Tag Archives: Founders Fund

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

News & Updates

UK-based BlueMaestro debuted a dishwasher-proof smart pacifier, which has a built-in temperature sensor that will track a baby’s temperature over time. The pacifier transmits information to the parents’ iOS and Android devices through Bluetooth Smart and a companion app. IMS … Continue reading

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Glow, a data company providing health insurance solutions, raised $6M in funding from Founders Fund, Andreessen Horowitz, and several strategic angel investors. The company’s Glow app helps women track their fertility and pregnancy, as well as access a non-profit infertility … Continue reading

News & Updates

Withings, maker of health and wellness monitoring devices and applications, raised $30M in funding, bringing its total funding to date to $33.8M. Key investors include Bpifrance, Idinvest Partners, 360 Capital Partners and Ventech. ConsultingMD, a platform for patients to connect … Continue reading

Personal health prediction startup 100Plus attracts its first investor

Personalized health prediction startup 100Plus announced today that it secured initial funding from Founders Fund and Peter Thiel, founder and former CEO of PayPal and the first investor in Facebook. 100Plus plans to use large clinical datasets and algorithms to … Continue reading

Practice Fusion: Ryan Howard tells (some but not) all

Ryan Howard, the CEO of Practice Fusion, is sitting pretty this week. He just raised another $23m to really expand the company’s free SaaS based EMR–including Founders Fund (yes that’s the Paypal/Facebook guys) buying in to join the early investors … Continue reading