In what is quite possibly a move to bolster valuation ahead of raising a new round,CloudFlare has revealed that it raised a $50 million Series C in December of 2012, according to CEO and co-founder Matthew Prince. In case you're unfamiliar...Show More Summary
An "indoor Union Square green market" is also happening. The Post has some more crucial details on Jean-Georges Vongerichten's plant-based restaurant project: He doesn't mention anything about raw foods, but the big guy says ABC Home...Show More Summary
A group of men, believed to be participating in SantaCon, was captured on video throwing blows at the corner of 17th St. and Third Avenue in Manhattan Saturday night. The Daily News notified cops of the video posted on YouTube. NYPD spokesman Sgt. Show More Summary
Yesterday, a man who fell onto the subway tracks at Union Square survived after he laid down on the roadbed between rails. At first, officials believed that Ralph Mercado, 55, had been struck by a northbound R train just after 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. But it turned out that the train rolled over Mercado without touching him thanks to his quick thinking. [ more › ]
A man was struck by a train in Union Square this morning. According to FDNY, the man was struck by a northbound R train just after 11:30 a.m. today; he has been transported to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition. It's unclear how he...Show More Summary
``Three weeks into a power struggle that has seen an estimated 20,000 demonstrators camping out on Kiev's Independence Square in subzero temperatures, it seems as if closer ties between Ukraine and the European Union may be on the cards after all. Show More Summary
Oh, no. To commemorate its Times Square New Year’s Eve sponsorship, Moët & Chandon has been toting an eleven-foot bottle of its Imperial around town. It's been parked at the Union Square W New York for the last few days, but tomorrow...Show More Summary
Welcome to On the Racked, where Racked SF editor Kristen Philipkoski shares the top fashion and retail news of the week. Union Square Saint Laurent UNION SQUARE—We finally have photos of the new Saint Laurent all-men's store, but this isn't...
TweetOf course there’s no room for a bike rack or two on this stretch of Market Street betwixt the big old Apple store of Union Square and the Powell Street cable car turnaround, but there’s plenty of room for useless, “aesthetic,” newspaper racks that sort-of-former Mayor Willie Brown put in to punish the local press [...]
Some of the biggest names in Bitcoin today joined Coinbase as part of a $25 million Series B fundraising round to help the company scale its growth: Andreessen Horowitz’s Chris Dixon and Union Square Ventures’ Fred Wilson will join the board. Show More Summary
Things just got very interesting in the bitcoin space. Andreessen Horowitz, never a firm to shy away from large bets, just invested $25MM into Coinbase. It looks like other current investors including Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital were also a part of the Series B raise. The story from AllThingsD: “If you’re a bitcoin […]
Coinbase announced a $25 million Series B round of funding, led by Andreessen Horowitz’s Chris Dixon. On top of a Series A from Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital, it makes Coinbase the most-well-funded start-up in Bitcoin, with a total of 31 million real world dollars sunk into it.
Coinbase is proving the Bitcoin is here for the long haul. The cloud-based Bitcoin service raised a $25 million Series B funding in a round led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from existing investors Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital. … Continue reading ?
Coinbase has announced that it has closed a series B funding round totaling $25M, led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from existing investors Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital. Coinbase is the only company that touches the three most important points of the Bitcoin ecosystem: consumers, merchants, and developers. Show More Summary
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Riot police have reportedly left the square in Kiev that they tried to clear of protesters Tuesday. But U.S. and European Union diplomats say the Ukrainian government needs to do much more to find a peaceful resolution to its crisis. Protesters are angry that their leaders don't want to join the EU.
Union Square is coming around again. He may have colonized Manhattan from the Battery to midtown, but Danny Meyer tells the Commercial Observer that Brooklyn is an entirely different ball game. "Because of the sprawl and the small spaces,...Show More Summary
The federal government has picked Two Pershing Square, an office building near Union Station, to be the new home of 900 employees currently at the Bannister Federal Complex.
Close call. "Probably the night a 30-foot track light swung down from the ceiling at Union Square Cafe like a guillotine, putting a four-inch gash in the wall... just two inches from a guest's face. That was just a couple of weeks after we opened. Show More Summary
The Downton Abbey Tea Truck hit the road today, despite the inclement weather, as the Brits say, making its first stop in Union Square. Loyal fans and curious passersby braved this morning's wintry mix to wait in line for the promise of some official tea of Downton Abbey and to pose for pictures in front of the Highclere Castle-wrapped truck. [ more › ]