Chinese Inflation, Factory Output Cool Off in July

Aug. 9 (Bloomberg) -- In "Street News," Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu reports on today's top stories including China sees slowing inflation and factory output in July, Hewlett-Packard alerts investors to an upcoming $8 billion charge, Germany's Commezbank warns on second half profit and Goldman Sachs employees' 2012 political contributions heavily favor Republicans . She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Creating Consumer Buzz With Human-Like Robots
50:40 - Characters like Disney's WALL-E are easy to fall in love with and not just because they're cute. They're easy to relate to thanks to their human-like mannerisms and emotions. San Francisco-based Anki has created ‘Cozmo’, a quirky toy robot that uses sophisticated machine-learning algorithms to simulate human emotions. In an interview with Bloomberg North’s Anthony Lacavera, Co-Founder and CEO Boris Sofman talks about the future of robotics and what’s next for Anki. (Source: Bloomberg)
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