Map of the local innovation industry.
Meet some of the best and newest startups based in Washington DC.
Dev agency for API-driven startups.
Create flexible data endpoints, abstract the boring stuff & focus on buiding your app.
Mint for microfinance beneficiarires
A financial literacy and accounting tool to help micro-borrowers manage their business & personal finances and improve their financial literacy. Lending institutions receive data allowing them to predict likelihood of repayment and manage portfolio volatility.
Tools for Main Street
Early stage. Quietly and actively building, testing and learning. More soon... Creating solutions to improve the Main Street economy -- working to solve challenges for the owners and operators of businesses and the organizations and stakeholders that support ...
A file server in the cloud where security comes first
FolderGrid Encrypted File Servers provide online storage, file sharing and folder syncing as a highly-secured HIPAA compliant cloud-based service. Our three founders (Drew Ladner, Danny Fein, & Eric Simmerman) formed GridSwift in late 2011 to deliver IaaS solutions ...
Biometric Credit Bureau for Microfinance Lenders
We are designing the LumiKnow mobile app to deliver reliable credit information to microfinance lenders. The app captures the borrower's biometric using a smartphone's built in camera, analyzes the image, and uses the biometric to drive a database search that guarantees ...
Bridge loans for top domestic & international students in the US to complete college
MPOWER removes financial barriers to higher education in the US by providing bridge loans to financially underserved students enrolled full-time at accredited institutions. Loans are either 3 or 10-year, fixed rate, and range between $2,000 and $25,000. MPOWER ...
Votera is the easiest way to find, follow, and fund political campaigns
Prometheus Holding Corporation develops SaaS platform solutions for niche markets. Our first product, Votera, is the easiest way to find, follow, and fund political campaigns. Votera will be released in a limited beta in the summer of 2014.
Connecting impact investors with startups.
WeSparkt ceased operations in 2013. Thanks all for the support! WeSparkt connects impact investors with startups. Investors looking to do good with their money while earning financial returns struggle to find meaningful impact investing opportunities. WeSparkt ...
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We search the best weekend and long-haul flight deals so you can book before everyone else.
Lifting the power of the receipt.
Remember the paper receipt? Not for long. We are partnering with merchants to get your receipts sent straight to the cloud. Available when you want it, gone when you don't. You spend, we organize. You can login for intrinsic financial clarity, anywhere anytime. ...
Stockato develops tools that help making better investment decisions.
Stockato develops tools that help making better investment decisions. The Problem: It’s hard for non-professional investors to discover and compare the best available investment options. The Solution: Stockato developed a classification technology that allows ...