HOT STARTUPS 2018
Record number of startups to show up at Auto Expo
Most startups to display products and technology in e-mobility space.
Airbus Bizlab-accelerated napEazy wants to make sleeping on flights easier
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To tackle low screening rates of cervical cancer, Aindra offers a solution at Rs 200
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Startups cutting employee costs
Oyo, Ola, Paytm, Quikr, Zomato and Rivigo have handed out pink slips or are likely to.
How to fight air pollution and make animal feed cheaper? Ask Fermentech Labs
Farmers in India who are compelled to burn their crop residue often face the brunt of an ill-managed system. IIT-Roorkee supported Fermentech Labs has a simple solution to their woes which involves reusing crop stubble to produce commercial enzymes.
‘FedEx’ for cancer medicine, Cyca OncoSolutions wants to reduce the side effects of treatment
Can chemotherapy be directed at only the cancerous cells and not destroy the healthy ones? Nusrat Sanghamitra's entrepreneurship story may have started from a personal experience, but for her the mission to make cancer drugs safer has now transcended above and beyond.
Charged up: Gegadyne's carbon-powered batteries can break China's monopoly on electric vehicles
Gegadyne uses non-lithium based battery technology that can charge EVs from 0-100% in less than 15 min.
Instoried predicts success rate of content, invokes right set of emotions in customers
The world today is driven by content be it in the form of blogs, mails, newsletters, or digital media. Instoried’s AI-based platform predicts the success rate of content marketing even before the content gets published by analyzing the emotional quotient of what has been written.
One for the road: This app will alert you of potholes, help prevent accidents
Potholes in India are not only annoying, but claim thousands of lives every year. Bengaluru-based RoadMetrics AI-based solution alerts riders of impending dangers in roads such as potholes, cracks, and damaged roads.
Transforming methane gas to meat equivalent. String Bio is making it possible
Your source of protein in the future may not be from the meat you eat, but from one of the most potent greenhouse gases. With five patents to its name, Bengaluru-based String Bio is currently converting methane to protein for animals. Humans can be next.
Facial recognition for cows: Why is Mooofarm giving cattle a digital identity?
Agritech startup Mooofarm claims to have 95% accuracy in distinguishing one cow from the other.
Swachh Bharat Mission gets a lift from Garv’s smart, IoT-enabled toilets
Riding high on its range of IoT enabled toilets, this Faridabad-based social enterprise believes that by offering an integrated water, sanitation and hygiene solution, it will be able to help address a major challenge that the urban poor face.
Searching for “petrol pumps near me?" Get fuel delivered at your doorstep instead
An acute lack of demand and supply gap in diesel delivery in the country made IIT grads Ashish Gupta and Nabin Roy conjure up a solution to make refuelling smarter and more accessible. Backed by Y Combinator, MyPetrolPump is doing brisk business.
Signzy’s computer vision engine can process 3.5 million documents a day. Banks are impressed
Fintech is still evolving in India and so is regulatory technology or RegTech. The space for RegTech players is still getting defined and players in the market are helping the BFSI sector by providing access to simpler regulations through SaaS.
Tech giant, startups caught in India's political crossfire
With violence in JNU and the CAA-NRC row reverberating across India, firms are getting caught in the crossfire.
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