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10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, ORCL, YHOO, NOK)

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Howdy! Here's the big news: Sheryl Sandberg recently gave away $11.8 million in Facebook stock. It may have gone to a charity she supports. Pandora shares were down 20 percent in after-hours trading following disappointing guidance in their fiscal Q3 financial results. Marissa's Mayer latest redesign of Yahoo.com could launch...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, ORCL, YHOO, NOK)

Is Silicon Sangria Barcelona’s answer to Silicon Valley? [video]

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Silicon Siesta, Silicon Sangria, Silicon Tapas, Silicon Dali, Silicon Bottelon, Silicon bullfighting, Silicon Fiesta, Silicon Rambla and  Silicon del Messi are just a few of the name suggestions for Barcelona’s answer to Silicon Valley. And some of Silicon Valley came to Barcelona last week just before one of Europe’s biggest tech events of the year -Mobile...
Is Silicon Sangria Barcelona’s answer to Silicon Valley? [video]

13 tips for finding a startup co-founder you can count on

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Startup founders, especially the serial kind, rarely come up short in the idea department. But finding a co-founder (or two) willing to help you execute, especially on a technical or Web-based idea, can be a challenge. Where do you look? What skills should a co-founder bring to the table? And...
13 tips for finding a startup co-founder you can count on

The Cosmetics Industry Has One Key Demographic Left Unturned, And A 12-Year-Old Has The Answer

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The U.S. personal care industry surpassed pre-recession levels in 2011, exceeding $38 billion in revenue, and there is still room for it to grow. While there are many options for skin care for babies, teens and beyond, the cosmetics industry has one emerging demographic left unturned - the pre-teens or...
The Cosmetics Industry Has One Key Demographic Left Unturned, And A 12-Year-Old Has The Answer
The Best Startup Decision I Ever Made: 8 Founders Fess Up
Spotify's Daniel Ek: Build it, but they still might not come

Turning the Unemployed Into Entrepreneurs

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The dreaded pink slip - it’s still an all-too-common occurrence in America today. Despite an economy that appears to be on the road to recovery, there are still too many Americans being laid off every day. So what are we going to do about it? Most unemployed Americans have...
Turning the Unemployed Into Entrepreneurs

Tomorrow on TNW: Ask ReTargeter founder Arjun Dev Arora your entrepreneurship questions

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Streaming live on The Next Web, ReTargeter founder Arjun Dev Arora will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, June 27th. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab initiative, a virtual mentorship program, Arjun will appear live via video chat broadcast on this site. Arjun...
Tomorrow on TNW: Ask ReTargeter founder Arjun Dev Arora your entrepreneurship questions

10 Views On What To Look For In An Investor

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Money - most startup founders need it at some point. But when you're raising outside capital, cash can come at a very high price if you're not on the same page as your investors. Where many startup founders go wrong in the fundraising process is focusing more on the offer...
10 Views On What To Look For In An Investor
Yahoo's New Summly-Integrated News App Is Now Live

10 Real-World Things To Consider Before Scaling Your Startup

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What could possibly be bad about scaling up your startup? If you're thinking about growth because the demand is there, you're clearly doing something right. But a rush to ramp up too soon can lead to serious growing pains, especially in the human resources and accounting departments. We asked 10...
10 Real-World Things To Consider Before Scaling Your Startup

How Vintage Apple Computers Used to Sell

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Original Apple-1 computers can now sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars at professional auctions. But the vintage machines have been selling informally for years. The story of the 1997 sale of an Apple-1, now residing at the Computer History Museum, shows how things worked in simpler times. That Apple-1...
How Vintage Apple Computers Used to Sell

Live now: digital-telepathy's founder answers questions via video. Get involved!

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Got a question for Chuck? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live. Chuck is the founder of the user experience design company, digital-telepathy. He helps startups, web designers, entrepreneurs and large organizations improve the user experience of websites by making them easier to use. He has the...
Live now: digital-telepathy's founder answers questions via video. Get involved!

8 Indispensable Qualities For Your First Startup Hire

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It takes a unique kind of job candidate to work at a startup. Rather than staying on task in a cubicle in corporate America, startup team members must juggle endless responsibilities and pass through multiple company positions each day. And when you're putting a team together for the first time,...
8 Indispensable Qualities For Your First Startup Hire

Teens in Tech Jobs launches to help companies find interns

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Startups, and companies of any size, are always on the lookout for awesome interns. First, it’s a great way to offload some of the tasks that full-time employees shouldn’t be focusing on, and second it’s great for company culture to bring in some younger blood. Of course, it’s also a...
Teens in Tech Jobs launches to help companies find interns
Goodbye Groupon: Andrew Mason's dance with the devil
Living on the Edge: What OMGPOP’s Stunning Reversal Says about Modern Day Gaming

Live now: The founder of greeNEWit answers your entrepreneurship questions via video. Get involved!

