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  • This supermodel wants you to buy her $98 candles Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    Supermodel Petra Nemcova is launching a luxury home decor brand called Be The Light, and she wants you to buy her $98 candles. Czech Holiday Cookie scent?

  • Making millions on nothing but a handshake Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 3:33 PM ET
    Marcus Lemonis on CNBC's "The Profit."

    From the medieval days when it originated as a way to show both parties came in peace, the handshake has been tied to a person's word—no more so than when used in business.

  • Cooliris aims to become iPhoto substitute     Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Soujanya Bhumbkar, CEO of Cooliris, explains why its new technology does a better job at photo sharing than the apps that currently dominate the market.

  • Stepping out with Step2     Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 6:51 AM ET

    Jack Vresics, Step2 CEO, discusses how he grew his toys and home & garden company into the world's largest rotational molder of plastics.

  • Amid boom, craft beer brewers feel growing pains Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013 | 10:14 AM ET

    U.S. craft brewers are frustrated after many were shut out of a key beer festival, as sector growth exceeds infrastructure. Signs of a frothy market?

  • Beyond the front page with your smartphone     Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Omar Tayeb, Blippar co-founder & CTO, explains how his new app allows readers to unlock extra digital content hidden beneath the pages of their favorite magazine or newspaper.

  • Shop TV: Watch, click & buy... it's that easy     Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on a new app that allows viewers to buy clothes and home furnishings from their television.

  • An underwear 'kickstart' in the USA     Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 6:41 AM ET

    Jake Bronstein, CEO of Flint & Tinder, explains how his dismay with low-quality underwear led him to produce a high-end brand, which is made in America and becoming a multimillion-dollar business.

  • NY tax break hopes to draw businesses to campuses Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 11:53 AM ET
    McGraw Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.

    A unique bill signed into law by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo would allow new businesses to locate on or around college campuses in New York tax-free for 10 years.

  • Fixing apps that crash     Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 11:21 AM ET

    Andrew Levy, Crittercism CEO, explains how his software helps tech companies understand their app glitches.

  • The engineer behind a hot toy start-up Sunday, 14 Jul 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    GoldieBlox founder Debbie Sterling.

    Toy company GoldieBlox features books and construction toys starring a female-engineer role model. Learn how the founder got started and her connection to Steve Jobs.

  • Entrepreneurs' golden years: Not lookin' so shiny Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    Small-business owners devote so much time and money to their ventures that they fail on retirement planning. And playing catch-up can mean taking on even more financial risk.

  • SEC lifts advertising ban     Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 10:49 AM ET

    The SEC has lifted a decade-old ban concerning hedge funds, private equity, venture capital and start-ups. John Frankel of ff Venture Capital lends insight on the impact.

  • Are School Lunches Going Greek?     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    Hamdi Ulukaya, Chobani founder & CEO, discusses how he was able to grow his company into a multi-billion dollar business, and his efforts to "double" Greek yogurt sales in the next five years.

  • SEC Lifts Hedge Fund Advertising Ban     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 11:26 AM ET

    The vote was 4 to 1 to lift the ban on hedge fund and startup ads, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. The ban will be officially lifted in 60 days.

  • Media moguls wheel, deal in Sun Valley     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 6:52 AM ET

    The annual Allen & Company media and technology conference is underway in Idaho where high profile business and political leaders will meet to talk deals. Top on the list? Who will acquire Hulu, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • How TouchCast Plans to Disrupt TV Watching     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 6:48 AM ET

    Erick Schonfeld, and Edo Segal, TouchCast co-founders, discuss how surfing the video web will change the way viewers interact with television.

  • Could the UK Be a Leader in Technology?     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Jolyon Barker, global lead for technology, media and telecommunications at Deloitte, explains that the U.K. technology sector is not as big as it should be, due to lack of funding for start-ups.

  • NYC Transforms Into Wi-Fi Hub     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 10:20 AM ET

    Rahul Merchant, NYC chief information and innovation officer, explains why many startups are deciding to plant their roots in New York, as the city expands its broadband connectivity.

  • Train full of millennials wants to save the world Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    Malcom Kenton, a longtime train traveler, is crowdfunding $5,000 to participate in the inaugural Millennial Trains Project for young American innovators.

    The Millennial Trains Project plans to transport entrepreneurial young innovators on a cross-country, 10-day train ride in August. And older workers just might be inspired, too.