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A startup that’s building a new kind of shopping cart that lets buyers seamlessly buy products at multiple sites without leaving the online store.

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A company that sends physical boxes to your home or work after you place an order on their website. The boxes are filled with the product you’ve ordered and then shipped back to you.

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A startup for finding and reserving gyms, as well as a digital membership card. The startup wants to be the world’s first digital gym, using an app to track and manage memberships.

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A tool that helps students get internships, and provide a way for companies to find employees.

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A startup that’s building a social network that connects strippers with clients

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People love their pets, but when it comes to veterinary care, there’s a shortage of vets, and a high cost. PetMeds is building a subscription service that integrates with veterinarians to deliver pharmaceuticals and supplies to pets at home, where they can get better care and less expensively.

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Localization software that helps companies hire workers who can speak, read, and write in multiple languages.

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A startup focused on the creation of multiplayer games on mobile and web, building on the success of multiplayer games like Candy Crush and Clash of Clans.

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A new company, made possible with the launch of the new iPhone X, is developing a smartphone that looks like a watch and can be used to take selfies.

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This startup is building an artificial intelligence-based platform for hiring, where customers can create a job description and AI will do the background check, find the best candidate, and schedule an interview.

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An online platform for managing B2B relationships, today the company provides a dashboard for sales and marketing teams to manage customer relationships.

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A software tool for managing and monitoring relationships with freelance contractors.

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A new startup that wants to make the world’s smallest USB hub, allowing users to plug in multiple USB devices (keyboards, monitors, etc) into a single port

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The founders of this startup are trying to create a new kind of credit card that can be used across multiple merchants, instead of different cards for different merchants.

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Allows people to book free trips on flights, trains, and buses.

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

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A free-to-play multiplayer game that takes the concept of the game of chess, and applies it to social networking.

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Y Combinator has funded a wide variety of companies such as Airbnb, Dropbox, Stripe, and Reddit.

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A b2b cloud-based platform for building and managing customer relationships, helping businesses to better interact with their customers and increase customer loyalty.

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A startup that creates a dating app focused on building meaningful relationships

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A startup that wants to make it easier for communities to keep track of their infrastructure (pipes, water, etc).

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A startup that provides a service to help people get their paperwork organized for the US Citizenship and Immigration Services

116

A startup that allows you to rent kayaks and other water sports equipment in your local area

116

A monthly subscription service that sends home delivery and grocery shopping to your doorstep.

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This startup is building a system to help engineers understand the best ways to program to particular chips.

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A startup for managing and tracking B2B relationships.

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This startup wants to help users find the best insurance rates from multiple providers.

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A tool for recruiting for summer internships. The company has a live product and is working on a B2C version.

112

A startup that helps hospitals find cheaper alternatives to the expensive equipment they use in the ER.

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This is a subscription tool for nonprofits that helps them keep track of donations and donors. The company is launching in the US in early 2019.

112

A startup that sells virtual phone numbers that people can use to have multiple business lines

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A women’s networking app that connects women interested in entrepreneurship and investing to other like-minded women.

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A “global prescription drug purchasing company”, with offices in New York, LA, and London.

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A messaging app that lets people with special needs connect with others who can help them build functional relationships.

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Makes your iPhone photos look better. The startup takes a lot of photos and fixes them up, including helping with color.

108

An online platform that helps students get into college by providing information about scholarships, programs and financial aid.

107

A digital store of recipes and ideas for cooking

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A startup that sells a monthly subscription box of all the best products from Kickstarter each month

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An online-only, subscription-based service that allows people to buy and sell payments immediately from their bank accounts.

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A "social media for food" that brings restaurants and chefs together to create new menus and recipes.

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A startup that helps translate the product descriptions of small businesses into multiple languages

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

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A tool that lets software developers build and share reusable code snippets.

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This startup wants to help the international diplomatic community solve some of the most pressing problems by building an online platform for them to share their expertise.

102

A startup that aims to be the Wikipedia of the veterinary industry, by building a community for vets across the world.

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A tool that helps you manage your startup’s relationships with customers (or potential customers) via a “personalized” dashboard.

101

A social network for women who are searching for a job, created by the company that created the job board Ziprecruiter.

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A company that makes a pair of Bluetooth headphones that are like a high-end pair of AirPods, but with a subscription service to make them more affordable.

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A startup that makes it easier to manage your customer relationship management and sales pipeline.

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A New York-based startup that sells t-shirts that have a QR code embedded on them to track where the item was shipped.

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A company that builds the “Airbnb for internships”, connecting students with companies looking for summer interns. It’s a platform that allows both internships to be created and offers a marketplace for applications.

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

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A revenue sharing model for people who want to share their personal data with advertisers. By offering a monthly subscription, the company expects to earn revenue from those who feel most comfortable sharing their data.

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A partnership that facilitates the creation of credit scoring software.

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A platform that lets you send money to friends in the Philippines, India, or China, in real time.

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A platform for sending money in the Philippines that offers a unique way to pay for goods and services.

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A startup that lets you scan a barcode and get a quote for repairs on your iPhone or watch in the UK.

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A dating app that helps people find matches regardless of what they’re looking for in a relationship. The startup has attracted more than $10 million in investment, and has partnered with celebrities like Shaquille O’Neal, who was one of the app’s first users.

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A way to ‘hack’ the iPhone to allow custom functions. The startup tells us it sells to one customer, a company that makes custom apps for the iPhone.

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Building a subscription service for hosting websites, similar to Windows’ own hosting service but without the cost.

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A subscription streaming video service that’s aiming to be the Netflix of food shows, with a focus on the culinary arts. The company is currently in the business development stage.

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In the summer of 2016, the Y Combinator Summer School launched a $100,000 scholarship for students who attend the program. The scholarship is awarded to graduate students from underrepresented backgrounds.

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A CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program that provides customers with weekly deliveries of fresh produce and other items from local farmers. Customers pay for their weekly deliveries of local fruits and vegetables through a subscription model.

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A startup that helps businesses in the UK get the cheapest rates on international shipping

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

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The company wants to build an offline-first collaborative editing platform for video production that would allow editors to work in a room with multiple screens, and for multiple editors to work on the same piece of footage simultaneously.

93

A tool for coordinating a group’s shopping trip with a single destination by using an app to do the driving.

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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 company building a weather app for iPhone that tells you what’s coming up next in your area.

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

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The startup is building an app that lets people instantly pack and ship their food using their smartphone.

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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 startup for the sale of used cars, which is designed to be faster, cheaper, and easier than dealerships.

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This is a B2B company that helps manage memberships for online event organizers.

