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CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on how Dollar Shave Club was able to battle and beat long-established shaving leaders.
NEW YORK, Sept 22- Circle Internet Financial, a Boston- based bitcoin startup backed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc, has received New York's first BitLicense, allowing it to offer digital currency services in the state. The BitLicense from the New York Department of Financial Services is based on the first set of U.S. state guidelines for companies that operate in...
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on home automation company, Quirky, filing for bankruptcy.
NEW YORK, Sept 22- New York state's financial services regulator has granted a "BitLicense," its first, to a virtual currency, the agency announced on Tuesday. The license went to Circle Internet Financial, a Boston- based bitcoin startup, the New York Department of Financial Services said. Circle is backed by $76 million in venture capital from Goldman Sachs Group...
Dominic Barton, global managing director of McKinsey, discusses the consulting firm's new book titled "No Ordinary Disruption: The Four Forces Breaking All the Trends."
Billionaire investor Yuri Milner had success with tech giants Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Spotify. What is he betting on next?
Technology company founders need to take saving money more seriously, a veteran investor said.
NEW YORK, Sept 21- Meal-kit company Blue Apron is starting a wine subscription service as the New York- based startup seeks to expand amid a crowded market for takeout alternatives. The move into wine marks the first major step Blue Apron has taken since it said it raised $135 million in funding in June, putting the company at a $2 billion valuation.
The unicorn club has expanded at an unprecedented rate. How do entrepreneurs get their hands on such large sums of cash?
Snapchat, which allows users to send picture messages that disappear shortly after they are seen, has started selling "replays."
Tim Fung, CEO of Australia-based Airtasker, introduces the online marketplace which connects consumers and small businesses with a local workforce.
Private market start-ups face a tough fundraising environment, and up to a third of them may not be around a year from now, Theresia Gouw said.
As tech valuations climb, inevitable comparisons to the dot-com bubble are being made. But it's not quite that simple, says PwC's Pierre-Alain Sur.
Amazon opened the doors to its new working space near one of London's start-up hubs as it looks to strike up business for its cloud service.
Marco Zappacosta, Thumbtack CEO, discusses the profitability of connecting consumers with local service providers.
Sept 9- Nasdaq Chief Executive Robert Greifeld said in July he was delighted to have snared one of the hottest technology IPOs of the year. That became very apparent on Wednesday when the business technology startup Pure Storage said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it would instead be listing on Nasdaq's fierce rival, the New York...
Ron Cao, co-founder & MD of Lightspeed China Partners, explains why the venture capital firm remains bullish on Chinese start-ups despite the volatility in the country's stock markets.
Tamara Monosoff, inventor and author of “The Mom Inventors Handbook,” discusses how to properly price your products before bringing them to market.
Tamara Monosoff, inventor and author of “The Mom Inventors Handbook” discusses how to determine if your product idea is viable for market.
Robert Safian, "Fast Company" editor, provides perspective on the inner workings of Uber and insight to company founder and CEO Travis Kalanick.