Tech Startups http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/tech-startups The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Tech Startups en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:34:00 GMT Why Peter Thiel's Philosophy on Hiring Is Hurting Silicon Valley In a talk at Columbia University, the PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist discussed why startups need to go 'beyond professionalism.' But that may be the problem. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237677 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237677 Laura Entis Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City? Entrepreneurs, investors and executives weigh in. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237533 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237533 Carm Lyman Investors and Customers Aren't So Impressed By Shiny New Tech Unless your product is truly disruptive or you have bags of cash, don't bother bringing it to market. Instead, solve a real-world problem. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237240 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237240 Martin Zwilling Coinbase Goes Global, Launches Bitcoin Services in 13 European Countries The thriving San Francisco-based Bitcoin exchange and payments processor has bitten off an ambitious first step into the European market. Here's how. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237389 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237389 Kim Lachance Shandrow America Is Still the Land of Opportunity for British Tech Stars A British consul general details how transplants from across the pond eye the States for entrepreneurial endeavors and outlines a few obstacles to their success. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236908 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236908 Danny Lopez 5 Tips From One Nontechnical Founder to Others Start off your software company in the right direction and build a business that will draw clients to pay the bills. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236994 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236994 Travis Parsons 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236597 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236597 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236625 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236625 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236533 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236533 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236302 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236302 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235767 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235767 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235949 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235949 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235855 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235855 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235809 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235809 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235742 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235742 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235591 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235591 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235613 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235613 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235514 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235514 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235233 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235233 Mark Cenicola