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A startup that aims to help companies automate the hiring process for tech positions. The startup has raised $1.4M.

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 Grow is building a set of tools for restaurants, enabling them to manage their menus, design their menus, and automate their ordering and delivery processes.

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A startup that allows users to draw straight lines and then automatically create a 3D model of the object with a computer vision model.

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This startup wants to create an “Uber for trash” for apartment owners, creating an automated system of trash drops and pickups that uses GPS and back-end software to track it all.

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A product that tracks how much someone earns, automatically providing estimates for taxes and retirement

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A company that allows companies to file taxes by way of an app. The startup is building a platform that automates the process of filling out tax forms.

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An email marketing service that’s looking to help people automate their email communications and save time.

132

An automation platform that helps businesses manage the manual steps involved in order fulfillment, from tracking and managing inventory to automating how orders are processed.

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A home delivery service for groceries, fully automated. Currently working in San Francisco.

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This startup is developing a platform for smart contracts that automatically execute when specified conditions are met.

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This startup’s algorithm is designed to find and cancel fraudulent payments, automatically. It’s free for merchants to use, and they’re aiming to partner with processors and banks.

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Idea: A startup that aims to help small business owners get more leads by offering a solution to automate lead generation.

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A B2B service for helping retailers automate the process of accepting credit cards.

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A tool for automating cloud infrastructure.

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A startup building a software platform for retail that automates product returns, credit, and refunds on all e-commerce sites

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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.

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A bot that can automate the process of selling products on Craigslist, on Craigslist, and on other sites where it can be sold. The product is geared towards online retailers.

105

This startup is building an automatic repair system for the Internet of Things, a term for everyday objects with sensors and connectivity.

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The startup is looking to “help people make the switch from their personal funds to a workplace 401(k) retirement plan”, by allowing employers to build automated 401(k) plans for their employees, and giving employees the ability to move their 401(k) funds to their own bank accounts.

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A software company that develops custom software for automotive manufacturers.

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Automate your phone bill payments by having your phone bill automatically pay your phone bill.

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This startup is building an AI that can automate the process of composing music (in the vein of the “brain-computer” interface).

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A B2B SaaS provider of software to help companies automate their HR processes. It has a customer base of over 1,000 companies.

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This company wants to build a platform that automatically adjusts the rate that your car consumes fuel based on a variety of variables (driving conditions, time of day, weather, etc.)

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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.

90

A security startup that’s building a platform to automatically detect and prevent fraud in the payments industry.

90

Amira is helping the restaurant industry automate its back-of-house operations. Amira currently works with a few hundred restaurants.

88

A startup that lets you take a picture of a QR code, plug it in to the service of your choice, and automatically get an email with the link to a website that explains the code.

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A mobile app that helps users take pictures of their receipts, and then automatically categorize them into different expense categories, such as rent, food, and transportation.

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A startup that wants to help make remote work more efficient by automating the process of booking a meeting or hiring a new employee.

86

A way to build a better personal finance management system, by automating the process.

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A platform that connects car dealers and automakers to help them sell, advertise, and service new cars and repairs and replace existing ones.

86

This startup is building a solution to help agencies automate data collection for their clients.

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The startup is building an app that integrates with Nest thermostats to automatically adjust your thermostat based on your schedule and preferences.

85

A startup that connects auto repair shops and customers via mobile app

85

Health insurance is so complicated that people often prefer to just pay the tax penalty and ignore it. This startup wants to make health insurance easy, with an automated system encouraging people to enroll and take advantage of the tax savings.

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Employees that treat hiring like an automated data science project

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A smart fridge that automatically orders more milk for your coffee.

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A company that makes the process of filing taxes easier by automating it and making it as simple as possible.

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A SaaS tool that helps banks automate their KYC processes by providing a central repository of information. It has already raised $1.5 million.

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A startup that is creating an automated process to build, deploy, and manage applications in the cloud

82

This startup is building a platform that helps companies deliver more useful customer service by automating the back and forth between a company and a customer.

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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.

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A platform that helps users take better care of their data and their digital life. They’ll be launching an app where users can manage their data automatically and use it to optimize their lives.

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Services for the insurance industry, like a SaaS tool to help insurance companies automate claims processes.

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A startup that helps companies “sell their data”. The startup uses machine learning to automate the process of extracting insights from business transactions.

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

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A tool to help teachers grade homework by grading it automatically, in real time.

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A software-as-a-service tool for automating product support in ecommerce stores.

79

A company that helps small businesses buy and sell all their equipment in one place, avoiding the disadvantages of Craigslist and other marketplaces, with a process that’s automated and secure.

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A startup using crowd funding to raise money for a home automation platform.

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The company wants to build a tool to quickly and easily streamline and automate ad campaigns across social networks.

78

This startup is building an AI-powered platform that helps people manage their relationships with their doctors. It uses machine learning to automatically scan medical records and find patterns that indicate better compliance with doctor’s orders.

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A hardware company that wants to create smart hardware to help people manage their lives. The company wants to build smart devices that can help people find what they’re looking for, identify emotions, monitor health, and automate household tasks.

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A self-serve platform for saving money on auto insurance or just comparing rates, which they say is “faster, cheaper, and more comprehensive then any other website”. They currently have $2.5 million in monthly recurring revenue and are looking to launch in Miami and Atlanta.

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A startup that helps find and execute on real estate deals, and automate the many processes involved.

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A B2B company that helps property managers and agents manage rental properties by automating tasks like invoicing, collecting rent and taking care of repairs.

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This company is building a platform to help businesses with their HR needs. The company’s software helps companies automate processes like hiring, tracking benefits and payroll.

77

A smart home server that can automate and integrate a person’s personal devices (lights, thermostat, etc.). The company is also an app developer, with a marketplace for other companies to integrate with their products.

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Home automation startup that wants to help people manage their home energy usage with a mobile app.

