Introducing the 2012 Global Startup Battle Finalists
From Startup Weekend's Headquarters, Seattle, WA After an intense 54 hours + extra 24 hours to complete their pitch videos, GSB teams were finally able to rest and let their work speak for itself. Global voting concluded at midnight on November 27th 2012, and we’re proud to announce the 15 semi-finalists for the world’s largest startup competition organized by the Startup Weekend community! Teams are listed in no particular order.
- SmartWard London, UK: Smartward is a cross-platform, task-management app, which improves communication and reduces human error in hospitals.
- Xiiik Prishtina, Kosovo: 3D games with detailed design, amazing stories, cross-platform support and lots of fun.
- Beethoven Morelia, Mexico: Revolutionary educational platform that allows deaf kids to learn sign language supported by interactive content.
- LEBTOP Hyderabad, India: Spoken English taught by the people, for the people. Connecting callers to enable conversations.
- Yalla Nazareth, Israel: Meet up with friends, engage with new people and discover new places in your area.
- Camboo Cordoba, Argentina: Camboo optimizes the company’s recruitment process by providing a pre-interview video-screening tool. camboo.co
- Infinit Closet Bangkok, Thailand: Dream of a world where closets are bigger! Infinit Closet let you borrow from friends and find matched recommendations from sponsors.
- SENSEINOTE Tokyo, Japan: SENSEINOTE is a service to solve Japanese teacher’s problems. It allows teachers to share their tips about creating a resume, lifestyle and career guidance. Senseinote will be the flashlight to enlighten Japanese Education.
- RapidBoard Chisinau, Moldova: RapidBoard.net – Real-Time Collaborative Platform for Designers and Creative Agencies.
- KissQuest Texas, USA: A new dating game built in the ‘data age’. Dating is now fun!
- Project Policy Cambridge, UK: Project Policy is an online, intuitive tool to help the world make sense of policy.
- Fuelzee Orlando, USA: Buying gas sucks, but Fuelzee makes it better.
- Bounce Tangerine Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: Bounce Tangerine community gets rewarded while easily finding and recommending ideal spots for every taste.
- Groupnotes Toronto, Canada: Vote Canada! Groupnotes saves you time collaborating by annotating the web for others to see.
- Masscota Bogota, Colombia: Identification system for pets traceability