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U.S. Chamber of Commerce research revealed the least-friendly states for start-ups. The report examined strategies, vital for job growth. Where does your state fall?
California local governments have the legal authority to ban storefront pot shops within their borders, the state's highest court ruled on Monday. What happens now?
In the nonprofit world, crowdfunding is becoming an effective tool for raising donations, especially among younger do-gooers. Philanthropic millennials?
Maryland and Colorado are among the states supportive of innovation, according to a report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Doug Cutting, Cloudera chief architect; and Mike Olson, Cloudera CEO, explain how the software that powers big data could unlock billions of dollars in productivity.
Jay Bregman, Hailo CEO, explains how his company got the green light which allows riders to legally hail a cab with a smartphone app.
California entrepreneurs are working to stop the state from presenting businesses with retroactive tax bills, totaling millions. Fair game or chilling message to entrepreneurs?
Some businesses have reopened, but many others remain closed. Slow cleanup and lack of connectivity are among the roadblocks. An update from the Jersey Shore to lower Manhattan.
One venture capitalist notes that today’s young tech entrepreneurs weren't working during the last crash—a blessing and a curse.
Venture capitalists at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in New York say the bitcoin could spark a wave of start-ups.
Joe Lonsdale, Formation 8 partner, discusses how new technology is transforming every major industry in the public and private sectors.
Scott Stanford, Sherpa co-founder, shares some of his biggest IPO successes, and reveals which startups he believes will become the household names of the future.
Working with lawyers can be frustrating - and expensive - leaving many wondering how exactly their money was used. Start-up Viewabill tackles the problem of legal transparency by letting people track how much their lawyers are charging them in real-time. Viewabill's co-founder Alan Dershowitz talks with Squawk on the Street about how he's trying to shake-up the legal industry.
How one ex-pat returned to the U.S. with a new-found appreciation for Argentine gelato, a passion that propelled the entrepreneur on a quest to conquer the ice cream market.
Months before legal sales of marijuana begin in Colorado and Washington, officials are struggling with rules to govern issues including "medibles," mold and production.
John Collison, co-founder and president of Stripe, explains how it makes accepting online payments easier.
Business owners hoping to pocket investments may not want to count on crowdfunding. Results can be mixed for both entrepreneurs and investors. Buyer beware.
Aaron Levie, CEO & Founder of Box.net, discusses how his startup is profiting and gaining market share by reshaping the company into a cloud platform business.
As securing loans from large banks remains tricky, more small-business owners are turning to small banks and other nontraditional sources of capital to grow their operations.
Paul Gu, Upstart co-founder; and Geoff Lewis, Founders Fund principal, discuss how investors can buy a stake in the future income of a startup company.