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A fast-food delivery service that can deliver food to you in under 15 minutes. Their model is a bit like Uber Eats, but they’ve automated a lot of the process so you can order online, and the food will be delivered to you.

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Muyu is a startup based in Brazil that wants to help companies automate their invoices. The startup has a feature-rich platform where users can drag and drop invoices and attachments, and renew them automatically.

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A startup that helps restaurants reduce costs by automating their point-of-sale systems, so they can focus on other areas of their business.

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A healthcare service that provides a platform for human resources to view and search through the health records of employees. Providers can also use the platform to set up secure access for their employees, and then billing details are sent automatically.

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If you want a car, the first thing you do is call your insurance company, and then you call your bank. The startup wants to automate this process and allow users to pay for their car insurance online with their bank account. It’s already working with AAA.

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 A B2B company that uses AI and machine learning to automate business processes, saving time and money for companies.

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A tool for recruiters, that lets them upload their resume to a centralized network and have it automatically filtered to candidates that are a good match for a given job.

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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.

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A B2B platform that helps SMBs automate and streamline accounting

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A way for companies to keep track of their employees' safety and productivity data, and automatically reach out to them to provide support if they're having a hard time.

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A platform for helping new startups do business with existing clients. It automates the process of a startup having to call a client to get set up.

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A marketing and PR automation platform that helps businesses streamline their media relations and social media efforts.

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A tool that helps small businesses streamline their operations via a cloud-based tool with CRM and marketing automation. The startup wants to help companies set up their own platforms, which they claim can help save 15% to 40% of costs.

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This is a “shortcut” to provide the same results as a traditional HR process, by using phone interviews, instant messaging, and video interview feedback to automate the hiring process.

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A chatbot-powered automated service for making purchases at the airport.

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The startup’s unique approach to the problem of finding a G Suite admin. It employs a screener algorithm to automate the process of hiring a G Suite admin.

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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.

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A company that lets small businesses to automate their HR, from hiring to hiring to firing.

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A tool that enables users to automatically draft and share social media posts

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A startup that automatically bookmarks the location of where you’re going for your next Uber ride and updates it each time you call.

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A tool for businesses to manage customer programs, offering features like email marketing automation, loyalty programs, and more.

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“A safe investment wrapper for cryptocurrency savings accounts”. The company is building an account that lets people invest cryptocurrency, while also automatically tracking the value of the investment and sending out monthly statements.

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A startup that wants to create an online store that uses artificial intelligence to automatically find and purchase items that match a customer’s taste and preferences.

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A startup that automates creation of video tutorials using machine learning.

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A company that claims to have created a system to automate the process of order fulfillment on web stores. The idea is to get a handle on a tangle of order-tracking tools and automate them into a single interface.

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This startup is building an automated ERP for wholesalers and distributors to streamline operations and keep track of inventory.

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This startup is building an “auto-scaling, auto-configuring” platform for machine learning and AI-based workflows.

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A digital platform that helps companies buy marketing automation software, bundle it with other services, and then resell it to businesses.

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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.

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A startup that lets you create a wishlist for your favorite products, then automatically sends you emails when prices drop on those items.

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A company that wants to build a tool for automating retargeting campaigns on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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A B2B company that helps real estate agencies and property managers automate tasks to save time, reduce errors and improve compliance.

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A company that automatically matches users with their fitness instructors

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A startup that helps automate the "gifting" of funds to people with special needs.

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A company trying to bring together auto repair information from different sources into a single, searchable place.

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The startup is building a system that lets restaurant operators do inventory management automatically, which is difficult because of the high number of variables involved in managing inventory, from the type of food to how it’s portioned and stored.

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A startup that helps companies “reduce the time it takes to receive a quote from an insurance company” by connecting them directly to carriers and streamlining the process in a way that’s automated and simple.

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A startup that wants to help people automate their infrastructure, powering their servers and computers with apps.

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A startup that’s building a tool that automatically designs and builds ecommerce stores for you

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A platform for financial advisors to manage their clients’ investments. The platform is intended to help advisors avoid mistakes often made by new advisors, and set up automatic investment reports.

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This startup is building an automated system to automatically detect and flag potential employee fraud.

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A SaaS platform that helps IT teams automatically create a repeatable, secure, and reliable infrastructure for IoT/edge devices.

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A solution to help people remember important dates and meetings. The startup is looking to help people automate reminders for the most important events in their lives.

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A startup that built software to automate the process of getting a company’s most important data off of Slack and into Salesforce

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A startup that make a tool that allows you to make your home automation system available on the open web

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A toolkit for programmatic buying of ads on Facebook. The startup is pitching the tool to agencies and advertisers as a way for them to automate Facebook ad buying.

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A solution to automate the employee onboarding process for companies.

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A platform to help call centers automate and manage customer support.

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A recruiting platform for startups that helps automate the process of finding and hiring the best people for a job.

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A startup that is building an AI-driven customer service platform that automates phone support for tens of thousands of its customers.

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A company that offers data-driven marketing automation to B2B companies.

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"An automated way to scale and manage applications that help businesses solve problems. It uses machine learning, ecommerce, and a referral program to build a community of users.”

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The startup is currently in stealth mode, but it’s building a venture backed company that’s making a “set of automation services” for enterprise customers in the financial services industry.

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 An automated bot that allows businesses to create their own online videos from scratch. The video startups aims to do for businesses what YouTube did for videos.

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A team at the Harvard Business School is building a tool that can automatically tell the difference between the various types of ads you’re seeing on the web, and craft personalized, customized ads based on that data.

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Customer service software that handles client communication, collection and collection automation.

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The startup is creating a digital, and automated, way to check the status of your vehicle’s maintenance, like a car recall, or a recall on your tires or windshield wipers.

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A bot that can automatically find lost items and return them to their owner.

