Hack the Planet

Everything is connected, and here's why that's a bad thing

Hack Stats

2.2 Million

The number of vehicles equipped with BMW’s ConnectedDrive service that were vulnerable to a hacker attack, according to auto club ADAC

Social Media

Shrinking Galaxy

"Samsung can no longer monopolize the market."

Ko Jung Woo, a Seoul-based analyst at BS Securities

Technology Video

Obama Calls for Funding of `Precision Medicine' Studies

Jan. 30 -- President Barack Obama speaks about his request to Congress for $215 million to fund his vision for a million-strong cohort of volunteers whose genetic and health data will be used to develop personalized medicine. The National Institutes of Health, with $130 million, would spearhead the development of the national cohort, while the National Cancer Institute would get $70 million to focus on genomic drivers in cancer. The president speaks at an event at the White House.

Budweiser’s Multi-Channel Super Bowl Ad Strategy

Jan. 30 -- Jason Deland, founding partner at Anomaly, talks about the multi-channel push supporting Budweiser’s newest Super Bowl advertising and the company’s approach to keeping their branding fresh. He speaks on “Market Makers.”

Amazon Finds Wall Street Love From Profit Surprise

Jan. 30 -- Amazon is finding favor with investors as shares climbed as much as 12 percent after reporting a fourth-quarter profit of $214 million. Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson reports on “Market Makers.”