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Economic crisis often spurs entrepreneurial innovation as people strive for opportunity. Here's a look at this trend in a bankrupt nation.
CNBC's Kate Rogers takes a look at what "Shark Tank's" Kevin O'Leary is doing to help woman gain access to capital to fund their businesses.
Hugo Barra, vice president of global operations at Xiaomi, discusses the "Xiaomi ecosystem", a network of 56 startups which develop and produce new Xiaomi-branded products.
Research finds millennials are leaning more on family for start-up loans than prior generations.
Lured by flexibility, ride-hailing company Uber continues to grow and attract drivers, according to a new Uber-funded survey.
Foundation Capital General Partner Paul Holland discusses Netflix cost concerns and the move towards original content.
From war games to lawn games, can US Air Force Major Matt Butler take on the business battlefield with his new lawn game: Rollers? DON’T QUIT YOUR DAY JOB…YET, until you talk to Small Biz Wiz, Carol Roth.
*Engie to invest 130 mln euros in energy startup companies. *Engie staff encouraged to try out ideas outside company. A business built on cutting power demand is not a natural investment for a utility, but France's Engie, through its venture capital fund Engie New Ventures, this year bought a minority stake in KiWi.
Alex Depledge, founder and CEO of startup Hassle.com, says it was better to consolidate with a rival e-commerce company rather than to compete in markets or start an acquisition war.
Despite recent reports about late-stage investors writing down the value of their start-up investments, the firms on CNBC's Disruptor 50 list are surging.
California investor Ahmed El Alfi discusses his start-up incubator in Cairo, Egypt.
Investors and entrepreneurs explain how Cairo’s GrEEK Campus is fostering a new generation of start-ups.
Biotech company 23andMe offered low-cost personalized DNA analysis to help customers make informed health care decisions. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the company is back after the FDA put the tests on pause in 2013.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on regulatory pressures on private start-ups, and whether that might actually be a good sign.
Sequoia Capital chairman, Sir Michael Moritz discusses the rise of AirBnb and why Sequoia Capital’s appetite for young startups is as “energetic as ever.”
Meal kit deliveries from Blue Apron, Plated and others are expected to see substantial growth, research firms say.
Once completed, the total investment will rank Uber as the world's most valuable private start-up, reports The New York Times.
Reversing a six-year dip, Main Street entrepreneurship rose in 2015 — with a boost from very small companies, according to a new Kauffman report.
Sharing emotions in a structured way via social media is on the cutting edge of online psychotherapy research, including emojis.
Watch the founder of Petcube pitch his start-up to a panel of experts on CNBC.