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Payment Card Startup Plastc Took $12.7 Million From Investors and Customers ... and Then Just Disappeared
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Payment Card Startup Plastc Took $12.7 Million From Investors and Customers ... and Then Just Disappeared

Plastc promised its card device could store information from up to 20 other payment cards, saving customers the bother of carrying wallets filled with different cards.
TaskRabbit's Co-Founder Aims to Simplify 401(k)s With New Venture
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TaskRabbit's Co-Founder Aims to Simplify 401(k)s With New Venture

First, he made finding a gig worker easy. Now he wants to fix a 'broken' retirement savings system.
Stephen J. Bronner
These Are the Top Mixed Reality Companies in the World Today
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These Are the Top Mixed Reality Companies in the World Today

There are hundreds of companies in the mix. We highlight the best.
Mark Fidelman
3 Reasons Why IT Security Must Be a Top Concern for Tech Startups
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3 Reasons Why IT Security Must Be a Top Concern for Tech Startups

Security must be at the center of all tech startup activities.
Ralph Tkatchuk
What Tech Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the Startup That Beat Google
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What Tech Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the Startup That Beat Google

Facial-recognition experts at NTechLab kept a laser focus -- building credibility and buzz that allowed their company to expand across multiple industries.
Ben Simkin
This Company Uses Machine Learning to Find Owners of Recalled Cars
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This Company Uses Machine Learning to Find Owners of Recalled Cars

Recall Masters was founded by a veteran programmer with $500,000 of his own money. Now it's seeking a valuation of more than $40 million.
Stephen J. Bronner
High-Tech Startups Need to Ditch the 'Engineers Rule' Mentality
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High-Tech Startups Need to Ditch the 'Engineers Rule' Mentality

Everyone is in the people business. Create a balance between ideas and execution to ensure the long-term success of your new company.
William Hall
3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral
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3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral

Instant failure would be better than a long and slow demise from diminishing returns.
Harry Red
3 Mistakes (Nearly) Every Tech Startup Makes -- and How to Avoid Them
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3 Mistakes (Nearly) Every Tech Startup Makes -- and How to Avoid Them

Tips to help left-brained innovators get their brand launch right.
Geoff Cunningham
7 Things Startups Should Know About Outsourcing Development
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7 Things Startups Should Know About Outsourcing Development

Keep factors such as technology standards, intellectual property rights and personalized communication in mind. They'll save you.
Steve Young
How to Build a Great Startup Culture
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How to Build a Great Startup Culture

Know your strengths, share your values, and work to build an unstoppable team.
Aytekin Tank
'Factoring' Family Into Account
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'Factoring' Family Into Account

A third-generation entrepreneur founds a fintech startup that would have made his father's small-business journey less stressful.
Eyal Lifshitz
This Is the Year of the Machine Learning Revolution
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This Is the Year of the Machine Learning Revolution

To predict the future, we look at the data we have about the past.
Aytekin Tank
The Coolest Things I Saw at CES 2017
CES 2017

The Coolest Things I Saw at CES 2017

Compared to what I checked out at the Las Vegas show, televisions, phones and drones were not that exciting.
Stephen J. Bronner