Check out some of the best Irish startups attending the WebSummit this year.
Globehook – It’s time for a change – make recruitment easy
Globehook have created a new online matching system for recruiter and job seeker that works without clutter and with only essential and meaningful keyword use. But that’s not all. Other features include: Job seekers are given the privacy, tools and respect that they need and deserve. Employers are charged a price that they can afford for every kind of job
Wripl – Our vision is to create a personalized digital experience anywhere
Wripl is a WordPress plug-in that suggests personalized recommendations of ‘what to read next’ for your readers. Wripl allows you to provide a way for your blog readers to get accurate and timely recommendations on what to read next from your blog, based on the content they typically like to read.
Travel buddy – You must have a travel companion
Travel buddy gives you an easy way to find the best excursions where ever you are, with their easy to use website user can find events near them and plan their trip accordingly, very useful.
Chillicam – 24/7 cloud surveillance at your fingertips
Chillcam allows users to store their CCTV footage in the cloud. You can monitor your home or office 24/7 anywhere in the world.
BullorBear – The social betting app where you can bet on well… Anything
BullorBear is a gaming and betting platform. Friends can connect and bet with each other. BullorBear currently offers 2 products:
- AnyBet, a mobile app where you can bet on anything
- BullorBear Leagues, a game of predictions where you compete against your friends to win the big prize
Speaktalkchat.com – Speak about your interests, talk your language, chat together
A social chatting tool which allows users to video chat or chat together based on their shared interests and shared languages. SpeakTalkChat has a special interest in endangered, minority and regional languages. Really cool idea!
Temptstar – Celebrate spontaneity
Temptstar gives users the opportunities to save when eating out. The app gives users two options, Reserve: Receive confirmation, show-up and save and Instant offers: Arrive at venue, click offer, show offer page. Excellent app and a great money saver.
Tweakaboo – Because every moment matters
Tweakaboo makes it easy for you to record and share your child’s life story – privately! With Tweakaboo, you can record and share milestones, archive school projects, and use your iPhone to keep a diary of your baby. Cuteness overload!
Hoolux – Now you know who looks!
Hoolux is an innovative Digital Out of Home (DOOH) Advertising Solution. Hoolux provides measurable and targeted advertising, tailored to clients marketing specifications. Also they have a great video on their homepage!
Viddyad – Yes that’s us! We’re the platform, you’re the producer.
Viddyad is an easy to use, automated video ad creation platform that lets businesses create their own professional video ads in minutes. With access to millions of royalty-free stock images and videos, businesses no longer require their own footage to produce a promotional ad.
‘We’re the platform, you’re the producer’
- WebSummit 2013: 4 Startups to watch (viddyad.com)
- Video ads made by Viddyad customers (viddyad.com)
- Celebrating Tech Globally (websummit.net)
- FaceTime versus Fring: iPhone 4 video chat throwdown (reviews.cnet.com)
- Kill mobile ads with Adblock Plus for Android (reviews.cnet.com)
- Some Viddyad Slideshares (viddyad.com)
- Last call for entries for the 2013 ESB Spark of Genius Award (websummit.net)