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AlleyTalk - Mark Leschly has over 20 years experience as a venture capitalist investing in the healthcare, media and information technology sectors. Leschly is presently a managing partner with Rho Capital Partners, an investment and venture...
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AlleyTalk - ZocDoc is the new king of New York start-ups. The company, which lets patients book medical appointments online and from mobile devices, raised more than $150 million, increasing its valuation to about $1.5 billion, based on a...
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AlleyTalk - Healthcare has undergone a number of changes in the last several years and will continue to undergo changes as...
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Cool Tech - The Fitbit and Google Glass aren’t the only wearables around. In fact, hundreds of wearable devices are on the market focused on your health....
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Advice - In years past, companies of all shapes and sizes needed to offer a good employee benefits program, with which to attract the best candidates.  That was even true for early-stage startups, since that was one of the hooks to get...
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AlleyTalk - In healthcare, there is a growing chorus who are in agreement that the system needs to be re-oriented around the patient. Policymakers, administrators, and providers who all believe that patient-centered care models can improve the...
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Business - Obamacare may get mixed reviews from the general public, but it's a cash cow for start-ups. And investors expect the money pile to get bigger. More money poured into health-care start-ups than ever before this last January,...
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AlleyTalk - From startups to fully mature ventures, Yaniv Sneor has seen it all. With over 20 years experience in all things entrepreneurial, Sneor is an angel investor who young entrepreneurs are lining up to work with. As one of the founders...
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AlleyTalk - Healthtech is rife with buzzwords, cool gadgets and so-called obvious solutions that tend to have limited practical use. Think of these things as the CD-ROMs of the latest iteration of tech. Yeah, next. We have an aging population....
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Advertising - Over a billion dollars was invested in New York City Startups in Q1 of 2014.  $1,255,579,433 to be exact.  Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we take a look at the verticals and sectors this...
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Accelerators - StartUp Health, a global startup platform accelerating innovation in health and wellness, just announced the addition of 16 new companies to its StartUp Health Academy, a long-term entrepreneurship program and community designed to...
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Accelerators - In case you haven’t heard, health tech entrepreneurs are taking NYC by storm. For their 5th demo day, Blueprint Health, a major player at the epicenter of this movement, attracted a legion of industry heavy-hitters like Pfizer,...
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Business - There are many words that are often used when it comes to talking about technology, healthcare and entrepreneurship. Call them what you like - jargon, buzzwords, professional language. They help us frame how we think about the...
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Business - A recent Wall Street Journal front page article featured a story about Georgia Tech’s Robot Chicken Deboner (click to: see video).  While that sounded tasty, I am compelled to tell you the story about “Snakes on Plane”, well...
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Apps - Researchers at the University of Tokyo in Japan have unveiled an organic sensor capable of alerting you when a disposable diaper needs changing, the AFP is reporting. High-end traditional diapers often contain basic color-change...
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Apps - Did you ever walk into a doctor’s office and then have to fill out a long paper intake form with the same information you’ve filled out multiple times before (name, date of birth, insurance etc.)? Or notice that your doctor is...

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