• STARTUPS
    US tech start-ups see steady rebound from three-year low

    Despite that increase in the number of deals, the total dollars raised by startups is substantially down from a year earlier. Photo: Reuters After hitting a three year-low in March, business conditions for US start-ups are steadily improving. The Bloomberg US Startups Barometer, a weekly gauge that tracks the funding flowing into private technology companies […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Low draft status will be motivation for Bills’ Peterman

    Sal Maiorana and Jeff DiVeronica talk about the upcoming NFL draft and the complications of it. (April 26, 2017) Sal Maiorana Jeff DiVeronica ORCHARD PARK – The memory never faded for Thurman Thomas, draft day in 1988 when he sat on his couch with a forlorn look on his face as team after team after […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Wheelys Low Cost Green Business Innovates Again With New Cafe on a Bike

    Wheelys, the green low cost franchise featuring a full-service coffee shop and restaurant on a bicycle, is innovating again. The company recently launched a new bike cart called the Wheelys 5 Open Source. With over 550 bicycle carts and quasi-employees, the Swedish-based franchise is quickly becoming one of the world’s fastest growing café chains and a […]

  • NEWS
    StreetShares Facilitates Low Risk Small Business Loans for Veterans

    The SEC has approved new plans for a revolutionary type of loan facilitated by both crowdfunding and traditional funds. Mark Rockefeller, CEO of StreetShares, of Reston, Virginia, feels the result should benefit small businesses owned by veterans by making financing easier to obtain. Rockefeller told Small Business Trends, “I wanted to build a company to give veteran […]

  • STARTUPS
    50 Low Tech Businesses You Can Start

    So, you have the entrepreneurial spirit but not a lot of tech know-how? Despite all of the high-tech startups that have popped up in recent years, there are still plenty of small business options out there that don’t require you to know the difference between CSS and QR codes. Below are low tech business ideas you […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    50 Low Tech Businesses You Can Start

    So, you have the entrepreneurial spirit but not a lot of tech know-how? Despite all of the high-tech startups that have popped up in recent years, there are still plenty of small business options out there that don’t require you to know the difference between CSS and QR codes. Below are low tech business ideas you […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Plastic Bottle Cutter Shows Innovative Products Can Be Low Tech

    In a world filled with 3D printers that can make pizza on command and smart-watches that can monitor daily health, it seems that low-tech gadgets can still be game-changing and innovative. Take the Plastic Bottle Cutter.  The product first appeared on Kickstarter on February 23, 2016. With no moving parts and a simple design, this handy handheld device seemed […]

  • NEWS
    Rupee closes near 2-month low of 66.77 against US greenback

    India’s 10-year bond yield closed at 7.449%—a level final visible on 27 April, in comparison with its Thursday’s near of 7.424%. photograph: Ramesh Pathania/Mint Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Friday closed close to -month low towards the usa greenback, after nearbyequity markets fell over 300 points on susceptible macroeconomic statistics. This was the 7th out […]

  • NEWS
    Gold slips on low demand, silver rebounds sharply

    Globally, gold rose via 0.seventy six% to $1,272.80 an oz in ny in Friday’s alternate. image: Priyanka Parashar/Mint New Delhi: Gold prices drifted lower with the aid of Rs.25 to Rs.30,half per 10 grams at Delhi bullionmarketplace on Saturday as call for eased from jewellers and shops at triumphing ranges whilst themetallic reinforced foreign places. […]