Divaqua Brings Water Treatment Technology from Lab to Industry

Divaqua brings cutting-edge technology from lab to industry Divaqua Technologies (“Divaqua”) is an MIT startup integrating polymeric materials to improve wastewater treatment processes with a higher performing, safer, and more cost-effective solution. A member of the 2017 Delta V cohort, Divaqua is dedicated to commercializing cutting-edge MIT polymeric material research by launching pilot programs with industrial…

Synapse AI Makes Airport Security Faster, More Secure

Synapse AI Makes Airport Security Faster, More Secure   What’s Wrong with Airport Security? Airport screenings are frighteningly far from perfect today. Scores of tests over the last few years by the Department of Homeland Security have demonstrated that the TSA fails to detect 95% of all contraband (including weapons and drugs) that go through…

NeuroFlow Uses Metrics to Improve Mental Health

NeuroFlow Uses Metrics to Improve Mental Health Co-founded by a Wharton MBA and a Penn Bioengineer, NeuroFlow quantifies patient stress, relaxation, and engagement in mental health treatment.   A Personal Mission On average, 20 veterans commit suicide every day. As a platoon leader in the US Army, NeuroFlow CEO Chris Molaro saw firsthand the mental toll…

Beyond One’s Project Apogee Shakes up AR Gaming Scene

Beyond One’s Project Apogee Shakes up AR Gaming Scene    Project Apogee Beyond One, an augmented reality startup, is redefining AR games and the MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) industry. Overlaying virtual monsters and environments with the user’s real world, Project Apogee is the latest project of Beyond One. Project Apogee is the internal…

Couch Startup Burrow Reaches $7 Million Annual Run Rate

Couch Startup Burrow Reaches $7 M Annual Run Rate   Burrow sells and delivers high quality, affordable couches. Earlier this month, the team made some significant changes — expanding its showrooms, introducing new products, and bringing manufacturing back to the good old United States. I sat down with co-founders Stephen Kuhl and Kabeer Chopra, both 2017 Wharton MBA grads, to discuss…

Enigma is solving scalable privacy for blockchains

Enigma is solving scalable privacy for blockchains Enigma is a company building technology for the blockchain space, including a privacy protocol and crypto trading platform. Blockchain (the technology responsible for the cryptocurrency craze) is transforming the way companies and individuals transact by removing third-party intermediaries and recording transactions on a distributed ledger verified by a…

DNVB Startup Harper Wilde Taking B.S. Out of Bra Shopping

DNVB Startup Harper Wilde Taking B.S. Out of Bra Shopping   Harper Wilde is a direct to consumer bra startup. As Harper Wilde sees it, today’s largest bra brand — Victoria’s Secret — no longer resonates with the modern woman. It believes that Victoria’s Secret is oversexualized and markets an everyday women’s product to men. Harper Wilde’s goal is to…