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Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
UCSF and Cardiogram study: Apple Watch can detect hypertension with 82% accuracy and sleep apnea with 90% accuracy using Cardiogram's deep neural network   —  A new study out from health startup Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) suggests wearables like the Apple Watch …
Nov 14, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Fitbit beats estimates as Q3 revenue grew 44.5% YoY to $393M but posts a net loss of $113M, in wake of Fitbit Ionic's October 1 debut   —  It seems Fitbit is only slightly benefitting from the news of its new products — particularly the Fitbit Ionic device.
Nov 1, 2017, 5:40 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Robert Scoble has allegedly continued to sexually harass women after going sober   —  Venture capitalists Dave McClure, Justin Caldbeck and Chris Sacca, SoFi CEO Mike Cagney and a top Uber engineer have all been accused of sexual impropriety in the last six months as a growing number of women …
Oct 21, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Apple and Cochlear partner to introduce the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor hearing implant, which works directly with iOS devices rather than via an app   —  Apple has teamed up with Australian-based Cochlearto bring iPhone users the first made for iPhone Cochlear implant.
Jul 26, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Lyft announces it is opening Level 5 Engineering Center in Palo Alto to develop its own “open self-driving system”   —  Lyft is betting the future of the road centers on sharing autonomous vehicles.  It aims to be at the forefront of that technology with a new self-driving division …
Jul 21, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Comma.ai announces Panda, an $88 OBDII dongle that records car performance data, cloud dashcam app Chffr, and Cabana software to interpret collected data   —  George Hotz, aka geohot, is fidgeting in his living room, wearing dark shades and a giant comma on his t-shirt as he shows …
Jul 7, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Digital pharmacy startup ScriptDash rebrands as Alto, raises $23M Series B led by Greenoaks Capital for nationwide expansion   —  Digital pharmacy startup ScriptDash is getting a new name today, along with $23 million in Series B financing.  The startup will now go by Alto to reflect its intention to go beyond just delivery.
Jun 14, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Online review startup Podium raised $32M Series A, led by Accel Partners with GV, Summit Partners, and Y Combinator participating   —  Podium, a Utah-based enterprise software company specializing in customer review management has pulled in an over-subscribed $32 million Series A round, led by Accel Partners.
May 9, 2017, 3:55 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Gig, a car-sharing app made by roadside assistance service AAA, launches in Bay Area, is like Zipcar but doesn't require cars be returned at specific locations   —  Gig, a new car-sharing app created by the emergency roadside assistance service AAA rolled out to the Bay Area today.
May 1, 2017, 1:10 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Utah-based online market research platform Qualtrics raises $180M at a $2.5B valuation   —  That Qualtrics IPO many have been expecting is on hold for now.  The online market research platform has just raised its third round for $180 million at a whopping $2.5 billion valuation.
Apr 12, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context

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