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World Leaders Predict Next Hot Sector

When it comes to spotting the most impactful technologies early on, you might think that professional venture capitalists take top honors… But recently, a non-profit tucked away in Switzerland has been giving venture funds a run for their money. Every year, this organization holds a conference in the Swiss Alps.…

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The Greatest Source of Tech Profits

Do you know where some of the most important—and most profitable—technology breakthroughs have come from? I’ll give you a hint: it’s not Silicon Valley. Historically, these breakthroughs have come from the Military. For example, during World War II, actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr created a radio-wave technology to prevent Nazi submarines…

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Easy Way to Earn High Returns with Lower Risk

Today we’ll introduce you to a special website. Sure, we often show you new “funding platforms”—the websites where you can invest in promising young companies before they become household names. But the site we’ll show you today goes even further: Not only does it feature extraordinary start-ups… it also puts its money where…

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7 VCs Predict What'll Be Big in 2015

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. This Week’s Best Reading Start-Up Sets Record for Valuation At $46 billion,…

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In This Investing Battle, You're The Winner

With school out for summer, the trash-talking playground bullies have gone quiet. But in the halls of early-stage investing, the zingers continue to fly. The season’s most riveting grudge match? The Old-School Venture Capitalists versus The New-School Equity Crowdfunders! Today we’ll take a quick look at each side’s insults – and reveal…

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