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VCs just invested $8 million into this startup that gave away its software for free because they noticed how much people loved it

VCS JUST INVESTED $8 MILLION INTO THIS STARTUP THAT GAVE AWAY ITS SOFTWARE FOR FREE BECAUSE THEY NOTICED HOW MUCH PEOPLE LOVED IT

Metabase Open source business intelligence startup Metabase announced Tuesday that it closed $8 million in a series A funding led by...

Comments on March Existing Home Sales

COMMENTS ON MARCH EXISTING HOME SALES

Earlier: NAR: Existing-Home Sales Decreased to 5.21 million in March A few key points: 1) The key for housing - and the overall economy...

 
 
 
Investment and Operations Director / Circulate Capital / Singapore, Singapore - No State, Singapore

INVESTMENT AND OPERATIONS DIRECTOR / CIRCULATE CAPITAL / SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - NO STATE, SINGAPORE

Circulate Capital/Singapore, Singapore - No State, Singapore Key responsibilities: 1. Portfolio performance, reporting and impact...

UFGI PUBLICATION ROUND-UP WEEK 4/15

The Common Antidiabetic Drug Metformin Reduces Odds of Developing Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Brown EE, Ball JD, Chen Z, Khurshid...

 
 
 
Opportunities and pitfalls in the healthcare investment landscape: A conversation with McDermott's Brian Bunn

OPPORTUNITIES AND PITFALLS IN THE HEALTHCARE INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE: A CONVERSATION WITH MCDERMOTT'S BRIAN BUNN

Brian Bunn, a partner with international law firm McDermott Will and Emery, shared his perspective on healthcare investment in the...

Don't be fooled: "biochar" is just incinerated biosludge

DON'T BE FOOLED: "BIOCHAR" IS JUST INCINERATED BIOSLUDGE

Just in case a cabal of criminals tries to pull the same scam again, should you come across an alleged “green energy” investment opportunity...

 
 
 
Arrakis spices up development efforts with $75M Series B round for RNA-targeting drugs

ARRAKIS SPICES UP DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS WITH $75M SERIES B ROUND FOR RNA-TARGETING DRUGS

The company has raised more than $100 million since 2017 and plans to use the current funding to build a pipeline of RNA-targeting...

Cristian Penilla delivers Revolution a win over Red Bulls

CRISTIAN PENILLA DELIVERS REVOLUTION A WIN OVER RED BULLS

The Revolution's investment in attacking players could yet pay off. After a sluggish start to the season in which the Revolution produced...

 
 
 
Netflix to launch production hub in Brooklyn as part of NYC investment

NETFLIX TO LAUNCH PRODUCTION HUB IN BROOKLYN AS PART OF NYC INVESTMENT

In an announcement on Thursday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed that Netflix will open a production hub in New York City. The...

A Silicon Valley VC says a group of tech companies are quietly blowing away expectations while the spotlight shines on splashy IPOs like Lyft and Pinterest

A SILICON VALLEY VC SAYS A GROUP OF TECH COMPANIES ARE QUIETLY BLOWING AWAY EXPECTATIONS WHILE THE SPOTLIGHT SHINES ON SPLASHY IPOS LIKE LYFT AND PINTEREST

The initial public offerings of consumer tech startups such as Uber, Pinterest, and Lyft are generating a lot of buzz lately. Enterprise...

 
 
 
An engineer at Uber's self-driving car unit warns that it's more like 'a science experiment' than a real car capable of driving itself

AN ENGINEER AT UBER'S SELF-DRIVING CAR UNIT WARNS THAT IT'S MORE LIKE 'A SCIENCE EXPERIMENT' THAN A REAL CAR CAPABLE OF DRIVING ITSELF

Uber has spun out its self-driving car unit as an LLC with the unit's chief Eric Meyhofer as CEO, as part of its $1 billion investment...

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

UBER HAS RAISED $1 BILLION FOR ITS SELF-DRIVING UNIT, WHICH IS NOW VALUED AT MORE THAN $7 BILLION

Toyota, Softbank, and Denso corporation are investing $1 billion in Uber's self-driving car unit, the company said Thursday. The round...

 
 
 
Shark Tank: Pricetitution Accepts $100,000 From Lori Greiner and Rohan Oza

SHARK TANK: PRICETITUTION ACCEPTS $100,000 FROM LORI GREINER AND ROHAN OZA

Kalhh / Pixabay How many of your friends are pricetitutes? Yes, you heard that right! A pricetitute is a person who talks about completing...

$9.2 billion Zoom's second most powerful shareholder thinks CEO Eric Yuan is like Steve Jobs, but nicer

$9.2 BILLION ZOOM'S SECOND MOST POWERFUL SHAREHOLDER THINKS CEO ERIC YUAN IS LIKE STEVE JOBS, BUT NICER

Zoom started trading publicly on Thursday after pricing its IPO at a $9.2 billion valuation. The IPO was a boon for CEO Eric Yuan,...

 
 
 
Gold prices could see a bull market for the next decade

GOLD PRICES COULD SEE A BULL MARKET FOR THE NEXT DECADE

From Bert Dohman : Contrary to popular opinion, gold and silver are not hedges against a crisis. In fact, a crisis may cause all salable...

Official leather case for the Galaxy Fold price leaks. Guess how much

OFFICIAL LEATHER CASE FOR THE GALAXY FOLD PRICE LEAKS. GUESS HOW MUCH

So, the Samsung Galaxy Fold is about to go into users' hands in about a week. And, of course, anyone who invested in the futuristic...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Founders Fund made its first alcohol investment. Here's how the 28-year old woman who founded the company is trying to change drinking culture for the better

FOUNDERS FUND MADE ITS FIRST ALCOHOL INVESTMENT. HERE'S HOW THE 28-YEAR OLD WOMAN WHO FOUNDED THE COMPANY IS TRYING TO CHANGE DRINKING CULTURE FOR THE BETTER

Founders Fund led $7 million seed round Tuesday for Bev, a female-led direct-to-consumer rosé brand. This is Founders Fund's first...

I thought expensive jeans were a waste of money until I tried this $170 pair of Selvedge denim - here's why good jeans are worth the investment

I THOUGHT EXPENSIVE JEANS WERE A WASTE OF MONEY UNTIL I TRIED THIS $170 PAIR OF SELVEDGE DENIM - HERE'S WHY GOOD JEANS ARE WORTH THE INVESTMENT

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