For many angel investors, Etsy will always be the one that got away. In 2006, when the online marketplace was just a year old, Flickr co-founder Caterina Fake took part in a $1 million Series A investment in Etsy. Getting other VCs to back the ... Inc.com, 1 month ago
Flickr co-founder Caterina Fake on why VCs missed out early on Etsy - Business Insider, 1 month ago
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When Marissa Mayer became Yahoo's CEO in 2012, she was greeted with from one of the company's most loved — and neglected — properties. "Dear Marissa Mayer," began the website created by entrepreneur Sean Bonner. "Please make Flickr awesome ...The Verge, 2 weeks ago
Robert Herjavec knows what it's like to build from the ground up. Born in Croatia, he and his family immigrated to Canada when he was a young boy, with little money or grasp of English. Always ambitious, he persevered; working as a waiter and ...Entrepreneur.com, 1 day ago
By Elizabeth White Article Rating: May 20, 2015 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,555 Why Developer Experience Matters Why does developer experience matters, what makes for a great developer experience and what is the relationship between ...Symbian Developer's Journal, 2 days ago Why Developer Experience Matters SAP Developer's Journal, 1 week ago
Presenting tips and case studies about innovation, management, leadership, growth, technology and investment. Read on... Books are a terrific source of inspiration, a distillation of years of wisdom, a constant friend, a flight of the imagination, and also a guide to action. Reading is an important habit of leaders and innovators, and one of the most important gifts parents and teachers can give to the young. In this list, we focus on a different kind of book: inspiring biographies of ...Rediff.com, 3 days ago
Former Vice President Al Gore finally got credit for the pivotal role he played in the development of the internet. At Monday night's 9th Annual Webby Awards in New York City, Gore was greeted with a standing ovation by more than 550 industry ...CreativePro.com, 3 weeks ago
Cloudera, the start-up that going to commercialize Hadoop, the Google-inspired, Apache-fostered open source software that powers the data processing engines behind some of the biggest and most popular web sites - sites like Yahoo, Facebook, Amazon ...Red Hat Developer's Journal, 3 weeks ago
SlackSlack CEO Stewart Butterfield, 42, is a Canadian who still lives part of the year in Vancouver. He holds a master's degree in Philosophy. Butterfield says his background in gaming helped him create the immersive experience of Slack. In 2004 ...Business Insider, 4 weeks ago
Patrick Collison When asked about the future of Internet commerce, Patrick Collison, the 26-year-old CEO and co-founder of 4-year-old mobile payments startup Stripe, referenced a quote from the man responsible for coining the word "cyberspace," the ...Entrepreneur.com, 1 month ago
Starting a new business can feel like a roll of the dice. Most small-business owners, even many whose ventures have failed, will tell you the potential rewards are worth the risk — but cautionary tales abound. No matter the preparation that goes ...Entrepreneur.com, 1 month ago
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