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The Best Way to Split The Equity Pie in Your Startup

<b>The Best Way to Split The Equity Pie in Your Startup</b><p>So you’ve started a company with a few others and are excited about the limitless possibilities …

Venture Capital

5 Tools That Will Personalize Our Ecommerce Experience in 2016

Our Ecommerce experience could be either dull or facsinating. These tools are trying to bridge the gap.<p>Despite the convenience of ecommerce, the industry is not exactly renowned for its excitement.<p>More or less, ecommerce generally serves as a means to an end: your customers need a product, they …

eCommerce

Here’s what Facebook knows about you based on your ‘likes’

Probably more than you'd expect.<p>Michal Kosinski, an assistant professor in organizational behavior at Stanford's Graduate School of Business, set out to find out what Facebook could determine about an individual's personality and demographic information based only on their "likes."<p>So Kosinski …

The 14 fastest unicorns to reach $1 billion

And some of them manage to do it faster than others.<p>These are the companies that got to a $1 billion valuation faster than anyone else, based on data from research firm Pitchbook.

I will design 3 MODERN LOGO Concepts for $5

<b>Modern Design</b> 3 <b>LOGOS for $5</b><p>I am a Professional Graphics designing expert having good experience of 3.5 years in Graphics & Logo designing.<p><b>In $5 you</b> …

Graphic Design

The personalized customer experience: 3 ways to get started

Market fragmentation is one of the biggest challenges that consumer packaged goods (CPG) leaders face today. In the past, brands have concentrated …

11 books to read before pitching your startup

Attendees at Business Insider's Startup conference in 2012.Michael Seto<p>When seeking out your first round of venture funding, preparation is key.<p>And what better way to prepare than by hitting the books?<p>We've asked around the Business Insider newsroom and scoured the Web, collecting 11 books that …

Design Basics of a Winning Website [Infographic]

Is your website stuck in the past or in need an update? Here's a look at some basics of a winning website, according to an Add People infographic.<p>A …

Marketing

Marketing Startup Influitive Raises $30.5M

Influitive, a Toronto-based company focused on advocate marketing, announced this morning that it has raised $30.5 million in Series B funding.<p>Advocate marketing means turning customers into advocates for your company, encouraging them to make positive reviews and referrals.<p>[related_articles In …

Marketing

The 38 coolest startups in Silicon Valley

But which are the coolest?<p>Pulled from our recently published Silicon Valley 100 list, meet the coolest startups in Silicon Valley.<p>All the companies on this list are private tech companies that have raised venture-capital funding.

10 tips on how to write abandoned cart emails

<b>But people always leave</b><p>Yes, customers will abandon your shopping cart no matter how many mouthwatering offers you roll out.<p>The good news is that all …

AdMobilize unveils its newest real-world analytics so advertisers can ‘pay-per-face’

Advertisers, get ready for “pay-per-face” and “pay-per-look” rates.<p>Those terms have been trademarked by Miami-based AdMobilize, which expands its presence today in the emerging market of “Google Analytics for the real world.”<p>The company is releasing version 2.0 of its AdBeacon device and …

Here's how Mark Zuckerberg keeps Facebook's investors in check

Facebook (fb) CEO Mark Zuckerberg cites Facebook’s dual-class stock structure as one way he retains control over his company. As a result, Zuckerberg …

Fortune.com

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Nokia Evaluating Hardware Partners for 2016 Reentry Into Phone Business

But even as it plots a 2016 return to the phone business, the company is willing to delay or jettison the effort if a suitable partner cannot be found.<p>Nokia is in the process of considering which hardware makers might prove worthy of licensing its name and phone designs as it seeks to reenter the …

Mobile

The birth of a psychopath

<b>(CNN) —</b> After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"<p>If the criminal is a psychopath, the answer is very simple. They don't feel empathy or guilt. So instead of asking, "How could they do this horrible thing?" the more pertinent …

Psychology

Ex-Googlers Raise $6M For Connectifier, An AI Approach To Recruitment Search

Sites like LinkedIn and Monster.com have become online mainstays both for people looking for jobs and also companies looking to find the right people to fill a role. Now a new startup hopes to turn the recruitment process on its head through artificial intelligence and powerful search software that …

Is Jack Ma's Alibaba Pictures Really Worth $10 Billion?

Only 12 months after it began operations, and before the company has made even a single movie, Alibaba Pictures Group has seen the value of its publicly traded shares climb more than seven-fold to reach a $9.6 billion market cap on the Hong Kong stock exchange.<p>The company is the majority-owned film …

If you want Ratan Tata to invest in your start-up, just ask him! Your wish might just get answered!

Ratan Tata’s investment in fashion portal for women's wear- Kaaryah- has highlighted how business tycoons are showing keen interest in start-ups and …

Deep learning startup Nervana raises $20.5M

Nervana Systems, one startup building artificial intelligence systems that companies can use to make their applications smarter, announced today a $20.5 million round of funding.<p>The startup specializes in a type of AI called deep learning, which involves feeding lots of data to artificial neural …

Google is developing tech that counts calories from your food pics

Google showed off its new photo storage service at I/O last week with features including unlimited backup and searching for images by keywords, but the company has another image-related technology in development. Google can already recognize images of food when you search your photo library, but …

The Rule of 50: How to quantify organizational success

There is a business principle that many growth companies in the tech sector are using to create higher company valuations and strengthen company performance. The concept is known as the Rule of 50.<p>Stated simply, the Rule of 50 is governed by the principle that if the percentage of annual revenue …

U.S. Army

Mobile Optimization Startup Taplytics Has Raised $2.4M In Seed Funding

Y Combinator-incubated Taplytics is announcing that it has raised $2.4 million in seed funding.<p>The startup launched last year as an A/B testing service for mobile apps, and since then it’s added features around mobile analytics and push notifications. CEO Aaron Glazer said the additions are turning …

Startups

Personalization as a Service: new revenue stream for IBM Watson?

IBM Watson has come a long way since Jeopardy. After finding applications in health care and finance, IBM continues to explore new revenue streams for its artificial intelligence service.<p>Today, IBM is tapping Watson to help deliver highly personalized travel and retail shopping …

Deep Learning vs Machine Learning vs Pattern Recognition

Lets take a close look at three related terms (Deep Learning vs Machine Learning vs Pattern Recognition), and see how they relate to some of the …

Here's One Thing All the Billion-Dollar Unicorns Have in Common

Do you believe in magic? How about something better: The liquidation preference.<p>They’re called unicorns — young companies valued at $1 billion or more — because at one point they were rare. Now, they’re much less so.<p>In the last two weeks the sector has seen several land large investments: Zenefits …

Venture Capital

Snapchat is quietly building a research team to do deep learning on images, videos

Snapchat, that well-funded Los Angeles startup providing a popular ephemeral-mobile-messaging app, has been slowly developing a research arm to run sophisticated algorithms on user data like images and videos, VentureBeat has learned.<p>Snapchat is especially interested in a trendy type of artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Small Biz Ahead

Allie Johnson<p>If you're a hands-on small business owner, it's crucial to plan for a day when a crisis — a sudden illness, family emergency, or travel …

​Top 5 Big Data Startup Success Stories

Big data is the fuel driving most of the data driven businesses today by accelerating growth, informing strategy and improving the operational …

How we got our first 5 million users … with no marketing budget

We didn’t have the money. So we got creative.<p>Chances are if you’ve just started a tech company, you won’t be in business for long. As many as 90% of …

Marketing