He was sick of entering people’s contact information into his phone over and over. So he did the unthinkable– he made an app that lets all smartphones swap pictures, data, and money, with a simple tap of the device. On Monday, Google bought his company for $40 million. It’s the story of Bump.
These handlebars will turn any bicycle into a bluetooth-capable, self-illuminating, not-so-simple simple machine. How three friends used Kickstarter to make any bike a smart bike.
Some people love staying in hotels. Some people prefer crashing on couches. Airbnb provides an experience that’s somewhere between the two. Learn how three San Francisco entrepreneurs went from renting out their apartment to being one of the biggest names in the new “sharing economy” boom.
His first cash register was a cigar box. And from that humble beginning, he built a two billion dollar business. Learn how George Zimmer made fine men’s clothing affordable with …The Men’s Wearhouse.