Rubicon Global – less trash for landfill

App disrupts system that makes it pay for haulers to fill sites

Stratajet

Stratajet: private jet hire made simple

App automates complicated process of selecting routes and prices

Double Robotics

Double Robotic: enhanced telepresence

New $3,000 robot aims to reduce disadvantages of remote workers

An automated expert eye

Tractable’s algorithms enable affordable and accurate inspections

Amy

Amy, the virtual scheduler

Software that can find a time and place to meet

'Pump and ship' beats 'pump and dump': Milk Stork's refrigerated delivery service
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Breastfeeding by mail

Milk Stork lets mothers send milk home from work trips for $99

Co working

Co-working around the world

Coworker.com allows globe-trotting entrepreneurs to find desks

Zenefits

Zenefits stretches ‘freemium’ model

Silicon Valley start-up hooks customers with free software

Better pecs with Periscope

Fitness trainers are using the livestreaming app to run classes

GE Digital Power Plant
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GE’s ‘app store’ for industry

Independent developers can add their ideas to technology platform

Nymi wristband aims to kill off passwords

Wearable tech uses electrocardiograms to verify user’s identity

Hoxton Analytics: Counting footfall

Start-up films shoes as part of in-store surveillance

Rise-To: job candidates’ soft skills

Website aims to help small companies identify personality traits

Signal Media: Cutting out internet din

Data and linguistics specialists help find relevant information

Custom flat-pack furniture

Polish start-up lets users visualise shelving combinations

Dice: freeing fans from gig fees

Start-up says it will find another way to make money when bigger

Karmagenes: gene test for ‘personality’

Kit taps into idea with consumer appeal but is also controversial

Lexoo: a digital marketplace of lawyers

Website aims to match lawyers with a brief at a discount

Automatic: an app store for drivers

Easy information about a driver’s car and driving habits

Seenit: collecting crowdsourced video

London start-up helps brands get public content

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