An SEC rule that lifts longstanding restrictions on how startups can market equity stakes to investors takes effect today. That doesn’t mean the startup community is happy. [Businessweek.com]
Kiva and the city of San Francisco moved one step closer to offering small businesses zero-interest, crowdfunded loans, reports Andrew S. Ross. [SFGate]
Wyke Farms, England’s largest family-owned cheese maker, is using pig and cow poop to shave $1.6 million a year off its energy bills, writes Louise Downing. [Bloomberg News]
GoDaddy is adding Twitter functionality into its small business website builder, writes Todd Wasserman. [Mashable]
Parija Kavilanz profiles five entrepreneurs who ditched medical school to start businesses. [CNN Money]
Seattle-based High 5 Pie is putting a new spin on baked goods (video). [Fox Business]
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