Venture capital funds raised $4.1B in Q3 (report)

The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) came out with its quarterly report today, which found that by number of funds, the third quarter ranks as the strongest quarter for venture capital fundraising in the past twelve months.

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Apple earnings preview: Macs down, iPhones flat, iPads down

Last year Apple sold 26 million iPhones and 17 million iPads for revenues of $35 billion and profit of $8.8 billion in its third quarter. It was up from the year-ago quarter, but it wasn’t stellar. Expect something similar this week Tuesday, when Apple reports 2013 Q3 numbers.