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GitHub Is Helping Companies Work Together by Crowdsourcing Software
Technology

GitHub Is Helping Companies Work Together by Crowdsourcing Software

The online hosting service makes it easy for millions of developers to create and share software projects.
Michelle Juergen
An Analytics Platform That Has Mastered Sports Predictions
Technology

An Analytics Platform That Has Mastered Sports Predictions

NumberFire has built data models that have outdone the experts at ESPN.
Michelle Juergen
How to Know If You Need to Patent Your Product
Legal Center

How to Know If You Need to Patent Your Product

You are ready to introduce your invention to the world, but first you should consider whether your new product requires a patent to help make it commercially viable.
Christopher Hann
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MakerBot's 3-D Printers Lead the Hardware Revolution
Technology

MakerBot's 3-D Printers Lead the Hardware Revolution

Smaller, less expensive 3-D printers are unlocking the ability for more people to be part of the maker movement.
Jennifer Wang
A Mobile App That Makes Hailing a Taxi Easier and More Efficient
Technology

A Mobile App That Makes Hailing a Taxi Easier and More Efficient

No more waiting for a ride. Hailo aims to connect passengers and taxis within two minutes in cities all over the world.
Katherine Duncan
The Startup Bringing Video Games into the Real World
Technology

The Startup Bringing Video Games into the Real World

The video game of the future just might remind you of toys of the past. Sifteo cubes give tactile appeal to technology.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2012
Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2012

From a new take on networking to insider tips from Richard Branson, Mark Cuban and Marissa Mayer, here are the stories that became our reader favorites this year.
Hiten Samtani
SoundHound Creates a Faster, Easier Way to Find Forgotten Song Titles
Entrepreneurs

SoundHound Creates a Faster, Easier Way to Find Forgotten Song Titles

App sees explosive growth for it's music-recognition service based on simple spoken searches, and even humming.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Reinventing the Fast-Casual Dining Scene with Technology
Entrepreneurs

Reinventing the Fast-Casual Dining Scene with Technology

How popular sandwich chain At the Melt is using smartphones, QR codes and kiosks to build a brand.
Matt Villano
How Syyn Labs Brings Creative Visions to Life
Entrepreneurs

How Syyn Labs Brings Creative Visions to Life

The boot-strapped production company finds its niche in wild spectacles.
Jennifer Wang
Geoloqi Makes it Easier to Make Apps Smarter
Next Big Thing

Geoloqi Makes it Easier to Make Apps Smarter

Startup offers a turnkey platform to add new geolocation functionality to apps and mobile devices.
Jennifer Wang
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How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector
Entrepreneurs

How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector

A look at zozi's online platform that creates short adventure trips not available elsewhere.
Kara Ohngren Prior
RockMelt Revamps the Web Browser for Social Media
Entrepreneurs

RockMelt Revamps the Web Browser for Social Media

How the startup gained a new generation of users for its cloud-based web browser.
Grant Davis
An Indie Publisher Brings a Creative Comic Spin to Business Books
Entrepreneurs

An Indie Publisher Brings a Creative Comic Spin to Business Books

How SmarterComics is graphically translating non-fiction books for byte-size appeal.
Michelle Juergen