JFDI.Asia is a Singapore-based seed accelerator founded by Hugh Mason and Meng Wong in 2010. Like other accelerators, JFDI.Asia offers startups a mix of seed funding, mentorship, and the opportunity to pitch to more investors on Demo Day. JFDI has run four batches and now has 50 startups in its portfolio, with founders from 12 [...]
Spotify is a commercial music streaming service providing digital rights management-restricted content from record labels including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group, and Universal. Music can be browsed or searched by artist, album, genre, playlist, or record label.
Meetup's mission is to revitalize the local community and help people around the world self-organize. Meetup believes that people can change their personal world, or the whole world, by organizing themselves into groups that are powerful enough to make a difference. Meetup was co-founded by CEO Scott Heiferman, CFO Brendan McGovern, and Matt Meeker, Entrepreneur [...]
Big Data, Internet, Mobileshinryoku-admin 2013-09-09T09:01:54+00:00
The things we buy directly affect our health, happiness, and our quality of life. And all the money we spend has an enormous impact on the kind of world we live in. That's why people are demanding to know more about the things we are buying every day. Whether it's environmental or political information, health [...]
Health, Internet, Mobile, Start-upshinryoku-admin 2013-09-09T08:59:07+00:00
captureproof eliminates the need for many of the time consuming and expensive face-to-face appointments between doctors and patients. The company has a patent pending, HIPAA-secure mobile solution allows doctors to receive, organize and analyze photos and video of patient conditions, enabling them to deliver better care at lower costs, and transform patients’ experience from “wait-and-see” [...]
7 Cups of Tea
Health, Internet, Start-upshinryoku-admin 2013-08-29T13:09:12+00:00
7 Cups of Tea is an online emotional heath and well-being support service where people go when they need to talk to someone or need extra emotional support. They provide this emotional support through a network of trained Active Listeners who are standing by, ready to lend an ear when in need. Their listeners come [...]
Cloud Computing, Design, Internet, Start-up, Sustainabilityshinryoku-admin 2013-06-28T09:08:46+00:00
Space Monkey is taking the cloud out of the datacenter and making it local again with a one terabyte peer-to-peer hard drive that is part of a complete cloud storage subscription service contained within one small device. The Google Ventures-backed Company is disrupting cloud storage by providing a more secure and cost-effective solution for storing [...]
Big Data, Cloud Computing, Internet, Start-upshinryoku-admin 2013-05-03T18:39:00+00:00
Zillabyte helps B2B companies find their ideal customers by harnessing the power of big data. Zillabyte, which participated in the Winter 2012 class of Y Combinator, provides a novel and highly disruptive solution that helps B2B SaaS companies to better target their ideal prospects and convert them to customers. The Company’s mission is to unify [...]
Internet, Start-up, Travelshinryoku-admin 2017-04-09T11:34:52+00:00
VaycayHero (formerly Zaranga) is everything a vacation rental marketplace should be: your favorite places, 100% accurate listings and hassle free bookings. Book like a hotel, stay like you’re at home in all your favorite vacation destinations.