Google Announces The Next Six Startups In Their Launchpad Accelerator
6 more Indian startups are headed to San Francisco to take part in the next installment of the web giants “Google LaunchPad Accelerator”. This is an all inclusive, live, work, play acceleraor that runs for six months beginning June 17th.
To date 26 startups have benefited from Google’s unique program that allows startups to mentor under the same roof as Googlers working to run the daily business. The LaunhPad space is in Google’s San Francisco office and not at the Googleplex just down the road in Mountain View.
The LaunchPad programs also links startups in the program to other area tech companies like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
Technewsinc.com reported on the 6 new startups:
Edge networks: It is a Bengaluru based tech startup founded in 2012. It also makes use of AI and data science for analysing job descriptions and offer a ranked set of people for the job.
Fast Filmz: The startup was found by Karam Malhotra. It focuses on mobile video. They use the compression technology by V-Nova. The tech startup focuses on regional movies. They are hoping to shift to mainstream movies if Google monitors their works and helps them with advanced technology.
IndiaLends: This is a Delhi based fintech startup which offers an online platform for different services like the personal loans, installment loans, unsecured loans and also credit cards.
RecipeBook: This is a recipe discovery app. It will let the users find recipes of different dishes, and it also contains guides on how to cook them. This is a Kochi based tech startup which focuses on using AI, image recognition facilities and also the natural language processing. This makes it easy for users to get different recipes and know how to cook them.
RailYatri: IIT graduates founded the tech startup in 2011. It is a big data platform that uses the crowd-sourced content in helping the long distance travelers. This app will offer you all the detailed information on the status of trains, the seat reservation and also the availability of seats.
SigTuple: This is a data-driven intelligence platform which offers healthcare management. It will provide you with different diagnosis and solutions for diseases with AI-powered analysis and visual medical data. The startup was founded in 2015.