Software is "going to be a bigger and bigger factor in terms of experience with the products we create," said Mark Parker.
Siemens entered the battle for French engineering group Alstom on Sunday, after the French government encouraged a European counterbid following a $13bn (£7.7bn) offer last week by the US company General Electric.
Amazon may share its name with mythology's greatest female warriors, but the world's largest online retailer employs just 18 women among its 120 most senior managers, and none of them report directly to the boss.
Publisher Pearson has become the latest company to become the focus of shareholder protests over boardroom bonuses after one in three of its investors failed to support its pay plans.
Bank of America's second-quarter earnings outlook just got a lot worse thanks to a potentially huge litigation bill, according to analyst Dick Bove.
When investors evaluate a company, they consider P/E ratio, market share and products in the pipeline. But now there's a new measure of a company's worth: cybersecurity risk.
Nike plans to focus more on the software side of its FuelBand technology and enlist partners, such as Apple, to help expand the activity-tracking system to millions more users, Nike CEO Mark Parker told CNBC on Friday.
Ford posted lower-than-expected profit as the No. 2 U.S. automaker increased warranty reserves in North America for older vehicles by $400 million.
In the world of finance, the landscape is likely to be a lot different in 25 years than it is today
Amid the wreckage of the crude oil market, Warren Buffett's already big bet on an oil giant nears $1 billion.
The prospect of a UK interest rate rise receded further into the distance after the Bank of England voted unanimously to keep borrowing costs at their record low and cut its forecasts for growth, wages and inflation.
Lloyd Blankfein said he is winning his battle with cancer.