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Monday Aug 11 | Re/code

In Latest Health Play, Founders Fund Bets Software Can Lower Self-Insurance Costs

A new San Mateo, Calif., company wants to make it cheaper and easier for small firms to tap into the savings of self-funded health insurance.

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Related Topix: Startups, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA, Health Insurance, Health

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Slashdot

Transatomic Power Receives Seed Funding From Founders Fund Science

From the article: "The Founders Fund is the firm behind some of the more successful Internet startups out there including Facebook, Yammer and Spotify, but also some science-focused companies such as Climate Corporation, Space-X and satellite startup Planet Labs.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

PE Hub

Practice Fusion scoops up Telemedicine startup Ringadoc

Electronic medical records management company Practice Fusion announced it has acquired Ringadoc for an undisclosed amount.

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Related Topix: Practice Fusion, Medicine, Startups

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Re/code

Going Nuclear! Founders Fund Plugs $2 Million Into Transatomic.

Founders Fund has made its first investment through FF Science, its new allocation for early-stage science ventures, putting $2 million into Transatomic Power .

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Related Topix: Startups, Nuclear Energy, Cambridge, MA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

GigaOM

Science is the new cleantech in the Valley but without the righteousness

I get slightly annoyed when articles come out bemoaning how Silicon Valley hasn't been tackling hard problems .

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, NASA, Startups

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Re/code

Founders Fund Forms "FF Science" in Search of Startups Tackling Hard Problems

Founders Fund famously knocks the short-term mindset of Silicon Valley in its motto: "We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters."

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Related Topix: Startups, Slide

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