Tech Startups The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Tech Startups en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Bright Idea: Startup Finds Unexpected Use for Solar-Powered Lights The M-KOPA Solar system is literally lighting up a cleaner, greener -- and safer -- future for one remote region of the world. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Tech Entrepreneurs Should Remember Investors Don't Speak Their Language It’s your responsibility to translate your message into values and priorities that the intended receiver can readily relate to. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Martin Zwilling The Small-Business Market Could Be Your Golden Ticket to Success While the consumer and enterprise markets, get all the attention, look to create solutions for the biggest segment of employers in the U.S. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT Andy Miller Coax the Right Tech Nerd to Partner With at Your Startup If you have business savvy but lack technical skills, bring in a technologist to strengthen your leadership. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:30:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite? Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy? Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT Geoff Weiss A Reality Check for Anyone Eager to Work for a Startup Brutal hours, low pay, stock option souvenirs, smart people with good ideas routinely going broke. You can fall in love, again, with your day job. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT Iman Jalali Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jason Fell Sales Teams Are Making a Big Comeback at Tech Firms It turns out, products don't sell themselves, and customers enjoy interacting with people. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMT Tawheed Kader Software for Small Businesses Can Help Them Grow, and Be Profitable for You Too One of the top issues for business owners is finding time, so technology solutions are needed to ease the burden. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT Stuart Wall You Don’t Need Disruptive Technology to Be a Success, Iteration Works Too It can be tough selling a whole new concept, so consider following the lead of another company and making improvements. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Martin Zwilling From Startup to Goliath: 3 Factors That Influenced Intel's Culture in the Early Days While founders have an impact on shaping a company, outside forces inevitably influence a firm's inner workings. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT Michael S. Malone This Tech Startup Wants to Revolutionize Your Home Vivint's new 'Sky' system learns how you interact with your home to make it a smarter place. It's not just automation, but smart automation. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:15:00 GMT Emily Price Aereo's Plan B: Fine, We're a Cable Provider The streaming TV startup that lost against big broadcasters in the Supreme Court is still not giving up. It's giving in. Well, sort of. Here's how. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:56:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow If You Want to Survive, Find Ways to Compete With Your Own Business Eventually, a competitor will come and beat you at your own game. Provide your own internal disruptions to stay relevant. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Mark Cenicola Aereo Pauses Service, Says 'Journey Is Far From Done' Despite a devastating loss in U.S. Supreme court, founder Chet Kanojia promises to press on. But his options remain unclear. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:47:00 GMT Jason Fell What to Expect When You're CEO of a Successful Startup Every CEO has a first day of their first CEO job. Some things you can prepare for, most you can't. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT Vance Loiselle Aereo Loses Supreme Court Case, Streaming TV Service Deemed Illegal It's official. The disruptive broadcast TV streaming service is finished. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:14:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Startup Founders, Treat Yourselves Right From the Get-Go New companies should provide an environment that the owners themselves would want to work at. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT Craig Bryant From Idea to Successful Tech Company in 8 Steps After building your product, it's important to scale up with an expanding sales staff and partnerships. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT Ron Huddleston Reports of Declining Entrepreneurship Are Not What They Seem Entrepreneurship is alive and thriving but ill-conceived startups that attracted investors in headier times, not so much. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Robert Wallace