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10% Percent Happier (f/k/a Change Collective)

on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 19:39

Interested in meditation, but allergic to woo-woo?

Learn how to meditate with this clear, easy to use, step by step guide.

Despite its PR problem, mindfulness meditation is a simple, secular, scientifically-validated exercise for your brain. Meditation is no panacea, but it can make you 10% Happier.

In his #1 New York Times Bestselling book 10% Happier, ABC News anchor Dan Harris explores how his on-air panic attack in 2004 prompted him to search for a way to defang the voice in his head. He found meditation, and it's helped him be less yanked around by his emotions.

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on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 16:12

CheckiO is the game for coders and gamers.

We build a new gaming experience where a player has an extra resource - coding. Thus we engage people into learning how to code by immersing them fully in gaming experience and erasing the boundaries between gaming and coding.

Fancred (closed)

on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 16:04

Founded in August 2012 Hossein Kash Razzaghi, Jeremy Merle, and Craig Johnson, and Michael Pan, Fancred's mission is to unite the world's sports fans by creating a new way to consume sports information and interact with other fans and members of their community.

Fashion Project (acq'd)

on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 16:01

Fashion Project is the first designer shopping experience featuring exclusive apparel, shoes and accessories that are generously donated by style icons, celebrities and philanthropists from around the world. The majority of each sale is donated to charity.

Careport Health (acq'd)

on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 15:55

Careport Health is a company dedicated to networking patients with helpful post-hospital treatment. The company helps direct patients and family to learn about what type of care they may need, and what to expect during recovery, after filling in basic patient information. Patients can then search for post-hospital care providers and book care through Careport Health's software. Hospitals can link into Careport Health's network to help evaluate and manage patients, and connect them with the post-hospital care they will need.