Posted on Sunday, Mar 23rd 2014
This interesting Rolling Stone interview with Bill Gates covers his views on everything from the WhatsApp acquisition and innovation in the tech industry to eradicating poverty and disease. For this week’s posts, click on the paragraph links.
Care.com’s Recent IPO
Nimble Storage Delivers a Successful IPO
Castlight Health Vaults with a High Value IPO
Rovio Cancels IPO Plans
Adobe’s Subscription Service Delivers
Bootstrapping a $7 Million Company in Houston: Gaurav Khandelwal, CEO of ChaiOne
Serial Entrepreneur, Self-Financing to $50 Million: GoGrid CEO, John Keagy
Thought Leaders in Online Education: Sher Downing, Executive Director of Online Academic Services at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University
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