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“Grexit” = Worst Name Ever
Two months ago, Niraj Ranjan Rout and Nitesh Nandy started seeing the name of their start-up everywhere: on Twitter, on Facebook, even on TV. Sounds like a dream come true, right? Wrong. Click here to see why.
Three Weird Start-up Sectors
Professional venture capitalist Tom Tunguz reveals the surprising start-up sectors that are receiving the most funding. Sure, bitcoin’s on the list… but space travel?
Fake Alert: Twitter’s $31 Billion Acquisition
A “Bloomberg” website claimed that Twitter was the target of a major acquisition. Should the incorrect spelling of CEO Dick “Costello” have tipped readers off? This head-fake sent Twitter shares soaring. Get the story here.
Food: Venture Capital’s Latest Meal
People around the world have become suspicious of “Big Food,” a term that’s come to mean anything processed or fake. Now a group of food start-ups and venture capitalists are diving in to take advantage of this shift. Get your fill right here.
The "Little Blue Pill" for Your Portfolio
Once upon a time, there was a little blue pill. It became one of the most successful products in Pfizer’s history: after all, it’s simple to take, and it makes any man feel like a superman in the bedroom. But wouldn’t it be incredible if something similar existed for your investments? Guess what: now there is.
The Greatest Threat to Apple & Google
The former President of Firefox browser company Mozilla has raised a war chest to build a new smart-phone operating system. Could this be an Apple and Google killer?Read more about “H5OS” here.