Swedish music-streaming company Spotify AB has secured $250 million in new financing led by Silicon Valley firm Technology Crossover Ventures, valuing the company somewhere "north" of $4 billion dollars, according to multiple people familiar with the deal. The latest round of funding comes as Spotify is looking to fuel its global growth strategy..
Investing in global mobile consumer business
Out of the picture: why the world's best photo startup is going out of business...
After watching a friend snag fabulous deals on a Chanel coat and a Louis Vuitton handbag while shopping at a high-end consignment store, Julie Wainwright set out to replicate the experience online... Bloomberg Businessweek
Zady and The Real Real highlight Stylecaster's Top 6 List.
"The era of so-called fast fashion is on the wane. As much as we love big stores like H&M, Zara, and ASOS, we’ve been noticing a trend among shoppers who want quality, long-lasting pieces. The only problem, of course, is the price tag..
There’s a crop of affordably priced luxury stores hitting the e-commerce scene. We picked six we absolutely love—shops and boutiques where you can find chic designs in high-quality fabrications."
Valuable insights from a true artist. Long but worth it when you have time.
Everpix 2.0 via Digital Camera Review
Congrats to Evan, Will and team. Hiring in Austin and coming to SF.
Presentation at Extreme Startups, Spring 2013.
The New York startup ecosystem will get a big boost from the $1.1 billion sale of Tumblr to Yahoo. The exit, one of the biggest New York has seen, shows that with content becoming important, New York is finding its footing on the startup stage..