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An iPhone app that helps people find and reserve concert tickets

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Ripple is a platform for creating virtual currency and a payment system. The startup is trying to get merchants to adopt its digital currency by offering them a low-fee payment processing system.

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A warehouse service that can provide a complete solution for small businesses that need to store inventory, with a focus on fulfillment and shipping.

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A startup that helps you better manage your relationships on social networks.

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A software company that helps companies manage their phone service contracts, billing relationships, and customer service efforts.

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A monthly subscription service that sends you an e-book on a topic you’ve selected every month. The company launched in December, and is signing up more than 50,000 new subscribers every month, the founder tells me.

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A company that wants to sell you a phone case that not only protects your iPhone, but also allows you to charge it.

90

If you’ve been to a restaurant in the United States, chances are you’ve left a tip. But what happens to that tip What if that tip was shared with the next person who dined at the same restaurant Farbric’s app cuts out the middleman, allowing the restaurant to keep more of that cash.

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

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Skip is a direct to consumer platform for retailers to create their own branded subscriptions.

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A Chinese-based company that is trying to build a subscription-based web hosting service.

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Twilio, a company that provides cloud-based communication and telephony APIs, is one of the most well-known startups at YC. Their newest project is a tool that helps call center agents manage multiple languages.

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A startup for businesses that want to manage their customer relationships and transactions.

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A web-based SaaS that helps businesses sell products with coupon codes, through the company’s own network of retailers. The startup sells coupons via a monthly subscription program, and will offer a “freemium” model to startups and small businesses who want to use the tool without it costing them.

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A social network for the deaf, modeled after its popular iPhone app. The company has expanded its offerings to include audio versions of the app for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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A platform that helps ad agencies, marketers, and agencies reach people across multiple channels based on their interests, without having to find their personal email addresses.

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A platform that helps people find apprenticeships, and connect with employers.

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A company that wants to offer a “new kind of personal relationship” by getting people to know each other on a deeper level and then do things together.

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

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The Startup Genome is a biannual report on the state of entrepreneurship. It is produced by a team of researchers from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. The report is based on interviews with founders about their businesses, the challenges they face, and their plans for the future. The report is intended to give entrepreneurs, investors, and other stakeholders a comprehensive overview of the startup ecosystem in a particular country, and to help predict trends between countries.

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

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

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A startup that allows anyone to create and promote a podcast, and then earn revenue through advertising and sponsorships

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A tool for distribution of food and groceries to people in need, in the form of a vehicle equipped with a fridge, a microwave, and a coffee machine, and that can travel down the street from a central hub. The startup’s founders are veterans of the American military.

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A platform for medical transcriptionists to get paid for their services, which are in high demand but difficult to find.

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A startup that enables users to create a story about a short trip online, using photos and maps. The app has been in beta for two years now, and has over a million photos and videos.

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It’s a lifestyle music service, where you can access your library from any device and listen to the music in whatever order you want. You can also pay for a subscription to get access to a wider library.

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A subscription-based service that organizes people’s photos and videos into a repository on their behalf.

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A cloud-based service allowing customers to track their shipments in real-time. The startup says it has already signed up around 500 customers, and has raised $1.6 million in funding.

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A platform that will allow you to make adjustments to your iPhone or iPad without having to open it up. The startup is focused on making it easier for people to tweak their iOS devices.

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A platform that helps small businesses manage their coffee orders online. It’s free to use for customers, but the company hopes to make money by turning the system into a recurring subscription.

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

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The concept of the accelerator is a young one, with the first accelerator programs emerging in the late 1990s in Silicon Valley and New York. In general, accelerators help startups get off the ground, providing capital, mentorship, and networking opportunities.

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A platform that aims to solve the problem of small businesses having to create multiple email accounts for each new customer in order to reduce the risk of email spam.

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A startup that helps you set up a study abroad or exchange program at a college in the US. The startup is currently focused on China and has a pending partnership with a college there.

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A customer relationship management (CRM) app for businesses, with a focus on small businesses. It also offers tools for developers to build integrations into their software.

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An AI-powered dating site for people looking for long-term relationships.

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The idea is that you could use a built-in chip that connects to your phone to allow your phone to act like a credit card. The idea is still in the early stages.

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A software company that provides a platform for connecting people with spare parts, including parts for cars, drones, and medical equipment.

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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 for baristas to easily create and share coffee recipes

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A personal finance service that helps people pay down their debt from multiple cards in a single monthly payment.

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A SaaS platform that helps companies manage their expense reports. It starts with a monthly subscription and then allows the user to create expense reports that are editable and searchable, with the option to export.

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ShopStyle is a subscription-based visual merchandising platform that allows retailers to create branded shopping experiences. ShopStyle gives retailers a way to create different streaming layouts, video ads, and product displays that are tailored to each individual customer.

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A tool to help companies manage multiple workflows and processes for a single project. It’s available as a Chrome extension.

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A chatbot that tracks the status of a shipment by tracking the shipping carrier and making deliveries.

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 A company that helps companies hire and train in-person apprentices. The company works with a network of companies to match up novices and experienced businesses, creating a system of apprenticeships that lets companies save money and still have their hands on the newest tech.

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The goal of this startup is to help consumers shop for services that match their needs, rather than relying on recommendations from friends and family. The company looks to compete with platforms like Groupon and LivingSocial by selling subscriptions that will take care of the customer. The startup is already working with a number of Wal-Mart and Kroger stores.

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A startup that provides a software-as-a-service tool to help people and businesses in Taiwan get around internet censorship

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Hoping to use the same playbook as the coffee industry to grow their subscriptions to their platform, Hopin.

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A startup that helps travelers plan their trip, determine the best route, and book the cheapest fare.

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This startup is building a payment platform to help rural local businesses accept credit cards. The startup is based in the Philippines and has been working with both credit cards and bank-issued debit cards in the country.

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This app lets users track the delivery status of packages shipped through the company.

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

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A startup that makes it easy for small businesses to get the financing they need. Pure is a platform that helps businesses build a relationship with banks or credit unions, which can then make lending decisions on behalf of the business without requiring a formal loan.

84

A glance on the apps you use across all devices. It’s a security firm looking to make sure you aren’t using an app on multiple devices that has been hacked.

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A startup that offers a variety of revenue opportunities to creators, including merchandising, subscriptions, and merchandising.

84

A startup that provides a service for people to make a video of themselves and then have it lip-synced in a different video (like in the video of Will Smith in the song “Summertime”)

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A way for companies to pay the bills of their employees in multiple currencies, with higher rates for those who live in the area.

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There’s a really big market for high-end home security systems. The startup is building a system that helps you get the best one for your needs, with a $5 monthly subscription.

