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Welcome to the World of Interactive Shows, Live on Your Phone, with Tally

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. Inspiration strikes in unexpected places. For Alex Au, that place was a viewing party for reality television show, […]

Introducing Polycade: The Retro Arcade of the Future

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. Any child of the 1980s will remember a time when video games were social events. The arcade. The […]

Meet the Entrepreneur Revolutionizing Toys by Blending Physical and Digital Play

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. Yuting Su wants engaging, educational toys for her two-and-a-half-year-old son, Owen. There’s no doubt that touchscreens will be […]

Augmented Reality Made Easy: Welcome to the Age of wiARframe

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. Jeremiah Alexander is a self-proclaimed Sci-Fi geek. As a kid, he eagerly read as many Arthur C. Clarke […]

Messaging Meets Payments with alive5

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. It’s what startup leaders dream about — an acquisition offer. After a year-and-a-half spent creating software that enables […]

Pium: A Personalized Home Scent Experience

This series highlights each company in the 2018 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The program kicked off in July and includes 10 companies from around the world building media, entertainment and connectivity companies. Winters in Ithaca, New York can be notoriously brutal. It’s cold. It’s snowy. It can make you depressed […]