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FounderSoup: Stanford and Andreessen’s New Startup Generator

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A single entrepreneur alone is vulnerable to shortsightedness, to fatigue. But with a team comes diverse perspective, encouragement, and the wherewithal to push through problems. That’s why a group of Stanford computer science and business students started the Andreessen Horowitz-backed FounderSoup program. It’s designed to give entrepreneurs with an idea...
FounderSoup: Stanford and Andreessen’s New Startup Generator
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DreamIt Ventures Teams Up With Blue Cross, Penn Medicine To Launch An Accelerator For Health Startups

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While accelerators may be in a bubble, they’re also beginning to have a measurable, positive impact on the ecosystem. The real opportunity, though, is not in creating another Y Combinator, but in building vertical-specific accelerators that bring together industry partnerships to create learning and business opportunities for their startups. In...
DreamIt Ventures Teams Up With Blue Cross, Penn Medicine To Launch An Accelerator For Health Startups

Government Poised To Provide A Huge Boost To Healthtech Startups

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Editor’s note: This guest post was written by Dave Chase, the CEO of Avado.com, a patient portal and relationship management company that was a TechCrunch Disrupt finalist. Previously he was a management consultant for Accenture’s healthcare practice and founder of Microsoft’s Health platform business. You can follow him on Twitter @chasedave. Currently, the federal government...
Government Poised To Provide A Huge Boost To Healthtech Startups

Despite Some Doom & Gloom, The Future For Healthtech (And Health Investing) Is Bright

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As digital health data grows, wearable health-tracking devices mature, tools used in remote diagnosis and treatment improve and with healthcare providers soon to be prescribing mobile health apps, there’s a lot to be excited about at the intersection of health and technology. As Michelle Snyder of InterWest recently pointed out,...
Despite Some Doom & Gloom, The Future For Healthtech (And Health Investing) Is Bright
Google Slaps $100M Golden Handcuffs On Wildfire To Retain Employees After $350M Acquisition
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