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A startup building an app that helps companies manage their international workflows. The solution is aimed at companies that have multiple different offices around the world, be they full-time or digital nomads.

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A platform that allows multiple users to create a single item, then share it with a single shipping address.

83

A tablet organizer that aims to keep the iPad in sync with your desktop and other devices.

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A iOS app that uses the iPhone’s built-in GPS to help you figure out how far you have to walk to complete a given task.

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A way to track and pay for university teaching gigs in India. The company says they already have payment processing partnerships in place in India and are looking to expand to other countries. SENSEI is one of the only companies that offer this kind of service in India.

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A partnership between the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to educate and promote conservation of marine life through the sale of marine fish.

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A company that helps companies find and hire top tech talent. It has a network of experts and a pipeline of candidates that it can invite to interviews.

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A startup that provides a monthly subscription service where someone comes to your house and provides a manicure, pedicure, facial,

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A startup that’s looking to build a product where people can find and book gym memberships online.

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A digital platform that provides what its founders call a “dynamic ‘recipe’—a step-by-step process that guides users through every step of the creative process from start to finish.”

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A company that makes customized, local, dog treat recipes. The startup is making a recipe book for pet owners.

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A search engine that aims to create a Wikipedia for the internet of things

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A platform for managing multiple email addresses, groups, and more.

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A search engine for rental properties in blue-chip suburban regions.

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A tool to help retailers sell their products on multiple marketplaces at once

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A startup that helps businesses manage their membership programs. The startup is currently focusing on the restaurant industry.

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New startup that aims to take the pain out of student loan payments, using the debt to create scholarships for low-income students.

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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 digital bank account for the Philippines. The startup is currently in pre-launch, and has nearly 200,000 members.

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A set of tools that gives small businesses an easy way to manage their customer relationships. Its API allows users to pull data from their Salesforce or Zendesk accounts.

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A platform where users can create virtual islands for multiplayer gaming. It launched in 2014, with the founders saying that it’s on track to reach $1.5 million in annual revenue.

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

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A startup that sells a variety of cookbooks with recipes that are easy to make and also donates a portion of their proceeds to charity

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A startup that sits between the customer and the subscription, helping businesses deliver a more

81

A $1 cloud-based road trip planning tool that allows users to plan and share their travels.

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

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A startup that helps people to buy and sell used cars, which helps save the environment. The entrepreneurs say that they’ve seen a lot of interest in the platform from US car dealerships.

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A SaaS platform that helps you manage your sales pipeline. It provides tools to help sales reps track their pipeline activity, and allows reps to manage leads.

81

A monthly subscription service meant to help you save for retirement.

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A startup backed by Sequoia that helps developers monetize their apps by converting them into subscription-based services for consumers.

81

A Chrome extension that converts your clipboard to a URL, allowing you to share it as a link.

81

A tool for managing multiple people’s time and delegating tasks.

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A startup that’s building an online marketplace for visual artists to sell their work to the world, with payment handled by Stripe.

81

A real estate software company for agents. The startup develops a platform for agents to book appointments, send out listings, and manage client relationships.

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A startup that sells cases that attach to iPads, allowing users to take notes using a stylus and take pictures right from the iPad.

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The startup is looking to disrupt the $2.8 trillion consumer credit industry, which it says is ripe for disruption by building a better credit scoring system for micro and small businesses using data from a company called Credit Karma.

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A startup that’s building an online platform for people who want to build and sell their own custom iPhone cases. The startup’s founders say that about 1% of the cases sold in the US are custom-made, and a handful of startups have tried to build their own platform for selling such cases, without much success.

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A B2B software platform (for the legal industry) for small businesses that helps them manage contracts and warranties, manage their legal teams, and access multiple legal systems.

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A startup that’s building a marketplace for the sale of unused construction equipment.

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AsteriskIP, AsyncOS, Asterisk, Catapult, ChorusOS, Comedia, Comunicore, ComX

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An enterprise-level CRM platform for small businesses to manage their customer relationships.

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An online tool to create social media ad campaigns, giving clients a way to manage multiple accounts from one place.

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A platform that provides the ability to create a macro in a user’s email, so you can create a series of emails with the same message but tailored to different recipients.

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Wipster is a startup that wants to be a digital marketplace for services.

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A startup that’s building out a platform to help users with recurring payments like subscriptions and digital products. The product helps people manage their recurring payments, and is already being used by 65,000 users with 30,000 active channels.

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A digital video production company that uses AI to create short videos to promote products, such as those for car dealerships.

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This company is a mobile-first CRM (customer relationship management) for small businesses with less than $100,000 in annual revenue.

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A solution for the unstable relationship between digital ad buying and the media buying process.

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App that helps travelers find and book carpools. The startup is equipped with a whole suite of tools for drivers looking to share the driving costs with others in the car.

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Serves as an “Amazon” for the “prosumers” who buy and sell things on Amazon that they can’t sell on Amazon, which handles shipping, returns, and customer service.

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A startup that helps companies manage their inventory across multiple warehouses and retail locations The company says they have $82,000 in monthly recurring revenue with 60% gross margins

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A startup operating in the European market that is building a network of e-commerce sites that allow users to shop from multiple stores in one place

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A platform that enables users to buy and sell their unused iPhone parts.

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A digital store for home users of medical equipment

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A startup that wants to bring the benefits of the web to under-resourced countries, equipping them with internet access.

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A self-service dashboard for companies using multiple accounting software.

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Builds a platform for businesses to share and compare information about their products, services, and employees. It has partnerships with companies like Linkedin, Mailchimp, and Stripe, allowing employees to upload their resumes, manage their accounts, and receive paychecks directly within the platform.

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This is a startup that wants to make it easy for people to order and ship photos and prints. The company was created by an ex-Googler.

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A company that makes it easy for brands to build and launch their own social media accounts, for free. They charge brands for the pages they create rather than charging a fixed subscription fee.

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A customer relationship management app for small businesses

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The first YC-backed startup to reach unicorn status was Airbnb, in 2009. Airbnb was followed by Dropbox, Stripe, Uber, Instacart, and Wayfair.

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A platform that helps colleges and universities manage their relationships with alumni who have given money.

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The company’s first product is a way to manage your social media posts across multiple platforms like Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn.

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This startup is working on a platform that helps app developers understand how users click, swipe, click, and tap on their apps.

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A podcast network with a focus on “unscripted” storytelling, by people who are not professional journalists. It’s designed to free creative people from the pressure of telling stories they’ve been told to tell.

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This startup aims to make it easier for artists to design, print, and ship their own physical, limited edition pieces.

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

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Tiller is a way to make workforce management more efficient, says the startup. It’s a B2B SaaS platform that allows companies to manage multiple company’s HR data, including benefits, payroll, time clock and benefits, and more.

