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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong

Bitcoin exchange Coinbase is now valued at $8 billion after raising another mega round of funding

Cryptocurrencies may be in recession, but the popular exchange Coinbase just raised $300 million in a series E round led by Tiger Global Management.

Coinbase is an $8 billion company, according to a reported new $500 million funding round

Coinbase is closing a deal that values the six-year-old cryptocurrency trading platform at $8 billion, Recode reports.
Moderna Therapeutics CEO Stephane Bancel

Moderna Therapeutics, a biotech unicorn valued at more than $7.5 billion, could be gearing up for an IPO as early as this winter

A Cambridge-based biotech unicorn valued at $7.5 billion might be gearing up for an initial public offering as early as this winter. The company, Moderna Therapeutics, specializes in developing mRNA-based vaccines and therapeutics.

2018 is shaping up to be a record year for private investing: VCs have already poured $73 billion into startups valued at $1 billion or more

In the first seven months of 2018, 65 companies have already reached billion dollar valuations, according to new data from Crunchbase.
Electric scooter company Lime is just one company among more than 60 that reached a billion dollar valuation in 2018.

2018 is shaping up to be a record year for private investing: VCs have already poured $73 billion into startups valued at $1 billion or more

In the first seven months of 2018, 65 companies have already reached billion-dollar valuations for the first time, according to new data from Crunchbase.
Tom Edwards' farting unicorn mug.

Elon Musk settles bizarre fight over a farting unicorn

Elon Musk used the image of a farting unicorn in Tesla operating systems and other company material, prompting artist Tom Edwards to ask for his copyright to be recognised. Edwards blogged on Friday that the matter is now resolved 'in a way that everyone feels good about.'
Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia, center, said he thinks the company is just a few years out of an IPO.

Snowflake’s CEO shares how he get got a $1.5 billion valuation from Sequoia Capital just four years out of stealth mode

Microsoft veteran Bob Muglia shares why he's not rushing into China, and what he sees for the future of cloud computing.

Here’s why Spotify is bypassing the normal IPO process — and why more companies don’t do it

BI PRIME: Spotify is perfectly positioned to execute a direct listing for going public, but other private companies should be careful about doing the same.
The Color By Number app lets you fill in all the squares that have the same number with the same color.

‘Color by numbers’ apps are dominating the App Store right now

Of the top free apps in the App Store right now, four of the top 25 are "color by numbers" apps.

We tried Hampton Creek’s elusive ‘scrambled egg’ product that’s been in development for 4 years — here’s the verdi...

For food startup Hampton Creek, the egg is ground zero. But they haven't cracked the eggless egg — at least not one that can be cooked and eaten on its own.