April 6, 2016
Phoodieur: A Picture’s Worth 1,000 Reviews
Have you ever had a tough time finding a good restaurant? Instead of sifting through thousands of online reviews on traditional platforms like Yelp or Google, you may want to start your next search at Phoodieur: a visual media platform that turns your mobile device or web browser into a fly on the wall at the best restaurants in the world. Phoodieur helps users to evaluate restaurants by showcasing photos of the different dishes offered on the menu and the ambiance they can expect when dining there. With Phoodieur, you can also access traditional user reviews, pricing data, restaurant operating information, and much more. All information is uploaded by customers or restaurants to give you a full understanding of which restaurants look the most appetizing!
March 2, 2016
Hyphen Connect: How Networking Will Never Be the Same
Say hello to Hyphen Connect: an app described simply as “networking revolutionized.” Hyphen Connect uses location-based technology to pair you with people in your area who have experiences similar to your own based on college attended, job, and clubs. Once you select someone you’d like to chat with, you can message that person within the app to set up a time and place to chat. Hyphen Connect was founded by Alastair Chang (’17), David He (’16), Zhongyuan (Ma) Ma (’17), and Guandao Yang (’18) to help aspiring professionals take a simpler approach to networking.
November 20, 2015
Julian Moraes (’18) and the Hyperloop
In 2013, SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced his wildest idea yet: the Hyperloop. Musk envisioned the Hyperloop as a fifth transportation system that could get you from Cornell’s campus to see your favorite artist at Madison Square Garden in under thirty minutes. While for many of us, this seems like technology fit for science fiction novels, it’s becoming increasingly real for one group of Cornell students.
June 2, 2015
Startup Profile: inTouch
Below are comments from Moonyoung (Mark) Lee ECE ’15, Co-Founder of inTouch: inTouch Technologies Inc develops hardware solutions that provide decentralized communication to provide connectivity in places where there are no cellular coverage. InTouch was […]
April 23, 2015
ProducePay: Revolutionizing Produce Financing
Pablo Borquez was born into a farming family in Mexico. For generations, his family has worked in the industry and Pablo has always had a passion for it. When he was 23 he went to […]
February 25, 2015
Shark Tank Winner: FloraPulse – Michael Santiago MechE PhD
Below are comments from Michael Santiago: Who is the executive team of FloraPulse? FloraPulse has one student (myself) and two Cornell faculty who are scientific advisors. Michael Santiago (CEO/CTO) Abraham D. Stroock (scientific advisor) Alan […]
February 20, 2015
Shark Tank Profile: Produce Pay – Pablo Borquez Schwarzbeck, MBA ’15
Below are comments from Pablo Schwarzbeck: 1. Who is on Produce Pay‘s executive team and how many other students are on the whole team? CEO: Pablo Borquez Schwarzbeck, MBA 2015 Additionally, Produce Pay has two […]
November 12, 2014
CUSummit Q&A: From Acorn to Cancer Diagnostics, Meet Student Entrepreneur Gabriel Otte ’11!
When I first met Gabriel at the Entrepreneurship Summit, I was first taken aback at how much experience he had, especially as a student. Gabe covered a range of interesting topics and offered a number of valuable advice […]
April 13, 2014
SoundSpace is Making Sound Tangible
Sound is tangible. Such is the premise of Ray Li (’14)’s latest venture into entrepreneurship with SoundSpace—a gestural music interface that has the potential to revolutionize the world of electronic music. SoundSpace’s interface consists of several motion-based […]
February 11, 2014
CityRaven – Valeri Tsanev
http://www.cityraven.com Cornellians on Board: Unfortunately it is only me [Valeri Tsanev]. My team is composed of 2 developers and a top 2% real estate agent in NYC but none of them are Cornellians. I would […]
February 3, 2014
Shark Tank Profile: Saund
Saund – Shark Tank Pitch Comments from Saund: Who is on the executive team and how many other students are on the whole team? Founder: Kelsey Kruse BS ECE ’16 Executive Team: Vitchyr Pong […]