💡 Ideas AI

Powered by OpenAI

Ideas on this page are 100% generated by OpenAI's GPT-3, an artifically intelligent deep learning model, without human involvement, and trained by you and 1,051,092+ other people who liked or disliked ideas. How it works

by @levelsio



Run Startup Ideas



11 months ago

A mobile app and site that helps people to find places to jog and run, and then connect with other runners and trainers.

1,285
1 year ago

A tool for employee onboarding, designed to put employees through a process to get them up and running at their new job.

806
1 year ago

Imagine an app that tells you when all of your favorite brands are offering some new deal. With their tech platform, the company is building a business that runs “brand-specific loyalty programs.”

193
11 months ago

This company is building an app that aims to help cities with data, allowing them to run services like parking and waste collection more efficiently.

141
1 year ago

A startup that provides a service to help people get their business up and running in another country

139
1 year ago

A device that can be attached to a bicycle seat post to help bikers and runners track their stats.

133
1 year ago

In May, the startup launched its first version, a $300 PC that it said could run as much as 40% faster than similarly priced machines. The company’s second version is a $1,000 PC that it says is twice as fast as its first version.

131
1 year ago

A startup that helps businesses manage their cash flow. The tool helps companies forecast where their cash will come from, and sends automated reminders when it runs low. The startup uses machine learning and AI to help companies forecast how much cash they would have at this month’s end and the next month.

129
1 year ago

This online service lets people learn Spanish and English through games and video, and allows people to play games with a partner. It’s currently running in beta in the US.

129
1 year ago

This startup is building a platform that lets anyone customize a pair of shoes for any use, whether it be running a marathon, doing yoga, or just trying to look cool.

129
11 months ago

A startup that helps small businesses manage their expenses. The company helps businesses track their expenses, and it promises that it can save businesses thousands of dollars in the long run.

129
11 months ago

A company that runs gamified learning programs for employees and helps them retain information.

128
1 year ago

A tool that automates some of the manual steps involved in running a company. It’s designed to help companies like restaurants and hotels manage expenses.

122
1 year ago

A startup that hires people as “runners” who can help you with errands in your neighborhood

120
1 year ago

An enterprise SaaS solution for companies that need a platform to handle all of the different aspects of running a business.

119
1 year ago

A mobile application that takes care of all the background tasks of running a business. It allows you to focus on making your business more efficient.

119
1 year ago

A startup that provides a service for people to do their shopping, run errands and be their personal assistant

118
1 year ago

Founded in 2015, Flyfree is an SEO agency based in London. They provide digital marketing services and run their own SEO training academy.

116
1 year ago

A platform to make it easier to run fundraisers.

115
1 year ago

Podium is a tool for building and running sales meetings. The startup is working with companies like Slack, PayPal, and Microsoft to build digital sales meetings that are more efficient and engaging.

115
1 year ago

A solution for poorly performing government-run schools in India, with plans to expand to other countries in the future.

112
1 year ago

A cloud-based platform to enable people to easily run their own on-demand marketplaces. The startup is targeting people who sell products on eBay and Amazon.

112
1 year ago

A wearable device that tracks running and biking data and can communicate with a smartphone app. The startup wants to make it easy to get new workouts and track progress without having to purchase a wearable or smartphone apps.

112
1 year ago

This company wants to make it easier for auto dealerships to run their inventories. It helps dealers automate their processes by tying inventory to sales.

111
1 year ago

A new airline that runs flights from the US to cities in the Philippines and Indonesia, using a fleet of Boeing 787-8s

110
1 year ago

The company’s first product is a tool for developers to write tests that run on the server-side, eliminating the need to run the tests in the browser.

110
1 year ago

A wearables startup that wants to help people run more efficiently and exercise better. It says its product is worn like a wristband and tracks things like steps taken, calories burned, distance traveled, and sleep.

109
1 year ago

A computer science startup that builds simple, cheap, and fast hardware for India’s unconnected. One product, called the Laptop Bridge, is a $35 device meant to plug into an electrical socket and convert it into a computer-like device that can run basic programs and connect to the internet, so that farmers, students, or anyone else can use it.

109
1 year ago

A company that provides a platform to run community-based learning programs in developing countries online.

108
1 year ago

A company that helps retail stores run their inventory at the right price.

108
1 year ago

The startup helps banks build and run their own corporate credit cards and associated tools. They’re currently working with 6 banks across the US.

105
1 year ago

A “B2B software company that provides software solutions to people who run small businesses.” It’s a software company, but it’s also a software company that’s also a software company.

105
1 year ago

A solution for female entrepreneurs to generate revenue online without having to deal with the day-to-day work of running a business.

105
1 year ago

A way to make your phone’s battery last longer. The startup uses a sensor that tells the phone when it is being charged and when the battery is running low. It then adjusts the phone’s power management settings.

104
1 year ago

This startup is building a tool to make building custom software easier for non-coders. It's similar to tools like Kaleidoscope or CodeRunner.

103
1 year ago

The following startups were all listed in the “premier” category at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, but didn’t make the final cut to the demo stage of the event.

103
1 year ago

A startup for short-term rentals. The startup helps vacation homeowners skip the traditional agency process and run their own rentals on their own terms.

103
1 year ago

Trunkable wants to build a web-based home that can be rented as a vacation home.

103
1 year ago

A startup that hires people to run errands for you, like getting groceries, taking out the trash, or picking up your dry cleaning

102
1 year ago

Idea: A startup for “solar powered cars”. The startup wants to build a rooftop solar system that generates energy for your car, allowing the car to run on solar power.

102
1 year ago

A smartphone app that helps patients help themselves. The app helps users manage their prescriptions, so they can take medications at the right time, and refill them before they run out. It also serves as a reminder to patients that they’re taking their meds, and will remind them when their prescriptions are about to expire.

102
1 year ago

 A software-as-a-service tool that allows users to run A/B tests on product features.

101
1 year ago

"We believe that the world’s 2.5 billion farmers deserve access to information they can trust. We believe that everyone deserves an opportunity to improve their lives. We believe that, in the long run, this is good for the planet."

101
1 year ago

A platform for running and publishing community-driven events, such as hackathons and meetups.