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A company that takes a subscription-based model for health insurance, and looks to make it as affordable as possible. The startup is also looking to launch in January.

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

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A tool for invoice verification for subscription services.

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A subscription-based music streaming service for independent musicians.

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A consumer-facing startup that offers a subscription-based service for finding and saving a place to stay.

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A free, online dating service for very short-term relationships.

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A company that wants to help you manage your network of colleagues, friends, and customers. The startup wants to build a smarter network of people to keep up with connections and build a community with. It plans to focus on small companies because they tend to have more existing relationships to build on, and are more likely to use social networks.

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A B2B company that provides software for subscription managers, allowing them to more easily sell recurring subscriptions to their customers.

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A startup that connects customers looking for a new car with dealerships.

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A startup that helps companies get a better understanding of their customers by using read receipts, call recording, and pop-up notifications to get real-time feedback.

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A startup that is a marketplace for healthcare providers to rent out their unused medical equipment

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A startup that makes a monthly subscription box for people who want to learn how to code

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A startup that wants to make it easier to source and sell used cars, cars that have not been bought and sold through a dealership.

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A company that helps connect individuals and families to caregivers, offering them a premium subscription service.

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A “Tinder for online dating”, allowing users to view profiles and swipe right to like what they see.

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A platform that allows customers to buy a specific film or lens and have it shipped directly to their door.

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A system for monitoring and optimizing multiple servers at the same time. The startup hopes to help companies manage their data centers.

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A product that makes it easy for people to plan their trips and book their flights.

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A physical card that can be used to charge software as a service, like SaaS, subscriptions and free trials.

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The company has begun to experiment with a plan to bring a $10/month subscription service to consumers that would provide a weekly Amazon Prime-like service to customers. The company could be an alternative to people who don’t like Amazon Prime’s current offerings.

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A monthly subscription service that allows app publishers to get more money from advertisers.

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A use case-based apprenticeship platform for nurses, health technicians, and other healthcare professionals.

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A tool that helps you quickly and easily share photos and video clips with your friends and colleagues.

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A mobile app that helps a person use a credit card that does not have a magnetic stripe. Instead, it uses a special card reader that reads the information on the card, and sends it to the app.

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

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A platform to notify companies when their products are being shipped

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The startup’s app, which is currently in beta, allows people to buy and sell used electronics by clicking between old iPhones and iPads. People can even keep track of the item’s age and condition which allows them to make smart purchases.

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 A little like Twilio and Stripe, this API makes it easier to build new kinds of voice-controlled software.

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This startup is building a platform for biopharmaceutical companies to build a custom prescription drug formulary, or a list of drugs that doctors are allowed to prescribe to patients.

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A new company that wants to help people in need, particularly those who can't afford to buy an iPhone. The founders say that for a typical customer, "you'd have to work about 30 years to pay off a plan that costs $350."

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A no-code app which allows users to take a photo, upload it, and have it designed with a scratch-off code. The designs can be made by users for free or paid via subscription.

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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 monthly membership service that helps companies identify and recruit technical talent. The company boasts $1 million in recurring revenue and says it has already grown its team from 10 to 30 people.

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

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A startup that is a directory of places to go on vacation and where you can do activities (IE A startup like TripAdvisor but for all sorts of activities)

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A startup that provides a better way for B2B companies to manage and track orders in their supply chain. The startup has partnerships with companies like Philips and Kraft.

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A company that helps people in the US get discounts, gifts, and discounts on their prescriptions. It’s currently for people with high-deductible insurance plans.

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

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A company that provides a platform for businesses to build and promote their own e-commerce stores. The company acts as a clearinghouse for inventory and shipping, taking a commission on each sale, plus a minor fee for each product.

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A new way to book travel. Instead of booking a flight, the travel planning app lets users plan their trip route and pick the times they want to travel.

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Creating a social network for small business owners. The business plan is to start with a $10/month subscription service and then build a full social network for small businesses.

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A startup that simplifies the process of selling online, allowing anyone to list items on multiple shopping sites. The idea is that doing so is more cost-efficient than having to curate items individually on each.

74

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

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

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A startup for nonprofits to support their membership, fundraising, and communications via an API.

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A digital platform that helps medical professionals collaborate and share prescriptions.

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A startup that helps people track the money they’re spending online, including all their subscriptions and subscriptions to services like Netflix. The startup’s co-founder said it’s been profitable in the past year.

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A startup that connects high school students to internships and part-time jobs at startups. It operates in the US, Canada, and the UK, with plans to expand to Australia, the Netherlands, and Germany in the future.

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Pinlighter is an online service for drugstores that gives customers a fast, easy, and personalized way to comparison-shop for prescription drugs. The startup, which has raised $2.3M, was founded in October 2015 and now has more than 1,000 customers in the Chicago area.

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A platform for creating and publishing video content with multiple channels. The startup, which was founded in August, is building on the video-sharing platform LIV. It lets users create and publish video content via a combination of Instagram and Facebook.

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A platform for managing the complex relationships between buyers and sellers in the modern supply chain.

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

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The startup has developed a way to help employers manage their employee recruiting process and streamline subsequent onboarding. The platform allows organizations to put together a recruiter roster, create a template for their job description, and see who’s interested in the job.

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A cloud-based B2B platform that makes it easy for fashion retailers to manage their customer relationships with the brands they sell.

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A decentralized, blockchain-based platform for shared ownership

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A platform that allows businesses to grant employees access to multiple work tools and applications. It’s currently in beta.

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 A startup to help job-seekers find the right internship. Internships are often unpaid and poorly advertised, and Noah & Noah wants to change that.

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This is a startup that wants to help small and medium-size companies connect with local communities. The company provides an online platform to help companies find local talent, and has a built-in business development tool to help build relationships between companies and local businesses.

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A new type of event registration system, which is a hybrid of Google Apps and Eventbrite. The company’s founder says that while it currently is free, it will be a subscription model in the future. The startup was founded in June.

73

A B2B SaaS platform that helps companies establish a “loyalty ecosystem”. It’s a subscription based platform that connects people with companies and brands they’re loyal to.

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A JavaScript library that makes it easier to use React Native in the browser.

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A startup for selling or buying other people’s unused shipping boxes.

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A startup that gets people to pay for a subscription to have someone come to their house and properly hang pictures

72

A startup that uses human transcribers to help companies support their customers in multiple languages

72

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

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A startup where the US government buys excess military equipment and resells them to civilians. It’s not the first attempt to make the surplus military equipment market accessible, but it’s the first to be backed by the US government.

