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Christina Farr / Reuters:
Drchrono launches Glass app to help doctors record and store consultations and surgeries   —  Startup launches ‘first wearable health record’ for Google Glass  —  (Reuters) - Google Inc's futuristic eyeglasses are finding their way into hospitals and clinics throughout the United States.
Jun 15, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Christina Farr / Reuters:
Apple tries to lift online sales by cutting refund times in half   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc has cut in half the time it takes to give refunds to online store customers who want to return their iPhones and other gadgets, a small but crucial step to try to get more people to buy direct from its website.
May 12, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Christina Farr / Reuters:
Insight: Apple on medical tech hiring spree, a possible hint of iWatch plans   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc is building a team of senior medical technology executives, raising hackles in the biotechnology community and offering a hint of what the iPhone maker may be planning for its widely expected iWatch and other wearable technology.
May 5, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
HootSuite uses part of its massive $165M round to form a skunkworks (exclusive)   —  For technology behemoths, staying innovative is a constant challenge.  —  Many of these companies are forming internal groups — often referred to as skunkworks — tasked with researching and building innovative products.
Mar 6, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia's language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive)   —  Online education provider TutorGroup has closed a massive $100 million in second round funding from Asia-based investors.  —  VentureBeat has exclusively learned that online shopping juggernaut Alibaba …
Feb 18, 2014, 5:50 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
California regulator tells unapproved coding bootcamps to “seek compliance or be shut down”   —  California regulator seeks to shut down ‘learn to code’ bootcamps  —  Caption: Hackbright Academy and others face hefty fines if they don't comply with regulators
Jan 29, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Coursera debuts its iPhone app to bring you online education on the go   —  Andrew Ng, a co-founder of Coursera, at an IBM research event  —  Coursera appears to be racing ahead of its competition in its quest to bring online education to your smartphone.  —  The Mountain View-based online …
Dec 11, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Yuri Milner is betting big on genetics, pouring millions into GenapSys   —  The latest investment from Russian millionaire and entrepreneur Yuri Milner is in a genetics upstart called GenapSys.  —  Like many other technology investors, Milner is hoping to leverage the plummeting cost of sequencing human genes.
Nov 15, 2013, 5:50 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Intuit brings on ‘big data’ big guns with Level Up Analytics acquisition (exclusive)   —  Level Up Analytics founders Jonathan Goldman, Lucian Vlad Lita, Anu Tewary  —  Dec. 4 - 5, 2013  —  Intuit just acquired Level Up Analytics, a consulting firm run by data scientists …
Oct 23, 2013, 3:45 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Former Ancestry.com execs to launch new genealogy startup YouWho (exclusive)   —  Nov. 12 - 13, 2013  —  Utah is best known for its mountains, Mormon population, and genealogy and family heritage companies.  Ancestry.com is the best known of the bunch, and a U.K. private equity fund …
Oct 10, 2013, 6:50 PMIn context

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