Redis Labs raises $14M for its in-memory NoSQL database services

Redis Labs, the company behind the open source Redis data structure store, today announced that it has raised a $14 million Series C round led by… 316 more words


Bain Capital Ventures raises $600 million (and another big fund is born)

Bain Capital Ventures raises $600 million (and another big fund is born)

It’s starting to happen like clockwork.

Firms are closing new funds almost exactly 24 months to the date from their last fund closing. 572 more words

Square Perform

McDonald's gets bids for China, HK stores sale in up to $3 billion deal - sources | Reuters

McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) has received more than half a dozen bids for its China and Hong Kong stores, including offers from Beijing Tourism Group, Sanpower and ChemChina, in an auction that could fetch up to $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said. 348 more words

China Alert

Blue Coat Abandons IPO Plans, Sells To Symantec for $4.65 Billion

Just two weeks after filing for an initial public offering, cybersecurity company Blue Coat has agreed to be acquired for approximately $4.65 billion by Symantec Inc. 338 more words


Spotted: A Unicorn in TJ Maxx. 

Before I launch into my rant about running, TJ Maxx and counting chickens before those bastards actually hatch, I’m pleased to announce that WE HAVE A SKRATCH LABS HYDRATION PACK #GIVEAWAY WINNER up in here!!!! 730 more words

Bain Wants To Take Cybersecurity Firm Public Despite Weak IPO Market

Bain Capital is looking for a quick turnaround on its $2.4 billion, year old acquisition of cybersecurity firm Blue Coat by taking it public despite a nearly moribund market for tech IPOs. 560 more words


"Dramatizing The Truth About Trump": Trump University Is A Devastating Metaphor For The Trump Campaign

When Donald Trump became the heavy favorite to win the Republican Party’s presidential nomination, news leaked out of Clinton world that the campaign against him… 738 more words

Mitt Romney