The Vancouver- based company, which recently acquired Waterloo-based online renovation design startup, DraftingSpace, won C $50 million in new funding in late 2014 to help beef up operations. It would be beyond a year, "Chief Executive Jeff Booth said in an interview. BuildDirect was founded more than 15 years ago by Jeff Booth, a builder, and his friend Rob Banks.» Read More
Beauty products startup Poshly raised $1.5 million in less than 10 days. Its CEO reveals why VCs found the firm's business plan appealing.
Discussing his bullish outlook on bitcoin, with Tim Draper, Draper Fisher Jurvetson managing director. Draper says as the Internet was to information, bitcoin will be to finance, commerce and banking.
Discussing tech valuations and warnings about Silicon Valley's cash burn rate, with Tim Draper, Draper Fisher Jurvetson managing director.
Morsel launches its iOS app out of beta and announces funding from GrubHub's CEO, among others.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, shares his thoughts on what will likely be the next big disruptive innovation and weighs in on Tim Cook's leadership at Apple.
Walter Isaacson, "The Innovators" author, says the breakup of Hewlett-Packard came at the right time.
Start-up littleBits makes it possible for the average person to create their own hardware with its easy-to-use products.
Discussing fears of Ebola, the situation in Hong Kong and the best cybersecurity stocks, with Herjavec Group founder and Shark Tank host, Robert Herjavec.
From pitching technique to conveying the right energy, Robret Herjavec, Daymond John and Kevin O'Leary explain how it takes more than just the right numbers to get a deal with a Shark.
Robert Reffkin, Urban Compass founder & CEO, talks about building his business in New York and the company's plans to expand into other locations.
This week's Tech Crowd puts head-to-head two Indiegogo projects using the Internet of Things to change the way you live.
Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans founder & chairman, discusses his big bet that Detroit is a city on the mend, and weighs in on General Motors' decision to move its Cadillac headquarters to New York and LeBron James' return to Cleveland.
Steve Case, Revolution chairman and CEO, discusses his pursuit to promote entrepreneurs and startups.
Are startups growing too quickly? Randy Komisar, KCPB venture investor, discusses risk and valuations of tech startups after investor Marc Andreessen warned they were burning through too much cash.
The "Squawk Alley" crew and investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss tweets made by investor Marc Andreessen on the risk startups are taking on and the cash they are burning through.
Chicago has become the tech hub of the Midwest and is attracting capital and startup ventures. J.B. Pritzker, Pritzker Group managing partner, provides insight into "Chilicon Valley."
Brett Taylor, Quip founder and CEO, shares his thoughts on the future of innovation in the technology space.
We've gotten rid of the entire concept of a file, says Brett Taylor, Quip founder and CEO, discussing his new venture that allows users to collaborate on any device from tablets, smartphones and desktops.
Charles Michael Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, discusses the next set of products his company is working on taking to market.
Charles Michael Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, demonstrates his breathometer.