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Elio Motors Had All Of $7,155 Left In The Bank Late Last Year

Elio Motors recently emerged from a months-long period of silence with ostensibly promising news of a $2.5 million investment from Overstock.com, a website that surprisingly still exists. Only now we know just how badly Elio needed it. By the end of 2017, Elio didn’t even have enough cash on hand to buy one of its […]

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I’m Brit Morin, Founder of Brit + Co, and This Is How I Parent

Brit Morin is the founder and CEO Brit + Co, a lifestyle site that’s packed with tips and ideas for everything from hosting a royal wedding viewing party to cleaning a mattress. Through her brand, which reaches over 175 million every month, she wants women to know that they can do it all themselves, and […]

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“Bodega” Represents What’s Wrong With Tech Funding, but It Won’t Kill Your Actual Bodega

The founders of Bodega, the new vending machine startup that wants to replace convenience stores, probably didn’t expect the internet to immediately and vociferously hate them. But they should have. The headline of their launch-day article in Fast Company—“Two Ex-Googlers Want To Make Bodegas And Mom-And-Pop Corner…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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I’m Baiju Bhatt, Robinhood CEO, and This Is How I Work

Together with Vlad Tenev, second-generation American Baiju Bhatt founded the stock brokerage service Robinhood, which lets users trade public stocks from their mobile devices without paying a commission or maintaining a minimum balance. Their app has over 2 million users. Baiju started Robinhood, his third company…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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