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  • SANTA CLARA, California— In Silicon Valley, it's never too early to become an entrepreneur. Tech giant Intel Corp. recently invested in his startup, Braigo Labs. "Google it," they told him.

  • Venture capital's generous year  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:06 AM ET

    The National Venture Capital Association says VCs invested over $48 billion last year. "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary of O'Leary Funds, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Venture capitalists poured a whopping $48.3 billion into U.S. startup companies last year, investing at levels that haven't been seen since the heady days before the dot-com bubble burst in 2001.. "There really is an unprecedented level of innovation that is taking place," said Robert Ackerman, managing director and founder of Allegis Capital, a...

  • Xero: Capitalizing on the'work from home trend'  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    Gary Turner, managing director at cloud-based accounting platform Xero UK, explains why the company is seeking to capitalize on working from home, as behaviour shifts.

  • 'Restaurant Startup' returns  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 8:43 AM ET

    Joe Bastianich, B&B Hospitality, discusses the return of the popular CNBC reality show "Restaurant Startup."

  • Why this start-up puts women behind cab wheels Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    Nancy, driver for SheTaxis

    SheTaxis, a New York start-up, connects female cab drivers with female passengers.

  • Apple Watch's wow factor?  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    Could the Apple Watch kick off a wave of tech startups? Christopher Mims, Wall Street Journal technology columnist, discusses the overall impact of Apple Watch.

  • Uber cuts fares, guarantees earnings for drivers Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Uber says it will lower fares in 48 cities across the U.S. while guarantee earnings for drivers.

  • First timer drones dominate CES  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    This year, drones have taken over the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports more.

  • Europe’s start-up leader: The French? Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 10:27 AM ET
    Emiota representative Johann Gobba wears Belty, a smart belt from Paris-based Emiota, at CES Unveiled, at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show media preview day, January 4, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Protests against Uber or court cases against Google notwithstanding, start-ups are thriving in France, The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Facebook jumps on the tech trend  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Facebook has acquired 'Wit.ai'; a speech recognition startup. Mike Butcher, editor at large at TechCrunch, weighs in, saying that like other big tech-players, Facebook has "to move where the puck is moving", and wearables is part of the next big thing.

  • IPOs: A look back at 2014  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 4:20 AM ET

    Gareth McCartney, head of equity syndicate at UBS looks back at the performance of IPOs in 2014, and suggests the challenges they'll face in the coming year.

  • 19-year old's fresh take on news  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 8:43 AM ET

    John Meyer, Fresco News founder & CEO, explains how his new photo sharing app works and has put him on the radar of several major media companies.

  • The start-up that acts like an office manager Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    More than 150 start-ups are using Managed by Q to manage their offices, in lieu of a traditional office manager.

  • IPO Pro: 2015 pipeline very full  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    Discussing the coming IPO boom and the surge in valuations, with former Rocket Fuel CFO Peter Bardwick.

  • Riding the venture-backed wave  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Discussing what's behind surging valuations in 2014 and if the trend will continue into next year, with Sean Cantwell, Volition Capital.

  • What the cluck? Start-up cooks up a new burger  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Watch Cluck 'n Moo founder Steve Gold cook up his 60-second pitch to the "Power Pitch" panel. Will the panel eat up his chicken and beef hybrid or call it unappetizing?

  • Waffles... your 'type' of breakfast?  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 7:49 AM ET

    Chris Dimino, Keyboard Waffle Iron inventor discusses how he turned his idea of creating a keyboard waffle iron into reality.

  • Hearing aids at 'a fraction of the cost': CEO  Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Audicus is a tech startup, specialising in hearing aid devices online that are "a fraction of the cost" of the traditional hearing aids. Patrick Freuler, CEO and founder of Audicus, discusses further.

  • Start-ups go to the dogs Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 10:39 AM ET

    Top-tier venture capitalists in Silicon Valley are looking to replace the kennel model for pets.