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The fourth annual Siemer Summit ended yesterday—a meeting for startups looking to pitch their ideas, and for VCs looking for the next big thing.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look at the hottest startup and venture capital trends.
Adi Tartako, CEO and co-founder of Houzz, tells CNBC that the interior design platform is expanding into the U.K., and explains how the company is making money.
Danny Rimer, partner at Index Ventures, explains that social network Secret, which has just raised $25 million, gives its users a trusted environment to share their deepest thoughts.
Mr. Wonderful grilled four entrepreneurs about raising money for their companies.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on attendees at the Allen & Company media and technology conference.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla takes a first look at the Birchbox store opening in New York City tomorrow.
Spring, a company co-founded by former Techstars NYC head David Tisch and his brother Alan, has raised a Series A investment of $7.5 million.
NEW YORK, July 9- U.S. venture capital funds raised $7.39 billion in the second quarter, more than double the amount generated a year ago, as investor demand for startup companies stayed strong, according to a report issued on Wednesday.
Are the top U.S. entrepreneurs born or made? Kevin O'Leary talks to four entrepreneurs about the fear of failure. Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, provides perspective.
Monkey Parking in San Francisco has come up with an app to enable consumers to sell their parking spots to other drivers. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the city says this is illegal and wants to shut it down.
Kevin O'Leary talks to four entrepreneurs about how to position their companies to stand out-- Rap Genius, Milk & Honey, Plated.com and lover.ly.
Tim Love, CNBC's "Restaurant Startup," provides a preview of Tuesday night's reality show on CNBC, where Love and Joe Bastianich vie for the opportunity to invest their own money in food ideas that could make them millions.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 7- Box Inc has raised $150 million in funding from private-equity firm TPG and hedge fund Coatue Management as the fast-growing online storage startup advances toward an initial public offering.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 7- Box Inc, the online storage startup that filed to go public months ago, has raised $150 million in funding from private-equity firm TPG and hedge fund Coatue Management, the Wall Street Journal on Monday cited two people familiar with the matter as saying.
Pley rents Lego sets to kids through monthly subscriptions. Elina Furman, Pley co-founder, describes the company's business model and how they save parents time and money.
Daymond John, "Shark Tank" host, discusses lifestyle technology for "entrepreneurs on the go" that offers new products that cater to mobile professionals, including a Bluetooth keyboard.
Smart home technology is state-of-the-art and undeniably cool. But does it help where it really matters— in consumers' pockets?
Dominic Jackman, co-founder of Escape the City, discusses how his company helps people move away from their corporate jobs and find new opportunities.
Homepolish co-founders Noa Santos and Will Nathan pitch CNBC's Power Pitch team their business model for decorating homes and offices of all budgets and sizes.