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  • Silicon Valley rapidly becoming bipolar: Levchin     Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Max Levchin, PayPal co-founder and Yelp chairman, shares his thoughts on valuations and acquisition strategies in the new tech space.

  • Osper is financial tool for children: CEO     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Osper is a payment service that aims to teach and empower young people to manage their money responsibly explains Alick Varma, CEO of Osper.

  • The 'I want it now' economy     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Google, Amazon and Uber are all testing the same-day delivery market and one startup hopes to compete in Manhattan by promising delivery of anything for free.

  • PackIt's 'cool' multi-million dollar idea     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:43 AM ET
    Melissa Kieling, PackIt founder and CEO.

    Melissa Kieling, PackIt founder & CEO, explains how she took a simple idea to keep food cooler longer and grew it into one of the fastest-growing companies in America.

  • Why invest in a startup?     Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Stephen Page, founder of Startup Funding Club, says revenue proivdes tangible proof of a startup's concept.

  • An entrepreneur's No. 1 source of frustration Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:52 AM ET

    Given Silicon Valley wealth, there's plenty of money to go around for entrepreneurs, right? Wrong. The VC numbers tell a different story.

  • Spring's sleek one-swipe shop     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Alan Tisch, Spring CEO, discusses his e-commerce marketplace optimized for mobile devices that gives consumers access to hundreds of top brands.

  • Like Instagram with a buy button     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin explains the new Spring app that allows users to shop directly from their mobile device and purchase products with the swipe of a finger.

  • One tap mobile payments     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Bill Ready, Braintree CEO, aims to change users' mobile buying experience by rolling out a one touch payments system on Braintree apps, which includes companies like OpenTable, Airbnb and Uber.

  • Stuffed animals designed by your kid     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    This start-up wants to transform your child's artwork into a huggable stuffed animal. See the founder deliver his 60 second Power Pitch. Will the panelists be in or out?

  • Rolling out 'Inc. 500' list     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    Eric Schurenberg, Inc. editor-in-chief, and Raj Shanmugaraj, Acacia Communications CEO, discuss highlights from the 500 fastest-growing private companies and small businesses in the U.S.

  • Trying to get by on the sharing economy Sunday, 17 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Starting a long day around 4 a.m., Jennifer Guidry, who earns money by offering transportation or services through a variety of apps like Uber, Lyft and TaskRabbit, applies makeup in her home office.

    If sharing economy companies are creating jobs of the future, it doesn't mean decent wages and benefits are part of the bargain for workers.

  • Samsung buys home-automation startup SmartThings Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 7:52 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 14- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will buy SmartThings, a startup backed by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin that helps connect household devices, one of its largest U.S.-startup acquisitions to date.

  • Yahoo's small business push     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:31 AM ET

    Amit Kumar, Yahoo small business head, discusses "Yahoo Stores," a next generation, e-commerce platform designed to help anyone build a successful online business.

  • Dilemmas of VC backed start-ups     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    Manuel Henriquez, Hercules Technology Growth Capital CEO, discusses the funding dilemmas facing start-ups and the financing of venture backed companies.

  • How bitcoin can change the world     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    Could bitcoin be a safe haven for deprecating currencies in the emerging world? Wences Casares, Xapo founder and CEO, shares his thoughts on the legitimacy of the currency.

  • Robots are the new butlers at Starwood Hotels Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Botlr robot at Starwood Hotel

    Forget your toothpaste? Need more towels? If you're staying at Starwood Hotels, you may be served by a Botlr.

  • Could Turkey be the next global tech hub?     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Cankut Durgun, co-founder of Aslanoba Capital, discusses the prospects for technology entrepreneurs in Turkey.

  • Why isn't the Senate taking up innovation bill? Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 12:16 PM ET
    Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO).

    Rep. Sam Graves, chair of the House small-business committee, says the fact that the Senate hasn't take up the Innovation Act yet is inexcusable.

  • Trouble & risk with VC funding     Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    John Mullins, London Business School professor and author of "The Customer-Funded Business," discusses the harm venture capital funding can have on the health of a start-up company.