Blood test promises to help you stall old age

Blood test promises to help you stall old age

Posted by: on Jan 29, 2015 | No Comments

Capitalizing on the culture’s growing obsession with health-monitoring through tech, a fitness-tracking company promises that its latest creation allows users to literally defy aging.

Google Ventures’ chief Bill Maris believes life science and health are tech’s most exciting sectors

Google Ventures’ chief Bill Maris believes life science and health are tech’s most exciting sectors

Posted by: on Jan 15, 2015 | No Comments

Google Ventures, the investment arm tasked with spending the search giant’s billions on exciting new companies, released its annual report last night. Interestingly, the majority of its money did not go into the areas of consumer internet services, mobile apps, and enterprise software that Google is best known for. Instead, of the $1.6 billion it has under management, it put a whopping 35 percent of its new bets in 2014 into the category of life sciences and health, way up from less than 10 percent in the two years prior.