101
1 year ago

A tool that helps companies create software that can be run across multiple devices, using HTML5.

100
10 months ago

A platform that allows landlords to manage their rental units, connecting them to homebuyers and letting agents. The pitch is that it gives landlords a new way to run their business, helping them collect rent and keep track of their properties. It’s available in the UK and Australia at the moment, although they’re looking to expand internationally.

100
1 year ago

A startup that helps businesses in the United States and Europe run their money using shared accounts. It’s a “one-stop shop” for working with multiple banks.

99
1 year ago

A way to find local help when you’re running a service-based business. The service tries to find contractors and other types of work that you need done, then match you with the right person to perform the work.

99
1 year ago

In May 2018, TechCrunch ranked the top 50 innovation in Indonesia.

99
11 months ago

Jet.com is a startup that will sell anything from household items to clothes to groceries to a single user, with no membership fees or minimum purchase requirements. It’s been called the Amazon of online shopping that will work on the ground. The company says it has 1.1 million active buyers already, and a $3 billion run rate.

99
1 year ago

A startup that provides a service for people to run errands for others like picking up groceries, doing laundry and other tasks

98
1 year ago

Idea: A startup for people who need to get their applications or websites running quickly online, without having to go through the hassle of setting up servers

98
1 year ago

People who want to start a company but don’t know how to do so can learn to do it from this startup. They teach entrepreneurs how to raise small amounts of money, how to run a team, and how to keep track of their business.

98
1 year ago

A company that provides global data analysts with insights into consumer trends in real time. The startup is growing its team and expanding globally. It has raised $2 million to date from O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures and CrunchFund. It will be based in San Francisco.

98
1 year ago

A platform that allows developers to take their app and run it via IP. It's aimed at mobile apps, but its founders say it can run desktop programs too.

98
1 year ago

A company that enables companies to build bot-enabled services and chatbots. The company already has a beta product, a chatbot for booking a server that runs on Amazon’s Alexa.

97
1 year ago

In August 2018, Crunchbase reported that there were over 150 venture-backed startup accelerators in the United States. The list of top accelerators in the United States was as follows:

97
1 year ago

A startup that uses a software program to crunch open data to predict land value The startup claims that it can predict land value more accurately than appraisers and cheaper than buying survey data

96
1 year ago

A company that automates and improves the process for running a restaurant

96
1 year ago

According to a report by TechCrunch, the San Francisco based coworking space, WeWork, is looking to raise another round of investments at a valuation of $8 billion. WeWork has been growing rapidly, and has been a major success in the US. However, the multi-billion-dollar valuation has not been met by the pace of growth, and many question how sustainable it will be.

96
1 year ago

Idea: This startup is building a new productivity tool that lets users scroll down a page to view content, rather than clicking from one page to another The startup currently has a prototype and has already been featured in TechCrunch

95
1 year ago

A software-as-a-service tool for businesses to create and manage their own marketing campaigns without needing to know the intricacies of running a digital marketing agency.

95
1 year ago

A mobile app that helps runners find races and the closest running paths. The startup has raised $4.5 million in funding and is based in Chicago.

94
1 year ago

A startup focused on offering a new way for people to get around. The company is focused on making public transit faster, more reliable, and more accessible, and it wants to do that by buying out bus companies and running them as its own private transportation network.

94
1 year ago

A platform that allows groups to set up private social media accounts and run them as a group. The teams you’re a part of can choose their own rules and restrictions, so it’s a sort of Slack with a self-controlled community.

93
1 year ago

A platform for self-driving car manufacturers to build their own maps and run their own fleets

93
1 year ago

A startup that enables businesses to create a custom work product for their employees. The company has only run early stage trials, but has already attracted more than $3 million in funding from investors like 500 Startups.

93
1 year ago

 Gives entrepreneurs and startups easy access to the hardware they need to build and run their business. Founded by a former Microsoft engineer, the company has raised $2.5M and is launching in beta today.

93
1 year ago

A startup that helps brands develop an online presence in the Indian market by connecting them with the right media partners to place ads, run sponsored posts, and more.

93
1 year ago

A platform that makes it easy for authors to build their own websites from scratch, selling their content to publishers and charging them per view or per download. The startup is also working on a platform to run e-commerce stores.

92
1 year ago

A customer service platform that helps companies plan and run customer support operations.

91
1 year ago

An API for businesses to collect data, run analytics, and process orders on their own software they already use.

91
1 year ago

TechCrunch’s IPOs have been pretty good over the past decade. The 14 most recent IPOs have collectively brought in $2.4 billion as of April 2018, according to research from Pitchbook.

90
10 months ago

A tool for restaurant owners and employees that helps them with the everyday tasks of running a restaurant. With the app, you can order takeout, track tips, and review your shift.

90
1 year ago

This is “a healthcare startup for the world’s largest democracy” – India. It aims to help patients get their prescriptions filled at the lowest prices possible, and is already working with several pharmaceutical companies in India for a $3 million revenue run rate.

89
1 year ago

This startup is building a “smart” card that runs on a local RFID (radio frequency identification) chip. The card is intended for use in vending machines and retail stores where sales occur, but the company is also looking to use it in other contexts like credit/debit cards and membership cards.

89
1 year ago

A tool for running your business through a more efficient, streamlined process that gets the information you need to inform your decisions and meetings more quickly. Tailspring is a software company that helps companies set up recurring meetings and manage those meetings more efficiently.

88
1 year ago

A startup that wants to help small-business owners run their businesses without hiring a full-time employee. They provide a suite of tools, from a scheduling app to a CRM to help you get things done.

88
1 year ago

The idea: A mobile phone that can be powered by your body movement, rather than by a battery. The goal is for the device to be small enough to fit in your pocket, but powerful enough to run a full computer. The company was founded in May 2016 by two ex-Apple engineers.

87
1 year ago

A restaurant-like space in a building that lets local entrepreneurs run a curated collection of food businesses — a quick-service restaurant, a coffee shop, an ice cream parlor, a bakery, etc. — in a single location. The space also offers shared office space and has a private chef who can cook for customers.

