Funding Daily: Shhhhh

Don’t tell anyone, but a little birdie told us that anonymous social app Secret raised its first round of institutional funding today. We’ve got the details on that and a few other Friday financings in Funding Daily.


Say it ain’t so, Microsoft: secret APIs in new mobile Windows?

You’d think we’d be finished with all the nasty antitrust legal issues surrounding computer operating systems by now. Windows is still powerful, but it’s a shadow of its former monopolistic self, and Mac OS X, iOS, Android, and Linux are all viable, strong, healthy competitors in various niches of the computing ecosystem.