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Intuit and Fundbox Partner to Tackle #1 Pain Point Faced by Small Businesses: Cash Flow

Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU) is partnering with Fundbox to launch a new product that gives small business owners a simple way to fix their cash flow by advancing payments for their outstanding invoices within QuickBooks. This new financing solution enables small […]

Staffly Supplies The Workforce For Independent Retailers

Independent retailers often have a hard time finding and retaining qualified employees. TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield participant Staffly, a startup created by husband and wife team Bjorn and Marissa Ovick, wants to make it easy for them to fill their staffing needs. Staffly […]

Fundbox Secures $50 Million In Funding, With Investment By Jeff Bezos

San Francisco-based Fundbox announced that it had raised $50 million in a new round of financing from new investors Spark Capital Growth and Bezos Expeditions, the personal investment arm of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos – a notable development, given how many B2B […]

PhysIQ receives FDA 510(k) clearance for physiology analytics engine

Naperville, Illinois-based PhysIQ has received an FDA 510(k) clearance for its personalized physiology analytics system. The offering is categorized as a Class II device for patient monitoring under the product code: automated calculation of a summary index based on several individual measured vital sign inputs. […]

Physical Therapists Use PhysiMax to Assess, Prevent Injuries

New technology allows physical therapists to record minute movements of healing athletes in order to help them heal properly and even prevent future injuries. News4’s Doreen Gentzler has the story. See more

Buy/Hold/Sell In Venture Capital

Obviously, it’s not optimal to invest the same amount per company in a VC portfolio. Given the often binary returns within VC portfolios, there are usually companies that get more than 2–3x in reserves, and some end up with none. So how […]

Israeli Tyto Care raises $11 million with an astounding solution for parents

Israel-based medical device company Tyto Care announced on Tuesday that they have raised $11 million in their most recent round of funding. The company has developed a mobile platform that allows parents to perform medical checks at home. Doctors can […]

PhysiMax Provides Real-Time Biomechanics Analysis For Athletes

In the back of every athletes mind is the haunting risk of injury.  Sport related injuries can occur as a result of physical contact with another player or due to improper movement or technique. PhysiMax, an Israeli sports technology company, is […]

Read This Before Meeting VCs For Pre-Pitch “Advice”

Before scheduling pre-pitch “advice” meetings with VCs, make sure you follow these three rules of thumb. Read more

Three Reasons Your Term Sheet May Fall Through

So you’ve made it past all the VC grilling and received a term sheet. Congratulations! But don’t celebrate just yet. Term sheets are non-binding, and even though they should signify a VC has conviction in investing in you and is ready to move towards closing, they fall through more often […]