A Tesla Model S against a gorgeous ocean backdrop

Has U.S. demand for the Tesla Model S stabilized?

Even as shipments to Europe have grown — reducing the number of cars available for the American market — demand has not outstripped supply in the U.S.

Firefox OS Phone

7 alternatives to TestFlight

Maybe Apple will improve TestFlight, bring it back to Android (doubt it), or drop it altogether. Only time will tell. Since we can’t predict the future, consider making one of these your favorite app beta tool.

Ranku CEO Kim Taylor

Is this startup ready for investment?

Other than “I’ll know it when I see it”, there’s no formal way for an investor attending a demo day to assess project maturity or quantify risks.


Funding Daily: February 25, 2014

From a $75 million round for Tradeshift to a tiny $1.6 million for the little “nighttime lifestyle” ecommerce site that could, here are the day’s funding stories.

Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator class 2

Do accelerators help startups? Here’s what we found

Is the effort worth giving away equity, investing time, and creating incremental costs? Do accelerators really help new companies “jump the line”?

Outfittery co-founders Anna Alex and Julia Bösch

Outfittery scores $18M funding to help men dress better

Outfittery offers its male customers a styling & subscription commerce service. Users answer questions about their style, connect with a style expert, & start getting boxes of clothes via mail.