Kim Lachance Shandrow

Kim Lachance Shandrow

Kim Lachance Shandrow is a senior writer at Entrepreneur.com.

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How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches
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How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches

What happened when 15-year-old Erik Finman invested a $1,000 gift from his grandma in Bitcoin. Hint: Big money. New business.
Need to Privately Instant Message Your Entire Team at a Conference? Try This Slick App
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Need to Privately Instant Message Your Entire Team at a Conference? Try This Slick App

Serial entrepreneur Scott Gerber says you need this free, ultra-convenient mobile messaging app to seamlessly keep in touch with large groups at events.
Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)
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Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)

Some 28 million gadget-loving Americans have had a pet wreak havoc on an electronic device.
10 Questions to Consider When Working With a Business Mentor
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10 Questions to Consider When Working With a Business Mentor

Consulting a wise, experienced mentor can take your business to the next level. Here's what you should consider to get the most out of the relationship.
6 Reasons to Delete Your Facebook Account Right Now
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6 Reasons to Delete Your Facebook Account Right Now

The sooner you get off the nonstop narcissism train, the better. Here's why.
Why Bitcoin Is Still a Blank Slate Ripe for Disruption
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Why Bitcoin Is Still a Blank Slate Ripe for Disruption

There are still plenty of business and career opportunities up for grabs in the Bitcoin Wild West. Find out what they are, straight from the mouths of these three leading industry experts.
Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18
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Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18

It's like nothing we've ever seen before! Wait, we've never seen it.
Blockchain.info CEO: This Is Why You Shouldn't Fear Bitcoin
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Blockchain.info CEO: This Is Why You Shouldn't Fear Bitcoin

Know before you go. Nic Cary explains what Bitcoin is, how it works and what it can do for you.
Overwhelmed by Email and Social Mentions? This Tool Tames Both.
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Overwhelmed by Email and Social Mentions? This Tool Tames Both.

Here's what marketing expert Brian Honigman uses to funnel all of his email and social media communications into a single central inbox that makes sense of it all.
Apple May Welcome Bitcoin Transaction Apps. Or Not.
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Apple May Welcome Bitcoin Transaction Apps. Or Not.

Apple has officially addressed 'virtual currency' in its App Store guidelines, but it's still too early to cry victory for Bitcoin.
Blockchain.info CEO: In the Future, You'll Use Bitcoin Without Even Knowing It
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Blockchain.info CEO: In the Future, You'll Use Bitcoin Without Even Knowing It

Nicolas Cary discusses how you could benefit from the burgeoning Bitcoin economy, even if you don't own a single BTC.
Blockchain.info CEO: We Pay Employees in Bitcoin. And Someday You Might, Too.
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Blockchain.info CEO: We Pay Employees in Bitcoin. And Someday You Might, Too.

We talked to the charismatic Blockchain.info CEO about Bitcoin's recent rocky press, its price ups and downs, and if we're headed for another bubble.
Why Bitcoin Is 'Like Email for Money'
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Why Bitcoin Is 'Like Email for Money'

In this video, two of the industry's leading experts unravel the enigma that is Bitcoin. It's not as complicated as you think.
This Company Is Now the Largest in the World to Accept Bitcoin
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This Company Is Now the Largest in the World to Accept Bitcoin

A multi-billion dollar TV titan just gave Bitcoin a huge, mainstream vote of confidence. Here's the scoop.
Wake Up and Kick-Start Your Mornings With These 5 Bright Apps
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Wake Up and Kick-Start Your Mornings With These 5 Bright Apps

A blast of fun, energizing apps to help you rise, shine and rock your day.
LG G Watch: Google Wants to Live On Your Wrist
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LG G Watch: Google Wants to Live On Your Wrist

It wasn't just a rumor. Google is officially getting into the smartwatch game. Here's the latest on the smart watch everyone's talking about.
Need to Rent an Office On the Fly? Try This App, the Airbnb of Work Spaces.
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Need to Rent an Office On the Fly? Try This App, the Airbnb of Work Spaces.

Finding and booking temporary work spaces fast is critical for road warrior entrepreneurs. In this video, Scott Gerber reveals his go-to app for locating nearby offices for rent.
Why Your Credit Card Company Wants to Replace Magnetic Strips With Microchips
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Why Your Credit Card Company Wants to Replace Magnetic Strips With Microchips

Magnetic strip credit cards will soon be extinct in the U.S. Here's the technology that will replace them and what you need to know about it.
Try This Killer Tool for Driving Traffic to Your Website
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Try This Killer Tool for Driving Traffic to Your Website

Here's digital marketing expert Brent Reinhard's secret weapon for optimizing websites and racking up more visitors.
This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers
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This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers

Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
Celebrate With a Slice, Crypto Geeks: It's Bitcoin Pizza Day!
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Celebrate With a Slice, Crypto Geeks: It's Bitcoin Pizza Day!

The Bitcoin craze has some crazy cheesy beginnings, delivered hot and fresh to one lucky dude's door.
Here's Why You Need to Change Your eBay Password Right Now
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Here's Why You Need to Change Your eBay Password Right Now

The world's biggest online marketplace has been hacked. Those weird warning messages weren't a false alarm.
Roku Founder: Say Goodbye to Cable Boxes and Hello to TV Apps
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Roku Founder: Say Goodbye to Cable Boxes and Hello to TV Apps

The father of cord-cutting predicts the future of TV. Hint: Your next boob toob will know what you want to watch and what your friends are watching.
How to Stop Google From Using Your Name and Face in Ads
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How to Stop Google From Using Your Name and Face in Ads

Take these fast, easy steps to keep your mug out of Google ads.
Nerds Rejoice. Google Glass and Bitcoin, Together at Last.
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Nerds Rejoice. Google Glass and Bitcoin, Together at Last.

The best of both worlds. Have your Google Glass and pay for stuff in Bitcoin too. All you have to do is nod. Well, sort of.
This Is Why You Should Be Excited for the 'Internet of Bikes'
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This Is Why You Should Be Excited for the 'Internet of Bikes'

You can't really get lost on this super connected GPS-enabled bike, which also tallies calories burned and other stats.
BitPay Raises Record $30 Million in Series A Funding, Biggest in Bitcoin Industry Yet
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BitPay Raises Record $30 Million in Series A Funding, Biggest in Bitcoin Industry Yet

The Atlanta Bitcoin payments pioneer closes a record-breaking funding round from billionaire Richard Branson, Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang, PayPal's Peter Thiel, Index Ventures and other all-star inves
6 Crazy Things You Can Buy With Bitcoin (Paradise Included)
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6 Crazy Things You Can Buy With Bitcoin (Paradise Included)

Mammoth tusks, fake IDs and a ride to outer space. These are just a few of the outrageous things you can with bitcoins – if you are lucky enough to own some.
Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility
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Far Out: Radiation-Blocking Underwear Also Protect Men's Fertility

Sorry, dudes. Your smartphone, tablet and laptop are hurting your manhood. You can help protect yourself with these high-tech undies.
Google Hangout: The Best Apps and Tech Tools to Supercharge Your Small Business
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Google Hangout: The Best Apps and Tech Tools to Supercharge Your Small Business

Join us for an exciting live Hangout roundtable on May 14, when we chat with three leading entrepreneurship experts about the top apps and tech solutions for optimizing your productivity and your smal