Foundation Medicine technology helped doctors make treatment decisions for more than 5,000 patients with cancer based on tumor-specific DNA changes.
SynapDx conducted the world’s largest diagnostic study of its kind to help doctors identify children with autism earlier.
Uber created new jobs worldwide and made 62 cities more accessible by connecting riders to drivers through their apps.
Openbay filled underutilized auto repair shops in 40 states by matching vehicle owners with trusted professional mechanics.
Nest Learning Thermostats have saved enough energy to power more than 1.3 million homes for a month.
Cool Planet Energy Systems uses beetle-killed wood to produce biofuels and soil-enhancing biochar. In field trials this biochar increased crop yield by 60%.
AngelList helped young companies raise $125 million in 2013.
OnDeck helped 20,000 small businesses grow by providing access to more than $750 million in loans.
ZenPayroll is processing $240 million in payroll, allowing business owners to focus on critical responsibilities instead of the back office.
Gyft digitized $25M plastic gift cards, improving the gifting experience for consumers and retailers.
CustomMade makers received project requests from 50,000 consumers, including orders for 2,000 custom engagement rings.