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This Brazilian startup is building a tool that helps make B2B sales more efficient. It’s an app that helps sales teams automate parts of the sales process.

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A software company that helps companies build out their marketing automation systems, allowing them to focus on the marketing tasks they know how to do well rather than managing spreadsheets.

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A tool that helps companies automate their financial and operational reporting to ensure that they’re on track. The company is selling the software to businesses that aren’t online, and has worked with companies like Google and Target.

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A software company that helps insurance auto brokers become more profitable by streamlining their claims processes. They’re aiming to reach $2.5 million in revenue in the first year.

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A startup looking to help auto dealers sell their used cars quickly, offering a broader selection of cars, and making the process easier for auto dealers.

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A platform that helps companies create a digital open-book management system. The startup wants to help companies automate their paperwork and cut down on costs.

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This company wants to make it easier to sell people's old cars for them. The startup uses a site to sync with a person's social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) and then finds their car on VIN-based sites like CarGurus and AutoTrader.com. Then, they'll take a significant cut of the sale price to buy back a car.

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A tool that automates the process of setting up and managing a B2B company in the Philippines. The company has already partnered with a few companies to help them navigate the process of setting up a company in the Philippines.

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A tool for recruiters to help them find and hire candidates for their job openings. The startup has built a toolkit that helps recruiters automate their hiring process, with the help of artificial intelligence.

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A tool for companies to execute marketing campaigns in an automated fashion, with the ability to tell the marketing department what to do and what to ignore when it comes to email program design. Idea is also originally a software company, but now a marketing software company.

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A software startup that wants to create a way to automatically package and publish videos on social media in a way that doesn’t require extensive video editing.

67

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

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Zapier wants to help small businesses automate physical tasks using web tools. It’s currently in private beta with a few thousand users, and the startup is seeking to raise funding to grow it.

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A self-service platform for independent auto service shops.

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An AI-based tool meant to help companies automate the tedious processes of hiring and onboarding employees.

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An API that helps you automate the process of creating a website

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A startup that aims to help realtors automate their sales process, using a digital agent that keeps track of the status of a property and opens real estate listings on the internet. The startup is pitching the service as a way to drive down “the average home sales cycle” from six months to two.

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A startup that hopes to replace the need for human financial advisors with an AI-powered automated wealth manager.

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A SaaS service that helps companies build marketing automation programs that work for their specific channels.

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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.

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A startup that uses AI to automate the process of scheduling, tracking and managing meetings. Their software is available on the market, with customers including the US Department of Defense, Coca-Cola and Walmart.

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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.

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A company that provides software for doctors to share information about their patients. The software automates the process of these records and allows the doctor to focus on more pressing tasks.

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A software platform that aims to facilitate the development of a “predictive model” for the Indian auto industry.

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The startup aims to make managing web apps easier with a toolset that evaluates the security of a website, then automatically sets up a SSO for a developer to use.

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 A startup that wants to disrupt the HR market by automating the job application process.

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This is a tool for the music industry that automatically alerts you when someone you’re following releases a new song. The B2C startup is working with music companies and artists to make the feature happen.

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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.

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A product meant to automate the process of selling and buying online, with an emphasis on the international market.

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A SaaS solution that helps software developers build and manage mobile applications. The startup is looking to allow companies to create a mobile application for any of their products, with the system automatically building the app for them.

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A startup that’s helping small businesses in the US automate payroll and create financial reporting with minimal cost. The company is now focusing on being a one-stop shop for small businesses.

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A startup that automates corporate retirement plan contributions for small businesses.

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An automated subscription service that promises to send you a box of the best things it finds on the internet for you — and it’s free. It’s based on a Reddit post from early January in which the founder said he was “unemployed and bored” while on a trip.

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A startup that provides a “mobile health dashboard” that gives clinicians a way to automate their patient relationships.

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A company that’s building a toolset for automating the process of sending out invoices. Their product helps companies like “hiring managers” send invoices to their clients, track payments, and get paid.

64

A text messaging service that uses automated language translation to translate the words of a conversation between two people in real time. It was started in 2012 by a group of PhD students and has raised just under $5 million in funding.

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A chatbot for your team. It’s a way to automate what otherwise might be a time-consuming, low-value process for your team.

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This startup is building an automatic speaker that turns an existing home stereo into a smart speaker, with the idea that many people have a smart speaker for their home, but not a home stereo to hook into it.

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A startup helping companies that use a lot of data or have a lot of data. The startup is looking to offer 24/7/365 support, with an automated phone call within two hours of an issue being raised.

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An artificial intelligence company that’s been working on an automated way to categorize images.

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A tool that helps recruiters scale their efforts proactively, rather than reactively. The startup wants to take the headache out of recruiting, with a combination of automation, AI, and a visual recruiting dashboard.

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An automated process for finding and blocking bad reviews on Amazon.

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A startup that’s building a marketplace where companies can offer to do tasks on demand. The startup wants to replace the process of asking people to perform menial tasks with tasks that can be automated.

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Taking a modern approach to the marketing automation software that companies use to manage their Facebook posts.

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A company that helps automate supply chain processes for companies in the food and beverage industry. The startup’s software allows manufacturers to build a single, dynamic, supply chain plan, and it can adjust based on changes in demand and supply.

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A startup that wants to make a better way to manage wine cellars. The startup is building a software that would allow people to see what’s on their wine cellar, and plan out their purchases in advance, and then automatically order them when a shipment comes in.

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The company is building an online tool to help businesses automate payroll and human resources, with features like time tracking and flexible pay.

62

Does marketing automation for Indian startups with product-market fit, using a data-driven approach to help them optimize their marketing.

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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.

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An AI tool that helps teams design their next product. The startup’s first product is the “customer journey” creation tool. It aims to speed up the product design process by automating the creation of user journeys.

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 Using computer vision and machine learning, this startup is building a tool that can automatically identify and deliver relevant customer service via text or email.

