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As Cyber Threats Soar, So Do CISO Salaries

By<p>Clint Boulton and Rachael King<p>The search for chief information security officers has become a seller’s market as companies rush to hire security experts in the wake of several high-profile cyberattacks. High demand, coupled with a shortage of talent, is leading to compensation that is “zooming up …

Mobile Devices

Drugs in dirt: Scientists appeal for help

<b>US scientists are asking the public to join them in their quest to mine the Earth's soil for compounds that could be turned into vital new drugs.</b><p>Spurred on by the recent discovery of a potential new antibiotic in soil, the Rockefeller University team want to check dirt from every country in the …

Japan Mints First Robot Billionaire

Yoshiyuki Sankai, founder and head of cyborg-robot maker Cyberdyne, joins the ranks of Forbes’ Billionaires at a $1 billion net worth as the share price of his medical robotics company has quintupled since its March debut on Japan’s Mothers market for startups.<p>The University of Tsukuba PhD invented …

Right To Vote

China Shares Fall Most in Six Years on Regulatory Crackdown

Chinese Regulators Target Margin Trading and Shadow Banking<p>A sudden move by China to curb excess borrowing among investors jolted the Shanghai Stock Exchange, sending shares down 7.7% in its worst one-day drop in more than six years and reinforcing the volatility of the fast-growing exchange.<p>The …

Stock Markets

Elon Musk plans to build Hyperloop test track

Billionaire and entrepreneur Elon Musk is getting more hands-on with the Hyperloop.<p>Musk, who heads up both space transportation outfit SpaceX and electric-vehicle maker Tesla Motors, casually announced via Twitter on Thursday that he's decided to help accelerate development of his vision for …

High-speed Rail

Why the Actavis Product Switching Case may Transform Pharma

By<p>Ed Silverman<p>Should a drug maker be allowed to discontinue sales of an old pill in order to switch patients to a newer version that has a much longer patent life and, therefore, can ring registers for years?<p>This question is at the heart of a very closely watched case involving Actavis that experts …

Intellectual Property