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Volk Wireless : Volk is making an Android smartphone with a free data plan, no carrier required. Nowports : Half of shipping containers are lost or delayed in part because of inefficient routing and tracking. Nowports is the Flexport for Latin America, a freight forwarding business that helps pallets of goods get from factory to truck to boat to warehouse to retailer.
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Started by a third generation freight forwarder, Nowports could succeed where US companies lack the required local understanding. Flower Co. Middesk does due diligence to sort out good businesses from the bad to provide assurance for B2B deals loans, investments, acquisitions, and more. Modoo Technology : A wearable for monitoring fetal health, measuring heart rate and baby movements.
Our World In Data : World leaders need easy-to-access, understandable data on issues like CO2 emissions or child mortality to make decisions. Our World In Data takes key findings from studies buried in paid journal articles and jargon, and put them on an open access website that has achieved top Google ranking for many queries.
It already has 1 million users, and its team from University Of Oxford believes optimizing research data for the web could lead to better global policy. Encarte : A browser extension bringing one-click checkout to any e-commerce store. Currently supports over , Shopify stores. It stores your data locally rather than in the cloud, and keeps track of all tracking numbers. But five of the six reactors that generate this nuclear medicine are set to shut down in the next 10 years. Atomic Alchemy builds tiny, privately-owned reactors from off-the-shelf parts in order to generate nuclear medicine.
Jetpack Aviation : Jetpack is building a flying motorcycle. The company says its jet motorcycle is capable of getting from SF to Mountain View in ten minutes, and fits in a one-car garage. They estimate that their full-scale prototype should be done by the end of the year.
We covered Jetpack Aviation on TechCrunch previously here. The company says they currently have 5 units deployed and are approved for use in the U. Pachama connects carbon buyers — an organization seeking to offset their carbon emissions — to carbon projects. Saratoga Energy : Over the course of six years, the company has developed and patented a production process to synthesize carbon nanotubes from CO2.
The startup sells the carbon nanotubes, which are stronger and lighter than steel, at lower prices to aerospace, battery, concrete and other manufacturers. At the end of the week, the company will deliver their first batch for testing.
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Cherry : Cherry is an office perks solution for the modern startup. Rather than giving entire swaths of employees the same benefits, the co-founders want to let people choose their favorite internet services. People will be able to select services through a Slackbot interface and get things like ClassPass and HBO paid for by their company. The company says they have 24 companies in paid pilot programs. We previously covered Cherry on TechCrunch here. CityFurnish : The provider of a furniture rental marketplace in India, CityFurnish delivers and installs furniture to customers in Delhi, Pune, Mumbai and Bangalore for a monthly rental fee, offering free relocation and free maintenance services.
FlockJay : Operates an online sales academy that teaches job seekers from underrepresented backgrounds the skills and training they need to pursue a career in tech sales. The week long bootcamp offers trainees coaching and mentorship. The company has launched its debut cohort with 17 students, percent of which are already in job interviews and 40 percent of which have already secured new careers in the tech industry.
Demodesk : Demodesk is making a screen sharing tool to help companies reshape sales by demoing products directly for customers. Ultralight says it will be compatible with most programming languages. Keeper : Keeper wants to stop employees from getting ripped off by minutiae of tax forms. Keeper uses machine learning to automatically find tax write-offs inside the bank statements of users. Taobotics : A manufacturer of autonomous robots for supermarkets in China to help brands promote and advertise their products in stores.
The startup, which employs a team of robotics experts, says people are 7x more likely to purchase a product from a robot than in-store sales help. Taobotics recently closed a Letter of Intent for 1, retail robots. Releaf : Releaf is building machinery to help African food factories operate more efficiently.
The startup says their machines quickly pay off for the factories and are already in use. In the two months since it launched, the company has signed contracts with Rappi, Gametime and others. After launching just two weeks ago, users have collectively run 55, tests with PreFlight. Using the app, an electric vehicle owner can quickly identify an available and compatible charger and EV charger owners can earn cash sharing their charger at their own price and their own schedule. The service is currently live in the Bay Area.
Docbot : An AI-enabled computer vision platform for gastroenterology practices to improve colonoscopy procedures. The service, which integrates with IT systems to make billing and documentation more efficient, tracks withdrawal time, intubation rate, bowel prep and adenoma detection rate. Docbot detects colon polyps in real-time. The service has been used in more than 2, procedures to date. Edyst : Edyst is an online coding bootcamps geared towards college students in India hoping to find employment. The company guarantees that each student that graduates the course will get at least 5 job interviews.
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