86
1 year ago

The startup is building a platform for genomics data that is both more accessible, and more useful in the long run than other existing options. They are digitizing research from thousands of articles to make their platform the definitive source for scientific information.

84
1 year ago

A startup that helps run a small business by helping you keep track of all your employees, customers, and products in one place. The startup wants to make the small business owner their own digital HR manager.

84
1 year ago

A realtime database that crunches social media and digital marketing analytics from realtime sources. The startup is focusing on the UK market.

84
1 year ago

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

84
1 year ago

A B2B Internet of Things platform for the construction industry that offers a platform for construction companies to make products that can be automated, from construction vehicles to buildings. The company is building a “smart factory” that offers a low-cost manufacturing model that can be automated, allowing construction companies to run on lean manufacturing principles.

83
1 year ago

The company provides a virtual shared workspace that runs on Slack, allowing people to remotely collaborate on projects.

83
1 year ago

A family-friendly AI chatbot that allows grocery shoppers to chat with the AI through voice or text to help them pick out the best deals. The company says it’s already up and running in grocery chains like Walmart.

83
1 year ago

This enterprise software company is designing a SaaS app for running a large manufacturing facility. The company is currently in a pilot with a large manufacturer in the US.

82
1 year ago

A platform for pet owners with chronic conditions to have more control over their care and more transparency into their health. The app allows owners to take phone calls from their doctors, get their medical records, and run tests for them.

82
1 year ago

A startup to help people make money by turning their run-down car into

81
1 year ago

The startup is bringing its AI to 100,000 small businesses in Germany and the Netherlands to help them run better.

81
1 year ago

 A cloud-based digital assistant for retail businesses. The company’s Virtual Assistant can be set up to take orders, run inventory, and much more.

80
1 year ago

This is an ongoing list of startups that have raised funding. This list is compiled from Crunchbase and other news sources.

80
1 year ago

This startup is building a super fast service for running machine learning algorithms on a cluster of computers, hosted by Amazon EC2 and using the company’s Machine Learning Service.

79
1 year ago

A hardware startup that’s building a way for software to run on physical products, such as a keyboard or a mouse, instead of being software-only. The startup wants to create a device that can connect to a computer and transform a physical object into a fully-functional computer.

79
1 year ago

In addition, there are several other fast-growing startups that are also still working their way through the Crunchbase database, including:

79
1 year ago

The company wants to provide the infrastructure to help universities and other institutions run their own online courses. The platform includes a series of free courses, exams, and quizzes.

78
1 year ago

A startup that wants to create a new class of companies that can run their own data centers as a service.

78
1 year ago

A startup run by former Microsoft employee Jason Pelczer, that’s developing a system for companies to accept crypto payments for their enterprise software. The company is targeting companies in the financial services sector.

78
1 year ago

This startup is working on a way to make it easier for people to run their own mobile apps, by allowing them to build them using a drag-and-drop interface.

78
11 months ago

A tool that can be used to create “mini apps” that can be used to run tiny tasks on a business’s phone, like taking a picture with a tablet, or looking up a restaurant’s location.

77
1 year ago

Jeeves is a service that lets people reserve rooms on Airbnb, post photos, and chat with hosts. It’s currently running in San Francisco and Los Angeles and has plans to expand to New York City, Chicago, and Washington, DC.

76
1 year ago

A software startup that aims to make it easier for companies to create surveys online. The startup is building a survey tool that’s designed to work with software like SurveyMonkey and SurveyGizmo, and is already running its own free online survey service.

76
1 year ago

A software firm that helps companies build out their infrastructure to handle data crunching and AI.

76
1 year ago

A new service that lets companies run their own credit card processing, giving them the ability to take cash out of the ATM and sending it directly to a bank account.

75
1 year ago

The company helps companies automate their social media marketing efforts by providing analysis of their Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest accounts. A company can then run these analytics across all their accounts and get a report which shows which content is performing best and which posts are most engaging.

74
1 year ago

A product that helps companies run a competitive advantage over competitors by allowing them to track their employees’ productivity in real-time.

74
1 year ago

This company is building a platform for large retailers to run a giant global inventory system that can be used by partners and independent merchants.

74
1 year ago

A Tinder for the runway, using an algorithm to find the looks that are most likely to be the next big thing.

74
11 months ago

The startup has built a software platform that gives brands the ability to create real-time webinars through web browsers or mobile applications. The company is based in New York City and is backed by a $3 million seed round from investors including 500 Startups, Forerunner Ventures, and Lerer Ventures.

74
1 year 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.

73
1 year ago

A startup that wants to help you manage your social media accounts with the goal of making it easy to run the same account across multiple devices.

71
9 months ago

A toolset that helps organizations manage their business continuity and disaster recovery. The startup has raised nearly $2 million in investor money, and is run by former CIO of IBM's Digital Solutions group.

71
1 year ago

The Startup Grind is a podcast produced by TechCrunch and Rolling Stone. It features interviews with top entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders in the startup community.

70
1 year ago

A digital platform that helps people take exams for jobs, and that then prepares them for the job. It launched in June, and after a few weeks of beta testing, is now up and running.

70
8 months ago

A tool for running small businesses with an MVP, which helps people create their own business model

70
1 year ago

A tool for running and managing fitness classes, the startup wants to help “coach-ify” exercise classes.

69
1 year ago

A platform that integrates with existing systems to give users a view into the costs of running their business.

69
11 months 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.

69
1 year ago

A tool to help people find the right place to spend their money spend their money, and run ads to help them do it.

68
1 year ago

A way for people who need to move into a new apartment to take a photo of their living room or kitchen and quickly see a comprehensive price list of what it would cost to remodel it. The startup says it’s profitable and has a $150,000 monthly revenue run rate.

68
1 year ago

A startup for companies that want to run their own video and audio conferencing system for internal meetings

67
1 year ago

A startup that makes it easier to deal with the risks and costs associated with running a business. The company aims to help business owners save time and money, and to make it easier to access professional services.

66
1 year ago

A startup for running crowdfunding campaigns, granting donors access to exclusive perks and early access to the product.

66
1 year ago

A startup for tracking running mileage, showing a user’s progress in terms of distance run and time spent running. The startup is focused on the female market.

