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
Travis Kalanick, Uber CEO, discusses how his internet startup company will change the way people hail a cab.
Jason Goldberg, Fab.com founder & CEO, discusses how his company is changing the way people shop, and how he was able to raise $105 million in funding.
The influx of budding tech companies in New York reflects how the industry has changed. New York -- epicenter of fashion, finance and media -- has become a destination for startups that want to be near those industries, which are being rapidly transformed by the digital age.
Now that corporate norms no longer apply across the board, nontraditional office spaces have become more common. Click ahead to see some of the coolest corporate headquarters in the world.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche caught up with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick for an extended interview
When Jim Koch brewed his first Samuel Adams Boston Lager nearly 30 years ago, few were willing to take on the giants of the beer industry. Read ahead to learn how Koch built his company.
John Lilly, Greylock Partners, discusses where he is looking to invest in the next hot mobile start-up, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
"Silicon Beach", is attracting talent and funding for tech startups, entrepreneurs drawn to LA's ability to brand and sell ideas...plus the weather.
A failure in Amazon’s cloud computing service might prompt some companies to re-examine their dependence on such services.
When Facebook spacer went public a month ago today, the early betting was that it would storm out of the IPO chute and usher in a new wave of tech stock offerings. Some went so far as to compare its impact to that of Google's 2004 IPO
With roots in a rugged agrarian work ethic, start-ups are thriving around Omaha — thanks in no small part to big spenders' bankrolls. An investigation of the seedlings of Silicon Prairie.
Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing co-founder & CEO, discusses the focus of his new social investing company which is centered on the premise of investing in ideas, with Motif Investing board member, Sallie Krawcheck.
Sean Parker, Founders Fund executive general partner discusses the launch of his new company, Airtime and the deal between Skype and eBay.
Sean Parker, Airtime co-founder, discusses new corporate governance models in Silicon Valley, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
The "Squawk Box" news team weighs in with their perspective on the markets and discuss the problems associated with the launch of Internet venture, Airtime.
Sean Parker, Airtime co-founder and Sean Fanning, Airtime co-founder & CEO, discuss the launch of their new venture and taking video chat to the next level, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
There are now more long-term unemployed Americans than any other time since the Great Depression. Discussing whether President Obama's policies have failed America, with Steven Rattner, former auto czar and Tony Fratto, former White House Deputy Press Secretary.
"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.