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A pair of heavy-equipment spare parts specialists in the Midwest. These guys help companies find used equipment, they’ve made over 200 sales to date.

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An online membership sharing network for businesses like Always 21, where people pay a monthly membership fee to access discounted travel and entertainment.

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Similar to the standard credit card processing business, but with a more tailored product. The startup has a subscription model, and aims to break down the barriers to entry for smaller businesses.

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A startup that helps people and product teams sell their products It's a marketplace that allows people to buy products from startups and gives startups an easy way to ship their products

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A startup for consumers with a long-distance relationship.

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A startup that’s building a platform for managing multiple companies, without the overhead of managing multiple startups.

71

A SaaS platform that builds and sells business software. Their most recent product was a payroll software for restaurants, which they’ve sold to multiple chains.

71

A startup that helps people find the best deals on flights. Inspired by Tinder’s “swipe left” interface, buyer’s hunt for the best fares and sellers compete to get the most attention.

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In this article, Rob writes about the startup’s plan to make a video service that lets you edit and share video from an iPhone through a web browser. A few months later, the startup pivots to focus on video editing and distribution.

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A system that helps dealerships and dealers manage cars. The company says they want to be the company that helps dealers manage cars and insurance.

71

A personal finance podcast for people looking to make more money. It’s subscription based.

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 A team who wants to build a platform for doctors to manage prescriptions and patient records.

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This startup wants to use its data to help people decide where to vacation, and where to live. It’s a bit like other startup like TripAdvisor — but it’s also a concierge service that wants to help show people the best places to vacation and live.

71

A platform which helps people sign up for and manage their subscriptions.

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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 payments company that lets users of services like Stripe and PayPal process recurring payments like car insurance or mortgage payments in a few clicks. It has raised $2.9 million from investors including Y Combinator and is currently in private beta.

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A software company that wants to help companies pull data from multiple sources, combine it, and make sense of it all.

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A startup that sells a subscription service that sends someone to clean your house once a month. The startup is advertising the service on Facebook, reaching a lot of potential customers that have seen its ads and are interested in it.

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A OCR startup that’s building AI to help companies with manual transcription. The startup wants to make the process easier and more accurate.

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The Startup Grind podcast is a weekly podcast about entrepreneurship, hosted by founders of SBJ’s own portfolio companies.

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A video-sharing site focused on sharing original content with the goal of earning revenue through ads and paid subscriptions

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A “next generation” messaging app. The company is building a platform for users to connect with each other at scale across multiple messaging platforms, starting with WhatsApp.

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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.

70

A platform for selling online courses and subscriptions, allowing students to take online courses for credit and work towards certifications.

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 A private-label membership-based platform that lets users pay to upgrade their access to health-related content.

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a startup that wants to help you find an electrician or plumber from a group of local pros. All you have to do is plug in the city and zip code.

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An online learning platform for students, whose teachers are given a stipend based on student enrollment.

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This app is a replacement for spreadsheets. The app helps users manage every aspect of their finances, including contracts, invoices, and approvals. The startup offers a monthly subscription fee for the software and gives users a free trial period.

69

A tool that helps companies set up predictive maintenance timers for their equipment.

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Foodway is a startup whose goal is to make it easier for people to eat healthy food. It’s building a subscription service that connects restaurants with local food suppliers and curates food for its users.

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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.

69

A startup that allows restaurant workers to accept tips with their smartphones rather than just their cash registers

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Drip is an app for business owners to create and manage their drip coffee business.

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A wearable that helps you find the best places to park during a trip to the grocery store.

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A mobile app that helps people plan their trip to see the world’s best art. The app comes with a network of over 1,000 locations of art museums and galleries from around the world. The startup is profitable.

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A startup that helps students get their transcripts online for free.

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An iPhone-based app for tracking your health and habits, along with the data from your FitBit. The app averages out your personal data and presents a picture of how healthy you are overall.

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A subscription-based social media platform that integrates with Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to share posts and access content.

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A way to create a custom electronic “recipe” for how to do things, so you could, for instance, create an app to play a specific video file, or need to know how to cook a certain dish.

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A company that offers “crowdsourced data” for “successful” products, like the iPad

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A ‘Book of the Month’ subscription service that promises to send a book to your door with the month you sign up for. It’s currently in the UK and Ireland, with Australia and New Zealand plans for 2020.

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A startup that buys household items in bulk for consumers, and delivers them in bulk After shipping the products, the startup makes money by selling those items on the secondary market

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A startup that helps companies manage their “digital customer relationships”, including email and social media. It’s already live with companies like Nasty Gal.

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SaaS marketing platform for e-commerce retailers, with tools for product listing, collection, payment processing, shipping, and customer support. The startup wants to make e-commerce more efficient.

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 A way to know when a shipment will arrive. The company is building a mobile app that allows truckers to track the progress of their shipments in real-time.

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A startup that is working on an injectable drug that will help heal damaged nerve fibers. They’re working on a treatment for a degenerative disorder called Charcot-Marie-Tooth, which is caused by damage to the peripheral nerves.

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A platform that enables fans to interact with players and teams to better understand their interests. The startup is currently in a partnership with the NBA; it’s also in a partnership with the A’s to help fans in the Bay Area get better access to the team.

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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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An API-driven platform for companies to send invoices, track customers, and also for small businesses to ship online.

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A long-haul trucking company that aims to make the process of shipping goods more efficient.

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A startup building a portfolio management service that uses machine learning to help users better manage and invest in their portfolio across multiple financial services.

67

This startup is building a tool that allows companies to build a shareable video about their business. Users can clip the video and share it on social media, and companies can see how many views it generates.

67

This software startup is building a tool that will help users manage their beauty orders and have them shipped to their door within a few days.

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A platform that helps people “find and share the best deals” for everything from gym memberships to long-distance driving.

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A startup that provides accounting software to small businesses. They started in late 2017 and have already launched in Brazil and the Philippines.

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A startup that helps you plan your trip to the beach, from finding the cheapest flight, to finding the best hotel.

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An iPhone app that makes it easier to share data between devices.

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A social network for the connected car. It aims to make car ownership more accessible by providing access to smartphone-based services that include vehicle diagnostics, maintenance, and selling services.

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A subscription-based service that helps small businesses with customs clearance, shipping, and other shipping-related issues.

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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 company that helps doctors and clinics get paid faster for their services. The company has partnerships with over 20,000 healthcare providers and raised $1.1 million.

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A subscription app that allows users to set up a recurring payment to a third party. The startup is building out a recurring payments API to serve as a base for other startups that want to create recurring payments solutions.

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A startup that’s looking to help people in South America get vacation packages. It’s similar to the service SkipTheDishes does for the US.

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A company that is building an API to connect real-time data to multiple applications/websites.

