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Quora Raises $80 Million From Tiger Global To 'Stay Independent Forever'

Source: Business Balla | Apr 9 2014, 8:08am CDT | by Forbes

Quora, the popular questions and answers website, says it has the largest library of first-hand knowledge and second...
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These 10 Startups Are Creating The Future Of Food

Jul 10 2014 9:49am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Scientists and entrepreneurs are revolutionizing the way we think about food. We're seeing new ingredients, like insects, and new means of production, including 3D printers. Investors are taking notice. In 2013 VCs invested $146 million in the food and beverage industry, according to a report from CB Insights. We've put together a list of 10 food startups that aren't just creating sustainable, healthier food options — they're shaping the future of ...
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Here's The Most Interesting Hour-And-A-Half Video You Can Watch.

Jun 18 2014 9:40am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

Allen And Company Annual Meeting Draws Top Business Leaders To Sun Valley, Idaho
VideoIn what is a close approximation of a dream come true, the Veritas Forum, an organization dedicated to hosting interesting faith-related talks on elite campuses, has brought together three of the most interesting thinkers alive: Peter Thiel, famously the billionaire co-founder of PayPal and ...
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A 21-Year-Old College Dropout Living Out Of A Closet Has A Startup To Discover The World's Biggest Rap Fans

Jun 12 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Business Insider

SiriusXM's "UMF Radio" Broadcast Live From The SiriusXM Music Lounge At The W Hotel In Miami - Friday, March 28
At the ripe age of 12, Danny Friday, founder of The Rap Test, started coding.  The Rap Test plays snippets of audio to test how much you know about rappers and their music. With The Rap Test, you have just 15 seconds to figure out which song by a certain artist you're listening to. At launch, you can test your chops with Kanye West, Drake, Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, and Meek Mill. You can play by yourself or challenge a friend. You can also track your progress on the leaderboard and se ...
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After Striking It Big With Bitcoin, This 15-Year-Old Kid Is Backing His Own Education Startup

Jun 11 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

After turning a $1,000 gift from his grandmother into a $100,000 Bitcoin fortune, entrepreneur Erik Finman cashed in. Last month he used the money to launch his education startup, Botangle, Mashable reports.  The 15-year-old entrepreneur and programmer is passionate about do-it-yourself education. Since he was young, he's taught himself and his friends about computing and robotics, Mashable reports. Currently, Finman is furthering his own high school education through homesc ...
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Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With

Source: Business Balla | Feb 28 2014, 2:47am CST | by Forbes

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With
Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist best known for his early and very profitable investment in Facebook, tends to stay...
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Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

Source: Business Balla | Jan 15 2014, 8:22am CST | by Forbes

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think
How old do you think someone should be for the best chance at entrepreneurial success? If you said 20, or 22, or 25,...
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Two Indians among 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellows

Source: Business Balla | May 11 2013, 12:02am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Two Indians among 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellows
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Two Indian young entrepreneurs are among 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellows chosen to "pursue innovative scientific and technical projects, learn entrepreneurship from the ground up, and begin to build the innovative companies of tomorrow."
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Startup Founder tries to Win $1m Funding from Peter Thiel in Chess Game

Source: Business Balla | Jul 18 2012, 4:25am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Startup Founder tries to Win $1m Funding from Peter Thiel in Chess Game
Soletron founder & CEO A.J. Steigman challenges Billionaire and PayPal Co-Founder Thiel to $1 million Chess Match for Company's Series A.
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