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  • This kid entrepreneur made $5,000   Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 10:52 PM ET
    This kid entrepreneur made $5,000

    Yash Semlani, an 8-year-old entrepreneur, tells CNBC's Martin Song how his first business venture made $5,000.

  • The 6 keys for your killer venture-capital pitch Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Few people know what venture capitalists are thinking during pitch sessions, but these 6 tactics help get start-ups to billion-dollar status.

  • Techies profit from the booming pot business Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Marijuana Canada Cannabis

    MJ Freeway has carved a lucrative niche in the software business for pot retailers. It now has a booming business in 19 states.

  • While the mega rich from Silicon Valley have made headlines for their purchases of extravagant Los Angeles homes, the city has become increasingly appealing to a trove of angel investors and startup entrepreneurs as well. "We've seen an uptick in buyers from the technology industry over the last several years— some moving to Los Angeles and some buying second...

  • This light bulb wants to be as hip as your iPhone Saturday, 21 Mar 2015 | 12:05 PM ET
    Sengled Pulse intelligent light bulbs with multi-channel, wireless speakers hidden within.

    What if, with the flick of a switch, you could turn your light fixture into a music player, or perhaps a home monitor?

  • Tech workers keep skewing young...really young Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 12:24 PM ET
    Andrew Bernstein

    Plenty of not-necessarily-young people think workers of the pre-Internet age lack the quickly adaptable thinking required to succeed in tech.

  • A schoolkid is helping 16-year-olds make start-ups Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 8:39 AM ET

    18-year-old launches app and is opening a start-up accelerator aimed at helping 16- to 18-year-olds get build the next big thing.

  • A fix for jobless vets? Make them entrepreneurs Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    A veteran speaks to a job recruiter at a 'Hiring our Heroes' Job Fair on March 27, 2014 in New York City.

    Post-9/11 veterans struggle as their unemployment rate stands at 6.7 percent, versus 5.5 percent for the general population.

  • Lending alternatives for small biz   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 6:44 AM ET
    Lending alternatives for small biz

    Small business owners appear more optimistic than ever and are once again investing in their companies, spiking a demand for capital. Stephen Sheinbaum, Merchant Cash and Capital, provides his thoughts on where small business owners are putting their money to work.

  • Durst charged with murder, may face death penalty Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 10:25 AM ET
    In this handout provided by the Orleans Parish Sheriffs Office, OPSO, Robert Durst poses for a mugshot photo after being arrested and detained March 14, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

    New York real estate scion Robert Durst's HBO finale would likely be admissible evidence in a murder trial, legal experts said on Monday.

  • 'Rise of the Rest' winner: Pear Deck   Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    'Rise of the Rest' winner: Pear Deck

    Steve Case, Case Foundation chairman and AOL co-founder and former CEO, and Riley Eymon-Lynch, Pear Deck CEO, discuss the creation of an interactive device that engages students, and promoting entrepreneurship in the U.S.

  • Military tech helps you pick the perfect sofa Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 10:01 AM ET
    How Cimagine works

    Cimagine crosses augmented reality technology with interior design into an app that allows users to drop 3-D images of furniture into any room.

  • Alibaba is helping businesses get loans Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 9:05 AM ET
    Alibaba Group signage at the New York Stock Exchange during IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has struck a deal with two U.K. start-ups to provide money to small and medium British businesses.

  • Building diversity in Silicon Valley: CEO   Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 7:50 AM ET
    Building diversity in Silicon Valley: CEO

    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.

  • How start-ups are making huge money, now Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 7:04 AM ET
    Tien Tzuo, co-founder and CEO of Zuora

    The subscription economy is benefiting Zuora, which sells billing and commerce software for services businesses.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 9- A former partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield& Byers accusing the venture-capital firm of gender discrimination testified on Monday that she urged firm leaders to improve human relations policies after learning that three administrative assistants had allegedly complained about harassment. Pao said she told Kleiner leaders,...

  • ICONIC: A groundbreaking new event series   Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 3:30 PM ET
    ICONIC: A groundbreaking new event series

    CNBC and Inc. bring together some of the country's most influential entrepreneurs to talk about innovation, inspiration, and becoming ICONIC.

  • Europe is far less ‘hassle’ than US: Start-up Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 8:22 AM ET
    Berlin

    The U.S. may have given birth to a number of high-profile start-ups recently, but for some entrepreneurs Europe is the best place to start a new firm.

  • Shark Tank success at NYSE: Pipsnacks   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:51 AM ET
    Shark Tank success at NYSE: Pipsnacks

    "Shark Tank" investor Barbara Corcoran says she likes popcorn, but it's really Pipsnacks co-founders Jeff Martin and Jennifer Martin whom she loves because they make an ideal combination.

  • Digital guard dog for finances Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 9:24 AM ET
    BillGuard’s “Smart Savings” alert feature displaying a coupon

    One entrepreneur says his new app promises to turn your smartphone into a digital watch dog for personal finances.

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