Massive Health

  • Jawbone Acquires Mobile Health Startup Massive Health In Big Talent Acquisition

    Jawbone Acquires Mobile Health Startup Massive Health In Big Talent Acquisition

    Hosain Rahman’s Jawbone may have first made a name for itself because of its line of high-performance Bluetooth headsets, but these days it has taken on a healthier image thanks to its more recent forays into activity tracking with the UP wristband. As it turns out, Jawbone is far from done tinkering with the UP experience. According to a new report from GigaOM, Jawbone has acquired… Read More

  • 7 Months In, Here’s The Big Data Download From Massive Health’s ‘Eatery’ App

    7 Months In, Here’s The Big Data Download From Massive Health’s ‘Eatery’ App

    Massive Health, the San Francisco startup that aims to tackle major health care problems with tools such as mobile apps and big data technology, launched its first iPhone app “Eatery” back in November 2011. For users, the Eatery app is almost deceptively simple: You use it take a photo of what you’re eating, grade it on a scale of “fit to fat,” and give your rating… Read More

  • Mobile Health Startup Massive Health Gains $2.25 Million

    Massive Health, co-founded by former Firefox Creative lead Aza Raskin and Sutha Kamal, just announced $2.25 million in funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Charles River Ventures, Felicis VC, Greylock Discovery Fund and Mohr Davidow Ventures. In the same mobile health space as apps like Nike +, Massive Health aims to bring “the kind of innovation we expect from the Internet world to… Read More

  • Firefox Creative Lead Aza Raskin Leaves Mozilla To Found Startup Massive Health

    Almost two years to the day that Mozilla acq-hired him, Firefox Creative Lead Aza Raskin will be leaving Mozilla on January 1 to found a new startup called Massive Health. Raskin started out as head of user experience at Mozilla Labs where he spearheaded projects such as Tab Candy, Ubiquity, Jetpack, new mobile interfaces, and geolocation specifications. Now, at Massive Health, he wants to… Read More