Fundbox CEO On Landing Growth Capital, And Fixing The Net Terms Economy

May, 2020
Source: PYMNTS

Fundbox CEO On Landing Growth Capital, And Fixing The Net Terms Economy

The U.S. economy is reopening bit by bit, and consumer-facing Main Street small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) wait with bated breath to see if top lines and cash flows will return. Stimulus payments have helped, perhaps just a bit, but looking beyond the pandemic, SMBs operating in the B2B space must confront the challenge of […]

LawGeex Raises $20 Million, Underscoring Contract Tech’s Resilience in COVID-19 Economy

May, 2020
Source: Law.com

LawGeex Raises $20 Million, Underscoring Contract Tech’s Resilience in COVID-19 Economy

LawGeex intends on using the capital raised to grow its sales and customer success teams while eyeing a push into other English-speaking territories. Artificial intelligence contract review platform LawGeex announced Tuesday that it had closed a $20 million financing round led by Corner Ventures with participation from La Maison and preexisting investor Aleph. The news underscores […]

Pentagon backs tech firm’s push to identify COVID-19 infections with body-worn sensors

May, 2020
Source: ABC News

Pentagon backs tech firm’s push to identify COVID-19 infections with body-worn sensors

The effort comes as experts worry about a “second wave” of the pandemic. The Pentagon is working with a prominent technology company to use body-worn sensors to identify Americans infected with the novel coronavirus even before symptoms start to appear. The nascent project, funded by the Defense Health Agency and organized by the Henry M. Jackson Foundation (HJF), also hopes […]

These 6 resources are offering free help and funds for small businesses

April, 2020
Source: CNN

These 6 resources are offering free help and funds for small businesses

A campaign to get clients to pay small businesses faster Small businesses need money right now to keep their doors open. Yes, federal and state aid will be critical. But it also would be a huge and immediate help to just be paid by clients for work they’ve already completed. Fundbox, a business-to-business payments processor and […]

Houston Methodist Tech Hub Creates Early Telemedicine Training Venue for COVID-19

April, 2020
Source: Crunchbase

Houston Methodist Tech Hub Creates Early Telemedicine Training Venue for COVID-19

The tech hub is also partnering with entities near Methodist in the Texas Medical Center, such as the TMC Innovation Institute, which hosts digital health startups in its company accelerator program called TMCx. “We have great synergies with TMCx,” Sol said. “We meet with them to discuss opportunities and will work with some of the […]

PhysIQ’s Proprietary Personalized Analytics to be Used for COVID-19 Care with Newly Broadened FDA Labeling

March, 2020
Source: PhysIQ

PhysIQ’s Proprietary Personalized Analytics to be Used for COVID-19 Care with Newly Broadened FDA Labeling

PhysIQ announces FDA-sanctioned labeling to address the COVID-19 public health emergency with its proprietary Multivariate Change Index (MCI) Deployed within the pinpointIQ® continuous remote monitoring solution, physIQ’s MCI will be used to proactively monitor homebound patients with or vulnerable to COVID-19 The sophisticated, machine learning-based algorithm uses multiple continuous vital signs from wearable sensors to detect […]

WIRED Review: TytoCare TytoHome Medical Kit

March, 2020
Source: WIRED

WIRED Review: TytoCare TytoHome Medical Kit

Soon, this easy, in-home diagnostic device will be standard home equipment for every family. In my past five years as a parent, I’ve called the doctor more times than I have in the 30 years before. No one wants to drag a sick kid to the doctor’s office. And if you’ve ever spent a significant […]

Real Time Polling Platform Remesh Raises $25M Led By General Catalyst

March, 2020
Source: Crunchbase

Real Time Polling Platform Remesh Raises $25M Led By General Catalyst

In this election cycle, connecting with voters could be incredibly useful. Remesh, a polling platform for engagement with large groups of people–up to 1,000–in real time, could help with that. Remesh has raised a $25 million Series A-2 extension round, led by General Catalyst with participation from Lionbird, North Coast Ventures and some new investors. According to Crunchbase, the company last raised a Series […]

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Predicting Heart Failure Hospitalization up to 10 days in Advance using AI

February, 2020
Source: PhysIQ

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Predicting Heart Failure Hospitalization up to 10 days in Advance using AI

PhysIQ and the U.S. VA publish results of a clinical trial that demonstrates how artificial intelligence (AI) applied to continuous wearable sensor data may predict hospitalizations. When coupled with the high sensor wear compliance rates, the 7-10-day early warning timeframe suggests this approach has great promise to reduce hospitalization and improve quality of life of […]