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2014/11/22 22:14
2014/11/22 22:14
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Ten years ago, the idea that Colombia would become a burgeoning hub for any dynamic industry beyond its notorious drug trade would have struck most observers as far-fetched. As recently as the turn...
2014/11/22 22:14
2014/11/22 22:14
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2014/11/22 14:18
2014/11/22 14:18
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The DNA is comprised of characteristics like "resilience" and "ability to accept risk." Another characteristic many top entrepreneurs share is arrogance. Or worse, just being a huge jerk. While...
2014/11/22 06:22
2014/11/22 06:22
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It’s just another morning for me in my Los Angeles apartment. When I get out of bed on November 18, I put on a flannel shirt, a large sweater, and sweatpants. I spread almond butter and grape jelly on...
2014/11/21 13:22
2014/11/21 13:22
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What makes someone ordinary become extraordinary? Is it their intellect or good luck? Is it their charisma and leadership qualities? There’s no definite formula, but there’s also no denying that there...
2014/11/20 20:17
2014/11/20 20:17
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Has your manager or client ever asked you to finish a work and ship it fast? Even before you have properly understood what is the scope of the task or what are all the sub-tasks involved? Sure, we...
2014/11/20 17:21
2014/11/20 17:21
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The food delivery space is a crowded one, but San Francisco-based Goldbely is trying to set itself apart. Like services GrubHub and Caviar, Goldbelyoffers delivery from favorite restaurants and...
2014/11/20 14:28
2014/11/20 14:28
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World Bank releases report saying bitcoin is not Ponzi scheme, while Ethereum trumps Facebook(IBTimes UK) The price of bitcoin has continued to slump, falling by a further 6% over the last 24 hours...
2014/11/20 14:21
2014/11/20 14:21
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Many tech startups brag about investments they get from already successful entrepreneurs, but ZenPayroll has taken it to a new level by touting recent investments from more than 50 founders and CEOs,...
2014/11/19 13:44
2014/11/19 13:44
4d
If you are looking to buy a new car it is only natural to test drive the models you are interested in. You’ll quickly get a sense of quality, handling, comfort, and can back up your research with...
2014/11/18 20:08
2014/11/18 20:08
5d
Solomon had also been struck by the developers' lack of business savvy: when he hired them, they didn't negotiate; they just took the first offer. He and Blumberg realized that they were dealing with...
2014/11/18 17:45
2014/11/18 17:45
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Teespring cofounders Evan Stites-Clayton and Walker Williams, right. (Credit: Teespring) Some tech companies look to change the way we communicate or can travel in space. Teespring helps people sell...
2014/11/18 14:08
2014/11/18 14:08
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At first blush, WeMail, a new email app available only on Android for now, feels like just another name to add to that list. "What we noticed is that email today was no different than email 10 years...
2014/11/18 04:08
2014/11/18 04:08
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SAN FRANCISCO — Armed with laptops and access to huge volumes of data, teams of data scientists were given 24 hours to create a social good-themed app this weekend at a hackathon launched by a local...
2014/11/17 20:26
2014/11/17 20:26
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Seed funding Investment platform Sliced Investing has closed a seed financing round worth $2 million. Khosla Ventures, Triple Point Ventures and Data Collective joined incubator Y Combinator in...
2014/11/15 10:05
2014/11/15 10:05
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If you want to get a sense of the insane speed at which things happen in Silicon Valley these days, you could pick one of the really prominent examples: Uber, say, which had no particular profile in...
2014/11/14 19:17
2014/11/14 19:17
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The past week was a tumultuous one for Reddit; Yishan Wong, the networking and news site's CEO, resigned; Sam Altman, president of the tech incubator Y Combinator (where Reddit got its start) briefly...
2014/11/14 18:38
2014/11/14 18:38
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Reddit's recently departed CEO says a disagreement over office space led to his resignation, but the job was already "stressful and draining." The headquarters of the popular Internet company, with...
2014/11/14 18:22
2014/11/14 18:22
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After four-and-a-half years at the company, Motes departed on good terms to found his own startup at Y Combinator called Assorted Bits, a project he describes as “a much worse idea than maybe it felt...
2014/11/14 12:18
2014/11/14 12:18
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Writing on Quora, a company he's an advisor to, Wong explained that he left Reddit due to a host of personal reasons. (It's notable that he chose Quora over Reddit for his note — normally he writes...
2014/11/14 08:42
2014/11/14 08:42
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Hours after Reddit announced that its chief executive had quit — ostensibly because of a dispute about new office space — a fuller story has emerged. It turns out that even free-wheeling, irreverent...
2014/11/22 22:14
2014/11/22 22:14
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