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Mark Collins, left, and Jason Giddings agreed to a $3 million investment on a glacier in the Swiss Alps.

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Mark Collins, left, and Jason Giddings agreed to a $3 million investment on a glacier in the Swiss Alps.

After Raising Money on Kickstarter, Side Project Lands Another $3 Million

(Updates to add comment from Kickstarter in last graph.) When Jason Giddings posted his idea on Kickstarter in November to build a glass keyboard and mouse controlled by multi-touch gestures similar to the iPad, he didn’t even have a name for it. The...

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Over the next five years, Jonathan Kaplan expects to have 100 buses selling The Melt's grilled cheese sandwiches.

Photograph courtesy of The Melt

Over the next five years, Jonathan Kaplan expects to have 100 buses selling The Melt's grilled cheese sandwiches.

The Melt Puts Its Grilled Cheese Sandwich Shops on Wheels

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Jonathan Kaplan caused some head-scratching in the tech world last year when the creator of Flip Video announced his next venture would be grilled cheese sandwiches. Fifteen months and five San Francisco Bay Area stores later, Kaplan...

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