The Department of Commerce has determined that Pioneer Natural Resources and Enterprise Products Partners could start exporting condensate, an ultralight type of crude
The $3.5 billion merger highlights how little has changed in the stubbornly old-fashioned way we buy and sell houses
The Supreme Court has seemed hesitant to hear a gun-rights case for the past four years, but that spell looks likely to end.
OKCupid does all sorts of interesting research on its users—just like Facebook
“Procrastination and inattention” cause homeowners to leave money on the table, says a prize-winning academic research paper
Remember when Wolf Blitzer talked to Jessica Yellin’s hologram in 2008? HologramUSA envisions so much more
A lot more workers, especially in high-earning professions, are overworking than they used to -- and most are men.
Why don't we give young people tools to decide if they're better suited to a trade than to higher education?
AirSign, the skywriting company behind a recent Comic-Con campaign, sees an opportunity in airborne social media
Founders: Dennis C. Bottorff, Toby S. Wilt, Greg Daily, James S. Turner, Julie D. Frist, Earl Bentz, Claire W. Tucker
Investment over the last four quarters: $25 million (from a private equity investor)
CapStar, a 47-employee bank founded in Nashville in July, raised an initial $25 million from private equity investor Corsair Capital and an additional $62.5 million in common stock. The bank, which claims to be the highest capitalized startup bank in Tennessee history, focuses on small and midsize businesses, commercial real estate, and personal banking. It estimates bringing in $1.2 million in revenues in 2008.
Key to startup success: "There are three primary decisions that were made that we believe will make CapStar successful: a well thought out business strategy; a large capital raise that enables us to focus on long-term growth; [and] selection of an experienced board of directors and management team."