Geoff Weiss, Entrepreneur

Geoff Weiss

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Recent:
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Past:
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Insider
  • seattlepi
  • Houston Chronicle

Past articles by Geoff:

Food Fight: Aretha Franklin Is Launching a Line of Comfort Cuisine to Rival Patti LaBelle's Pies

'Miss Patti gon' have to move that pie to the side,' said Franklin, who added she has never tried LaBelle's famous sweet potato pie. → Read More

Facebook Launches Periscope Challenger for iPhone Users Nationwide

The move could bolster the 100 million hours of video users already consume daily on Facebook. → Read More

Facebook May Have a Ridesharing Service in the Works

A just-published patent outlines a system that would allow users to carpool to events. → Read More

Walgreens Pumps the Brakes on Theranos Partnership Amid Problematic Lab Audit

After one of Theranos' labs was found to pose immediate jeopardy to patient safety, Walgreens has ordered that no blood tests be analyzed there. → Read More

A Small Coffee Company Just Won a Free Commercial at This Year's Super Bowl

Death Wish Coffee Company succeeds GoldieBlox as the second winner of Intuit's 'Small Business Big Game' contest. → Read More

Extreme Streaming: You Can Now Host a Periscope Broadcast Directly From Your GoPro

However, the capability is only available on iPhones and certain GoPro devices. → Read More

How to Choose the Right Crowdfunding Model for Your Business

It depends on your startup's life cycle, says crowdfunding expert Sally Outlaw. → Read More

Airbnb Deletes Listing for $200 Igloo Constructed During Winter Storm Jonas

'Unfortunately, your igloo, while very well constructed, has failed to meet our occupancy standards,' the company told the structure's creator. → Read More

Bedding With a Masculine Bent? This Founder Wants to Reinvent a Category for Men

The Tie Bar founder Greg Shugar is hoping to strike lightning twice with his latest upstart, Thread Experiment. → Read More

Report: Federal Regulators Find 'Serious Deficiencies' at Theranos' California Lab Facility

The findings could lead to Theranos' suspension from the Medicare program. → Read More

From Chihuahuas to Ninja Climbing Claws: The 5 Wackiest Items Confiscated by TSA in 2015

The Transportation Security Administration says it had a busy year in 2015. → Read More

These Are the Models That Dominate Today's Multibillion-Dollar Crowdfunding Market

Crowdfunding has been around for over 100 years, says expert Sally Outlaw, and it's here to stay. → Read More

Dan Price's Ex-Wife Stands By Domestic-Abuse Allegations in Latest Blog Post

A TEDx talk containing allegations that Kristie Colón had been abused at Price's hand was deleted by the University of Kentucky last month. → Read More

2 New Crowdfunding Pathways That Entrepreneurs Should Keep In Mind

Intrastate crowdfunding and Regulation A+ rules are changing the equity-crowdfunding landscape. → Read More

WhatsApp Scraps Subscription Fee, Announces New Communication Tools for Businesses

While the service has long vowed to remain free of third-party apps and spam, its latest pivot could pave the way for a Facebook-like monetization model. → Read More

'Nerds,' a Musical Chronicling the Ascent of Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, Is Coming to Broadway

The show features the tagline, 'Broadway opens its Gates to the nerds who can get the Jobs done right.' → Read More

Meet the $25 Standing Desk Made of Collapsible Cardboard

'We're disrupting IKEA,' said 41-year-old Canadian entrepreneur Ryan Holmes, who also founded social-media management tool Hootsuite. → Read More

Here's Why Your Failed Crowdfunding Campaign Could Be a Golden Opportunity

Repeat support can be critical, says crowdfunding expert Sally Outlaw, in terms of ginning up early momentum. → Read More

Lawmakers In These 3 U.S. States Are Considering Lowering the Legal Drinking Age to 18

The respective bills would mark an about-face from Congress' National Minimum Drinking Age Act, which set the legal limit to 21 in 1984 to decrease drunk driving. → Read More

Periscope Streams Will Now Autoplay Directly Within Twitter Timelines

The update marks a long-expected culmination of Twitter's acquisition of Periscope, and another means by which it's beefing up its content sprawl. → Read More