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A startup that provides the infrastructure “to build and scale simple, automated, and scalable apps built on top of the open source Git version control system.”

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The online marketplace where used cars can be bought from sellers and sold to buyers. The startup is private and hasn’t released much information on its model, but it’s looking to build a local network of auto sellers and buyers who make purchases through a mobile app.

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A software platform for building sales force automation (SFA) tools, meant to help companies “create and manage relationships with customers”. They are working with 4 enterprise pilots.

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A platform that allows restaurants to automate their delivery processes and create a more consistent delivery experience.

60

A platform building bots for messaging platform Slack that can automatically detect and respond to communication needs.

60

A company that helps publishers sell their content through ads. The company says it has built an automated software system to help advertisers find the best content for their brands.

60

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.

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A B2C online platform that helps people look up the prices of products and services without having to use a phone or computer. It uses the Apple Wallet API to pull up prices from thousands of retailers and automatically applies a coupon.

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Builds on the company’s previous product, which allows users to create animated GIFs from their smartphone. Now the team wants to help people automatically make money from their GIFs.

60

An SDK for automatically creating, updating, and publishing content to social media.

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Very interested to see what comes of this product - the idea is to give you a way to create a smart contract with a shipping company that automatically tracks your package from the time it is picked up to the time it is delivered.

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A software development company based in Utah. They’ve built a platform that helps small businesses get paid faster by automating the process of bill-pay and credit card collection.

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A startup that wants to build a “pay it forward” model, where people volunteer to pay for others’ purchases in the name of “paying it forward”. It’s a bit like the Amazon Dash, but with the automatic donation of the $5 to the cashier instead of the Amazon account.

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This startup wants to provide a platform for businesses to build tools that automate marketing tasks.

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Scrubly is a search engine that automatically detects plagiarism in text. The startup’s first product is a plagiarism tool that monitors students’ texts and flags any that could be misappropriated.

59

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.

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A startup that allows users to automate their interactions with Uber. A spin on the existent “Uber for X” category, Upply pulls in Uber data and uses a predictive algorithm to help predict what a user is likely to say in an Uber interaction and then use that to automate the interaction.

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A startup that’s building a way for hospitals to automate payments between doctors and patients.

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A tool that helps companies take advantage of their Amazon Web Services infrastructure, and helps them automate tasks.

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Blockchain hardware for smart homes. The company wants to build a $200 smart lock that would allow owners to automate their home with blockchain tech that would allow them to unlock the door remotely.

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Ride-sharing for the elderly. The startup is working on a ride-sharing service for seniors, called Seniorly. The company is also in talks with the US Department of Transportation to develop a pilot program for a level of autonomous driving.

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An automated customer service tool that helps businesses stay in touch with customers and manage issues.

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A platform for managing and operating autonomous vehicles without the need for a driver to be on board.

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A platform that enables big businesses to automate their customer service, using AI and ML to predict customer satisfaction and easy ways to solve customer problems.

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A tool for automating and monitoring Kubernetes resources.

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The high cost of online advertising means that marketers struggle to find the right people to reach with their ads. Yieldly wants to automate the process of finding the right people, using a system of algorithms that finds the right person to target for the right job, based on the criteria the company needs.

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The team is building a way to automatically and transparently recommend the best employees for an open position. The startup is currently only targeting startups in Silicon Valley.

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This startup makes a workplace calendar that automatically syncs with a company's online calendar, and is integrated with Slack.

57

A B2B tool for financial services companies to automate the onboarding process like account opening and risk management.

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A new service that offers a way to automate marketing tasks like advertising, email marketing, and follow-up/updates.

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A side project to Zenefits, a human resource software company, that automates payroll for small businesses by pulling data from Quickbooks.

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A startup meant to let sellers manage their online listings, the company is building an automated platform to help sellers manage their listings. The team raised $5 million in funding in 2014.

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Automatically tracking employee performance with an award system that tracks achievements on a daily basis and gives out points.

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This startup is building a way to automatically build and promote e-newsletters to customers based on their interests.

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A startup that provides an automated way to order flowers that works with any florist

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A software company that works with small businesses to help them automate the creation of their websites based on their business needs.

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A company that helps companies optimize the use of their data and automate their data management.

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A hardware startup that is building a fully autonomous delivery vehicle

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A company that wants to help people pay their taxes. It wants to use Facebook as a portal to pay your taxes and automate the process.

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A tool for automating and streamlining the many steps it takes to launch a startup. Currently focused on the US, they want to help companies “bootstrap faster, raise better and get funded more easily.”

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A web-based platform that helps automate tasks for the e-commerce business, such as setting up a new website, or a new email campaign.

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A software company that helps companies grow their email list, using automation and artificial intelligence.

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A startup that helps small businesses manage their supply chains. The app helps small businesses connect with their vendors, track orders, and automate the payment process.

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This startup is building a tool that helps small businesses create and manage their own marketing campaigns. It’s called “marketing automation” and helps businesses automate the creation of emails, landing pages, and other marketing materials.

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A startup that helps companies manage their supply chains by automatically matching products in inventory to orders. The founders have raised $1M in seed funding, with plans to expand to Europe.

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 This is a website for buying and selling used computers. The website automatically searches for computers that are listed by sellers.

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A startup that aims to use AI to automate tasks like loan underwriting, automating more human aspects of the process.

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This is a startup that wants to build a system that automatically detects and captures video of police interactions and the surrounding community. The startup recently raised $1.2 million from Digital Ocean’s Venture Fund.

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A way to automatically sell your old stuff on eBay, using big data to determine what you’re likely to buy again.

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A startup for booking and managing automotive services. The startup builds software that allows customers to book services like oil changes, tune ups, and repairs, and also lets mechanics and mechanics’ shops set up recurring bookings.

