Everything you need to need to know about the largest NYC startup funding rounds of Q1 2020; broken down by industry, stage, investors, and more…
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Backed by Bill Gates, Kallyope is mapping out the connection between the gut and the brain to combat obesity.
Many companies are focused on addressing intercompany data transfers; however, large enterprises still overwhelmingly rely on emails, phone calls, and EDI’s to transfer important data between two companies. BackboneAI transforms how businesses exchange data through its proprietary technology that increases the efficiency of intercompany data processes by introducing automation. BackboneAI’s platform is layered on top […]
Growing up, I watched as my grandmother repeatedly traveled thousands of miles between Barbados and Boston to speak with doctors after undergoing surgery for a brain tumor. When Carlos was 8 years old, his eye was critically injured while playing with his friends. After the accident, Carlos spent 3 years in and out of hospitals and visited doctors’ offices five days a week. Imagine how different those experiences would have been if doctors had access to eConsults.
Less than half of critical surfaces in healthcare settings are properly cleaned, contributing to unnecessarily high rates of infection. While studies have shown that improved cleaning proficiency can reduce infections by up to 80%, existing approaches to reduce human error in cleaning do not improve technique effectively.
Despite its popularity, “Dr. Google” is not an authoritative source when it comes to matters of health. K Health, a knowledge and telemedicine platform, serves as the go-to destination that contains vetted, accurate information and treatment options for health conditions, built from its massive anonymized data set from others with the same symptoms, medical profile, […]
When navigating your choices for choosing healthcare providers, insurance companies have traditionally sent you a directory that’s as thick as a phone book. Not only is the physical directory challenging to use, but it’s also static and often contains outdated information. Enter Ribbon Health, a health data platform that powers payers, providers, and digital […]
Meet EdSights, the text messaging chatbot that’s helping universities to reduce dropout rates. Cofounders Claudia Recchi and Carolina Recchi tell us more.
Remote work is becoming increasingly popular. According to a recent report issued by FlexJobs and Global Workplace Analytics, in the U.S. alone, there has been a 44% growth in remote work over the last five years. The dubious side of remote work is that it’s easy for remote contractors to overbill clients like the case […]