66
1 year ago

A startup that is building software that helps companies run their own data centers. The company is offering a $700/month service.

65
1 year ago

A free app that uses GPS to guide runners on their runs. The startup is building a way to get people from one place to another, by showing them what’s around obstacles on the way.

65
1 year ago

A backend platform for the “internet of things”, which connects all the devices in your house. The backend is a piece of software that runs on an app on your phone which connects all the devices in your house. It’s a way to connect all the devices in your house, give voice commands, and get things to do on your schedule.

64
1 year ago

A startup for hotels and restaurants to manage their supply chain. The business is run by ex-Googlers.

64
9 months ago

A startup that provides a point of sale (POS) system for retailers, allowing them to manage inventory and run their store without a lot of the overhead of a traditional store.

64
1 year ago

A venture-backed startup that serves as a marketing platform for credit card and bank data that lets companies run campaigns. It’s also a marketplace for data, where companies can buy and sell their own data sets.

63
1 year ago

A business that helps other business run themselves. They have a platform for scheduling and tracking time for employees, and an app that helps employees find time for personal things.

63
1 year ago

This is a mobile application that helps people find the nearest bus stop for their commute. It’s more than just a tool to find routes, the app also provides real-time alerts to riders who are nearby, letting them know when the next bus is arriving. Founded in June, the startup has plans to expand to other cities and has run tests in San Francisco and Minneapolis.

62
1 year 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.

62
1 year ago

A startup that uses “crunchtime” to help companies and teams get things done. The startup’s core product is a web application that helps teams manage tasks and shares status updates.

62
2 months ago

A company that makes it easy to find and buy the best deals on the various services that you need to run your business. The startup uses data from the Internet to compare prices across all of the services.

62
1 year ago

A business that wants to create a bank that runs on the Ethereum blockchain. It’s planning to use revenue from that bank to fund the company’s own blockchain development.

61
1 year ago

In an interview with TechCrunch, the company said it was building a “mobile first,” “on-demand” fully-distributed video streaming platform.

61
1 year ago

A platform for companies to get a better handle on their runways of suppliers, factories, and partners.

61
10 months ago

A startup that helps long-distance runners “train like an athlete.”

61
1 year ago

 A French company that runs AI-based time tracking software for employers, helping them monitor employees’ time and pay them accurately.

60
9 months ago

A team of Ph.D.s and VCs is building a new language for smart contracts, making it easier to write and read smart contracts that run on the Ethereum blockchain.

60
1 year ago

A startup that helps healthcare companies manage their patient records. The company provides software and services to help them make data easier to find. They have already run pilot programs with large insurance companies and hospitals.

59
1 year ago

This startup wants to replace the inefficient and often criminally-run trucking industry with a new way to move freight that’s better for consumers, the environment, and the economy as a whole, by using autonomous vehicles.

59
1 year ago

Online platform for building decentralized applications, allowing teams to build their own apps and run them with a simple API.

59
1 year ago

A software-as-a-service platform that helps brands run social video campaigns.

59
1 year ago

A startup that provides a virtual assistant for time-crunched financial services managers. They want to make their service as affordable as possible, too, with no monthly fees.

58
1 year ago

A web services platform that connects developers and organizations to build web-based apps to run on any device.

58
1 year ago

A startup that wants to make it easier for companies to launch crowdfunding campaigns, with tools like interactive video and a toolkit that helps people run their campaigns.

58
1 year ago

A way for people to take a photo of their food, and see where it came from and what was in it. It’s already up and running, and aims to keep customers up to date on the food they eat.

58
1 year ago

A platform that helps people run their freelancer workflows, helping them manage invoices, payments, and other interactions with clients.

58
1 year ago

A company that helps retailers, manufacturers and distributors run promotions that are tailored to the specific needs of their customers, with the goal of increasing the lifetime value of customers.

57
10 months ago

A chatbot that helps users with their finances. The startup says that it has already run a pilot with a few companies.

57
1 year ago

A platform that lets anyone run a small business by turning their home into a co-working space.

56
1 year ago

A startup that offers a platform for network marketers to build teams and market to them, but also help them run their businesses more effectively.

56
1 year ago

A company that makes it easier for businesses to publish and manage their URLs, which are often a pain point in running a company.

54
1 year ago

A virtual assistant that helps people run their businesses. The startup’s job board is unique in that it’s also a full-service platform that helps users manage their careers, including job-seeking, interviewing, and salary negotiations, among other things.

54
1 year ago

A company that wants to build a meal kit delivery service. It currently has 6,000 users, with a $17,000 monthly recurring revenue run rate, and plans to launch in the first half of 2020.

54
1 year ago

A platform for helping small- to medium-sized businesses run their sales, marketing, and customer service. They’re currently in beta and have worked with a variety of companies, including Johnnie Walker and Net-a-Porter.

53
1 year ago

A customer management software for online retailers, allowing them to run customer loyalty programs and reward their customers for purchases.

53
11 months ago

"Mashape’s mission is to help small businesses grow and scale. Mashape has developed a suite of tools that allow small businesses to manage their businesses from a central platform. This can be anything from scheduling a meeting to processing invoices. Using Mashape, small businesses can focus on running their business and not their IT. Mashape’s platform is designed to be easy to use and free for small businesses."

53
1 year ago

Building a mortgage application and loan application that takes traditional paperwork out of the equation and runs it through an AI engine.

52
1 year ago

A platform for consumers and brands to build out ads for their own sites and the company will do the rest. The company claims to have a six-figure monthly run rate, with $100 million in monthly ad revenue. The company says they have 1,000 brands running campaigns on their platform.

52
1 year ago

Spots are a blockchain-based social network powered by artificial intelligence. The company lets users create and manage their own chat groups, with each group being able to run a mini-economy.

51
1 year ago

A B2B company that helps people share or receive money “without the hassle of going to the bank or running a credit card to wire money overseas”.

50
1 year ago

A tool to help companies make the right product decisions by crunching data from different sources.

49
11 months ago

An API for crowdsourced product reviews, allowing brands to run their own polls and aggregate the data.

