StartR Teams - Class of Spring 2014


Water scarcity is a real and present global crisis. AquaDx is developing technology that will enable data-driven smart solution to water conservation. AquaDx combines a mobile app for performing efficient water audits with data visualization and data mining. AquaDx will incentivize commercial and industrial water users to conserve water by identifying operational cost savings.


GrollTex is developing a proprietary technology for production of grapheme. Graphene is a flexible and nearly transparent material exhibiting exceptional electrical properties and has unprecedented tensile strength. These properties make graphene an extremely desirable material for integration into electronic devices that have a wide range of applications.


With the technological advancement in the past decade, social media is still greatly lagging in the realm of connectivity. Lychee changes that. The Lychee platform is an extension of users. It evolves with the users and their interests. Instead of mining users’ data, Lychee uses users’ data to optimize users’ interactions with the social world around them.

Michron by Alpine Labs

Alpine Labs makes a product called Michron, a device that plugs into cameras and allows users to take timelapses. It is the first device that truly makes timelapse accessible to the larger public. Previously this kind of technology has been expensive, difficult to use, and it lacked functionality. Michron changes all of this and is positioned to make timelapse as common as videos and photos.


Waya is an networking app for business events.  It is the best tool to maximize your time by knowing where your opportunities are.   With Waya you know who is going to an event, how you are connected and who the best people are to talk to build valuable relationships.

Pet Wireless

Pet Wireless is the maker of Tailio, the world's first pet wellness platform designed for cats. The Tailio platform of pet friendly sensing devices, cloud-based data analytics, and mobile/web apps provides seamless proactive monitoring and insights for pet families that want the best care for their pets.