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A money transfer app for the Philippines that helps mobile users make mobile payments.

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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.

66

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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The startup is looking to serve the needs of small and medium-sized companies by offering “managed customer relationship management.”

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A system that allows school districts to scale their curriculum and manage it across multiple devices.

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A platform for selling, buying, and shipping drugs online. The startup is now profitable and has a $2.5 million round of funding.

66

An internal audit tool which helps companies audit data from multiple sources, and produce an audit report for each source.

66

A B2B platform that helps car dealerships and dealers find each other and purchase cars. They work with the manufacturer, and then sell the car through a few partner dealers, which is the core part of revenue.

66

A mobile app to help internet marketplaces (such as Amazon) better track their inventory. The startup wants to build a platform to help marketplaces better manage their retail and shipping operations.

66

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

66

A startup that helps users get their digital photos from Google Photos into iPhoto, Aperture, or other photo-management software.

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A toolset for managing the design process of a single website, allowing multiple designers to work on a single site together

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A platform for online learning, with tutoring and mentoring services. The startup is behind the new iPad app, which they say “enables teachers and students to practice and learn in real time from each other, with the help of a learning coach.”

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A startup that provides employees of car dealerships with software to make their job easier

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This company is looking to take the “labor of love” out of home ownership, offering a simple way to save money and time on renovations by having the homeowner hire out the work.

65

A startup that offers a platform that allows subscribers to pay for new channels using their trial subscription. This allows them to add all the channels they want without paying a bundle of money.

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A daily email digest that brings a ton of productivity and business tools and tips to your inbox.

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A new way for consumers to buy music and pay directly to artists. Sounding is a new way for fans to directly support artists they like with a “tip”, or a donation, that goes directly to the artist.

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"We are a group of experienced marketers and developers who believe in building companies that are powered by users and not investors. We want to move from a world of transactional businesses to ones that are built on relationships. Our mission is to build a platform that allows people to create and share their own content in the same way that they share links or photos on Facebook."

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A company hoping to make it easier for companies to own and manage their IP, bringing a digital licensing alternative to the enterprise. The company is based in NYC, has raised $1.5 million, and is looking to use the funding to expand.

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An online marketplace for people who want to buy used music equipment and gear, with a focus on the UK and US markets.

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Helping companies review, rank and purchase equipment such as tickets, office supplies and food. They have raised $35 million to date and have a database of 15,000 to 20,000 clients.

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A platform for an easy way to connect and build relationships with like-minded people. The startup is building a community for developers.

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A company that wants to solve a problem for small businesses: they’re struggling to get their customers to pay. Shopin makes it easier to create a loyalty scheme for their customers by helping them create a personal account and tie it to their business account. Shopin also has a small business version that can help businesses combine rewards programs from multiple platforms into one.

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A B2B company building an AI tool for sales organizations to track and predict sales pipelines.

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A platform that makes it easy for people to find new jobs and internships, connecting employers and job seekers through the use of social networks.

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The startup is working with partners to bootstrap the growth of a small-scale 3D printing community by providing the equipment and resources to move from a maker-model printer to a high-quality commercial printer.

63

A digital-first finance company with a trading platform that lets investors share portfolios across accounts and invest using multiple currencies. The startup wants to compete with traditional brokerages by using a similar toolset.

63

A platform for healthcare startups to grow their partnerships, build scale, and get investors. It aims to help sales efforts by making salespeople more efficient and giving them access to sales data in real time, which can help them close deals.

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The startup’s first product is a subscription service that sends out a box of books each month to clients. It’s meant to be a “Netflix for books”

63

A platform that connects people with people who want to take independent trips.

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This is a startup that makes the process of issuing invoices, receipts, and bills as simple as possible.

63

A startup to help companies manage their supply chain, including tracking shipments, managing inventory, and providing real-time visibility into shipments.

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A startup that lets you sync your Microsoft Outlook calendar to your iPhone.

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An enterprise SaaS startup that helps companies install and manage customer relationship management (CRM) systems through its platform.

62

A brand new CRM product from Capital One, which boasts a product team of two people. The product is designed to help small businesses manage their customer relationship management, with a focus on helping businesses handle financial transactions and invoicing.

62

A company that handles the billing for companies that offer paid subscriptions to their services. They’ve been in business for 5 months.

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A tool for bringing together the various employees in the supply chain of a product. The platform is meant to help manage the complexity of supply chains, which include multiple suppliers, and to keep a closer eye on the supply chain.

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A startup for buying and selling used office equipment, including desks, chairs, and computers.

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A startup that aims to simplify the creation of email marketing campaigns. A typical campaign might include dozens of email addresses, personalization, and a list of recipients. The startup empowers marketers to create a single email campaign, and include as many personalized variables as they want.

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Currently, we are only hiring for full-time roles. We are not accepting applications for internships at this time. We are not accepting applications for part-time roles.

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An API to help people track a shipment in real-time.

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A company that aims to help companies track spending for every product they ship and identify opportunities to reduce costs.

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A platform that lets you see the “live” traffic on a website, so you can see how long a user is on your site before buying and/or cancelling a subscription.

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A tool for entrepreneurs and business owners to manage their sales pipeline.

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The social network for stylists offering them a place to collaborate, share ideas, and build relationships. It’s a network for stylists, but it’s not like a LinkedIn. It’s more like a Facebook for stylists.

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A software platform that helps buyers get quotes for their homes from multiple companies in the same day, while also giving the seller a price for what they can get for the home and how quickly they can close.

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The startup is creating a way for marketers to track their digital marketing campaigns across multiple channels and learn a lot about their customers along the way.

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A platform to allow users to tip humans on the internet, and not just digital goods.

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A platform that enables salespeople to better manage their pipeline of opportunities, getting better results and making more money.

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In the US, there are a lot of jobs that pay the minimum wage. The startup is based in the Philippines, and its founder says it’s easy to get a job there for the minimum wage, but hard to get paid more.

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This is an alternative to the standard subscription model for software. Instead of buying software and only using it, it allows companies to buy access to the software for a set number of uses over a year, and then the software is deactivated once the period is up.

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A B2B company that helps restaurants manage employee tips and keep them straight.

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Online discovery service focused on solving the problem of finding the right home for your next vacation. The startup uses data and algorithms to help vacationers find the right home for their next trip.

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A startup that turns the receipt from a restaurant into a QR code. The startup is looking to turn receipts into a way to promote restos and one-off experiences.

59

A startup that solves the problem of lost internet data connectivity, with a paid subscription service that sends data to the cloud when internet connectivity is lost.

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VIC is a B2B company that provides a dashboard for small businesses across the country to manage their client relationships.

