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  • Selequity Is A Crowdfunding Platform For Investing In Commercial Real Estate

    Selequity Is A Crowdfunding Platform For Investing In Commercial Real Estate

    For those who are looking to invest in real estate, finding good opportunities can be difficult. In commercial real estate, unless you know a property owner or developer, it’s nearly impossible to get your foot in the door. But today onstage at Disrupt NY, a company called Selequity has launched a platform that will make crowdfunding real estate investments much easier. Read More

  • Ron Conway Says Each Engineer Hired Creates Four Entry-Level Jobs

    Tech companies aren’t bad for cities, argues SV Angel’s Ron Conway. He says that each time a tech company hires an engineer, they end up hiring four additional entry-level workers to support them. That implies that when startups grow, it’s not just high-skilled computer programmers who benefit. In this talk backstage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, Conway discusses his thoughts on… Read More

  • Native Tap.Io: Test Your Apps on Any Mobile Device

    Nativetap Lets Developers Test On A Variety Of Phones From A Single Tablet

    Startup Battlefield contestant Nativetap.io has built a system that allows developers to test and debug their apps from a single iPad or Android tablet, yet see a pixel-perfect representation of what their app would look like on a variety of devices. Read More

  • Log In Securely with Cloudwear

    Cloudwear Introduces A New Way To Secure Online Accounts

    A company that has developed a new way to secure access to online accounts, Cloudwear, is launching today onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY. Backed by a team whose experience includes building cloud-based applications for Harvard, MIT and the U.S. Department of Defense, Cloudwear’s system enables companies to better determine a user’s location, then lock or grant access based on… Read More

  • Liquidity Launches To Bring Clean Water To Everyone

    Liquidity Launches To Bring Clean Water To Everyone

    Liquidity Nanotech is trying to change the world. But for once, the cliché could actually be applicable. The company is launching today onstage at Disrupt NY 2015 with the Naked Filter, a consumer water bottle with its proprietary water-filtration membrane built-in. Liquidity doesn’t look like an average startup. Built on over 15 years of patented university research, the team is a… Read More

  • Weight Watchers Acquires 5-Minute Fitness App Hot5

    Weight Watchers Acquires 5-Minute Fitness App Hot5

    Weight loss company Weight Watchers continues its recent acquisition spree with the purchase of Hot5. The startup will join a couple of other mobile apps Weight Watchers has bought to help its customers get in shape. Hot5 originally launched in August 2013 and moved to a subscription model enabling customers to pay monthly and receive access to a wide range of short fitness videos they can… Read More

  • Case Is An Insanely Secure Hardware Bitcoin Wallet

    Case Is An Insanely Secure Hardware Bitcoin Wallet

    You shouldn’t trust anyone with your bitcoins, and Case is well aware of that. Over the past few years, Mt.Gox, Bitstamp and countless other centralized services have suffered serious security breaches. But Case is about to put an end to all this, as this startup has built one of the most secure hardware bitcoin wallets in the world. The startup is launching onstage today at Disrupt NY. Read More

  • Box CEO Aaron Levie On Box’s Multi-pronged Growth Strategy

    Box CEO Aaron Levie On Box’s Multi-pronged Growth Strategy

    Box CEO Aaron Levie talked about his company’s multi-pronged growth strategies with TechCrunch’s Alex Wilhelm today at TechCrunch Disrupt NY. The strategy involves building access to vertical markets, letting customers and partners build applications on top of Box and embedding Box in applications to take advantage of Box services. The first part of Box’s strategy involves… Read More

  • Is Your Marijuana Growing / Testing / Delivery / Vaporizer Startup Idea Genius Or Half-Baked?

    Everyone seems to have a marijuana startup idea. Snoop Dogg even raised a venture fund to invest in them. But would you believe it? Coming up with business plans while you’re high is not a fool-proof way to get rich! According to two experts, many of the opportunities are so crowded with competitors that you’d first have to invent a time machine and go back three years. Read More

  • Turn Your Smartwatch Into a Personal Trainer with VimoFit

    VimoFit Wants To Be The Only Fitness App You Need

    VimoFit is hoping to be the one fitness app to rule them all, which is a claim we’ve heard before. But co-founder and Stanford electrical engineering PhD Huan Liu says VimoFit, which presented onstage at Disrupt NY today, is different. Built by Liu and his co-founders Joshua Kozak, and Pebble dev extraordinaire Ethan Fan, the VimoFit app is unique in that it is completely automatic… Read More

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