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Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million
Funding

Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million

Despite product delays, the startup has raised a total of $33 million in about eight months.
Jason Fell
Segway Is Now a Chinese Company
Transportation

Segway Is Now a Chinese Company

The electric two-wheeled transportation vehicle has been bought by Beijing-based competitor Ninebot.
Catherine Clifford
How Can You Tell If That 'Commitment to Fostering an Entrepreneurial Culture' Is for Real?
Innovation

How Can You Tell If That 'Commitment to Fostering an Entrepreneurial Culture' Is for Real?

The corporate world loves entrepreneurialism in word but not always in deed. Answer these five questions to determine what sort of company you're working for.
Alan J. Murray
Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service
Small BizTips

Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service

They may come in for fast, good and cheap -- but they'll come back for unique.
Chip R. Bell
The 4 Principles Driving Enterprise Transparence in 2015
Leadership

The 4 Principles Driving Enterprise Transparence in 2015

Customers, employees and, increasingly, executives are clamoring for transparency in how companies do business. Making it a daily reality is not so easy.
Avinoam Nowogrodski
NASA and IBM Are Hosting an Epic Global Hackathon This Weekend
Innovation

NASA and IBM Are Hosting an Epic Global Hackathon This Weekend

Big thinkers in more than 130 locations across the globe will work to develop solutions to problems that involve robots, humanity and Mars.
Catherine Clifford
When Crowdfunding Goes Wrong, But the Product Is Just Right
Crowdfunding

When Crowdfunding Goes Wrong, But the Product Is Just Right

Read about two high-potential products that failed on Kickstarter but still proved themselves to be the "comeback kids."
Eric Samson
Jeff Bezos' Rocket Company to Begin Test Flights This Year
Space Travel

Jeff Bezos' Rocket Company to Begin Test Flights This Year

Blue Origin has finished work on a rocket engine for a suborbital spaceship.
New Aluminum Battery for Smartphones Can Be Charged in a Minute
Battery Life

New Aluminum Battery for Smartphones Can Be Charged in a Minute

Scientists who developed the battery say it has the potential to replace lithium-ion batteries, used in millions of laptops and mobile phones.
If the Brontosaurus Can Make a Comeback, So Can You
Inspiration

If the Brontosaurus Can Make a Comeback, So Can You

The scientific journey of a beloved but maligned dinosaur should make you feel better about your own path.
Ray Hennessey
8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems
Success Stories

8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems

If you want to be successful as a business owner, you've got to solve common issues.
Sujan Patel
3 Things to Do Before Kickstarting Your Hardware Startup
Product Development

3 Things to Do Before Kickstarting Your Hardware Startup

Kickstarting a hardware project ultimately means making hundreds or thousands of physical products that can compete in the modern marketplace.
JD Albert
The 4 Traps of Internal Innovation
Innovation

The 4 Traps of Internal Innovation

Creating new or disruptive businesses inside a corporation is harder than you think.
Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments
24/7 Tech

Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments

Entrepreneur's reporting team shares some of their favorite moments of the festival.