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1 year ago

A company that sells technology to help the elderly maintain their independence.

3,187
9 months ago

This is a startup that wants to bring restaurant table reservations to the web. The startup works with restaurants and offers a way for them to provide table reservations via the web. They’re looking to partner with companies who have a big customer base but have been slow to adopt technology.

308
5 months ago

This startup wants to help organizations get to know their employees better. It works by having employees log in once a day, and review their own and their manager’s performance on a dashboard.

286
1 year ago

A technology that offers a way to pay bills online.

238
2 years ago

An API that helps businesses and websites get an overview of how often people log in.

196
8 months ago

A startup focused on developing new materials and technologies for the 3D printing industry. The startup is building a 3D printing machine that prints metal, glass, ceramic and plastic materials.

195
2 years ago

Custom holograms for marketing campaigns, allowing companies to create holograms of their logo or product that can be used for promotions, company events, or even as stickers to mark employees in the office

184
2 years ago

A company that helps teachers who don’t have access to iPads and other education technology tools.

184
10 months ago

A way to remotely monitor/control smart technologies using a mobile app.

184
2 years ago

A company that builds an online platform for users to create business cards with their company's name and logo.

172
1 year ago

A platform for keeping an eye on police in your neighborhood. The technology does not yet exist, but the startup is looking to build it and get it to market.

171
2 years ago

A startup that offers a service that allows users to have a face-to-face conversation with a psychologist for $25

166
2 years ago

A startup that uses affordable technology to help farmers in India learn to use technology to make better decisions

154
8 months ago

An autonomous electric vehicle technology company.

153
2 years ago

The list, in reverse-chronological order.

152
2 years ago

A startup focusing on the supply chain and logistics for the cannabis industry

150
1 year ago

A company that creates smart home accessories and technology for people who don’t want to deal with the technology themselves.

146
1 year ago

A mobile app that creates a single login for all of your internet accounts. The company is focused on developing a solution that is secure and easy to use. The startup is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy to use. The company is focused on creating a solution that is safe and easy

145
2 years ago

This startup is building a platform for American farmers to sell their goods to consumers worldwide. The startup aims to use a mix of digital store fronts and technology to deliver to consumers in countries like India and China, where the rural population has been growing.

143
2 years ago

If you’re a food blogger, you need to know how to cook. The startup helps you do just that with a workflow that allows you to take photos of food you’re cooking and then create a recipe card that you can share with your readers.

140
1 year ago

A technology company that offers remote support for small businesses. It has the potential to impact millions of small businesses.

140
1 year ago

A game that uses blockchain technology to make it easier for users to bet on the NFL

140
1 year ago

A toolkit that helps people avoid the pitfalls of modern technology and stay connected to their loved ones.

137
2 years ago

A logistics company building an app to let consumers plan their own personal deliveries with the help of a robot.

136
2 years ago

A data science startup focused on building machine learning solutions for the shipping and logistics industry. The company helps companies identify patterns in their data and build predictive models to improve operational efficiency.

135
1 year ago

A startup that sells a USB-connected device that allows you to remotely control your home’s lights and television, and allow users to launch and log into apps on their phones.

134
2 years ago

A technology company that helps insurance companies manage claims, follow up with patients and reduce fraud.

131
2 years ago

A tool that helps users log in to computers via a voice command

130
1 year ago

A genealogy app, marrying family trees and genealogy.

130
1 year ago

This startup is building a startup incubator for technology startups in China.

130
1 year ago

An e-commerce platform for the fashion industry. They say that their technology can help fashion brands save billions of dollars in handling admin tasks.

130
1 year ago

Working with healthcare systems and pharmaceutical companies, Aptara is providing a platform to help hospitals optimize the clinical processes they use across a range of different technologies.

129
2 years ago

This company is building technology that combines the best practices of the world’s ride-sharing companies into a single platform.

127
1 year ago

A platform for small businesses to publish, organize, and send their blog posts directly to their subscribers’ inboxes.

127
2 years ago

A software that automates the process of taking high-quality photos of products for online stores and catalogs

126
2 years ago

A startupging platform that lets users manage multiple blogs in one place.

126
2 years ago

A device that allows workers to log their time and expenses on their phones, and share with their employer.

125
2 years ago

A web-based platform for financial planning, with an AI that helps users make better financial decisions through behavioral psychology.

125
2 years ago

A news aggregator for the legal industry, using a combination of legal news, blogs, and a Wikipedia-like reference library to stay on top of legal news.

125
1 year ago

A technology platform that helps doctors make more personal connections with patients through a network of “health coaches.”

125
2 years ago

A company whose goal is to bring better health to all people, leveraging emerging technologies to help people get more out of their health care.

124
2 years ago

This startup has created an out of office messaging app that lets you send all of your team members an email with a message and a URL to a video recording that you’ve made. The app is all about helping small teams manage their in-person workflow and avoid technology-driven distractions.

123
2 years ago

A platform that allows businesses to send out automated emails from a customer service representative. The company is building the technology to replace the phone call.

123
2 years ago

It’s an app that helps couples make a “perfect marriage”. It uses AI to optimize the relationship using a combination of data and psychology.

122
1 year ago

A startup that allows developers to easily develop apps for blockchain technologies and ICOs.

122
2 years ago

A platform for forging relationships between people and businesses through technology and entertainment events.

121
2 years ago

A social media site for bloggers, with the goal of helping people find the most interesting content and share it with their friends.

121
2 years ago

A technology that helps retailers track customer activity from the moment a customer opens the door to the moment they leave.

121
2 years ago

If you own a home in the US, you can log into an app and see what the utilities are costing you in real time. However, the founders say that households throughout the world can benefit from a similar application.

121
1 year ago

An ATM that lets people log in with a fingerprint to get their card.

121
2 years ago

This startup aims to make it easier for people to take pictures of their food, and to turn them into a food blog.

120
2 years ago

A health care technology company that wants to build a device that can measure your body’s cortisol levels to determine your stress levels.

120
2 years ago

A startup that uses a combination of machine learning, chatbot technology, and artificial intelligence to provide real-time intelligence for corporate clients.

120
2 years ago

A technology that helps companies collaborate and communicate with one another. The startup is currently making $36,000 per month from two customers.

120
1 year ago

A startup that helps you find a ride share for a trip by using a variety of technology to help you choose a car that’s right for you. The startup has raised $3.5 million in two rounds of funding.

120
1 year ago

The company is building a single-sign-on tool for small and medium-sized enterprises, helping them manage multiple logins for different services.

120
2 years ago

Media startups are often built on the back of a single product, such as Skype or YouTube. The company’s founders say its technology can help companies figure out whether a new product is worth the investment.

119
2 years ago

A “cool” conference that focuses on both thought leadership and new technological trends.

119
2 years ago

A pet tracking technology that lets you see where your dog is, even when they’re asleep

119
2 years ago

This startup helps employees gain access to their employer’s network and resources without logging in. It’s an employee portal that connects to the company’s own servers to provide a unified sign-on.

119
2 years ago

A company that wants to make it easy for large companies to take advantage of technology and automation to save money, while still ensuring employees have access to human resources, benefits, and security.

119
2 years ago

A mobile app that connects people to other travelers and hosts. The startup wants to use technology to make the world’s hotels and hostels more efficient and make it easier for people to find a place to stay.

119
1 year ago

 A music streaming service that doesn’t limit users to its own catalog.

119
6 months ago

A platform that lets you create and share holograms. The startup aims to “let you share, collaborate and create in 3D”.

119
2 years ago

A platform for sharing and tracking all of your fitness activities. The company developed a stand-alone iOS app called MyFitnessPal in 2011, which has over 150 million users worldwide. In 2017, they launched the fitness tracking and calorie logging platform Fitbit.

116
2 years ago

Web-based technology for managing and publishing content across all of a business’s digital channels.

116
2 years ago

A startup that wants to put technology in the hands of complete beginners, in order to teach them how to use the internet.

116
2 years ago

A platform that helps improve the user experience of customer support and sales. The company wants to help companies make better use of the technology they have.

116
1 year ago

A technology that helps employees plan and execute their work better, in real time.

116
1 year ago

An enterprise solution for managing the logistics and inventory of your supply chain.

116
2 years ago

A self-driving car platform for developers and auto manufacturers. The startup wants to make it easy for carmakers to integrate self-driving technology into their vehicles.

115
2 years ago

A real estate technology company that helps agents across the country with their home shopping and marketing needs.

115
2 years ago

This company wants to help retail and e-commerce businesses in China with logistics and shipping.

115
2 years ago

This is a tool for people who want to get paid to write content for others, and it’s built on the WordPress platform. It lets people write blog posts, copywriting articles, or any other type of content for clients.

114
2 years ago

A company that uses a patented optical-recognition technology to read barcodes and replace QR codes.

114
2 years ago

A digital technology platform that helps companies build and manage a single, unified customer database for customer relationship management. The company combines the best features of CRM software with the functionality of a customer relationship management platform.

114
2 years ago

A technology that helps companies understand what customers are looking at on their mobile devices.

