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Pinterest Does Another Massive Funding -- $225 Million at $3.8 Billion Valuation (Confirmed)

According to several sources, Pinterest has completed another enormous funding, this time nabbing $225 million with late-stage investor Fidelity …

Israeli Software Maker Varonis Systems Files For IPO

Varonis Systems, which helps companies manage unstructured data, filed for an IPO Tuesday seeking to raise up to $100 million.<p>An Israeli company with headquarters in New York City, Varonis is the latest Israeli-founded company to prepare for a public offering this year. Enzymotec, which offers …

UK Peer-To-Peer Lending Platform Funding Circle Raises $37M, Targets U.S. SMBs In Merger With Endurance Lending Network

Small businesses have been called the lifeblood of our economy, and today a financial services startup has picked up a significant round of funding to help it circulate better. Funding Circle, a UK-based peer-to-peer lending platform that lets individuals and institutions loan money to small …

Obama administration clarifies dates related to health care rollout

<i>Editor’s note: This story has been edited to correct information about the health care deadline. The White House says March 31 has always been the intended deadline to sign up for health care to avoid a tax penalty.</i><p>The White House reaffirmed a key deadline in the health reform law Wednesday, saying …

UK-based Funding Circle raises $37M to fund American small businesses

Funding Circle has raised $37 million to bring its peer-to-peer marketplace for business loans to the U.S.<p>The UK-based company powers a platform that connects small businesses with investors who fund their loans, earning an average of 5.8% interest.<p>Businesses seeking capital apply for a loan on …

Tesla may have just made its first sale in China—for $410,000

According to local Chinese media, a man from the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang has bought a Tesla Model S sedan that cost him as much as 2.5 million renminbi (link in Chinese)—or $410,000. While that figure hasn’t been confirmed—Tesla hasn’t responded to queries about the sale and alleged …

SEC Proposes Crowdfunding Rules

<i>This is a guest post by</i> <i>Brian Korn,</i> a securities lawyer with Pepper Hamilton.<p>In an important first step towards regulating businesses that fund their ventures online, the Securities and Exchange Commission unanimously approved the <i>proposal</i> of rules that will govern the subject. The full text of the …

Getting started with Chrome Apps

Last week, Google announced access to Chrome Apps for Windows and Chromebook users. What's great about using the apps is that they don't take a spot on your Chrome toolbar, or require you to launch a new tab every time you want to use them. Instead, they are stored locally for fast -- and sometimes …

How to use Evernote's new Web Clipper for Chrome

On paper, Evernote sounds fairly mundane. An information organizer, woo-hoo. Then, after you use it for a while, you cannot imagine how you functioned without it.<p>For example, I use the service to preserve and organize things like recipes, instruction manuals, home-repair records, and receipts for …

Newest Chrome beta integrates web apps as near-native on Android

Web apps that look and behave much like native mobile apps are coming to Android(s goog). Starting with version 31 of the Chrome beta for Android, …

Why Crowdsourcing is the Next Cloud Computing

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Alpheus Bingham, InnoCentive. Alpheus Bingham, InnoCentive<p>Few would dispute the enormous impact that cloud computing has had …

Inside The Dubious Dinar Revaluation Ruse

As followers of the Iraqi dinar know, there are a lot of “updates” out there on the various websites that either sell or track the troubled currency.<p>Most of this “news” is much ado about nothing.<p>Iraq is on the precipice of a civil war with some 5,000 victims this year alone. It doesn’t appear that …

5 Little Known Business Crimes and Scams

If you read the news, you’re familiar with the term “white-collar crime,” which describes crimes committed for illegal monetary gain. White-collar …

Could Crowdfunding Help Build Cities?

If you thought crowdfunding was only good for Zach Braff's movies, weird Segway-like transportation devices and dancing robot alarm clocks, think …

Why Equity Crowdfunding Is a Terrible Idea

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups looking to attract funding have a new piggy bank -- care of the JOBS Act and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, which this week, inked rules that govern how startups can publicly vie for investors' attention.<p>Many …

UPS Offers 3D Printing in Stores

What can Brown do for you? If you work for a startup, own a small business or are an entrepreneur, the UPS Store is about to roll out a new service …