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A platform for the self-employed that automates their payroll process, so they can spend more time doing what they love. It’s a great story about how an app is designed to solve an employee’s problem, but can also be built with their customers in mind.

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A startup that helps businesses create a more efficient CRM system by collecting data from multiple sources and automatically integrating it into a single sales pipeline.

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A startup that builds AI-powered chatbots to help businesses automate customer service and other support tasks. Their aim is to replace human customer service agents with chatbots.

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An AI-powered chatbot that helps people find and make reservations at restaurants with the ease of an automated messaging system.

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A tool that pairs with a customer’s bank account to automatically route money and send bills.

50

A real estate startup that’s building software and hardware to provide renters with a customized lease agreement that’s “as easy as sending a text message”. The startup is building a suite of software to provide leases and automated service agreements.

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A software company that simplifies and automates the process of creating and managing financial reports.

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A system for automatically identifying potential threats on the internet and alerting users through push notifications.

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A platform that allows food service companies to automate sales, customer management, and accounting. The startup is building a system for restaurants to sell to their customers.

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This is a fully automated dairy company that aims to sell its milk in a box. The startup uses a robot to make the milk, and plans to distribute in 100,000 restaurants.

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A blockchain-based platform for driving and sharing autonomous vehicles, akin to Uber and Lyft but for cars.

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

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A startup that wants to help businesses automate and expand processes with new tools and software.

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A “tech startup” which, in their words, “builds and operates a network of high-speed automated parking garages for self-driving vehicles.”

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A tool for tracking the performance of marketing automation tools, allowing users to review how well they’re working.

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A startup that uses AI to help businesses automate the data collection process, reducing the steps involved in data collection and saving businesses time.

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A new way to get enterprise-grade security for all your cloud apps using orchestration from a single source. It’s a security automation tool that promises to make security management easier for companies of all sizes.

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A startup that wants to help companies automate their marketing campaigns across social media.

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A company that uses algorithms to direct automated phone calls to businesses to help them reach out to prospective customers who have similar interests. The startup offers a “campaign” for as low as $400 for up to two calls per day.

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A SaaS platform used by companies to automate and manage their recruiting and event planning.

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A startup that builds software that helps automate physical inventory tracking at warehouses, helping companies lower costs and increase efficiency.

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A startup that used machine learning to automatically identify the best apps for people based on their demographics, to help navigate the app store.

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A platform for automating the creation of creative briefs and campaigns.

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This is a company that would help recruiters automate their processes.

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 Playboard is an AI-powered tool that helps automate the search for new hires and finds data to validate job candidates.

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A B2B provider of business software for military customers. The company wants to help military contractors automate their operations.

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A solution for customers to take a photo of a receipt or invoice and have it automatically link to a transaction in QuickBooks.

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A platform for building connected home products with a focus on security and automation. The startup aims to compete with existing standards like Thread and Nest that can manage connected devices.

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A software-as-a-service business which automates the process of helping human resources departments create, manage, and track benefits.

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A startup that allows users to create online surveys or polls, and then automatically send emails to users who have registered on the platform.

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A startup that helps people automatically send money to a friend via SMS

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An automated way for companies to build their own mobile applications. The startup’s founders say that it allows companies to create applications without having to hire developers or design them from scratch.

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One of the leaders in the IoT market, Flow creates a large range of connected devices for homes and businesses that automate things like lighting and security.

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A real estate tech company that automates the process of entering and compiling data for a house’s sale. They’ve raised more than $500,000 in seed funding.

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A platform for small businesses that wants to help its users automate tasks like invoicing, tracking inventory, and managing transactions. The startup processes payments and can automate tasks.

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A SaaS product that helps companies automate their customer relationship management.

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On-demand software for human resources (HR) teams. It automates the hiring process, removes the stress of finding the right people, and streamlines data collection and reporting for HR teams.

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A software-as-a-service that helps large companies manage and automate their entire supply chain, from procurement to inventory. It’s used by corporations like Apple, Ford, and Vodafone, as well as smaller companies like Clerys and GoDaddy.

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A widget that helps you save money on your phone bill by automatically charging your phone only when you’re near a Wi-Fi network.

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A startup that lets you do your holiday shopping automatically.

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A device for the elderly that monitors what’s going on with their blood pressure, pulse, and oxygen levels. The company also wants to build a “elderly safe” home that automatically adjusts itself to the needs of the elderly.

42

A platform that connects a marketer’s email list with their website’s email opt-in form, allowing users to automatically sign up for emails when they arrive on the website.

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A tool for automating the process of diagnosing and fixing problems in cars.

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A “complete-home automation platform”, with a home security, lighting, and HVAC system in one box. The startup is one of the first companies to be accepted into the InnovateHER program, and has a partnership with Amazon Alexa.

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This startup wants to help businesses become more automated. It’s a software company that helps businesses automate their own jobs.

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This real estate startup helps buyers and Sellers negotiate properties with a series of automated videos and text messages. It also takes a commission for each sale.

42

A startup that uses artificial intelligence to automate the process of generating a complete financial proposal for a business.

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A new way to store and manage your digital media. The team at Briefly is building a platform that enables users to “train” their computer to automatically organize and discover their files, and then creates a “smart folder” that’s a digital representation of the physical one.

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A data science tool that automatically turns data into “actionable, knowledge-rich insights” about any given user, looking for insights like “which users are most likely to convert to customers, or which users spend the most money”.

42

A platform that aims to help companies build marketing campaigns by automatically finding the right customers.

42

A startup that helps pharmacy owners automate their drug dispensing and billing processes.

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This startup is building a way to manage insurance claims for auto, home, life, and business insurance.

42

A messaging app that uses AI and machine learning to automatically generate text. After generating a list of the most common questions and phrases that people send, customer support can use this tool to pre-write responses.

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This company is going after the $1.5 billion USD market of people who have a ton of receipts, but can’t manage them. They’re building a toolset that uses artificial intelligence to scan receipts and automatically categorize them by month or a year to help people use them for tax filing.

