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  • LOLA, the all-cotton tampon subscription service, soaks up $3 million in seed funding

    LOLA, the all-cotton tampon subscription service, soaks up $3 million in seed funding

    LOLA, the first tampon subscription service to use 100 percent cotton tampons, is today announcing the close of a $3 million seed round of funding. The round was led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures with participation from Brand Foundry, BBG Ventures, BoxGroup, VaynerRSE, 14W, Seth Berkowitz, the founders of Warby Parker, Nicolas Jammet, Nathaniel Ru and Jonathan Neman, among others. LOLA launched… Read More

  • Blue Releases A New Set Of Headphones

    Blue Releases A New Set Of Headphones

    I’m a big fan of the Blue Mo-Fi headphones. They sounds great and I can wear them all day. But they’re too large to travel and have a built-in preamp, which requires recharging. Enter the Lola. This little set of cans sounds like a perfect lower-cost alternative to the Mo-Fi. The Lola headphones are slightly smaller thanks in part to the lack of built-in preamp. Thankfully they… Read More

  • Lola, Offering Safer Tampons As A Subscription, Picks Up $1.2 Million In Seed Funding

    Lola, Offering Safer Tampons As A Subscription, Picks Up $1.2 Million In Seed Funding

    There is now a subscription service for just about anything, and feminine hygiene products are no exception. There is HelloFlo, Le Parcel, Juniper and the list goes on and on. But scheduled deliveries does not a great service make. Lola, a new startup that just picked up $1.2 million in seed funding, is looking to differentiate not through merely scheduling deliveries, but by enhancing the… Read More

  • Video: Meet LOLA, Germany's newest (and very tall) fembot

    Remember AILA, the “female” humanoid we’ve blogged about two weeks ago? It turns out that wasn’t the only fembot that has been in development in Germany in the last few years, as LOLA [GER], a humanoid presented by the Technical University of Munich and the Institute of Technology Autonomous Systems in Munich, shows. Read More