One of our favorite teams from a Startl Design Boost, MotionMath, has just introduced a new math game that lets 3- to 7-year-olds play with numbers: Hungry Guppy! With a mix of dots and numbers, this “prequel” to their hit game Hungry Fish helps preschool and early elementary school children understand basic addition and numbers. You can now download Hungry Guppy for your [...]
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As reported at Gigaom, MindSnacks – a Startl portolio company – has raised $6.5 million from Sequoia Capital. The new infusion of cash will allow the fabulous team (our opinion) at MindSnacks to add to their list of popular language and SAT prep iPhone games. From Gigaom – The MindSnacks Learn Spanish app currently ranks [...]
Voxy, a Startl Design Boost alum, was named in a list of 5 Startups Transforming Online Education by Zev Gotkin at Mashable. Along with Voxy were companies we’ve talked about here from 2tor who partners with universities to help build and market online degree programs to Udemy, a platform allowing anyone to build online courses. [...]
Toontastic - a Startl Design Boost company - was added to the iTunes App Store Rewind by Apple as one of the five best education apps of the year! Congratulations to Toontastic for being named one of “5 Best Apps” for iPad Education in Apple’s 2011 Rewind. If you haven’t played with Toontastic yet, what are you waiting for? It’s [...]
Project NOAH – a Startl Design Boost company – continues to grow allowing citizen scientists to explore and document wildlife. The collective efforts of Project Noah members has helped scientists with ongoing research, local and national initiatives and made smartphones a key tool in nature. Learn more about Project Noah on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/projectnoah and download the app [...]
See the new features that the Launchpad Toys team (Startl Boost Alumni) announced for Toontastic, their fantastic iPad app letting kids create great stories and cartoons.
Startl is pleased to announce that MindSnacks has raised $1.2 million in funding
A quick video from a Design Boost Alumni team “The Stickery” with a video with ringing endorsements of their latest app.
A recap of our 4-day, intense Mobile Design Boost – lots of learning, laughing, sweat, anxiety and prizes at the end!
Startl is pleased to announce the ten teams selected to participated in our November Mobile Design Boost to be held in San Francisco November 11-14, 2010.