A revolutionary smartphone accessory that empowers users to quit vapingCurrent legislation prevents manufacturers from making fundamental design changes to their vaporizers without FDA approval. Due to this obstruction, vaping companies have been unable to release devices that monitor. This absence has created a void of behavioral data for advertisers, researchers, health and human services, insurance, and manufacturers. In response, FLUUX has created a solution that leverages analytics, technology, and doctor expertise to help empower users to quit.For a solution to catch on with our target market, we knew that we needed a trojan horse - something that could give them the resources to quit without being combative. Our solution is FLUUX.This smartphone case solves two major issues that eve... [Read More]
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A Forbes 30U30 and Grist 50 Honoree. Manning founded Electriq Power, an energy storage and energy management solutions company that is thriving, having just closed a deal for Panasonic to white-label its residential energy storage product. Manning has raised over $15M in Capital in his career and generated $30M+ in revenues at his companies.
Stanford GSB/Y-Combinator/StartX Alumni; Barceloux has raised over $65M in financing and generated over $150M+ in revenues. He founded and exited BookRunner, on online marketplace for textbooks, to Chegg as well as successfully exited Axius, a smart-home network monitoring platform, to Domotz and Techmate, an on-demand technical support service, to private equity.
Himanshu Shah is a technology expert whose work has touched millions of people around the world. He is passionate about creating habit-changing products to solve real-world problems. He is the founder of Aethon Labs, a fast-paced, vertically integrated IoT product studio based in San Fransisco. The company using their expertise in hardware and software engineering, helps startups convert their ideas to smart products and bring them to market. Previously, Himanshu worked at Apple as a Software Security Engineer, where he developed several critical cryptography services for mobile platforms. He also led the development of the game-changing FaceID project.Himanshu holds a Masters in Computer Science from Stony Brook University and has held multiple research positions in the areas of Computer Architecture, Compiler research, and Software-defined networking.
Mr. Kurani is a Forbes 30U30 serial entrepreneur. He recently exited Sutro, a smart water sensor company, where he was co-founder and CEO.
Round type: Seed Round size: US $750,000 Minimum investment: US $1,000 Target Minimum: US $300,000 Raised to date: US $25,000 US $0 (under Reg CF only) Security Type: Convertible Note Conversion discount: 20.0% Interest rate: 5.0% Note term: 24 months
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