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*****-banking startup Dadi shows fertility tech is for men, too

08.08.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Despite the fact that getting pregnant usually takes two to tango, conversations and solutions in fertility tech often leave out a dance partner: men. That's part of the reason Tom Smith, an entrepreneur and tech veteran of companies including Apple ... ...

Modern Fertility raises $15 million to sell its hormone tests — and gather more fertility data from its users

A fresh $15 million in funding led by Forerunner Ventures should help. Forerunner founder Kirsten Green, who takes a board seat as part of the round, is known for countless savvy bets on a wide number of consumer brands that have taken off with users, from Dollar Shave Club to Bonobos to Glossier. With Forerunner’s ...

Kindbody raises $15M, will open a ‘Fertility Bus’ with mobile testing & assessments

RRE Ventures has backed the New York-based fertility startup. ...

Ten steps to prepare for an exponential future

Jamie Metzl Contributor Share on Twitter Jamie Metzl is a futurist and the author of Hacking Darwin: Genetic Enhancement and the Future of Humanity. More posts by this contributor Is America’s national security Facebook and Google’s problem? **** Sapiens 2.0? We need a species-wide conversation about the future of human genetic enhancement If it feels ...

Smart **** strap: ******** sensor device helps improve ***** count

Fertility doctors often advise men that wearing boxers instead of briefs lowers scrotal temperature and possibly increase ***** count. The CoolMen device takes that idea to the extreme, instrumenting the wearer's testicles with temperature, pulse, and motion sensors while also cupping them in a specific position conducive to coolness. From the Polish start-up CoolTec:

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Future Family secures a $100M credit line to help more families with fertility care

Future Family is a startup (and a Disrupt Startup Battlefield alum!) that helps families more easily afford fertility services like IVF and egg freezing. They work with fertility clinics to get the often unpredictable costs set in stone, then cover said costs and convert them into a more approachable monthly payment plan. But covering those ...

Legacy freezes your ***** so you don’t have to

Legacy is tackling an interesting problem: the reduction of ***** motility as we age. By freezing our *****, this Swiss-based company promises to keep our boys safe and potent as we get older, a consideration that many find vital as we marry and have kids later. Legacy, which exhibited in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin ...

Natural Cycles contraception app told to clarify pregnancy risks

A multi-month investigation by Sweden’s Medical Products Agency into a number of unwanted pregnancies among users of ‘digital contraception’ app Natural Cycles has been closed after the startup agreed to clarify the risk of the product failing. But, on the self-reported data front, the agency said it was satisfied the number of unwanted pregnancies is in line ...