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Measure Like Tesla: A Fresh Take on Stale Business Metrics

MEASURE LIKE TESLA: A FRESH TAKE ON STALE BUSINESS METRICS

Harvard Business Review recently published an article on how using the same old business metrics can result in missed opportunities...

Essential phone review: Groundbreaking but flawed

ESSENTIAL PHONE REVIEW: GROUNDBREAKING BUT FLAWED

REVIEW: The new Android flagship Essential phone is a paradox. It is a capable, well-crafted flagship smartphone built in a shockingly...

 
 
 
Roxi music: Electric Jukebox takes on Spotify with a $200 streaming box aimed at families

ROXI MUSIC: ELECTRIC JUKEBOX TAKES ON SPOTIFY WITH A $200 STREAMING BOX AIMED AT FAMILIES

A hardware-based music-streaming service that only works through your TV? That's exactly what Electric Jukebox brought to market in...

To create more businesses across the U.S., support first-time founders

TO CREATE MORE BUSINESSES ACROSS THE U.S., SUPPORT FIRST-TIME FOUNDERS

GUEST: In the United States, 25 percent of startups fail in the first year, and 75 percent of venture-backed start-ups fail at some...

 
 
 
PARC Spinout Metawave Adds A.I. to Metamaterials for Autonomous Cars

PARC SPINOUT METAWAVE ADDS A.I. TO METAMATERIALS FOR AUTONOMOUS CARS

A serial entrepreneur in the field of metamaterials is building a new company to develop the technology for use in autonomous vehicles...

Facebook expands its Craigslist-like Marketplace into 17 European markets

FACEBOOK EXPANDS ITS CRAIGSLIST-LIKE MARKETPLACE INTO 17 EUROPEAN MARKETS

Facebook has announced that it's expanding its buying-and-selling Marketplace service to 17 new markets in Europe. Marketplace first...

 
 
 
Google boosts Cloud Speech API with word-level timestamps and support for 30 new languages

GOOGLE BOOSTS CLOUD SPEECH API WITH WORD-LEVEL TIMESTAMPS AND SUPPORT FOR 30 NEW LANGUAGES

Google has announced a number of notable updates to its Cloud Speech API , a product first unveiled as part of the company's Cloud...

Tour operator in Amish country gets in tiff over his tuk-tuk

TOUR OPERATOR IN AMISH COUNTRY GETS IN TIFF OVER HIS TUK-TUK

LANCASTER, Pa. - Pennsylvania utility regulators are making a big to-do over Timm Wenger's tuk-tuk. The 48-year-old entrepreneur wants...

 
 
 
“Five Questions For .” Rice Entrepreneurship Professor Yael Hochberg

“FIVE QUESTIONS FOR .” RICE ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROFESSOR YAEL HOCHBERG

Houston -Most tech entrepreneurs are intently focused on their startups, their innovation and potential customers. Yael Hochberg focuses...

Don Panoz powers up $100 million electric vehicle startup

DON PANOZ POWERS UP $100 MILLION ELECTRIC VEHICLE STARTUP

​Motorsport entrepreneur and Chateau Elan Winery founder Don Panoz has launched Green4U Technologies. The company will build battery-powered...

 
 
 
SoftBank's Vision Fund acquires stake in Indian ecommerce giant Flipkart

SOFTBANK'S VISION FUND ACQUIRES STAKE IN INDIAN ECOMMERCE GIANT FLIPKART

A tech fund backed by Japan's SoftBank Group has picked up one of the biggest stakes in India's leading homegrown online retailer Flipkart,...

Tesla is building a self-driving electric truck and wants to test it in Nevada

TESLA IS BUILDING A SELF-DRIVING ELECTRIC TRUCK AND WANTS TO TEST IT IN NEVADA

Tesla is developing a long-haul, electric semi-truck that can drive itself and move in “platoons” that automatically follow a lead...

 
 
 
Dubai's Hottest Vegan Makeup Line Just Launched in the US - Here's What to Buy!

DUBAI'S HOTTEST VEGAN MAKEUP LINE JUST LAUNCHED IN THE US - HERE'S WHAT TO BUY!

Luscious Cosmetics is as enticing as it sounds. By definition, the word "luscious" means sexy and rich - and that's exactly what Dubai-based...

8 resourceful ways Elon Musk made money before he was a billionaire

8 RESOURCEFUL WAYS ELON MUSK MADE MONEY BEFORE HE WAS A BILLIONAIRE

Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Elon Musk is one of Silicon Valley's most adventurous entrepreneurs, with his two biggest companies, Tesla Motors...

 
 
 
Netlify raises $12 million to advance web development

NETLIFY RAISES $12 MILLION TO ADVANCE WEB DEVELOPMENT

Netlify, a startup that's building software tools to help drive the future of web development, announced today that it has raised $12...

Israel's Oryx Vision raises $50 million to develop new lidar for autonomous vehicles

ISRAEL'S ORYX VISION RAISES $50 MILLION TO DEVELOP NEW LIDAR FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

Israel's fast-moving autonomous vehicle ecosystem got another boost today when Oryx Vision announced it had raised $50 million for...

 
 
 
U.S. Army halts use of DJI drones due to concerns over ‘cyber vulnerabilities'

U.S. ARMY HALTS USE OF DJI DRONES DUE TO CONCERNS OVER ‘CYBER VULNERABILITIES'

The U.S. Army has ordered its members to stop using drones made by Chinese manufacturer DJI because of “cyber vulnerabilities” in the...

Softbank is ‘interested' in an Uber or Lyft investment

SOFTBANK IS ‘INTERESTED' IN AN UBER OR LYFT INVESTMENT

SoftBank Group Corp, a prolific investor in global technology startups, reported a sharp rise in quarterly profits and said it would...

 
 
 
All of the Best Looks From the 2017 Black Girls Rock Red Carpet

ALL OF THE BEST LOOKS FROM THE 2017 BLACK GIRLS ROCK RED CARPET

Black Girls Rock held its annual awards show on Saturday evening, celebrating women of color who are killing it as entrepreneurs, performers...

6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth - even if you start with nothing

6 TIPS FROM TOP ENTREPRENEURS ON TURNING REAL ESTATE INTO REAL WEALTH - EVEN IF YOU START WITH NOTHING

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate ; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial...