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fertility

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Trying to get pregnant? Fertility, fitness apps team up to help

Glow, the app founded by Max Levchin that helps women trying to conceive, announces a partnership with popular app MyFitnessPal to try to increase the odds of conception.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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PayPal founder takes on the fertility industry with Glow

"Having babies is a moral imperative for the human race. What's been missing for people who can't is data and financial arbitrage," says Glow founder Max Levchin.

By May. 29, 2013

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'HAXLR8R' grads show off robot, fertility monitor

The first batch of graduates from hardware accelerator HAXLR8R demo their prototypes for CNET correspondent Sumi Das. See the gadgets these startups hope will be on your wish list in the months ahead.

Jun. 19, 2012

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High-tech 'fertility chip' measures sperm count, motility

A Dutch researcher says the chip makes it possible for men to check their fertility in their home environment using a new test that's both simple and inexpensive.

By Oct. 29, 2011

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Gizmo gauges gals' fertility--20,000 times a day

Researchers in the U.K. unveil the DuoFertility Monitor, which they say shows how fertile a woman is at any given moment with 99 percent accuracy.

By Aug. 19, 2009

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A new kind of family plan: fertility phone

NTT DoCoMo fertility phone

By Oct. 30, 2006

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3D video of sperm could help docs spot strong swimmers

By generating a progressive series of holograms, scientists can watch sperm move and look for structural anomalies that make them less viable, helping to improve odds during in vitro fertilization.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Full-moon curse lifted? Looks like dusty mirrors are to blame

Researchers explain why reflectors left on the moon 40 years ago aren't cooperating when it comes to returning laser beams meant to measure the orb's distance from Earth.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on harnessing hurricanes and using data to get pregnant

Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal, Stripe, and most recently Glow, has visions for the future of technology that are both incredible and totally out there.

By Aug. 1, 2013