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Silicon Valley startup peddles 3D-printed bike

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Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

How a $9 billion startup deceived Silicon Valley

John Carreyrou of The Wall Street Journal broke the original story about how Theranos, a company that pitched a revolutionary blood-testing system, was misleading investors, patients, and busin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider1 hr. 12 min. ago

The reporter who broke the Theranos saga wide open explains what makes the company different from any other overhyped Silicon Valley startup

CBS "60 Minutes" Theranos, the embattled blood-testing startup that came under fire in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2018

A former Googler and Twitter executive reveals how she rose through the ranks and landed one of the most important jobs at Silicon Valley"s hottest startup, Slack

April Underwood April Underwood has worked at two of Silicon Valley's most iconic internet companies: Google and Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 14th, 2018

Market Extra: Tim Draper says Theranos founder charged with fraud is an ‘icon’ who did ‘a great job’

Tim Draper, a prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist, again defends Elizabeth Holmes and fraudulent health-care startup Theranos......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

A new health startup boldly claims to reverse diabetes without drugs, and Silicon Valley’s favorite diet is a big part of it

Melia Robinson/Business Insider Sami Inkinen, who founded the Silicon Valley real-estate startup Trulia, recently moved into healthcare with a startup called Virt.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 10th, 2018

Augmented reality startup Blippar is abandoning Silicon Valley after losing 2 key execs and a board member

Ambarish Mitra One of the UK's best-funded startups, augmented reali.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2018

I Co-Founded a Silicon Valley Startup in My 50s. These Are All the Lessons That Brought Me to Where I Am

Older entrepreneurs know a lot about how business, culture and leadership work......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 8th, 2018

30 AND UNDER: Rising stars in Silicon Valley tech who find hot startup deals and manage millions of dollars

BI Graphics Silicon Valley is home to some of the hottest venture capital firms worldwide. In the valley, the stakes are high. To be a successful investor, you need a keen business sense and attention to detail, a forward-thinking outlook, and a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 3rd, 2018

The startup that"s proving Silicon Valley and the car industry aren"t enemies

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Category: topSource: cnnMay 3rd, 2018

New Graduates: Here"s Where to Find the Best Startup Job Opportunities

Don't limit yourself to Silicon Valley--these startups are hiring all over the U.S. and internationally......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 28th, 2018

Silicon Valley can"t handle hard conversations — and it"s hurting entrepreneurs

HBO There's a growing lack of transparency in Silicon Valley boardrooms, and startup founders report that they're deprived of mentorship. Founders report that investors are often unable to engage in difficult conversat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2018

"It Was Wall Street Meets Apocalypse Now": Why Palantir "Knows Everything About You"

Palantir, the secretive Silicon Valley startup that is an object of popular fascination thanks to its work with US intelligence, is having a surprisingly difficult time recruiting clients among the world's largest .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2018

What a Silicon Valley venture capitalist thinks of Greater Washington"s startup scene

We also asked about the mental makeup of tech entrepreneurs here. Is there still too much risk aversion keeping good ideas from finding funding?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

A star Silicon Valley investor who sold her startup for $200 million reveals the jarring tactic she had to use to make men pay attention to her pitches

Jess Lee / Polyvore Sequoia Capital investing partner .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

The two biggest things Silicon Valley misunderstands about China, according to a top Alibaba exec

AP / Ng Han Guan Brian Wong, Alibaba's vice president of global initiatives, thinks that Silicon Valley holds two major misunderst.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider2 hr. 27 min. ago

How Macy"s uses virtual reality to drive sales

Macy's Inc. is turning to something more at home in Silicon Valley than the home goods section of a department store in order to drive sales: virtual reality. In a call with investors on May 16, Macy's (NYSE: M) CEO Jeff Gennette said the retailer i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 27 min. ago

A startup born at MIT just got $16 million to build better hardware for bike and scooter sharing

Superpedestrian Superpedestrian, a startup born out of MIT, has raised $16.5 million in funding from top-tier venture.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 57 min. ago

How the "World"s Most Comfortable Shoe" Is Challenging Nike and Adidas

Driven by word-of-mouth sales and an eco-focus, San Francisco's Allbirds has sold over a million shoes in two years. But can this Silicon Valley success story last?.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 22nd, 2018

Kleiner Perkins Chairman John Doerr on His New Book ‘Measure What Matters’, OKRs and Advice for Entrepreneurs

He says more business leaders should be asking "Why?" The Silicon Valley investor who backed companies like.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 21st, 2018

Kleinfeld Perkins Chairman John Doerr on His New Book ‘Measure What Matters’, OKRs and Advice for Entrepreneurs

He says more business leaders should be asking "Why?" The Silicon Valley investor who backed companies like.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 21st, 2018