BusinessWeek and market researcher YouNoodle have teamed up to identify 50 tech startups flying under the radar. The list includes fledgling tech companies—most started in 2005 and later—from the U.S., China, India, Israel, and Russia that are attracting some early buzz and are poised to grow beyond their regional or niche-market origins.
Adconion Media Group
Adconion UK Limited operates as an online advertising network. It offers various marketing campaigns, pricing models, yield campaign management, and reporting tools. The company serves advertising agencies, direct advertisers, and marketers, as well as Websites from various sectors. Adconion UK Limited was formerly known as EuroClick. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom with additional offices in Hamburg, Munich, London, Paris, Melbourne, Sydney, New York, Toronto, and Santa Monica.T. Tyler Moebius is the CEO.
AdMob, Inc. is a mobile advertising marketplace. It offers ads across various mobile content channels, including contextual search, contextual search, downloads, entertainment, and portals, as well as sports, news, and information. The company allows advertisers to reach customers on the mobile Web and publishers to increase the value of their mobile sites. AdMob, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is based in San Mateo, California. Omar Hamoui is the founder.
Project Better Place builds a transportation infrastructure that supports electric vehicles. It develops battery exchange stations and charge spots to provide electric power for cars. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in the Palo Alto, California. Mr. Shai Agassi is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Bloom Energy, Inc. provides solid oxide fuel cell technology and products for distributed electricity and hydrogen generation. Bloom Energy, Inc. was founded as Ion America, Inc. and changed its name to Bloom Energy, Inc. in September 2006. The company is based in Moffett Field, California. Dr. K. R. Sridhar is the Founder.
Boxee TV, Ltd. develops media center software. The company’s software enables its users to control media programs stored in the personal computer or the Internet domain, and brings them to the television. It enables its users to view, rate, and recommend content to their friends through social networking features, as well as its social component allows sharing with friends. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in New York, New York. Avner Ronen Co-Founder and Chief Executive. Officer
Cloudera, Inc. engages in the distribution of Hadoop software for data processing and analysis. It also provides enterprise-level support and training services. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Burlingame, California.
Cotendo, Inc. operates content delivery network. The company also provides a suite of content delivery applications for Internet content providers. In addition, it offers Cotendo Dynamic Site Acceleration that enables content providers to maximize the performance of dynamic data-based sites and Web applications; and Cotendo Advanced DNS (Domain Name Service), which enables content providers the control of DNS services integrated with Cotendo’s distributed CDN delivery platform. In addition, it offers Cotendo CDN Balancer that enables content providers to implement a multi-source CDN strategy for resiliency, expense control, and business agility; and Cotendo RT Reports that gives real-time. Mr. Ronni Zehavi ,Co-founder .
Daylife, Inc. operates Daylife, a content services platform. The platform provides Web-based news and information sources in real time. The Daylife has various pre-built topic pages, including news, sports, celebrity gossip, and proprietary and third-party content and graphics applications. Its curatorial and content creation tools help publishers in building new pages, sections, and sites. The Daylife platform also offers Daylife Select, which enables the clients to create content port; and Enterprise API that helps in building an API. The company serves enterprise broadcasters and publishers, bloggers and independent producers, and tool/developer sites. Daylife, Inc. was founded in 2005. Mr. Upendra Shardanand is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Etsy, Inc. operates as an online marketplace for buying and selling handmade products. It offers handmade products under various categories, such as accessories, art, bags and purses, bath and beauty, books and zines, candles, ceramics and pottery, children, clothing, crochet, everything else, furniture, Geekery, glass, holidays, housewares, jewelry, knitting, music, needlecraft, paper goods, and patterns. The company also provides products under pets, plants and edibles, quilts, supplies, toys, weddings, and woodworking, as well as under clothing, music, furniture, software, robots, and jewelry categories. In addition, Etsy offers non-handmade crafting supplies and vintage items.
Mr. Haim Schoppik, Mr. Rob Kalin, – jared, and Mr. Chris Maguire are Co-founders.
Evernote Corporation offers handwriting recognition and digital ink software and technologies for users, system integrators, value added resellers, and original equipment manufacturers in California. The company’s products include ritePen, a handwriting recognition and navigation software for Microsoft Windows-based pen-enabled computers, which converts text for use in various Windows applications, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and others; and riteForm, a software developer tool for multi-platform handwriting recognition on pen-enabled devices, as well as for the mobile enterprise and small business markets. Its products also comprise riteShape, a protected shape and chart recognition technology. Dr. Stepan Pachikov is the Founder and Chief Product Architect.
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