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Magazine names hacker Limor Fried 'Entrepreneur of the Year'

Entrepreneur Magazine has awarded the lofty title to hardware hacker Limor "Ladyada" Fried. It's significant for her -- and proof that open source is big business.

By December 17, 2012

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Steve Case: America must 'double down on entrepreneurs' (Q&A)

The AOL co-founder is on a mission to keep skilled entrepreneurs in the United States and to help fuel startups in cities far from Silicon Valley.

By November 15, 2012

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Peter Thiel funds next round of under-20 entrepreneurs

The latest group of "20 Under 20" Thiel Fellows includes a junior at Harvard who's leaving to work on education software. Other projects: a desktop fabricator for electronics and a telepresence device.

By May 9, 2013

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Entrepreneur sees tech startup potential in Arab world

Progress in Technology Middle East seeks to foster Silicon Valley connections for Mideast startups, including one that turns Muslim prayer into an app.

By August 21, 2012

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Meet the tireless entrepreneur who squatted at AOL

For two months last fall, Eric Simons secretly took up residence inside the Internet giant's Palo Alto, Calif., campus, eating free food, enjoying gym access, and building a startup in the process.

By May 24, 2012

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LinkedIn finds common threads for entrepreneurs

Analyzing the public profiles of startup founders, the social network has compiled a list of schools, industries, and other factors that many of them have in common.

By September 2, 2011

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Minority entrepreneurs set up own Valley incubator

A group of black entrepreneurs aims to turn around stats showing how underrepresented minorities are in tech through its New Media accelerator program.

By August 9, 2011

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Hitting the road for SXSW with geek entrepreneurs

The Startup Bus is taking 150 "buspreneurs" from five cities to South by Southwest Interactive. CNET's Daniel Terdiman will be along for the ride as they compete in teams en route to create the best app.

By March 8, 2011

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Red Hat's Szulik named entrepreneur of the year

Matthew Szulik is Ernst & Young's 2008 Entrepreneur of the Year, a distinction he has earned.

By November 17, 2008

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At $72B, Bill Gates is richest American for 20th straight year

And as usual, Forbes' latest list of the wealthiest 400 Americans includes a tech industry who's who, from Ellison to Zuckerberg to Musk.

By September 16, 2013