e-health

  • Telefonica Digital Acquires Controlling Stake In Brazil’s Axismed, Its First Move Into E-Health Solutions

    Telefonica Digital Acquires Controlling Stake In Brazil’s Axismed, Its First Move Into E-Health Solutions

    Telefonica Digital, the tech arm of carrier giant Telefonica, has been making a lot of consumer-focused acquisitions and investments in the last year — and now it’s showing that it has an equal interest in enterprise verticals, specifically in e-health: today it announced the acquisition of a controlling stake in Axismed, a chronic care management provider based in Brazil. Read More

  • Government Poised To Provide A Huge Boost To Healthtech Startups

    Government Poised To Provide A Huge Boost To Healthtech Startups

    Currently, the federal government is poised to level the playing field for healthtech startups.¬†An unprecedented wave of innovative healthtech startups has been developing over the last few years. You can see them at conferences such as Health 2.0,¬†TechCrunch Disrupt, TEDMED and demo day events that Blueprint Health, Healthbox, Rock Health and StartUp Health host. Nonetheless, the health… Read More

  • Xing founder Lars Hinrichs invests in e-health startup Samedi

    Although Xing founder Lars Hinrichs recently launched his much talked about seed fund HackFwd, he’s just announced a non-institutional investment by himself and fellow German entrepreneur and angel investor Christoph Janz. Both have invested an undisclosed amount in Samedi, a German SaaS startup that’s been around for two years and is offering a web-based solution for… Read More

  • 123sonography launches e-learning platform for physicians

    Aside from the plethora of startups targeting web-savvy end-consumers, there’s also little known companies that are equally relevant in their particular niche. And whenever there are entrepreneurs building ideas they often (or ideally) do this out of a desire to scratch a personal itch, as is the case of 123sonography, which provides a comprehensive e-learning experience for physicians and… Read More