500 Startups provides early-stage companies with funding ranging from $10K to $250K via seed investments, our startup accelerator program, and new micro-fund models like the Twilio Fund. With over 120 experienced startup mentors around the world.
Today, April 7th is demo day, and 22 startups ( now launching or soon to be launched) will take the stage to present their ideas, services or products. Today’s Demo Day sessions will be broadcast LIVE! Tune in at either 10:00AM PDT or 5:00PM PDT at www.livestream.com/500startups
Complete list of participating startups.
InternMatch connects students with amazing internships.
Spoondate is the easiest way to meet and eat with someone wherever you go.
Punchd: We put loyalty cards on your smartphone. Businesses get analytics & a way to recognize, reward, contact their regular customers directly.
Rewardli is a social commerce platform that lets small businesses pool their buying power to get cash back and discounts on their purchases.
Visual.ly is 2 things; a platform for exploring, sharing, and promoting great visualizations. And a service that connects dataviz pros, to advertisers & publishers looking for compelling content.
Wednesdays: Get connected IRL. Wednesdays makes it easy to coordinate face-to-face lunches with colleagues, interest groups, and friends.
YongoPal is mobile photo-sharing for English learning and cultural exploration.
Ninua connects readers and writers through social news exploration. Largest Facebook news app. New mobile app. 1.7M active users and growing.
Crowdrally is making videos social.
Baydin is building the future of email.
SpeakerGram is the easiest way to book and manage speaking engagements.
955Dreams is a new media publishing company focused on the Music and Education verticals.
myGengo: Tokyo-based startup myGengo is the Mechanical Turk for translation: A platform and API for human translation at huge scale.
GinzaMetrics makes website optimization for search and social media simple, fast and super-scalable.
Saygent is the world’s smartest voice response & analysis SaaS for superior customer insights at scale without using costly call centers.
Volta is an A/B testing framework for live, outbound phone calls.
AwayFind: Too much email? AwayFind puts an end to constant email interruptions, only notifying you with messages that matter NOW — via mobile/SMS/etc.
SocialStork bottles the social activity of new moms and gives advice, community, and contextual introductions to the perfect baby products along the journey.
Evoz connects busy moms to their babies from ANYWHERE and delivers personalized parenting content and services based on their baby’s data
WorkersNow is an online staffing platform that is changing the way blue-collar workers are hired.
Motion Math creates learning games for mobile, turning math’s stumbling blocks into delightful game experiences.
ReadyForZero is online financial software that tracks your credit card debt, and helps you make and follow a plan to eliminate it.