From the classic bait and switch to mice infested apartments to terrible neighbors, every New Yorker has experienced or heard a rental horror story. In fact, the overabundance of these stories has driven people to go numb and think “what do you expect, it’s New York”. But TransparentCity challenges that statement and addresses the question: […]
Launching in the Alley
Getting women into leadership positions is important but succeeding in those roles is paramount to systemic change.
Every woman has experienced the dread of wasted hours from wanting to look nice after a workout. That’s why Glam+Go is offering efficient, high-quality hair services that are co-located within hospitality properties and fitness centers. This revolutionary service is helping women save tons of time by letting them get their hair blown out wherever they […]
Technology is completely changing the way people approach education. The increase in mobile connectivity is creating access to education for countless students that would otherwise be underserved or ignored by traditional education means. Mobile learning is a $37B industry and UVII is a mobile-first education platform that sits at the intersection of education, technology, learners, and […]
More than 40% of consumers’ perception of a company is based on their corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, but few early and mid-stage companies capitalize on this fact.
Do you remember being a little kid and bartering – maybe it was trading snacks at lunch, baseball cards, or even candy on Halloween. Swade is a mobile app that makes bartering possible, at scale, for practically anything. In the app, you have the ability to barter not only items but also services. Have an expensive knife […]
68% of the adult population is not getting a restorative night’s sleep. Enter weighted bedding, which is said to relive stress, reduce anxiety, and improve sleep. The weighted blanket craze can be traced back to a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign for the Gravity Blanket back in 2017 that raised $4.7M with a goal of only […]
Imagine getting instantly connected with an expert, that lives and breathes specific domain expertise, before you make any decision. NewtonX, an AI-powered knowledge access platform makes this possible. Serving multiple use cases, the platform connects users with subject matter experts for one-on-one consultations, group workshops, or full-scale surveys. The knowledge platform taps into info from multiple […]
Home renovations never go as planned. With so many moving parts and a lack of transparency throughout the process, the glorious dream of beautifying your home often ends up being a hassle that you’d avoid at any costs. Block Renovation gives homeowners hope. It’s an all-inclusive platform that simplifies the home renovation process by providing an […]
The number one issue facing relocated employees is rebuilding a social life and connecting among colleagues and communities around the world. Addressing this problem, Pivt has built an intranet for corporations to facilitate the social well-being of relocated and mobile employees, by connecting colleagues around the world based on interests, goals, commonalities, and internal teams. Billions are spent […]
There are over 13M men in the US who struggle with their weight, and this demographic is currently being underserved by the majority of health and weight loss programs. Lyle is the app that fills this gap through its AI-powered service that helps men reach their health and weight loss goals. Lyle’s proprietary technology simulates […]