114
2 years ago

A startup that pairs freelance designers with clients to create logos, websites, and more

113
2 years ago

A logistics marketplace for e-commerce companies. The startup wants to help buyers and sellers find each other, and has already paired up with a few major retailers.

113
1 year ago

A platform where people can get paid for vlogging, drawing, or creating content.

113
2 years ago

A San Francisco-based startup that wants to help you build your own customized products, from custom business cards to custom furniture. The startup is building a catalog of products, and shipping internationally.

112
2 years ago

Leading-edge technology company that offers software and services to help Internet companies manage their content, protecting them from copyright infringement and piracy.

112
2 years ago

New York City-based startup that helps schools manage their online course catalogs and payments.

112
2 years ago

A way to let people crowdsource their ideas (like Kickstarter) from the comfort of their home, where they can focus on the creative process without having to deal with logistics.

111
2 years ago

This startup, which is a subsidiary of a government agency in Brazil, is focused on building technology to provide transparency into the country’s elections.

110
2 years ago

Polldaddy is an app that allows users to make polls, collect data, and share the results. It works with most social media and blogging platforms.

110
2 years ago

A company that wants to help hospitals build better technology. It's building cloud software that allows nurses to prioritize patient care, use a shared calendar, communicate with doctors, and more.

110
2 years ago

A crowd-funded project to bring the benefits of underfloor heating and cooling to the underdeveloped world. The startup’s founders came up with the concept for a client-focused project as a way to combine the technology with other humanitarian efforts.

110
2 years ago

A company that creates technology that can detect defects in products before they're shipped to customers.

110
1 year ago

A B2B startup that aims to solve the problem of processing and logging of data for companies looking to start up a new retail bank. The company says it’s already working with a few banks on prototypes.

110
1 year ago

A platform that uses machine learning to create customizable Google authentication for access to services, using the logins of all your Google accounts.

110
2 years ago

A company that’s building a detailed map of the world’s supply chains, put together using new satellite technologies. The startup wants to create a more efficient and transparent supply chain for all manufacturers.

109
1 year ago

A startup that provides professional services for marketing, design, and technology to brands that want to set up their own online storefronts.

109
2 years ago

A company that creates holographic cards that work like a magic trick.

108
2 years ago

Localized and hand-curated content for small businesses, such as a website’s homepage, blog, and store.

108
2 years ago

This is a water filtration system that claims to remove 99.9% of all bacteria, viruses, and cysts, using FOSS technology.

108
1 year ago

“The world’s largest decentralized flight management system”, helping pilots and air traffic control systems coordinate location and navigate flights. The startup says that its technology is already replacing “50% of an airline’s total operations” with a fleet of more than 30,000 aircraft.

108
2 years ago

A tool to help get the word out about an activist group’s actions, like a call to action or a march. The startup’s slogan is: “There’s more to activism than Facebook.”

107
2 years ago

A clean water startup that wants to help rural areas access their own clean water. The startup currently has a beta version of their product in the Amazon rain forest and plans to launch a crowdfunding campaign for their water technology in 2021.

107
2 years ago

An online shopping marketplace that uses mobile payment technology to allow customers to buy and sell items from their smartphones.

107
1 year ago

An eco-friendly conference for startups, focused on innovation, sustainability and technology.

107
2 years ago

A financial technology company that helps retail clients with business expenses and operations.

106
2 years ago

Part of a $100 million venture fund that’s investing in food technology startups, including a company that’s building a delivery service for food, and another that’s building a delivery network for food.

106
1 year ago

An online video learning platform for people to watch other people work on different technologies.

106
1 year ago

This startup is producing the next generation of technologies that can detect and remove water in buildings to prevent mold, bacteria, and other harmful microbes from growing.

106
1 year ago

A company that uses data and technology to help companies sell to businesses like investors.

106
2 years ago

A digital library that combines the cataloging and searching of books with the ability to buy and donate books.

105
2 years ago

A technology company providing a way to help companies manage employees’ expenses and track their compliance.

105
2 years ago

A platform for creating individualized content in bulk. It helps small businesses create advertising campaigns through its machine learning based technology

105
2 years ago

A startup that sells modular smart-home devices aimed at delivering better ‘integrated’ home technology.

105
2 years ago

A digital product that allows users to create, share, and remix their favorite songs. The startup is working on its own proprietary technology that will help music creators and artists track their songs, and manage their royalties.

104
2 years ago

"Idea 2.0 is a tool for entrepreneurs to help them learn about new technologies in the market and network together. It’s the Uber of technology conferences. The conference is in its second year and has had over 1,000 attendees and 300+ speakers from 45 countries. The conference’s format is based on the model of Airbnb, where the host gets to pick the guests. The guest list is highly curated and the speakers are handpicked by the company’s CEO. The conference has been very well received by attendees and has been named a Top 10 conference in the US in 2018.

104
2 years ago

A place to go to get the latest news on emerging technologies, like drones, 3D printing, and robotics.

104
2 years ago

An ad tech company that’s building a new technology that they say has the potential to significantly change the way digital advertising is purchased and sold. The company’s technology has the potential to revolutionize the digital advertising market by giving advertisers complete control of their ad campaigns, directly from their desktop and mobile devices.

104
2 years ago

A mobile payment platform that partners with existing retailers to offer secure, easy payment solutions. Its technology is based on the QR code, and the company says its product is more secure than the current “contactless” payment methods.

103
2 years ago

A platform to enable a “smart pool”. The startup is building technology that allows for robotic pool maintenance so pool owners don’t have to spend hours performing maintenance tasks.

103
2 years ago

A company building advanced text messaging technology that turns your phone into a series of touch buttons and sensors. It’s supposed to help you take advantage of the latest machine learning and sensor technology.

103
2 years ago

A startup that helps companies with their HR technology, from recruitment to onboarding to payroll.

103
2 years ago

A platform that helps companies with their logistics needs, such as getting licenses, shipping, and managing customer orders.

103
2 years ago

This startup is building a telepresence technology that allows you to virtually work from home.

103
2 years ago

An independent record label, with a roster of artists that include The album "Fizzy Logic" was produced by the music app Bandzoogle.

103
2 years ago

A startup that develops wearable technology for runners. The company is selling a smartwatch that tracks things like pace, distance, and calories burned.

103
2 years ago

This company, which is now a subsidiary of software giant IBM, is trying to make enterprise software simpler for smaller organizations. They have a new product called “Navigator”, which is designed to help organizations of all sizes (from a startup with 3 people to a Fortune 100 company) navigate the complex technology stack they have today.

103
1 year ago

A real-time sales intelligence platform that helps retailers, manufacturers, and distributors manage orders and optimize logistics.

103
2 years ago

A startup that wants to help teachers use technology in the classroom

102
2 years ago

A technology company that takes photo and video content, and makes it into a product that can be resold as an image or video stock. They’re also developing a platform to enable photo and video creatives to get paid for their work

102
2 years ago

A software company that helps real estate agents deal with new technologies like digital photography and online marketing.

102
1 year ago

VR-based technology that lets people experience things like medical and scientific procedures in virtual reality.

102
2 years ago

This startup is building an app that helps people design their own personalized delivery drones. The drones will be powered by the startup’s own solar-powered drone charging technology.

101
2 years ago

A tool that helps you adapt to new technologies quickly and easily.

101
2 years ago

A startup that conducts research on the effects of technology on society, and then works with companies and government to find solutions

100
2 years ago

A startup that wants to empower employees to make their own technology decisions, rather than giving them a limited set of options.

100
2 years ago

A startup that builds software for managing technology and data for colleges. The company claims to have over $6 million in monthly recurring revenue, and counts Dow Jones as one of its customers.

100
2 years ago

Founded by two former McKinsey consultants, Talent App is a startup that helps companies find the best candidates for roles using ATS technology. Talent App is a membership-based service that includes features like a powerful candidate analytics tool, a job board, and insights into candidate behavior.

100
2 years ago

A patent-pending technology that allows companies to build a “firewall” between their corporate networks and the internet, to protect data from unauthorized access.

100
1 year ago

This company hopes to help businesses get a better sense of their operations, especially when it comes to their supply chains and logistics.

100
1 year ago

A logistics platform for food-delivery services. The startup’s founders are now working with a number of food and beverage companies in the Bay Area, including Temescal Brewing.

100
2 years ago

A startup that uses an IoT platform to automatically manage the delivery of goods in the same way that Amazon and Uber do. Founded in early 2019, they’re currently in talks with logistics companies in the US, Canada and Mexico.

99
2 years ago

A company that provides AI-powered technology for online retailers, including an AI-powered website that can automatically suggest new products and changes to products based on consumer behavior.

99
2 years ago

A seed-stage startup that features an AI-based platform for managing and automating the operations of supply chain logistics. The platform allows companies to move more goods and save money through the use of smart devices, AI, and robotics.

99
2 years ago

This startup is building a way to create virtual reality experiences for brands, using a technology called “phantom display”.

99
2 years ago

A new app that allows users to “virtually” connect with a well-known psychologist. The app was launched in April and is being used by students and their parents to help them better understand their experiences with mental illness.

