Check out Founders Network members making headlines in this week’s member news roundup. Founders Network offers peer mentorship for over 500 tech startup founders. To learn more about FN, please visit www.foundersnetwork.com
Solomon Hykes announced that Docker bought cloud service startup Orchard (via Jordan Novet, VentureBeat). Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications, whether on laptops, data center VMs, or the cloud.
Linden Tibbets Startup IFTTT announced their new Nike+ Channel (via Brenda Barron, VentureBeat). IFTTT is a service that lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement: if this then that.
Jeremy Almond announced his PayStand Platform is driving Bitcoin donations for candidates (via Marketwired). PayStand makes it delightfully simple for anyone to sell or receive money online – directly on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Blogs or any Website.
Kourosh Pasapour‘s startup PersonalRN won the Box Collaboration Prize (via Livestrong Blog). PersonalRN runs a mobile health application designed to provide cancer-specific information which is personalized and relevant to the needs of patients and caregivers.
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