There tends to be a bit of an awkward and uncomfortable routine when using an old-fashioned intercom. People always question if they buzzed the right apartment number, if they held the button down long enough, and it always ends with guests whipping out their phone to text friends or family to buzz them in. MVI […]
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Black Bear Life simplifies life insurance through technology. Founders Brett Smith and Tim Stoner discuss how the company’s platform lets you suecure life insurance in less than ten minutes without health checks or blood tests.
Once you get out of the operating room, that’s when a patient’s real road to recovery begins. Your medical provider typically prescribes a regimen that often includes mandates for weight loss and general improvement in wellness. Virtual Health Partners (VHP) provides patients and providers with the toolbox to ensure that these goals are met with its on-demand, […]
Managing personal finances has lots of moving pieces and nuanced details, and this is only amplified when accounting for the modern, cultural shift in family structures. A great solution for keeping all family members- and even friends- up to date with personal finances is Namu. This fintech app allows friends and families to manage their […]
Office furniture is the first thing that people notice when they walk into an office and first impressions are everything in business. It’s probably about time you got rid of that Ikea offering that served the company well when it was in its early days but now is no longer reflective of the business. Bureau helps businesses […]
A great morning routine often involves a warm, comforting cup of coffee; however, when you’re in a rush and have to be at work early, sometimes you end up sacrificing quality for convenience. Terra Kaffe is the latest direct-to-consumer coffee brand that’s looking to give New Yorkers peace of mind before they start their day […]
While there is no greater joy than getting off the airplane with all your bags and bypassing baggage claim, not every trip is fit for packing light so Luggage Free is a great solution for any traveler who wants to ship their luggage ahead to any destination. This headache-free service allows travelers to avoid carrying, […]
Most people begin their real estate searches online, so every agent’s online “first impression” is more important than ever. Given the fact that NYC’s real estate market is fast-paced and bustling with activity, it can be difficult for agents to manage and maintain a digital reputation in this digital era. Space helps agents through its online directory of […]
The best sushi is traditionally very expensive – a dinner at famed Masa is $595 per person without tax and beverages! As many New Yorkers know, in these high-end establishments, you often leave with your wallet feeling even emptier than your stomach. On the other end of the spectrum is “bodega sushi” that’s more affordable, […]
We’ve all become familiar with the pushy life insurance agent, the one that bombards you with charts and articles telling you what financial products to buy to safeguard your future. It’s time for a straightforward platform and Fabric is the one-stop-shop built to help new parents organize their family’s financial life. Fabric allows new parents […]
CEO Will Martino discusses how Kadena is solving the speed, scalability, & security concerns that impede widespread blockchain adoption.