Our Series A Non-Announcement Announcement

We interrupt this program … Today we are excited to announce our Series A financing, led by Zetta Venture Partners with participation from Bloomberg Beta and In-Q-Tel. Our monomaniacal focus at Domino is creating a platform that makes data scientists more productive and facilitates collaborative, reproducible, reusable research. We are somewhat scornful of the extreme […]

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Reflections on “buy vs build”

“Buy vs build”, “not-invented-here syndrome” and even “invented-here-syndrome” have been written about extensively. I want to share a few reflections on the topic, based on my observations both as an engineering manager (where I had to decide whether to build or buy solutions) and more recently as a founder selling a platform to other companies. […]

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57 startups in the subscription ecommerce market

CB Insights: To understand the current market landscape, we used CB Insights data to create a market map of subscription e-commerce startups. The market map includes only startups offering subscriptions for physical goods — either of their own items, or curated boxes of other brands’ items. We excluded food subscription startups, such as Blue Apron, […]

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