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Inna Leontenkova, managing director at Foodpanda, explains how the company wants to revolutionize food ordering experiences and outlines plans for the money raised from its latest funding.
Betterment CEO & founder, Jon Stein joins the "Squawk on the Street" team to discuss the benefits to robo-advisors.
Anthony Tan, founder of GrabTaxi, discusses the Malaysia-based taxi booking app's eye-catching funding success thus far, which counts Japanese telecom giant SoftBank as one of its investors.
Free stock trading, zero overhead and the market at your fingertips? Now there's the Robinhood app for all that.
Blythe Masters, the former JPMorgan executive, has re-emerged as chief executive of a cryptocurrency start-up.
Tristan Walker, Walker & Company Brands CEO, discusses the launch of his brand Bevel, aimed at minority consumers, and weighs in on elevating diversity and encouraging entrepreneurs in the workplace.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 11- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has enlisted two UK startups to provide financing for small British businesses looking to buy from Chinese suppliers, aiming to help cash-strapped firms access the world's largest economy. The partnerships with iwoca Ltd and ezbob announced by Alibaba on Wednesday are a first for the Chinese company in...
March 11- Silicon valley startup 21 Inc has raised $116 million in venture funding to help broaden the uses of bitcoin technology, the Wall Street Journal reported. 21 Inc's lead investors include venture capital firms such as Andreessen Horowitz and RRE Ventures, with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc owning a strategic stake through its venture-capital unit,...
Farfetch connects well-heeled consumers with luxury boutiques around the world, and model that has earned the company a $1 billion valuation.
AOL co-founder Steve Case gives his full view on where today's market stands and whether there really is a tech bubble.
If your mobile payment app isn't accepted everywhere, one company has come up with a fix.
Subspace had been funded by its founders. It will shut down by April 3 and all seven of its employees will join Box, Recode reports.
The data breach involved current and former Uber drivers, and the company has notified attorneys general in states where those drivers live, including California. The company has raised more than $4 billion from prominent venture capital firms such as Benchmark and Google Ventures, valuing Uber at $40 billion and making it the most valuable startup in the...
Bill Gurley, general partner at Benchmark, said Friday what he believes is the biggest problem presented by start-ups today.
The real estate market is so red-hot in San Francisco right now that it's motivating start-ups to move into neighboring Oakland.
VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.
John Backus, New Atlantic Ventures, talks about his thinking that a unicorn is a great company, but a dragon is a great investment.
Roadie operates as a kind of Uber for deliveries, and has partnered with Waffle House as a meeting place for drivers, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers. The company's CEO Marc Gorlin, provides insight to the new partnership with Waffle House.
Your next Waffle House order could be on the house if you're ready to entrust your stuff to a stranger or haul someone else's things around.
Doubling in value should be hard. Tech start-ups are defying that logic, with companies not just reaching billion-dollar valuations but expanding.