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Andy Ryan

Media Lab spinoff companies

Well over 150 companies have been started by Media Lab alumni, research staff, and faculty members. Below is a listing of many of these spinoffs.  

12Labs
Adieu
Advanced Diamond Solutions Inc.
Affectiva
Allurent
Ambient Devices
Amino Labs
Art Technology Group, Inc.
Ashametrics
Atelion Health
Athena Wisdom
AWare Technologies
Barter
BCT Partners
Behavio
beingmeta
BiOM, Inc.
Bionolux
Bluefin Labs (acquired by Twitter)
Bodega Algae
Bridge International Academies
Build Empathy
BuzzFeed
Canidu
Cardiio
Catalia Health
Caveo
CellBazaar
Changing Environments
Charmed Technology
Clubhouse Network 
Cogito Health
Creative Good
Crowd Supply
Datawheel
Design that Matters
Diffraction Ltd. 
Dimagi, Inc.
DIVA
dMetrics
EAR Studio
The Echo Nest (acquired by Spotify)
E Ink Corporation
Elance, Inc.
Ember Corporation
Empathyx, Inc.
Empatica
Epidemico
Eski Studio
EyeNetra
Fathom Information Design
Firefly Network, Inc.
Firetide Inc.
First Mile Solutions
12Labs
Flat Black Films
Flirq
Formlabs
Frictionless Commerce
GenArts, Inc.
General Sensing
Giant Otter Technologies
Gingerd
Glassy Media
Graffectivity
Graviky Labs
Groundhog Technologies
HAMAMA
Harmonix
Harmony Line, Inc.
Here2Shop
Holosonic Research Labs, Inc.
HomePortfolio
Humanyze
iClub
Immersion Music
Innerscope Research
International Fashion Machines
Intuitive Automata Inc.
Jana
Ka-Zam, Inc.
Kendall Research
Koko
Kovio, Inc.
Learning Beautiful
Learning Unlimited
Lendbuzz
Liti Holographics
littleBits
LTU Technologies
Lumii
Luminoso
Lyric Semiconductor, Inc.
M2S
Makani Power
MaMaMedia Inc.
MessageMachines
Method Software, Inc.
MetroSpark
MindRider
MobGeek
Motus Games
Move38
mPath
Nanda Home
Nearlife
nevershopalone
Newton Research Labs, Inc.
NWC 
NYC Wireless
Oblong Industries
One Laptop per Child
Open Ratings Inc.
Optimus Ride
Ori
Otherlab
Peddl
Peepol.tv
Pixels.io
Pix Mob
Playful Invention Company
Pocketscience
Potion Design
RadioSherpa (acquired by RadioTime)
Raw Diamond Inc.
reQall
Resonon
Runaway Technology, Inc.
Salient Stills
Saybot
Seamless Toy Company
SensAble Technologies
Sense Networks
Sensing Places
Sifteo (acquired by 3D Robotics)
Slife Labs
Small Design Firm Inc.
Sold (acquired by Dropbox)
Sourcemap
SproutsIO
SQUID Labs
StorySense Computing LLC
Sugar Labs
Supermechanical
Swim Interaction Design Studio LLC
Synthesis Studios
T+1
TagSense
ThingMagic
Thinking Pictures Inc.
Tulip
Twine Health
United Villages, Inc.
Velti
Viisage
Virage
Vitality
Vivo Software, Inc.
WattzOn
Wave Arts, Inc.
Way Systems
The Writing Faculty
Yoboto
Zebra Imaging, Inc.
Zigelbaum + Coelho

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