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A startup that offers ad-free and censored content, designed for countries with strict internet censorship regimes.

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A startup that’s building a standalone app that makes it easier to use and manage a gym membership.

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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 platform for companies to manage their supply chain, with products like tracking inventory and forecasting shipping date.

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

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A file-syncing app that works across multiple platforms, enabling users to sync files across all of their devices.

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A startup that allows customers to order food and snacks to be delivered to their hotel room in advance of a trip.

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This startup helps users of their service keep track of their prescriptions and keep track of their pill tracking. The startup currently has a 10% retention rate, and one customer from Taiwan is paying them $6,500 per month.

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A single-page application framework that aims to let developers build highly-optimized mobile apps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Modernizr is used by over 100,000 developers.

58

A bank account for small business owners that builds off of the popular social network Huddle. The startup is building a way for small businesses to connect with each other and build relationships with banks, suppliers, and other businesses with which they do business.

58

A partnership between a French startup and a Chinese firm, with an eye on the international market. A company that wants to make marketing easy for small businesses.

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An online marketplace for university students where they can find internship opportunities, research and a community.

57

A startup that offers an online subscription service to pay for parking in downtown San Francisco. The startup also offers a mobile app that allows customers to pay for parking without going into an office.

57

A platform to help send and receive money from friends and family in the Philippines.

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

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A solution for small businesses that want to order in bulk and ship it out all at once. The business is backed by Y Combinator.

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A startup that provides a “digital home” where someone can design and build a custom home online, and then have it shipped to them. The startup creates a 3D model of the house, and then puts it into a CAD program, which allows them to directly see the design, and put in every detail.

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A platform for property managers to manage their properties from one centralized platform. It’s aimed at large property owners, as well as those with multiple properties.

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A SaaS-based service for retailers that helps them manage their shipping.

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A tool that helps small businesses manage their shipping and inventory via an app, with the startup saying they’re profitable. The company has a 1-person team and has raised $10,000.

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A platform that aims to build a “bespoke” container for goods between any two ports in the world. They’re working on building a tool to help ship companies quickly and cheaply move stuff across the ocean.

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Ex-Google engineers are building a new living room device they call the “Echo” that’s essentially a giant voice-controlled speaker. The device is a stripped-down, Google-made version of the Google Home, and can be controlled by voice, music, and TV apps. It’s set to launch in November.

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A company that aims to mitigate the need for business travel by allowing employees to schedule business trips for any day from their desk.

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A tool to help small businesses build products, sell them, and ship them. The startup wants to be the “Amazon Prime for small businesses.”

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This startup is building a software platform that helps people find the right candidate for a job. The company is trying to help HR teams increase the number of hires by helping them manage their hiring pipelines.

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A tool to help businesses manage both the financial, and human aspects of their businesses. Businesses can use the tool to manage their customer relationships, manage their revenue, and create and communicate with their teams.

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A digital currency for travel, based on the same principles as Bitcoin.

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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 “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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A startup that builds a hiring platform that allows users to fill a job description with a string of keywords and get a list of candidates who match.

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

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A customer support tool that helps companies make customer calls and unlock customer data with a single API. The startup is currently aiming to partner with larger companies to develop a customer support tool that scales for multiple products.

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A company that helps companies with their data pipelines, connecting them to more and more sources of data.

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Koku is a tool for people to build their own subscription-based service. Koku is meant to be a one-stop shop for all of a person’s subscription needs, with a toolset designed for ease of use. The startup is a Y Combinator company, and has over 200,000 users and is profitable.

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A collection of partnerships from the food industry, including:

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A platform to help small businesses build customer relationships, even those without a website.

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

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A startup that is building a software-defined radio for IoT, allowing devices to connect directly to the internet. It’s a layer of software that sits between the radio chip manufacturer and the end user.

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A platform that allows teams to manage their workflows collaboratively. The team is focused on making it useful for ride sharing companies and other companies that work with multiple contractors.

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A startup that lets people book rideshare services, place trips, and get suggestions from the app. It’s already working with over 5,000 drivers.

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A company that offers pay-as-you-go and monthly subscriptions for internet-connected gadgets.

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A startup that “provides an AI-powered, ad-free content-based search experience for social media that allows users to see engagement, content, and activity across multiple social media channels and news outlets.”

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This startup wants to sort the news you read to bring it to you in a format that’s somehow more relevant to you. The startup uses machine learning to determine which stories are most relevant to you, and tries to bring you the most relevant news. It’s a bit like Flipboard, but less user-friendly.

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A platform that helps people find and book the best available gym memberships, and better manage their fitness routine.

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This startup is a monthly subscription service that aims to make cross-border payments as easy and frictionless as possible.

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A startup for digital goods, taking a page out of the Apple model of selling new iPhone apps on the day of release. The startup is selling digital goods like digital photographs and videos that have already been processed.

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A software startup that helps businesses subscribe to services like Slack, Stripe, Microsoft Teams, WeChat, and more.

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A company that develops a computer vision system for manufacturing equipment to reduce downtime to 15%.

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A subscription box service that lets you pick and choose which items you want in your box.

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A startup that allows enterprise-scale companies to create an account, manage their subscriptions in one place, and get support.

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A platform for online retailers to sell products, primarily on Amazon, Shopify, and AliExpress. The startup wants to provide more of a full platform for e-commerce companies, allowing them to accept payments, manage inventory and payment processing, and integrate with Stripe to get paid.

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A tool that helps sales teams close deals by helping them get more leads into the pipeline.

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A tool to help businesses convert old school paper invoices and receipts into digital ones.

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A startup for people who are hosts on Airbnb. The startup is looking to make it easier to manage multiple properties

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A SAAS product that helps organize and manage all of a person’s relationships. The startup wants to help people communicate with their friends and family more effectively.

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A platform for independent content creators, allowing them to monetize videos and generate revenue through affiliate marketing, sponsorships, and selling ads.

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The startup is building a “social network for travelers” that connects them to one another and helps them share tips with each other.

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A monthly subscription service for home laundry detergent that offers recommendations for how much to buy, when and how to use it. The startup has already sold more than $2 million in the past year from its first customers–with over 25,000 subscriptions.

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The company wants to make negotiating harder than it already is by providing a simple, searchable interface for employees to search the market for best deals on everything from Amazon Prime subscriptions to a new suit.

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It’s a subscription service for most common household cleaning needs.

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A free app that lets users create “Mystery Boxes” for their friends. The app helps you send your friends a message that includes a link to a product or experience you’ve never tried before. The recipient then has the option to try it out for free without having to buy it.

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The startup uses a type of block cipher to encrypt messages for companies.