99
2 years ago

A company that brings internet of things-style technology to the previously non-internet-connected, like home appliances. It’s a home monitoring hub that allows you to control things like your lights and heating from your smartphone.

97
2 years ago

A company that will help you “re-purpose your technology,” where you can take old tech and either sell it to someone else, or build something new out of it.

97
2 years ago

A startup that wants to be the first-mover in creating a new class of wearable computing technology. The company wants to make wearable technology that’s more comfortable, fashionable, and unconstrained.

97
2 years ago

A micro-invention technology startup that lets anyone print 3D objects using simple DIY kits.

97
1 year ago

A SaaS-based startup that helps retailers and brands connect with influencers and bloggers to create content that drives social media engagement and sales.

97
2 years ago

A startup that hopes to bring back the art of making cocktails and mixology

96
2 years ago

A platform for software developers to be able to build and test mobile apps and websites with ease. In a press release, the company said that its technology was “designed to reduce the time and cost of development for mobile applications.”

96
2 years ago

A B2B company that helps banks take advantage of underutilized data in their systems. The company claims its technology can help banks save up to $500m a year.

96
2 years ago

A startup developing a novel technology allowing people to exchange information in a way that is secure and private.

96
2 years ago

A startup that helps people take care of their mental health, including counseling and psychology services. The startup is working on a mobile app for people to use when they need help, and is trying to work with employers to offer mental health support on-site.

96
1 year ago

A startup that lets you share blog posts, products, and events with your social network through SMS. It’s free, and as you write you get paid in cash, in dollars or in bitcoin.

96
1 year ago

A tool that helps developers create better apps by reducing the need to log into a bunch of different sites and apps to track their users. The startup is currently building out a product to help the Philadelphia Eagles build a better fan app.

96
2 years ago

A company that “helps businesses buy and build from a wider, more diverse set of technology services”. The startup has raised $6 million from investors and says it has already helped companies grow from “the size of a small company to a well-staffed, highly functional team”.

95
2 years ago

"Wired" magazine named the list of the "75 Smartest Entrepreneurs in Technology" on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the magazine.

95
2 years ago

A company that helps businesses start their own blog, with tools for handling content creation, editing, and publishing, including a content management system.

95
2 years ago

A startup that helps developers work more effectively with their code. The startup’s technology is built to help developers more effectively work with their code.

95
2 years ago

A startup that wants to develop a technology that allows cities to track air quality.

94
2 years ago

A startup that is building a platform to allow high school students to build a career in technology.

94
2 years ago

The company is pairing the digital technology used by banks to process payments to the physical elements of a cash machine, such as a keypad and a printer, to create an end-to-end solution.

94
2 years ago

A company that uses real-time technology to make sure that your home security system is always on, and that it can be accessed by your family members and friends. It’s also a tool to protect against cyber thieves who could potentially hack into your devices.

94
2 years ago

The winners of the first two Eastern European deals were announced in a blog post on July 1, 2018.

94
2 years ago

Ideabook is a blog that highlights the interesting startups, interesting ideas, and interesting people at Y Combinator.

94
2 years ago

A payment technology company that works with online retailers and e-commerce platforms. The startup uses blockchain technology to enable payments between the retailer and the customer. It has been featured on the “top 10 under-the-radar blockchain startups” from CB Insights.

93
2 years ago

A technology that helps to monitor the health of workers, including health risk factors and physical activity levels. The startup believes that the technology will be important for companies who want to make sure their employees are healthy.

93
2 years ago

This startup is building a service that automatically generates an article and blog post for a journalist based on their content.

93
1 year ago

A cross-platform desktop application that allows users to log into their apps without their credentials and automatically logs them into their bank accounts. The startup is building the company off of Yodlee’s data and wants to build it further into apps like Facebook, Spotify, and others.

93
1 year ago

A software company that is building a technology platform that helps e-commerce retailers and merchants deliver tailored messages to consumers based on their gender and demographic information.

93
2 years ago

A startup that helps people with the logistics of moving

92
2 years ago

“WeWork is a glamorous space. It’s a five-star hotel, it’s more like a five-star mall, it’s a five-star resort — it’s like a nightclub. It’s like a ‘cool’ mall. But it’s really just an address,” said David Graeber, anthropology professor at London School of Economics and author of “Debt: The First 5,000 Years” in an interview with “PBS NewsHour”.

92
1 year ago

Builds a temporary software platform based on Docker container technology for developers.

92
2 years ago

A marketing platform aimed at online influencers, like bloggers, vloggers, and podcasters, that provides analytics, automated email marketing, and more.

91
2 years ago

This startup is building out a news aggregation platform for journalists and bloggers to gather content from sources like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

91
1 year ago

A digital media studio that helps brands create top-quality videos by combining story-telling and media technology. The startup is looking to create a platform that is easy for people to use, allowing for professional-level video production at a minimal cost.

91
1 year ago

A healthcare startup with a team of radiologists and a product that brings an imaging tool to the patient’s bedside.

91
2 years ago

A “smart seating” technology that provides real-time feedback for physical therapists and other health care professionals.

90
2 years ago

A SaaS platform that takes the pain out of doing things like setting up a blog, managing a mailing list, and publishing content online.

90
2 years ago

This startup is going after the $2.5 trillion PBOC, or People’s Bank of China. A financial technology startup that wants to serve the Chinese populace that isn’t as online-savvy as westerners.

90
2 years ago

A VC-backed startup that is looking to bring financial services to the unbanked in India. The company has started piloting its technology in Chennai and Hyderabad.

90
1 year ago

The startup uses digital technology to help prevent fraud in the food supply chain, essentially helping to prevent food poisoning in a way that’s less intrusive than the E. coli outbreak that occurred in the fall.

90
1 year ago

The world’s first interactive robot taxidermist. It combines 3D scanning technology and a robotic arm to automatically fuse together a stuffed creature out of real animal parts. The startup says the process is simple for consumers to use, and can be done from their homes.

90
11 months ago

A startup that turns your blog post or story into a video and helps you publish it to social media.

90
2 years ago

A platform that helps brands get social media engagement from their customers. The company is developing a micro-blogging platform for brands, with a focus on its “Brand Advocates”, who are Instagrammers who are paid to share and promote the brands with their followers. The company is nearing $2 million in funding after raising $800,000 in seed capital.

89
2 years ago

This company builds technology that allows people to securely and easily send money to and from the Philippines. Their service, which launched in May of 2018, allows Filipinos to send money to family and friends without having to deal with the high fees associated with traditional remittance services.

89
2 years ago

A decentralized communications company with a focus on legal and regulatory compliance. The company is building out its technology to allow lawyers to create and manage documents via a chatbot.

89
1 year ago

A platform that lets you create a personal blog or journal, write posts, and publish them on your own website, and share them with friends and family.

89
1 year ago

A platform that makes it easier to run a club or bar. By giving people a place to meet up, they can stay organized and avoid the headache of managing group purchasing and logistics.

89
1 year ago

A tool for naming and tagging software logs. It’s similar to the tool that Jenkins uses.

89
8 months ago

A toolkit for helping people create online genealogy websites.

89
2 years ago

Focuses on the logistics of retail and automates the process of moving inventory around the supply chain. The company has built a platform to allow retailers to upload their inventory, manage their orders, and manage their employees’ time.

88
1 year ago

A podcast that focuses on the intersection of technology and business, including interviews with entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.

88
1 year ago

A way for retailers to log and track inventory in a way that makes it easier for them to see at a glance how much they have left of a product.

88
2 years ago

A company that makes it easier for businesses to adopt and use technology. They’re currently working with 10 customers, including two large enterprise customers, and offer solutions in computer vision, speech recognition, natural language processing, and machine learning.

87
2 years ago

A decentralized platform for supply chains. The platform builds on a blockchain technology, which is a way of managing digital assets which is mainly popular in the crypto world. The platform is meant to help companies automate their supply chains and manage their inventory better.

87
2 years ago

A company focused on helping companies find and recruit people who create content like blogs, podcasts, or YouTube channels. Content creators have to manually fill out applications and get approval from the startup to be on their platform. The startup has already raised $100,000 and is looking for more investment.

87
2 years ago

An online platform for retailers to manage the customer experience through technology.

87
2 years ago

A startup that builds custom smart shoes for people with disabilities. The shoes use a wireless accelerometer and Bluetooth technology to detect movement and alert a person when they’re about to fall. The startup is currently working with the military, but is looking to expand into consumer markets.

86
2 years ago

A platform that helps developers of internet of things devices get their software into the hands of end users. The startup is focused on the “Internet of Stuff”, or the internet of things — a technology that allows everyday items to be connected to the internet and have their state monitored.

86
2 years ago

A company that helps companies manage their supply chain. The startup helps companies manage their supply chain by providing visibility into where their goods are coming from and how they’re being shipped, and manage their logistics.

86
2 years ago

A simple blogging platform for creating media in the style of Tumblr or WordPress.

