Irish Tech Startup's
There is a lot of tech startup fever of late and there are a lot of startup's on our emerald isle. Lately I've been dipping my head into the scene and thought I would share with ya some of the interesting companies around the country.
Some of these have been around longer than others but they still form part of the crowd. Anyway here are some details and links to various tech startup's
Rococo is a leading provider of Proximity software. Their Bluetooth Software for Java is has been deployed on over 200 Million mobile handsets worldwide. They have developed a proximity platform, LocalSocial, which uses WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC and other short-range wireless technologies to detect physical proximity between people, businesses and devices. It is used to enable smarter interactions between businesses or people who are near to each other.
Blueface is a complete IP communications provider offering all the 'standard' services but also their own call conferencing service, complete online account management, a Go Mobile application, international phone numbers and the flexibility of being able to access their service from anywhere in the world.
Brite:Bill helps postal companies address falling revenues in their traditional markets by providing a Digital Mail Presentment Platform enabling the launch of digital mail to consumers and a host of ancillary services. These move the relationship between postal organisations, consumers and businesses into the digital age and in so doing drive new revenue opportunities for the postal agencies.
Datahug allows sales, business development and account executives to leverage existing relationships within your organisation. Achieve warmer introductions with potential clients, retain existing accounts, and develop key business partner relationships.
Dediserve delivers a low cost, infrastructure as a service (IAAS) cloud platform for secure, compliant IT services and applications. They are focussed on empowering small business in leveraging cloud technology to reduce costs, increase productivity and drive efficiency.
Handsfree now means more than calls. Create reminders, send texts, listen to and send email, and access your favorite 3rd party services - all while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road.
EventElephant is a self service online event registration product that makes it simple for anyone to organise any type of event online with a complete ‘Set Up to Sign Up’ registration system. The site solves critical issues for event organisers like reducing costs, maximising time and generally being more efficient. EventElephant not only transforms attendee management for organisers of every event type, it also makes a huge difference to their bottom lines.
FeedHenry offers cloud-based Mobile Application Platform solutions that enable the development, deployment, integration and management of secure mobile apps for business and enterprise markets. The subscription-based Mobile Application Platform allows apps to be developed in standard web technologies (HTML5, JS, CSS) and deployed across all major mobile devices with a single click.
Getitkeepit.com allows users to view and manage all your service providers accounts in one place. When you setup an account you see all your bills for your phone, electricity, heating and pay them all from one account making managing your bills even easier.
HeyStaks is the new one-stop mobile social search solution, combining the best community and search engine recommendations to get you more personalized and relevant results, fast.
Hit the Road shows you how to get between any two points in Dublin City, using a smart combination of Dublin Bus, Luas and DART routes.
Mindhives is Ireland’s online marketplace connecting people who need lessons with those who give them, from grinds to guitar instruction, tennis to kite surfing lessons. Instructors from all backgrounds, professional to hobbiest, can list their services in the Mindhives marketplace, making it easy for visitors to find appropriate tutors, instructors and coaches by searching for specific lessons in their area.
Plendi allows its users to easily track their expenses. The user simply takes a photo of their receipt where its stored on a secure server. Next Plendi's staff enter the data on each receipt to plendi.com where users can check all their expenses and export their complete records.
Founded in 2010 by John Ryan & Tim Walsh, Point the Way was a winner of LaunchPad, an entrepreneurial accelerator programme for startups facilitated by the National Digital Research Centre (NDRC). During this period we also received a nomination for a World Summit Award in the mobile category.
iOS Developer & Publisher. Makers of AlphaBattle, Movie Challenge, Music Challenge & The Inquizitor Engine for iPhone, iPod touch & iPad.
scrazzl is a social discovery platform for research materials. The company develops online tools that help scientists to make better decisions about research products and quickly find and connect with experts to solve technical problems.
Storyful was founded by journalists who wanted to separate the news from the noise of the real-time web. We set out to discover the smartest conversations about world events and raise up the authentic voices on the big stories. Storyful.com is a place to share with stories with people who want to listen.
Tethras makes it easy to get your app content and marketing text localized by professional translators in over 40 languages.
Worky.com as a place for you to promote your working life, a place to network with other like-minded people and a place to find a job or be headhunted (if you're looking for a job, that is) Worky is about much more than job search, its for job seekers and non job seekers alike, for freelancers, entrepreneurs and small business owners... basically it's for anyone who wants to promote their work profile online to potential contacts, clients, customers and more.
ZAPA is the an E-wallet for your phone. It uses a ZAPA TAG, its a nifty little sticker that attaches to your mobile phone. It stores the loyalty points you’ve earned in all your favourite shops, bars, cafes and more!
01 Mar 2012