The Edge (CNBC)

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The Edge
Presented by Seema Mody (November 2014 Onwards)
Tom Mackenzie (August 2013-September 2014)
Ted David (March 2000-February 2002)
Bill Griffeth (1999-March 2000)
Sue Herera (1997-1999)
Country of origin UK
Original language(s) English
Release
Original channel CNBC
Original release October 6, 1997
Chronology
Preceded by Business Tonight & Bull Session

The Edge is a prime time technology news show produced by CNBC World.

CNBC says The Edge targets long-term investors seeking emerging trends in technology and innovation. The monthly show is made-up of 3 or 4 feature length stories detailing new products, research, and predictions from industry analysts and business leaders.

History[edit]

  • The Edge was originally a half hour program produced by CNBC U.S. to replace Business Tonight in c. 1998, aired from 6:30 to 7pm ET.
  • In c. 1999, it was expanded to one hour, aired from 6 to 7.
  • In c. 2000, it was shortened to half hour again, aired from 6 to 6:30.
  • In c. 2001, it was moved to 7:30 to 8pm timeslot, and ended its run.
  • In c. 2013, it was relaunched on CNBC World, CNBC's sister channel. Production moved to CNBC World's fleet place offices in London UK.

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