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As Airbnb continues rapid growth, so does the ecosystem of companies supporting hosts. San Francisco startup Pillow Homes is tapping into Airbnb's success by offering property management to hosts for a 15 percent cut of the rental fee.
Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, discusses how her startup is transforming the beauty industry.
With so many "unicorns" among us, not all will be able to survive. Tech exec Todd McKinnon offers this survival guide.
U.S. venture capital firms saw a steep decline of funds raised in the third quarter, according to a report released Wednesday.
This is a great time to grow your business and expand your workforce, says tech CEO Chris Warrington. Here's why.
Oct 5- Google, which has now morphed into holding company Alphabet Inc, took a stake in Symphony Communication Services LLC in a fundraising round that values the messaging startup at $650 million, the Wall Street Journal reported. Symphony's latest funding round is expected to close this week, the WSJ reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Moon Express rockets are closer to a planned lunar landing as space companies race to win the $60 million award from NASA and Google.
Burning through cash isn't always a bad thing. But one expert said late-stage investors need to do a better job monitoring it.
A Harvard graduate who founded online start-up Adore Me four years ago to challenge Victoria's Secret in the lingerie business.
Kevin Lepsoe, co-founder & CEO of Notey, says the Hong Kong-based start-up aims to help internet users discover the best blogs on any topic of interest.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, explains why the rise of startups is actually good for public companies, and shares his thoughts on avoiding a unicorn bubble.
Payments firm Adyen has snagged a $2.3 billion valuation after funding from a wealth management firm that counts Mark Zuckerberg as a client.
A drone startup coming off a big win with the Federal Aviation Administration now has a fresh cash pile to put more planes in the air.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, discusses how the company has been able to make early detection a reality. in a field of tough competitors.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, shares her story of upending the medical testing industry by developing a system to detect disease early on and with less blood. Also Holmes addresses privacy and pricing issues.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, talks about some of his past failures and the lessons he learned from them. Also Branson shares his thoughts on what he looks for in a great entrepreneur.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, discusses how he chooses the kinds of businesses he wants to be in.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, shares leadership advice for budding entrepreneurs. And Terry Johnson, Original Stix founder, discusses his startup which makes iPhone cases out of broken hockey sticks.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on payment start-up Square's plans to go public in the coming weeks.
Agrilyst, an online platform that provides data analytics to greenhouse growers, took top honors at TechCrunch Disrupt's start-up pitch competition.