos | Comments

The Verge goes hands-on with Project Spartan, the new browser Microsoft is donning the successor to Internet Explorer.


Aston Martin Exploring Electric Car Partners

April 1, 2015 10:40 am | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Andy Palmer talks about the automaker's prospects for developing an electric car and the luxury sport-utility vehicle market. 


The Three Ms For Industrial Success In 2015

April 1, 2015 10:36 am | by John Renick | Articles | Comments

As we look at staying competitive in an ever-changing global market, the value of connectivity — connected people, processes and technology — cannot be underestimated. Manufacturers must implement a fully connected framework for top asset performance and strategic data analysis.


Next-generation GMOs: Pink Pineapples And Purple Tomatoes

April 1, 2015 10:05 am | by Mary Clare Jalonick, The Associated Press | News | Comments

Cancer-fighting pink pineapples, heart-healthy purple tomatoes and less fatty vegetable oils may someday be on grocery shelves alongside more traditional products.


Chrysler-Fiat Parent Sales Up 2 Percent On Jeep Demand

April 1, 2015 10:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The parent of Chrysler and Fiat says its U.S. sales rose 2 percent in March as strong demand for Jeep offset lower Ram pickup truck sales.


Judge To Hear Arguments In Chobani Lawsuit

April 1, 2015 9:52 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A New York judge will hear arguments Tuesday in a potentially $1 billion legal fight over control of Chobani Greek yogurt.


Report: Job Stats Should Include Broader View Of Manufacturing

April 1, 2015 9:47 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

U.S. job training efforts and economic statistics should include a broader look at manufacturing processes, according to a recent report by the Brookings Institution.


Obama Vetoes Union Election Rule

April 1, 2015 9:39 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

President Barack Obama, as promised, vetoed legislation Tuesday that would overturn a federal rule to speed up the process for union certification elections.


Congress Urged To Tread Cautiously On IoT Regulations

April 1, 2015 9:31 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Tech industry representatives and business leaders last week encouraged Congress to use caution when attempting to address privacy concerns in the Internet of Things.


Microsoft Fixes Mistakes With Surface 3 Tablet

March 31, 2015 12:23 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | News | Comments

Microsoft unveiled its brand new Surface 3 tablet that takes a different approach than its predecessors.


Manufacturing Photovoltaic Devices At The Global Solar Factory

March 31, 2015 12:16 pm | by Bob Vila | Videos | Comments

Bob Vila visits the Global Solar factory in Tucson, AZ to see how the company manufactures its unique solar-electric (photovoltaic) devices.


Jaguar Manufacturing, Castle Bromwich Assembly Plant

March 31, 2015 12:02 pm | by AutoMotoTV | Videos | Comments

A look at Jaguar's Castle Bromwich  assembly plant in Castle Vale, Birmingham, England where the Jaguar XF, XJ and F-Type models are made. 


Top Ten Benefits Of A Mobile Remote Monitoring Solution

March 31, 2015 11:52 am | by Melissa Topp | Articles | Comments

Here’s a ‘Top 10’ of what you should expect from a top mobile remote monitoring software solution.


IBM To Invest $3 Billion In Internet Of Things Unit

March 31, 2015 11:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

IBM is investing $3 billion to build an "Internet of Things" division aimed at harnessing the massive trove of data collected by smartphones, tablets, connected vehicles and appliances and using it to help companies better manage their businesses.


GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises To 77

March 31, 2015 11:02 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Families of at least 77 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.


Tesla To Unveil New Product Next Month

March 31, 2015 11:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Tesla Motors says it will reveal a new product next month, but it's not a car.


Philips Sells Stake In LED Components, Automotive Lighting

March 31, 2015 10:56 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Electronics giant Philips says it is selling a majority stake in its LED components and automotive lighting division to a consortium led by investment fund GO Scale Capital in a deal worth up to $2.9 billion.



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