CoreOS brings Redspread into its fold to improve its Tectonic container management service

[ad_1] CoreOS today announced that it has hired the founders of Redspread, a Y Combinator-incubated company that helps enterprises deploy their software on Kubernetes container clusters, and that Redspread’s open source tools are now part of the CoreOS family. In its announcement today, CoreOS simply said that Redspread is “joining” CoreOS. Even after repeated prodding, […]

How startups can use data to grow smarter

[ad_1] Tech investing isn’t what it used to be — even compared to six months ago. Investors are applying greater scrutiny to deals. Many wonder if the days of the mega round that produced the likes of Snapchat, Uber and Magic Leap are fading quickly. Founders are realizing they can’t favor growth over profitability, or […]

AWS gets richer with VMware partnership

[ad_1] VMware signed deals with Microsoft, Google and IBM earlier this year as it has shifted firmly to a hybrid cloud strategy, but it was the deal it signed with AWS this week that has had everybody talking. The cloud infrastructure market breaks down to AWS with around a third of the market — and everybody else. Microsoft […]

Mobile marketing and data startup mParticle raises $17.5M

[ad_1] mParticle announced today that it has raised $17.5 million in Series B funding. The New York City startup helps marketers collect user data through a variety of services and then funnel that data to other marketing and analytics tools. Co-founder and CEO Michael Katz said this not only reduces integration challenges and technical difficulties, […]

Soylent Bars recalled after some customers get sick

[ad_1] The digestive tract of the ‘future of food’ does not always run smooth. The startup behind drink-your-dinner powder Soylent has issued a product recall. Not for its mainstay meal replacement powder — but rather for a $2 snack bar which you do still have to chew. The Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup only started shipping the bars […]