Tech Startups

6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO
Executive Performance

6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO

Successful CEOs all have similar traits as well as unique strengths.
Mark Josephson
How This Visionary Entrepreneur Is Shattering Old-School Barriers to Education
Ready To Launch

How This Visionary Entrepreneur Is Shattering Old-School Barriers to Education

We chat with Skillshare co-founder and poker champ Michael Karnjanaprakorn about how his startup is redefining how we learn and what the student of tomorrow craves.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What It Takes to Build a Tech Company When You Have No Technical Background
Tech Startups

What It Takes to Build a Tech Company When You Have No Technical Background

Never coded a day in your life? It's never a bad idea to learn.
Rahul Varshneya
This Spry Underwater Drone Is Speed Swimming to Success on Kickstarter
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This Spry Underwater Drone Is Speed Swimming to Success on Kickstarter

Ahoy, ocean adventure for all. Meet OpenROV Trident, the sea spelunking hobby bot of your Jacques Cousteau dreams.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own
Young Millionaires

Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own

Taso Du Val's Toptal helps businesses find the software know-how they need.
Jason Ankeny
Tesla's New Model X Is a $132,000 Ludicrously Fast Beast
Tesla

Tesla's New Model X Is a $132,000 Ludicrously Fast Beast

Buckle up. Here's what we now know about Tesla's slick new crossover whip.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless
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We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless

For most of us, we're simply trying to provide valuable products and solutions and make a little money doing it.
Boland Jones
8 Innovative Companies to Watch Out For
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8 Innovative Companies to Watch Out For

These startups cover innovations in team-communication tools and hiring solutions to customized employee benefits and civil-rights movements.
Thomas Smale
Tech 'Winter' May Be Coming. Here Is What It Means for Your Startup.
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Tech 'Winter' May Be Coming. Here Is What It Means for Your Startup.

If so-called unicorns are overvalued, it may send reverberations throughout the investment community. Do these five things to be more prepared.
Alex Iskold
3 Lessons on Appreciation for Leaders, Inspired by the Unsung Heroes of Every Tech Company
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3 Lessons on Appreciation for Leaders, Inspired by the Unsung Heroes of Every Tech Company

True leadership means recognizing the teams behind every visionary instead of getting caught up in trying to be one.
Jerry Jao
7 Startups That Are Owning the Data Game
Big Data

7 Startups That Are Owning the Data Game

If you want to succeed in business in 2015 and beyond, you have to invest in data like these companies.
Sujan Patel
Venture Capital Confidence Hits Two-Year Low
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Venture Capital Confidence Hits Two-Year Low

The second-quarter Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index was released on Tuesday.
Ari Levy
What Google Is Really Doing by Giving Away Patents
Patents

What Google Is Really Doing by Giving Away Patents

How the tech giant's plan will and won't help startups.
5 Exciting Ways Health-Tech Startups Are Improving Lives
Health Care

5 Exciting Ways Health-Tech Startups Are Improving Lives

These companies are doing more than creating fitness apps -- they're improving lives in many fundamental ways.
Zach Cutler