86
2 years ago

A new app that allows users to “virtually” connect with a well-known psychologist. The app

86
2 years ago

A computer vision startup that wants to use machine learning and image recognition to make product photos more complete. The startup says their technology can improve the accuracy of product photos 40% with claims to be able to identify colors, shapes and other features of products.

86
1 year ago

A company that’s building a technology platform to help the public sector figure out the best way to use technology when it comes to delivering public services.

86
2 years ago

America’s digital magazine is a digital magazine that is central to its mission is to cover the changing landscape of the media industry, and how technology is affecting it. Since February 2014, it has published a new issue every other Thursday and has a print-on-demand model, so subscribers receive their copy directly.

85
2 years ago

A company that helps build technology for banks to provide online banking through telepresence. A few months ago, it was reported that Facebook was looking to invest in VR company Magic Leap to help make this possible.

85
2 years ago

A tool that helps teams manage their product backlog. It’s built on Trello and has built-in integrations with a number of other tools. It has raised over $400 million to date.

85
2 years ago

A health care startup that aims to make the best use of technology to help doctors and patients manage their health.

85
1 year ago

A tool for designers that helps them quickly create mockups of their work, and allows them to embed other relevant apps, like their website’s login screen, directly into the mockup.

85
1 year ago

A 3D printable gun that allows you to modify the shape of your weapon. The idea behind the technology is that it can be used to make semi-automatic weapons capable of being fired more quickly.

85
2 years ago

A B2B company that offers tools for wholesalers to manage their supply chain and produce manufacturer catalogs.

84
2 years ago

 A social network for bloggers, publishers, and readers to keep in touch and share content.

84
2 years ago

A way to track dog and cat behavior. The startup is building a technology that monitors pet behavior, including sleep patterns, mood, and exercise.

84
1 year ago

The fund focuses on two themes: 1) creating new tools to enable better access to financial services (including micro-credit, financial products, and payment systems) and 2) creating new technologies for improving the quality of health care.

84
1 year ago

The company wants to help companies manage their travel logistics for conferences, including hotel rooms, transportation, and food.

84
2 years ago

A startup that helps companies learn about the best technology for their business, and then negotiates the best rates for their clients.

83
2 years ago

This startup’s goal is to help hotels and other hospitality businesses save money by using the same technology that powers self-driving cars to know where their employees are, and be able to send them on a break.

83
2 years ago

 App that helps teachers find and collaborate on common content. The company’s technology works with Google Docs to organize a shared content space and show when content has changed. The product serves over 2,000 schools.

82
2 years ago

a technology service to make people’s lives easier by letting them manage their health records from a single source. The startup has a partnership with WellPoint to bring its service to hospitals and doctors.

82
2 years ago

This app helps employers and candidates find each other in a process known as telecommuting. It uses the same technology that’s used to find talent at LinkedIn.

82
2 years ago

This startup helps small businesses build websites from scratch using HTML5, CSS, and Google Fonts. The startup takes care of things like a logo, social media, fancy blog posts, and of course, the website itself. The startup is based in New York.

82
10 months ago

A Fintech startup that provides technology to help SMBs.

82
2 years ago

This startup is a product management platform for smaller companies, helping them handle their product backlog.

81
2 years ago

A platform for zero-emission cars, building off the technology that makes electric cars drive themselves.

81
2 years ago

An affordable, internal IT service for small businesses. The startup aims to be a technology partner for small businesses, offering a package of IT services to keep employees productive and the business running.

81
2 years ago

A startup that uses its own technology to construct a new type of credit reporting agency, which will offer credit score and credit monitoring to people who do not have access to traditional credit reports.

81
1 year ago

A free VPN, or virtual private network, that doesn’t log information about its users.

81
1 year ago

A company that’s building a way for organizations to manage their safety oversight. Their service is built on a system that helps organizations keep track of employees and their licenses, and it can be integrated with other safety technologies like cameras and sensors.

81
2 years ago

A text-to-speech service for the blind that uses the Amazon Echo to convert written words to audio. WordBlind uses a technology called "on-the-fly" speech synthesis to convert text to audio that sounds like the original.

80
2 years ago

A startup that allows retailers to use existing technology to create a shop-within-a-shop experience.

80
2 years ago

 A logistics platform that allows shippers to post jobs, set rates, manage their accounts, and track shipments.

80
1 year ago

A platform that connects freelance graphic designers with businesses who want to create logos and other graphics.

80
1 year ago

A recruiting platform for tech-related positions, which they say is “designed for professionals with a track record of building technology-driven products”.

80
1 year ago

A digital payments application for small businesses that replaces a bank account, credit card, and direct debit. The B2B business uses the same technology that allows a company to charge purchases to a credit card.

80
2 years ago

Predictive modeling technology that can help marketers understand where consumers are and what they’re interested in at any given time.

79
2 years ago

 A community of and for people who don’t like to login to the internet. A social networking site for users who are interested in meeting up offline.

79
2 years ago

A semiconductor startup called 3ic is building a new type of chip that combines digital and analog components that work together to solve problems in alternate dimensions. For instance, 3ic’s analog-digital chip can channel data through certain dimensions to solve problems in medical imaging, like detecting tumours.

79
2 years ago

A company that helps bring back the romance of gardening and growing plants in the age of technology.

79
2 years ago

 A new way to train employees for logistics and sales

79
2 years ago

A group of technology companies that are building a “novel” way for companies to track the progress of their products through the design process.

78
2 years ago

An automation platform for recruitment technology products.

78
1 year ago

A technology company that makes software for the telemedicine market.

78
1 year ago

A digital library for insurance claims denials that allows users to search by claims date, policy number, and treatment. The app also provides a log of all denials by date and saves a copy of the denial letter for each policy.

78
1 year ago

A real estate technology company which provides a technology platform to the home-selling industry.

78
2 years ago

A crowdfunding platform for groceries, with a twist. The startup has built a technology that allows customers to scan the barcode of a product and order it for pickup at a grocery store, then pay via the platform.

77
2 years ago

A startup that cuts banks out of the process of opening a checking account by building its own app. The startup has a mobile app that would allow customers to log in to their bank, make savings and investment plans, and keep track of their spending.

77
2 years ago

A startup that helps log your food so you’re not creating waste.

77
2 years ago

A log analytics company that wants to turn the data from the billions of rides taken every day by its customers into actionable insights for its customers.

77
1 year ago

 A  researcher of AI technologies.

77
27 days ago

A technology that helps people in the developing world make full-time travel arrangements for work-related trips.

77
2 years ago

A health technology platform that aims to bring together doctors and patients in a single platform.

76
2 years ago

A chatbot to help people learn on the fly about deep learning, AI, and AI-driven technology.

76
2 years ago

A startup platform for managing and sharing biological samples. The startup takes samples from patients, runs them through a machine that identifies what is in the sample, and then uses that information to help doctors diagnose their own patients.

76
1 year ago

An AI-powered platform that helps travel companies and agents book seats and deals on the most popular airline websites. The startup's proprietary technology is a SaaS product that can be integrated with any travel site.

76
1 year ago

A mobile platform that helps users find nearby parking via mobile device. The startup is building the technology from ground up, with a new API that can be used by parking lot owners and app developers to get parking data.

76
1 year ago

A financial technology company that wants an AI-based product that will help users track their spending and help them avoid financial crime.

76
1 year ago

This mobile payments company is building the technology that allows companies to collect payments on their apps through Apple Pay, Samsung Pay or other mobile payment options, instead of sending out checks or cash.

76
1 year ago

A platform that helps users create and buy custom stories for their businesses, letting them build custom landing pages, sales pages, blog posts, and e-books.

75
1 year ago

A startup that wants to use blockchain technology to create an alternative to Wall Street. The company wants to connect investors with funds and manage risk.

75
1 year ago

A new way to create a “logo-less” website on a website

75
1 year ago

A tool for understanding the many different ways in which people can make money online, such as blogging, affiliate marketing, and paid video production.

75
11 months ago

“The Motley Fool” is a U.S. financial and investing blog and website, founded in 1996.

75
2 years ago

This app is designed for people with mobility issues to schedule and manage their indoor activities. The startup wants to bring technology to a new market of people with mobility issues.

74
1 year ago

While the idea of a self-driving car might look like far-fetched science fiction, the reality is that the technology is already at work on the roads of the United States and Europe. However, it is still too expensive for consumers to access. The startup, which is still in stealth, is working to make the technology accessible at a consumer level.

74
1 year ago

A technology company that helps doctors manage and teach medical students and residents.

74
1 year ago

A web app and blog aimed at helping companies and people with a “better understanding of their political beliefs”.

74
1 year ago

The BLS blog provides a daily newsletter, typically written by an economist, that summarizes recent changes in labor market conditions locally and nationally, and features summaries of research findings.

74
1 year ago

A library of community and networking events for professionals in the creative and technology industries, including conference and meetup planning, networking and events

74
1 year ago

A platform for mediation of disputes like contract disputes, breach of fiduciary duties, or employment disputes. The platform is built on blockchain technology.

