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UNest Acquires Child Gifting App Littlefund

There’s something to be said for “strength in numbers”… NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — UNest, the breakthrough mobile app that helps parents invest in their children’s future, today announced its acquisition of Littlefund. With the acquisition UNest will accelerate its growth and add new features, including gifting, to its iOS and Android apps. The acquisition …

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Meru Health secured $8.1M led by Foundry Group

Further coverage at: https://www.forbes.com Meru Health raises $8.1M in Funding and Publishes Groundbreaking Research Outcomes SAN MATEO California —​ May 12, 2020 ​— ​Meru Health, an online provider for greater mental health, announced today that it has secured $8.1M in Series A financing led by Foundry Group, Slack, Bold Capital, and Y Combinator. This financing will …

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Learning from nature – the Biomimicry Toolbox

By applying nature’s design lessons, we can create solutions that help support a healthy planet. This digital resource site from the Biomimicry Institute provides a quick-start guide to biomimicry, introducing the core concepts and methods that are essential to successfully incorporate insights from nature into design. Intrigued? Find out more… Biomimicry Toolbox

Gimlet Acquired by Spotify

Before they chose a company name, I was an active listener to Gimlet’s first show “Startup“. I didn’t like the name they chose, but hey, they made out well in the end! https://www.vulture.com/2019/02/spotify-gimlet-media-podcast-deal.html https://mashable.com/article/spotify-acquires-podcast-gimlet-anchor/#tUSi08r8IZqW via Inside.com Spotify ($26B market cap) acquires podcast network and producer Gimlet Media for $230M; also bought Anchor, which provides consumer …

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