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George Hotz Is Taking on Tesla by Himself

The First Person to Hack the iPhone Built a Self-Driving Car. In His Garage<p>George Hotz is taking on Google and Tesla by himself.<p>By Ashlee Vance | …

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17 cartoons that perfectly describe life in Silicon Valley

Liz Fosslien, a freelance designer who previously worked at Genius, runs a cartoon blog that pokes fun at Silicon Valley's culture.<p>"The industry/culture can be very magical but also slightly absurd. It's entertaining to take that absurdity to an extreme in comic form," Fosslien tells us. "I work in …

Silicon Valley

A manned mission to Mars is estimated to cost about 50 billion dollars. That seems like a stretch until you realize the US is now spending about 530 billion yearly on military expenditures. Who would vote on military budget cuts to fund a mission to Mars?

Even if you are the biggest proponent of a military industrial complex, would you object to a 1% cut over 10 years?

Military-Industrial Complex

How to Start a Successful Blog in 2017

By Joshua Fields Millburn · Follow: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+Follow the step-by-step instructions to learn how you can begin starting a …

Web Design

Work Hard, Live Well

Amazon isn’t the only company burning out their employees with unsustainable expectations. Let’s break the cycle.<p><b>Update</b>: Want to achieve better …

New York Times

Don't downvote "stupid" or naive posts and comments: You're basically telling kids and other people trying to learn something about space to Shut Up and Go Away.

Space is a fascinating, wonder-inspiring subject that draws the attention of all sorts of people, and especially children. As such, any discussion …


What makes things funny | Peter McGraw | TEDxBoulder


My First App

Thanks To 3 Years of Reading Stuff on the Internet<p>This weekend, I started building my first iOS app. This was a monumental moment for me because the …

Billion-dollar startups everywhere — but no billion-dollar entrepreneurs (yet)

Over the weekend Heidi Roizen wrote a post that was extensively shared across the tech industry: “How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch — and Walk Away with Nothing.” Go read it right now if you haven’t already, it’s well worth your time; I can wait for a moment… will make an espresso in the meantime.<p>…

How Vizio conquered TV

FORTUNE — Last month TV maker Vizio began selling its Cinemawide TV, which features an ultra-wide 58-inch screen that is designed for viewing movies …

From 0 To $1 Billion In Two Years: Instagram’s Rose-Tinted Ride To Glory

Even now, it’s still shocking how the remarkably low distribution costs of the web can change a founder’s fate overnight. Many startups are duds, and most grow at a clip that’s just not fast enough to justify an interesting valuation.<p>But once in awhile, a company comes along and just nails it. The …

Fight Overthinking, That Destroyer of Decision Making

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When making decisions under pressure, many professionals are plagued with a fear of making the wrong choice, selecting an option that could lead to business failure. This fear of failure, in itself, is not a bad thing.<p>In our new book <i>What</i> …

Sports Science

Keurig accidentally created the perfect business model for hardware startups

It’s no secret that investors don’t like hardware businesses. Despite the eternal frustration of startup founders, investor distaste in physical …

Business Strategy

Adopting The Lean Startup Approach

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Most startups fail to take off. The traditional method of starting a business has been to come up with a business plan, get investors to back it, …

Lean Startups

How 10 Startups Exploded Using Creative Marketing

<i>“Marketing has always been about the same thing—who your customers are and where they are.” – Noah Kagan</i><p>In today’s startup game, traditional …

Extreme Sports

4 Inspiring Must-Watch TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

Listening to advice from these four experts will be the best time you spend this week.<p>Have you been to Boston lately?<p>I'm not sure if you've heard, but my very own stomping grounds have become one of the most innovative cities in America!<p>I'm fortunate to live in this place where the start-up …


Fundable Startup Ideas That Matter

If there is any mystery in what kind of startup ideas are fundable, the good news is there are quite a few ideas that clearly are. Why don’t people …

Human Genome Project

First-time Founder’s Guide to Term Sheets (Part 3)

<i>Andrej Kiska is an Associate at Credo Ventures.</i><p>If you haven’t read the first part on equity term sheets, I strongly recommend doing so before moving on. For a general introduction to term sheets and the trade-off between high valuation and complex investment structure, please refer to the …

First-time Founder's Guide to Term Sheets (Part 1)

<i>Andrej Kiska is an Associate at Credo Ventures.</i><p>In the past five years, seed-stage investing has experienced a boom. In North America, seed funds now represent 67 percent of all VC funds, up from 33 percent in 2008.<p>The CEE region is no different: according to European Private Equity and Venture …

Venture Capital

Snapchat CEO's Leaked Emails Tell The Truth About Tech Startups That Don't Make Money

It does not matter if your tech startup doesn't make money. It is more important that your product is effective, useful, and popular with users. Once you have built a large audience for your product, you can figure out how to make money later. Revenues today do not matter.<p>In turn, the public often …

Evan Spiegel