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Blockchain Raises $30 Million in Biggest-Ever Funding Round for a Bitcoin Company
Bitcoin

Blockchain Raises $30 Million in Biggest-Ever Funding Round for a Bitcoin Company

The world's largest Bitcoin wallet service just sealed a record venture capital deal. Backers include none other than billionaire Richard Branson.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Put Yourself in Potential Investors' Shoes With These 4 Tips
Pitching investors

Put Yourself in Potential Investors' Shoes With These 4 Tips

Ask that essential question: Would you put money into your business concept? Make sure your pitch explains why.
Peter Gasca
Have Funding? Great. Now Stop Burning Through Your Cash.
Finance

Have Funding? Great. Now Stop Burning Through Your Cash.

Some companies that are taking in large amounts of money don't seem to realize they need to generate income to stay alive.
Adam Callinan
Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $6.5 Million
Funding

Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $6.5 Million

The company's head-up display lets drivers interact with their phones while never taking their eyes off the road.
Nina Zipkin
How to Create an Elevator Pitch That Will Get You Funded
Pitching investors

How to Create an Elevator Pitch That Will Get You Funded

Tip: Don't explain your startup like it's your PhD dissertation.
Steve Blank
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What Do Snoop Dogg, Marc Andreessen and Peter Thiel Have in Common? Reddit, Y'all.
Funding

What Do Snoop Dogg, Marc Andreessen and Peter Thiel Have in Common? Reddit, Y'all.

With so much drama in the LBC, somehow, someway, Snoop still keeps coming up with funky-ass investments like every single day.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tile, the Mini Tracking Device for Your Personal Items, Raises $13M
New technology

Tile, the Mini Tracking Device for Your Personal Items, Raises $13M

The cloud-based lost-and-found tool is poised for a big entrance in the market.
Carly Okyle
The 6 Waves to Watch in the World of Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

The 6 Waves to Watch in the World of Crowdfunding

Given the relatively recent arrival of the crowdfunding wave to the market, following its future iterations is sure to provide interesting insights. Here are six trends to keep your eye on.
David Drake
Hootsuite Raises Another $60 Million on Its Way to IPO
Financing

Hootsuite Raises Another $60 Million on Its Way to IPO

New fundraising round reportedly values the popular social-media management tool at $1 billion.
Jason Fell
Three Years Later, Clinkle Launches Less Than Impressive App
Mobile Payments

Three Years Later, Clinkle Launches Less Than Impressive App

The oft-maligned startup rolled out a product that looks very different from its initial $30 million idea.
Nina Zipkin
Every Business Must Raise Funding and Other Startup Myths
Straight Talk

Every Business Must Raise Funding and Other Startup Myths

Understand what options work best for your business with these expert tips.
Linda Lacina
Starting a Business? Issues You've Likely Overlooked
Straight Talk

Starting a Business? Issues You've Likely Overlooked

Know the nuts and bolts of the options you're considering.
Linda Lacina
What to Think About When You Think About Advisors
Straight Talk

What to Think About When You Think About Advisors

Our experts explain the benefits of exploring a range of expertise.
Linda Lacina
Great Idea for a Business, But No Experience? These Founders Prove It Can Be Done.
Starting a Business

Great Idea for a Business, But No Experience? These Founders Prove It Can Be Done.

The entrepreneurs behind footwear startup Jack Erwin had no experience in shoes. Now, they're steering a million-dollar shoe brand.
Nina Zipkin