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Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder, provides his play on social media company Twitter.
Peter Thiel, "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Uber's business strategies and bitcoin's future.
Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, provides insight on the best start-up strategies.
The Peel app converts your smartphone to a remote control. Thiru Arunachalam, Peel co-founder & CEO, discusses how the platform enhances the TV experience, and partnering with Alibaba.
CNBC's Kate Rogers takes a close look at ride-sharing start-ups after Sidecar announced an additional $15 million in capital.
As technology and entertainment merge, more big names in film and TV are launching accelerators to produce blockbuster start-ups.
Yet another high-profile Silicon Valley venture capitalist is warning investment in the tech world could be getting a bit ahead of itself.
Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance Senior Columnist, and the "Squawk Alley" team discuss comments by venture capitalist Bill Gurley that the VC community is taking on an excessive amount of risk right now.
Critics say disruptive new services like Uber and Lyft can hurt tax revenues, but one start-up says it's creating jobs and boosting local sales tax.
Kevin Lee, Sol Republic CEO, discusses the next wave in music services and the launch of their new campaign with Olympian Michael Phelps called "Music Made Me Do It."
Moziah Bridges, Mo's Bows founder, and Daymond John, "Shark Tank" co-star, discuss how the twelve-year old built his successful business, starting at the tender age of nine.
Linden Tibbets, IFTTT CEO, explains the company's "recipe" service which essentially customizes how mobile devices connect to disparate services, anything from Twitter to text messages to air condition controls.
The $7 billion market for tutoring services is in the midst of a transformation, driven by new technology.
Jinn is an app that allows users to order anything from any shop in London and get it delivered within 60 minutes, explains co-founder, Leon Herrera.
As renting becomes more common, a number of companies have cropped up with the aim of disrupting the market. Here are some of them.
Movebubble is a property rental platform putting renters and landlords directly in touch and allowing users to build profiles and get rated, explain Movebubble co-founders, Logan Hall and Aiden Rushby.
Thumbtack allows service providers and consumers to find each other and negotiate jobs online. Marco Zappacosta, Thumbtack CEO & co-founder, explains their platform.
"A whole bunch of companies" are riding the coattails of valuable companies to undeserved valuations, says serial entrepreneur Max Levchin.
Harriot Pleydell-Bouverie, founder of Mallow and Marsh, explains how her business grew from making marshmallows in her kitchen to a recent deal with supermarket chain Sainsbury's.
Yelp chairman Max Levchin, explains how advances in technology can help women determine when they are most fertile.