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A startup that wants to take your credit card data and have it automatically pay your bills, so you never have to pay a late fee.

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A startup that helps its users automatically take better screenshots, including those of mobile devices. It’s like a smartphone’s automatic screenshot function but for computers.

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A startup using AI to help companies and individuals find the best price for everything from auto insurance to life insurance.

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A marketing automation platform for retail brands. The company is planning to roll out a mobile app in mid-August.

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A startup that aims to help organizations be more efficient by “minimizing the amount of time, energy, and resources required” to manage the things that can’t be automated.

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A platform to save money on airline tickets for frequent travelers. The company’s software automatically determines how much you’d pay each way to get to a particular destination, based on your previous travel history.

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a startup that uses sensor data to help machinery and automated systems work more efficiently.

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A startup that wants to help “thrive in an era of automation and cheap labor”. It’s a platform that helps businesses pick the right type of machine for the task, whether it’s for a B2B company or a manufacturing facility.

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A company that helps improve the efficiency of service delivery for restaurants. Their model is to use automation to eliminate the costs of inefficient or underutilized staff and equipment, allowing restaurants to focus on creating more value.

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A digital tax preparation software that automatically calculates federal and state taxes based on a person’s income, deductions and credits

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An automated service that can help users organize and keep track of healthcare benefits to make them accessible and easy to access.

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A platform that lets you select a task, and then automatically bids on it.

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A platform of the future for self-driving cars, with a marketplace that lets companies sell their services to automakers.

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A phone app for sending automated text messages to people who are at an event. Great when a speaker gives an update to a crowd and they are lost for a moment, and also great for sending reminders about things like a doctor’s appointment.

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A software platform that wants to help service providers automate the process of getting their work done.

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A startup that makes a medical device for monitoring vital signs and connecting to an app. The startup aims to save lives by simplifying and automating the processes that are often done by nurses.

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A tool meant to help companies automate the onboarding process for new employees by using machine learning to read and evaluate new workers’ social media bios.

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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.

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A tool that helps users automate the process of cleaning the air in their homes. They’re already working with a Fortune 500 company to make their product available to their customer.

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This startup is building a system to monitor traffic at work sites and automatically send alerts to employees if a problem is detected.

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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.

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A tool that allows employers to set up a pay stub, and then automatically file it with the IRS for you. The startup is working with the IRS to use the tool to help create a better federal tax system.

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A tool that makes it easier for employers to administer automated payroll.

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A Slack-like tool for managing employee time, with automatic notifications and the ability to block time off. Only available on Slack.

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A platform for automated, multilingual automatic translation.

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This Israeli startup is building a self-driving vehicle that, unlike Uber's autonomous cars, is purely electric and doesn’t need a human driver at the wheel. The company is planning to launch a service in Tel Aviv in July.

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This startup is looking to automatically generate and sell weekly email subscriptions to people based on their buying habits. The email service is for people who want to make sure they get email notifications for products they purchase frequently, like coffee or a subscription service, like Gilt or Birchbox.

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A startup that helps businesses put in place nightly automated processes. The founders say their product helps companies be more efficient and automate processes like payroll, warehouse operations and inventory control.

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Only 1% of all workers in the US have their overtime legally included in their paychecks. This startup wants to be the alternative. They’re building a mobile app that tracks time and automatically computes overtime pay.

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A platform that automates and centralizes the insurance claims process, claiming to reduce costs in the process by up to 30%.

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An automation platform for recruitment technology products.

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A startup that helps remote teams organize and automate recurring tech tasks and build shared services.

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A company that used to provide computer science education in English before shifting to the Indian market and focusing on autodidactic AI education.

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A startup that helps employers automate easy tasks like payroll, benefits, and benefits eligibility.

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Canvas is a Y Combinator company that creates “smart” pillows that “take advantage of the unique wireless signals from your body to automatically adjust your sleep position”.

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A platform that allows companies to “reduce pain points and improve employee productivity by automatically executing and tracking processes.”

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A chatbot that helps automate customer service through customer engagement bots for companies.

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A platform that plugs into Slack to allow companies to automate customer service.

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A way to automate the sales process, with software to help companies be more effective in talking to prospects.

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A platform that helps automate the day-to-day operations of retail stores, including customer service.

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A company that’s building a platform where you pay a monthly fee to use a service to manage your contractors. The startup is taking a page from the Automated Clearing House (ACH) system, which lets banks settle payments between banks.

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A startup that wants to bring the benefits of automation to the legal industry, helping legal firms reduce costs and increase efficiency.

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A startup that enables companies to easily manage their AWS accounts, with a managed dashboard that automates a ton of tasks including groups, billing, and monitoring. The company is starting to roll out to larger customers.

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A startup that will allow you to automatically receive payment for your work via AI. The company has raised $1.2 million.

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A way to let people book services like cleaning, car maintenance, etc. in a more automated fashion.

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This company wants to replace the often-painful experience of filling out a tax return with a more automated process. The startup is working on a software program that will work with H&R Block’s online software to take the pain out of filing a tax return and streamline the process. The company says it has $1.5 million in monthly revenue.

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SaveUp is a one-stop shop for college savings plans in the US, Canada, and the UK. It works to save people money with a tool that automatically sends pre-tax contributions from employer to student's 529. The company has raised $1.5M in funding.

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The startup wants to help companies meet the needs of their customers with a new tech platform that lets users talk directly to their bank services, like the automated teller machines of the future.

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A sales software company that’s built an automated system that helps salespeople close deals. It’s based on a Slack-like platform.

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A company that wants to help companies of all sizes automate their payroll, in order to save on payroll and reduce errors.

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An AI-based platform for marketers to create and distribute large-scale email campaigns at scale. The startup wants to help marketers copy and paste some of the work they do in traditional email marketing to email marketing automation.

