Lucy Phillips

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Nintendo's original 'Pokemon' games are returning in a huge way after 20 years

Nintendo released two versions for Game Boy in the 1990s, so my brother and I split the pair: He got "Pokemon Red Version," and I got "Pokemon Blue Version."<p>Those games were incredibly addictive. We'd play them constantly in the car, at night, and on family vacations. I was so eager to capture and …

Learn The Growth Strategy That Helped Airbnb And Dropbox Build Billion-Dollar Businesses

About a year ago, Dropbox closed a round of funding that made the company worth $10 billion dollars. Late last year, Airbnb was valued at $13 billion. How did these billion dollar companies reach this huge milestone? How did they achieve – and sustain – such amazing growth? The answer can be summed …

Marketing

Payment Processor Stripe Goes Live With Bitcoin Integration

Stripe has launched its bitcoin payments integration following nearly a year of testing.<p>With the launch, Stripe is now allowing any merchant in its …

Hedge funds short shares of London property stars

Shares in some of the UK's leading property names fell today as it emerged hedge funds have been taking out short positions against the London …

Ed Davey writes … Warmer, cheaper, greener homes for people in rented properties

Today marks a landmark achievement for Lib Dems in government. Up to 1 million tenants renting energy inefficient leaky homes will be able to benefit …

8 of the Best Budget Apps for iPad

Sometimes budgeting is a lot easier when you can take it on the road…or at least over to the touch. Here are some of the best budget apps for iPad …

Porch.com Raises $65M Series B Round As It Prepares To Take Its Service Nationwide

Porch.com, the Seattle-based startup that uses a data-driven approach to help homeowners find local professionals for all of their home improvement and repair needs, today announced that it has raised a $65 million Series B round. The round was led by Valor Equity Partners, a firm that has also …

Venture Capital

The Most Creative 404 Error Pages On The Web

But not always. Some companies use their 404 pages to have a bit of fun.<p>We browsed through the blog FourZeroFour to round up some of the best 404 pages on the web.

Paul Graham's Startup Survival Rules

When things get difficult, sometimes you have to whip out the old <b>survival guide</b> to make sure your startup gets through a challenging phase in your …