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  • "Shark Tank" host Barbara Corcoran shares the 3 biggest mistakes contestants make on the show, and what it takes to win.

  • Startups going to secondary market     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports many companies are choosing to stay private longer. If they need cash, some are choosing to go to a secondary market.

  • Venture capital in 2014     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Menlo Ventures managing director Venky Ganesan discusses which sectors will garner the most attention and money from VC firms in 2014. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in.

  • Swapping shares for cash     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports how some start-up workers are turning to secondary markets to sell private company shares.

  • Hottest start-ups of 2014     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 2:48 PM ET

    Dylan Tweney, VentureBeat, shares 3 start-up companies to look for in 2014. Castlight Health is Tweney's pick for a potential public offering.

  • Brash Uber stalks new markets to ride higher Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:19 PM ET
    Travis Kalanick, co-founder and CEO of Uber, talks during a session of LeWeb 2013 event near Paris in December 2013.

    Uber may be the brash darling of Silicon Valley, but it will take more than a popular smartphone app and free publicity to take this start-up further.

  • Mossberg & Swisher launch 'Re/code'     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    Tech veterans Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg of Revere Digital discuss the launch of "Re/code," a reincarnation of "All Things D." Re/code also signed a content agreement with NBC News group to partner on technology coverage.

  • Aydin Acar, Influenster co-founder and CEO, and Elizabeth Scherle, Influenster co-founder, explain how their company can help turn social influence into rewards for brand name products.

  • Two sisters drop high-powered careers for cupcakes Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 10:36 AM ET
    Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne escaped 'the cube' to start Georgetown Cupcakes.

    Sophie and Katherine Kallinis quit their jobs at the beginning of the recession and now run a small cupcake empire.

  • Pitch your start-up, and have a few drinks to boot Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:49 PM ET

    To identify the hottest new business ideas, pitch events with a party-style atmosphere are the latest trend, from Startup Weekends to Hackathons.

  • SEC votes to ease public stock rules for start-ups Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    The SEC voted to propose rules to allow start-ups to raise more money through public stock deals without facing costly registration requirements.

  • Toys come to life     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 10:33 AM ET

    Michael Rosenblatt, Seamless Toy CEO, discusses a new app that gives kids the building blocks to construct their own "smart toys" and control them from mobile devices. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.

  • AOL chief’s white whale finally slips his grasp Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 11:50 AM ET
    Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of AOL.

    Tim Armstrong, the chief executive of AOL, had a debilitating attachment to Patch, a network of local news sites that he is finally winding down.

  • Tinder CEO: No rush for paid-for content     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Sean Rad, CEO of Tinder, says the app is a "more efficient way" for people to form relationships, and explains how it plans to monetize in the future.

  • Peek.com has been called the "OpenTable of travel." Ruzwana Bashir, Peek CEO & co-founder, discusses the launch of their first mobile app and the insight investors Jack Dorsey and Eric Schmidt have provided.

  • Quirky gifts for the holiday     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    Quirky CEO Ben Kaufman explains how his company is able to use crowdsourcing to produce new products, saying the website has things no one has seen before because "they were just invented."

  • Smarter snacking online     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    Anthony Fletcher, Graze CEO, discusses how his startup company is changing the way consumers eat by offering portion-controlled snacks tailored to suit individual tastes.

  • Aereo says it turned a profit, looking for partners Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 3:20 PM ET

    TV start-up Aereo said it had turned a profit in some of its markets, and is also looking for broadband partners to pair with its service.

  • Fierce Competitors: Macy's vs. Kohl's     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 2:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu thinks Macy's is executing well, while CNBC's Herb Greenberg likes Kohl's better.

  • Upstart CEO Dave Girouard discusses his company's business model, and what kinds of returns people his company has invested in are seeing.