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CNBC's Jane Wells reports on tech startup Skycatch, which offers a new service that helps companies find and hire drone pilots.
Kevin Kinsella, Avalon Ventures founder, provides insight into venture capital firms betting big on startups and whether the play is getting too crowded.
Cai Li, co-founder of Singapore-based AirFrov, introduces his start-up which matches shoppers keen to purchase items from overseas with frequent travelers.
VANCOUVER/ TORONTO, May 21- The successful initial public offering of Shopify could prompt Hootsuite, another promising Canadian tech startup, to tap public markets sooner rather than later, its chief executive said on Thursday. "I've talked about 18 to 24 months, but I'm very bullish given the success that Shopify has had, and maybe we will want to speed that up a...
This start-up is selling a new guilt-free entertainment option for women: male arm candy for special events or just help around the house.
Myndlift is a tech start-up combining mobile gaming with neurofeedback monitoring as an alternative to the surge in ADHD drug prescriptions.
Mark Pearson, co-founder of Fuel.Ventures, discusses how he is crowdfunding his venture fund to invest into e-commerce start-ups.
Brothers Bert and John Jacobs have grown the Life is Good brand to $100 million in global sales without a single advertisement.
Kayla Tausche sits down with Matt Maloney, GrubHub founder & CEO, at the iCONIC Tour in Chicago to discuss the company's aggressive innovation and growth initiatives.
Apple adds precision GPS firm Coherent Navigation to its stable of mapping startups.
Hundreds of noteworthy new businesses had to be turned away from the 2015 CNBC Disruptor 50 list. Here's a look at the honorable mentions.
Late SurveyMonkey David Goldberg embodied the idea of the tech disruptor, the company's executive chairman, Zander Lurie, tells CNBC.
John Elton, Greycroft Partner, and Sucharita Mulpuru-Kodali, Forrester Research, debate whether the on-demand economy will last.
Is the on-demand economy a bubble, or a look at the future? CNBC's Josh Lipton breaks it down.
Research firm CB Insights released a report Thursday highlighting just how much money is rushing into start-ups such as Uber, Airbnb and Instacart.
Two venture capitalists offer their behind the scenes views on whether the valuations of big private tech companies spell trouble.
Geoff Yang, RedPoint Ventures, discusses the changing face of media and delivery of content. Also Ben Lerer, Thrillist Media CEO, weighs in.
Neil Blumenthal and Dave Gilboa, Warby Parker co-CEOs, are raising funds in hopes to change the way patients eyes are examined, and that pursuit has landed them in 10th position on CNBC's Disruptor 50 list. And Ben Lerer, Thrillist Media CEO, explains why he invested in the company.
Chris Andersen used to run the New York office for Drexel and has spent his career on Wall Street. Now he's investing millions to develop and market Mangalitsa pigs, the "Kobe beef of pork."
Not all unicorns earn their billion-dollar valuations creating the next big app. Some unicorns actually make real things.