SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21- Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.» Read More
Web-based start-ups like Dashride, Cup and Shakr are giving small businesses strategies to compete with big business, the NYT reports.
Scott Kupor, Andreessen Horowitz COO, shares his thoughts on GoPro's IPO, and tech's biggest hardware and software plays. Software is Silicon Valley's biggest friend right now, says Kupor.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- 500 Startups, the $100 million Silicon Valley venture fund perhaps best known for its incubator program for young companies, said on Thursday it would tap a new source of cash for its latest fund: the public.
The entrepreneur known for his adventurous lifestyle is now guiding the consumer electronics company through its public trading debut.
A bill that would force ridesharing companies to buy more insurance was approved by the California State Senate Insurance Committee.
WASHINGTON, June 25- If the battle over the U.S. Export-Import Bank is Washington's latest political tempest, then Don Nelson from Bakersfield, California is aiming at the eye of the storm.
Entrepreneurs have 50 options when it comes to forming a business, and some states do more than others when it comes to making their pitch.
When Khat Rabbani and Ashley Williams started Hair Are Us, they had no idea how fast their business would grow. Next stop: franchising.
Martin Graham, chairman at Oracle Capital Group, explains that developing countries tend to be more entrepreneurial and discusses what makes India and Ireland such entrepreneurial powerhouses.
A few U.S. entrepreneurs are offering a real-world version of a video game in which players solve puzzles together to escape a room within an hour.
Scott Adams, also a tech entrepreneur, tells CNBC he's pretty sure that email has "destroyed" his soul.
Scott Adams, "Dilbert" creator, discusses the new entrepreneurial buzzword around Silicon Valley - "pivot." It's a strategy where a start-up quickly switches from one product or business model to another.
Storefront pairs online retailers with temporary storefront locations, like boutiques, for "pop-up" experiences.
Mattel is releasing an Entrepreneur Barbie this summer that comes complete with her own miniature smartphone and tablet computer.
Impatience has a price. Professional line sitter Robert Samuel pegs it at $25 for the first hour and $10 for each additional half hour.
PARIS, June 16- Airbus Group and Safran confirmed plans on Monday to pool their efforts on space launchers, taking the first step towards what could become a unified European company to prevent the Ariane space rocket being eclipsed by U.S. low-cost rival SpaceX.
We know millennials are saddled with student loan debt and a slow job market. But millennial women have another problem: they aren't saving.
PARIS, June 16- Airbus Group and Safran confirmed plans on Monday to combine work on space launchers, accelerating efforts to fend off a growing threat to Europe's Ariane space rocket from U.S. low-cost rival SpaceX. Airbus and Safran shares were both up around 0.4 percent, while the CAC40 index was down 0.2 percent.
Embracing failure has rapidly become the norm at start-ups, but some think this "failure fetish" might have gone too far.
When Sherri Heckenast bought Team Demolition, she had dreams of turning it into a motorsports behemoth. Unfortunately, old blood is holding her back.
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