49
9 months ago

A startup that tracks the things you buy, and lets you know when you’re running low on a product

49
11 months ago

A startup that helps bars, restaurants, and retailers engage customers with digital menus and order-ahead functionality. It’s currently running pilots in Chicago and New York.

48
10 months ago

An API for credit unions to help them get up and running at lower cost.

48
9 months ago

A browser extension for Chrome that allows users to find information about a website, like who runs it or what its purpose is.

48
1 month ago

A venture-backed company that offers a suite of services for companies running sales operations in the US.

48
1 year ago

A platform for brands to run e-commerce experiments in which they test new products, store designs and other experiments.

47
1 year ago

This startup is building an app that enables workers to schedule tasks via a mobile app instead of an email. They’re currently working on a version for freelance workers, but they’ve also written a book on how to run your business without a web presence.

47
1 year ago

Launch is a period of intense growth and expansion, and the companies listed above are just a drop in the bucket. As the startup ecosystem continues to grow, a lot more startups will have good ideas. Here are the top startups that have launched in 2019, according to TechCrunch.

47
1 year ago

A sales collaboration platform that helps companies with salespeople communicate better, run more profitable sales meetings, and close more deals.

46
10 months ago

A company that provides a way for people with small businesses to run bookkeeping software online.

46
10 months ago

A business that seeks to create the next generation of data reporting for agencies, which are tasked with crunching the numbers on everything from city budgets to loan applications.

46
10 months ago

A company that does data collection for nonprofit events. The company is going to help nonprofits run better, faster, and cheaper events through a better toolset.

46
6 months ago

A software company that makes “tools that help the world’s leading brands and agencies build and run their multi-channel customer engagement programs.”

46
11 months ago

A platform that runs on top of Amazon S3 and helps users set up their own private storage for data. The startup is focused on data privacy and security.

45
5 months ago

A company that offers a “crypto-native” platform for blockchain development. They want to build a platform for developers to build DApps or smart contracts that run in the Ethereum blockchain.

45
10 months ago

A food delivery platform for small businesses that is focused on reducing the financial burden of running a brick and mortar restaurant. It aims to lower the cost of running a restaurant by providing the owner with the tools to order their own food and have it delivered. The company has raised $10 million in funding.

44
10 months ago

A tool to help people run their own ad campaigns on Facebook for a small fee

44
6 months ago

A startup that helps companies build customer engagement campaigns around campaigns that are already successfully running, using their data to identify the best campaigns to cross-promote.

44
10 months ago

A shared grocery shopping service that lets you buy items for someone else at a discount, with a promise of never having to run out of things again.

43
9 months ago

 A startup that helps exercise for runners by showing them the route from where they’re running to their destination.

43
1 year ago

A company that helps consultants run remote meetings and make sure they have the right tools to do it.

42
1 year ago

The following is a list of notable consumer product startups in North America that have raised venture funding, according to Crunchbase and its sources.

42
9 months ago

A platform that allows people to build and run their own podcasts, with the ability to have multiple shows on the platform.

42
1 year ago

A startup that helps businesses manage all their customer data and automate tasks across the customer lifecycle. The company says revenue will be generated through the use of its software, which runs on the company’s API.

41
1 year ago

This August, TechCrunch reported that Instagram was in talks with Facebook to acquire the company for as much as $1 billion. Instagram, which was founded in 2010, is based in San Francisco, and is a popular photography app that has more than 300 million users around the world. It was acquired by Facebook in 2012, and Facebook has since used Instagram to promote its other products, including Instagram Stories, and advertisements. Instagram has been a big investment for Facebook, and many think it has been one of the company's most successful acquisitions. However, Instagram's popularity has led to a lot of negative press coverage about the user data that Facebook has access to.

41
10 months ago

A startup that helps merchants manage the process of returning items. This startup is run by CFOs for major retailers.

41
6 months ago

This startup makes a device that measures skin temperature and runs the numbers to help a patient determine if they have a fever.

41
2 months ago

A tool for building documents for large companies and helping the process run smoothly.

41
1 year ago

A company that wants to make it easier to test code. They’re building an online IDE for developers, with an integrated test runner, and are in talks with larger companies.

40
10 months ago

A software company that helps small businesses run their inventory, from stocking to payment processing. The startup wants to make the process of running a retail store “easier, faster, and cheaper”.

40
5 months ago

A company with a single focus: climbing, running, and hiking. It’s a big problem in the US, with only 1 in 10 people living in cities with easy access to mountains. The company makes foot and hand grip strength and body weight training equipment and sells them in a subscription model in-app.

40
4 months ago

Smile is a startup based in Tel Aviv that has built a tool that can help people get trained in coding in only six hours. The company is run by a former CTO of Israeli company SapientNitro.

40
9 months ago

A social networking app that allows users to set up and run an online "party" for their friends.

39
1 year ago

A new platform for data analysis and processing. The company’s platform is built on a decentralized network of computers that run on smart contracts, directly connecting scientists with researchers across the world.

38
1 year ago

A software platform to help the supply chain run more efficiently.

38
10 months ago

 A social media platform focused on art. The startup wants to create a community around artistic endeavors and sales. The company’s current campaign has a goal of $100,000, but is still running with a month left.

38
2 months ago

An online marketplace for local household goods that allows you to buy anything from a couch to a crib. Its currently run in 20 cities across the US.

38
9 months ago

A software company building a business process management application that empowers small businesses to more effectively and efficiently run their businesses.

37
3 months ago

A new kind of financial tool for freelancers and people who work on-demand. It’s a way for people to run their finances and see where their money is going.

37
10 months ago

A platform for building custom business applications that runs on the Salesforce platform.

36
7 months ago

A company that wants to help you get up and running with your first product idea in 12 weeks. They’ve built a platform for product discovery and ideation.

36
5 months ago

A company that makes a nearly-unbreakable, bendable charging cable. The company says they’ve seen their cables get dropped, stepped on, and run over multiple times by cars and trucks and they’ve never snapped or even bent.

36
3 months ago

This is a tool to help people make better decisions about their financial lives. The company wants to help people crunch and visualize financial data in order to make better decisions. Part of that is tracking their spending.

