This week: Female Founders Gaining Momentum, Google Debuts New Inbox, Americans With Disabilities Act
Female Founders on an Upward Trend
Funded start ups with a female founder doubled between 2009 and 2014. Find out more about the investment amounts these founders received, where these founders are located, how startups with a female founder fare as they progress from early to later stages, and more data about these companies.
Google Debuts New Inbox for Everyone
Last October, Google introduced a new type of inbox designed to make email organization easier by bundling similar messages like trip information, automatically sending reminders for to-do items, improved search and other features. Inbox is now open to everyone; an invitation is no longer required.
The Americans With Disabilities Act Turns 25
President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act into law on July 26, 1990. As we approach the 25th anniversary of the legislation, learn some of the interesting number facts behind the U.S. population with a disability, as well as the numbers of businesses and organizations providing services to them.