74
2 years ago

A real estate technology platform that is a hybrid of Homejoy and Airbnb, letting landlords rent out their properties on the platform.

73
2 years ago

A WordPress-based blogging platform that removes the clutter of a blog, allowing you to focus on what you’re saying, not all the add-ons you’re using.

73
2 years ago

A technology that helps people create and share videos on the web, building a community around their videos.

73
1 year ago

This startup wants to use blockchain technology to help companies cancel contracts as efficiently and as cheaply as possible.

73
1 year ago

A group of startups that help companies manage enterprise technology including support and maintenance.

73
1 year ago

This startup is working on a platform that allows small businesses to manage their inventory and plan their logistics in a single place

73
9 months ago

The Logs app was built as an app to help parents keep track of their kids. It’s now a tool for all parents to track their kids’ locations.

73
1 year ago

A technology platform that helps businesses identify new markets, customers, and business opportunities.

72
1 year ago

A travel-service platform that aims to help you book flights, hotels, car rentals, and tours with a single login. And it has over $2 million in funding from investors that included Y Combinator and Union Square Ventures.

72
1 year ago

A digital library for art and music that’s built using blockchain technology. It’s a decentralized system, built on top of the Ethereum network, that tracks and stores art pieces, but also allows for them to be accessed via a web interface.

72
6 months ago

The company that makes the Tiny Guide app is building an app that will help the blind navigate the streets of cities. The app uses a combination of technology and human volunteer navigators to point out street names, traffic lights and other landmarks. It also is likely to be the first app to integrate with the Apple Watch.

72
2 years ago

A startup developing a platform for employees to be notified of their schedule, get a link to the correct file, and set up auto-expiring files. The startup is mainly focused on the logistics of building out their system and should have a better idea of when they’ll launch by the end of the year.

71
1 year ago

A platform that helps retail merchants with third-party logistics and returns.

71
1 year ago

A technology company that creates “smart” thermostats for home and business use, allowing homeowners to control their thermostats via their smartphone. The company is led by CEO and founder Rajat Pahuja, who previously built a business in India called Shubh Loans that went “very profitable,” according to Pahuja.

71
1 year ago

A startup that’s building technology that can detect when to deploy new products or features based on data and customer feedback.

71
1 year ago

A platform that connects freelance developers with clients. Customers are able to upload their code snippets, and designers are able to login to review code, set budgets, and see the background of the developer.

71
8 months ago

A technology company that makes it easier for users to share contents and collaborate with each other in a video platform.

71
2 years ago

An AI-based assist-ive technology for elderly patients. It’s built on Amazon’s Alexa platform and uses artificial intelligence to predict what the doctor will say before he says it, allowing the patient to adjust their behavior based on the doctor’s instructions.

70
2 years ago

A B2B company that aims to help B2B brands with marketing and sales by leveraging the power of B2B data and CRM technology. They have customers including Royal Bank of Canada and American Express.

70
1 year ago

This startup’s business is taking the laborious process of logging in to a website and making it more streamlined. Sola does this by creating what it calls a “lazy login” which says, “If you’re not logged in, you don’t need to log in.” Sola has raised $500,000 in seed funding.

70
1 year ago

A company that gives businesses a way to buy and receive custom work from people around the world. It’s selling the ability to have a new logo, website, or app design delivered in 15 minutes.

70
2 years ago

A startup that combines genomics, synthetic biology and computer science to develop new pharmaceuticals. The startup recently took in $100,000 from investors like Charles River Ventures and Simon Kucher.

69
1 year ago

A company that’s building a library catalog for libraries. It’s a “meta-library” that’s meant to help libraries keep track of collections and allow users to find books by library, author, or keyword. It’s a local library solution, though it can also be integrated with Amazon and other online libraries.

69
1 year ago

A technology that helps people shop and eat healthier by offering personalized recommendations based on their health history.

69
11 months ago

Recode is a project from Cheddar that provides video interviews with the founders of startups in the technology sector.

69
2 years ago

The Startup Grind Philly Meetup is a group of local entrepreneurs, investors, and other startup enthusiasts who regularly gather to talk about entrepreneurship, funding, and startups in Philadelphia. The event is organized by a variety of organizations including the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, The Foundry and the Philadelphia Technology Alliance.

68
1 year ago

An advertising platform for artists that uses blockchain technology to smooth out the payment process. ArtPro is building a DApp on Ethereum that will allow artists to sell their digital work directly to their fans.

68
1 year ago

A platform for books, movies, games, and TV shows to be sold online. They’re a startup of a publishing company, who are using it to build their digital catalog.

68
1 year ago

A new financial technology company that’s building a software platform that allows anyone to invest in a new business.

68
2 years ago

Looking to build the next generation of command-line tools, this startup uses a “push technology” that allows you to push notifications and updates to your phone from the command line.

67
1 year ago

This is an “automated” loan application process for small business borrowers. The startup says its technology can analyze the financials of a business in minutes and make a quick decision on whether or not to give them a loan.

67
1 year ago

An online marketplace for buying and selling used items and goods. The company is using a technology called RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) to allow consumers to scan an item and find out what they’re worth on the platform, which they say is a cheaper way to buy used goods, and helps sellers by cutting out the middleman.

67
1 year ago

The startup holds a patent on a new type of printing process that uses a liquid to transfer the ink to the paper, eliminating many of the problems with traditional printing. The startup now wants to take that technology and apply it to the production of everything from paper to fabric.

67
8 months ago

A company that provides hourly workers with technology and training to get their own small business off the ground. Come Up Now has grown from a handful of contracts to 200 employees in the past six months.

67
2 years ago

 The coworking space is part of a larger effort to help women get into technology, either by connecting them to mentors or allowing them to work at an office without the need for a co-founder.

66
1 year ago

This company is building a software platform that connects manufacturers with small and medium-sized businesses that need digital printing solutions, including direct mail, invitations, catalogs, posters, and more.

66
1 year ago

A tool that helps consumers create a budget and track their spending. The startup has raised $12 million for its technology thus far, and is looking to pivot into a basic financial management tool as it grows.

66
1 year ago

A mobile app that uses the same technology as Uber to get you a taxi.

66
10 months ago

The company is building a platform for managing citizen dialog on local issues. The cofounders say that more than $6 billion is spent on lobbying each year, and the platform would make it easier for citizens to have their voices heard in government.

66
2 years ago

This company is looking to create a system for building and selling homes that incorporates the latest construction technology.

65
1 year ago

A platform that connects borrowers with financial services and technology to transform the way they borrow and pay. They have a $2.5M seed round and are close to a round of growth.

65
1 year ago

The "Y Combinator Blog" is a blog that provides updates about YC companies along with news about YC itself and the startup community.

65
10 months ago

A technology startup that wants to use the power of data to make stuff like robot pets and virtual reality games more interactive. It’s currently focused on Pokémon Go, where it is working with Niantic on a new feature that allows users to interact with characters in the game.

65
8 months ago

This startup wants to build a marketplace for cars that is “like Uber, but with less regulations and more cars”. It’s currently working on those “less regulations”, having driven its first car at the end of May. It’s also working on having a mobile app, working with auto insurance companies, and building out its in-car technology.

65
2 years ago

What’s the future of retail A startup that helps retailers visualize, optimize, and design their stores using the latest AI and machine learning technologies.

64
2 years ago

A B2B company that’s building a centralized platform for managing the logistics of document management and sharing. They want to use AI to help companies manage their documents better.

64
1 year ago

In mid-2016, the US Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics launched a data-driven blog, “The BLS Blog”, to provide updates and analysis of the state of the American economy. The blog is written by an editorial team of BLS economists and content managers.

64
1 year ago

The world of finance is changing dramatically, and there’s a lot of confusion around how new technologies like fintech will impact financial services. Fintech can take the form of apps, startups, and platforms, or it can be composed of a mix of all three. Fintech is a catch-all term that can include everything from cryptocurrencies, to artificial intelligence, to machine learning, and more. Fintech startup solutions help companies navigate these changes.

64
1 year ago

A startup that aims to be the "Uber of dog walks." The company plans to use the same GPS technology that powers Uber rides for a service that will be more convenient for pet owners.

64
1 year ago

A startup that wants to use the blockchain to solve problems in logistics and supply chains.

64
11 months ago

A platform for managing the logistics of online marketplaces and e-commerce sites.

64
2 years ago

A platform that helps retailers and brands use the right technology to get a leg up on the competition.

63
1 year ago

A browser extension that lets users embed a Google Analytics account into their blog or website, with the added bonus that it will also track the page views. It’s a simple idea, but one that could be very useful to small businesses.

63
1 year ago

This company builds digital assistants for developing countries, aiming to make it easy for them to get work done while using technology in ways that are not possible when living in resource-limited areas.

63
1 year ago

A startup that allows employers to find candidates to do side hustle tasks, like writing blogs or social media posts, for a small fee.

63
1 year ago

A startup that builds “lifelogging wearables” for people to track their health and fitness habits. It tracks blood sugar, blood pressure, heart rate, sleep, and activity.

