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Diapers.com co-founder to launch a new digital publication without gimmicks, stunts or click bait

Vinit Bharara is known for co-founding Diapers.com, an online retailer catering to tired moms and dads who liked the convenience of diapers, wipes and baby formula being delivered to their home. The New Jersey-based parent company, Quidsi, which has since expanded into other verticals, like pet goods on Wag.com and toys on Yoyo.com, was acquired by Amazon for $550… Read More

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Gotta go: Founders of Amazon-owned Diapers.com quit

After spending years helping parents change diapers, Marc Lore and Vinit Bharara have decided it’s time for their own change — not diapers, but careers. The co-founders of Amazon-owned Quidsi have left the company, the Wall Street Journal reported this afternoon. The Quidsi “About Us” page still lists the founders bios, although an automated-reply sent back to the… Read More

The Intimacy Dress 2.0

Nerd Notes: Big Macs and the economy, a dress that responds to sexual arousal, moth pilots and more

Editor’s Note: Nerd Notes is GeekWire’s roundup of random geekiness from around the globe. Moths that can drive — You’ve seen a dog skateboard, a cockatoo dance, and a monkey ride a pig, but have you ever seen a moth drive a robot car? That’s what I thought. Three Japanese researchers in Tokyo built a trackball-guided robotic vehicle that… Read More