If you like Bootstrap, you’ll love Flat UI, a free interface kit for smooth, sleek, drop-shadow free web apps.
Enterprise communication provider ConnectSolutions raises its first round of institutional investment after five years of operation.
Tip #1: Start with something you love.
Storage startup wild child Backblaze rebelled against itself today and announced it has raised $5 million in funding. The company notoriously bootstrapped for years in an effort to fuel innovation and efficiency. Despite being profitable, Backblaze has pivoted its no-venture-capital policy to pursue its goal of making unlimited backup available to all PCs and Macs.
Today, Twitter gave developers a set of tools for getting web apps built and shipped as rapidly and cleanly as possible.
Guest Post (Editor’s note: James Reinhart is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of thredUP. He submitted this column to VentureBeat.)