MOSCOW— The founder of Russia's leading social media network— a wunderkind often described as Russia's Mark Zuckerberg— has left his post as CEO and fled the country as cronies of President Vladimir Putin have made steady inroads into the company's ownership.» Read More
ZocDoc, a free service, allows people to search for doctors based on location, specialty, insurance and reviews, and book them online.
For entrepreneurs who make granola or baby skincare products, a crowdfunding service called CircleUp may be the secret to their next leg of growth.
Rebuilding operations after a attack is no easy task. Some suggestions for engineering a cyber gameplan that's right for your business.
If you're like most entrepreneurs, you've invested everything you have into your business. And that's a huge mistake.
Facebook wins approval from FTC to acquire Instagram. Reuben Miller, PaRR (Policy and Regulatory Report), discusses the news with CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Carl Quintanilla.
Early culture decisions are important and set the course of the company. Experts weigh in on crafting a culture that's right for your new venture.
During your journey to find your next career be open to the possibility that you might also find your soul mate, spouse, a great new friend or a great future client along your path.
Michael Fertik, Reputation.com founder & CEO, explains how you can protect your privacy online. "It's kind of like digital PR for everybody," he says.
The dream of running your own business sometimes blinds people to the world's ugly realities.
As Wall Street watches Facebook's stock continue to plummet, it's not just impacting investors, it's also casting a long shadow across venture-backed startups.
Ron Baron, Baron Capital chairman & CEO, offers his view on Facebook. "They can know more about everybody than anyone else can," he says. "We haven't decided whether or not we are going to invest in it. It is an attractive business in my opinion." Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, also weighs in.
Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, says the U.S. could build the economy on cheap energy yet politicians are afraid of talking about energy. "I've almost given up on Congress doing anything," he says.
We're not talking recycling. We're talking Eveready operational problems or issues that emerge and need to be addresses and solved quickly to benefit customers.
The iPod generation may face a real problem: hearing loss. As younger generations routinely plug in their ear buds, they could unwittingly join the millions of American’s who suffer some degree of hearing loss. So it’s no surprise that startups have begun to tap into this growing demand.
Amazon is experimenting with a new approach: Amazon Lockers.
Now that Facebook's bubble has burst, startups that once wanted to be the next Facebook, now see it as a cautionary tale, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The bar for going public is now much higher.
Kaufman’s three-year old start-up aims to solve the pesky problems of everyday life.
Tampa and strip clubs are often mentioned together, like New York City and the Statue of Liberty. Or San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge. Or St. Louis and the Arch.
Once hailed as the most valuable technology company to hit Wall Street, Facebook is now worth just over half what it was three months ago, with shares closing at $20.01 Monday. Wall Street analysts are openly wondering whether its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, has the business skills to deliver on his promises, the New York Times reports.
Early investor Peter Thiel has sold nearly all of his Facebook shares, as part of a selling plan he adopted before the company's IPO on May 18.
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