62
1 year ago

A platform for groceries that uses RFID technology and point-of-sale terminals to track the history of each item in inventory and notify employees when inventory is nearing its expiration date

62
10 months ago

A medical technology startup that’s been working on a smart bracelet that tracks the wearer’s vital signs and analyzes that data to help determine the best course of action.

62
8 months ago

 A startup for managing the logistics of moving your home to a new location. It claims to reduce the cost of moving by up to 70%. It’s also working with a handful of real estate companies to help them manage their property data and make it more accessible.

62
1 year ago

A software company focused on creating web-based tools for managing the logistics of turning raw materials into finished products.

61
1 year ago

The startup founded by a former General Electric executive, wants to use AI and a custom-designed nanotechnology solution to make drinking water taste better.

61
1 year ago

Team managing the creation of a digital version of a physical game. Started as a team working on video games, it now has a mobile game in production, with the goal of using the startup’s technology to expand into a broader gaming experience.

61
10 months ago

A startup service that allows users to create a blog and share it with their social networks

61
8 months ago

A company that helps companies “employ remote workers more effectively,” building out technology that can help teams manage communication, tasks, and team building in a remote environment.

61
8 months ago

A company that brings OpenID Connect-based authentication to Slack. It also allows users to share their Slack logins as a login on websites, allowing users to manage their IDs across many different platforms.

61
1 year ago

A technology company that is building a “truly universal” Bluetooth smartwatch for the masses.

60
1 year ago

A social networking app that aims to give users a visual and chronological view of their social graph, enabling users to connect with people they know and like.

60
1 year ago

A company that is developing a technology that uses blockchain to track and trace a product’s journey from the farm to the home, to protect farmers and consumers from pests and contaminants.

60
7 months ago

 A startup working on a technology platform that helps manage all of the workflows across an enterprise.

60
10 months ago

A platform to help entrepreneurs with their logistics, sales, and accounting

59
1 year ago

A method to get people to pay for content that they want to watch, rather than what they already watch. It’s a brand new idea and the company is currently in stealth mode. The challenge is that people are very price-conscious and don’t want to pay for things they don’t want to watch. The company is building a platform that lets them build customized content catalogs to get people to pay for content they want to watch.

58
11 months ago

In addition to the main list above, a number of companies that were not selected for the finals were chosen for a special list of honorable mentions in three categories: Technology, People and Process. The Bottom Line is the only company that was not chosen for the finals from this list.

58
10 months ago

A startup that’s building a $20 million logistics marketplace for restaurants, enabling them to outsource their delivery and inventory management.

58
1 year ago

Startup that wants to create a platform that would allow people to create an “anonymously encrypted blog” for their friends, family, and co-workers.

57
1 year ago

A software platform that helps determine the most efficient way to train employees. It’s a web-based platform that lets employees log in and choose their training options, which are then ranked by an algorithm to find the most efficient way to train employees.

57
1 year ago

A startup that wants to help reduce the cost of creating and publishing original video content by using Adobe’s technology.

57
1 year ago

A startup that uses technology to connect the self-employed with customers and clients.

57
1 year ago

Indiagames is a venture backed company that is building technology to help Indian game developers and publishers grow their market.

56
1 year ago

A startup trying to solve the logistics problem of selling and transporting used electronics. The company wants to eliminate the hassle of storing, moving, and recycling the product.

56
1 year ago

Once a year, the company hosts a conference to educate its customers about the latest technology and trends in the industry.

56
1 year ago

The startup wants to build a way for people to manage their digital assets via their mobile device. The startup says they’ve built a mobile app that can be used to create a digital presence for local businesses and brands. Co-founders say they’ve been doing extensive research on the best way to adopt blockchain technology.

55
1 year ago

This personal finance startup wants to help people build a complete and accurate picture of their finances. The startup itself is based on a DIY personal finance blog.

55
11 months ago

A technology startup that is building a platform that will be able to help companies evaluate, discover and manage talent — it’s essentially a way for recruiters to manage their entire talent pipeline and onboard candidates.

55
11 months ago

A wearable technology company, based in San Francisco, that makes apparel and accessories that measure in real time and track your activity. It has some of the lowest prices in the industry, and is a contender with the other big players.

55
6 months ago

Having grown from 10 employees to 160 in the last three years, the company is the fastest-growing startup in the city and Pittsburgh's largest private technology employer.

55
1 year ago

VentureBeat is an American technology news and media company based in New York City. It was founded in 2009 as a print publication, and has since expanded to include a website and mobile apps, and became a venture-backed startup.

54
1 year ago

A platform that allows users to host their own events online, using a mix of location-based technology to lure attendees and social media to attract attendees.

54
1 year ago

Last year, I wrote about how some of the most successful Y Combinator companies are focused on solving the problems of the modern worker, like home care, transportation, and education. The most successful YC companies are built on the idea that technology should be helping workers, not fighting them.

54
1 year ago

Companies that have benefited from Y Combinator are focusing on the problems of the modern worker not because they’re trying to build the next Klout or IMVU, but because they think these problems will be solved by technology.

54
1 year ago

A group of students at Carnegie Mellon University are building a wearable that tracks the human heart rate, breathing, and activity. The technology is meant to be used for home wellness, but also to help with medical research.

54
9 months ago

This company is building a dynamic, social network for creators. The company’s users are known as “creators”, and they’re able to join the platform via social channels like Facebook and Twitter. The company’s blog is meant to be a “creators” hub, where they’re able to share their work, and tips and tricks.

54
1 year ago

A voice-activated assistant that uses machine learning and a proprietary technology to identify critical situations and send messages to users’ phones. The app is meant to serve as a safety companion when users are out and about, guiding them through social situations, helping them get home safely, and handling the occasional emergency.

53
1 year ago

This startup is building a digital asset manager for publishers, designed to help them manage their catalogue of books in a centralized, digital format.

53
1 year ago

A startup building software to help companies in the US become more energy efficient. The company’s technology is aimed at helping buildings achieve the same level of energy efficiency as a home, but can scale to large commercial or industrial buildings.

53
1 year ago

A company that uses machine learning to provide a better, more accurate and faster search tool for genealogists.

53
8 months ago

A startup focused on helping Indigenous communities in Canada. The startup aims to build a platform to help Indigenous people unite, and use technology to help them create their own economic independence.

53
1 year ago

A social logbook for software developers, with a subscription model and a system for quickly getting a quote from a developer.

52
1 year ago

A company that helps doctors use technology to keep track of patients who are already in the hospital and notifying them in case of emergencies

52
1 year ago

A chatbot platform that helps restaurants manage the back of their house. It’s built on top of the same language processing technology that Facebook uses to turn user chat messages into ads.

52
1 year ago

A team of futurists based in Tel-Aviv, Israel, that uses data science to predict how human behavior will change in response to various technologies.

52
1 year ago

A startup to help bloggers plan their content and work with brands to create sponsored content.

51
10 months ago

The founders walked away from their jobs in the technology industry to focus on food, and built a tech app that makes it easier and cheaper for restaurants to source from local farmers.

51
1 year ago

A technology company that helps to keep track of the creative process for artisans.

50
1 year ago

A payment platform that allows stores to take credit card payments directly from customers. The startup provides technology to stores to collect credit cards and data on customers. It also operates a cashier-less store with integrated technology.

50
11 months ago

A startup that aims to create a more transparent and secure supply chain for the fashion industry, using blockchain technology.

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8 months ago

A smartphone app that allows users to set reminders directly to their phone, without having to log into a service like Google or Apple.

50
8 months ago

A platform for self-driving car startups to work with automakers and test their new technologies, and for automakers to do the same for self-driving startups.

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4 months ago

A platform that delivers services for workers. The company provides a simple way for businesses to create and manage a platform for their employees to log into the company’s website, and access the company’s websites, apps, and other services that are relevant to their job. The company has already partnered with companies like Tradesy and DoorDash.

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1 year ago

A way to log workouts on your phone, for those who prefer to skip the gym.

49
1 year ago

This startup allows people to create green screen videos using their own photos. The technology is used primarily by professional filmmakers, and the company also hopes to tackle the commercial market.

48
1 year ago

A startup has built a technology to predict and prevent stock market crashes. The company wants to use its technology to manage the flow of capital into financial markets.

48
1 year ago

People in the US are getting older, but the cost of healthcare is rising faster than the CPI. This startup wants to make healthcare affordable for everyone by merging technology with universal healthcare.

48
1 year ago

A company that allows you to customize Google Maps with your business’s logo.

48
1 year ago

The startup's founders say they help companies in the $50B+ technology industry find top technical talent and make sure they spend the right amount of time and money on the right people.

47
1 year ago

 A technology for managing pharmacies with AI and machine learning.

47
1 year ago

A tool that “brings your ideas to life” using an AI that learns from your social media posts to create animations, logos, ads, and more that you can then sell.

47
1 year ago

The idea is that a user builds a profile of pre-made designs for their logo that they can then sell or share with other users who can purchase them. The startup is focused on the design industry, and allows you to buy and sell your own designs.

47
1 year ago

A startup that wants to reverse the trend of technology companies closing manufacturing facilities in the US, and instead bring manufacturing back to the US.

