Faith

  • Pray.com, a community-building app for faith organizations, raises $2M in seed funding

    Pray.com, a community-building app for faith organizations, raises $2M in seed funding

    Pray.com, an interfaith mobile app that helps religious leaders keep in touch with their congregants, will grow its team after receiving $2 million in seed funding. The round was led by Science Inc., a startup studio whose portfolio also includes Dollar Shave Club and DogVacay, with participation from Greylock Partners and Spark Capital. Read More

  • Little Girl Gets An Amazing Purple And Pink 3D-Printed Arm

    Little Girl Gets An Amazing Purple And Pink 3D-Printed Arm

    Another day, another life changed thanks to ubiquitous 3D printing. This time makers made a little girl named Faith a Flamingo-like pink and purple arm that lets her grasp objects when she flexes. The arm, which is almost entirely 3D-printed except for some straps and screws, lets her pick up objects, play and even ride a bike. Read More

  • TechCrunch Readers: God is Your Co-Pilot, and Stuff that Piggy Bank

    When pitching to VC’s, entrepreneurs hype the heck out of their ideas, years of experience and management teams. But I’ve never heard of anyone touting their luck or connection to God. After reading the posts on TechCrunch, one could easily get the impression that God doesn’t play much of role in Silicon Valley. But ask any successful entrepreneur in private what made… Read More