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Accelerators - Every year, the tech world descends on Austin to participate in one of the hottest tech meets on the planet: SXSW. And one of the most anticipated events of the festival is the SXSW Accelerator startup competition. The program is a...
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#NYCTech - The New York Tech Meetup was diverse this month. Not just the kind of diversity tech is notorious for not having - women, or people of color- but diverse in variety. There were startups in various phases, from MVP and seed funded to...
Peloton
#NYCTech - Yes, it’s a bike, but more than that. In road cycling,"peloton" refers to the main pack of riders at the front of a race. Riders in a peloton work together, conserve energy and perform better because of one another. And...
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#NYCTech - You know the expression – if the shoe fits…  The problem is, not every, say, size 7 is a perfect size 7, and often our feet aren’t even both the same size! And not everyone can afford to buy custom made shoes. Custom SOLS is...
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Advice - Conferences offer the opportunities to learn new things, meet new people and catch up with old friends and colleagues. Healthcare has quite a few conferences and they tend to be segmented into specialties, such as internal medicine,...
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#NYCTech - What NY startup entrepreneur doesn’t believe that he or she have the juice to make it in this town? Some founders take it more literally than others, but Farmivore founders Greg Levitt and Ray Xiong take it to a whole other...
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Apps - Resolving to get fit in the New Year is nothing new, but turning to smart devices for exercise advice is a growing trend, one that's posing a challenge to high-end gyms. With so many do-it-yourself digital training devices on the...
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Advice - “Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary, because health is worth more than learning.” — Thomas Jefferson I was recently at a startup event here...
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Business - At the moment, the public-facing side of 3D printing is little more than a fun novelty. With the aid of computer models and a plastic-extruding 3-D printer, you can create a wide array of silly physical objects like customized...
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Healthcare - The hacking attack that claimed information on 80 million Anthem customers is raising concerns on health companies' security preparedness....
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#NYCTech - One of your resolutions this year was to get into shape and, this time, you really meant it. Really. But you know that you’re not going to get to the gym all the time; that having a personal trainer is helpful, but expensive,...
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Healthcare - Scientists at Duke University say they’ve created the first lab-grown human skeletal muscles that contract in response to electrical and other...
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Business - Ask venture capitalists in Silicon Valley about which industry they're most excited to revolutionize, and odds are high that they'll say health care. So it's no surprise that money is surging into startups that focus on the...
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Apps - Earlier in the year, we reported that health insurance companies are increasingly looking towards providing free activity monitors as a way to encourage their subscribers to stay physically fit. It’s a win-win. You get a new...
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Healthcare - Scientists have unveiled a potent new antibiotic that can fight germs without becoming resistant to them.
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Business - Berg co-founder and president Niven Narain joins Simon Constable on digits and discusses how artificial intelligence can play a role in both the...

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