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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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'Compostmodern' fertilizes the creative mind

editor's notebook S.F. confab devoted to sustainable design attempts to get the good ideas growing.

By Jan. 24, 2011

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Wastewater-to-fertilizer plant captures nutrients

Venture-backed Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies to open a facility that converts wastewater from sewage treatment plants into fertilizer while reducing nutrient run-off.

By May. 23, 2010

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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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Ocean fertilization firm Climos gains financial backing

Start-up Climos, which wants to experiment with large plankton blooms to mitigate climate change, gets $3.5 million from Braemar Energy Ventures.

By Mar. 5, 2008

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Soccer shoes that fertilize the field

A soccer cleat that fixes the field as you play.

By Oct. 8, 2007