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Three college kids from Georgetown launched a salad shop on the cusp of the Great Recession. Having managed to thrive in the six years since, it is now poised for explosive growth.
Roger Ver began investing in bitcoins in 2011. Now, his investments are paying off.
Being acquired by a bigger company early in your venture's life cycle can be a sweet deal in its own right.
Bitcoin is everywhere these days, and so is the confusion. Here are three myths about the virtual currency you need to stop believing now.
No idea, no problem. Platforms like Upstart and Pave allow entrepreneurs to crowdfund from accredited investors in exchange for a small cut of their future incomes.
With global events, a rising middle class and major investment opportunities, all eyes are on Brazil.
Getting the right advisor early-on can be the difference between scoring investors and losing them.
Plug and Play Tech Center is launching an accelerator program exclusively for Bitcoin startups, and it's making other investments in the Bitcoin space as well.
The social product-development company also has extended its partnership with GE.
The 19-year-old pop star reportedly led a $1.1 million seed round for a new social network called Shots of Me.
Never before have there been so many places for those seeking and those providing capital to connect.
Unable to raise the necessary funds, investment firm Fairfax Financial Holdings will invest only $1 billion as Thorsten Heins leaves the troubled tech company.
Entrepreneurs, beware: When a VC firm shuts down, the obligation to deliver a return on the investment rarely goes away.
Former 'Shark Tank' Judge Kevin Harrington on Launching His First Business at 15 and What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur (Video)
The founder of As Seen on TV had a staff of 25 by the time he was a junior in college.
Despite five consecutive quarterly increases, Silicon Valley confidence still lags behind that seen in 2004, 2005 and 2006.
When a company is losing money, the sky's the limit when it comes to predicting how bright its future will be.
Investors are increasingly turning to emerging markets for new sources of revenue. Check out this infographic for key tips and trends that can help you invest wisely.
In a letter to investors and customers, the fallen smartphone maker channels its inner Chip Diller.
The founder of As Seen On TV has invested in 500 inventions in his career so far. He has tapped into some real home runs, but he has also lost a fair amount of money believing too long in the wrong products.
Venture capitalist Sharon Wienbar gives us the skinny on what kind of questions VCs ask and why they ask them.
Billionaire Steve Case shares his plans for Revolution Ventures, which will focus on tech companies outside the proving ground of Silicon Valley.
The SEC contends that the 'Shark Tank' star avoided a monetary loss on stock thanks to an insider tip.
Beats dominates the U.S. market for high-end headphones, but it failed to give HTC its groove back, so the Taiwanese smartphone company is pulling the plug on their partnership.
For our series The Grind, the founder of Travefy offers up advice on securing external capital.
Equity crowdfunding proposes a fair shot for all entrepreneurs, but as with most things in a capitalist structure, only the strong will survive.