Featured Startup Pitch: Waygo’s translation app translates Chinese and Japanese to English via smartphone camera

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By Ryan Rogowski, Waygo co-founder and CEO Elevator Pitch: Waygo is the only mobile app that instantly translates Chinese and Japanese into English with the wave of your smartphone camera. The app breaks down language barriers for business and leisure travelers, making it easy to read street … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Gradestack wants to make test prep more social and convenient for Indian students

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By Shobhit Bhatnagar, GradeStack co-founder Elevator Pitch: GradeStack is an educational companion which helps students discover courses of their choice and connect with their peers to compare and discuss their performance. The courses are built in partnership with educational publishers who own … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Beyond LinkedIn: Chef’s Roll wants to reinvent career networking for chefs


By Frans van der Lee, Chef’s Roll co-founder and president/COO Elevator Pitch: Chef’s Roll is an online platform for professional chefs to tell their entire culinary story through media rich profiles and connect with opportunities around the world. We have been called the ‘LinkedIn for chefs’ and … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Quippi is on a mission to fundamentally disrupt the international remittance business

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By Michael Aleles, Quippi founder and CEO Elevator Pitch: Quippi helps consumers living in the U.S. financially support their family and friends in Mexico by offering a fee-free alternative to the costly remittance services that charge high fees and hide extra charges through currency exchange … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Y Combinator-backed bop.fm is building a ‘Kayak for music’ that allows sharing across streaming music services

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By Shehzad Daredia, bop.fm founder Elevator Pitch: bop.fm is a digital music startup revolutionizing the way we discover, experience and share music online. We can also be considered the intelligent permalink for songs. Product/Feature Description bop.fm has been called the “Switzerland of … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Nebula Systems wants to connect your car to the cloud

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By Roman Di Lullo, Nebula Systems managing director Elevator Pitch: MECH5 is a unique, fully cloud based, ‘complete vehicle’ diagnostics system. It empowers individual users and connected car companies by enabling them to remotely access all a vehicle’s electronic systems and all the data and … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Fortscale is focused on helping enterprises better deal with the human side of the cyber threat problem

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By Idan Tendler, Fortscale co-founder and CEO Elevator Pitch: Fortscale turns enterprise big data into user intelligence, making users’ profiles and behavior visible and easy to investigate. Our solution offers enterprises a proactive, intelligence-driven approach to cyber security based on big … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: NotaryCam is bringing notarizations into the Internet age

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By Rick Triola, NotaryCam co-founder Elevator Pitch: NotaryCam is revolutionizing notarizations by providing the most secure, convenient, cost-effective notary services. We give people the ability to sign documents online with a live notary public in minutes. Product/Service Description The … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Wideo enables digital media novices to create custom animated video

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By Agu De Marco, Wideo co-founder and CEO   Elevator Pitch: Wideo.co is an online video creation platform that allows users to create, edit and share animated online videos for free. Wideo is the solution for user-friendly, custom and quality animated videos that anyone can create. Product/Service … [Read more...]

Featured Startup Pitch: Distil Networks wants to rid the web of malicious bots and data theft

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By Rami Essaid, Distil Networks co-founder and CEO Elevator Pitch: Distil Networks blocks malicious bots attacking your website. These automated attacks are responsible for fraud, data theft and slowing down your web application performance. Distil prevents web scraping, eliminates form spam and … [Read more...]