Brothers Jonathan and Daniel Yaffe have always loved to travel and they’ve done a lot of it, so it’s natural that their new startup, AnyRoad, is focused on a previously untapped corner of the travel industry–bringing the independent tour guides of the world online.
Now that the SFIFF has wrapped up, it’s time to take a closer look at the Presidio-based startup epoch, which developed the iOS app used by filmgoers to preview trailers of dozens of films at the festival.
It’s commonplace in the world of startups to hear of a team “pivoting,” i.e., changing direction, usually based on user data. That’s exactly what SF-based Deal Décorhas just done, as it's rebranded as Joy & Revelry.
The San Francisco International Film Festival is underway for the 56th straight year, but there’s something new from a technology angle this year– an iOS app developed by a Presidio-based startup, epoch.
When Lovely, a free apartment search platform based in San Francisco, wanted to test its service in beta in 2011, it found two willing local partners (Twitter and Square) happy to provide some testers.