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Fintech startup expands to meet growing need for medical loans

LendingPoint CEO Tom Burnside is one of the company's four co-founders. | Photo submitted

July 2, 2017 - 12:55pm

VR tech thriving in surprising ways in Texas

Fuel.Tech CEO Oliver Diaz is wearing a Microsoft Hololens. Fuel.Tech develops virtual and augmented reality tools for training and management in the energy field. | Photo courtesy of Fuel.Tech.

June 22, 2017 - 10:54am

Denver startup sees VR disrupting the real estate world

For $199, Denver-based Walkthrough offers real estate agents a multimedia package to help them sell a home. | Photo courtesy of Walkthrough

June 16, 2017 - 12:48pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Paul O’Brien

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Career Path: Former computer store owner turns T-shirt giant

Josh Kent, founder and CEO of SunFrog, launched the T-shirt company three years ago with a design intended for social sharing to boost profits. | Photo courtesy of SunFrog

June 7, 2017 - 5:54pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Rob Neville

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Career Path: From grad school dropout to Hollywood acclaim

Photo courtesy of Eric Boulanger

June 6, 2017 - 1:27pm

Innovation of the Week: ARM’s new processors promises universal AI

An estimated 86 billion total chips shipped last year, according to ARM. | Photo courtesy of AAAndrey A via Wikimedia. 

June 1, 2017 - 6:22pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Scott Porter

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Gillan Taddune

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