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Send money to debit cards

<b>Update:</b> If you’re interested in sending transfers to debit cards, you should now use Custom Accounts on Stripe Connect.<p>Many marketplaces, like Lyft, …

Stripe Subscription Billing Is Here!

It’s finally here. No, I’m not kidding. I wouldn’t kid about something like this. I wouldn’t toy with your emotions like that. I’ll just cut to the …

RT @SFMachineLearn: .@mlmanapat on fraud detection @stripe: "hard problems not necessarily modeling, but feature generation/computation" http://t.co/D8db2VmIh9

Last Word Archive | New Scientist

6 June 2018<p>Ferries and other craft crossing Sydney Harbour naturally leave a distinct wake, signified by trails of a lighter colour than the …

6 Hot Healthcare Companies: From Smart Pill Bottles to Smart Diapers, What's Driving Innovation in Medical Tech?

9 min read<p><i>Technology has revolutionized the way doctors treat, diagnose and perform surgeries. But experts say it has yet to improve the daily workflow of physicians – or the daily behavior of patients. It's time to check the vital signs of medical innovation.</i><p>To say technology has profoundly …

Medical Technology

Mobile Devices Prove Critical in Remote Trauma Care

Published in this month’s issue of the <i>Journal of the American College of Surgeons</i>, a new study indicates that mobile technologies, including tablet …

Medical Technology

Forget the Quantified Self. We Need to Build the Quantified Us

The 'Quantified Self' is a thrilling prospect for some: Massive datasets about oneself can be a new route to self-discovery. But for most of us, the …

How London plans to become the ‘health-tech capital of Europe’ (exclusive)

The British government is moving ahead with plans to position its capital city as the “health-tech capital of Europe.”<p>London deputy mayor Christopher “Kit” Malthouse paid a visit to Silicon Valley this week to meet with executives from the hottest startups, including Yelp, Salesforce.com, …

My Spiroo Can Tell Your Doctor When You’re Out Of Breath

Asthma sufferers use a tool called a peak flow meter to see how much air is passing out of their lungs. It is useful to assess when flare-ups are happening and what outside allergens or problems might be causing a bronchial flare-up. Until recently, all that was available to take this measurement …

Mobile Image Sharing App Prescribed for Doctors

While Instagram continues to dominate the consumer image sharing space, a new image sharing app called Figure 1 is quickly gaining popularity in the …

5 Ways Wearable Technology Will Impact Healthcare

Wearable technology is an industry that continues to grow and adapt to meet the ever-changing needs of our world. Many health- and fitness-related …

Gobble Automates Your Dinner With A Subscription Meal Delivery Service

For people with busy lives, coming home and making dinner for the family can be a pain. Equally as painful? Trying to find a place to go out to or order from that the whole family can agree on. Gobble, currently in the Y Combinator Winter 2014 class, is seeking to alleviate that pain by offering up …

Follow the Leader With Dick Costolo | Disrupt SF 2013

The Monsieur Drinks Automaton Roboticizes Bottle Service

Would you buy a robotic drink maker from these men? I sure would. These are the creators of Monsieur, a robotic bartender that will squirt out a great margarita or a nice Manhattan in about a minute using Android, a bunch of pumps, and some booze.<p>Created by Barry Givens and Eric Williams and …

With Two Weeks Left To Live, Frontback Got Hundreds Of Thousands Of Downloads

Today at Disrupt SF, Frontback co-founder and CEO Frédéric della Faille took the stage to introduce Frontback to the world. After 200,000 downloads in a month, everybody is trying to answer this intriguing question: why is this app so successful? Jack Dorsey, Ashton Kutcher and the Prime Minister …

TechCrunch TL;DR: Here’s Everything Apple Announced Today

Apple’s Cupertino keynote is finally over, but the ensuing sea of stories that emerged from the event can still be a little tricky to navigate. We’ve written plenty of full-length stories discussing what exactly Apple has just revealed today (with more to come, I’m sure), but for your reading …

Adi Tatarko Of Houzz: “Bootstrapping Was The Best Thing That Ever Happened To Us”

Adi Tatarko, the CEO and co-founder of Houzz, the fast-growing online platform for home remodeling and design, took the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt SF this morning to discuss the company’s past, present and future with our own Leena Rao. Tatarko, who co-founded the company with her husband Alon …

Houzz CEO Adi Tatarko On Building A Successful Marketplace

Scaling a marketplace is a huge challenge, but Houzz seems to have cracked the code in connecting customers who wish to remodel their homes with local professionals who can get the job done. Backstage at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, I spoke with Houzz CEO Adi Tatarko about how the company was able to get …

How NoFlo Aims to Make Building Software Easier

I don’t usually pay attention to Kickstarter projects, but I ran across one recently that caught my attention. If you buy the argument venture …