Nimble Storage doesn’t need $25M, but they’ll take it anyway

Nimble Storage, a startup that provides data storage, backup and disaster recovery (DR) on one device (left), closed a fourth round of funding for $25 million today. The news comes six months after the company received $16 million in their third round. They have now raised a total of $58 million. Nimble says it doesn’t really need this new round of funding, it just “demonstrates the excitement about the market opportunity.”

Electronic Arts buys PopCap for $750M

Supergiant video game publisher Electronic Arts has acquired casual game maker PopCap for $650 million in cash and $100 million in stock. The deal includes a multi-year earn out bonus, but there were no details released about it.