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  • Uber, Lyft launch carpool options on trial basis Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 3:54 PM ET
    UberPool mobile screen images

    Lyft and Uber will allow its members to opt into carpooling with people who are taking similar routes in return for a significant discount, re/code.

  • Start-ups aim to aid drought-stricken California Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 1:06 PM ET
    Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

    The three-year drought in California is officially the worst drought on record for the state, already costing over $2 billion and 17,000 jobs.

  • Tech fights the California drought     Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 11:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at how tech start-up Terravion is helping California farms and wineries combat the drought.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 5- Felicis Ventures is trying a new tack in the hypercompetitive world of funding startup companies: It is raising a new fund that will always vote alongside the founders of the company it backs. The venture company announced on Tuesday that it had raised $96 million for the new fund, its fourth.

  • America's bipartisan start-up movement     Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    Celebrating national start-up day across America, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman, Rep. Darrell Issa, (R- Calif.), and Rep. Jared Polis, (D-Colo.), discuss their campaign to raise awareness for entrepreneurs and small start-up businesses.

  • Pot delivery right to your door     Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    Keith McCarty, Eaze founder & CEO, discuss his on-demand health care delivery technology that will automate patient verification and driver dispatch to hand deliver marijuana.

  • IMMEDIA co-founder Don Shulsinger explains how the Internet of Things is transforming daily life.

  • Can the UK rival Silicon Valley?     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Jon Reynolds, CEO of Swiftkey, discusses the U.K. start-up scene and says that global investors are starting to look at the U.K. for future opportunities.

  • Levchin: Pockets of overexcitement in market     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:34 AM ET

    PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, discusses the Yahoo's growth potential and shares his thoughts on Yelp's platform. Levchin also discusses valuations in today's marketplace.

  • Paypal founder Levchin banks on Affirm     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to PayPal co-founder and serial entrepreneur Max Levchin, about his new lending service start-up Affirm, an alternative to banks for lending.

  • Tech Crowd: Jibo vs. Blink     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche looks at two smart devices for the home that have started to gain traction from the crowdfunding community.

  • Hassle.com aims to clean up competition     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Alex Depledge, co-founder of Hassle.com, discusses how her online cleaning service is aiming to expand globally.

  • Turning guns into jewelry     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    Liberty United founder & CEO Peter Thum, discusses how he is trying to reduce gun violence in America by recycling illegal guns into jewelry.

  • Now the time to start a business?     Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 3:38 PM ET

    Alan Patricof, Greycroft LLC founder, discusses the current economic environment for starting a new business.

  • Hot trends in Los Angeles' tech startup scene Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:23 PM ET

    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.

  • VC investment rising     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look at the hottest startup and venture capital trends.

  • Houzz expands to the UK     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    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.

  • Shhh - Secret raises $25 million     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    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.

  • Money matters with Mr. Wonderful     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:49 AM ET

    Mr. Wonderful grilled four entrepreneurs about raising money for their companies.

  • Startups in Sun Valley     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on attendees at the Allen & Company media and technology conference.