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[2 Jul 2011 | One Comment | 2,205 supporters]
Go Daddy Enters Partnership With KKR, Silver Lake & TCV

The Go Daddy Group, Inc., the world’s largest provider of Web hosting, domain names and new SSL Security Certificates, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to receive a strategic investment and enter into a partnership with KKR, Silver Lake and Technology Crossover Ventures. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Founded in 1997, Go Daddy is the world’s largest on-ramp for cloud-based software and services. The company serves more than 9.3 million global customers and manages more than 48 million domain names. Go Daddy has locations in Arizona, Colorado, …

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[21 Feb 2009 | No Comment | 694 supporters]

Two Saudi police officers were beheaded by the sword after being convicted of raping an expatriate woman.
Corporal Shaalan bin Nasser al-Qahtani and Lance Corporal Fahd bin Hassan al-Sebeyi were convicted of attacking an expatriate and raping his niece at a checkpoint they were manning in the capital.
They had stopped them late in the night, beat the man up and locked him in a police car and then raped the woman.
Their executions bring to 11 the number of beheadings announced by the Saudi authorities since the beginning of the year. A …

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[26 Jan 2009 | No Comment | 747 supporters]

Balderton Capital and AGF Private Equity Lead Series C Round of Investment in Open Source Data Integration Leader
Talend, the first provider of open source data integration software, today announced it has secured $12 million in Series C financing to help fuel further worldwide growth and company expansion. The funding round is being led by Balderton Capital, an early investor in MySQL, and existing investor AGF Private Equity bringing Talend’s total funding to more than $20 million.
Balderton General Partner Bernard Liautaud, the founder, CEO and Chairman of Business Objects for 18 …