Blloc, a startup that wanted to build a distraction-free smartphone, was just backed by SoftBank and Speedinvest. Here's how its founders pivoted to a productivity app.

In October 2016, Adham Badr and Mladen Hoyss quit their jobs building electric scooters and flew out to China with a one-way ticket. They set out to build a “human-centric” challenger phone to help people focus and be more productive. The pair saw how addicted people had become to their devices and …

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