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Geostellar, a startup backed by power producer NRG Energy Inc, is seeking to become the Expedia or Orbitz of the solar industry-- a one-stop shop where consumers can not only compare the benefits of leasing solar panels versus buying them outright, but ultimately sign up to install a system.
Stuart Conroy, founder of Activ8, discusses how the traditional distribution model has changed with the rise of online retail.
Good Eggs is an online grocery marketplace with 100 employees and 400 local food vendors. Good Eggs co-founder and CEO Rob Spiro, says the company is partnering with the best local farms, and is able to provide home deliveries 5 days a week.
Phil Libin, CEO of Evernote, says it's the "best time in the history of the universe" to launch a startup and discusses Evernote's future, which includes an IPO.
A growing group of social and mobile Web services are poised to become the next Facebook. Just ask them.
social and mobile Web services are poised to become the next Facebook Inc. Just ask them. "I wouldn't buy a pizzeria just because the phone is ringing off the hook," David Cowan, a partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, said in a telephone interview.
Jeff Lynn, founders of Seedrs, says new businesses need a small amount of capital to take their first step but few people are willing to provide it.
Poets and Quants is out with its first ever top MBA start-ups list. John Byrne, PoetsandQuants.com editor-in-chief, discusses where entrepreneurs with start-up companies are graduating from. He says there is "no question" a MBA is worth it.
Adam Somlai-Fischer, co-founder at Prezi, talks about the environment for start-ups in Hungary and securing investments.
Atomico, a European venture capital firm that has invested in the likes of Rovio, plans to spend its new $476 million fund on tech start-ups.
Andrew Brundan, founder and managing director at Patrona, explains how it managed to remain competitive after production was moved back to the U.K., following a bad experience in China.
The NFL and MLB have threatened to move all of their games to cable television if streaming startup Aereo is deemed legal.
Jarret Hamstreet, Post.bid.ship president & CEO, discusses his family's business which matches shipments with available trucks. "About half of the freight that moves through our company is through the food and beverage industry," he says.
How did sites like Facebook help to generate a buzz around Morphsuits?
The founders of Morphsuits explain the idea behind their company.
In what ways are Morphsuits looking to broaden their product range and remain relevant?
Should the founders of Morphsuits change the name of their company to widen its appeal?
*Low internet penetration rates holds back Africa tech growth. DAKAR, Nov 11- When Abasiama Idaresit started a digital marketing firm in Nigeria's bustling economic capital three years ago, he quickly learned how brutal life can be in a market where tech startups are in their infancy.
Clara Shih, CEO of Hearsay Social, explains that Hearsay helps organizations manage high volumes of social media traffic and highlights that the company has started to expand in Europe.
CNBC's Tom Mackenzie discusses tech innovations and future trends with industry exports, including the co-founder of IRobot from the Pioneer tech startup festival in Vienna.