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  • Alibaba enlists startups to provide UK trade financing Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 11- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has enlisted two UK startups to provide financing for small British businesses looking to buy from Chinese suppliers, aiming to help cash-strapped firms access the world's largest economy. The partnerships with iwoca Ltd and ezbob announced by Alibaba on Wednesday are a first for the Chinese company in...

  • Investors put $116 mln in bitcoin startup 21 Inc -WSJ Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 9:12 PM ET

    March 11- Silicon valley startup 21 Inc has raised $116 million in venture funding to help broaden the uses of bitcoin technology, the Wall Street Journal reported. 21 Inc's lead investors include venture capital firms such as Andreessen Horowitz and RRE Ventures, with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc owning a strategic stake through its venture-capital unit,...

  • Mix of fashion, Wall Street not so 'Farfetch'-ed Sunday, 8 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Models pose at the Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet Fall 2015 presentation during New York Fashion Week, Feb. 16, 2015.

    Farfetch connects well-heeled consumers with luxury boutiques around the world, and model that has earned the company a $1 billion valuation.

  • AOL co-founder: Angels, bubbles & caution are key Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 5:29 PM ET
    Forerunner of the Internet: AOL's co-founder Steve Case

    AOL co-founder Steve Case gives his full view on where today's market stands and whether there really is a tech bubble.

  • Get ready for only one credit card (and a phone) Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 3:26 PM ET
    Stratos card

    If your mobile payment app isn't accepted everywhere, one company has come up with a fix.

  • The data breach involved current and former Uber drivers, and the company has notified attorneys general in states where those drivers live, including California. The company has raised more than $4 billion from prominent venture capital firms such as Benchmark and Google Ventures, valuing Uber at $40 billion and making it the most valuable startup in the...

  • Biggest problem for start-ups ... too much money? Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:56 PM ET
    Bill Gurley

    Bill Gurley, general partner at Benchmark, said Friday what he believes is the biggest problem presented by start-ups today.

  • Silicon Valley boom spills into Oakland Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 12:12 PM ET

    The real estate market is so red-hot in San Francisco right now that it's motivating start-ups to move into neighboring Oakland.

  • Don’t chase unicorns, chase dragons: Expert Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:56 PM ET
    Technology and businessman concept

    VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.

  • Sighting Silicon Valley's dragons ... and unicorns Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 10:50 AM ET
    Sighting Silicon Valley's dragons ... and unicorns

    John Backus, New Atlantic Ventures, talks about his thinking that a unicorn is a great company, but a dragon is a great investment.

  • Waffle House-Roadie cook up deal Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 4:48 PM ET
    Waffle House-Roadie cook up deal

    Roadie operates as a kind of Uber for deliveries, and has partnered with Waffle House as a meeting place for drivers, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers. The company's CEO Marc Gorlin, provides insight to the new partnership with Waffle House.

  • Your ticket to free Waffle House…with a catch Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:45 AM ET
    Waffle House

    Your next Waffle House order could be on the house if you're ready to entrust your stuff to a stranger or haul someone else's things around.

  • 'Unicorns' not so rare in Silicon Valley anymore Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 2:17 PM ET

    Doubling in value should be hard. Tech start-ups are defying that logic, with companies not just reaching billion-dollar valuations but expanding.

  • 15-Year old's nanny start-up Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 8:21 AM ET
    15-Year old's nanny start-up

    Noa Mintz, Nannies by Noa founder, shares her experience starting a nanny business in New York City. Allison Johnson, Nannies by Noa CEO, weighs in.

  • Your food is on its way, Barcelona Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 2:50 PM ET
    UberEATS app

    Uber launched a food-delivery service, UberEATS, in Barcelona on Wednesday.

  • Is this the fairest start-up competition? Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 8:05 AM ET

    For start-ups, pitching to investors is a regular occurrence, but these five social entrepreneurs participated in an unusual competition for a chance to win a share of $1 million.

  • Jebbit turning ads into opportunities Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 6:37 AM ET
    Jebbit turning ads into opportunities

    Jonathan Lacoste, Jebbit COO, is working to help prevent Internet users from ignoring advertisements, and actually engaging with them. He also discusses dropping out of college to start Jebbit.

  • The key reason LinkedIn bought my firm for $175M Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    Bizo

    Russell Glass sold his company Bizo to LinkedIn for $175 million. How? Glass said a key driver for the deal was his employees.

  • These companies started in a garage Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 8:45 AM ET
    These companies started in a garage

    Fortune contributor Colleen Kane provides insight to unusual start-up origin stories.

  • Here's the silver lining of student debt Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 7:16 AM ET
    Here's the silver lining of student debt

    Millennial entrepreneurship has slowed, and so has the percentage of debt of those under 30. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains the complicated relationship between young American entrepreneurs and debt.