Tesla Motors and Panasonic have signed a deal to build a massive U.S. battery plant to help turn Elon Musk’s electric car into a mass-market product. Which state will be home to the Gigafactory is a mystery Musk has yet to resolve. Is he enjoying the drama? Read more »
R aleigh entrepreneur Sebastian Bunster is betting that ACC fans want their own version of NFL Game Rewind.
Bunster, founder of Review Game Film, never hit the turf personally. But the numbers behind the game? They’ve fueled an interest that stayed with him long after graduating from Florida State University.
“I’ve always been into the analysis,” he says, adding that the TV level analysis ...45 minutes ago
A new incubator is on the scene in Los Angeles. Software developer Originate; law firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips; and talent agency ICM Partners have joined forces to create O Labs, an independent entity that will create, grow and operate media and tech startups.
“We’re combining the talents of three trusted organizations on one team,” said Matthew Pierce, who will lead the joint venture as ...46 minutes ago
W e’ve all heard the story of Nick D’Aloisio, the wunderkind behind the Summly news app who sold his creation to Yahoo for $30 million in 2013 at the age of 17.
Since the K auffman Foundation says the average age of an entrepreneur is 39, he’s certainly an outlier. But he’s not the only teen entrepreneur who has made millions of dollars before they were of legal drinking age in the United ...2 hours ago
T he stories, deals, moves and more from the upstart economy that made us take notice in July.
Y esterday we reported that Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne would soon be accepting bitcoin for international transactions, a move that could go a long way toward destroying the financial borders between nations.
It turns out though, that is just the beginning of his master plan, which thanks to a Wired report, we now know includes going after the stock market itself by creating securities beyond ...2 hours ago
A look at the hottest deals, business moves and upstart entrepreneurs for July 31 from around the country, as reported by The Business Journals and other local business publications.
Austin…Vista Equity Partners raises$88 million tied to its purchase of North Carolina-based data analytics company AGDATA.
New York…Marc Lore, founder of Quidsi (better known as the parent ...2 hours ago
T he story goes that Sin came to the earth when Adam and Eve ate from an apple. So it’s only fitting, that the man behind the 1989 song Sin from the triple platinum album, "Pretty Hate Machine", is now reportedly joining Apple.
According to a 9 to 5 report, Trent Reznor, who already held the title of chief creative officer at Beats Music, but whose future was uncertain when the company was ...3 hours ago
Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, the world's richest man, says its time to shorten the work week to three days. What would be your ideal workweek?
|5%||5-day workweeks work just fine|
|74%||4-day workweeks. 3-day weekends|
|16%||3 days sounds about right|
|0%||2 or fewer|
|5%||If I were Carlos Slim, I would never work|
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