STARTUPS

If you can dream it, someone’s probably creating an app for it.

A Nespresso Machine for Whiskey

Bespoken Spirits claims it can reproduce the taste of barrel-aged booze in days.

Cincinnati’s Secret Sauce to Help Minority Businesses Succeed

This Midwestern city is succeeding at turning medium-sized minority businesses into massively successful ones.

The Inconvenient Truth About the Ed Tech Boom

The sector's biggest boys are gobbling up most of the investment — and could soon be chomping on their smaller rivals.

How to Confront Racism in Philanthropy

Aaron T Walker, founder of Camelback Ventures, which serves as an accelerator for underrepresented founders, is taking big foundations to school about racial equity.

OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Last Unicorn Standing: Can This Self-Driving Innovator Survive?

The granddaddies of the auto industry are buying up self-driving firms.

A Power Couple With a $50M Venture Fund for the Overlooked

Candice Matthews Brackeen and Brian Brackeen fell in love at an event for Black tech entrepreneurs and then formed a powerful new venture fund for people of color.

Why Insurers Are Daring to Run at Even Bigger Risks

A wave of upstart insurers are trying to solve the industry's greatest risk.

She Is Putting the Black Dollar to Work

Jewel Burks Solomon is investing in Black entrepreneurs when others won't.

Open Source Moves From Rebel to Mainstream

Open-source software has an image of radicalism.

How Soap Saved My Life

Suicidal after Afghanistan, Navy Corpsman Max Moore decided to do something sweet.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

How No-Code Tools Open Startups for Everyone

Launching tech startups has long been tough and expensive unless founders knew coding.

Eco Miles: How to Get Free Coffee Just for Taking the Train to Work

This app rewards commuters for the money and time they’ve invested into getting to work.

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