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A mobile platform for farmers to automate crop management

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A tool helps auto manufacturers create highly efficient car designs. It can review thousands of designs, pick out ones that are more efficient, and make suggestions to manufacturers to try.

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is a software platform that offers professional services that help SMEs. The company helps companies use software to automate processes like invoicing, proposal creation, and accounting and to attract and retain customers.

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A startup that automates the process of producing invoices and tracking payments for small businesses, including accounting.

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A company that uses social media to track the performance of restaurants and other eateries. It’s created a system that automatically posts photos of food and service to Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

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A new kind of platform for recruiters and job-seekers. The company is aiming to automate much of the recruiting process, and is reaching out to companies to see if they can help them build out their product.

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A way to automatically send money to a friend in need. If you can’t go to the person who needs the money, you can still give them some of what you have.

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A small business platform and management automation suite built on blockchain.

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A tool designed for insurance adjusters to manage claims and automate the process of getting a home inspection.

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A software-as-a-service platform that allows companies to send automated payments to contractors, freelancers and consultants. Work Hub is designed to help B2B companies with the complexity of payment processing.

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A cellphone app that automatically suggests time-saving, healthy habits for you.

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iaidigital helps cities manage their streets and sidewalks. It uses the power of machine learning to automatically flag and alert city workers about potholes, graffiti, and other issues.

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A chatbot for cleaning services that can be used by small employers, bringing a bit of automation to a very manual process.

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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.

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A startup that helps B2B companies automate their expenses. The company’s software is built to be used by the finance department to track expenses, and to automatically reconcile them with the appropriate accounting system.

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A platform for brands to automate their email marketing to keep their customers engaged.

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A startup that’s working to help companies with their data-driven decision-making. They are building a product that empowers teams to make data-driven decisions and automate the process.

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The app is an automated interactive calendar that helps people stay organized.

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A startup for underwriters of auto insurance in the EU. They’re working to expand across the United States.

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A software platform that allows IT to design and develop, then automate the whole process.

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A salesforce.com-style product that helps companies automate their sales process. The company currently has over 50 customers on the platform, and says it has made more than $1 million in sales.

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A software-as-a-service company that helps B2B companies automate and secure their supply chains, a niche the founders say is worth $50 billion.

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A company that creates a suite of applications for small businesses to automate tasks and shave time off their work week.

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A “dynamic” service that allows customers to take a picture of a receipt and have it automatically translated to 10 other languages. It also provides translation services for non-English speaking customers.

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A ride-hailing company that uses autonomous vehicles.

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A company building a unified communications automation tool for companies to help streamline messaging and reduce paper. The product aims to make messaging easier and more effective.

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A tool that helps you keep track of the book you read, and which you can then automatically give to a friend.

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A home automation company that lets users program lighting and appliances to turn on when they arrive home in the evening.

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An API for automation of data entry on websites, with a focus on the travel sector.

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A new way to think about accounting, that is setting up a company to take on simple accounting tasks and automate them. The startup’s first customer is a grocery chain looking to set up a point-of-sale system.

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One of the winners of the YC Engineer Day, providing a service to help companies automate their user onboarding process, making it easier for them to onboard users without needing to manually create a signup flow.

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A startup that has built an automated rail system focused on the trucking industry. The rail system is connected to the trucking fleet, allowing drivers to scale back to a more leisurely pace and still maintain a safe route.

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 The company with the combined vision of Google, Facebook, and Uber: A new kind of messaging platform that allows you to send and receive a message with a set of actions. An example: You can send a message to a friend and then order them a pizza, with the message automatically being routed through the app and then to the pizza chain.

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A software-as-a-service solution for HR teams that automates the onboarding process for new hires, improves communication between teams, and helps HR with employee onboarding.

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A software platform for healthcare companies to manage their prescription costs. Has been used to automate over 40% of the cost of a typical Medicare Part D plan.

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This startup is building a tool to automatically generate landing pages for your campaign. The startup is a Y Combinator alum, having raised a seed round in 2013.

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A “smart” CRM for teams, allowing managers to set up automated interactions with their sales reps and customers.

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A team of engineers are developing a product platform for software development and automation. Their first product is a small team of bots that let you instantly communicate with anyone on Slack, and they are also developing conversational AI tools to automate tasks.

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A digital platform for automated room service ordering in hotels. Users can order from a menu of the hotel’s dishes, and the order is sent to the kitchen directly. The startup is working with a dozen hotels in India.

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A process automation service that helps companies build automation systems. The startup builds a process and maps out the user flow, then helps companies build a flowchart that describes how to interact with the system.

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The startup, which was founded in 2010, builds software that helps companies manage their supply chains. The idea is to build software that automates all the tedious work of managing different vendors, suppliers, and shipping.

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An enterprise-grade mobile app that makes it easier to hire freelance contractors. The startup’s software tracks hours, overtime, time cards and more, and automates the process.

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A platform that allows users to build their own websites with an easy to use drag and drop interface. The site automates things like social sharing and other links.

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A startup for selling used cars, selling cars wholesale and at a lower cost than dealerships. The startup has partnered with dealerships in the US already, and is adding an auto insurance product to help offset the cost of rental cars for customers.

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A B2B startup that wants to help banks and other financial services companies automate some of their workflows, so they can focus on products and services.

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A company that builds automated tools for teams that create online courses.

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A company that’s building a digital platform for purchasing and selling, which they say is helping to “change the way auto ownership works”.

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A tool to automatically and accurately edit videos from your iPhone, so that you don’t have to use the stock iOS app

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A tool that automatically scans photos for copyright infringement. The startup wants to help potential infringers to make sure their photos don’t get taken down due to false accusations.

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A company that wants to help companies and individuals save money by giving them a way to get better prices for a range of products, from auto insurance to cable TV.

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A company doing what many startups are doing: automate their admin tasks and help them spend time on what makes them money.

