Startups

ForwardX Makes Travel Easier with a Robotic Suitcase

ForwardX is developing a vision-powered suitcase, which can follow you as you travel. This autonomous suitcase can make traveling easier than ever....

STECKER is the Comprehensive Solution for Workforce Needs

One of the biggest issues across the food service industry is callouts. It hurts restaurants and often leads to unpleasant dining experiences for guests but with STECKER's staffing solutions, this could become a thing of the past....

Montessorium Gives Kids a Smart Way to Learn

This company creates a variety of educational apps that interact with kids and make learning easier than ever....

ChefDazzer Connects People with Professional Chefs

This app lets people contact and book professional chefs to cater an event for any occasion....

Meet the Crops of the Future

Plastomics is an agritech startup that produces genetically modified seeds that are strong against pests, weeds, have a higher yield than regular seeds and have better nutrition....

Borrowed Blooms Provides Rentable Flowers for Weddings

Something Borrowed Blooms provides silk flowers that couples can rent for their wedding....

The "Kayak for Diamonds" Has Your Back

Rare Carat is a diamond shopping service that allows users to search for diamond rings based on several search criteria and get help using their IBM Watson powered chat bot....

"Design Meets Technology" with Modsy

Modsy is a startup that allows you to create a 3D model of yout room and place different types of furniture in the model, so you know what your room will look like....

Eviation is Creating an Electric Airplane

This startup plans to bring electric aircraft to the market by 2021....

Ever Feel Like You Need More Space? Try Orion Star

Startup Orion Star is offering customers a chance to do research and go on vacation in their custom-built space station....

Design and Science, Meet the Prosthetics of the Future

Danae Prosthetics is a startup that designs prosthetics with 3D-printed customizable designs. Their prosthetics are also cheaper than those usually found on their market....

Taiwan Seeks to Regulate Mobile App Users and Online Gamers

The Taiwanese government recently ordered new consumer protection regulations to curtail fraud and other predatory actions over members of the mobile app and online gaming industry....

Sniffspot: An Airbnb for Dogs

New app connects dog owners and lets them find safe spaces for their dogs to play without a leash....

Texas Researcher Granted Funds to Research Wearable Tech Applications in Mental Health

National Science Foundation (NSF) has granted funds to further research on wearable technology and stress levels by measuring emotional arousal and cortisol levels....

From Visually Impaired to Visually Empowered- the Glasses That Give Sight

London-based startup GiveVision developed a wearable visual aid for those who have a severe sight impairment using Virtual and Augmented Reality....

3m Facebook Users Had Data Revealed Through Trait Quiz

3 million Facebook users had their data exposed through a personality traits quiz....

More Kids Are Using the Internet, so Why Aren't We Making It Safer to Do So?

SuperAwesome provides digital tools for companies and advertisers who want to make their websites and advertisements more kid-friendly....

Ripple Partners With Startups To Launch "Xpring"

Ripple indicates that several startups and tech companies have implemented the XRP payment protocol into their day-to-day operations....

Kudi Means Seamless Payments Through Messenger

AI startup Kudi uses a chatbot feature alongside popular chat services to help Nigerians transfer funds and pay bills without having to use their data....

Facebook Suspends 200 Apps Pending Further Investigation

So far in their investigation, Facebook has suspended 200 suspicious apps that may be misusing user data....

Startup Inscripta Offers Free CRISPR

Inscripta is providing their CRISPR enzyme for free while developing more CRISPR tools for the future of gene-editing research....

Cooperative Capital Lets People Invest in their Neighborhoods

Cooperative Capital is a Detroit-based startup that wants to help neighbors pool their money together in order to invest in improvements for their community....

Financial Freedom Begins with MONI

The blockchain startup MONI gives users access to a prepaid card that acts as a bank account and makes many financial services available....

Google Maps Adding New Features

Google Maps will be adding new features this summer 2018 that will help users decide where to go....