Health

Health tech funding snapshot—Bright Health scores $635M; Oak HC/FT invests in behavioral health

Interoperability challenges are a major headache for healthcare organizations. One Tennessee startup is tackling the issue with products that can patch together disparate healthcare systems without extra coding or IT help. The startup, Bridge Connector, scored $5 million in funding led by hedge fund billionaire Jeff Vinik, who owns NHL team Tampa Bay Lightning. Additional funds came […]

Travel

8 Entrepreneurs And Their Startups That Are Shaping Travel Tech

The economic shift towards collaborative consumption is transforming multiple industries, with travel being the vertical that is perhaps most profoundly affected. In 2018 alone, the short-term rental market alone was valued at $169 billion, driving the booming sharing economy forward and acting as a catalyst to an influx of travel technology solutions being introduced into the market –from […]

Travel

The best travel tech for a stress-free holiday

Packing everything you need for your travels is hard enough without all the cables, plugs and power adapters. Photograph: Jaromir Chalabala/Alamy It’s July, the sun’s out and the summer break is almost upon us, which can mean only one thing: it’s holiday time. But holidays no longer mean leaving all your worldly possessions behind. Your […]

Fashion

Accelerating the Future of Fashion – Creatives Deliver Much Needed Tech Disruption

Recent global fashion summits held in Bangladesh and Denmark have demonstrated critical sustainability shortcomings in business models, design and manufacturing processes in fashion. Legacy systems rooted in the old 6-month fashion cycle driven by brands and retailers are now heaving under the strain of new, monthly small batch production orders driven by consumers; with their ever-changing fashion choices in […]