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This startup is building a way to take a URL and automatically create a site in the Google Cloud.

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A platform that helps people build custom AI into their business processes. The company wants to use AI to automatically generate data for business reports.

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A “turn-key” email marketing automation software that helps businesses meet their marketing goals using email. It’s currently in the pilot phase.

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A SaaS platform that helps people find products and services in 35 categories, such as home and auto.

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 A company that’s building software that can help companies with data science tasks, like building machine learning models, building data warehouses, and otherwise automating the data science process.

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Idea: Marketing automation for B2B SaaS companies

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Idea: Automatic generation of admin / developer portal

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Idea: Automated, searchable, and shareable medical records

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Idea: Automated payroll and benefits for small businesses A bit like Gusto or Zenefits

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Idea: This startup is building a way to automatically detect and diagnose problems in large fleets of industrial equipment

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Idea: A self-driving car company that aims to give its vehicles to auto manufacturers for use in fleet operations and shuttle services

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Idea: this is a design tool to help businesses automate and streamline their customer support processes

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Idea: Automate Admissions at top Entrepreneurial Universities

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Idea: A startup for creating and tracking to-do lists, but also automating micro-tasks like moving a cart from one aisle to another

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Idea: This startup helps small and medium-sized businesses automate their accounts receivable, allowing them to focus on their core business

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Automated Playbook for Getting Your Business on Google

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Idea: A customizable, machine learning-driven planning engine for autonomous vehicles

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Idea: A startup that enables people to automatically record the music they listen to on their phones and stream it to a connected speaker

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Idea: A software company that’s building a consumer-facing interface for the up-and-coming world of automated vehicles The company is meant to help people understand how to interact with driverless cars

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Idea: A startup that is building a SaaS/cloud solution for call center automation The company says it already has $200k in monthly recurring revenue and over 100 customers

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Idea: A help desk automation tool that aims to help IT departments better understand and manage their infrastructure

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Idea: A B2B company that is building a suite of tools for nurses and other care workers The company helps workers with scheduling, RSVPs, and other administrative tasks in a more automated way

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Idea: A B2B company that’s building an “automated B2B sales chatbot”. The startup, which is focused on B2B SaaS companies, wants to help those companies schedule meetings with prospects and track conversations.

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Idea: A startup that is building a software service for auto shops to help them manage customer service from booking appointments to

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Idea: A programmable, micro-controller chip for industrial automation.

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Idea: A startup that’s building software that allows people to create their own apps. The goal is to automate the process of building and distributing an app, which the startup says will help people make money off their apps.

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Idea: A startup that makes it easier for people to sell or donate their clothing. Users take a picture of their items and it’s automatically listed on a number of different online marketplaces.

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Idea: A startup that allows you to send a text message to someone, and it’ll automatically be posted as a review to Google, Yelp, Facebook, and other places on the internet.

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Idea: A startup that automates the process of making a 3D scan of a person using just a smartphone and a standard webcam.

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Idea: An automated platform that helps small businesses manage their finances and bookkeeping. The company is looking to help businesses reduce time spent on administrative tasks while automating a lot of the accounting side of things.

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Idea: A startup building a way to help renovators and other small business owners with the onerous process of bidding on jobs. The idea is to help automate the process of sending bids out to prospective clients.

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Idea: A software service that helps you improve sales productivity with automation and sales templates.

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Idea: A startup that is building an end-to-end solution for businesses making hardware to help them get funded and bring their product to market. They want to automate a lot of the backend work needed to launch hardware like creating a company and getting funding.

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Idea: This startup is building a toolkit for people to build their own chatbots. It wants to become the go-to platform for people who want to automate their businesses, sales, and so on.

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Idea: This startup is building a way to automate the process of filling out web forms. It’s also pitching itself as a way to collect data on form completion rates, and build a more familiar conversational experience with the site.

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Idea: A startup that makes smart home devices. One of its products, a WiFi-connected laser for the kitchen called Clipi, automatically adds a plant-based seasoning to food as it cooks.

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Idea: The startup is building a tool that automatically writes a person’s will and will updates, letting you track wills from multiple users in the same account. It’s built on top of a free service that lets you write a will once and store it with them. They’re aiming to replace legal representatives with their software, while still giving users the option to use a lawyer.

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Idea: A tool to help companies manage their fulfillment operations. A traditional ecommerce company that sells a single product at a time could use it to automate their shipping and posting.

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Idea: A startup that’s building a service that allows businesses to automatically share their tax information with their employees.

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Idea: A startup that’s building a service for the Australian market that brings together different automated and intelligent financial advice into a single website.

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Idea: A technology company that’s building an API to automatically match parts of a building’s structure with subcontractors. The idea is to help construction businesses better manage manpower.

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Idea: This startup is building a way to automate your Reddit account, scheduling posts and comments to subreddits to help get your articles shared more widely.

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Idea: A way to automatically manage your finances that doesn’t require users to enter or re-enter any information. The startup is primarily focused on helping users pay off their debt.

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Idea: This startup is building an anonymous social network that focuses on autodidactic content, like tutorials and courses.

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Idea: A video editing platform that is building an automated editing tool, meant to save time for movie and TV editors.

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Idea: A platform that uses AI to help small business owners scale by building an engine that automatically figures out the most profitable steps to scale a business.

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Idea: An automated platform for “in-app” marketing and advertising. Essentially, the startup lets brands advertise inside of other apps, and then track whether those ads successfully inspired users to install the sponsored app.

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A startup providing a marketing automation platform for e-commerce businesses.

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A software company that provides a “home security” solution for homeowners that also includes automation features.

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A tool for automatically converting your app idea into a Github pages.

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A startup that provides affordable vehicle insurance to people under 25. The startup wants to become the go-to resource for young drivers and disrupt the current auto insurance industry which targets only the high-risk demographic.

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