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No Joke, These 'Smart Diapers' Can Detect Your Child's Health
Technology

No Joke, These 'Smart Diapers' Can Detect Your Child's Health

A New York tech startup has combined diapers with a mobile app to give parents real-time health info on their babies.
Jason Fell
3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry
Starting a Business

3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry

Comic-Con is sold out. Comic book movies are cleaning up. Are comic books a thing of the past? Not if these digital startups can help it.
Shiwani Srivastava
How One U.S. City Became an Unexpected Hub for Tech Startups
Technology

How One U.S. City Became an Unexpected Hub for Tech Startups

California and New York aren't the last word in tech. Read our take on how Cincinnati is becoming a home for startups.
Brian Patrick Eha
Gangnam: The Silicon Valley of South Korea
Growth Strategies

Gangnam: The Silicon Valley of South Korea

Forget Gangnam Style. The song's namesake has a lot more going for it in the entrepreneurial sphere.
Neil Parmar
Ready to Disrupt? How to Launch a Fin-Tech Startup
Starting a Business

Ready to Disrupt? How to Launch a Fin-Tech Startup

Today's fin-tech companies are shaking up Wall Street. We ask three graduates of New York's FinTech Innovaton Lab about their best advice for starting up.
Colleen DeBaise
George W. Bush Becomes Latest High-Profile Supporter of Immigration Reform
Growth Strategies

George W. Bush Becomes Latest High-Profile Supporter of Immigration Reform

In a speech at the George W. Bush Institute, the former president became the latest leader to publicly voice his support for immigration reform.
Brian Patrick Eha
Why Starting Small Can Mean Big Business for Your Career
Starting a Business

Why Starting Small Can Mean Big Business for Your Career

Working at a startup used to be risky for career-minded young people. It's now gaining ground as the first stop on the road to gainful employment.
Neil Parmar
Welcome to the Real World, Now What?
Entrepreneurs

Welcome to the Real World, Now What?

Now that school is over and you're entering the workforce -- and possibly starting up -- you may find the new journey jarring. Here are four ways to ease the transition.
Blaine Vess
Fin-Tech Startups Take On Wall Street's Pain Points
Starting a Business

Fin-Tech Startups Take On Wall Street's Pain Points

Five years since the crisis, opportunities in financial technology are plenty. We talk to three entrepreneurs who have grown their startups in New York's FinTech Innovation Lab.
Colleen DeBaise
Growth Strategies

Immigration Reform Clears Senate, Faces House Fight

The U.S. Senate's passage of a comprehensive immigration reform bill is a victory for tech-startup advocates such as Steve Case and others.
Brian Patrick Eha
How Fin-Tech Startups Are Disrupting Wall Street
Starting a Business

How Fin-Tech Startups Are Disrupting Wall Street

Entrepreneurs working in financial technology are helping banks grapple with everything from Big Data and cybersecurity threats to the growing number of customers using mobile and social media.
Colleen DeBaise
Microsoft Launches New Effort to Bolster Its Startup Support
Technology

Microsoft Launches New Effort to Bolster Its Startup Support

The Redmond, Wash.-based software giant introduces Microsoft Ventures, bringing together its resources for entrepreneurs.
Catherine Clifford
How to Break Into Ad Tech
Starting a Business

How to Break Into Ad Tech

Call them modern day Mad Men. We talk to three ad-tech entrepreneurs about their best advice for starting up.
Colleen DeBaise
The $37 Investor: When Publicity Is Worth More Than Cash
Starting a Business

The $37 Investor: When Publicity Is Worth More Than Cash

A web personality takes six budding startups under his wing and gives them each $37 in financing.
Michelle Goodman