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Entrepreneurship

How These Fans Made Millions of Dollars, Starting With Some Collectible Sneakers

It's an object lesson in spotting opportunity within chaos.

This 19-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Exposing the Secrets of the Billion Dollar Underground Sneaker Market

Sneaker guru Brandon Webb shares his insights on flipping limited-edition kicks, a niche business that can have 1000% profit margins.

Sneakers for Entrepreneurs: How K-Swiss Rebranded Around the Modern Hustle

K-Swiss President Barney Waters and Social Media Community Manager Omar Prestwich share how the sneaker company has inspired entrepreneurs.

Faulty Update Bricks Nike 'Self-Lacing' Smart Shoes

Android users who bought the Nike Adapt BB are taking to the Google Play Store to complain. 'Broke my $350 shoes with a Nike update,' reads one review.

Puma Teases Self-Lacing Sneaker to Compete With Nike's

Slated for release in 2020, the Puma Fi features a tiny motor, which powers a cable system that 'laces' the training shoe.

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These Awesome Video-Playing Sneakers Have Raised More Than $300,000 on Indiegogo

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