Big businesses searching for inspiration, innovation, and startup verve are finding a surprising new source: the entrepreneurs whose startups they buy. Meet the owners who got bought out--but didn't sell out.
There's a race on to map out the augmented reality universe, and Ambarish Mitra means to win it. Can his audacious startup, Blippar, stay ahead of Facebook and Google?
In spite of the turmoil across the E.U. and the U.K., the mood among European startups remains relatively upbeat.