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"People are buying based on what their friends are buying, and Facebook has an incredible opportunity there," says Shervin Pishevar, Menlo Ventures managing director, explaining why he believes in Facebook over the long-term, and discussing growing competition among social networking markets.
Reshaping a time-worn narrative isn't easy. Social revolutions rarely are, especially when you're a woman trying to break into the boys' club that is Silicon Valley. But an emerging class of early-stage tech start-up executives is helping dispel the notion that there isn't a leading role for them in the male-dominated valley.
While it's true that the real estate drive-ins occupy are often more valuable than the business, many theaters are hanging tough.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the "M@dison Building" in Detroit, which houses 25 start-up, technology and venture capitalist companies.
There are many different routes a potential business owner can take when financing a startup.Click ahead to see what the various forms of funding are.
Representative Dan Lipinski, (D-IL), discusses the government's efforts to fund potential start-ups with tax dollars through The National Science Foundation I-Corps program.
Nate Gross, Rock Health co-founder, discusses his company's efforts to revolutionize health care via the Internet.
Meir Lakhovsky, who dropped out of Harvard his junior year to intern at Facebook; Yifan Zhang, Harvard graduate and Gym-Pact CEO; and Michael Schrader, Harvard student and Vaxess Technologies CEO, share their insight on their latest ventures.
Dave Morin, former Facebook developer and Path co-founder & CEO, discusses his career at Facebook, working with Mark Zuckerberg and the next big opportunities in start-ups.
Rick Marini, BranchOut founder & CEO, discusses his plans to grow the company's job networking service on Facebook.
Tim Chang, Mayfield Fund Venture Capitalist, explains why he is focused on "vertical network start-ups."
Michael Seibel, Socialcam CEO, discusses his company's efforts to become the Instagram of video, the "Facebook effect", and receiving start-up capital from Silicon Valley angel investors.
Dave Gilboa, and Neil Blumenthal, Warby Parker co-CEOs, discuss the company's start-up efforts, eliminating the middle man, and its "buy-a-pair, give-a-pair" eyewear program.
Marc Cenedella, The Ladders CEO, shares his perspective on jobs in America and whether Facebook's IPO will help boost the tech industry.
Pinterest is the top "rising star," with an almost 700% increase in the number of people "watching" the company, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
So how do we spot the future—and how might you? The seven rules that follow are not a bad place to start. They are the principles that underlie many of our contemporary innovations. They have played a major part in creating the world we see today. And they’ll be the forces behind the world we’ll be living in tomorrow.
The founders of WIRED set out with the notion that a revolution was about to whip through the world. It would be driven by technology and would transform business and daily life. They were right.
Just across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York is a new $10 million startup called Brooklyn Bridge Ventures. CNBC contributor Natali Morris discusses the appeal for the company's location.
You get a salary, equity, mentors, and more. An inside look at how a San Francisco 'foundry' plans to build the next killer start-up.
You already spend all waking hours with your staff. Moving in together—if you can handle it—could save you serious cash.