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How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches
Bitcoin

How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches

What happened when 15-year-old Erik Finman invested a $1,000 gift from his grandma in Bitcoin. Hint: Big money. New business.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Business-Savvy Teens Tap Dynamic New Collector's Market: Designer Sneakers
Collectibles

Business-Savvy Teens Tap Dynamic New Collector's Market: Designer Sneakers

Much-coveted shoes are being bartered and sold by high schoolers at sneaker conventions across the country at eye-opening prices, The New York Times reports.
Geoff Weiss
Yahoo Acquires Teen Entrepreneur's News Gathering App, Summly
Technology

Yahoo Acquires Teen Entrepreneur's News Gathering App, Summly

Summly to shut down but founder and his team expected to join Yahoo.
Jason Fell
The New Cool Kids: Teenage-App Developers
Entrepreneurs

The New Cool Kids: Teenage-App Developers

Seventeen-year-old Nick D'Aloisio is fueling headlines over his news-summary app Summly, but he's not the only teenage-app maker in town. Here's a look at the rising trend.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
How Teen Inventor Went From Sketch to Prototype in 6 Months
Starting a Business

How Teen Inventor Went From Sketch to Prototype in 6 Months

Fourteen-year-old entrepreneur Carter Kostler is hoping his fruit-infused water bottle will be his ticket to entrepreneurial success.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs
Starting a Business

Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs

See how the youth-oriented financial services company aims to cultivate more than one million young entrepreneurs.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Teenager Finds a Niche in Man-Scented Candles
Entrepreneurs

Teenager Finds a Niche in Man-Scented Candles

Would you like your house to smell like bacon? Or perhaps a new mitt? A young entrepreneur creates his own masculine take on the scented-candle business.
Michelle Juergen