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Meet Ocho, the Social Video Startup That Caught Mark Cuban's Eye
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Meet Ocho, the Social Video Startup That Caught Mark Cuban's Eye

How many seconds does it take to shake up the social video game? Jourdan Urbach and Jonathan Swerdlin are betting eight seconds will do the trick. Comment trolls need not apply.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions
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3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions

Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms.
Kari Luckett
This Startup Wants Your Water Filter to Be Beautiful
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This Startup Wants Your Water Filter to Be Beautiful

Tapping into the water-filter market, startup Soma explains how it is looking to turn the business on its head.
Andrea Huspeni
What's in the Stars in September for Entrepreneurs?
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What's in the Stars in September for Entrepreneurs?

For the month of September, famed astrologer Jennifer Angel provides an entrepreneur-focused horoscope for each astrological sign. What's in the cards for you?
Jennifer Angel
With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages
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With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages

Wanting to expand its reach and get users hooked at a younger age, LinkedIn announces a new service targeted towards prospective college students.
Andrea Huspeni
Know a Kick-Ass Startup? Nominate It.
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Know a Kick-Ass Startup? Nominate It.

Nationwide search is underway for the best young companies to work for.
Andrea Huspeni
How This Techstars Startup Got Acquired Before It Officially Started Up
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How This Techstars Startup Got Acquired Before It Officially Started Up

GoodApril co-founder Mitch Fox provides insight into the quick acquisition by Intuit.
Andrea Huspeni
Why Zynga Burst OMGPOP's Balloon
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Why Zynga Burst OMGPOP's Balloon

Zynga announces its $200 million acquisition OMGPOP will be shutting down end of September.
Andrea Huspeni
The Big Apple to Tech-Savvy New Graduates: 'We're Hiring'
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The Big Apple to Tech-Savvy New Graduates: 'We're Hiring'

A recent report has New York City and Boston seeing major growth in hiring for tech-media companies.
Andrea Huspeni
Silver Lining in Motor City: How Detroit's Startup Scene is Shrugging Off Bankruptcy
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Silver Lining in Motor City: How Detroit's Startup Scene is Shrugging Off Bankruptcy

With the dubious honor of filing for the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, cuts to various economic development programs may not be far off. Startups are unmoved, however.
Kristin Luna
How to Get Entourage's Adrian Grenier to Tout Your Social Venture? Give Him Something to Believe in
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How to Get Entourage's Adrian Grenier to Tout Your Social Venture? Give Him Something to Believe in

At this year's Nexus Global Youth Summit, a panel of Hollywood heavyweights provided the skinny on how to get a celeb's endorsement.
Andrea Huspeni
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Team That Landed $1 Million After Answering Branson Tweet Sells Company

The young founders who cosmically met Richard Branson and got him to make a nearly $1 million investment just sold their company. See what they plan to do next.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Looking to Join a Startup? Get an MBA
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Looking to Join a Startup? Get an MBA

In a new survey, MBA graduates are a hot commodity for startups looking to recruit talent.
Andrea Huspeni
Calling All College Students: Clinkle Wants You
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Calling All College Students: Clinkle Wants You

Tech-darling Clinkle is opening up its waitlist to university students in the U.S.
Andrea Huspeni