Startup Founders to Watch in 2014

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Matthew Prince | CloudFlare

Why he’s important: Nonstop computer attacks, better known as distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, are a real pain in the neck for corporate websites. Trusted applications, like Prince's, can protect them.

Why he’s important: Who wants to be held liable for a data breach? As security and speed become bigger musts for consumers, small businesses will flock to CloudFlare.