Aaron Moskowitz

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Even More Evidence Has Linked Parkinson's Disease to Our Gut Bacteria

Parkinson's isn't just in our brains<p>Researchers have found yet another reason to think the symptoms of Parkinson's disease could be a consequence of …

Keybiotics - Ultimate Gut Flora Balance & Immune Support

See The Difference<p>Keybiotics is a probiotic supplemented containing 14 strains of beneficial bacteria, including Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS-1 - …

Mediating Between Meritocracy and Democracy

1. Two of America’s core values—democracy and meritocracy—seem increasingly conflicted and confused.<p>2. Meritocracy, coined in 1958, means rule of …

Child Care

Bitcoin Undervalued By Over $200, Investment Bank Report Finds

Investment bank and asset management firm Needham & Company has released a report that concludes that bitcoin is currently undervalued by 58% based …

Cryptocurrency

We're About to Witness a Major Development in Safe Nuclear Power

The next generation of clean nuclear power is coming. And as the world struggles to curb the devastating effects of climate change and end its …

Silicon Valley’s Tech Employees Are Getting Nervous

A chill has descended on the region’s once hot labor market.<p>Private tech companies are feeling a contraction in Silicon Valley. The funding that venture capitalists have thrown at start-ups is dwindling, in small seed rounds and mega-rounds alike. There’s a new postmortem written weekly about a …

Unicorns aside, it’s a good time to start a business

There’s been a healthy amount of chatter lately from analysts and tech writers that we are approaching a meltdown in startup financing. Unicorns, those startups valued at $1 billion or higher, are being downgraded at a rapid clip. The most recent victim is Flipkart, an Indian e-commerce firm …

6 Lessons For Creating Balance As An Entrepreneur

True confession: I have not always been good about mentally getting away from my business. <i>Vacation</i> is not a word that enters easily into many entrepreneurs’ vocabularies.<p>According to a study by American Express Small Business Monitor, about two-thirds of small business owners find it stressful …

Google officially announces cellular support for Android Wear

There really wasn’t any doubt it was coming, but Google this evening has made it official that Android Wear will soon gain cellular support. In a post on the official Android blog, the company announced cellular support and explained that it will allow for your smartwatch to stay connected wherever …

You can now sign up for Google's innovative cellular network without an invite

Starting today, anyone in the US can sign up for Project Fi – Google’s cellular network – without an invite.<p>The company announced the change in a blog post today, where it also articulated a few statistics it’s noticed from its early users, including their tendency to travel and that the average …

STOCKS TUMBLE, OIL SINKS: Here's what you need to know

First, the scoreboard:<p>Dow: 16,431.8, -188.9, (-1.1%)<br>• S&P 500: 1,921.3, -24.2, (-1.3%)<br>• Nasdaq: 4,503.6, -67, (-1.5%)<br>• WTI crude oil: $31.90, -4.4%<p>US Economy<p>It was a busy morning for the US economy as we got housing data, consumer confidence data, and macro commentary from big housing-related companies …

Markets

How 3 guys turned renting an air mattress in their apartment into a $25 billion company

Long before Airbnb persuaded strangers to sleep in one another's homes and became a $25 billion company, it was just an idea to make extra bucks and make rent.<p>After their first guests, Airbnb's founders realized they were on to something bigger than a stopgap for rent. They faced rejection plenty …

Startups

Embarrassed Americans underreport credit card debt by $415 billion

It’s not uncommon to fudge some of life’s most sensitive numbers, such as age or weight.<p>But according to a NerdWallet study, consumers aren’t just fibbing a little when it comes to their credit card balances. In fact, government data show them reporting a total of $415 billion less than they …

32 Artificial Intelligence Startups In Healthcare

CB Insights:We identified 32 companies that are already applying machine learning techniques and predictive analytics to reduce drug discovery times, …

Artificial Intelligence

The stock market is over China

On Monday morning, US stocks were set to open fractionally higher after stocks in China fell about 3% overnight.<p>And while our new era of negative interest rates , a divergence in major central bank action, and ever-declining expectations for global growth may still have markets on edge, US stocks …

Stock Markets

The Most Irreplaceable CEOs in the World

NOTE: This list is just for CURRENT CEOs. It is not intended as an "All-Time Greatest CEOs" collection. Please only include executives currently …

Silicon Valley Shaken as 19 Start-Ups See their Valuations Slashed

That sound you hear is the hot air leaking out of the tech bubble.<p>When the dot-com bubble came apart more than 15 years ago, it leaked for a year before bursting, suddenly and cataclysmically, wiping out $6 trillion in household wealth in the process. But when it comes to the much-speculated burst …

Super Tuesday Will Be Our Best Look Yet At What Voters Think About The Economy

From Bernie Sanders’s attacks on the rich to Donald Trump’s pledge to help the U.S. “win” in its trade with China, economic issues have been central …

Marc Andreessen & Clayton Christensen: "Venture capital is abundant, opportunity is scarce"

Years after Clayton Christensen flipped Marc Andreessen’s world upside down, the two finally sat down for a conversation in Silicon Valley. …

Innovation

$3,000 HoloLens dev kit available for pre-order now, shipping March 30

Futuristic hardware finally gets into developers' hands.<p>If you want to get your hands on Microsoft's holographic headset, the company is now taking …

Mobile Fact Sheet

MORE FACT SHEETS: INTERNET/BROADBAND | SOCIAL MEDIA<p>In contrast to the largely stationary internet of the early 2000s, Americans today are …

T-Mobile's Finally Good Enough to Put Pressure on Verizon

For years, T-Mobile has been known mostly for its relative affordability, and a CEO who’s not afraid to wear leather. A new report on the state of US …

3 reasons Saudi Arabia is freaking out about its cash situation

"The reserves will remain sovereign," al-Falih said in an interview with Al-Arabiya. He added that the kingdom is mulling options for an IPO of the firm's "ability to convert these reserves into a financial gain."<p>The statements were vague and the Saudis' actual plan for the IPO remains unclear. …

How To Fund Your Startup: The Ultimate Startup Funding Guide

In my work as a consultant to entrepreneurs, the issue of startup funding and capital always comes up. I’ve yet to work with an entrepreneur who says …

Loans