32 Startups from… the US! – Part 2

Every week we’re featuring a selection of startups from cities around the world who’ll join 10,000+ international attendees in Dublin, October 30th and 31st. The Web Summit will be largest global gathering of startups, investors, tech CEO’s, media and more any where in the world in 2013.

Already flying the flag for the US this week we have 32 exciting early stage startups, 16 of which you can find full details for below. Full details for our first installment of American startups can be found here. You’ll find a selection of more startups from all over the world attending the Web Summit here.

Timbuktu Labs

Based on a subscription revenue model, Timbuktu is a cross-media platform that distributes top quality interactive learning experiences for children. Imagine Netflix for creative learning.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Taykey helps make brands more real-time by delivering media based on what is topical for their target audience. Planning by definition is not adaptive, does not allow you to respond and engage with your audience in moments that matter to them. With Taykey you’re always where your audience’s attention is focused.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList



Taboola is the world’s leading content distribution and discovery platform, serving 3B daily recommendations to over 300M monthly visitors on the web’s most innovative publisher sites, including USA Today, TMZ, Time, and The New York Times.

Facebook | Crunchbase


Be-Bound Inc.

Be-Bound has developed an innovative cloud technology using a very low bandwidth. When there is no Wi-Fi, Edge or 3G network Be-Bound is using 2G network. Be-Bound was founded in 2011 and has offices in San Francisco, Paris and Vancouver.

Facebook | Crunchbase


Price Intelligently

Radically easy customer pricing intelligence. For software companies who value deep customer insights and profit maximization, Price Intelligently is the customer intelligence leader who reveals true customer preference, value and willingness to pay.



Buttercoin is rebuilding the $500 billion remittance industry, with the help of Bitcoin. Buttercoin makes it easy to instantly launch a bitcoin exchange, anywhere in the world. Its exchanges enable instant cross border money transfer at prices so low it’s effectively free.

Crunchbase | AngelList


Knock Twice

Knock Twice is a hybrid agency that goes beyond conventional communications: its team is made up of creative strategists, content experts, and media hackers. The Knock Twice team has a proven record of bringing tech startups to market, growing user bases, building strong brands, and creating innovative content programs for some of the world’s biggest companies. Knock Twice loves big ideas that serve a real purpose.

Crunchbase | AngelList


FinderCodes LLC

FinderCodes has reinvented the asset management process by combining today’s tech and world wide brands for solutions in B2C/B2C markets. FinderCodes is a 2 yr old OEM that has developed asset management products for both B2C/B2B markets. Their technologies and relationships (FedEx & AT&T) have gained them entry into big box retailers and Fortune 500 companies across North America.

Facebook | Crunchbase


ChoreMonster, Inc

ChoreMonster is a web and mobile that allows parents and kids to actually enjoy doing chores. Kids gain points which they turn in for real life rewards like an hour of xbox or canoe trip. Kids also get to collect over 200 monsters by completing chore

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An API & mobile platform to power more meaningful communications in a digital world. Featured in WSJ, TIME, Mashable, BBC & PSFK, lettrs provides mobile to cloud to postal letter experiences for people & businesses. “The Correspondence Cloud.”




SupportLocal is changing the way people discover local businesses by improving upon the greatest factor in making life’s daily decisions – word of mouth. It enables people to give and get business recommendations from the people they know and trust.

Facebook | Crunchbase | AngelList


Stremor Corp

Having built the world’s most advanced language heuristics engine, Stremor has tools for mining the Internet, understanding text or speech from users, and dramatically improving voice interfaces for apps and devices.




Scopely works with its partners to co-develop games that leverage its technology, distribution& monetization. Its games have all been Top-5 on the App Store,and its most recent game, “Mini Golf MatchUp,” was #1 in 28 countries 8 hours after it launched.

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Willis Collaborative

Willis Collaborative helps businesses understand the current communications landscape and determine what to say (story/narrative), how to say it (content types), where and when to say it (owned/earned/paid), and then help them listen to see who cares most (analytics).



Founded in January 2013 in San Francisco, California, CARMAnation is a peer-to-peer rental community that is making parking more convenient and affordable. We allow you to list your spot for free, and offer it to fellow drivers.

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