47
1 year ago

This startup is building an AI tool that helps in-home care providers monitor and log their work while still being able to be hands-free. Caregiversoft currently has a small contract with a big company for $50k.

46
1 year ago

A new company called Aranner is building a technology platform that helps digital marketers provide better customer-experience-based marketing solutions to clients.

46
1 year ago

A startup that’s looking to help the global microfinance community use new technology to reduce losses.

46
1 year ago

A technology that helps lower-income people from taking out loans to pay for college

46
1 year ago

A business-to-business marketplace connecting companies with professional designers for work on copy, imagery, logos, websites, and branding.

46
11 months ago

For better or worse, a startup that sells “smart furniture”. The startup is building furniture that works alongside existing home automation technology and also lets you control it with your smart phone.

46
8 months ago

A real estate startup that uses technology to help all parties involved in a property transaction.

46
2 months ago

As it stands, nearly every startup has a website or a blog. This tool allows you to create a website or a blog for your company, product or idea. A tool to help you create a website, blog or app.

46
1 year ago

A sports tech startup that makes a platform that combines wearable technology with data to help athletes improve and improve their performance.

45
1 year ago

A company that promises to make owning a house a more transparent and understandable process for consumers via their online platform known as RealtyShares. The company is a real estate marketplace that uses blockchain technology to help potential home buyers and sellers compare properties to find the best deals on the market.

45
7 months ago

A platform for small businesses to create a custom email address for their customers. A customer can choose from a range of options, including custom logos, backgrounds, and colors.

45
4 months ago

A startup to help people learn how to use technology, like how to use Google Docs.

45
1 year ago

LogMeIn is an online business continuity and disaster recovery tool used by businesses and organizations of all sizes. Users can access their computers and data in times of trouble, and moreover, take advantage of its free iPhone/Android apps for remote access and file sharing.

44
1 year ago

A tool that helps smaller tech companies understand their technology costs and profitability

44
1 year ago

A ride-hailing and logistics company that helps farmers and farmers markets sell and deliver fresh food and other goods to customers.

44
1 year ago

A startup that wants to build the next generation of bookstores for the digital age. Using technology like artificial intelligence, sensors, and 3D printing, Bookuality is building the next generation of bookstores.

44
1 year ago

A platform for making it easier for people to integrate their health and fitness data into their daily lives. The startup is currently trying to get the FDA on its side to call its technology a medical device.

44
1 year ago

A technology that will allow robots to follow human movements and do physical tasks for humans. The startup is getting $1M from the Singapore government.

44
8 months ago

A company that develops technology for private jets and helicopters.

44
7 months ago

This startup is building a new type of monitor that can be worn while exercising or working out to help you see the world in 3D. The company says the technology is like a Google Glass or Oculus Rift, but is made out of plastic and has a lightweight frame. It also comes with a built-in Bluetooth speaker.

44
7 months ago

Insignia is building a digital identity verification system to let users log in to websites and apps without typing in passwords.

44
5 months ago

A “virtual” assistant that helps businesses take customer orders, plan logistics, and book travel.

44
1 year ago

A group of entrepreneurs in San Francisco who are building a tool for managing the logistics of selling a house. The app, called Apprise, is meant to help sellers manage their home and prepare it to list on the market.

43
1 year ago

A startup that provides mobile money services for emerging markets. The company has developed the technology for mobile money across Uganda, Ghana, Kenya, and Tanzania.

43
1 year ago

Blogging software that helps coaches and other industry pros manage their blogs, tracking social media growth and other metrics.

43
1 year ago

A small company focused on building automation technology for HVAC, lighting, and other building systems.

43
10 months ago

A patent-pending technology that turns smartphone screens into touchscreens by projecting them onto any surface.

43
8 months ago

A startup that wants to help you run in-person events with “social networking” technology. The company wants to help you plan and sell events, so you don’t have to.

43
8 months ago

A tool to allow companies to test different logo setups and brand standards before they spend on big re-brands.

43
6 months ago

A platform for large scale accounting and finance for small businesses. It’s also a blogging platform for small business owners to document their business and practices.

43
1 year ago

A tool for product managers to manage their product backlogs, based on the Kanban methodology.

42
1 year ago

Pivot is a social network for women entrepreneurs. It started in 2016 as a blog that features women in the Philadelphia area, but has since grown to include a community of over 600,000 women.

42
1 year ago

This startup aims to help fund the development of autonomous vehicle technology.

42
1 year ago

A process that makes it easier to ship and track packages, for both consumers and businesses. They aim to use the same technology that's in most FedEx and UPS sorting centers to create a more streamlined process for businesses and delivery agencies.

42
1 year ago

Tired of setting up a ton of services on your new Mac ScreenGuru is a startup that enables Mac users to have a single login for all their apps, which aren’t designed to be set up separately. It’s a new way to think about how you use a Mac.

42
10 months ago

A company that is building a platform to help restaurant owners and workers manage logistics and inventory. The startup’s founders say their focus is on reducing waste.

42
8 months ago

This is a startup that wants to help companies understand and make sense of their data by providing a digital repository of all their data. The company’s technology automates the process of gathering, cleaning, and storing all of the data, which is then accessible to employees through a dashboard.

42
8 months ago

This is a product-based startup with a focus on using machine learning to power the internet. Their early focus is on developing new features for their email service, but they are starting to consider how they can apply their technology to other industries.

42
6 months ago

A startup that wants to help companies manage inventory, shipping, and other logistics through game-like mechanics. The startup wants to help people track their inventory via a mobile app and understand what goes into making a sale.

42
4 months ago

A safety app that connects with a user’s Fitbit to keep track of their daily steps, logging them to the company’s private cloud and sending the information to their employer.

42
1 year ago

 A startup that helps you manage the logistics of your home-owning life. For instance, it helps you plan for holiday guests, help with shopping lists, discover new places to eat, and more.

41
1 year ago

A platform for businesses looking to build and scale operations in India, for instance for construction and logistics.

41
1 year ago

The startup’s mission is to make the internet as cheap as a phone call. Its technology uses existing cellular networks to make cheap local and international peer-to-peer calls.

41
1 year ago

The startup wants to use a combination of machine learning and data science to figure out a person's biological age based on a series of scans and measurements. The projections are meant to help people decide what to do with their retirement.

41
11 months ago

Home stores that use 3D printing and holograms to show off products in neat environments.

41
11 months ago

Companies today have huge backlogs of social and community management needs that are “outside the scope of their core competencies”

41
10 months ago

A company that’s building a technology platform for insurance companies that enables them to automate the most labor-intensive parts of their claims and billing processes.

41
8 months ago

A startup that wants to make more work for people by replacing the physical backbone of book publishing with technology. The company has declined to give specific details of its business.

41
1 year ago

This startup is building a tool for beer lovers to find, learn about and share reviews of craft beers. The startup has in the past month added beer reviews from a handful of beer experts and bloggers to its platform.

40
1 year ago

A startup that lets users pay for their own ads on websites and social media. The startup is also announcing its first acquisition, a company called ad optimization engine Storefront that has developed a technology to show ads to people based on their demographic profile.

40
1 year ago

Philadelphia has a long history of technological innovation in the medical and engineering fields.

40
1 year ago

A cloud-based music course marketplace that takes a subscription model. The startup is also building a platform to help artists control their rights, manage their catalog, and sell their music.

40
1 year ago

A company that helps event organizers organize their events, including venue booking, logistics, and payments.

40
1 year ago

A collaboration between the MIT bionics lab and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology that means that patients can be fitted with robotic prosthetics.

40
1 year ago

A hospital-based startup working with hospitals to implement new technologies in the emergency room.

40
1 year ago

A startup that lets people book flights, hotels, and events. The startup is building a technology platform that allows people to book flights, hotels, and events together, without the overhead of setting up each separate booking through a separate web form.

40
1 year ago

This startup is building a technology platform that allows customers to connect, share, and sell products from all industries, from apparel to cars to furniture.

40
9 months ago

The technology at work here is a bit obscure, but it’s a patent-pending way of helping schools and other groups create a geographically differentiated curriculum.

40
8 months ago

A SaaS offering that helps you cut down on the number of times you dig out your phone to make sure you’ve logged out of your social media accounts. The system is meant to make the account management process faster, more reliable, and less work.

40
8 months ago

With a name inspired by the movie "Gone Girl" and a logo that looks like the character's signature, this startup wants to be the "Netflix" of dating. It wants to take the messiness out of creating a profile, make the process faster, and make it easier to meet people in real life.

40
3 months ago

A tool for selling tickets to events, where both the buyer and seller can reap the benefits of ticketing technology.

40
2 months ago

Founded in 2017, the company is building technology to help people manage the complexities of their finances.

40
1 year ago

A startup that helps companies automate security. After logging into their system, users can create “scripts” that connect to their systems and tell them what they should be doing to keep them secure.

39
1 year ago

A B2B company focused on helping retailers with supply chain logistics software.

