The Extreme Wheelchair That's Built Like a Tank

June 5 (Bloomberg) –- In 2005, Brad Soden invented a modified wheelchair for his wife Liz, who is paralyzed from the waist down, so she could actively participate in more activities with their family. These fearsome-looking machines can traverse rugged hillsides, sandy beaches and snowy embankments. Read more in Bloomberg Businessweek’s first Global Technology Issue, the definitive guide to the whole world of technology outside of Silicon Valley. (Source: Bloomberg)

Bini Smaghi: ECB Decision Won’t Be Related to Italy
39:50 - Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman at Societe Generale, explains why public money may be necessary to solve the problems of Monte Paschi as he sees no contagion spreading at the moment from Italy to the rest of Europe. Bini Smaghi believes the Italian referendum will not impact this week's European Central bank decision. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Video updated to correct on-screen graphic.) (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Rio Tinto CEO: Cash Main Driver of Shareholder Returns
  • Man Group CEO Sees Market Guessing Game on Trump
  • `Keep Calm and Negotiate': EU's Brexit Negotiator (Video)