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The novel coronavirus disease has reminded millions that handwashing is a great way to avoid preventable diseases. Christine Schindler, the CEO and co-founder of PathSpot, has been preparing for the…

PathSpot sells a scanner that fact checks your handwashing efficacy

Jay-Z is behind a new venture fund called Marcy Venture Partners that is being launched with Walden Venture Capital managing director Larry Marcus and longtime business partner Roc Nation president Jay…

Jay-Z has a new venture fund and a Silicon Valley partner

Thanks to the Internet, you can order regular deliveries of everything from clothing to razors to geeky memorabilia. With Bespoke Post, you’re not just limited to one type of product…

Bespoke Post raises $8M to deliver a monthly ‘box of awesome’ for men

Despite countless attempts and millions in venture capital, the calendar, one of the most ubiquitous work tools, has remained largely unchanged for as long as I can remember. Rather than…

GoodTime nabs $2M to match job applicants with interviewers to save time and build rapport

GoTenna, the device for people who want to stay connected when they don’t have cell signal, has found a natural launch partner — outdoor equipment retailer REI. Daniela Perdomo, goTenna’s…

GoTenna, the startup that lets you text without cell signal, raises $7.5M and launches with REI