SAN FRANCISCO, July 10- Most venture capital firms give cash to entrepreneurs. Now Upside Partnership plans to give them a stake in its new fund, too. The $30 million fund, announced on Thursday, is the brainchild of Kent Goldman, a former managing partner at First Round Capital.» Read More
It's a good thing Parker and Fanning lined up such comic relief - the big demo presentation suffered some major technical difficulties.
Naming a business is by far the hardest task for startups when it comes to branding. It’s permanent, or at least feels that way.
Social still looms large, but now I'm hearing lots of talk about social commerce.
Disney CEO Bob Iger finally appointed a new chairman of Walt Disney studios-- Alan Horn, who was President and COO of Warner Brothers Entertainment. Horn replaces Rich Ross, who left on April 20th in the wake of the John Carter bomb.
David Cote, Honeywell International chairman & CEO and Rep.Tim Scott, (R-SC), reveal their plans to ignite job creation in America and encourage entrepreneurship.
What follows is a list of the wives of 10 athletes who’ve made names for themselves as columnists, models, designers and more.
Sponsoring niche sports costs less, but can stıll pack a marketing punch.
A young entrepreneur, short on cash, decides to make the AOL campus in Palo Alto his temporary living space while working on his start up.
According to Forbes, only 8.5 percent of the world’s 1,226 billionaires are women. Why aren't there more?
There are many different routes a potential business owner can take when financing a startup.Click ahead to see what the various forms of funding are.
America's love for bacon has reached a fever pitch in the past few years and now, this bacon mania has spawned a new trend: Bacon tourism. You can pretty much eat your way across America all year long, from one sizzling bacon festival to another! Grab a cooler — or three or four — it's a porcine tour of America, with one off-the-beaten path stop in ... Iceland?!
She steered clear of any controversial issues -- no talk about the Nasdaq or the stock price. She talked quite a lot about working with CEO Mark Zuckerberg and the premium both of them place on honesty and clear, simple communication.
Steve Blank, Stanford University lecturer, discusses how to build successful companies through the "National Science Foundation's I-Corps" program, that's a government-private sector partnership.
The National Cable and Telecom show is all about the convergence of content, distribution and technology, and today I had the pleasure of moderating a panel at NCTA's annual show that addressed all those issues.
Here in one of the richest corners of the country, the tech elite display an ambivalent, sometimes contradictory approach to wealth. Money is a measure of the power of the companies that entrepreneurs have built, rather than a thing to display.
By the time Facebook shares start trading at 11 am ET, many Facebook employees will be exhausted and ready to go to sleep. All through the night Facebook headquarters was hopping and packed with people.
Alexis Ohanian, entrepreneur and angel investor, explains why he is holding off buying shares of the social media giant.
Facebook isn't losing its commitment to its "Hacker" culture when it goes public — instead, it's celebrating it, with an all-night "Hackathon."
There’s been a lot of talk about Facebook’s valuation, but the real question behind that valuation, is how Facebook makes money and what its prospects are in the future.
As the social network’s COO, Sandberg runs its all-important advertising business, business development, and oversees hiring.
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