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A platform for aggregating and selling data from consumer-facing apps. The startup has raised $20 million to date, and has partnerships with companies like Tastemade, Twitter, Spotify, and Soundcloud.

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A company that builds a platform that allows consumers to pay for their memberships in advance. The startup is in the US, but has plans to expand to Europe.

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

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A partnership with a local entrepreneur to help them get their product to market.

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A startup building a delivery network for equipment and equipment-related items, particularly those in the industrial market.

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A company that makes software to help manage large group trips. It helps groups of people communicate itineraries and organize everything from hotel reservations to transportation to food.

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A software platform that allows businesses to create sales pipelines with a simple drag-and-drop interface.

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A mobile app to help them track their exercise progress. Users can share their progress with friends and get motivation and tips from other users.

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A startup that's creating a digital bank statement for businesses, allowing them to see and manage all their expenses, payments, and payments receipts.

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

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A startup that has built an RFID-based sensor to help factories monitor the health of their equipment.

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Byju's helps students set up learning programs and track their progress. The startup has been around for a while, but the recent YC batch saw a big spike in students signing up. Byju's has a $5 monthly subscription.

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A startup that helps people get free gym memberships without having to go to a gym.

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With this company’s “socially intelligent” inventory management system, manufacturers can better predict demand for their products in real time, and thus lower their costs. It integrates with factories’ inventory systems and takes orders and shipment predictions from social networks to figure out where to place a product’s next shipment.

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

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A business that lets people take their unused gym equipment home.

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A company that makes it easy for anyone to get online in the Philippines. The startup partners with telecoms to provide Internet in areas where it’s not a priority, and has also partnered with the government to provide WiFi in the streets and public areas.

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A startup in India that helps manage the relationships between home builders and contractors.

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This startup is building a customer relationship management tool for real estate agents in the US.

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A startup for hiring refurbished items. The company’s CEO, who is also CEO of a shipping company, has been refurbishing old shipping containers and reselling them on the site. The company has raised $1.5 million in funding.

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The idea is to build a service that enables you to trade your Apple Watch and iPhone data with other people. The company wants to build a directory of sellers and buyers of Apple Watch and iPhone data.

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A startup that offers a subscription service for small businesses that comes with a free package of everything you need in order to set up your business.

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

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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 platform that makes it easier to sell and ship products online. CEO Jairaj Habbal has raised $100,000 in seed funding and says he wants the company to be the eBay of the e-commerce world.

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A company that builds flexible, adjustable shipping containers that can be used for housing, shipping, and construction.

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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 new startup that wants to provide a way for investors to connect with companies in the early stages of development, with a focus on B2B companies. The founder said it has around $24 million in funding so far, and has already worked with companies like TaskRabbit, Instacart, and Stripe.

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A startup trying to help iPhone users make in-store purchases without waiting in line

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A platform for building mobile applications for small businesses, with an easy-to-use dashboard. The startup is looking to compete with popular platforms like Square and Stripe.

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A social media tool that allows users to upload selfies and then tag them with certain details. The startup wants to make it easier for people to tag a photo with information, whether it be the date or a description.

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A startup looking to help small businesses in the Philippines get discounts on their utilities.

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A company that makes small, affordable homes from shipping containers. The company has built “a new kind of modular home that can be made in as little as one week, on site”. The first models are coming out in October.

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Helps companies manage their customer relationships, including payments, strategy, and communication.

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A system that provides investors with a pipeline of startups being developed by a team of engineers in a private community. Investors can then get news about new startups, early access to the resulting product, and they can build their portfolio of seed-stage companies.

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A SaaS that lets people collaborate and work together on inexpensive, low-power devices. The team is working with a handful of clients, but more are in the pipeline.

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A startup building a platform that allows developers to build apps that work on a variety of different devices, such as an iPhone, a Samsung, or a Motorola.

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A tool that helps you manage multiple to-do lists, in different formats, all in one place, with cloud-based syncing across all your devices.

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A subscription-based service that allows people to get their medical records from their primary care physician to a specialist at their choice for a fee. The company also claims that it can help people find specialists within a certain time frame.

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 A platform for recording and sharing video, including the ability to store, search and share clips.

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An online lending platform that provides loans to local businesses. The startup says they have “tripled their revenue as we scale to help more businesses grow.”

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The startup is looking to build a “social network for artists” using a subscription service and a monthly membership fee.

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A code library that makes it easier to build React Native apps, as opposed to the traditional NativeScript process that requires developers to learn a new framework.

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A startup that enables customers to pre-order any kind of product and get it shipped to their house in just 3 days. It’s currently been used to pre-order 500 products.

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A startup that allows businesses to easily manage their membership and customer base, and to do so without requiring a backend.

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A subscription-based phone service that hooks up to your existing phone line via the internet. The startup wants to take the $10 or so a month charge to connect to the internet and use your phone for calls.

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A platform to shop for and share used cars, trucks, and SUVs by searching for and comparing available inventory via a mobile app, and then making an offer on a car with a simple swipe.

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A startup and subscription service that brings the best deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more to any phone.

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A credit card for young people, targeted at millennials for whom traditional credit cards don’t suit their habits. The company has a physical card with a magnetic stripe that customers put on one side of their phones to pay their bills.

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A digital directory for buying and selling used cars. The company has a deal with dealerships, allowing them to sell their vehicles on the platform.

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A platform that helps people manage their coaching, mentorship, and training needs so they can be more productive.

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A startup that helps people learn about cryptocurrencies by sharing news, articles, and tips on Twitter.

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The startup wants to make it easier for investors to invest in early stage companies. It wants to make it easier for angel investors to back startups and give them information about startups they’re interested in. The startup wants to put money into startups in a way that’s similar to how a hedge fund would, but also make it possible for retail investors to put money into startups like they would an IPO.

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A subscription-based, monthly newsletter that helps entrepreneurs quickly grow their business.

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A startup that helps restaurant workers keep track of multiple job applications and reviews.

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Social commerce startup that offers a way for shops to translate their product descriptions into multiple languages, and allows users to easily connect with the businesses that sell the items.

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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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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 wants to build a discount drug pricing loyalty card with a goal of reducing the cost of prescription medications by up to 50%.

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A startup that is looking to build a toolset for e-commerce and inventory based on the principles of the game “Magic: The Gathering”.

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

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A solution for restaurants to manage their daily operations, including ordering, inventory, and payroll. The founders say that they currently have over 80 customers, including Chipotle and Starbucks.

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Rather than outsourcing maintenance of on-premises equipment, a startup called LifeSpan develops and sells cloud-based tools that help companies manage their equipment. It’s based in Austin, Texas.

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A solution for small businesses that want to send sales receipts.

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