36
3 months ago

In this video, a startup founder runs through a list of companies:

36
1 year ago

A platform for buying and selling virtual items like power-ups, skins and runes in esports. PGL is based in China and is already signing up professional esports teams to use its platform, which lets teams create their own websites and sell merchandise.

34
9 months ago

This list is based on companies that have raised a Series A, B or C round. Crunchbase tracks companies that have raised funding. It does not track companies that have acquired companies, or those that are now defunct.

33
2 months ago

 A company that runs an on-demand concierge service that provides products, services and tips to people.

33
10 months ago

Another product for running virtual meetings, this time focused on the enterprise. The startup helps companies organize large-scale conference calls even though they could be anywhere in the world.

32
9 months ago

A startup that wants to help people with specific challenges, like people with epilepsy or those who want to run marathons. It’s is already has 4,500 users, and manages over $6 million in payments.

32
9 months ago

Voice-activated home and car security devices that run in the background and alert you if there is an issue.

32
9 months ago

 A startup that wants to help people book and pay for hotel rooms. The startup is running a pilot with Y Combinator and Hilton.

32
8 months ago

A group of engineers building a “scalable, secure, and private” platform that allows developers to build applications that run on a personal computer, a group of devices, or a network of devices.

32
7 months ago

This idea is a tool that allows anyone to run their own private code review on Github.

32
6 months ago

This startup is building an API for API companies to build API integrations into their API. API integrations are a key part of growing an API-powered business by letting users access the API without actually running the API themselves.

32
2 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.

32
9 months ago

A B2B company that works with businesses to run payroll and health benefits, and helps them monetize their employees.

31
9 months ago

“The Swiss Army Knife for your car”, a device that runs an array of sensors to help keep your car on the road and save money.

31
8 months ago

The startup wants to build an app that allows your phone to act as a touchscreen monitor for an iPad, letting you run apps on one screen and videos on the other. Coming soon to Android.

31
7 months ago

They’re a startup that wants to make it easier for companies to track and allocate ad spend across multiple markets. They run an ad network for over 1,000 brands, including Nike, Samsung, and Sony.

31
6 months ago

The startup is building a product that helps people pay for their next drink with a tap on a table or a QR code. The startup’s founder, Rajan Rajan, was the founder of the popular brunch spot, The Blind Barber.

31
9 months ago

The following companies are the newest additions to the Crunchbase 50:

30
7 months ago

A tool that helps local governments run better.

30
7 months ago

A company that makes a tool to help companies get their payroll done faster. The platform is based on the idea of a traditional monthly payroll cycle, but instead of hiring a payroll company to handle things, companies can outsource it to a company like Payroll Master, which runs the payroll for them for a monthly fee.

30
5 months ago

A new way to create animated GIFs using just a phone or a webcam. The startup is building a GIF creation tool that’s made entirely of HTML5 code that can be run in a phone browser.

30
1 year ago

A startup that provides a service for people who are in a crunch and need to get their carpets or floors cleaned

29
8 months ago

A company that helps small businesses hire painters, carpenters, and construction workers. The startup currently has 3 campaigns running in the UK.

29
7 months ago

A startup with a proprietary AI platform that helps applications with a heavy computational load run faster.

29
5 months ago

This startup is building a platform for the company to launch a hardware product that can automatically detect when a customer is about to run out of battery.

29
7 months ago

A startup which makes it easier for people to find and hire new employees. FindEngine helps companies find new employees by running a background check, then connects the job seeker with the job.

28
6 months ago

A platform for running distributed IoT applications

28
9 months ago

A tool to make it easier to create social media profiles and run ads on top of them.

26
8 months ago

A company that wants to build a platform that allows users to run their own autonomous transportation service. The startup has raised $2 million in seed funding. Their first product is the Dragon Ride, a micro electric vehicle that can carry up to 40 pounds of cargo.

26
4 months ago

A startup that’s built a platform for a new type of app that runs on users’ smart phones.

26
3 months ago

An API for robots in factories to help them run more efficiently, and to more precisely do their tasks

26
9 months ago

An engineering staffing startup that partners with companies to bring in new talent. After a company does a demo, Minimum runs a search for top candidates using its proprietary algorithm. The company says they’ve so far found candidates at top engineering schools, raised $1.4 million in VC funding, and secured over a dozen jobs.

25
8 months 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.

25
7 months ago

This startup is building a platform that allows you to track your running and cycling data, as well as a community of other cyclists for comparison.

25
7 months ago

A CRM focused on helping companies find and hire the right people. Jigsaw, which was founded in 2017, has been featured in TechCrunch, Forbes, and Business Insider.

25
7 months ago

A startup that wants to make it easier for business owners to use the same tools to run their business online as they do in the physical world. For example, users can use a smartphone camera to scan a QR code on a package and automatically get the package’s tracking info.

25
4 months ago

A “social network for people working from home”, aimed at helping them find things to do and make new friends. The startup also has a product for businesses that “want to run their own social network for work from home”.

25
4 months ago

A social network for people who run their own businesses. The company wants to help people find like-minded people who can help with tasks like bookkeeping and payroll.

25
1 month ago

A toolkit to help large organizations run more efficient ad campaigns, as well as a payday loan marketplace.

25
9 months ago

A startup that wants to help HR/recruitment/HR department leaders in the US to run their businesses more like startups. The founders say the company helps HR departments get more efficient by putting HR processes on rails and sharing best practices.

24
9 months ago

TechCrunch’s startup of the day, which aims to be a tool for people to share their discoveries of what’s next in the world of tech and business.

24
7 months ago

This startup is building a platform that supports the creation of “lifestyle podcasts” by giving creators a way to get their own podcasts up and running in just a few hours.

24
5 months ago

A platform that connects the architecture of the web with the design of the apps that run on it.

24
3 months ago

 A startup that lets you scan and manage your credit card and bank information online, so you don’t have to carry around all that information with you.  It connects to your bank and credit card accounts, letting you check your balance and make purchases.  It also lets you request a new card, stop payment on a card, check your account balances and track purchases.  The service has been running for about four months and has already processed more than $700,000 in transactions.

24
7 months ago

This article was originally published at TechCrunch.

