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Shubham Banerjee shows his printing device to CBS News' John Blackstone (CBS News)

San Jose 8th Grader Becomes Youngest Ever To Get VC Funding After Developing Braille Printer

In a room full of entrepreneurs and investors, 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee, may seem out of place.

11/06/2014

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Makeup Guru Michelle Phan Reveals Secrets Behind YouTube Empire

She’s the makeup guru of the YouTube generation known for creating faces like Taylor Swift, Angelina Jolie and even Barbie.

10/28/2014

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SF Company To Launch First Shared Car-Lease Program

While startup companies have made shared rides a thing, a new San Francisco company wants to see if they can make shared car leases the next thing in shared mobility.

07/04/2013

Tim Draper speaks at the Inaugural Palo Alto International Film Festival on September 30, 2011 in Palo Alto, California. (Max Morse/Getty Images)

Venture Capitalist Gets Green Light For San Mateo Entrepreneur School

A new type of school, for would-be entrepreneurs, is coming to downtown San Mateo. The City Council late Monday night approved a plan to open Draper University for Heroes.

02/05/2013

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Tech Report: Kickstarter Investor Beware

Thousands of entrepreneur’s have raised $274 million from the public through the website Kickstarter, but not all the ideas have turned out to be successful and sometimes not everyone delivers on the investments.

08/24/2012

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Non-Profit Helps Oakland Small Businesses Expand

Some of Oakland’s smallest businesses have navigated the permit process and secured loans to expand with the help of a non-profit that teaches budding entrepreneurs how to grow an idea.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/17/2011

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