The Portland, Oregon-based company has a plan to redesign the “full stack” of medical services and health insurance. There’s one reliable way to get on-demand health care in the United States: have (or
In my social psychology class, I pose an extra credit question where students choose between having two points or six points added onto their final term paper grade, with the stipulation that if more 10%
What did Charles Darwin, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Marcel Proust all have in common? Besides being creative geniuses, they shared an odd quirk: The luminaries were abnormally sensitive to noise, often
There are apps for to get wake up calls from strangers, apps for strangers to bring you things, and apps for hugs from strangers. Now a new app from Danish developers Robocat lets strangers volunteer time
Here is a random little thing from Google: a Maps-based quiz game. The company today quietly launched Smarty Pins, which allows you to test your geography knowledge through questions in six categories
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As a result of a new partnership between GoPro and BMW, it’s never been easier to record your hoonage antics. Select late-model BMW cars will soon be able to control GoPro cameras directly from the dash.
Berlin's ultra-coolness - not to mention low rents - has attracted a bevy of technology startup companies. Now hipster hard work might pay off with the first tech IPO from the German capital since 2007.
The Dell founder aims high in his new role as the UN Foundation's new global advocate for entrepreneurship. I've been passionate about entrepreneurship for as long as I can remember. That passion has grown
It seems as though any time you hear about Web design these days, you can’t help but come across the term “flat design.” While the flat Web design trend has been emerging in recent years, it seemed to
This story originally appeared on Women2.com. When you start a business, it changes your life. Every entrepreneur’s beginning is different, but mine is my own and I look back on it fondly. I actually two
What you eat all day doesn't just impact your health and weight; it affects your productivity, too. "If you eat high fat, high sugar meals and snacks you will be sleepy and have low energy overall," says
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Here are the top 10 things I learned in my first year of running Cladwell, my Cincinnati startup. After a year, I'm more ready to admit how
Spotsetter, a social search engine using big data to offer personalized recommendations as to places to go, has been quietly snapped up by Apple, TechCrunch has learned. The technology, which involves
TrendKite, a startup promising to help brands and agencies measure the effectiveness of their PR efforts, has raised $3.2 million in Series A funding. It’s also announcing that it has a new CEO — Erik
We’re using apps on our smartphones and tablets much more to look things up now, according to a new report out from eMarketer. That means a serious drop in ad revenue for many of the major search engines
Editor’s note: Patricia Nakache is a partner at Trinity Ventures. She has active investments in companies including m-commerce players Care.com (CRCM), EAT Club, and ThredUP. Phil Carter is an associate
Houzz, a home-remodeling site, filed papers that show that it's trying to raise a Series D round of $150 million. That would bring the startup's valuation to $2.3 billion. The company, which is based Palo
Winning tip: Sala Montjuïc, Barcelona The Sala Montjuïc is an open-air cinema festival that takes place each summer in the gardens of Barcelona's Montjuïc Castle. There's a mix of classics and new films.