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Jewelbots Friendship Bracelets Make Coding Fun for Teenage Girls

My fondest childhood memories are the countless businesses my best friend Chelsea, and I started. From advertising our dog walking service as her Golden Retrievers dragged us across the neighborhood to The Teen Inside Scoop, (as if we were even a fraction cool enough to give advice), we were raised to believe that we could create anything.

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Meet PillPack: The Pharmacy You'll Want to Tell Your Friends About

The most special part about hosting 33founders is the opportunity to feature startups that are making a tangible difference in the world. PillPack, a pharmacy built for the digital age, is the most recent company I raced to share with my family and friends. Founded by TJ Parker and Elliot Cohen, PillPack is taking the enormous hassle out of calling in, managing and refilling your prescriptions.

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Gin Lane Pioneers the Future of Connected Commerce

What do Warby Parker, Shake Shack, and Micheal Kors have in common? They’ve all partnered with Gin Lane, the digital creative agency powering consumer experiences we immediately text our friends about. Located in Chinatown — an eclectic area that reflects the agency’s reach - Gin Lane works with top brands to create cohesive interactions spanning our mobile, online and physical experiences.

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The Startup Empowering Anyone to Be an Entrepreneur

'I don’t always host interviews, but when I do,' they’re with companies breaking the barriers of entrepreneurship. You’re probably wondering why I started today’s post with a commercial I’m not nearly funny enough to reference. Taking that I’m typically the only person who laughs at my jokes you have a right to be curious.

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The Ghost of a Good Night Sleep

Whether it be your favorite Soul Cycle class, your morning cupcake (dessert lovers unite!) or the Netflix show you crave through work we each have rituals that can make or break our days. Two of mine are getting eight hours of sleep and collecting Christmas pajama sets. Thus it's no surprise that I was naturally attracted to the work Casper is doing to maximize the 26 years we spend in bed.

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9 Tips to Simplify UX

The first time Chase showed me a mock up of our homepage I told him it looked great and that I was excited see the final product at the end of the week. Eager to see the new design, I was disappointed that the new features weren’t up on Friday and shocked that they would take a few weeks to implement.

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Designing for Longevity

Remember that dancing banana app that sings peanut butter jelly time? No? Exactly, because I’m probably the only person who downloaded it, only to delete it moments after opening. My experience with the dancing banana app is the first thing that...

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