How This Founder Is Creating ‘Moneyball’ For Injuries

May 8, 2017

Founder Phil Wagner believes he’s uncovered the secrets for minimizing athletic injuries while maximizing performance.

By Jeff Bercovici. This article originally appeared in Inc.

Phil Wagner is a man who believes in controlling his physiological responses, not letting them control him. Each night, he uses a technique called coherence training to harmonize his heart rate […]

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500 Startups’ Global Ventures Run Into Headwinds

January 13, 2017

Investment funds in Nordic countries, Russia and India are shelved while China deals slow down

This article originally appeared in the Wall Street Journal on January 5, 2017.

Dave McClure of 500 Startups is ready to conquer the world. But not all of the world is prepared for his venture-investing strategy.

With some […]

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Machine Translation: Beyond Babel

January 6, 2017

Computer Translations Have Got Strikingly Better, But Still Need Human Input

This article originally appeared within the Technology Quarterly on The Economist, January 5, 2017.

IN “STAR TREK” it was a hand-held Universal Translator; in “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” it was the Babel Fish popped conveniently into the ear. In science fiction, […]

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This Man Built A VR App To Cure His Fear Of Spiders

October 17, 2016

By Seth Fiegerman. This article originally appeared on CNN Money, October 16, 2016.

They say entrepreneurs need to embrace fear, but Tim Suzman may have taken that maxim a little too literally.

After watching venture capitalists and tech companies invest in virtual reality products in early 2015, Suzman decided to build one of his own. Other […]

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