Tianyi Joe Zhu, Entrepreneur and Startup Advocate

The Startup Magazine

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (PRWEB) JULY 12, 2017. He got his start in entrepreneurship when he was in college, where he attended the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.

Snapchat Sued Under Illinois Biometric Information Usage Law

Inc Startups

The social media company is being sued for allegedly violating a law in the mid-Western state that requires companies to get written consent from users before collecting biometric information

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The Hidden Advantages of Having (or Being) a Bad Boss

Inc Startups

Workers leave good bosses and bad bosses in equal measure, according to a new study from the University of Illinois

Cards Against Humanity Donated $70,000 to Help Legalize Recreational Marijuana in Illinois

Inc Startups

The profane party card game company is donating money to the Marijuana Policy Project to help support the adult-use legalization effort in its home state. Legal Issues

How a Single Social Media Blunder Cost a University $2 Million

Inc Startups

A single social media incident cost the University of Illinois $2 million. Here is what happened, and how you can protect yourself from similar problems

Illinois company wants to buy FairPoint for $1.5B

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

An Illinois-based broadband and business communications company has entered into an agreement to buy FairPoint Communications in a transaction worth $1.5 billion

North Carolina Central defeats Eastern Illinois 57-52

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jeremiah Ingram had 13 points and nine rebounds and North Carolina Central held off Eastern Illinois 57-52 on Tuesday

Butterball to close 600-employee Illinois meatpacking plant

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHICAGO (AP) — Turkey processor Butterball has announced it will shut its meatpacking plant west of Chicago, resulting in the loss of about 600 full-time jobs

How to act when stopped by police? Illinois has some tips

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Most bills don't legislate what that behavior should be, but Illinois' 2017 "Rules of the Road" handbook published last month offers RALEIGH — Lawmakers in several states want to require driver's education courses to teach motorists about proper traffic-stop behavior.

Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Elon beats Illinois-Chicago 91-80 behind Swoope, Dawkins

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Dainan Swoope scored a career-high 26 points, Brian Dawkins added a career-best 19 points and made all three of this 3-pointers and Elon beat Illinois-Chicago 91-80 in Wednesday's opener of the NIU Thanksgiving Classic DEKALB, Ill. (AP)

Finke, Nunn lead Illinois past Western Carolina, 80-68

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Kendrick Nunn scored 27 points and Michael Finke added 24 to help Illinois survive Western Carolina Saturday, 80-68 CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)

North Carolina Central tops Eastern Illinois 65-40

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Dante Holmes led four North Carolina Central players in double figures with 14 points and the Eagles beat Eastern Illinois 65-40 on Friday in the third round of the Emerald Coas NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP)

$500K in jewelry stolen from artisan at Illinois arts show

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLES, Ill. (AP) AP) — A search is on for $500,000 in jewelry stolen from a traveling artisan attending a suburban Chicago arts show

Illinois looks for 3-0 start in visit to North Carolina

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Few teams could understand the uncertainty going through the Illinois locker room once the school fired coach Tim Beckman a week before the season CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP)

A.J. Fike wins ARCA Racing Series event in Illinois

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Fike raced to his first ARCA Racing Series victory Sunday, holding off Kyle Weatherman at the Illinois State Fairgrounds SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) AP) — A.J.

Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

North Carolina could use another Illinois boost

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Strong storms come to Illinois, Ohio Valley, then shift east

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Storm Prediction Center is telling people around Illinois and the Ohio Valley to watch the skies for multiple rounds of bad weather NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Illinois adds Duke series to 2025, '26 football schedules

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Illinois and Duke have agreed to play a home-and-home series in the 2025 and 2026 football seasons CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)

NC woman wants to help troubled Illinois cemetery

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A North Carolina woman is trying to save a troubled cemetery in southern Illinois BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)

Almost gone, Illinois' Foster elected to stay _ and score

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Studies: Illinois' fixed-tuition law drives up others' costs

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Terminally ill former Illinois lawmaker reports to prison

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A terminally ill former Illinois lawmaker has reported to prison to begin serving an eight-year sentence for compiling and trading more than 2,700 pornographic images of young childELGIN, Ill. (AP)

After 2 easy wins, Illinois stumbles in 48-14 loss at UNC

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Illinois' fast start to the season hit a thud in its first road game CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP)

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NC man, Illinois child killed in Forsyth wreck

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Highway Patrol has released the names of a North Carolina man and a boy from Illinois who died in a multi-vehicle wreck in Forsyth County RURAL HALL, N.C. (AP)

Illinois State provost named new Appalachian State chancellor

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHAPEL HILL — The woman who has been provost at Illinois State University since 2008 now is the chancellor of Appalachian State University

Ex-Illinois coach working at UNC as volunteer assistant

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Launch Party for Sleep Your Way To The Top And Other Myths About Business Success

Feld Thoughts

Jane will reveals the tips and tricks she learned on her journey from small town Illinois girl to shattering the glass ceiling at more than one male-dominated corporation.

Gregg Fraley on CANTV Tonight (Jan. 24, 2013)

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Campbell is the Chicago chapter NSA President (technically it’s NSA Illinois). An “out of the blue” telephone call has me appearing on cable tv in Chicago tonight at 7 PM CST.

Illinois Court to Decide Privacy Suit Over Facebook's Photo-Tagging Feature

Inc Startups

Federal court rejects Facebook's claim it need only follow California law

Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. reports to North Carolina prison

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHICAGO — Former Illinois U.S. Jesse Jackson Jr. has reported to a North Carolina federal prison to serve a 2 1/2-year prison term for misusing campaign funds, a prison official said Tuesday

Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

Marc Andreessen

I would also like to acknowledge Larry Smarr, Joe Hardin, and all of my colleagues at NCSA and the University of Illinois at the time. I am humbled and grateful to be a co-winner of the 2013 Queen Elizabeth Prize. Thank you to the judges, and congratulations to Robert, Vint, Louis, and Tim. I would first like to acknowledge my partner in creating Mosaic, Eric Bina. Eric co-wrote the original code for Mosaic with me — specifically all the difficult parts.

Why Your State Should Be a VC

Inc Startups

Illinois wants to invest $220 million in startups. Don't tell me it's toorisky a play by a state with big budget troubles.Think of it as a diversifiedinvestment in jobs that more governments should consider

Attention: Female Founders on the Rise

The Startup Magazine

The Illinois SBDC International Trade Centers (www.illinois.gov) provides free or low-cost services to help women learn how to become international entrepreneurs.

Consumer Products Entrepreneurs to Meet Active Investors in Chicago, Illinois on August 25

EIN News

new panel with deal-seeking Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists specific to the Consumer Products and Service. FundingPost With over 10,000 CEOs and 700 Venture Capital Funds attending events in 20 cities nationwide; 750 lawyers in 18 offices across the United States and in China, is a leading international

What Is Unemployment Insurance?

Up and Running

Illinois: $460.08. In Illinois for example, if an employee walks off the job, you have eight days to contact the employee to verify and document that they quit, otherwise they will win a claim at the unemployment office because you have no proof that they quit.

The Economic Clout of Women-Owned Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

crowdSPRING Blog

Not surprisingly, California, New York, Texas, Florida and Illinois are the top five states with women-owned businesses in 2012 (the top five hasn’t changed in 15 years). Did you know that women start businesses at 1.5x the U.S. national average?