According to a filing from the Delaware Division of Corporations, the popular on-demand ride sharing startup Lyft is raising a new Series
Lyft has designated 14.8 million shares of stock to sell at approximately $10 per share — around $150 million, total — in a fourth institutional (“Series D”) round of funding. This factoid was unearthed in an amended incorporation certificate, which …
On-demand ride-sharing startup Lyft is raising a new round of funding, according to a filing from the Delaware Division of Corporations. The new financing comes on top of about $83 million that the company has raised since being founded as Zimride way back in 2007. Read More
As our sister site mGamingWatch reported in recent days, the states of Nevada and Delaware forged a groundbreaking interstate online gambling agreement. As two of just three states to have legalized online gambling to date, the governors of Nevada and Delaware have reached an agreement allowing residents in those states to play against one another […]
HMH Holdings (Delaware), Inc. (HMHC) Q4 2013 Results Earnings Conference Call March 06, 2013, 08:30 AM, ET Executives Rima Hyder - Vice President, Investor Relations Linda K. Zecher - Chief Executive Officer Eric L. Shuman - Chief Financial...Show More Summary
In what appears to be an effort to staff their paper with outspoken conservative voices that appeal to a Tea Party audience, The Washington Times announced today that former Delaware Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell is being brought...Show More Summary
(Portions of this post were originally published in September 2006) New Jersey joined the fledgling American union early on, unanimously ratifying the Constitution a few days after Delaware and then Pennsylvania. That may well be the last time over the intervening two-plus centuries that there has been unanimity about anything to do with New Jersey. [...]
Gallup reports today that Mississippi boasted the highest obesity rate in the United States last year, while Montana boasted the lowest. 10 States with Highest Obesity Rates Mississippi: 35.4% West Virginia: 34.4% Delaware: 34.3% Louisiana:...Show More Summary
In case you haven’t checked out our sister site mGamingWatch in recent days, here are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming, marketing, and technology that they’ve been monitoring. Nevada, Delaware Forge Interstate Online Gambling Agreement The states of Nevada and Delaware are taking a joint gamble on a groundbreaking interstate online […]
Aristeia Capital LLC is a New York based fund run by Robert Henry Lynch. Having previously worked as an analyst for Delaware Bay, Lynch decided to start his own fund in 1997. He graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University, where he also completed an M.B.A. Aristeia Capital a privately owned hedge fund that invests in publicly traded stocks. […]
Pining for Downton Abbey? It seems the Americans are too. The show has been a huge hit in the USA. Yesterday the Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Delaware, opened Costumes of Downton Abbey which will run until January 2015 (CLICK). Forty...Show More Summary
Like the Vichy French police official Louis in Casablanca who was "Shocked! I tell you, shocked!" to discover gambling at Rick's Place (while pocketing his winnings), the strategy of Governor Jack Markell, the rest of Delaware's "major...Show More Summary
Liberal Lenny caught me coming out of a real restaurant in Delaware, not one of Joe Biden’s imagination, shouting, “Hey! How ya like my man Harry Reid takin’ out them Koch brothers on the senate floor?” “I thought that was the job of...Show More Summary
Two months ago, in a post covering the Delaware government's immense surprise at rising Medicaid costs, I quoted this from the WNJ: Officials in Markell’s administration say they were surprised this fall when the federal government signaled it would shift some Medicaid costs back to the state. Show More Summary
Official nickname: "The First State" (it was the first to ratify the Constitution, on Dec. 7, 1787). Official state tree: the American holly. Official state flower: the peach blossom. Official state bird: the "Blue Hen chicken." From Delaware.gov: "Adopted on...
Post by Maressa Brown. Teen Mom 2's Kailyn Lowry has had an especially stressful time, dealing with haters on Twitter, battling her ex Jo Rivera in custody court and moving to Delaware to be with new husband Javi Marroquin. And given...Show More Summary
Large offshore wind farms — ones possessing thousands of wind turbines — hold the potential to notably diminish the power of large hurricanes, according to new research from Stanford University and the University of Delaware. In particular,...Show More Summary
A study done by researchers at the University of Delaware and Stanford University found that wind turbines placed in the ocean could reduce the strength of hurricanes prior to the storms' making landfall. The study showed that the turbines could help slow down winds, and decrease the size of waves, thus reducing storm surge.
The Society of Professional Journalists is holding its annual Region 2 Conference (that’s D.C., Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and North Carolina) on Friday March 28th and Saturday March 29th at Georgetown University. The conference starts...Show More Summary
Not content to obsess over every detail of the lives of Lady Mary, the Countess Dowager and Mr. Carson simply via your television or Internet connection? Not to worry—you now have a chance to get up close and personal with them, or at least their snazzy, gorgeous period costumes. Read more...