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Many believe these plant-based products are shaping the future of food, including Bill Gates and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
With its online checkout process bringing in revenue of $300M in Europe in 2014, Klarna is now poised to enter the US market.
The company was recently valued by investors at $5 billion—and plans to further up its revenue through paid "pins" by advertisers.
This online investment company has passed the $2B mark for assets under management—focusing on Gen Y with its proprietary algorithms.
CNBC's third annual ranking of private companies that have wooed billions in funding may surprise you. They debunk start-up myths.
This online brokerage firm recently partnered with insurance giant Pacific Life to offer cause-driven investing themes to tap millennials.
This CRM company has recently expanded to provide salespeople with a mobile platform to help them proactively follow and close deals.
The brainchild of former National Security Agency agents, this company combines the best of human knowledge and tech to fight hackers.
This 6-year-old company culls ideas submitted to its website, and the best ones get made and sold in some of the world's biggest retailers.
Roxanne Varza, start-up lead at Microsoft Ventures in France, explains why she thinks European tech start-ups are getting stronger.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 11- NerdWallet said it had raised $64 million in its first round of funding, far more cash than it needs to run the personal finance startup, in part to underscore its growth and show it has the potential to one day be valued at over $1 billion. Once a company hits a $1 billion valuation, it becomes what Silicon Valley calls a "unicorn.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 11- Private financial technology startup NerdWallet said it had raised $64 million in an initial funding round, large even by increasingly inflated Silicon Valley standards.
It may have been cut off from Twitter’s social graph, but that doesn’t mean Meerkat’s giving up the fight in live streaming.
The edible cricket market is seen as growing substantially this year, with some players forecasting triple-digit sales growth.
Elliot Mermel talks about why he launched Coalo Valley Farms, a cricket farm based in Van Nuys, California.
Daymond John, FUBU founder & CEO, discusses the benefits of supporting entrepreneurship.
Five of the 50 companies on CNBC's 2014 disruptor list have gone public or been acquired—half the number that graduated from our 2013 list.
Mommy-run start-up Moxie Jean is an online retailer of gently used kids and maternity clothing. The moms have raised $1.3 million.
Smart trash can GeniCan scans garbage and identifies items being thrown away. It then compiles a shopping list alongside compatible coupons.
An anonymous job seeker learned the hard way what you should and should not say online about a prospective employer.