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This ballsy new company plans to take on Under Armour, Nike

by Jensen Werley UFM

John Polidan has a bucket list, and one of the things he wanted to cross off the most was starting his own company from scratch.

But not just any product would do, and Polidan spent about nine months looking for a brand that had some “meat and potatoes.”

He found that in Underwear For Men, a specially designed underwear that includes a drawstring to lift and support portions of the male  ...

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Media

Google starts excising Google+ from its other services

by Gina Hall GOOGLE EARNINGS

Google is finally coming to terms with the idea that users simply don’t care about Google+.

The Mountain View-based company said on Monday that it was starting to separate Google+ profiles from its Google accounts.

“While we got certain things right, we made a few choices that, in hindsight, we’ve needed to rethink,” Bradley Horowitz, Google’s vice president of streams, photos and  ...

1 hour ago
Advice

4 steps for exiting your business on your terms

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If failing to plan is planning to fail, you have already missed an opportunity to successfully exit from your business if you have not started to plan.

Failing to plan your exit years in advance compromises your ability to leave your business when and how you want.

Don't be remembered for falling short of your goal of accomplishing your personal and professional goals while building a successful  ...

16 hours ago
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How to score a meeting with top investors

by Young Entrepreneur Council Email

Fundraising is a team effort, so it’s important that you work with the right lead investor. Together, you can effectively build your dream team of investors. You should focus on working with investors who have extensive networks and knowledge in your startup’s market. Focus on crafting the ideal roster with precision and clarity. Below you’ll learn how to set up meetings with clear  ...

17 hours ago
Startups

Tech company takes off by testing others' code

by Allison Fazio Michael Hackett LogiGear

LogiGear has being riding the wave of Silicon Valley’s growth for twenty years, and the recent tech boom has been good to the company. The global software development and testing company based in Foster City and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, serves as an outside source of quality assurance for Fortune 500 companies and startups alike.

The company grew revenue from $7.8 million in 2010 to  ...

17 hours ago
Startups

Startup: Hiring data scientists is hard but there's a 'tremendous talent pool in Seattle'

by Emily Parkhurst TylerDavidson

There's a small mobile advertising data company wedged between Brooks Running and Tableau Software in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood, and the founders are looking to grow.

"Data scientists are hard to find," said PushSpring co-founder Tyler Davidson, "but we’re lucky in Seattle but there’s huge pool of talent here."

The startup, which Davidson founded with two other mobile industry veterans  ...

18 hours ago
Technology

Android flaw could leave users open to attack via text message

by Gina Hall Android Logo

Android’s “Stagefright” code is vulnerable to hackers sending malware to any user via text message, leaving Android users exposed to an attack, according to a new report out from Zimperium’s zLabs.

“If ‘Heartbleed’ from the PC era sends chill down your spine, this is much worse,” said the authors of the report.

Researcher Joshua Drake, vice president of platform research and  ...

19 hours ago
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