Former Microsoft Exec Hardeep Walia and his company Motif Investing just launched an investment platform where you can trade stocks by theme rather than industry. So you can invest in “women” or “water shortage” – and although that sounds like some illegal trafficking, it’s not – read the details at the link.
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Clothes horse- help for online clothing purchases Name: Clothes Horse Quick Pitch: An embeddable widget that helps shoppers pick the right clothing size. Genius Idea: Bolsters shopper confidence, driving an increase in sales.
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While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission.
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