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Got a question for Jason? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live. Jason Jannati is a devoted brand strategist and leader in energy efficiency. As a founding member of the Howard County Business Council, he plays a key role in fostering the development of important relationships within...
Live now: The founder of greeNEWit answers your entrepreneurship questions via video. Get involved!

8 Hard-Earned Insights Into Raising Startup Capital

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Approaching investors for the first time is a daunting exercise for any startup. Regardless of whether you’re raising venture capital, approaching angels or still trying to figure out where to get started, it’s critical to stay level-headed about what you’re really pitching - and what it’s actually worth. The...
8 Hard-Earned Insights Into Raising Startup Capital

Startup Founders Share Their Inspirational Heros

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Who's your hero? Who do you want to emulate, and why? To find out who inspires startup founders to create and grow their companies, we asked eight successful young entrepreneurs from the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) about the individuals that they looked to emulate in their businesses and their lives....
Startup Founders Share Their Inspirational Heros

Teen Web Conference 2012: Top tips for teen entrepreneurs

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The Teen Web Conference is a bi-annual event aimed at young people who want to create new things online. The event, situated at the Google Campus in East London, was organised by 18-year-old Callum Hill and 17-year-old Henry Moulton. Both are currently students with an eye on the entrepreneurial scene....
Teen Web Conference 2012: Top tips for teen entrepreneurs

Tumblr CEO David Karp Now Partying With Diddy After Selling His Company For $1.1 Billion (YHOO)

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Tumblr's CEO, David Karp is now pretty rich. About a month ago he sold his company to Yahoo for $1.1 billion. The success has helped the young entrepreneur to shed his previously "nerdy" persona and now he's partying with superstars like, Sean "Diddy" Combs. Page Six reports, "the newly minted...
Tumblr CEO David Karp Now Partying With Diddy After Selling His Company For $1.1 Billion (YHOO)
6 First-Hand Tips On How Startups Can Cope With Success

China's Twitter Clones

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The popularity of Twitter has produced a number of clones in China, just as there are Facebook clones. Some of China's Twitter clones have been closed down by the Chinese government, but some have survived. We take a look at both cases in this post. We also assess Twitter's chances...
China's Twitter Clones

The Overly-Attached Girlfriend Explains What It's Like To Be Turned Into A Wildly Popular Internet Meme

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Last June, 21-year-old Laina Walker uploaded her first-ever YouTube video for a Justin Bieber contest. The goal of the contest was to take Bieber's popular song, "Boyfriend" and change the lyrics to "Girlfriend." To stand out, Walker wrote her version from the perspective of a stalker.  While Walker only placed...
The Overly-Attached Girlfriend Explains What It's Like To Be Turned Into A Wildly Popular Internet Meme

8 Real-World Stories Of Why Startups Fail

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Failure: it's a common theme among start-up founders. In the Silicon Valley, it's almost a badge of honor. But for all the dire statistics out there, what are the real reasons some start ups don't make it? And what lessons can we learn from them? We asked 8 (now) successful...
8 Real-World Stories Of Why Startups Fail

Brotherly Love Prompts Young Entrepreneur's Autism App

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When Jonathan Izak looks at AutisMate, he only wishes something similar had existed when his brother was younger. The iPad app, which Izak and colleagues have spent the last 18 months creating, is designed for autistic children — kids like Izak’s brother. “I think it definitely would have helped him...
Brotherly Love Prompts Young Entrepreneur's Autism App
Dropbox, Spotify, Gmail, Skype: Are We In A Subscription Bubble?

Summly's teenaged founder says he wants to help make Yahoo great again

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Nick D’Aloisio just agreed to sell his mobile news-reading startup Summly to Yahoo for a rumored $30 million — which wouldn’t be that unusual, except for the fact that D’Aloisio is 17 years old. But while many seem to be assuming the young entrepreneur will take his windfall and flee...
Summly's teenaged founder says he wants to help make Yahoo great again
The Kevin Rose reboot: Our first look at Google's newest VC
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