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This Startup is a One Stop Solution for Websites to Become ADA Compliant

One in four American adults – that’s 61 million people – suffer from some form of disability. People with disabilities generally have a hard time using the web. The reason for this stems from website owners and companies with an online presence failing to take the necessary steps to make their websites accessible to people with disabilities.Domino’s was sued by a blind person who wasn’t able to order food on both their website and mobile app. The pizza giant lost the case, which went all the way up to the Supreme Court, because it violated that person’s rights under the …

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Comcast Ventures Holiday Gift Guide

All of us at Comcast Ventures would like to wish you and your loved ones a Happy Holiday season. After a year like 2020, we all deserve a little something special. Shop from our CV Gift Guide featuring special discounts from our portfolio companies and their founders. Unless otherwise noted, the deals are good through January 31, 2021 but some supplies are limited, so get your holiday shopping done early. BluelandAvoid the supermarket rush for cleaning products and plastic bottles that end up polluting our oceans.Blueland is reimagining cleaning products to be better for your home and our planet. The team would …

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THE YES founder and e-commerce expert, Julie Bornstein, sheds lights on the future of retail

THE YES founder and e-commerce expert, Julie Bornstein, sheds light on the future of retailBornstein launched the new women’s shopping platform THE YES, alongside co-founder and Google alum Amit Aggarwal in May of 2020, in the middle of a pandemic when just about everything, including shopping, was virtual. With a resume including Chief Operating Officer of Stitch Fix, Chief Digital Officer of Sephora, and credited for launching Nordstrom and Urban Outfitters e-commerce websites, we believed that if someone was going to transform e-commerce, it would be Bornstein.THE YES platform was created to revolutionize the online shopping experience using machine …

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Nomad Redefines Home Buying in Europe and the Middle East

She dropped out of grad school at Stanford to transform the massive real estate market in Europe and the Middle East. Now Co-Founder and CEO of Nomad Homes, Helen Chen, is living proof that following your passion is one of the building blocks of success.Born in Palo Alto, California, Nomad Homes is a digital real estate platform that helps home seekers buy and rent residential real estate. The company just launched in its first city, Dubai, United Arab Emirates last month.A passion for real estateIt all started with Chen’s passion for real estate — which dates back to …

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