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EdTech Startup: Meet KiraKira

EdTech Startup: Meet KiraKira

Ooh, we really like this company! San Francisco based startup KiraKira was recently named as one of the top 10 Emerging Education Startups by Launch Festival—plus it has an impressive number of female employees (hint: all of them). The startups…
Wearable Tech Startup: Meet Moov

Wearable Tech Startup: Meet Moov

There are a lot of fitness wearables out there, but what impressed us about this one is that it is functional across so many different sports. We talked with Erick McAfee from the Moov team to learn more about their…
Wearable Tech: Meet JUNE

Wearable Tech: Meet JUNE

We’re so excited to tell you more about the JUNE bracelet, an example of a beautiful piece of wearable tech that we have been talking about since it came out. It’s a wearable that aims to help women monitor and…
Wearable Tech Startup: Meet Owlet

Wearable Tech Startup: Meet Owlet

This startup has created a wearable that helps solve a real problem. Meet the Owlet, a smart sock for babies that helps to monitor their breathing. Owlet was recently named the Best Startup at CES 2016 (!) and also was…
Branding // Wearable Tech Founder’s Series, Part Four

Branding // Wearable Tech Founder’s Series, Part Four

In this fourth installment of our series featuring a behind-the-scenes look at building a wearable tech brand, Karol Muñoz, lead designer and co-founder of wearable tech startup Luma Legacy talks about creating brand value for a fashion tech company through positioning and personality. Important stuff!
Wearable Tech Startup: Meet SOLS

Wearable Tech Startup: Meet SOLS

Consumers may have heard of 3D printed shoes, but 3D printed insoles? They’re here! SOLS is a wearable tech startup that uses biometric technology and 3D printing to create custom insoles–and that is just the beginning of their plan. We…