India’s EnviGreen company created a process for producing ‘plastic’ bags made from edible, organic food products that can biodegrade in less than a day.
DusuPay is an African mobile payment infrastructure that integrates services across Africa to allow businesses operating there to collect payments more simply.
Traffic management company Orange Traffic provided more than 100 sensors used near major thoroughfares to gather data on volume and speed of vehicles.
London’s PLP Architecture firm unveiled its plan for a city CarTube system that would move traffic off the streets and below the ground.
Created by Plan International and Crowdspot, the Free To Be project asked women to map the city locations where they feel safe or unsafe.
Videopath is a Berlin based startup that allows videographers to embed contextual information and calls to action directly into the player.
French startup Biomodex produces realistic, patient-specific organ replicas that allow surgeons to practice tricky procedures and try different surgical options.
INSTO is a platform allowing anyone to set up unique scheduled payment plans for purchases or recurring services.
Dutch National Ballet presents Night Fall, the world’s first ballet choreographed for Virtual Reality.
The invite-only Android app Crushh reviews texts and call histories to determine how strong a relationship is and how it may have changed over time.
AI programme, Aiden, helps digital marketers make more efficient use of their budget by making suggestions based on data analysis.
South Korean beauty brand Innisfree introduced color-coded shopping baskets for customers to indicate whether or not they want to speak to a salesperson.
Mood-mapping technology used to provide an accurate assessment of a person’s emotional state and suggest the optimum meal for them to order.
A new platform allows those consuming news to be inside the story through VR simulation.
LingoZING, a language learning app, provides a comic book library of titles in various languages, with users able to test their pronunciation through listening and recording.
Bespoke travel experts Black Tomato introduce their latest service, Blink, for accommodation, location, amenities and adventures unique to each trip.
The University of Wisconsin Green Bay has begun letting prospective students know they have been accepted using Snapchat.
Speech Central is an app that uses text to speech technology to allow users to use the internet and read online, handsfree.
The Bachir Mentouri clinic in Constantine, Algeria, has introduced the country’s first rehabilitation program for compulsive users of the internet.
Emotibot combines deep-learning AI, image and text-based recognition software to offer an open-source API for more emotionally aware chatbots.
Kang Health is an Israel-based startup that is using AI combined with patient information to offer more accurate online diagnoses.
Development company created the VRidge software and app to stream virtual reality games from a computer to a smartphone.