23
7 months ago

A tool for small businesses to create and manage their own customer data (such as contact info and payment data) without having to purchase it from a data broker or risk running afoul of data licensing laws.

23
5 months ago

A tool to help small businesses identify and actively manage their customers. The startup is already up and running in New York City.

23
4 months ago

A platform that helps organizations plan, take, and share notes on a computer running Linux. Comes with a desktop app and mobile app so you can do all your note-taking on the go.

23
1 year ago

Idea: A startup that is building a solution to address the need for early-stage investment in the medical device industry The company wants to help hardware startups run more efficient clinical trials

22
8 months ago

A platform to help operations teams run their organizations. It aims to “help the individual technician become more efficient and productive”.

22
7 months ago

A company that helps other companies create and use “smart contracts”, essentially creating decentralized software that runs on the blockchain and helps solve business problems.

22
7 months ago

 A smartphone app that tracks how fast people are walking, running, or riding their bikes. The app tracks speed and distance traveled with GPS, then uses that data to report on how people are getting around.

22
7 months ago

A machine learning platform that helps companies make more accurate predictions about when they’ll run out of inventory. The startup is looking to build a “data factory” to make its predictions more accurate.

22
7 months ago

Building a company that helps people and companies track and run their careers and careers better.

22
7 months ago

A startup that is building a “smart” brush to automate brushing. They have a patent on a brush that can recognize when a toothbrush runs out of toothpaste, and it can tell the user what toothpaste they’re running out of.

22
6 months ago

Y Combinator alum. Placed first at TechCrunch Disrupt New York. It’s an online education platform for people who don’t have time to study, but still want to learn.

22
5 months ago

 This startup launched in March in the UK and is planning to expand to the US. The company is building a phone app that connects people to someone who can perform home inspections for them, and is currently running a pilot in the UK.

22
4 months ago

A platform that allows companies to run affordable, virtual office meetings with their employees, without having to spend money on an office.

22
9 months ago

This startup is building a global network of sports stadiums. It’s first project is in Brazil, where it is partnering with an insurance company to run a stadium that hosts games for the local soccer league. The startup is also working with a real estate developer to build a sports stadium in China.

21
7 months ago

A software company building a platform to help companies create mission-critical information they can use to run their business.

21
6 months ago

SaaS that helps businesses keep track of what they have in stock and how fast they’re running out of it.

21
6 months ago

This startup wants to make it easy for anyone with a bad credit score to get a loan. The company’s co-founder says that when running a small business, it’s likely that they know the person they’re dealing with personally. The company uses that advantage to provide a personalized loan experience.

21
3 months ago

This app that uses a real-time algorithm to help you make better travel decisions — like finding the cheapest flights, finding the best hotels, etc. — has a $5 million annual run rate.

21
27 days ago

A small rental car startup that runs in-person rental locations and online booking, as well as manages the customer service side of the business.

21
6 months 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.

20
6 months ago

A platform for crowd-sourced marketing, where startups can run promotions with users for money.

20
6 months ago

This list is based on the CrunchBase data.

20
5 months ago

"TechCrunch" has included the following companies in the Crunchies Awards.

20
5 months ago

A startup that lets you run a kitchen and bar business on the side or full time, or just help out in a friend’s kitchen for a night.

20
5 months ago

A startup that wants to make it easier for multi-location companies to run day-to-day business. They’re building on top of a tool that allows companies to aggregate and manage all their different accounts together.

20
4 months ago

A company that aims to help people with low-level finance and business needs run their businesses more efficiently.

20
4 months ago

A company that wants to make it easy for people to set up and run their own ICOs. The company is currently only involved in the US for now, but they hope to hire more teams in India and the UK soon.

20
3 months ago

A startup that makes it easy to run a business in the United States and Mexico, working with an in-country agent to help you get all the proper permits and licenses.

20
1 month ago

This startup is building digital signage for video advertisers that run on digital billboards.

20
8 months ago

A startup which helps small businesses get funding to grow. The company gives small businesses a way to run their own crowd funding campaigns and get funding for their business.

19
7 months ago

This startup is building a new generation of web browsers, called “containers”, that work like operating systems. Containers are like virtual machines (VM) in that they run programs inside them, but they’re a lot more flexible. You can build a container that can run a Ruby or a Python, for example, and you can run a container that runs a ton of different kinds of programs. Containers can also be used to run a group of VMs, and VMs can run each other, too. The tech is still in its early days, but it’s a promising tech that’s been used to run the Linux operating system.

19
5 months ago

A solution for “scaling” public schools. It lets school districts work with an “empowered community” to decide how schools should be run, including how many teachers and administrators are required.

19
5 months ago

A platform that allows users to run localized peer-to-peer sales of prepaid minutes.

19
3 months ago

The startup is developing a global network of “Barista of the Future” in 20 countries where them will be a barista in a coffee shop, and they earn a living wage. The program is designed to provide baristas with the skills they need to run their own business, and to help them start their own locations.

19
3 months ago

This startup is looking to help businesses in a very crowded space get a better handle on the various systems they use to run their sales. So far they’ve built a system for retailers to track the entire cycle of a sale, from data entry to sale to follow-up.

19
7 months ago

A platform that helps small businesses manage their expenses. The startup has built a cloud-based software system that allows small businesses to run reports and track their cash flow, and handle expenses such as rent, utilities, and business contributions. It offers free plans for nonprofits and businesses with fewer than $1 million in revenue.

18
4 months ago

A startup that helps organizations run and monitor their internal communications. The startup aims to help organizations automate their internal communication, which could be leveraging tools like Slack, Yammer, or even email, to run processes like alerts and promotions.

18
4 months ago

A platform that allows companies to run their own inventory management system, designed to be more user-friendly than the current options.

18
4 months ago

A company that sells solutions for hosting and running private events, with a particular focus on weddings and parties.

18
29 days ago

 A subscription-based email platform. The startup wants to be like Trunk Club, but for businesses. The idea is to offer businesses a selection of designers that can create emails for them. Crafted, for example, can make an email for a customer service rep that looks like an internal email, or for a designer that looks like an email from a designer.

