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TwoXar cofounders Andrew M. Radin and Andrew A. Radin

A startup that uses software to discover new drugs just raised $10 million

TwoXar, a startup that uses software to discover new, experimental drugs, just raised $10 million from investors including SoftBank Ventures.

The HQ Trivia-style gaming platform for classrooms just received $17 million from investors including Microsoft

Kahoot has expanded its reach globally, and now says its games platform is being used in more than 50% of American classrooms.
The Black Tux rental garments are higher quality than you'd find at a typical rental store.

The men’s alternative to Rent the Runway is plotting a $30 million expansion to make weddings and job interviews way easier

The Black Tux will open a new warehouse and increase inventory after it found a niche with a better alternative to rented formalwear.
MixMax cofounders, left to right: Brad Vogel, Olof Mathé, and Chanpory Rith

A long commute inspired this former Google Gmail designer to start a profitable email startup with $13.6 million in funding

The commute from Google made him realize he wanted to do something more meaningful.

The rise of Dropbox CEO Drew Houston, who is taking his $10 billion company public years after Steve Jobs said he would destroy it

The founder turned down several prospective buyers in Dropbox's early stages, including a bid from Steve Jobs.
Cornell Tech grad students John Quinn, Noshin Nisa, Kiyan Rajabi, and Carolina Peisch talk before their Startup Studio class.

Inside the Ivy League’s new startup factory — the tech grad school trying to mint the next generation of Mark Zuckerbergs

Over Cornell Tech's six-year history, 40 startups have raised around $32 million in funding.

A New York City startup pays for 2 of its employees to go on vacation every year without spending a dime, thanks to a trick involving Amazon and a cre...

CB Insights pays for its hefty Amazon Web Services bill using a Starwood American Express business credit card, which racks up travel points.

A little-known technology that Fitbit and Apple are exploring could be the answer to healthy eating and peak performance

Glucose monitoring lets people track their blood sugar and see how food affects their body. Normally used by diabetics, the tech may hold promise for others.
Roman founders Rob Schutz, Saman Rahmanian, and Zachariah Reitano, with Thor.

A startup aims to help the 18 million US men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction pay attention to their ‘check-engine light’

Roman, a men's-health startup, connects men with doctors who can prescribe them erectile-dysfunction medication.