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Meet the Winners of Our Entrepreneur of 2014 Awards
Entrepreneur Awards

Meet the Winners of Our Entrepreneur of 2014 Awards

These entrepreneurs are the best of the best.
Jenna Schnuer
Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation
Funding

Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation

The 16-month-old company plans to allocate funds towards enhancing its new mobile app.
Geoff Weiss
Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses
Messaging apps

Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses

Capable of carrying conference calls and group messaging, DingTalk targets small- and medium-sized enterprises.
This Alarm Clock Charges for Snoozes
Mornings

This Alarm Clock Charges for Snoozes

A new European alarm app wants users to ask themselves: What's more important, time or money?
Nina Zipkin
Meet Memo, the Anonymous App That Could Revolutionize the Workplace
Apps

Meet Memo, the Anonymous App That Could Revolutionize the Workplace

On this new app, employees will want to be just a number.
Carly Okyle
LinkedIn to Unveil Tools to Connect Co-Workers
Communication Strategies

LinkedIn to Unveil Tools to Connect Co-Workers

Like Facebook and Microsoft, LinkedIn is looking to facilitate intraoffice communication.
Nina Zipkin
Facebook Begins Rolling Out Facebook at Work
Productivity

Facebook Begins Rolling Out Facebook at Work

The rumored intraoffice communication platform is now available as part of a pilot program.
Nina Zipkin
Samsung, Sequoia Invest in Israeli Mobile Video Chat App
Investors

Samsung, Sequoia Invest in Israeli Mobile Video Chat App

Israel's Rounds says it has raised $12 million in new funding.
Google's Translate App to Offer Instant Speech-to-Text Translation on Mobile Phones
Communication

Google's Translate App to Offer Instant Speech-to-Text Translation on Mobile Phones

The update echoes similar efforts currently being spearheaded by Microsoft's Skype.
Geoff Weiss
Duolingo, the Chart-Topping Language App, Unveils a Platform for Teachers
Growth Strategies

Duolingo, the Chart-Topping Language App, Unveils a Platform for Teachers

The new classroom dashboard is just one way the learning startup wants to make education more accessible for everyone.
Nina Zipkin
Twitter Founder Has a New App and It's Super
Entrepreneurs

Twitter Founder Has a New App and It's Super

Biz Stone changed the world when he founded Twitter. Now, he's just trying to have more fun.
Jason Saltzman
Considering a New Tech Platform? What to Know.
How To

Considering a New Tech Platform? What to Know.

As always, communication is key when making the change to any tech solution.
Carly Okyle
This App Creates an Instant Digital Dossier for the People You Meet
Apps

This App Creates an Instant Digital Dossier for the People You Meet

Refresh helps you make a personal connection by curating digital data.
Jonathan Blum
The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries
Startups

The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries

A startup has to rewrite the rules to thrive in fiercely competitive, established markets.
Yoav Vilner