Startup investments totaled $9.47 billion in the first three months of the year, up from $6.01 billion in the first quarter of 2013. It was the highest since the second quarter of 2001, when investments reached $11.5 billion. Since March, shares of companies such as Netflix, Twitter and Facebook have sagged.» Read More
Ted Leonsis, Revolution Growth Fund partner, shares what he learned from creating what he calls a "double bottom line."
After developing a strong online following, hip eyeglass maker Warby Parker opens its first brick-and-mortar store Saturday in Soho.
Warby Parker continues its quest to transform the $22 billion U.S. optical industry, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.
Raul Moreno, IBillionaire co-founder, explains how his app can help people invest like Warren Buffett or Carl Icahn.
Brendan Kennedy of Privateer Holdings discusses why he believes the legalization of marijuana presents a big investment opportunity and how he plans to profit by getting in on the ground level.
Jeremy Levine, Bessemer Venture Partners, discusses how to spot the next smart e-commerce investment, and provides tips for playing the start-up field.
Rajesh Sawhney, Global Superangels Forum founder, and Sachin Gupta, Hacker Earth founder, discuss growth and innovation in India's fast-growing digital economy.
Some family businesses are more resilient because of a long-term focus and a commitment to customers. Careful spending like a 'frugal Yankee' helps too.
Our guest blogger Greg Jones, CEO of BookKeeping Express, a franchise, offers last-minute tips including key deductions. Are you missing out?
As 3-D printing grows, entrepreneurs are looking for opportunities, Inc. reports. Key questions to ask if you're thinking about starting a 3-D printing business.
Appearing on CNBC, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia defended its technology after a favorable court ruling allows the start-up to expand service letting consumers watch live TV over the web.
Jeff Berwick, Bitcoin ATM co-founder, explains how his company uses digital currency that allows consumers to use peer-to-peer connections for monetary transactions, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports how a startup company plans to disrupt the television business with its latest legal victory for streaming video. And, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia explains how the service works.
Venture firm First Round Capital has started the Dorm Room Fund, giving college students $500,000 to fund start-ups. Does college matter for entrepreneurs?
In a victory for startup Aereo, a federal appeals court rejected a TV station owners' appeal of an earlier decision, USA Today reports.
Inc. explores five key factors to a successful manufacturing strategy, which can include specialty contract manufacturers right here at home.
The battle over a minimum-wage increase has begun, and small employers on both sides have entered the debate.
Andy Dunn, Bonobos co-founder & CEO, explains how his "bagless" shopping experience could become a model for the way customers shop in the future.
Interest in Dell is intensifying, and there are reports Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is exploring a new startup. CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jon Fortt, discuss.
As legislators consider standardizing the collection of Internet sales tax, the debate on what's fair for online retailers and small businesses is heating up. Chegg's CEO weighs in.