Dario

By Laura Lovett 04:12 pm March 9, 2020
Digital therapeutics company Dario Health Corp named Yadin Shemmer and Adam Stern to the board of directors.  This isn’t Shemmer’s first go-round in digital health. He served as the CEO of medication management platform Mango Health for two years. He also worked at Everyday Health and cofounded Better2Know.  Stern comes from the world of finance. He is currently the CEO of SternAegis Ventures and...
By Laura Lovett 10:25 am September 7, 2018
On-demand behavioral health platform Ginger.io has named Russell Glass as its next CEO. Before taking the job at Ginger.io, Glass was the CEO of a B2B marketing company called Bizo. Glass’ start date is set for Sept. 10.  “As I evaluated my next venture, I wanted to create a positive impact on people’s lives,” Glass said in a statement. “Ginger.io is a perfect fit — a phenomenal team of people...
By Heather Mack 04:59 pm March 27, 2017
Delivering on a promise spoken just last week, DarioHealth announced partnerships today that will allow customers in the United States who use the company’s digital diabetes monitoring system to have their products reimbursed by insurance. All third party insurers were not named, but the company said it had signed alliance agreements with partners across the country who will be able verify...
By Heather Mack 02:33 pm January 12, 2017
Israel-based DarioHealth, makers of a smartphone-connected glucometer, has raised $3 million as part of a definitive agreement for a total aggregate raise of $5.1 million.  Crowdfunding equity platform OurCrowd Qure led the investment round. The company, which has also done business as LabStyle, said it will use the funding to expand the company’s existing markets as well as move into new...
By Jonah Comstock 01:43 pm September 8, 2016
The rumors were true. Apple is ditching the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in favor of headphones that connect via the lightning adapter or wirelessly via Bluetooth. The company argues that the headphone jack is ancient technology whose time has come and that omitting it allows for a thinner and more waterproof device. Critics are upset that they won't be able to use their existing headphones...
By Aditi Pai 12:22 pm March 15, 2016
Israel-based LabStyle Innovations, maker of a smartphone-connected glucometer called Dario, has launched the device in the US, Dario secured its FDA 510(k) clearance in December. "The US is the world's largest market for glucose monitoring and the launch of national availability represents a transformative achievement not only for Dario, but more importantly for users," LabStyle Innovations CEO...
By Aditi Pai 09:33 am August 31, 2015
Israel-based LabStyle Innovations, maker of a smartphone-connected glucometer called Dario, has raised $2.5 million in common stock from Canadian investor Shmuel Farhi and others. This brings the company's total funding to at least $12.5 million. Dario is a small glucose meter that syncs with a companion app. It works with Apple iPhone 5, iPads and iPods and Android devices like the Samsung...
By Aditi Pai 08:32 am April 10, 2014
Israel-based LabStyle Innovations, maker of a smartphone-connected glucometer called Dario, partnered with nutrition app maker FatSecret. Dario is a small glucose meter that syncs with a companion app. It works with Apple iPhone 5, iPads and iPods and Android devices like the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Tab. The app includes a nutrition guide, logbook, insulin calculator and monitoring system. A data...
By Aditi Pai 07:02 am September 23, 2013
Israel-based LabStyle Innovations announced CE mark certification for its smartphone-based glucose monitor Dario, according to a press release. In the coming months, the company will plan a soft launch of Dario in Europe to collect customer feedback and refine its roll-out strategy. In May, LabStyle raised $10 million by common stock and planned to use the money to develop, market and manufacture...