39
1 year ago

A new Uber-like platform for on-demand delivery. The company plans to use the same technology that powers the on-demand delivery app to streamline the process of getting food delivered to your home.

39
1 year ago

This company is building a portal for employers and talent, allowing employers to post jobs and talent to multiple sites with a single login.

39
11 months ago

A company that helps banks protect their data and helps them maximize their data-driven insights, technology and services.

39
11 months ago

A biometric authentication system that uses your face, fingerprints, or voice to log into a service.

39
1 year ago

A business management tool for logistics companies, geared towards help desk in particular. The startup wants to help logistics companies be more flexible with their hours and be better at managing the flow of information from customers.

38
1 year ago

The Specialized Technology Fund (STF) is a $25 million venture fund hosted by the University of California, Berkeley, where it was founded in 2011. The fund is meant to facilitate the creation of new technologies that can improve the lives of people in developing countries. It is the first university-backed venture fund focused on developing technologies for developing countries. The fund is run by the university's Haas School of Business.

38
1 year ago

The CEO of the company is a veteran of the automotive industry, and the startup is building a platform to help auto dealers use technology to help them better serve their customers.

38
1 year ago

A startup to help people get a mental health checkup by a clinical psychologist after a significant life event, such as a breakup.

38
1 year ago

An open source platform for people to find and buy organic food, powered by new technologies.

38
1 year ago

A financial technology company that helps comprehensive research in the world of growth investing.

38
10 months ago

A solution for tracking and managing all your technology purchases, so you know if you’re getting the most value from your IT department.

38
10 months ago

Creates custom-designed, interactive and high-quality mobile apps for brands and agencies to manage, create and distribute content via their own proprietary technology.

38
7 months ago

A freight-forwarding company that uses blockchain to make logistics more efficient.

38
7 months ago

A platform that helps students find jobs, with a focus on students in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields and veterans.

38
7 months ago

"Personalized video products for customers in the US. The company's technology is focused on making videos as engaging as possible, and it has already built technology to personalize videos for TV channels, but is now bringing it to the world of online video."

38
2 months ago

A way to make it easier to train people and get them certified in new technologies.

38
1 year ago

A front-end real-time interface for log management

37
11 months ago

A company that’s building machine-learning technology to help train and manage AI-powered chatbots.

37
9 months ago

A Seattle-based startup that develops computer vision technology for robotics that can be integrated with industrial systems, like factories and warehouses, to automate and streamline operations.

37
3 months ago

A startup that makes it easy for brands to share their logo, designs, messages, and videos across social media and digital platforms.

37
1 year ago

A technology that allows companies to drive better pricing for their customers, and thus increase their revenue.

36
1 year ago

A startup that allows users to log in from all their devices, anywhere they are, and go straight to their email.

36
1 year ago

A video platform for on-demand teachers, with a focus on teaching math, biology, and physics.

36
7 months ago

This is a “notary” app that combines a notary, a photo scanner, and a blockchain for improved security. The app leverages existing QR technology to give notaries a faster, more secure way to verify documents.

36
7 months ago

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1 year ago

Has launched in the past year in the US, in areas in which cannabis has been legalized in the past year in states like Ohio, New Jersey, Texas, and California. The company’s founders say they can apply their technology to any state/state-regulated cannabis industry, and are already in business in the US.

35
1 year ago

A startup that uses AI to tailor your work environment by taking the psychology of your job and the company you work for into account. TRACE, which launched in early 2019, has found that when you work in a “high-energy” job, your brain feels more alert and focused, but that when you’re in a “low-energy” job, your brain feels more relaxed and unfocused.

35
1 year ago

 A startup that builds technology and tools for teams, including a project management platform, a task management tool, and a Slack integrations.

35
10 months ago

A company focused on building the next generation of technology for the core of the hospital. The company is building a new kind of computer that helps doctors and nurses coordinate a patient’s care throughout the hospital.

35
8 months ago

A startup looking to automate the process of scanning and converting hundreds of thousands of documents into a searchable database for the legal industry. The company hopes to be the go-to resource for legal teams, with their proprietary technology that allows for text-searching and intelligent summarizing.

35
7 months ago

Technology to help teams in Brazil manage corporate travel more effectively. As travel becomes more important for companies, TriptoHelp wants to help teams book travel, sort itineraries, and manage more efficiently.

35
5 months ago

The startup is focused on the global pharmaceutical supply chain, and wants to use blockchain technology to help reduce fraud and improve transparency.

35
4 months ago

A financial software company that works with a lot of banks to provide technology solutions for those banks to use.

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1 year ago

This startup uses technology to help small- and medium-size businesses process credit cards. It’s currently in beta with 100 small businesses.

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1 year ago

A company that builds a new kind of anti-fraud technology, through the use of machine learning.

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1 year ago

A company that builds apps for handling logistics, including managing inventory, scheduling activities, and making payments.

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11 months ago

A platform that helps photographers build portfolios using a variety of photos. The startup is bootstrapped and currently working to get in front of bloggers and other influencers before it's ready for a round.

34
11 months ago

A startup that provides an API for logistics companies to track their vehicles, which means they can plan routes and optimize them with data.

34
11 months ago

A technology platform for managing the “Internet of Things” that connects all devices together into one platform.

34
11 months ago

A software company that offers a way to create a pitch deck from PowerPoint slides and a catalog of images, videos and data.

34
7 months ago

A B2B tech and software company that helps businesses automate the adoption of new technology in the workplace.

34
2 months ago

A company that seeks to use behavioral science, data and technology to help people with financial and entrepreneurial goals.

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1 year ago

A patent-pending technology for making 3D-printed objects from photos.

33
1 year ago

A company that builds technology that helps brands and retailers verify that the products they sell are genuine. The startup helps consumers protect themselves from online scams and helps brands and retailers protect themselves from fraudulent sellers.

33
1 year ago

A SaaS platform that helps user groups grow by empowering them to manage all of their conference or event logistics.

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1 year ago

Nonprofits are often the ones using the most outdated technology, which can lead to cost overruns, delays, and ultimately poor results. Eloken helps nonprofits modernize their IT infrastructure by providing them with a cloud-based platform that cuts their costs while providing them with the tools they need to keep their programs running smoothly.

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10 months ago

Empowering employers to provide the right focus and motivation to employees, providing behavioral science-based training by bringing together neuroscience and behavioral psychology.

33
10 months ago

A startup for small and medium-size companies willing to try a technology that can track employee productivity by measuring their social media activity.

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7 months ago

An online platform that promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace, increasing the number of women and minorities in technology.

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6 months ago

A startup that aims to bring more women into technology and tech-interested companies.

33
5 months ago

A social sharing platform for bloggers and startup founders.

33
4 months ago

A content-marketing tool for food bloggers. The startup takes a percentage of a blogger’s ad revenue.

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4 months ago

The Startup Grind is a podcast network that highlights the best stories in business, technology and startup news. The podcast is produced by TechCrunch, and features interviews with entrepreneurs, founders and investors.

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1 year ago

A company that offers a closed-loop technology for managing real-time customer service representatives. Unbounce’s system enables companies to manage customer interactions in real-time, and give back control of the customer’s experience to the organization.

32
1 year ago

In a blog post, the company announced a new product called “Individual Plans”, which allow you to customize your coverage and how much risk you’re willing to take.

32
1 year ago

MakeMaps helps users create maps from scratch, or edit existing maps. It uses low-cost aerial mapping technology to create maps that are useful for a range of products.

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8 months ago

A Q&A platform that transcribes audio conversations to text and vice versa, so users can have conversations with friends and family over voice technology.

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7 months ago

A new technology for making visual recognition systems, which will be a first use case for “cognitive computing” - a bundle of technologies that use a computer’s ability to learn, as opposed to a good ol’ fashioned camera.

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6 months ago

A technology that uses machine learning to create a “next-level user experience” for building and managing applications.

32
6 months ago

A startup that intends to use blockchain technology to bring rewards to the people who work at companies.

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3 months ago

This startup is building a platform of AI, biometrics, and blockchain technology to help companies manage and analyze their supply chains.

32
1 year ago

This startup wants to use the power of social media to help health care professionals treat depression. It’s a new kind of “social medicine”, using social media and technology to treat depression in a way that is more human and empathetic.

31
1 year ago

A software for helping businesses monitor and control their energy use. The startup uses IoT technology to reduce energy use in businesses and ensure that every watt is used effectively.

31
1 year ago

idea: This startup is building a service that helps retailers create flash sales with products that are limited to a certain time period. It allows merchants to manage inventory, create exclusive deals for customers, and manage all of the logistics.

31
1 year ago

A logistics platform to help people get packages to their doors.

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11 months ago

A way to use pre-built markdown templates to build a blog.

31
11 months ago

“Business Insider” is a U.S. business and technology news website, founded in 2009.

31
11 months ago

A credit card that pays you back when you pay it back. Cardlytics uses mobile technology to help people manage their credit cards, with a unique feature that helps you monitor your spending and cuts down on the number of times you have to pay off a credit card.

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6 months ago

The idea is to create a product that helps the community of health professionals in a particular