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Pitch Perfect Winner Spotlight: The startup tackling cardiac rehab with technology

PITCH PERFECT WINNER SPOTLIGHT: THE STARTUP TACKLING CARDIAC REHAB WITH TECHNOLOGY

Moving Analytics is a startup trying to address socio-economic factors that make it difficult to complete rehab in a traditional brick-and-mortar...

Startup Future Family rakes in $10M to expand subscription fertility service

STARTUP FUTURE FAMILY RAKES IN $10M TO EXPAND SUBSCRIPTION FERTILITY SERVICE

Aspect Ventures led the $10 million Series A round. BBG Ventures, LaunchCapital, iNovia, RiverPark Ventures, Ulu Ventures, Day One...

 
 
 
A former Coca-Cola executive-turned cannabis startup founder reveals why crafting the Apple Store of weed is a $50 million opportunity

A FORMER COCA-COLA EXECUTIVE-TURNED CANNABIS STARTUP FOUNDER REVEALS WHY CRAFTING THE APPLE STORE OF WEED IS A $50 MILLION OPPORTUNITY

Marijuana startups are mimicking tech companies' style of marketing and branding. Chris Burggraeve, a former Coca-Cola and AB InBev...

$2.5 billion Sequoia-backed Utah startup which promises to make 'brands into religions' just filed to go public

$2.5 BILLION SEQUOIA-BACKED UTAH STARTUP WHICH PROMISES TO MAKE 'BRANDS INTO RELIGIONS' JUST FILED TO GO PUBLIC

Qualtrics, a Utah-based startup, filed to go public on Friday. The startup, which is backed by venture capital firms Sequoia and Accel,...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Prices on TV, Novartis Hearts Radio, Warp Drive's End

BIO ROUNDUP: PRICES ON TV, NOVARTIS HEARTS RADIO, WARP DRIVE'S END

Two new battlegrounds emerged this week in the nation's ongoing drug pricing debate. The first involved television: The federal government...

Plaid, the fintech startup that quietly powers tech behemoths like Robinhood, Venmo, and Coinbase, is seeking funding at a $2 billion valuation

PLAID, THE FINTECH STARTUP THAT QUIETLY POWERS TECH BEHEMOTHS LIKE ROBINHOOD, VENMO, AND COINBASE, IS SEEKING FUNDING AT A $2 BILLION VALUATION

Fintech company Plaid is holding talks with potential investors about raising money at a valuation of $2 billion or more. The funding...

 
 
 
Essential is alive but unwell, laying off 30 percent of its workforce to focus on a new product

ESSENTIAL IS ALIVE BUT UNWELL, LAYING OFF 30 PERCENT OF ITS WORKFORCE TO FOCUS ON A NEW PRODUCT

Essential Products, the ambitious startup founded around three years ago by ex-Googler and Android co-creator Andy Rubin, may not be...

Post-IPO Chat With CEO of Anaplan As Its Trading Price Surge Holds

POST-IPO CHAT WITH CEO OF ANAPLAN AS ITS TRADING PRICE SURGE HOLDS

Enterprise planning software company Anaplan pulled off its IPO in the middle of a broad market slump last week-raising $263.5 million-and...

 
 
 
The Tot Is Hiring Holiday Sales Associates In New York Pop-Up Store

THE TOT IS HIRING HOLIDAY SALES ASSOCIATES IN NEW YORK POP-UP STORE

The Tot, a Dallas-based startup specializing in natural baby, kids and maternity products, is popping up in New York City through the...

The CEO of Silicon Valley DNA testing startup 23andMe shares the health product she hopes to sell next

THE CEO OF SILICON VALLEY DNA TESTING STARTUP 23ANDME SHARES THE HEALTH PRODUCT SHE HOPES TO SELL NEXT

Anne Wojcicki, the CEO and founder of Silicon Valley's most popular genetics testing startup, 23andMe, said this week that she hopes...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Amazon has invested in its first restaurant operations startup, and it could reveal the future of Alexa

AMAZON HAS INVESTED IN ITS FIRST RESTAURANT OPERATIONS STARTUP, AND IT COULD REVEAL THE FUTURE OF ALEXA

Amazon announced on Wednesday that it has invested in SevenRooms - a hospitality startup that specializes in restaurant software -...

Memory raises $5M to bring AI to time tracking

MEMORY RAISES $5M TO BRING AI TO TIME TRACKING

Memory , a startup out of Norway and maker of time tracking app Timely , has raised $5 million in further funding. Leading the round...

 
 
 
Warp Drive's Odyssey Ends with a Buyout-By Revolution, Not Sanofi

WARP DRIVE'S ODYSSEY ENDS WITH A BUYOUT-BY REVOLUTION, NOT SANOFI

Warp Drive Bio started up in 2012 with a potential buyer, Sanofi, already in place. Six years later the Cambridge, MA, company is being...

Journal raises $1.5 million to bring Google-like search to your personal life

JOURNAL RAISES $1.5 MILLION TO BRING GOOGLE-LIKE SEARCH TO YOUR PERSONAL LIFE

In today's world of Slack, email and a gazillion other web apps and services, it's become increasingly hard to search for information....

 
 
 
Travelex Pay's new gift card service lets WeChat users from China shop in the U.S

TRAVELEX PAY'S NEW GIFT CARD SERVICE LETS WECHAT USERS FROM CHINA SHOP IN THE U.S

London-based Travelex today announced a new partnership with gift card startup Swych that will allow Chinese consumers on the WeChat...

A former Googler who started losing his hair in his 20s and founded a company to help other men facing a similar fate now wants to help the 38 million people living with migraines

A FORMER GOOGLER WHO STARTED LOSING HIS HAIR IN HIS 20S AND FOUNDED A COMPANY TO HELP OTHER MEN FACING A SIMILAR FATE NOW WANTS TO HELP THE 38 MILLION PEOPLE LIVING WITH MIGRAINES

Thirty Madison, the company behind hair loss startup Keeps, is expanding into migraine treatments. The company on Tuesday raised a...

 
 
 
Thread, the fashion startup that helps lazy guys buy clothes, has raised $22 million

THREAD, THE FASHION STARTUP THAT HELPS LAZY GUYS BUY CLOTHES, HAS RAISED $22 MILLION

Menswear startup Thread has raised $22 million to help men navigate clothes shopping. Thread uses a mix of machine learning and real-life...

Study: Reflexion Health Virtual Therapy System Reduces Rehab Costs

STUDY: REFLEXION HEALTH VIRTUAL THERAPY SYSTEM REDUCES REHAB COSTS

Reflexion Health, which has developed a “virtual physical therapy” system for patients recovering from surgery, said results from a...