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Aiming high: Pot entrepreneurs look to Silicon Valley for inspiration

Marijuana startups are imitating companies like Airbnb and Dollar Shave Club as they chase anything related to the weed biz. Getting high is just an app away.

By November 20, 2015

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Meet the next tech entrepreneurs: young women

Many programs teach girls how to code. CNET's Lexy Savvides reports on the Technovation challenge that also gives them the skills to be successful app entrepreneurs.

By August 4, 2015

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Watch Snoop Dogg get very angry at Bill Gates

Technically Incorrect: The entrepreneur and rapper takes to Instagram to complain about Xbox outages. He wonders what the expletive Bill Gates is going to do about it.

By January 13, 2016

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Why Jet.com says it's got a 'smarter way' for you to shop online

The startup, run by entrepreneur Marc Lore, hopes to become a major player in e-commerce, but it will have to contend with Amazon for customers' attention.

By December 21, 2015

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See a guy in a jetpack float around the Statue of Liberty

Test pilot and entrepreneur David Mayman moves like James Bond and takes his company's JB-9 jetpack for an impressive spin out over New York Harbor.

By November 9, 2015

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Men's Wearhouse founder looks to marry tech and tuxes

After being ousted from the suit retailer, George Zimmer is re-creating himself as a tech entrepreneur. He's launched two startups this year, including tuxedo rental site Generation Tux.

By September 23, 2015

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Driving change: Ian Somerhalder says we need to 'humanize tech'

From CNET Magazine: By day, Ian Somerhalder plays a supernatural antihero on the popular TV series "The Vampire Diaries." The rest of the time, he's an activist and entrepreneur working to remind us what it means to be human.

By September 8, 2015

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New venture fund to offer ownership stakes to tech entrepreneurs

Looking to shake up a stodgy business, a former Yahoo deal-maker turned seed investor plans to offer partnership stakes to entrepreneurs funded by his new company.

By July 10, 2014

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Reading Rainbow knows happily ever after

From CNET Magazine: Actor and entrepreneur LeVar Burton, host of the beloved "Reading Rainbow" TV show-turned-iPad app, is putting interactive books and video field trips on more devices than ever -- thanks to readers like you. It's quite a story.

By July 22, 2015

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Jawsdropper: Mark Cuban to play president in 'Sharknado 3'

Technically Incorrect: From "Shark Tank" to "Sharknado" is but one fin-flap for the tech entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner. His co-star is Republican commentator Anne Coulter.

By March 2, 2015