18
7 months ago

A ‘smart’ dog collar that monitors your dog’s vital signs remotely. It has built-in sensors for walking, running, walking backwards, walking on a treadmill, walking in the rain, walking up hills, walking down hills, walking indoors, walking under water, walking into the street, walking into the pool, walking into the lake, walking into the ocean, walking into the lake, walking into the pool, walking backwards, walking inside, walking backwards, walking indoors, walking backwards, walking backwards. Also has a voice recognition system, so you can talk to your dog at the same time.

17
4 months ago

Using AI, this startup aims to make it easier for people to help their friends and family by text. The platform is currently running in beta in New York City for the time being.

17
3 months ago

A company that aims to help teams grow their teams by running them through gamification exercises.

17
3 months ago

A B2B company that helps businesses manage their operations. The startup was co-founded by a former Google employee who used to run a business before quitting in 2011 to become a full-time entrepreneur.

17
6 months ago

"A new platform for making your company's software more accessible to the world. Your software's code will be available for anyone to see, download, copy, and run without the need to sign up for anything."

16
4 months ago

A framework for building apps that run on any given mobile platform, including Android and iOS.

16
3 months ago

A startup that wants to make it easier for people to create their own dog food. Its software helps you create a recipe for your dog, and then run an online analysis to see if the food is safe for your pet.

16
1 month ago

A platform that helps companies run meetings, trainings, and events. They’re working with over 200 organizations and have 10,000 paid users and 1 million free users.

16
3 months ago

“A visual state manager for devops and ops teams”, which will let teams show the state of the infrastructure they’re running and monitor their own infrastructure.

15
3 months ago

A startup called Vostu is building a tool that helps users translate and interpret data into more accessible formats. The current service runs on Slack, but is also available as a standalone product. Vostu also offers a translator for users to translate into other languages, and plans to launch an AI-powered translation service in the future.

15
2 months ago

A company that sells “smart” dog collars that can tell if the dog is running away. The team wants to mount sensors near the dog’s collar and in the dog’s surroundings to identify where it is, and send alerts when it is running away and when it is lost.

15
4 days ago

A mobile payments and loyalty program designed to help small businesses run their businesses more effectively and efficiently. The platform is open to all merchants, not just those in particular industries. It’s currently only in its beta stage.

15
3 months ago

In a world run by robots, where job postings are automated, a new startup is building a kind of “job board” that allows people to post jobs and receive recruiters through the app.

14
3 months ago

A startup that wants to build software that helps companies manage their customer service. It offers software that helps companies run automated phone trees and provide a customer service helpline.

14
1 month ago

A business-to-business education startup that teaches companies how to run their own operations. The startup has already launched in the UK and Europe, and is planning to launch in North America in August 2020.

14
6 days ago

The startup is building a B2B sales platform that helps sales reps manage their leads, build mass emails, and run live calls.

14
2 months ago

This startup is building a tool to help small businesses run their business operations with minimal supervision and oversight.

13
2 months ago

This startup wants to help fintech companies get a handle on their data, making it easier to crunch numbers and more effective for the startup to explore new markets.

13
4 months ago

A company that provides a way for small businesses to run their business from anywhere — either from the cloud or from a web app

11
3 months ago

Leveraging AI to automate the process of crunching numbers to optimize an investment portfolio

11
3 months ago

A tool that allows software engineers to “guess” how their code will run in production. This company is looking to disrupt the “Frankenstien” industry of enterprise-level testing.

11
1 year ago

 A software company that provides a platform for managing and deploying mobile devices. It aims to simplify the management of the devices and the data and the protocols that run across them.

7
1 year ago

The event featured the first TechCrunch XR (extended reality) Hackathon in which teams built VR and AR experiences using HTC Vive and Facebook’s Oculus Rift VR headset. The event also featured a Startup Alley in which the most promising startups from the 2019 program showcased themselves to investors, mentors and press.

6
1 day ago

This startup wants to make it easier for developers to build and run apps, by building a cloud-based platform that makes it easier to manage, deploy and manage apps, with a focus on security.

3
1 year ago

A startup that helps people who run out of credit on their phones, but aren’t eligible for a new plan

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A platform for creating and running your own podcast, similar to Patreon or Kickstarter

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A mobile game that runs in-browser for the browser-based game streaming service The startup basically wants to make a mobile game but instead of building a native iOS or Android app, it can run inside the browser and be streamed to a phone

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A startup for managing your personal finances that can run on your phone

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A startup that allows businesses to run their own version of Mailchimp using their own data

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A platform that helps users launch and run a social impact startup in 15 days

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A new way to consume the web as a company It’s a homepage replacement that lets you run custom searches, integrate with tools like Slack, and create spaces to chat

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A platform that helps businesses run contests and sweepstakes to acquire users and customers

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A startup that runs a marketplace for co-working spaces They have a large number of employees already, and want to grow into a way for people to easily find co-working spaces in the future

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A software company that helps businesses run online meetings In Brazil, it’s primarily used by churches

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A software company that helps banks run call centers more efficiently The company is currently working with two banks in Brazil

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A tool that allows users to run a “one-click market research” poll on their website, allowing them to see a sample of their users’ opinions

-1
1 year ago

Idea: Improves the performance of ads by pinpointing the moment that a customer sees an ad and decides to buy. The startup is building machine learning models to predict conversion time, and the founders have already run $1m of ads through their product.

-1
1 year ago

A Slack bot that helps businesses run more effective meetings, using a combination of machine learning and human curation to help keep meetings on track. The company says they have $12,000 in recurring revenue.

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A way to help businesses run more efficiently by helping them integrate their separate sales and marketing platforms into one. The software has been in the works for a year and will be ready to launch in late August.

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A startup that helps people find jobs like running virtual meetings, as a virtual assistant, or technical writing.

-1
1 year ago

The event was held on a larger scale than any previous TechCrunch event. It had a venue capacity of 2,500 people, and received 2,200 applications to attend.

-1
1 year ago

Idea: A German-based startup that offers a browser-based solution for online retailers to run a full-fledged e-commerce business.

-1
1 year ago

A startup that wants to make it easy to start and run a non-profit organization. The company is launching its first product today.

-1
1 year ago

A software company that makes it easy to write and run tests for code that lives in a variety of cloud environments.

-1


37ms