Peter Thiel


Quora Raises $80 Million To Stay Independent Forever

Quora Raises $80 Million To Stay Independent Forever

Quora, the popular questions and answers website, says it has the largest library of first-hand knowledge and second largest li...

Apr 9 2014, 8:20am CDT

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With

Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist best known for his early and very profitable investment in Facebook, tends to stay away from...

Feb 27 2014, 10:41pm CST

Peter Thiel:Whatsapp's Jan Koum from Welfare to $19 Billion

Peter Thiel: Whatsapp Founders Jan Koum from Welfare to $19 Billion

What’s the relationship between the technological innovation of the past few decades and the widening inequality gap in America...

Feb 21 2014, 1:31am CST

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

How old do you think someone should be for the best chance at entrepreneurial success? If you said 20, or 22, or 25, you are n...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Crowdfunding Is Not Just For Billionaires Anymore

Crowdfunding Is Not Just For Billionaires Anymore

The year was 2004 and billionaire entrepreneur Peter Thiel decided to sow $500,000 into a small but growing startup. Facebook w...

Dec 20 2013, 3:31pm CST

On Deck Gets $17M From Google Ventures

On Deck Gets $17M From Google Ventures

The Main Street lending company, On Deck announced its plans to lock $17 million in the expansion of its Series D investment fu...

May 1 2013, 8:59am CDT

Facebook Stock Falls 7% Today

Facebook Stock Falls 7% Today

Facebook Stock slides as lockup expires for some heavy early investors....

Aug 16 2012, 9:24am CDT

The Increased Number of Facebook Shares for IPO are Coming from Investors

The Increased Number of Facebook Shares for IPO are Coming from Investors

Early investors want to cash in on the IPO furor...

May 17 2012, 1:36pm CDT

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed lets startups work near Silicon Valley without Visas and green cards. Apparently over 130 startups around the world wo...

May 8 2012, 3:48am CDT