Quake's spring accelerator kicks off today, and after months of due diligence, upwards of one thousand teams have been narrowed down to an impressive eight. Each week of the accelerator will see a blog post highlighting the companies individually, but here’s a brief profile of Quake’s first accelerator cohort before the teams move into our Primary workspace on Monday:
AirZaar has disrupted the accuracy levels of drone data reporting by using Aerial Imagery data to facilitate infrastructure planning.
BBy is a marketplace that connects nursing mothers with parents in need of breast milk for their infants.
Cartogram is an indoor mapping program fueled by proprietary technology built on top of Google Maps.
EIFLE is the world’s first smart mirror, equipped with a high-definition front-facing camera that can be operated via a smartphone app.
Emoshape’s Emotional Processing Unit (EPU) microchip enables a unique emotional response in artificial intelligence and robots.
Esportsology is a leading eSports network that enhances the user experience through innovation and commitment to the gaming community.
Smart Screen is disrupting the growing background checking industry with a proprietary application programming interface that expedites the vetting process.
VoiceItt's TALKITT speech recognition technology translates non-standard speech patterns into clear speech in real time, enabling people with severe speech impediments to communicate naturally using their own voices.
Each team has a compelling response to a need in their industries, and we’re confident 2017 will be a great year for their innovations. We can’t wait to get to work!