At the end of the rainbow, you'll find a unicorn made of solid gold.

These 17 companies achieved $1B+ valuations in 2014

It is really, really difficult to create a company and grow it to the point where investors believe it is worth $1 billion or more. That milestone is so difficult to achieve, in fact, that investors call companies that do this “unicorns.”

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What social analytics isn’t telling you this holiday season

According to social media analytics, when it comes to kids, toys that imitate gadgets used by adults will be hotter than ever. Unfortunately, there’s a huge problem with these predictions.

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Send Anywhere tackles file sharing security

Following the recent spate of high profile security hacks online, confidence in being able to safely share private or confidential files via computer or mobile device seems at an all-time low. South Korea-based company Estmob may have an answer.

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Five lessons team Zula learned from launching a tech event as a young startup

Startups have a multitude of marketing channels available to them. Websites, landing pages, email messages, social media, and more are used daily to create demand, generate leads and position the business as a contender in their field.
So what happens if you take all those and add one more marketing channel by launching your own tech conference?

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Streaming games: Is a workable model in sight?

Games publishers are accustomed to selling individual games to consumers, and they’ve let that dictate pricing for streaming games. But with subscription models established by Netflix and others, will this ultimately win out in gaming too?

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What to do when a VC says no

You need to be emotionally prepared. This wasn’t my first startup, so I was braced for rejection and for not getting my way immediately. You need to expect this, and to not take it personally.

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The Internet of Things: 4 considerations for every business

Businesses that don’t embrace the fast-paced Internet of Things opportunity will struggle to survive as competitors will continue to disrupt the market by tapping into the vast potential of this new paradigm.

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Why more small businesses are choosing cloud phone systems

For small companies, the initial price tag of traditional communication systems can be daunting. That’s why many are turning to cloud VoIP PBX as a scalable, flexible, cost-effective alternative.