6 ground rules for health tech startups

Over the last few years, the four of us (a healthcare-focused venture capitalist, a clinical research manager, a pharma executive, and a doctor turned entrepreneur) have seen numerous first-time health technology startups that think they’re doing everything right — right up until they go bankrupt. It’s easy to underestimate healthcare’s …

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The best video doorbells of 2019 – CNET

The Nest Hello doorbell costs $229. Tyler Lizenby/CNET Editors’ note (April 26, 2019): August has recalled its View Doorbell Camera due to performance issues. Find out more. Video doorbells are a relatively new category in the smart home, but they closely overlap with standard home security cameras. They are, in fact, doorbells …

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How much carbon does our lumber sequester?

Carbon sequestration is generally thought of as locking carbon out of the atmosphere semi-permanently by incorporating it into rocks or forests that are then preserved. But there’s a large cache of carbon in a form that’s not especially permanent: the wood we use in our buildings and other structures. Some …

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3D-printing Dungeons & Dragons’ Monster Manual

Dungeons & Dragons is putting out fine lines of miniatures thanks to partnerships with companies such as WizKids and Gale Force Nine, and a number of third parties offer fantastic products as well. But many role-players enjoy the DIY touch. That’s where 3D printing comes to the table(top). If you …

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