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ERNIT - The Piggy Bank Reinvented

<b>ERNIT featured in:</b><p>ERNIT is actually not about money. The piggy bank project will be a tool to teach children about setting goals, having patience and …

Forget Self-Destructing Messages, Buzz’s New App Offers Self-Destructing Connections

Today, there are a variety of apps to choose from if you just want to privately chat with friends or even place phone calls without having to give out your real phone number – for example, Google Voice, Burner, kik, Viber, Whatsapp and others are popular choices. But these apps aren’t fully …

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Why Is Silicon Valley Pouring Millions of Dollars Into Old Clothes?

James Reinhart spent months trying to get somebody, anybody, to invest in his idea: an online clothing exchange for women and kids.<p>He would rent a …

Watch Out, VCs: Chris Farmer Plans To Massively Disrupt The Industry

For years, Chris Farmer worked as a venture partner at General Catalyst Partners, helping develop its then-nascent seed-investing program while simultaneously working on a big idea: a database that could help screen engineering talent.<p>Today, that idea forms the basis of SignalFire, a San …

These dot-com startups look just like some of today's hottest tech companies — here's what happened to them

There are surprising similarities between some of today's hottest tech companies and those dot-com predecessors.<p>Was the first generation too early? Or are today's companies heading for a similar fate?