Patrons acts as a matchmaker between touring musicians with free time and companies with free meals and haircuts to offer.
The Valedo is the latest wearable healthcare offering to gamify exercise — this time, for back-pain sufferers.
Ginger.io has launched a grant-funded project to treat patients in Utah, the most depressed state in America .
UK startup Planned Departure helps protect digital legacies, securely storing digital currencies and online assets for loved ones or nonprofits named in the will.
Dudr is a gamified social photo app that encourages groups of friends or guests to take 24 snaps over 24 hours, with the results collected in a shared photo stream.
Lumoid now rent out cutting edge wearables for free, so consumers can try them out before they buy them.
Personal Robot, the latest humanoid AI device from Robotbase, adds autonomous navigation and emotion recognition to its long list of helpful capabilities.
Two more indie computer games build on the promise of beautiful, educational gaming.
3Space has partnered with Barclays Bank to create free community spaces in their disused properties around the UK.
Pplkpr is an app, synched to a wearable device, which monitors users’ responses to their acquaintances and acts on their behalf.
In Spain, Omni Brain Lab have developed the Owl — a smart device which enhances and monitors customers’ purchasing experiences.
“Replace the Face” brings viewers together to watch an evocative music video — and provides a space to talk about it afterwards.
Best selling author James Patterson has released 1000 self-destructing digital copies of his latest thriller, which vanish after 24 hours.
Sprayable Sleep is a skin spray that claims to send users into a slumber within an hour, without the side effects of typical sleeping pills.
Veniam turns moving vehicles into WiFi hotspots which can connect to each other and the cloud.
In San Francisco, Powertree Services enable apartments to offer EV charging and solar power at no extra cost to building owners.
The platform #charity enables IT professionals to donate their time and tech skills to nonprofits, saving those organizations much needed funds.
Pittsburgh-based Another Mother takes on basic tasks for busy young people.
Bitsbox is a subscription service that gives kids a choice of fun app projects to create each month.
Customers can text local businesses for free with social messaging platform
Be My Eyes enables sighted volunteers around the world to provide assistance to blind people via an in-app live video connection.
Ready made two story units can fill derelict sites temporarily — housing Amsterdam’s young graduates at an affordable rate.